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12 hrs ago | Missourian

the Week in Photos: Community remembers fallen soldier, Columbia recovers from storm damage

Homeowner Neil Kohler, left, and his friend Tyler Lasley walk past a 20-foot-tall tree root Saturday in Kohler's storm-damaged backyard, in this photo by Travis Hartman .

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Related Topix: Columbia, MO, US Politics, Roy Blunt, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Family Research Council

Senate Gets Blunt about Religious Liberty

Most conservatives can probably count on one hand the number of times a Republican bill has gotten 100% Democratic support.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, Roy Blunt, US Senate, Prison

Missourian

Group marches in protest of Middle East violence

Cars honked at the procession as they drove by. In response, Jeff Frey, who was carrying a green flag that bore a peace sign, held his index and middle finger in the air, the international symbol for peace.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Roy Blunt, Claire McCaskill, Columbia, MO

Politico

McCASKILL: I'Ve Already Read Akin's Book - Doj won't probe...

McCASKILL: I'VE ALREADY READ TODD AKIN'S BOOK Sen. Claire McCaskill , who defeated Republican Todd Akin back in 2012, tells Huddle she's already read her opponent's forthcoming book in which he says he's really not sorry for making offensive remarks about "legitimate rape" and pregnancy during the campaign.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, Roy Blunt, US Senate, Claire McCaskill, Democrat, John Boehner

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Politico

GOP to Akin: Shut up

Todd Akin is back talking about rape in his new book and Republicans have a message for him: Shut up.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, Roy Blunt, US Senate, Claire McCaskill, Democrat

Bloomberg

Portman Says Clinton May Be Too Mainstream for Democrats

U.S. Senator Rob Portman , an Ohio Republican who may run for president in 2016, said Hillary Clinton 's potential Democratic campaign for the White House won't intimidate others from seeking the office.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Rob Portman, Representative Kevin McCarthy, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Kirk, Senator Mike Johanns

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Time

Export-Import Bank Wins Enough GOP Support for Passage

US Senator Lindsey Graham, R-SC, talks to reporters after a closed meeting on Iraq and Afghanistan on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on July 8, 2014.

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Related Topix: Representative Tim Scott, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Lindsey Graham, Capitol Hill (Washington, DC), Jeb Hensarling

News Tribune

Financial woes loom for MoDOT funding

The financial uncertainty about the Federal Highway Trust Fund running out of money by the end of the month has trickled down to Jefferson City.

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Related Topix: Jefferson City, MO, US Politics, Roy Blunt, Missouri Government, US News, Claire McCaskill, Missouri, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Bloomberg

Export-Import Bank Renewal Backed by Republican Blunt

A second Senate Republican backed a plan to continue operations of the U.S. Export-Import Bank, which is facing criticism from House Republicans.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Mark Kirk, Representative Kevin McCarthy, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Roy Blunt, Jeb Hensarling

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Cape Gazette

Congress should not turn its backs on child abuse victims

The physical or sexual abuse of a child is an unconscionable crime. As parents, it is our worst nightmare - a fear that keeps us awake at night each time we hear the news of another predator apprehended in our communities.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, US News, Criminal Defense Law, US Politics, Roy Blunt, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Alabama Live

Senate passes bipartisan legislation from Sen. Jeff Sessions to protect victims of child abuse

The Senate has approved a bill co-sponsored by Sen. Jeff Sessions that provides funding for community centers that serve child abuse victims.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, Law, US Senate, Republican, Roy Blunt, US House of Representatives, Representative Mazie Hirono, Democrat

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Hartford Courant

Blumenthal Says He Will Push For Improved Rail Safety

Even though Metro -North last year became the symbol of slipshod operations, railroad safety is a growing concern across the country and deserves federal intervention, Sen. Richard Blumenthal said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Richard Blumenthal, West Haven, CT, Roy Blunt, Republican, US House of Representatives

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Reaction To Supreme Court's Decision In Hobby Lobby Case

Congressman Scott DesJarlais on Monday issued the following statement on the Supreme Court's decision in the Hobby Lobby case.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Scott DesJarlais, US Senate, Bob Corker, Healthcare Law, Law, Roy Blunt

Sat Jun 28, 2014

NewsBusters.org

Jon Stewart Tells Sen. Jeff Sessions 'Go F*** Yourself'

Jon Stewart fell back to his partisan comfort zone on the Thursday, June 26 edition of The Daily Show .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Jeff Sessions, US Senate, Republican, Louie Gohmert, US House of Representatives, Senator Rob Portman, Senator Marco Rubio

Fri Jun 27, 2014

The Raw Story

Jon Stewart rips the GOP: It's time to cut big-spending...

Daily Show host Jon Stewart literally scoffed at Republicans on Thursday over their continued willingness to commit U.S. financing toward military situations around the globe while complaining about any spending on domestic programs.

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Related Topix: Republican, US Politics, US News

Thu Jun 26, 2014

News Tribune

Blunt: VA needs to improve services quickly

Problems with patient waiting times continue to haunt the U.S. Veterans Administration, U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Roy Blunt, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Missouri, Medicine

Roll Call

Looking for Work: Top Cantor Aides on the Market

Cantor's chief of staff has been at the Virginia Republican's side since 2001, along for the majority leader's swift rise through the ranks.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Roy Blunt, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Republican

Wed Jun 25, 2014

KIXQ-FM Joplin

Blunt On IRS Hearings

There seems to be a great deal of interest in the House hearings on the IRS targeting of conservative groups.

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

Tue Jun 24, 2014

JD Supra

House Republicans Elect McCarthy and Scalise to Leadership Posts

Earlier today, Republicans elected Rep. Kevin McCarthy over Rep. Raul Labrador - via secret ballot-to serve as their next majority leader.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Representative Raul Labrador, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Scalise, Roy Blunt, US Senate, Representative Marlin Stutzman

Mon Jun 23, 2014

Family Research Council

America: Land of the Freed?

Maya Ibrahim turns one month old this week, and a Sudanese court is giving the newborn quite a present: her freedom.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Trent Franks, Republican, US House of Representatives, Roy Blunt, Senator Kelly Ayotte

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