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Republican White House Hopefuls Start With Eye on Clinton

Republican jockeying in the 2016 U.S. presidential primary is becoming a contest over who will become the alternative to the Tea Party's candidate.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Ron Paul, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Senator Rob Portman, Hillary Clinton, Democrat

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Bluffton Today

Beaufort County sales tax for schools still remote, but less so

Depending on your view, Beaufort County shoppers either have one less hurdle or one less layer of protection separating them from a sales-tax hike.

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Related Topix: Beaufort County, SC, Education Etc., Anderson County, SC, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Bluffton Today

Bluffton hearts & darts

The town's planning commission recently gave its blessing to a more streamlined process for people in the historic district to replace their dilapidated mobile homes.

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Related Topix: Bluffton, SC, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Beaufort, SC, Hilton Head Island, SC, Opinion

Fri Jul 04, 2014

AmmoLand

Ex-Congressman Davis Acknowledges Virginia Citizens Defense League as a Force in Va

Virginia Citizens Defense League EM Dennis Fusaro called-in during the interview, bringing up the importance that Virginia Citizens Defense League played in the recent Republican primary in the 7th Congressional District .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jo Ann Davis, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Virginia, Virginia Government

Tue Jul 01, 2014

USA Today

As House committee staffs shrink, press offices expandAs House...

As House committee staffs shrink, press offices expand Since GOP took control in 2011, committee staff have been cut by 20% but press staff rose.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Nancy Pelosi, Democrat, Dan Burton

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Reuters

Republican district clings on in Northern Virginia

Helped by an economic boom in nearby Washington D.C. and an influx of minority voters, Northern Virginia has in recent years become a largely Democratic base - save for one holdout.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, Virginia, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Former Rep. Davis considers Montgomery mayor race

Former U.S Rep. Arthur Davis is considering a move back to his hometown of Montgomery and possibly a run for mayor in 2015.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jo Ann Davis, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Geoff Davis, Representative Rodney Davis, Democrat, Artur Davis

Sat Jun 21, 2014

The Island Packet

The Buzz: Sen. Massey goes to Columbia and rebels; new Senate leader asks: a What is power?a

But on Wednesday – interrupting a series of congratulatory speeches ushering in a string of historic leadership swaps – the Edgefield Republican rose to speak in the Senate, speaking of a "coup" and warning that one lawmaker, sitting nearby, was about to acquire a dangerous amount of power.

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Coleman, Columbia, SC, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charleston, SC, College of Charleston

Washington Times

Harrell raises SC judicial independence questions

South Carolina's attorney general is preparing to argue Tuesday before the Supreme Court why he - and not a legislative ethics panel - has the singular authority to investigate House Speaker Bobby Harrell.

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Related Topix: South Carolina, South Carolina Government, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Fort Mill Times

Ethics reform bill dies on last day of SC session

The legislative session ended Thursday without the Senate voting on a compromise measure that senators who took the podium to run out the clock denounced as too watered down.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Rock Hill, SC, Beaufort, SC, Fort Mill, SC

News Max

Virginia Politcians Steer Clear of Redskins Controversy

Neither GOP Virginia senate candidate Ed Gillespie nor his opponent, incumbent Sen. Mark Warner, plan to take a stand on the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office's announcement Wednesday that it was canceling the Washington Redskins' trademark registration, The Hill reported .

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Senator Tim Kaine, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Virginia, Virginia Government, Patent / Trademark Law, Law

The Washington Post

Three-way contest for House Majority Whip keeps Capitol buzzing

With House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy expected to easily ascend on Thursday to the Majority Leader role being vacated by Eric Cantor in July, the scramble by the three candidates hoping to replace McCarthy dominated the Capitol's marble halls on Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, William Thomas, Eric Cantor, Representative Raul Labrador, John Boehner

Wed Jun 18, 2014

The Island Packet

New SC Senate leader accused of a coupa after election of interim lieutenant governor

South Carolina President Pro Tempore Sen. Yancey McGill, right, talks with outgoing Lt.

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Related Topix: Kingstree, SC, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charleston, SC, College of Charleston, Nikki Haley, US Governors

Tue Jun 17, 2014

News Max

Tea Party Faces Post-Cantor Choice of Leadership or Insurgency

Jockeying for the top two spots on House Speaker John Boehner's leadership team heats up today as lawmakers return to Washington after a long weekend in their home districts.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Tea Party, US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Eric Cantor, Representative Steve Scalise

Mon Jun 16, 2014

Northern Virginia Daily

Mark Shields: Reeling from Virginia

Let's be perfectly blunt. Ever since House Majority Leader Eric Cantor lost his Virginia primary to the underfunded Dave Brat, we political pundits have been publicly embarrassing ourselves.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, George Bush, Opinion

JD Supra

Weekly Update from the NC State House - June 2014: Following the GOP...

Weekly Update from the NC State House - June 2014: Following the GOP state convention this past weekend, House members returned to Raleigh Tuesday to continue the budget process... Following the GOP state convention this past weekend, House members returned to Raleigh Tuesday to continue the budget process.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Politics, Jo Ann Davis, US News, Geoff Davis, Representative Rodney Davis, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sat Jun 14, 2014

MassLive.com

Mark Shields: Still reeling from Virginia GOP primary

In this June 11, 2014, photo, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor, R-Va., speaks at the Capitol in Washington.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Eric Cantor, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, George Bush, Opinion

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