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M&R: Immigrant kids may get free legal help

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas Government, Texas, Mission, TX

Mon Aug 18, 2014

TheBlaze.com

Dem Says Pro-Gun Demonstrations 'Need to Be Canceled'

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee said over the weekend that a gun rights group shouldn't bother rescheduling a planned march through Houston's Fifth Ward, and that these sorts of demonstrations "need to end."

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

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Friend of cop who shot Michael Brown speaks out on shooting

Last night, the city of Ferguson, Mo., was again enveloped in violence . The putative triggers were the release yesterday of the name of the police officer who fired the shot that killed black teen Michael Brown and complaints over the release of surveillance camera footage that showed Brown committing a strong arm robbery against a store owner, ... (more)

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Lucianne.com

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Democratic Senate candidate Michelle Nunn has nabbed the endorsement of former Georgia Gov. Zell Miller , a conservative Democrat whoA s backed more Republicans than members of his own party in recent years.

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Related Topix: Georgia, US News, Representative Steve Cohen, US Politics, John Conyers, US House of Representatives, Democrat, W.

Lucianne.com

Black Caucus members call forhearings on Ferguson shooting

Several prominent members of the Congressional Black Caucus are calling on Congress to probe the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager in Ferguson, Mo.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Violent Crime, US Politics, US News, John Conyers, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Feds charge drug dealer with man's death, but family alleges coverup for lynching

The family of a man whose decomposing, underwear-clad body was found in the East Texas brush last year said Friday that authorities are lying about him dying of an overdose, and that charging a drug dealer with a federal crime for his death is a coverup to hide a lynching.

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Related Topix: Drugs, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Hemphill, TX

InformationWeek

Post Your Own Reply

The biggest issue with such a solution, at least until early 2017, wouldn't be the politicians whose interest might be harmed.

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Related Topix: Eric Holder, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Aug 07, 2014

The Hill

Dems talk about impeachment 20 times as much as Republicans

Congressional Democrats have talked about the impeachment of President Obama 20 times more than Republicans have on the House and Senate floors.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Steve Stockman, Louie Gohmert, Republican, Texas, John Boehner

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Townhall

Unimpeachable Tales in Washington

All this talk of Republicans on the verge of impeaching President Obama is nonsense, stoked by Democrats and a few wistful conservatives who dream aloud about what, in a constitutional republic, should actually happen to a lawless president.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Dennis Kucinich, George Bush, Opinion

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Real Clear Politics

Democrats' Impeachment Amnesia

One disconcerting feature of modern liberalism is that so many Democrats consider it reasonable to judge the Republican Party by its most rhetorically untethered adherents: Sarah Palin, for one.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Steve Stockman, Republican, US House of Representatives, John Boehner, Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors, Sarah Palin, Democrat

Sat Aug 02, 2014

The Hill

Pelosi tangles with GOP lawmaker on House floor

The partisan fight over the southern border crisis got feistier Friday night when House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and GOP Rep. Tom Marino got into a heated spat on the chamber floor.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mike Thompson, Republican, Representative Tom Marino, Immigration Reform

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Houston Chronicle

Harris County Sheriff investigators believe that Sandra Melgar may...

Hundreds of immigrants believed to be in the country illegally, mostly from Central America, are held in U.S. Border Patrol facilities in the Rio Grande Valley along the U.S./Mexico border in late May 2014.

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Related Topix: Harris County, TX, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Texas Government, Texas, Granjeno, TX, Hidalgo County, TX

RedState

Sheila Jackson-Lee Should Be Impeached For Encroaching Senility

It was June 10, 2008 and Congressman Dennis J. Kucinich from the 10th District of Ohio had proudly introduced H.Res.1258 entitled Impeaching George W. Bush, President of the United States, of high crimes and misdemeanors.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Dennis Kucinich, Ohio, George Bush, W., Texas Government, Texas

PolitiFact

A closer look at claims on impeachment, House lawsuit

As lawmakers head home for their August recess, there's lots of election-year skirmishing between Democrats and Republicans.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat, George Bush

WJLA-TV Arlington

Detroit water shutoff controversy igniting nationwide debate

Detroit's massive municipal water department, which has been widely criticized for widespread service shutoffs to thousands of customers, drew nationwide attention Thursday on Capitol Hill.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, US News, Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, John Conyers, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Federal Computer Week

House formally authorizes CBP for first time

On July 23, the House voted to require Customs and Border Protection to take a comprehensive look at a troubled port security program.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Candice Miller, Republican, US House of Representatives, Michael McCaul, Democrat

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Chron

Democratic opponent to county judge abandons race

Harris County Judge Ed Emmett makes a case for some city-county mergers Thursday during his Greater Houston Partnership State of the County address.

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Related Topix: Harris County, TX, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Fox News

Impasse likely on border bill

Speaker of the House John Boehner, Thursday, July 17, 2014 and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Barack Obama, Democrat

Free Republic

‘Oops, got caught lying. Again': Sheila Jackson...

While speaking out on the House floor yesterday against the House GOP lawsuit against President Obama, Texas Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee said the move is a 'veil for impeachment.'

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Henry "Hank" Johnson, Representative Hank Johnson

Free Republic

Sheila Jackson Lee: Obama Pushed to Amnesty by GOP...

Tuesday on MSNBC's "NewsNation with Tamron Hall," Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee said President Barack Obama should go ahead with his reported plans to give amnesty to 5 to 6 million illegal immigrants because the House Republicans won't pass the Senate's version of comprehensive immigration reform.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Immigration Reform, Barack Obama, Illegal Immigration

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