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1 hr ago | Don't Mess With Taxes

Seersucker Day returns to Capitol Hill, but lawmakers can't deduct their special summer duds

The official Senate Seersucker Thursday photo in 2006, courtesy U.S. Senate. This afternoon, Senators in their summer attire will gather again for a formal portrait of the chamber's first Seersucker Thursday in two years.

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

5 hrs ago | ABC News

Who Wore It Best? Senate Seersucker Thursday Is Back

After a two year hiatus, the tradition of Seersucker Thursday returned to the Senate today with lawmakers donning their finest seersucker suits.

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Related Topix: Dianne Feinstein, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Roger Wicker, Roger Wicker, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barbara Boxer, Johnny Isakson

9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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Chris McDaniel might still be wandering about Mississippi in his bus, looking for mislaid votes, but Sen. Thad Cochran and his Democratic opponent already have moved on to the more advanced stage of searching for votes in the state -- in the general election.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mississippi, Mississippi Government

14 hrs ago | The Hill

K Street's power duo going global

Former Sens. John Breaux and Trent Lott are plotting an expansion from their new perch at Squire Patton Boggs.

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Related Topix: Republican, US Politics, US News

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Roll Call

Trent Lott: Happiest Man Alive Over Return of Senate Seersucker Day

The man who created Seersucker Day back in the late 1990s has been on a bit of a tear ever since the Senate ditched the tradition two years ago.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Dianne Feinstein, Democrat, Senator Roger Wicker, Roger Wicker, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Ileana Ros-Lehtinen

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Sunherald.com

Booze, boats and DMR: New details revealed at Scott Walker's sentencing

U.S. District Judge Keith Starrett sentenced Scott Walker, a private consultant and former congressional staffer, to 18 months in prison, saying beforehand how Walker and his father abused the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources.

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Related Topix: Scott Walker, US Governors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, D'Iberville, MS, Ocean Springs, MS, Federal Prisons, Prison, Boat Disaster

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Roll Call

Wicker, Feinstein Seek to Revive 'Seersucker Thursday'

Senators gathered in the Senate reception room for a "Seersucker Thursday" back in 2011.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Roger Wicker, Roger Wicker, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Dianne Feinstein, Democrat

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Breitbart.com

Panic? Cochran Replaces Campaign Manager

Sen. Thad Cochran's campaign manager, Kirk Sims, has been replaced by his state director Brad Davis, according to a GOP source close to the campaign.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Roger Wicker, Roger Wicker, US House of Representatives

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Free Republic

Untamed Cruz refuses to play nice with GOP campaign arm

GOP hopes of corralling Sen. Ted Cruz during the 2014 primary season are officially dead.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Dennis Hastert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Thad Cochran, Tea Party

Politico

USDA: Salmonella announcement wasn't delayed - Pape to lead food section at Squire Patton Boggs

FSIS: SALMONELLA ANNOUNCEMENT WASN'T DELAYED: USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service is rejecting accusations by two Democratic lawmakers that it deliberately delayed informing the public about a Salmonella -related recall by Foster Farms until the evening before the July 4 weekend to bury the news.

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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Food Science, Rosa DeLauro, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Senate, Republican, Agriculture, Science

Thu Jul 03, 2014

OregonLive.com

Declaration of Independence sets example for how to disagree: Editorial sketchbook

"We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.

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Related Topix: Independence, OR, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Opinion

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