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Wednesday Jul 23 | The Washington Post

Bring It On,' Barney Frank Tells Dodd-Frank Critics at Hearing

Barney Frank, the panel's former chairman, returned to Washington today to sit before the committee and provide a feisty defense of that year's regulatory overhaul, the Dodd- Frank Act that bears his name.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat, Republican, Jeb Hensarling, Texas, Christopher Dodd

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Switched

Republicans Have Some Truly Horrifying Theories About The Children Crossing The Border

Since the beginning of October, more than 57,000 unaccompanied children have been caught at the U.S.-Mexico border trying to enter the United States illegally.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, California, California Government, Illegal Immigration

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Realtor Magazine

New Effort to Reduce Impact of Windstorms

On Monday, the U.S. House passed the National Windstorm Impact Reduction Act to reauthorize funding for three years to study windstorms and how to reduce their impact.

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

Thu Jul 17, 2014

National Mortgage News

Senate Passes TRIA Extension, as House Stands Divided

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Tim Johnson, David Vitter, Republican, US House of Representatives

National Mortgage News

Senate Passes TRIA Extension, as House Stands Divided

Eight Reasons the Housing Recovery's Been So Slow From tight credit conditions to empty nesters, here is a litany of problems weighing on the housing market, as summarized in the minutes of last month's Federal Reserve policy meeting.

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Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Tim Johnson, David Vitter, Republican, US House of Representatives

Washington Times

Senate extends terrorism insurance backstop

The Senate voted Thursday to extend a federal backstop for insurance companies in the event of a terrorist attack, saying the post-Sept.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Peter King, Republican, US House of Representatives, Tom Coburn, US Senate

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Refugee or Alien, Sanctuary or Bar Code

The refugee/immigrant/illegal alien issue is NOT an all-or-nothing-support-or-reject-issue.

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Related Topix: US News, Illegal Immigration, George Bush, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Updated: Littlefield residents debate housing illegal residents to local prison

Please take our A-J Media audience survey and win a chance at $100 gift card. Just click on "More" The Bill Clayton Detention Center in Littlefield is vacant, but in the future could serve as a temporary home for undocumented immigrants in federal custody.

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Related Topix: Littlefield, TX, Prison, US News, Illegal Immigration, Marquez, TX, Immigration Reform, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

House passes bill to fund windstorm impact reduction research

U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer, right, and Texas Tech Director of the National Wind Institute John Schroeder look at a mobile storm monitoring unit during a press event in May 2013 to announce the introduction of legislation to aid with windstorm damage.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas Tech, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Lubbock, TX, South-Plains, TX

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Our View: Littlefield could be solution for short-term immigrant housing

The border crisis has brought many illegal immigrants into Texas. Until the federal government decides what to do with them, the immigrants need to have a safe place of shelter.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Littlefield, TX, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Illegal Immigration, Prison

Times Record News

Migrant centers vary in quality

U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer said the children he saw at an immigrant detention facilA ity in San Antonio recently were "in summer camp" basically, playing soccer and taking English classes.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Military, US Air Force, Lackland Air Force Base, Port Isabel, TX, McAllen, TX

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Feelings mixed in Littlefield about proposed prison use

Undocumented immigrants could have a new home in Littlefield as soon as a month from now, say supporters of a proposal to temporarily house them in Littlefield's vacant prison.

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Related Topix: Prison, US News, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Judge Cummings announces move to 'senior status,' will hear fewer cases

According to a news release from U.S. District Court, Cummings, who was appointed by Ronald Reagan in 1987, will take senior status Jan. 15. Under this status he will still hear cases on a reduced basis.

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

Politico

House lawmakers rip USDA on farm bill progress

House Republicans and Democrats alike hit the USDA hard in a hearing Thursday for some of the choices the department's making as it implements the 2014 farm bill, including a delay on what they say is a much-needed crop insurance provision to help drought-stricken farmers.

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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Agriculture, Science, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, US Politics, Frank Lucas, Republican, US House of Representatives

Political Wire

GOP Lawmaker Praises Conditions in Detention Centers

Rep. Randy Neugebauer downplayed the bad conditions in detention centers for undocumented immigrants, the Huffington Post reports.

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

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

Neugebuaer clarifies stance on housing immigrants, opposes housing in Littlefield jail

U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Lubbock, clarified his stance on repurposing the vacant Littlefield prison to house undocumented immigrants, stressing he opposes keeping undocumented immigrants in the country.

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Related Topix: Prison, Immigration Reform, Littlefield, TX, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Illegal Immigration

Politico

Texas GOP to Obama: Don't mess with us

President Barack Obama singled out the Texas congressional delegation during his recent speech on the border crisis from Dallas arguing that if this influential bloc of Republicans backed his emergency spending plan, it could pass "next week."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Kay Granger, Kenny Marchant, Representative Bill Flores, Texas, US Senate, John Cornyn

Switched

GOP Congressman: Children At The Border Are Being Treated In A 'Lovely Way'

A Texas congressman thinks President Barack Obama should take action to send the unaccompanied minors at the U.S.-Mexico border back to their native countries because of "the lovely way they're being treated."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Illegal Immigration

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Slate

The Dangerous, Nefarious EPA

In 2007's The Simpsons Movie , the Environmental Protection Agency is a nefarious, oppressive government agency headed by a glib, power-crazed apparatchik who plots to destroy Springfield.

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lamar Smith, Representative Suzanne Bonamici, Democrat

KCBD-TV Lubbock

Littlefield makes plans to open facility for illegal immigrants

Many cities in Texas are considering temporarily housing illegal immigrants, and now, Littlefield is included on that list.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Littlefield, TX, US News, Illegal Immigration, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives

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