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Richmond County Daily Journal
Bill would rename VA clinic for Ed O'Neal6:46 pm
Ed O'Neal's name could be added to Richmond County's VA clinic as a permanent tribute to the veterans' advocate and retired Army command sergeant major.
Los Angeles Times
House passes bill to improve airport security in wake of LAX shooting
Flowers mark the terminal area where Gerardo Hernandez, a TSA employee, was killed during last November's shooting at Los Angeles International Airport.
House slaps TSA for overpaying 'criminal investigators'
The House voted Tuesday to force the Transportation Security Administration to only pay employees as criminal investigators when they spend most of their time investigating crimes.
Morning Memo: Will GOP feel the pressure to strike a budget deal?
The Republican leadership's inability to strike a budget deal is generating bad election year headlines across the state, as North Carolina's legislature begins to appear like the gridlocked Congress.
Randy Weber Is Always Recruiting for Hot Pepper Parties
"We've got some fresh peppers in here. They're not hot," Rep. Randy Weber, R-Texas, mischievously goads his congressional aides after pouring out the baggie full of mixed chilies he religiously totes around in his coat pocket.
Opinion: A new way to get Americans back to work
Editor's note: Rep. Luke Messer, R-Indiana, is the head of the freshman class of House Republicans and is a member of the House Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training.