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4 min ago | NOLA.com

FEMA administrator says just because a home never flooded...

Federal Emergency Management Agency Administrator Craig Fugate told senators Wednesday that Congress still must address the long-term financial stability of the National Flood Insurance Program.

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Related Topix: FEMA, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

4 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Bollinger Shipyards gets contract from Coast Guard

The New Orleans Advocate reports the funding brings the total number of the boats under contract with Lockport-based Bollinger to 30, and the contract's total value so far to more than $1.3 billion.

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Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

4 hrs ago | Ledger-Enquirer.com

Bollinger Shipyards gets contract from Coast Guard

The New Orleans Advocate reports the funding brings the total number of the boats under contract with Lockport-based Bollinger to 30, and the contract's total value so far to more than $1.3 billion.

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Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

7 hrs ago | The Advocate

Partisanship trumps Russia-Ukraine crisis

That's a cynical, and simplistic, view of the impact - or lack thereof - of the conflict in Ukraine on the debate over exporting liquefied natural gas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, 2012 Presidential Election, Republican, Representative Bill Cassidy

Wed Jul 23, 2014

NAFCU

Landrieu bill would expand 'QM'

July 24, 2014 - Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., on Tuesday introduced legislation to amend the Truth in Lending Act's provisions by defining residential mortgage loans as "qualified."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Christian Science Monitor

Democrats at odds over Big Oil's bid for East Coast drilling

Sen. Mary Landrieu of Louisiana is an advocate for expanded offshore oil and gas drilling in the US.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Offshore Drilling, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives, Sheldon Whitehouse

The Daily Caller

Eyes On The Prize

When a U.S. president is using the IRS to terrify his political enemies, destroying American health care and opening our southern border to millions of future welfare-collecting, Democratic voters from the Third World, why is a dime's worth of money being wasted on trying to replace the Republican senator from Mississippi with a slightly different ... (more)

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Representative Bill Cassidy, Thad Cochran, US Senate, Mark Pryor, Democrat

The News-Star

High oil prices: bad for motorists, good for La.

Motorists complain about rising prices at the pump as the price of oil rises but to the state of Louisiana, the higher the price, the better.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Democrat, Louisiana

NOLA.com

Bill Cassidy offering bill with tax credits for businesses that provide paid leave

Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy , R-Baton Rouge, is joining with a Republican and independent senator to offer legislation that would provide tax credits for businesses that provide paid leave for their employees.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Deb Fischer

BayouBuzz.com

Cassidy can distinguish from Landrieu by ending welfare to big business

If Republican Rep. Bill Cassidy wishes to confirm his conservative credentials in his contest to knock off Democrat Sen. Mary Landrieu, he should vote to end welfare to big businesses and discrimination against private banks, and not become what fellow Republican Rep. Charles Boustany has on the issue of reauthorization of the U.S. Export-Import ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charles Boustany, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat, Small Business, Personal Finance

NOLA.com

Bill Cassidy's latest campaign ad examined by Washington Post's 'Fact Checker'

The Washington Post's "Fact Checker" Wednesday examined Rep. Bill Cassidy 's recent Senate campaign ad that criticizes "some in Congress" who "exempted staff from Obamacare ."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Washington Post, Publishing, The Washington Post Company, US Senate, Democrat

The Washington Post

The Democratsa Obama problem, in perspective

President Obama speaks during a town hall meeting focusing on the importance of the My Brothers Keeper Initiative at the Walker Jones Education Campus in Washington on Monday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mitt Romney, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Sports

National Public Radio

Long GOP Primary Season Gives Democrats Time To Fill Campaign Coffers

Georgia Republicans picked their Senate nominee Tuesday night. Former corporate CEO David Perdue will face Democrat Michelle Nunn in the November general election.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Mitch McConnell, Democrat

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Hill

Overnight Energy: Industry gangs up on Epa climate rule

CLIMATE WAR EPISODE I: On Tuesday, leading industry groups laid out their grievances in a united front against the Environmental Protection Agency's signature climate rule.

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Related Topix: U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Environment, Science, Nuclear Energy, US Politics, Mark Udall, US News, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall

NOLA.com

Baton Rouge attorney John deGravelles wins Senate confirmation as federal judge

The Senate Tuesday unanimously confirmed John deGravelles as a federal District Judge in Baton Rouge.

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Related Topix: Baton Rouge, LA, Tulane University, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Bloomberg

Gates Covers Both Bases in '14 Races

Bill Gates sent $15,000 to the political organization of Senate Republicans last month, matching the donation he gave to Senate Democrats in April.

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Related Topix: US News, Bill Gates, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Kate Capshaw, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat

The Hill

Landrieu pushes new revenue model for offshore drilling

Sen. Mary Landrieu used a Tuesday hearing to advocate for legislation that would remove the cap that Gulf Coast states have on the revenue they can receive from offshore drilling royalties and fees.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Offshore Drilling

BayouBuzz.com

Louisiana US Senate Race $ mounts, Clinton rules, Jindal trails

Money really matters Money really matters if you are running for a U.S. Senate seat in Louisiana.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Tom Cotton, Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Rand Paul

Mon Jul 21, 2014

National Journal

Why Harry Reid Is Sidelining Independent Super PACs

Democrats are actively discouraging independent PAC operators from getting involved in 2014, a campaign funding approach that couldn't be more unlike the GOP strategy.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan, Senator Mark Begich, Mark Pryor, Republican, Mitch McConnell

The Weekly Standard

Obama suggests we keep "Washington" out of the arguments against his health-care plan.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan

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