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1 min ago | The Wall Street Journal

Lawmakers Rally Behind Israel at Conference of Jewish Groups

U.S. lawmakers from both parties voiced strong support of Israel and its right to defend itself against Hamas on Monday, affirming their commitment to Israel even as the Obama administration has expressed impatience with the Israeli offensive in Gaza.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Terrorism, US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

4 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

More Schools Open Doors to Whole Community

WYOMING, Mich.-On a recent weekday here, a steady stream of people dropped by one central location for food stamps, family counseling and job ideas-their local school.

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Related Topix: Wyoming, MI, Non-Profit, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Representative Aaron Schock, Republican

Sun Jul 27, 2014

PerrSpectives

CBO: Obamacare Subsidies Apply to Both State and Federal Exchanges

Earlier this week, two federal appeals courts reached opposite conclusions as to whether Congress intended for the Affordable Care Act to provide health insurance subsidies to Americans purchasing coverage through both state and federally-run exchanges.

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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Breitbart.com

Steny Hoyer: Dems Will Win Back House in 2014

Saturday on MSNBC's "Up w/Steve Kornacki," Rep. Steny Hoyer claimed not only will House democrats "survive" the 2014 midterm elections, but they will "take back the House."

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

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Jackson Sun

Hoyer, Dunn lend support to horse-soring billHoyer, Dunn lend support ...

Hoyer, Dunn lend support to horse-soring bill 70 percent of the House backs bill, but it is stuck in the Energy and Commerce Committee Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: http://www.jacksonsun.com/story/news/local/tennessee/2014/07/25/hoyer-dunn-lend-support-horse-soring-bill/13194335/ The second-ranking Democrat in the House and a former ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marsha Blackburn, Democrat, Lamar Alexander, US Senate, Ed Whitfield

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Insight News

Book Review: 'Blessed Experiences: Genuinely Southern, Proudly Black'

"From his humble beginnings in Sumter, South Carolina to his prominence on the Washington, D.C. political scene as the third highest-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, U.S. Congressman James E. Clyburn has led an extraordinary life.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, James Clyburn, Democrat, Sumter, SC, Nancy Pelosi

Wed Jul 23, 2014

CNN

Top Democrat predicts a " again a " his party can win back the House

Defying virtually all political analysis, the No. 2 House Democrat said his party has "a good shot" at winning enough seats in November to regain control of the House of Representatives.

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

The Hill

Dems reject border 'ultimatums'

House Democratic leaders warned Wednesday that softening a 2008 immigration law to expedite deportations of children would sink any effort to provide emergency funding at the southern border.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Xavier Becerra, Democrat, Family, Kids

OpEdNews

The Mixed Messages of Nancy Pelosi

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi opposed ending bulk collection of telephone records by the NSA in 2013, and in 2014 tells President Obama that no Congressional approval is needed in order to take action in Iraq.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Nancy Pelosi, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, George Bush, James Clyburn, Barbara Lee

Roll Call

New Democrats Make a Push

When Rep. Ellen Tauscher travels to Wall Street today to discuss overhauling financial regulations with industry titans, it will be something of a homecoming.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Ellen Tauscher, Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, Representative Bill Foster, Melissa Bean

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Roll Call

Boehner on Obamacare: 'It Cannot Be Fixed'

On the same day a federal appeals court upheld an IRS subsidy for Obamacare, GOP lawmakers seized on the opportunity of a conflicting ruling - Halbig v.

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Related Topix: Tax, Healthcare Law, Law, District of Columbia Circuit Court of Appeals, US News, US Politics, Fred Upton, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

The Hill

Hoyer: Court ignores Congress's intent

A federal court ignored congressional intent in ruling this week that insurance subsidies under President Obama's healthcare law don't apply to federal exchanges, Rep. Steny Hoyer said Tuesday.

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

Roll Call

The Border Supplemental and 'the Height of Irresponsibility'

Hoyer said there should be no debate over caring for the migrant children detained on the Texas border.

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

The Hill

Lewis mug shot helps win him social media competition

Rep. John Lewis gained the biggest online presence of any House Democrat during Minority Whip Steny Hoyer's "Online All-star Competition."

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Related Topix: John Lewis, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Representative Joaquin Castro, Nancy Pelosi, Startups, Facebook, Twitter

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Mother Jones

The Last Hope for Extending Long-Term Unemployment Insurance May Have Just Gone Poof

It's been seven months since Congress let long-term unemployment insurance benefits lapse, but last week only brought more bad news for the job seekers hoping that House Republicans might relent and allow a vote on extending benefits .

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Dean Heller, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Dean Heller, John Boehner, Rosa DeLauro, Democrat

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Samoa News

Eni represents Pac Islanders for...

Congressman Faleomavaega Eni Hunkin with APA community leaders Sefa Aina from Los Angeles, Congressman Eni, James Letoa of Sacramento, and Hugo Stanley from Oakley,CA.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barbara Lee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Immigration Reform, us Travel, Travel, Al Green

Fri Jul 18, 2014

NACD

Democrats Rally Against Tax Deals With Eye on Elections

This week, Business Week reports, Treasury Department Secretary Jacob J. Lew and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid became the latest Washington power players to press for a crackdown against corporate inversions.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Harry Reid, US Senate, Democrat, US House of Representatives

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Washington Times

PRUDEN: The president finds his legacy in border invasion

That noisy flutter above the rooftops is the sound of chickens coming home, trying to find a place on the crowded Democratic roost.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, John Lewis, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, Illegal Immigration

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bloomberg

House Backs $11 Billion Plan for Highway Construction

The U.S. House approved an $11 billion plan to replenish the federal fund for highway and mass-transit projects through May 2015.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Life, Holidays, Lughnasadh, Dave Camp, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Ron Wyden, Democrat

WebCPA

IRS Budget Sliced 13% as U.S. House Constrains Tax Agency

The U.S. House of Representatives voted to cut the Internal Revenue Service's budget by $1.14 billion in another blow to the tax agency.

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Related Topix: Tax, US News, Representative Paul Gosar, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Huizenga, Democrat

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