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  1. US Rep. Edwards says she will seek Maryland Senate seatRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Las Vegas Sun

    Democratic Rep. Donna Edwards on Tuesday announced her campaign to replace retiring U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, setting up a party showdown between liberals and the establishment. "See, I've lived the American dream, a middle-class American dream, the one you have to work hard for just to hold on to, the one that's slipping away for far too many Maryland families," Edwards said in a video on her campaign website.

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  2. US Rep. Edwards Announces She Will Seek Maryland Senate SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    Democratic Rep. Donna Edwards on Tuesday announced her campaign to replace retiring U.S. Sen. Barbara Mikulski, setting up a party showdown between liberals and the establishment. "See, I've lived the American dream, a middle-class American dream, the one you have to work hard for just to hold on to, the one that's slipping away for far too many Maryland families," Edwards said in a video on her campaign website.

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  3. Md. Rep. Edwards launches Senate bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | The Washington Post

    Rep. Donna Edwards announces her intentions to run against Rep. Chris Van Hollen for the U.S. Senate seat vacated by retiring Maryland Democrat, Sen. Barbara Mikulski. Rep. Donna F. Edwards announced her candidacy for the U.S. Senate Tuesday morning in a video message she sent to supporters.

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  4. US Rep. Edwards says she will seek Maryland Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | WTOP-FM Washington

    In this Nov. 17, 2014 file photo, Rep. Donna Edwards, D-Md. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  5. MD-Sen: PCCC & DFA Pushing To Draft Donna Edwards (D) To Run For SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Daily Kos

    I first met Donna Edwards when she ran for Congress against a Wall Street Democrat in 2008. I was so impressed by her passion and her commitment to big progressive ideas that I knocked on doors for her campaign.

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  6. Subcommittee Emphasizes Need for Safety and Transparency in Commercial Crew ProgramRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Space Ref

    Today the Science, Space, and Technology's Subcommittee on Space held a hearing titled, "The Commercial Crew Program: Challenges and Opportunities," to review the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's efforts to develop and acquire safe, reliable, and affordable crew transfer services to the International Space Station . Last September, NASA established contracts with Space Exploration Technologies and The Boeing Corporation to finalize designs, undertake full development, and carry out the milestones needed to complete NASA's certification requirements to carry NASA and NASA-sponsored astronauts to and from the ISS.

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  7. Texas' Flores steers huge GOP bloc, trying to keep it intactRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Dallas Morning News

    ... comes with the territory of being chair of the Republican Study Committee." Flores, 60, knocked off Democrat Chet Edwards in the tea party wave of 2010. He had previously worked as a CPA, and as an executive for several oil and gas companies. Flores ...

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  8. Lobbying WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | The Hill

    ... Legi-Storm. He worked for more than six years at Southern Co. Burke previously served as an aide to former Rep. Chet Edwards (D-Texas).

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  9. The Texas Legacy of Rick PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Townhall

    ... in Texas' 17th Congressional District. After winning a 5-way primary, Flores defeated 10-term incumbent Rep. Chet Edwards (D-TX) by 25% in November, the largest margin of victory for a GOP challenger in 2010. In addition to offering counsel to ...

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  10. Hillary stands by impeached President Bill Clinton in 1998Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... came to say through her appearance: We will not quit, we will not give up," said Chief Deputy Democratic Whip Chet Edwards (D-Tex.) "And I agree with her to resign in the wake of an unfair impeachment process would send a terrible message to future ...

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  11. Butler sworn in to Supreme Court BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | The Countywide

    ... meal together and then were treated to a special night tour of the U.S. Capitol building by former Congressman Chet Edwards. While in DC, Butler had the opportunity to watch two cases as they were presented to the Supreme Court, which he found to be ...

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  12. What the Midterms in Texas Taught UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Townhall

    ... in Texas' 17th Congressional District. After winning a 5-way primary, Flores defeated 10-term incumbent Rep. Chet Edwards (D-TX) by 25% in November, the largest margin of victory for a GOP challenger in 2010. In addition to offering counsel to ...

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  13. Donna Edwards for DCCC chairRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2014 | Wilson's Almanac

    Howie at Down With Tyranny has a great piece up today making the case for a real progressive, Donna Edwards, to succeed Steve Israel as the head of the DCCC. He quotes a letter from one of Blue America's favorite candidates Nate Shinagawa: We need a DCCC chair who leads with values, elevates the discourse and inspires action.

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  14. The race for House District 101Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... in 2010, then successfully ran for the newly drawn District 101 in 2012. The longtime aid to former U.S. Rep. Chet Edwards, D-Waco, now serves as chair of the Texas House Democratic Caucus. Earlier this year, he was tapped to help with Democratic ...

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  15. Mammoth Site Heads to White House in Hopes of Becoming Nat'l MonumentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... the mammoth site was significant enough to become a national monument. And then Democrat Congressman Chet Edwards proposed legislation to make that happen. Black says after getting passed in the House of Representatives, the bill met opposition from ...

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  16. A Pointless Anti-Porn Rider Is Congress' Latest ObsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Switched

    ... the oath. While Republicans brought the porn rider to fruition, it was actually dreamed up by Democrats -- Rep. Chet Edwards of Texas and Sen. Barbara Mikulski of Maryland -- in the summer of 2010. The Securities and Exchange Commission's inspector ...

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