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4 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Gail Collins: None dare call it impeachment

Hey, it's been a depressing month for news. If you want to look on the bright side, you've got to work with what you've got.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Ted Yoho, Candice Miller, John Boehner

11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Here's what's trending: Suing the president; Lois Lerner calls GOP 'crazies'; 'Sharknado'...

There's no need to ever feel left out again at the water cooler conversation. Here's a rundown of the stories currently trending in the world, the country and your backyard.

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

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Washington Examiner

House GOP still short of votes on border bill

House Republicans on Wednesday were still short of the 218 GOP votes they need to guarantee passage of their $659 billion border package.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Representative Raul Labrador, Representative Rob Woodall

TheBlaze.com

House Passes Resolution to Authorize Lawsuit Against Obama Alleging He Exceeded Constitutional Powers

The House voted Wednesday evening to authorize civil legal action against President Barack Obama for his failure to implement Obamacare as it was passed by Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Michael Burgess

BBC News

House to vote to sue President Obama

The US House of Representatives is set to pass legislation authorising it to sue President Barack Obama for what Republican leaders describe as his overreach of authority.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Barack Obama, Alcee Hastings, Democrat

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Roll Call

Greg Walden to Seek Second Term Running NRCC

National Republican Congressional Committee Chairman Greg Walden announced Tuesday he will seek a second term running the House GOP's campaign arm.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Greg Walden, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Eric Cantor, 2012 Presidential Election

Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Lebanon Daily News

10 Things to Know for Today

This May 7, 2014, file photo shows House Rules Committee Chairman Pete Sessions, R-Texas, joined at right by Rep. Virginia Foxx, R-N.C., as he speaks during a panel on Capitol in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Virginia Foxx, Texas, Bill Clinton, History in the News

WFAA-TV Dallas

Analysis: Clinton drama hangs over GOP lawsuit

The last time Republicans unleashed impeachment proceedings against a Democratic president, they lost five House seats in an election they seemed primed to win handily.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Barack Obama, Healthcare Law, Law

The Washington Post

Analysis: Clinton drama hangs over GOP lawsuit

This July 22, 2014, file photo shows President Barack Obama as he departs the White House to board Marine One in Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, History in the News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Healthcare Law, Law

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Fox News

New House Whip vows to stay in Washington until Congress has immigration plan

Rep. Steve Scalise, the incoming House Majority Whip, said Sunday the he will to stay in Washington until Congress agrees to an emergency spending plan for the border-immigration crisis, but declined to say whether he will cancel the lower chamber's August recess.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Tea Party, Eric Cantor, 2012 Presidential Election

National Public Radio

Time Running Short For Congress To Agree On Border Bill

President Obama wants nearly $4 billion in emergency funds to deal with the tens of thousands of children from Central America who've been crossing the border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, North America, World News, Mexico, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, Kay Granger

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Roll Call

House Plans Vote on Plan to Sue Obama Over Health Law

Republicans are preparing to vote on a resolution that would pave the way for the House to sue President Barack Obama over his executive actions to delay parts of the Affordable Care Act.

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

Switched

House Republicans Still Hashing Out Details Of Border Crisis Plan

With only a week to go before the August recess, House Republicans have yet to coalesce around the specifics of a bill to address the border crisis, but likely will approve less than a third of the funding the president requested.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Representative Bill Flores, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate

WTOP-FM Washington

Obama urging Central American leaders for help

House Rules Committee Chairman, Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas, speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, July 25, 2014, as he emerges from a closed-door session with fellow Republicans.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Washington, DC, Barack Obama

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Washington Examiner

House panel clears way for vote on Obama lawsuit

Over Democratic objections, Republicans cleared the way Thursday for a House vote on legislation authorizing an election-year lawsuit accusing President Barack Obama of failing to implement the 4-year-old health care law as it was written.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Ron Johnson, John Boehner, US Senate, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat

Lucianne.com

Next 25 Articles

Readers who followed my many reports exposing the truth about the September 11, 2012 attack of the CIA compound in Benghazi that killed four Americans have witnessed the painfully slow process of that truth gradually evolving into the mainstream, validating my information and source.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Mitt Romney, Rick Perry, US Governors, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas

National Journal

House Democrat Goes Off on Republican 'Cuckoo Clocks'

"This has nothing to do with the law. This has to do with trying to manage some of the extremists, in your party-some of the cuckoo clocks who have been talking about impeachment."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Representative Blake Farenthold, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michael Burgess, Representative Tim Scott, Representative Allen West

Roll Call

After Fights Over Cuckoo Clocks and Billable Hours, Rules Panel Backs ...

Slaughter and McGovern saw their attempts to amend the resolution rebuffed in the Rules Committee.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Healthcare Law, Law, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Rob Woodall

Daily Kos

House moves towards vote on Boehner's pre-impeachment lawsuit

With the August recess right around the corner, House Republicans have taken another step towards turning Speaker John Boehner's planned lawsuit against President Obama into reality, approving a resolution in the House Rules Committee that will allow the full House to consider the lawsuit, most likely next week.

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

The Times

Lawsuit with little merit, Scout's honor

Rep. Pete Sessions, the House Rules Committee chairman who led last Wednesday's hearing on Republicans' plans to sue President Obama, presented the legal credentials that have put him in this position of responsibility.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michael Burgess, Virginia Foxx, Tom Cole, Senator Ted Cruz, US Senate

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