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4 hrs ago | National Journal

How the U.S. Is Trying to Convince Central American Parents to Keep Their Kids Home

It's an image plastered on a poster to be spread around El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Jeff Flake, US House of Representatives, John McCain, Senator Jeff Flake

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Hill

Senate bill increases natural gas exports to US allies

Sens. John Hoeven , John McCain and John Barrasso introduced the North Atlantic Energy Security Act.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, John McCain, Senator John Barrasso

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Free Republic

Flashback: Corker, Alexander Help Immigration Bill Pass

Tennessee Senators Bob Corker and Lamar Alexander were among supporters of an Immigration Bill that passed the Senate on Thursday, 68-32.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Bob Corker, Lamar Alexander

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Roll Call

North Dakota Looks to Extend Pipelines Through Tribal Land to Reduce Natural Gas Burn-Offs

While North Dakota takes steps to limit the volume of natural gas that is being burned off, or 'flared,' in its rapidly expanding oil fields, the problem, which has caught the attention of Congress, is far worse on the state's American Indian land - where regulation is more difficult.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Jack Dalrymple, Berthold, ND, Mandan, ND

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Valley News Live

Federal Highway Trust Fund Running On Empty

Another battle is shaping up in Washington and it's over potholes. Actually it's more than that, but potholes certainly play a part.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Hoeven pushing to keep Minot mail center open

One of North Dakota's two U.S. senators is urging the United States Postal Service to keep a mail processing facility open in Minot to help handle population increases in recent years.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, North Dakota Government, North Dakota, US Governors, John Hoeven

The Winnipeg Free Press

N. Dakota becomes major oil player

North Dakota has joined the ranks of the few places in the world that produce more than a million barrels of oil per day, due in large part to the rich Bakken shale formation in the western part of the state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, North Dakota Government, North Dakota, US Governors, John Hoeven, Montana

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Slate Magazine

Lack of Trust in Obama Didn't Kill Immigration Reform

It was fitting that the fate of immigration reform was sealed at a golf event: Both are interests shared by Barack Obama and John Boehner, but they'll be neither golfing nor reforming immigration together anytime soon.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, Eric Cantor, US Senate

Sat Jun 28, 2014

News Max

Rep. Cassidy: Time to Support 'American Dream,' Approve Keystone XL

President Barack Obama and Democratic lawmakers would "rather your family struggle than offend their political base," Louisiana Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy said while calling for a halt to the long delays on approving TransCanada's Keystone XL pipeline.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Texas

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Minot Daily News

Upcoming changes

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE More manpower, new vehicles for the missile field, new uniforms for security forces, and improvements in training and evaluation in the intercontinental ballistic missile operation business are part of changes for Minot Air Force Base's Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile mission.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Minot Air Force Base, Minot AFB, ND, Minot, ND, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Packer

School lunch battle expected to be long haul

The battle over nutrition standards for school lunches is expected to last through 2015 and produce industry leaders are marshalling allies to help fight for standards that enjoyed bi-partisan support four years ago.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Medicine, Nutrition, Pew Charitable Trusts, Charitable Organizations, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Education Etc.

Wed Jun 25, 2014

Homer News

North Dakota marks oil milestone

North Dakota has joined the ranks of the few places in the world that produce more than a million barrels of oil per day, due in large part to the rich Bakken shale formation in the western part of the state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, North Dakota Government, North Dakota, US Governors, John Hoeven, Montana

KVOX-FM Fargo

ND airports getting $4.1M in federal grants

Sens. John Hoeven and Heidi Heitkamp say the money is for infrastructure improvements at the airports in Walhalla, Rolla, Cando, Fargo, Lisbon, Valley City, Casselton, Harvey and Edgeley.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, John Hoeven, Cando, ND, Valley City, ND, Casselton, ND, Edgeley, ND

Valley News Live

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Officials announced today that more federal money is on its way to buy-out more Cass county homes that sit in flood prone areas and to upgrade Fargo's sewer system.

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Related Topix: Cass County, ND, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican

Minot Daily News

Hoeven say more people coming to Minot AFB

MINOT AIR FORCE BASE More people will be assigned to Minot Air Force Base, possibly several hundred, Senator John Hoeven, R-N.D., announced Tuesday Hoeven met Tuesday with Lt.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Minot Air Force Base, Minot AFB, ND, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Heidi Heitkamp

Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Times-Picayune

House moves another bill advancing Keystone XL Pipeline

The House voted 238-173 Tuesday for legislation that would eliminate a requirement that oil and gas pipelines crossing international borders get a permit from the White House -- a move intended to push forward the Keystone XL Pipeline.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Representative John Fleming, US House of Representatives, Charles Boustany, Representative Bill Cassidy, Representative Steve Scalise

The Hill

Republicans push Keystone vote in Senate

Sen. John Barrasso said Tuesday that Republicans are trying to push for a vote on the Keystone XL pipeline, after a similar up or down vote on the pipeline collapsed under Senate debate in May. Barrasso told reporters Tuesday that Republicans will call up a bill co-sponsored by Sens. John Hoeven and Mary Landrieu that would approve the ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator John Barrasso, US Senate, Republican, Mary Landrieu, Democrat, Harry Reid

WMFE

As Child Abuse Persists at Spirit Lake, Congress Steps In

A congressional committee has begun investigating why child abuse and neglect persists on North Dakota's Spirit Lake reservation, almost two years after the federal government stepped in to address the problem.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Heidi Heitkamp, North Dakota Government, North Dakota, US House of Representatives, Representative Kevin Cramer

Politico

Ag committee has deep GOP bench behind Cochran - EWG eyes new...

AG COMMITTEE HAS DEEP GOP BENCH BEHIND COCHRAN: "Domestic catfish farmers might have reason to worry if Sen. Thad Cochran falls short in his primary runoff battle in Mississippi Tuesday, but not the greater agriculture industry," reports Pro Agriculture's Bill Tomson this morning.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Agriculture, Science, Grassroots, Senator John Boozman

Sun Jun 22, 2014

Daily World

North Dakota pumps one million barrels of oil per day

North Dakota has joined the ranks of the few places in the world that produce more than a million barrels of oil per day, in large part because of the rich Bakken shale formation in the western part of the state.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, North Dakota Government, North Dakota, Montana

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