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Republican-backed 21st Congressional District nominee Elise Stefanik has named members of her campaign team, but none live close to St. Lawrence County.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
New York's House GOP cautious on immigration legislation
New York's six House Republicans support voting this year on some version of immigration legislation but are unwilling, at least for now, to criticize party leaders for failing to set a timetable.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Rep. Richard Hanna appointed to House panel overseeing FAA, drone research
U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna picked up a key subcommittee assignment today that will give him oversight of the Federal Aviation Administration and policies affecting unmanned aircraft systems, or drones.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
House Republicans Would Raise Small-Business Contract Goals
The federal goal for steering contracts to small businesses would rise from 23 percent to 25 percent of an agency's awards under legislation introduced on Wednesday by the chairman of the House Small Business Committee.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The Evening Sun
Gillibrand and Hanna announce federal pre-k funding in Greene
At a press conference held at the Greene Intermediate School on Monday, February 24 U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand and U.S. Representative Richard Hanna announced legislation to expand access to high-quality early learning programs for children from birth to age five.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Remington Arms Makes Alabama Official
Remington CEO George Kollitides called Huntsville "our new home" as he explained how important it is to partner with a state that believes in 2nd Amendment rights.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Rep. Richard Hanna parts ways with GOP on debt limit as House majority sets new voting low
U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna stood among the minority of House Republicans once again this week as most of his colleagues voted against raising the federal debt limit.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Clean Debt Limit Passes House With Just 28 GOP Votes
The House of Representatives narrowly approved a one-year extension of federal borrowing authority on Tuesday agreeing to President Barack Obama's demands to allow a debt limit increase without any conditions.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
How Many Rs Voted for Sandy Relief, VAWA, the Clean CR, and the Debt Ceiling Hike?
According to the House Clerk, the name of the bill was "To designate the air route traffic control center located in Nashua, New Hampshire, as the 'Patricia Clerk Boston Air Route Traffic Control Center.'
The Washington Post
Who voted for the a cleana debt ceiling increase?
In an incredibly lopsided vote, the House approved a measure Tuesday to raise the nation's borrowing limit through March 2015, a swift decision made by Republican leaders when they realized they lacked the support needed to advance other proposals that might have raised the debt limit with strings attached.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
The GOP Civil War Du Jour: Everybody Versus the Social Conservatives
Jeremy Peters looks at the short , basically forgotten congressional campaign of Virginia state Sen. Dick Black and sees an example of a trend.
FRC's Super PAC Launches Ads Criticizing Rep. Richard Hanna for...
The radio ad will run on four radio stations across Rep. Hanna's district: WFBL AM, WMCR FM, WSYR AM and WSYR FM.
Sun Feb 09, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Federal cuts strain local food banks
Food banks and pantries are dealing with an increase in clients since a federal cut to the food-stamp program last year, and they're concerned about keeping up the demand -- especially after another funding decrease was approved Tuesday.
Sat Feb 08, 2014
How Did We Miss This ? NY-23 - How Competitive Was It?
This diary is an attempt to understand how we managed to miss a very competitive race in NY-23 and blow a chance of gaining another seat in the recent elections.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Hanna: New York needs a better approach to business, education
For U.S. Rep. Richard Hanna, of Barneveld, it's about getting the federal government to rethink its approach to business and education.
Wed Feb 05, 2014
Maloney, Gibson often break party lines in House votes, analysis finds
Two Hudson Valley congressmen are among the most centrist members of the House, according to an analysis of 2013 votes by Congressional Quarterly.