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

    Friday Jul 24 | 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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  2. House Panel Advances Bipartisan Stem Cell Therapeutic and Research Reauthorization BillRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | 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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  3. A sampling of editorials from Oklahoma newspapersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | 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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  4. FL Sen's GOP drama; Grayson's scam-PAC scam; Jeb 'snarky'...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Politico

    ... ROBOTS' After that Grayson interview on Huffington Post Live, incidentally, I appeared with the Tampa Bay Times' Adam Smith where, for the first time, he denies he's a "sh***ing robot" but admits he kinda liked the term, which Grayson bizarrely ...

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  5. Sunset area project among finalists for federal grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Renton Reporter

    ... and enhanced access to quality education, health care, and other human services. According to Congressman Adam Smith, "Seattle is one of the fastest-growing big cities in the U.S. At the same time, the suburban poor population in the greater Seattle ...

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  6. New round of base closings long overdueRead the original story

    Monday Jul 20 | The Hill

    ... effectively need to put aside parochial concerns and join the Pentagon in supporting a new BRAC round. Rep. Adam Smith (D-Wash.), the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, recently told a group of reporters that "[t]he notion that ...

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  7. U.S. Senate OKs reform of NCLBRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Olympian

    ... District Superintendent Debbie LeBeau credited U.S. Sen. Patty Murray and U.S. Reps. Denny Heck, D-Olympia, and Adam Smith, D-Bellevue, for securing funds for the district, which operates the school. The funding means kids will eventually learn in a ...

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  8. Pentagon announces plan aimed at lifting ban on transgender individuals in militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    ... Reserve. "You could lose your career, that I'd worked so hard for." Several Congress members, including Rep. Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, expressed support for Carter's decision. But the more conservative ...

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  9. U.S. Rep. Smith: Planned Parenthood's Trafficking in Baby Body Parts Must be Investigated & EndedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Jeff Sagnip, 202-225-3765; chrissmith.house.gov WASHINGTON, July 15, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- U.S. Rep. Chris Smith , co-chair of the Bipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus, made the following comments today at a Capitol Hill press conference on recently released video of a Planned Parenthood official discussing baby body parts as commodities to be sold: "Fifteen years ago, I authored the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 - the landmark law that combats the exploitation of human beings, mostly women and children - a cruelty that reduces victims to commodities for sale. "Yesterday we learned of another cruel manifestation of human trafficking.

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  10. U.S. Rep. Smith: Planned Parenthood's Trafficking in Baby Body Parts Must be Investigated & EndedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Jeff Sagnip, 202-225-3765; chrissmith.house.gov WASHINGTON, July 15, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- U.S. Rep. Chris Smith , co-chair of the Bipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus, made the following comments today at a Capitol Hill press conference on recently released video of a Planned Parenthood official discussing baby body parts as commodities to be sold: "Fifteen years ago, I authored the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 - the landmark law that combats the exploitation of human beings, mostly women and children - a cruelty that reduces victims to commodities for sale. "Yesterday we learned of another cruel manifestation of human trafficking.

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  11. Pentagon Announces Plan To Lift Transgender Military BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Pridesource.com

    ... Reserve. "You could lose your career, that I'd worked so hard for." Several Congress members, including Rep. Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, expressed support for Carter's decision. But the more conservative ...

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  12. Balducci earns key endorsements in campaign for King County Council seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Kirkland Reporter

    ... Bellevue Firefighters, King County Labor Council, King County Democrats, NARAL Pro-Choice WA, Congressman Adam Smith, State Senator Cyrus Habib, State Rep. Ross Hunter, State Rep. and former Mercer Island Councilmember Tana Senn, State Rep. Judy ...

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  13. U.S. Rep. Smith: Planned Parenthood's Trafficking in Baby Body Parts Must be Investigated & EndedRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Christian Newswire

    Contact: Jeff Sagnip, 202-225-3765; chrissmith.house.gov WASHINGTON, July 15, 2015 / Christian Newswire / -- U.S. Rep. Chris Smith , co-chair of the Bipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus, made the following comments today at a Capitol Hill press conference on recently released video of a Planned Parenthood official discussing baby body parts as commodities to be sold: "Fifteen years ago, I authored the Trafficking Victims Protection Act of 2000 - the landmark law that combats the exploitation of human beings, mostly women and children - a cruelty that reduces victims to commodities for sale. "Yesterday we learned of another cruel manifestation of human trafficking.

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  14. Military Announces Plan To Lift Transgender BanRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    ... noted that it was possible to lose your career after years of service. Several Congress members, including Rep. Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, expressed support for Carter's decision. But the more conservative ...

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  15. Pentagon plans to allow transgender people in the militaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | World Magazine

    ... military should not be excluded from the rights and freedoms that they risk their lives to protect," said Rep. Adam Smith, D-Wash., the ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee. Boykin and others opposed to the change claim allowing ...

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  16. Views You Can UseRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | National Association of Manufacturers

    ... of our federal government. For our nation, this issue fundamentally goes back to the Constitution and Adam Smith, the father of modern economics, who stated that providing for a national defense, ensuring justice for its citizens and erecting and ...

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  17. Iranian Nuclear Deal Good, But Not Done YetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Forbes.com

    ... deal, an Iran-Iraq deal, or an Israeli-Iran deal. It was only ever a nuclear weapons deal. Congressman Adam Smith (D-WA), the ranking member on the Armed Services Committee, put it this way, " The goal here was not to change the Iranian regime, ...

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  18. Pentagon moves to lift transgender ban on serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | MLive.com

    ... Reserve. "You could lose your career, that I'd worked so hard for." Several Congress members, including Rep. Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, expressed support for Carter's decision. But the more conservative ...

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  19. Military aims to lift transgender banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Capitol Hill Blue

    ... noted that it was possible to lose your career after years of service. Several Congress members, including Rep. Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, expressed support for Carter's decision. But the more conservative ...

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  20. Pentagon announces plan aimed at lifting transgender military banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Monterey County Herald

    ... “You could lose your career, that I'd worked so hard for.” Several Congress members, including Rep. Adam Smith, ranking Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, expressed support for Carter's decision. But the more conservative ...

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