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  1. Government shut down lurks againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | The Olympian

    ... during comments to an Association of Defense Communities forum at Joint Base Lewis McChord where he and U.S. Rep. Adam Smith, D-Bellevue, talked about the threat of budget cuts to the local military base. Democrats have rightly objected to ...

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  2. What Trump knows that you don'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Washington Examiner

    ... "conservatives of the heart" whose political convictions were more visceral than intellectual. "They don't read Adam Smith or Edmund Burke, but they came from the same schoolyards and playgrounds and towns as we did," he told the delegates. Many ...

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  3. Warren Buffet drives greens to distraction - Charles Koch is...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Politico

    BILLIONAIRE NEWS: WARREN BUFFET DRIVES GREENS TO DISTRACTION: Liberals normally love Warren Buffet, who supports Hilary Clinton and high taxes on the super rich. But the environmental policies of some of his businesses are making greens crazy.

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  4. At defense forum, Reps. Smith and Heck give a depressinga outlook on military budgetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | The Olympian

    U.S. Rep. Adam Smith wouldn't call himself "depressed" when he spoke to a military lobbying group at Joint Base Lewis-McChord last week, but he acknowledged that he brought him with him a "depressing" message. For the "foreseeable future," the veteran lawmaker predicts diminished spending for the military, tight restrictions on how Congress allows the Pentagon to respond to budget cuts, and more political stalemates that could lead to government shutdowns.

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  5. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Lucianne.com

    ... with populist progressives such as Senator Bernie Sanders than they do with the political tendency that connects Adam Smith to F. A. Hayek and Ronald Reagan. Trump fancies himself an ace negotiator, a skill that he President Obama and Secretary of ...

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  6. Black Lives Matter protesters shut down Bernie Sanders rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 8 | Seattle Times

    ... the microphone. He left in a white Jeep, and campaign aides had no immediate comment. After speeches by U.S. Rep Adam Smith and Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant, a handful of Black Lives Matter protesters took the stage, first demanding to ...

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  7. Obama successful in eviscerating the American military [Darleen Click]Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Protein Wisdom

    ... inside the Beltway. Sen. John McCain assailed "another dangerous consequence of budget-driven strategy." Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, fumed: "Sequestration and the Budget Control Act, which are responsible for ...

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  8. Secretary Condoleezza Rice and Rep. Adam Smith To Receive Reagan...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 5 | PRWeb

    The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library today announced that former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and the Ranking Member of the House Armed Services Committee, Democrat Adam Smith of Washington, will receive the Ronald Reagan Peace Through Strength Award at this year's Reagan National Defense Forum. "We are delighted to honor Secretary Rice and Congressman Smith at this year's forum," said Frederick J. Ryan, Jr., Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation.

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  9. Opinion: How Obama Shrank the MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Wall Street Journal

    ... inside the Beltway. Sen. John McCain assailed "another dangerous consequence of budget-driven strategy." Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, fumed: "Sequestration and the Budget Control Act, which are responsible for ...

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  10. How Obama Shrank the MilitaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Wall Street Journal

    ... inside the Beltway. Sen. John McCain assailed "another dangerous consequence of budget-driven strategy." Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, fumed: "Sequestration and the Budget Control Act, which are responsible for ...

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  11. Unions endorse Trans-inclusive health care coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Seattle Gay News

    ... Other highlights of the convention included speeches by King County Executive Dow Constantine and Congressman Adam Smith (D-9). Constantine recalled that the city of SeaTac, the site of the convention, was also the first city in the country to pass ...

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  12. Bernie Sanders to headline Seattle rally Aug. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Seattle Times

    ... er, but made no public appearances. In addition to Sanders, the Aug. 8 event will feature speeches from U.S. Rep. Adam Smith, D-Bellevue, state Sen. Pramila Jayapal, D-Seattle, and Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant.

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  13. Bernie Sanders Is Coming to Seattle Next WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Stranger

    Bernie will give the keynote address for "Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid: Celebrating Decades of Success," an event being held in Westlake Park on August 8 from 1-3 p.m. This year, Medicaid and Medicare turn 50 years old and Social Security turns 80. To celebrate their birthdays, the Social Security Works Coalitions has organized a big rally downtown, complete with all sorts of speakers and music. Sanders, who won't be campaigning at least for the two hours he's addressing the crowd, will speak along with Representative Adam Smith and city council member Kshama Sawant.

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  14. Reed, Smith side with McCain in NDAA standoff - Thornberry's the...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Politico

    REED, SMITH SIDE WITH McCAIN IN NDAA STANDOFF: The top Democrats on the House and Senate Armed Services Committees are siding with SASC Chairman John McCain in his standoff with HASC Chairman Mac Thornberry over military health care fees, according to a source with knowledge of the closed-door negotiations. Sen. Jack Reed and Rep. Adam Smith are supporting McCain in trying to put in place a Pentagon plan to phase in increases in co-pays for drugs purchased through Tricare by mail or at retail pharmacies while continuing to allow prescriptions to be filled at military clinics for free.

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  15. Hate COMPETES? With new bill, Rep. Smith doubles down on pending NSF legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Science

    Representative Lamar Smith has struck again. Just when it looked as if he had struck a truce with opponents in a 2-year battle over legislation-passed this spring by the House of Representatives -that provides guidance to the National Science Foundation , Smith yesterday reintroduced the most contentious portion of that bill as standalone legislation.

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  16. Puget Soundkeeper Alliance v. StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... v. STATE of Washington, Pollution Control Hearings Board; and Department of Ecology, Respondents. Richard Adam Smith, Attorney at Law, Seattle, WA, Elizabeth Hunter Zultoski, Advocates For the West, Portland, OR, for Petitioners. Diane L. McDaniel, ...

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  17. Jeb Bush: Deporting illegal aliens not an 'American value'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    While speaking at a majority Hispanic church in Orlando, Florida, on Monday, former governor and current GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush said that a path to citizenship for those in the country illegally must happen. Moreover, Tampa Bay Times political editor Adam Smith reported on Twitter , Bush said the idea of self deportation or the idea of rounding up people in the country illegally is "not an American value." 5 comments

  18. No 'root cause' for anthrax shipments - Unresolved issues push...Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | Politico

    ... of the long congressional recess that begins in early August. "'We're going into September at this point,' Rep. Adam Smith of Washington state, the top Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, told POLITICO. For his part, Senate Armed ...

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  19. House Panel Advances Bipartisan Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization BillRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Christian Newswire

    Cord blood and bone marrow treatment saving lives Contact: Jeff Sagnip, , 202-225-3765; Julie Eddy, , 202-225-7163 WASHINGTON, July 23, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- Legislation to reauthorize America's bone marrow and cord blood donor registry cleared a major hurdle today, winning quick approval of the Health Subcommittee of the Energy and Commerce Committee where it was marked up and reported to the full committee for its consideration. Introduced just a month ago, the Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization Act of 2015, H.R. 2820 , provides that two collaborative programs that support treatment and therapies derived from adult stem cell lines will not expire at the end of the federal fiscal year.

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  20. A sampling of editorials from Oklahoma newspapersRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... plan for each service and a worldwide inventory of infrastructure. In response to a question about BRAC, Adam Smith, D-Washington, the ranking House Armed Services Committee member, said last Thursday that lawmakers, he believes, had reached the ...

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