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58 min ago | Reuters

U.S. Ex-Im Bank backers pin hopes on temporary reauthorization

Business backers of the U.S. Export-Import Bank said on Wednesday they hope the institution's charter will be extended temporarily while Congress hashes out a longer-term reauthorization of the bank, which some lawmakers are bent on closing.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling

5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Romney, McCarthy campaigning in Arkansas

U.S. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy is calling for the Keystone XL pipeline to move forward as he kicks off a series of campaign visits for congressional hopefuls in Arkansas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, North Little Rock, AR

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Farmington Daily Times

Column: An upending of reason in the House

WASHINGTON >> After conservatives brought down House Speaker John Boehner's bill to address the border crisis, the new House Republican leadership team issued a joint statement declaring that President Obama should fix the problem himself.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Virginia Foxx, Immigration Reform, Eric Cantor, Representative Steve Scalise

Star Tribune

Republican Chairman Reince Priebus touts Arkansas' role in GOP fight for control of US Senate

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus touted Arkansas' role Tuesday in the party's fight to take control of the U.S. Senate, as he kicked off a series of visits to the state by national GOP figures over the next week.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Pryor, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Democrat, Arkansas, Arkansas Government

Minot Daily News

Who cares what ideology drives the high-speed train?

In Texas, a private company wants to build a bullet train joining Dallas and Houston.

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Related Topix: California High-Speed Rail, Texas, Texas Government, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Mon Aug 18, 2014

WWTC-AM Eagan

Cantor's Congressional Tenure Ends Today

Today is Eric Cantor's last day as a member of Congress. The former House Majority Leader recently decided not to complete his term after losing a Virginia primary race in June.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Politico

Loving Obamacare - and McCarthy

Nearly 70,000 people in the Central Valley's Kern County have gotten health care coverage this year because of Obamacare.

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Related Topix: Kern County, CA, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Healthcare Law, Law, Representative David Roe, Bakersfield, CA

Wed Aug 13, 2014

The Economist

Driving that train

A CALIFORNIA appeals court handed Jerry Brown, the Democratic governor, a victory earlier this month when it found that the state does not have to prove it knows where all the money for its high-speed rail project will come from as it continues construction.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Jerry Brown, US Governors, California High-Speed Rail, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Ruben Navarrette: Called out for coziness

Last year, at the NAHJ's conference in Anaheim, Calif., the organization's leaders rolled over and allowed one of the panelists – John A. Pérez, then the Democratic speaker of the California Assembly – to exclude Republican political consultant Hector Barajas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Anaheim, CA, Public Relations, Journalism, Hannity, Entertainment, Television

Daily Kos

ID Election 2014: Congressman's Press Secretary: "It's unclear what Labrador will do."

RaAol Rafael Labrador has been the U.S. Representative for Idaho's 1st congressional district since 2011.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Raul Labrador, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Idaho, Eric Cantor, Boise, ID

Insurance Journal West

House Republicans Not Planning to Address Export-Import Bank Reauthorization

Reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import Bank was left off a list of items that the No.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Barack Obama

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Seattle Times

Who cares what ideology drives a high-speed train?

In Texas, a private company wants to build a bullet train joining Dallas and Houston.

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Related Topix: California High-Speed Rail, Texas, Texas Government, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Opinion

Roll Call

McCarthy Sets Up Votes on Messaging Bills Ahead of Midterms

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy doesn't state the obvious in his Friday memo to colleagues about what the chamber must contend with next month: Avoiding a government shutdown at the end of September.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, California, Roll Call, Barack Obama

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Silicon Alley Insider

Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization Left Off Republican To-do List

Reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import Bank was left off a list of items that the No.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Eric Cantor, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Barack Obama

Roll Call

McCarthy Sets Up Votes on Messaging Bills Ahead of Midterms

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy doesn't state the obvious in his Friday memo to colleagues about what the chamber must contend with next month: Avoiding a government shutdown at the end of September.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, California, Roll Call, Barack Obama

Texas Tribune

Perry's New Campaign Guru: Jeff Miller

Gov. Rick Perry leaving a pro-Israel rally followed by adviser Jeff Miller on July 30, 2014, at Dallas City Hall.

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Related Topix: Jeff Miller, US Politics, US News, Rick Perry, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, California, California Government, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Washington Times

Export-Import Bank goes from trash to treasure for Obama

President Obama's push to renew the Export-Import Bank over Republican opposition is being undercut by comments he made as a candidate in 2008, when he viewed the bank as "little more than a fund for corporate welfare."

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, Paul Ryan

National Journal

Why It's So Hard to Move Up From Majority Leader to Speaker

On the face of it they were all-like new Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy-just one step from being House speaker.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Dennis Hastert, Eric Cantor, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

News Max

Lobbyist Participated in Interviews for Whip Scalise's Staffers

A registered Washington lobbyist sat in on interviews that new House Majority Whip Steve Scalise conducted last month with candidates for his press staff, according to news reports.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Dennis Hastert, Illinois, Illinois Government, Tom DeLay

Wed Aug 06, 2014

The Washington Post

How the GOP is undermining Americaa s opportunity with Africa

First lady Michelle Obama welcomes African first ladies at the Investing in Our Future forum at the U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Michelle Obama, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

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