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12 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com

Virginia is No. 1 home for vets A report, "2014's Best & Worst States ...

Military service brought soldiers, sailors and Marines to duty bases in Virginia, but the availability of defense-related jobs-along with everything else the Old Dominion has to offer-may have kept them here.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Virginia, US Military, US Marine Corps, us Travel, Travel, Spotsylvania County, VA, US Navy

Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Times of Israel

Remaining Senate support for PA unity erodes in face of rockets

As senators submitted a bipartisan resolution in support of Israel's right to defend its citizens in the face of rocket attacks, a key Democratic senator hosted Israeli Ambassador to the US Ron Dermer and Defense AttachA© Major General Yaacob Ayish Thursday for a briefing on the ongoing IDF operations against terror targets in Gaza.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, US Senate, US Governors, Tim Kaine, Robert Menendez, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Hamas (Palestine)

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

US mute on growing spy row with Germany

The United States on Thursday refused to break its silence on an escalating spying row which saw a furious Germany expel the top CIA agent in Berlin, even as lawmakers fretted about damage to ties with Europe's dominant power.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Angela Merkel

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Report urges Virginia to regional approach to climate change

That's the nut of the latest report on the impact of climate change on Hampton Roads released Wednesday by the Chesapeake Climate Action Network.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Chesapeake, VA, Norfolk, VA

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Hill

Brent Budowsky: The rise of Southern Dems

In the battle of Democrats to keep control of the Senate in 2014 and win a substantial victory in the presidential election 2016, the new rise of Southern Democrats is a very big deal.

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Related Topix: US News, Bill Clinton, History in the News, Clinton, NC, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Opinion

NorthJersey.com

Opinion: No action in Iraq without congressional consent

Tim Kaine, a Democrat, represents Virginia in the Senate and is the sponsor of the War Powers Consultation Act of 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, US Politics, US Governors, Tim Kaine, George Bush, Opinion

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Hampton Roads Daily Press

Virginia lawmakers look for answers to border children crisis | With Video

RICHMOND Hampton Roads ' congressional leaders no more agree on how to respond to the surge of Central American children massing at the United States' southern border than they do on broader immigration reforms .

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Randy Forbes, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Robert Scott

WVEC-TV Norfolk

USS George Washington Carrier's future

The Navy aircraft carrier USS George Washington could still be in trouble. A new document from the Pentagon once again raises the possibility of early decommissioning for the 22-year -old vessel.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, US Politics, US Senate

Hopewell News

Kaine hears plan for dredging Appomattox River

U.S. Senator Tim Kaine met with Petersburg officials on Thursday morning to discuss an ongoing, multi-million dollar dredging and economic redevelopment project along the Appomattox River and to get a firsthand view of the area's geography.

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Related Topix: Petersburg, VA, US Politics, US Senate

WSET-TV Lynchburg

Funeral scheduled for federal judge in Virginia

De Vilbiss Funeral Home office manager Alex Davis says the funeral is set for 3 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church in Radford.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, US News

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Fairfax Times

Marketing Metro

Earlier this week, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority announced that the long-delayed Silver Line will begin moving passengers on July 26. News of the rail line's launch fueled a string of glowing endorsements from elected officials across the county.

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Related Topix: Marketing, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Fairfax, VA, Tysons Corner, VA, Herndon, VA, Fairfax County, VA, Opinion

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Fredericksburg.com

Kaine gets earful from area veterans U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine visited...

U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine visited Culpeper on Wednesday seeking input from veterans on a number of issues, including care at Veterans Administration medical facilities and job opportunities.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, US Governors, Tim Kaine, Culpeper, VA, US Military, US Navy, Fredericksburg, VA

Bluefield Daily Telegraph

Griffith 'stunned' by FBI investigation into Puckett resignation

U.S. Rep. Morgan Griffith, R-Va., said Tuesday that he believes the federal investigation into the recent resignation of former Southwest Virginia lawmaker Phillip Puckett is politically motivated.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner, Republican, John Warner, Virginia, Virginia Government, Eric Holder

UnionLeader.com

Pat Buchanan: Tell the imperial President - No more wars

BARACK OBAMA has asked Congress for $500 million to train and arm rebels of the Free Syrian Army who seek to overthrow the government.

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Related Topix: Syria, Syria, VA, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Terrorism, Iraq, US Senate, Opinion

Tue Jul 01, 2014

WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

1on1: Virginia U.S Senator Tim Kaine

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Hampton Roads Daily Press

Navy official: Refueling of carrier Washington proceeding

The Navy is in the process of restoring funds to refuel the aircraft carrier USS George Washington.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Newport News, VA, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Warner

WCAV

Sen. Kaine Visits Rivanna Station

Senator Tim Kaine continued his five-day tour of the Commonwealth. Tuesday the senator stopped at the Joint Use Intelligence Analysis Facility in Rivanna Station Sen. Kaine spoke with personnel from the station to learn about the intelligence work they do to support the nation's national security.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Charlottesville, VA

Lucianne.com

Obama a Day Away from MissingCongressional Deadline for Syria Plan

President Obama faces a congressional deadline tomorrow to deliver a plan on dealing with the crisis in Syria, and there are no signs that the administration is going to meet it.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, US News, Barbara Boxer, Democrat, Senator Ted Cruz

Mon Jun 30, 2014

VDARE

Tell the Imperial President: No More Wars

Barack Obama has asked Congress for $500 million to train and arm rebels of the Free Syrian Army who seek to overthrow the government.

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Related Topix: Syria, Syria, VA, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Terrorism, Iraq, US Senate

Mashable

Virginia Officials Accomplish the Impossible: A Bipartisan Sea Level Rise Discussion

In the U.S., the dominant political narrative on global warming holds that Democrats and Republicans are hopelessly divided, with one party pushing forward with regulations to address global warming emissions and the other party denying that the problem exists in the first place.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Robert "Bobby'' Scott, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Robert Scott, US Senate, Virginia, Virginia Government, Global Warming

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