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Marsha Blackburn campaign refuses to debate

Marsha Blackburn's campaign has refused to schedule a debate with her Democratic challenger, retired US Army veteran Dan Cramer, of Clarksville.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Clarksville, TN, Bolivar, TN

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Washington Times

Inside the Beltway: The Senate Horse Race: Promising for the GOP

Midterm Election Day dawns in 64 days; that is a clear, simple given, even in these complicated times when President Obama attends three out-of-town fundraisers, a private wedding and plays a four-hour round of golf during a weekend when the world is in crisis.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Mike Pence, Senator Rand Paul, Iowa, Senator Ted Cruz

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Hot Air

AFP Defending the Dream Summit: Day 1

Originally, I planned on doing morning radio shows all week at the Minnesota State Fair for AM 1280 The Patriot , but the opportunity to cover AFP's Defending the Dream Summit 2014 was too good to pass up.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Rand Paul, Mike Pence

Thu Aug 28, 2014

News Max

Rep. Blackburn: Impeaching 'Imperialist' Obama Is On Table

Impeachment, censure and legal action are all on the table as the House considers how to discipline President Barack Obama for his "imperialist" conduct in bypassing Congress with executive orders, Rep. Marsha Blackburn told Newsmax TV on Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Barack Obama, Global Warming

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Switched

Women Don't Think The GOP Cares About Them, Internal Report Confirms

A new internal Republican report confirmed that women are not fans of the GOP, and Republicans have more work to do if they want the female vote.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Michele Bachmann, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Virginia Foxx, Representative Renee Ellmers, Senator Kelly Ayotte, Representative Diane Black, US Senate

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Business & Heritage Clarksville

Clarksville-Montgomery County responds to proposed military cutbacks

The Clarksville-Montgomery County response to proposed cutbacks at Fort Campbell has been sent to the Department of the Army's Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Assessment for Army Force Structure Realignment for Ft.

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Related Topix: Montgomery County, TN, US Military, US Army, Fort Campbell, Austin Peay State University, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Bob Corker

Fast Company

How A Nonprofit Is Teaching Women To Run For Office

According to the National Women's Political Caucus, of the 535 seats in the 113th U.S. Congress, just 18.5%--or 99 members--are women.

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Related Topix: US News, Rosa DeLauro, Nancy Johnson, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Senate, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Representative Gabrielle Giffords

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Chattanooga Times Free Press

Stop horsing around with our Tennessee Walkers

Certainly at this year's 76th annual Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration special honor should be accorded to Tennessee's congressional delegation - especially Sen. Lamar Alexander and Rep. Marsha Blackburn, Rep. Chuck Fleischmann and Rep. Scott DesJarlais.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Chuck Fleischmann , Representative Charles "Chuck" Fleischmann, Representative Scott DesJarlais

Journalgazette.net

Pence's profile is on the rise

Americans for Prosperity expects an audience of 2,500 for its 8th annual Defending the American Dream Summit, in Dallas on Aug. 29. "Pence has been making midterm appearances for the Republican Governors Association," the political newsletter Playbook reports, "but next Friday's speech will mark his debut for a grassroots audience heading into '16.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jeb Hensarling, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Clarksville Online

7th Congressional District candidate Dan Cramer earns AFL-CIO endorsement

US Congressional candidate Dan Cramer, of Clarksville, received a vital endorsement from the AFL-CIO this week, earning the recommendation of the state's largest federation of labor unions.

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Related Topix: Clarksville, TN, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chattanooga, TN

Thu Aug 21, 2014

VDARE

Hardball Questions On Immigration To Ask Your [Feckless] Rep Or Senator(s) At Townhalls

On Radio Derb a month ago, His Excellency John Derbyshire recounted his quizzing of visiting Repub presidential wannabees about immigration policy when these exalted beings showed up at the National Review offices to strut their stuff before the assembled staff: It was eye-opening, just how little these supposed masters of policy knew about U.S.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Lou Barletta, Dana Rohrabacher

News Max

Rep. Marsha Blackburn: Obamacare Security Threat Still Exists

While the country is focused on other urgent matters at home and around the world, Rep. Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee says that there are still serious security issues with the Obamacare website, HealthCare.gov.

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

Politico

CHS attack may have been easy to prevent - Lawmakers call for...

CHS ATTACK MAY HAVE BEEN EASY TO PREVENT: If Community Health Services was hacked through the Heartbleed virus, as a leading technical expert has reported, the company displayed a very low level of sophistication in its computer security, two experts told POLITICO Thursday.

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Related Topix: Hospital Administration, Medicine, Community Health Care, Healthcare Industry, Computer Security, Science / Technology, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Senator Tom Carper, US Senate

Wed Aug 20, 2014

GigaOM

FCC can knock out state laws that limit broadband, Wheeler warns

Tension is building between the telecom industry, which is using state laws to shut down cities from building broadband networks, and the FCC, where chairman Tom Wheeler repeated a warning that he will overrule such laws.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chattanooga, TN, Cable & Satellite, Comcast

Tue Aug 19, 2014

RedState

Lawfare: When Screaming Racism, 'War on Women,' and Impeachment Are Not Enough

Democrats knew going into 2014 they'd have bleak chances nationwide. They started screaming racism, trying to whip black and hispanic voters into a frenzy against Republicans.

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Related Topix: US News, Eric Holder, US Politics, Nikki Haley, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Nathan Deal, 2012 Presidential Election

Fri Aug 15, 2014

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Banned substances on sored horses undercut compliance claims, some say

Putting mustard oil, kerosene, diesel fuel and other blistering agents on Tennessee Walking Horses has long been part of the cruelty of Banned substances on sored horses undercut compliance claims, some say WASHINGTON -- Putting mustard oil, kerosene, diesel fuel and other blistering agents on Tennessee Walking Horses has long been part of the ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Agriculture, Science, Shelbyville, TN, United States Department of Agriculture

Tue Aug 12, 2014

The Washington Post

One citya s messy fight to expand broadband access

A quiet battle between telecom giants and a small electric utility over broadband access is blossoming into a national fight over state and municipal rights as rural residents of southeastern Tennessee and northwestern Georgia clamor for some of the fastest Internet speeds in the world.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Chuck Fleischmann , Representative Charles "Chuck" Fleischmann, Business News, Federal Communications Commission, Cable & Satellite, Comcast

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Courier News

LETTER: Democrats share blame for do-nothing CongressLETTER:...

LETTER: Democrats share blame for do-nothing Congress It's time to take a look at the job Sen. Harry Reid is doing Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/VhiT2N Alex Wong, Getty Images WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 25: U.S. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Harry Reid speaks during a briefing after the weekly Senate Democratic Policy ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

The Leaf-Chronicle

Leaders: Help save Ft. Campbell from cutsLeaders: Help save Ft....

Leaders: Help save Ft. Campbell from cuts With Ft. Campbell facing deep cuts, leaders urge citizens to sign online letters Check out this story on theleafchronicle.com: http://leafne.ws/1oqcEXp Clarksville Mayor Kim McMillan joined with state and county leaders Monday to urge citizens to sign letters that they hope could stave off deep cuts to Ft.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Campbell, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Montgomery County, TN

Fri Aug 08, 2014

National Review Online

Deroy Murdock: Not Exactly the - Do-Nothing Congress'

Representative Marsha Blackburn poses on July 25 with 332 House-passed bills that have languished on Harry Reid's desk.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate, Representative Tim Griffin, John Boehner

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