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8 hrs ago | Reuters

Two ex-U.S. senators to lobby for sanctioned Russian bank

Gazprombank, Russia's third largest bank and the target of Western sanctions, has hired two former U.S. senators to lobby on its behalf in Washington, according to a disclosure form.

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

11 hrs ago | Star Tribune

I sued a president. It was a informative.

As Republicans contemplate their course against President Obama, I urge them to read the arguments of Robert Bork in my case against Ronald Reagan.

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Related Topix: US News, Ronald Reagan, Texas, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Opinion

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Washington Post

Robert Borka s a monstrositya

Michael D. Barnes represented Maryland's 8th District in the House of Representatives from 1979 to 1987.

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

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Hill

GOP staffers seek to cash in as odds grow of Senate takeover

Washington's lobby firms are being inundated with phone calls and emails from GOP staffers looking to jump to the private sector if Republicans capture the Senate in November.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Jim McCrery, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Noozhawk

Joe Conason: Missouri Burning - Why Ferguson's Inferno Is No Surprise

The past week's unfolding tragedy in Ferguson, Mo., with its militarized and overwhelmingly white police force confronting angry and hopeless African-Americans, is not a story unique to that place or this moment.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, George Bush

PerrSpectives

Jim Jeffords Provided a Window into Bush's Soul

Former Vermont Senator Jim Jeffords passed away Monday at the age of 80. President Obama eulogized Jeffords , whose departure from the GOP briefly handed control of the Senate to the Democrats.

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Related Topix: US News, George Bush, W., US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Larry Craig

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Hartford Courant

James Jeffords Dies

James Jeffords , a soft-spoken Vermonter whose defection from the Republican Party in 2001 created an unprecedented power shift in the U.S. Senate and gave Democrats control of the chamber for 18 months, has died at age 80, U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy said on Monday.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, James Jeffords, Patrick Leahy, Democrat, George Bush, W., Republican

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Star Tribune

Medtronic hires ex-senators to lobby on bills that could kill Covidien deal

Medtronic Inc. has hired two former U.S. senators to lobby their ex-colleagues against legislation that could undermine a merger that would save the company billions in taxes by moving its headquarters overseas.

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Related Topix: Solera Networks, Covidien, Healthcare Industry, US Politics, Republican

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Sunherald.com

Gulfport/Biloxi airport making most of assets

So far, property controlled by the Gulfport/Biloxi Airport Authority has added a pair of hotels, a Fixed Based Operator which invested $12 million in its facilities, an industrial park and an office park that is on the verge of expansion.

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Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Security, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Charles Pickering

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Hill

Campaign Overnight: Get the popcorn, Mississippi's still on

As the Republican establishment prepares to celebrate a near-perfect primary record after the Kansas and Tennessee Senate primaries close out this week, one fight continues to rage, in Mississippi.

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Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Mississippi Government, Mississippi, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Pat Roberts

Examiner.com

Ocean Springs jewel: The Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts and Education

The Mary C. O'Keefe Cultural Center of Arts and Education sits a few blocks east of Washington Avenue, the main street visited by many tourists in Ocean Springs, Miss.

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Related Topix: Ocean Springs, MS, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Painting, Arts, Theater

Mon Aug 04, 2014

The Daily Caller

Exclusive: McDaniel Team Strikes 'Black' References From Press Release

Still refusing to concede, Chris McDaniel's team issued a press release late last week saying that the Mississippi GOP is "prohibited from recognizing Thad Cochran as their nominee for U.S. Senate in accordance with the rules of the Republican National Committee" - because Democrats participated in his election.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, Conservative Political News

Sunherald.com

Jackson County Republican Women's Club names Trent Lott Scholarship winners

The Jackson County Republican Women's Club introduced three 2014 Trent Lott Scholarship winners, all graduating high school seniors in Jackson County who will attend college in Mississippi.

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Related Topix: US Senate, Republican, US Politics, US News, Mississippi State University

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