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OurTime with Matthew Segal Launches on SiriusXM P.O.T.U.S.
SiriusXM today announced the launch of "OurTime with Matthew Segal," a new six-week series produced by and for Millennial listeners on SiriusXM P.O.T.U.S. , the 24/7 non-partisan channel dedicated to the Politics of the United States.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
KVBC-TV Las Vegas
Bus tour to rally for minimum wage hike rolled into Las Vegas
A bus rolled into town Monday carrying demonstrators to advocate minimum wage increases.
218: Ranking Member Fundraising Battle: Pallone Gets Cash From Tech, Health Care Industries
Rep. Frank Pallone Jr. received donations from health care groups and technology giants, and gave money to more than a dozen fellow Democrats, including some in vulnerable seats, a new filing for his leadership political action committee shows.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
GOP campaign committee has $31M to hold House
This March 14, 2013 file photo shows House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi of Calif., and House Democratic leaders speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.
The Baltimore Sun
Gone with the wind farm?
Our view: A theoretical inconvenience to Pax River radar testing shouldn't trump a 150-megawatt Eastern Shore wind power facility For Southern Maryland, the Patuxent River Naval Air Station is an economic engine like no other.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
Complicated Obama-Cantor relationship sours
Earlier this month, the House majority leader stood by Obama's side as the president signed a pediatric research law championed by Cantor.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Race for next DCCC chair wide open
But that isn't stopping early buzz from emerging around the race to chair the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee for the 2016 elections.
The Salinas Californian
Farr posts typically modest 1Q fundraising total
Rep. Sam Farr likes legislating and campaigning, but acknowledged Wednesday he has always disliked hitting people up for campaign donations.
Sunshine State News
Meet the New Nancy Pelosi: Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Debbie Wasserman Schultz would love to move up the congressional ladder and Republicans are already trying to paint her as the next Nancy Pelosi.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Las Vegas Sun
Heck, challenger Bilbray-Kohn step up fundraising in House race
U.S. Rep. Joe Heck, R-Nev. gives a victory speech during a GOP election night watch party at the Venetian in Las Vegas on Tuesday, November 6, 2012.
Issues of national security, government spending, education cause candidates to run
Paul Rundquist of Gaithersburg is running for a seat in Maryland's 2nd Congressional District of the U.S. House of Representatives.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
If you look at what it cuts, the Ryan budget almost campaigns against itself
The Republican budget crafted by Rep. Paul Ryan would be a disaster for low-income and middle-class people, and Democrats are prepared to campaign on that fact.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
The Jewish News Weekly
Student impressed by AIPAC's commitment to peace
The March 14 op-ed titled "When will AIPAC start cheering for peace?" discussed the 2014 policy conference held in early March, which I attended as one of 2,300 students and as AIPAC's campus liaison at U.C. Davis.
Off to the Races: Budget battles all about 2014 midterms
If the upcoming spring recess on Capitol Hill is the unofficial kick-off to the midterm races, congressional lawmakers sure are warming up.
The Afro American Newspaper
Prince George's Schools Win Grant
President Obama visited Bladensburg High School, April 7, to discuss a $7 million grant being present to three Maryland schools by the U.S. departments of Labor and Education through the Youth Career Connect program.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Unemployment-Insurance Extension's Problems Go Past House Republicans
Matthew Giarmo of Alexandria, Va., who lost his contract job with Health and Human Services in 2012, on a Washington street corner last year.
Hey, Congress: This Might Be Why They Hate You
The median American household income was $51,371 in 2012. That's $122,000 and change less than a rank-and-file member of Congress.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Democrats Request CBO Analysis of Ryan Budget's Impact on Poverty
The latest Ryan budget is no more likely than its predecessors to become law. But as with those those earlier documents, this year's spending blueprint is giving both parties plenty of election-year ammunition.
VIDEO: House Democrats urge GOP to take up unemployment benefits bill
The bill now needs to pass the House of Representatives , which may prove to be a tougher task.
The Washington Post
Steny Hoyer a has not used marijuana,a spokeswoman says
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer seemed to confess to smoking pot during a news conference Wednesday - but a spokeswoman quickly moved to clear the air soon afterwards.