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Tuesday Aug 19 | Washington Examiner

Tea Partiers reluctant to laud Rick Perry

Rick Perry might be Texas Democrats' Public Enemy No. 1, but the state's Tea Partiers still aren't all ready to make nice.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tea Party, Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas, Immigration Reform

Tuesday Aug 19 | Education Week

Obama Education Policies Add Fuel to Lawsuit Bid

Critical Voices: "Branches of government have always attempted to exert their influences on the other branches.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Lamar Alexander, US Senate

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Examiner.com

Issa rivaling Obama to hold down immigrant waves

Representative Darrell Issa 's plan to outmaneuver President Obama in Washington, DC to build majority support for stopping Central American immigrants in the U. S. unlawfully from settling in the San Diego area did not get withdrawn to avoid political turnoil, and, allow a break in his work on immigration during the August legislative recess.

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

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Examiner.com

Rip-off cries rise against Texas-based company owned by former CIA official

Consumer complaints are piling up against a Texas-based company, housed in the congressional district of Rep. Pete Sessions, for fraudulently taking out millions of dollars from the accounts of gullible Americans who want to know and improve their credit scores.

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

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Daily Kos

House Closes Summer Session Victorious: Boehner Keeps His Gavel

John Boehner has had one goal during his Speakership: Keep the Speaker's Gavel. The Summer Recess ends in Victory for the Speaker.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, Tea Party

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

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

MassLive.com

Editorial: Instead of acting on border House takes show vote

Rep. James P. McGovern, D-Mass., left, speaks with House Rules Committee Chairman Rep. Pete Sessions, R-Texas on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, as the panel met to take the procedural steps to bring a new legislative package to the floor to deal with the influx of migrant children at the U.S.-Mexico border.

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Related Topix: US Politics, James McGovern, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Immigration Reform, Opinion

Daily Kos

Jon Stewart blasts House GOP for their lawsuit against Obama

FL: Our Founding Fathers understood the dangers of having a president who not only enforced the laws, but made them.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, John Cornyn, Healthcare Law, Law, Representative Jeff Duncan, Virginia Foxx

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Hall's defeat may have Texas Republicans looking over shoulders

Texas has sent 52 Republicans to the U.S. House. Until this spring, none of them had lost a bid for the party's nomination to keep the seat.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ralph Hall, Joe Barton, Kenny Marchant, Texas, Opinion

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Daily Kos

Boehner Clinging Desperately to His Gavel: That's All He's Got to Show for His Efforts

That's it. So he does what must be done or not done to avoid a vote of confidence on his Speakership.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Pop/Rock, The Tea Party

The Beaumont Enterprise

House moves toward vote on border bill

President Barack Obama pauses as he speaks in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, James McGovern, US House of Representatives, Republican

Tire Business

House OKs suing Obama for ACA employer mandate delay

On a near-party-line vote, the House of Representatives on July 30 approved a resolution authorizing the House leadership to sue President Barack Obama for regulatory action taken last year that delayed the federal healthcare reform law's employer mandate by one year.

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

Texas Tribune

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas thanks Republican delegates in Fort Worth on June 6, 2014.

Ted Cruz has become the latest D.C.-based practitioner of the Pottery Barn rule: he broke the border bill, and now, possibly more than any other single person, he owns it.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Texas

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