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Monday | National Journal

What Little Washington Is Doing About the Crisis at America's Border

Thousands of children have flocked to America's southern border, drawing cries of crisis from lawmakers and border-state officials even as the Republican-run House insists that immigration legislation will not move through Congress this election year.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Trent Franks, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative David Schweikert, Representative Ted Yoho

Monday Jul 7 | Examiner.com

Tell Congress to support the Illegal Entry Accountability Act of 2014

There's a lot of stories about illegal immigration. I've tried to narrow down the stories to the Arkansas level as best I can.

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

Monday Jul 7 | Burnt Orange Report

Gov. Rick Perry's Idea On How To Fix Refugee Crisis: Threaten And Bully Latin American Countries

Over the years, Republicans have proposed some seriously bad ideas on how to fix immigration.

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Related Topix: Rick Perry, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Liberal Political News

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Free Republic

Financing Terrorism

I pay lots of taxes. Some of my money supports U.S. Special Forces, and that pleases me.

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Related Topix: Prison, Terrorism, World News, Palestinian Territories, Middle East, Israel, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Wed Jul 02, 2014

The Hill

Perry endorses boycott amid Texas border surge

Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday endorsed cutting off foreign aid to Mexico and other Central American countries until they help stanch the flood of children crossing the border illegally.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Prison

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Breitbart.com

Bill Suspends Aid to Central America, Mexico Until Flood of Illegals Stops

A Texas Republican says he has a solution to mitigate the flood of unaccompanied illegal immigrant minors across the southern border.

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

Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Washington Post

In the Loop: Obamaa s a Scandala -ous fundraising trip

If the president wants advice on spinning his administration's woes, he can turn to a famous fixer for counsel - or at least someone who plays the part quite dramatically on television.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Kerry Washington, Mitch Daniels, US Governors, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Science / Technology, Space

Washington Post

In the Loop: Obama, Kerry Washington and Shonda Rhimes attending West Coast fundraiser

If the president wants advice on spinning his administration's woes, he can turn to a famous fixer for counsel - or at least someone who plays the part quite dramatically on television.

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Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Kerry Washington, Mitch Daniels, US Governors, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Science / Technology, Space

Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Washington Post

Mitch Daniels to promote men on Mars

A hearty Loop welcome back to Mitch Daniels - Bush II's budget director, former Indiana governor and the "moderate" Republican who was supposed to save the party from itself in 2012, but backed out - as he returns to Washington this week an expert in space exploration.

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Related Topix: Mitch Daniels, US Governors, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Science / Technology, Space, NASA

Thu Jun 19, 2014

The Washington Post

Our highly conditional love of American soldiers

In trading five Taliban detainees at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for the 28-year-old from Idaho , said Rep. Randy Weber , "we got a conventional weapon - some would say a dud - and they got five nuclear weapons."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Adam Kinzinger, US Military, US Air Force, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Life, Veteran Affairs

World Magazine

House condemns Bergdahl without waiting for Army investigation

Andy Andrews didn't know until last Saturday that his son Darryn died in 2009 on a mission to find recently exchanged POW Bowe Bergdahl.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Sam Houston, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ted Poe, San Antonio, TX, Fort Sam Houston (San Antonio, TX), Fort Sam Houston, TX

Wed Jun 18, 2014

Daily Mail

Bowe Bergdahl's platoon-mate testifies before Congress that he...

Deserting an army unit can bring a death sentence, but the other crimes Full says Bergdahl committed are less serious Members of Congress heard from the father of an Air Force lieutenant who died while searching for Bergdahl after he went missing in 2009 A member of Army Sgt.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Tue Jun 17, 2014

Business Wire

View Press Release

The construction includes two world-scale polyethylene units that will each produce 500,000 metric tons of plastic resin every year.

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Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Chevron Corporation, Energy, Old-Ocean, TX, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, John Cornyn, Brazoria County, TX, Sweeny, TX

Thu Jun 12, 2014

CNN

High-profile battle on for Cantor's leadership post

A day after Eric Cantor announced he would step down as majority leader , the race to replace him has become a high-profile fight within the Republican Party, pitting geographical and political factions against each other.

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Related Topix: US Politics, John Carter, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, Pete Sessions, Immigration Reform, Representative Adam Kinzinger

Science

Partisan battling derails vote on disputed bill to reshape U.S. energy science programs

Twenty-two minutes after the committee's energy panel convened to start the process of debating and approving a bill to reauthorize the Department of Energy's research and development programs, Representative Cynthia Lummis gaveled the session to a close without taking any votes on the proposed legislation .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Cynthia Lummis, Representative Alan Grayson, Democrat, Eddie Bernice Johnson, Representative Eric Swalwell

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