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3 hrs ago | WTVY Dothan

Roby, Shelby Applaud Changes at Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System

U.S. Representative Martha Roby and Senator Richard Shelby today applauded management changes at the troubled Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System , noting that the installation of new leadership is an important step toward better health care for area veterans.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Martha Roby, US Senate, Alabama, Life, Veteran Affairs

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Alabama Live

Pentagon broke law in Bergdahl prisoner swap according to GAO report

The Pentagon broke the law in May when it transferred five Taliban detainees held at Guantanamo Bay in exchange for Army Sgt.

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Related Topix: Guantanamo Bay, US Military Prisons, Guantanamo Bay Detention Camp, Prison, Department of Defense, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Sessions says possible Senate control could give AL key roles

Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, speaking in Athens on Thursday, said that if Republicans pick up six more senate seats in this fall's elections, they'll take control of the Senate.

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

Mon Aug 18, 2014

WSFA-TV Montgomery

VA employee allegedly helped veteran buy illegal drugs

Tear gas filled the air to culminate a tense stand off between police and protesters on the ninth night since Mike Brown's death in Ferguson, MO.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, US Politics, Alabama, Life, Food, Beef, Meat, Law, Employment / Labor Law

Fri Aug 15, 2014

MSN Money

Smaller banks see regulatory relief after U.S. elections

All but the biggest U.S. banks could see relief from some financial reforms after the November elections even if control of the U.S. Congress remains divided between Democrats and Republicans.

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Related Topix: US News, Pnc Financial Services GroupThe, Banking, Financial Services, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Sherrod Brown, US House of Representatives, Barney Frank, Democrat

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Alabama Live

30 flights in 2 weeks: Here's when Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley was at his busiest

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley has flown 600 times in just over three years, but the busiest stretch happened during a frantic two-week period.

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Related Topix: Robert Bentley, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Alabama, Oil Spill, Muscle Shoals, AL

Alabama Live

Martha Roby says she's still waiting on response from VA secretary about visit to troubled Montgomery facility

U.S. Rep. Martha Roby said this morning she is still waiting on the new secretary of Veterans Affairs to take action on problems at the Central Alabama Veterans Health Care System in Montgomery and Tuskegee.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Martha Roby, Montgomery, AL, Life, Veteran Affairs, US Senate, Tuskegee, AL

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Breitbart.com

Exclusive - "McConnell: Reid Must Allow Votes on House's Anti-Exec Amnesty Bills

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is calling on Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid to allow the U.S. Senate to vote on the two House-passed border crisis bills that would block President Barack Obama from continuing or expanding his executive amnesty via the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican

Breitbart.com

GOP Senators Join Sessions' Fight for Up-or-Down Vote

Several GOP senators are rallying behind a call from Senate Budget Committee ranking member Sen. Jeff Sessions to pressure Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid into allowing a Senate vote on the House-passed bill that would block President Obama's executive amnesty.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, 2012 Presidential Election, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy

SFGate

No new cases for arrested Alabama federal judge

The wife of a federal judge arrested earlier this week on suspicion of hitting her told emergency dispatchers that she was being beaten and needed an ambulance.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Montgomery, AL

Instapundit.com

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WHEN GOP LEGISLATORS USE STATE POWER TO PROTECT CRONIES: Three Congressmen Are Using Red Tape to Bind SpaceX to Earth.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mo Brooks, US House of Representatives, Representative Mike Coffman, Representative Cory Gardner, Brooks, House, Science / Technology, NASA

Switched

I'd Like a Couple of Entrees and an Order of Wings With My Spacecraft

NASA is preparing an important decision about the future of manned spaceflight. The agency is expected to announce which firm will receive funding under the final phase of the Commercial Crew Program .

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Space, US Politics, US Senate, Republican

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Space Politics

Alabama businesses support launch competition

In a letter earlier this month to several members of the state's Congressional delegation, a group of Alabama aerospace suppliers expressed their support for greater competition in the launch industry, without mentioning the company that could benefit the most from such competition.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike Rogers, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Mo Brooks, Robert Aderholt, US Senate, Jeff Sessions

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Alabama Live

2,000 X-Rays at Montgomery VA facility have gone unread since 2009, Alabama lawmakers call for investigation

A later review added 1,100 X-rays to that number. The Montgomery Advertiser reports staff took immediate action on about 176 of the scans while 227 were assessed to see if further clinical action was needed.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Martha Roby, Tuskegee, AL

Tri-cityherald.com

Federal judge accused of hitting wife in argument

U.S. District Court Judge Mark Fuller, 55, posted a $5,000 bond after a hearing in Fulton County Magistrate Court.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Alabama

KNUS-AM Aurora

Federal judge accused of hitting wife in argument

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Alabama

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Alabama Live

First look: NASA's new $39 million Huntsville building dedicated to future human space...

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Four years after a brutal Washington budget fight over NASA's future led to hundreds of aerospace layoffs in Huntsville, the Marshall Space Flight Center is ready to cut the ribbon on a $39 million office building dedicated to its new mission in human space flight.

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Related Topix: Huntsville, AL, Science / Technology, Space, US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mo Brooks, US House of Representatives

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Alabama Live

Poll shows majority of Americans disapprove of their own member of Congress. What about you?

For the first time a new poll is showing that a majority of Americans no longer think their member of Congress is doing a good job For the first time in the poll's quarter century, a majority of Americans say they disapprove of the job performance of their own member of Congress.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Representative Mo Brooks, US House of Representatives, Spencer Bachus, Representative Martha Roby

Sat Aug 02, 2014

Alabama Live

EPA regulations costing money and jobs, Alabama Senators say: They are the 'face of...

Alabama's Senators are stepping up the fight against Environmental Protection Agency regulations governing emissions they describe as "intrusive and unnecessary."

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Related Topix: Environmental Law, US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, Law, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US Senate, Republican, Alabama, Environment, Science

Fri Aug 01, 2014

Alabama Live

Little River Canyon has grown into a scenic treasure: reader opinion

Today, it seems, I take pictures and videos of almost every event, moment and memory from my phone.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Little River Canyon National Preserve, Jacksonville State University, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Alabama, Opinion

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