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Tuesday | Point of View

Is ISIS a Threat to the West?

How much of a threat does ISIS pose to the Western world and the United States? They've murdered an American hostage on video, delivering what amounts to a declaration of war, complete with promises of more American deaths to come.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Terrorism

Tuesday | Lucianne.com

Are ISIS - External Operations'Already Under Way?

Get ready for war: The Islamic State presents the greatest terrorist threat to Americans since 9/11, and fighting it will take more than airstrikes in Iraq, according to a top member of Congress and a retired four-star general.

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

Tuesday | The Times of Israel

White House at 'tipping point' on Islamic State

Peshmerga fighters inspect the remains of a car, bearing an image of the trademark jihadist flag, which belonged to Islamic State militants after it was targeted by an American air strike in the village of Baqufa, north of Mosul, on August 18,2014 WASHINGTON, United States - Signs the United States may strike Islamic State militants in their Syrian ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, Barack Obama, Terrorism, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Aug 25, 2014

ABC News

The Note: Vacation Ends for Obama

THE PRESIDENT RETURNS: President Obama is back at the White House after another week in Martha's Vineyard .

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Ed Pastor, Democrat, Science / Technology, NASA, Space, Republican

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Times Herald

Islamic State biggest threat since 9/11, officials say

The Islamic State presents the greatest terror threat to Americans since 9/11, and fighting it will take more than air strikes in Iraq, according to a top member of Congress and a retired four-star general.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

USA Today

Islamic State biggest threat since 9/11, officials say

The Islamic State presents the greatest terror threat to Americans since 9/11, and fighting it will take more than air strikes in Iraq, according to a top member of Congress and a retired four-star Islamic State biggest threat since 9/11, officials say WASHINGTON -The Islamic State presents the greatest terror threat to Americans since 9/11, and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

ABC News

ISIS a External Operationsa Under Way to Hit West, Says House Homeland Security Chair

House Homeland Security Chair Rep. Michael McCaul said today he believes that ISIS, the jihadist army that has taken control of large part of Iraq and brutally murdered American journalist James Foley, has external operations under way to hit the West.

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

Fri Aug 22, 2014

ABC News

Sunday on a This Weeka : The Latest on the Threat from ISIS

This Sunday, House Homeland Security Committee Chair Rep. Michael McCaul , R-Texas, discusses the latest on the threat from ISIS and the execution of American journalist James Foley, only on "This Week."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Journalism, Representative Donna Edwards, Democrat

The Orlando Sentinel

Gary Sinise, Paul Ryan on 'Face the Nation'

Actor Gary Sinise will be a guest Sunday on CBS' 'Face the Nation.' He was the honorary starter for the Daytona 500 this year.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Lacy Clay, Democrat, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Mac Thornberry, Texas, Entertainment, Television

ABC News

The Note: Rick Perry on the Road Again

RICK PERRY IS ON TO NEW HAMPSHIRE: Texas Gov. Rick Perry has been defiant in the face of his recent indictment, and he's taking laps around the nation's major political destinations.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas Government, Texas, South Carolina, Representative Donna Edwards, Democrat, Mitt Romney

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Skift

Houston Hospitals Decry Restrictions on Wealthy Medical Tourists

Yes, the TSA may be hassling potential patients, but Houston and other U.S. medical tourism destinations are also dealing with competition from other destinations with advanced medical care.

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

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Medical tourists

The Texas Medical Center photographed on Thursday, May 23, 2013, in Houston. Texas Children's Hospital is in the foreground.

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Related Topix: Texas Children's Hospital, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Opinion

Fri Aug 08, 2014

National Journal

How the Massacre of Religious Minorities Is Driving U.S. Action in Iraq

The Obama administration and Republican lawmakers alike are calling for U.S. protection of religious groups threatened by Islamic militants.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, Senator Marco Rubio, US Senate

Washington Times

Democrats applaud Obamaa s airstrikes in Iraq

Democratic leaders rallied behind President Obama's decision to authorize airstrikes against Islamic terrorists in Iraq, applauding him for imposing limits on military action and vowing not to send U.S. troops back into Iraq.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Terrorism

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Hill

Down $38M, but he's likely still the richest lawmaker in Congress

Though he saw his minimum net worth fall more than $38 million in 2012, Rep. Darrell Issa , still had at least $392 million in assets, according to federal disclosure forms.

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

Fri Aug 01, 2014

JD Supra

House Passes Three Bipartisan Cybersecurity Bills to Protect Critical Infrastructure

On July 28, 2014, the House of Representatives passed three bills aimed at enhancing the cybersecurity efforts of the Department of Homeland Security in certain critical infrastructure sectors , including the energy sector : 1 entities and critical infrastructure owners and operators to perform numerous cybersecurity improvement tasks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bennie Thompson, Democrat, Representative Patrick Meehan, Representative Yvette Clarke

Roll Call

Conservatives Warm to New Border Package

A House GOP aide familiar with negotiations told CQ Roll Call the plan being discussed inside this morning's closed-door House GOP conference meeting will include changes to the 2008 trafficking law that resemble language in legislation introduced recently by Reps.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Carter, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate, Robert Aderholt, Steve King

Thu Jul 31, 2014

National Review Online

Fear of Hispanic Voters Undermines GOP Opposition to Obama's Orders

House Republicans who don't want to vote for a border package that includes legislative language targeting President Obama's executive orders were pretty candid about their reasons during a special conference meeting Thursday afternoon.

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

Federal Computer Week

House formally authorizes CBP for first time

On July 23, the House voted to require Customs and Border Protection to take a comprehensive look at a troubled port security program.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Candice Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Sheila Jackson-Lee

Wed Jul 30, 2014

CNN

Tensions prompt Cold War fears

Deadly violence, ongoing tensions and the deliberate downing of a passenger airplane .

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Air Accidents

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