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  1. Community CalendarPOLICY: Items for the Community Calendar may be...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Lebanon Democrat

    POLICY: Items for the Community Calendar may be submitted via email at [email protected], in person at The Democrat's office at 402 N. Cumberland St., by mail at The Lebanon Democrat, 402 N. Cumberland St., Lebanon, TN 37087 or via fax at 615-444-0899. Items must be received by 4 p.m. for the next day's edition.

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  2. The Dave Brat of 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 27 | Washington Times

    Two years ago, people who read my columns in The Washington Times heard something they were not hearing about anyplace else. The sitting House Majority Leader, Eric Cantor, was in trouble and would be beaten in his primary.

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  3. Wilson County GOP readies for its Reagan Day DinnerThe Wilson County...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Lebanon Democrat

    The Wilson County Republican Party's annual Reagan Day Dinner is set for Friday after it appeared the annual event would not happen this year due to differences within the party. The event will be at 6 p.m. in the East-West Building at the James E. Ward Agricultural Center in Lebanon.

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  4. U.S. Rep. Black accused of embellishing in a new radio adRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | Columbia Daily Herald

    U.S. Rep Diane Black, R-Tenn, was attacked and robbed 22 years ago. In a new radio ad, she said it was the reason she became a gun owner.

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  5. Dark Money Ads Surface in 8th District PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 24 | The Daily News

    As Republicans were either at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland or watching it on TV last week, "dark money" entered the crowded Republican primary for Tennessee's 8th Congressional district. A group called Power of Liberty paid for radio and mail attack ads targeting Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell , state Sen. Brian Kelsey of Germantown and Jackson businessman Brad Greer .

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  6. 'Shadowy' attack ads don't report donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Jackson Sun

    'Shadowy' attack ads don't report donors A secretive group has been campaigning against candidates in the 8th congressional race, but not reporting donors. Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: The ad by the Power of Liberty Inc. criticizes Brian Kelsey on a 2015 vote in which he supported giving in-state tuition at public universities and colleges to undocumented immigrants.

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  7. US Rep. Diane Black takes aim at primary challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | The Gazette

    Incumbent U.S. Rep. Diane Black isn't going to let a barrage of attacks from her challenger go unreturned in the Republican primary campaign for Tennessee's 6th Congressional District. Black in a campaign speech Tuesday specifically turned back claims by former state Rep. Joe Carr that she had had a hand in redrawing the district to exclude him and that she received contributions from special interest groups.

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  8. US Rep. Diane Black takes aim at primary challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | SFGate

    U.S. Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., speaks at a campaign event in Gallatin, Tenn., Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Black is facing a Republican primary challenge from former state Rep. Joe Carr of Murfreesboro.

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  9. Investigative Panel Reveals How Aborted Baby Parts Are Being Sold Like Supplies on AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Townhall

    Thursday marks the somber one-year anniversary of the Center for Medical Progress' investigation into Planned Parenthood's trafficking of aborted baby parts. The revelation stunned Americans, prompted Congress to move forward with the defunding of Planned Parenthood and spurred the creation of the House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives.

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  10. Rep. Carolyn Maloney: Conscience Protection Act 'Offends the Conscience'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Cybercast News Service

    Rep. Carolyn Maloney , D.C. Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton, and Rep. Lois Frankel harshly criticized the Conscience Protection Act, which aims to "prevent governmental discrimination against providers of health services who decline involvement in abortion," in a debate on the House floor on Wednesday. The legislation reaffirms "longstanding Federal policy on conscience rights" and provides "a right of action in cases where it is violated."

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  11. A Win for Conscience in the HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Family Research Council

    America's heart is still beating, even in a culture of death. Yesterday showed the strength of pro-life movement when the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Conscience Protection Act which was sponsored by Rep. Diane Black and was drafted by Rep. John Fleming to stop government discrimination against pro-life Americans who object to being forced to participate in abortion.

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  12. Congress Wants to Make Sure You Don't Have Coverage for This Medical ProcedureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Mother Jones

    The Conscience Protection Act, a bill that aims to circumvent a California Department of Managed Health Care requirement that insurance companies pay for elective abortions, passed yesterday in the US House of Representatives in a 245-182 vote, mostly along The measure claims the 2014 California order violates the Hyde Amendment, which bars the use of Medicaid for abortion coverage, and the Weldon Amendment, which prevents federal funds from going to a state that discriminates against a "health care entity that does not provide, pay for, provide coverage of, or refer for abortions."

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  13. Republicans say abortion clinics broke the law by selling fetal organsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | USA Today

    Republicans on a special House panel investigating the practices of abortion providers said Thursday those providers and their middlemen have violated federal law by selling tissues and organs from aborted fetuses. Republicans say abortion clinics broke the law by selling fetal organs Republicans on a special House panel investigating the practices of abortion providers said Thursday those providers and their middlemen have violated federal law by selling tissues and organs from aborted fetuses.

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  14. House Passes Conscience Bill To Protect Rights Of Pro-LifersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Daily Caller

    ... against by the government if they refuse to participate in abortion services, reports CNSNews . Representative Diane Black from Tennessee sponsored the bill. "Congress must step in to clarify and strengthen our laws so that the conscience rights of ...

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  15. House approves Conscience Protection Act to shield abortion objectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | UPI

    The House passed a controversial bill Wednesday that supporters say will protect the rights of health care workers and others who oppose abortion. The Conscience Protection Act, passed along party lines 245-182, would shield those who refuse to perform, assist or fund abortions.

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  16. Family Research Council Praises House Passage of Conscience Protection ActRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | PressReleasePoint

    Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Conscience Protection Act to stop government discrimination against pro-life Americans who object to being forced to participate in abortion. Family Research Council urged Congress to pass this significant pro-life legislation.

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  17. Tennessee Governor Outsources Governor's Residence for Political FundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Clarksville Online

    Senator Lee Harris and Representative John Ray Clemmons today called on Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam to account for any state tax dollars he is using to host Representative Diane Black's July 21st, political fundraiser at the Governor's residence and return those funds to the taxpayers. "Haslam will outsource anything, even the Governor's Residence for a congressional fundraiser," said Representative John Ray Clemmons.

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  18. Conscience Protection Act Seeks to Give Legal Power to Groups Forced to Fund AbortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | Townhall

    The Conscience Protection Act, authored by Rep. Diane Black , would give more legal power to religiously minded Americans who are being pressured to fund abortions. Were the measure to become law, churches and other entities could directly sue the federal government for violating the Weldon Amendment, which prohibits states from getting federal dollars if they discriminate against providers refusing to pay for, provide or refer for abortions.

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  19. Praises House Passage of Conscience Protection ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Family Research Council

    WASHINGTON, D.C. Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Conscience Protection Act to stop government discrimination against pro-life Americans who object to being forced to participate in abortion. Family Research Council urged Congress to pass this significant pro-life legislation.

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  20. Schism Among State Republicans Hits Critical Point With ResignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | The Daily News

    A rift within the Tennessee Republican Party, whether a tempest in a teapot or the early signs of implosion, isn't likely to hit the big tent party hard at the polls this fall. Mark Winslow, a member of the Republican State Executive Committee, dropped a bomb of sorts on the party when he resigned recently, stating on Twitter the political party "is beyond salvage" and that its "soul rotted away some time ago."

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