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1 hr ago | Star Tribune

Franken, McFadden make U.S. Senate race a top-dollar show

Receipts from Franken's strongest GOP opponent, Mike McFadden, are also impressive.

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Related Topix: Representative Rick Nolan, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Al Franken, US Senate, Senator Jerry Moran, Republican

6 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

FDX Alpa Assists in Introduction of Veterans Tricare Choice Act

The FedEx ALPA Legislative Affairs Committee is pleased to announce that the United States Senate has now addressed the inequities of current federal law concerning TRICARE and employer-provided health care.

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Related Topix: Transportation, FedEx, Air Courier, US Politics, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives

10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

There are primaries on three days next week! Here are the top 10 races.

After a breather this Tuesday -- we live and breathe politics but admit it was nice to have a night off -- the campaign kicks back into full gear with a full slate of congressional and gubernatorial races in the next seven days.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, Representative Mike Pompeo, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Huelskamp, Kansas

14 hrs ago | News Max

Gallup: Midterms Look Grim for Democrats

Slightly more Americans identify politically as being Democrats than Republicans, but that isn't enough to overcome voters' major dissatisfaction with President Barack Obama, the economy, and other factors - and could spell a tough time for Democrats at the polls this year, a new Gallup Poll concludes.

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Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, George Bush

19 hrs ago | KICD-AM Spencer

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VETERANS AFFAIRS: Bob Brown, an 87-year-old World War II veteran from Perry Kan., speaks with U.S. Rep. Lynn Jenkins, left, and U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran, right, during their visit to the Colmery-O'Neil Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Friday, June 13, in Topeka, Kan.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, Country, Bob Brown, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, Representative Lynn Jenkins, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Perry, KS

Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Hill

Campaign Overnight: Can Gop keep a perfect Senate primary record?

The National Republican Senatorial Committee has quietly helped its preferred candidates win in a series of primaries this cycle - and it's reserving the right to step into two remaining states, Alaska and Louisiana, where fights still loom.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Representative Steve Daines

The Washington Post

Senate GOP campaign chairman predicts impeachment talk wona t hinder Republicans

National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman Jerry Moran predicted Thursday that talk about impeachment and suing President Obama will not have a negative impact on Republicans in the battle for the U.S. Senate.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, 2012 Presidential Election, US Governors, Sarah Palin, Mitt Romney

Hays Daily News

Medicaid expansion a win-win for Kansas

Health-care facilities large and small are baffled by Gov. Sam Brownback's unwillingness to join 25 other states in accepting federal dollars to expand Medicaid, a program designed to assist low-income and uninsured Kansans.

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Related Topix: Kansas, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Pat Roberts, Healthcare Law, Law, Opinion

The Hill

Comeback bid pushes Tiahrt left

How did a former congressman with a perfect score from several national conservative groups become one of their top targets? That's the question underlying former Rep. Todd Tiahrt's primary challenge against Rep. Mike Pompeo, which has drawn loud opposition from the Club for Growth and Americans for Prosperity, two groups that backed Tiahart in the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Representative Mike Pompeo, Sam Brownback

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Capital-Journal

U.S. House bill directs cell firms to aid missing person cases

A U.S. House committee voted to approve legislation Wednesday requiring cellular telephone companies to collaborate with law enforcement officials nationwide in life-threatening missing person cases.

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Related Topix: Johnson County, KS, US Politics, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Yoder, Pat Roberts

Hays Daily News

Time to replace Huelskamp

The 2020 census is not yet underway, so it is hard to tell what congressional reapportionment will mean for Kansas, and ultimately the number of members of Congress who will represent the state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Huelskamp, Kansas, Opinion

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Washington Times

Robert McDonald confirmed as VA secretary

Mr. McDonald unsurprisingly sailed through his confirmation on a 97-0 vote, after unanimously passing through the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee and receiving words of encouragement and praise from lawmakers on both sides of the aisle.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Thad Cochran

The Wall Street Journal

Club for Growth Attacks Todd Tiahrt After Giving Him 100% Score in 2010

In his last two years in Congress, Kansas Republican Todd Tiahrt voted with the Club for Growth position on legislation 90% of the time in 2009 and 100% of the time in 2010, but that's not enough to spare him the Club's wrath as he seeks to win back his old seat.

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Related Topix: Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mike Pompeo, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, South Carolina

Roll Call

NRSC Chairman: Senate Map Has Expanded to 12 States

National Republican Senatorial Committee Chairman Jerry Moran said Tuesday the GOP's pickup opportunities have expanded to around a dozen states - twice as many as needed to take control of the Senate.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Republican

Roll Call

In Kansas, Conservatives Suffer From Mississippi Hangover

As conservatives reel from a bruising loss in Mississippi, they are looking to the primary in Kansas to knock off an incumbent and salve their wounds.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Pat Roberts, Kansas, Thad Cochran

Roll Call

Ex-Congressman Tacks to Center in GOP Comeback Bid

Tiahrt dressed up as Wyatt Earp as a delegate at the 2012 Republican National Convention.

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Related Topix: Roll Call, Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mike Pompeo, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate

Mon Jul 28, 2014

WVEC-TV Norfolk

Bipartisan deal would add billions for veterans care

Top lawmakers appear to have reached a deal to use $10 billion in emergency money to fund a bipartisan bill that would allow veterans to seek private care if they face long wait lines at Veterans Affairs' facilities.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Jeff Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives, John McCain

Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Vietnam veterans conference Aug. 5-9 in Wichita

The conference, which takes place every two years, is expected to draw hundreds of veterans and their families to Wichita for seminars, meetings and other events.

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Related Topix: Wichita, KS, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Health

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

'Two very different kinds of mindsets' come to fore in Pompeo, Tiahrt race

On a boiling afternoon in downtown Augusta, Mike Pompeo has finally rolled up the sleeves of his white dress shirt and loosened his tie as he visits stores and businesses along State Street.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Mike Pompeo, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Tiahrt, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Kansas, Stafford County, KS

Customer Interaction Solutions

Sen. Moran Moves to Protect Americans' Email Privacy

WASHINGTON, July 25 -- The office of Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., issued the following news release: U.S. Senator Jerry Moran has cosponsored the Electronic Communications Privacy Act Amendments Act , bipartisan legislation to protect the privacy of American citizens online by updating the privacy protections for electronic communications stored by ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Jerry Moran, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Yoder, Tax, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology

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