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  1. House GOP leadership: We'll vote to defund Planned Parenthood this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Hot Air

    With each new release of undercover videos from Center for Medical Progress, political pressure has ramped up on Republican leadership in Congress to cut off federal funding for Planned Parenthood. Members of the House GOP caucus now say that a bill to at least stop funds for a year will be introduced after the recess, and leadership has committed to getting a floor vote on it : House Republican leaders are planning a vote to freeze funding for Planned Parenthood this fall, according to GOP aides, a move that could help mitigate an inter-party battle and avoid a government shutdown.

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  2. House moving toward vote to defund Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Hill

    House Republican leaders are planning a vote to freeze funding for Planned Parenthood this fall, according to GOP aides, a move that could help mitigate an inter-party battle and avoid a government shutdown. "We're encouraged to know there will be a vote this fall, whether it's our bill or something that is similar," a spokesman for Rep. Diane Black said Friday.

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  3. Rep. Black: Hillary Comparing GOP Candidates to 'Terrorists' is 'Despicable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | News Max

    Hillary Clinton has insulted American women by comparing Republican presidential candidates to "terrorist groups" because of their conservative views on abortion and women's reproductive rights, Rep. Diane Black tells Newsmax TV. "Women don't want to be told by somebody like Hilary Clinton that because they believe in something that is compassionate, they'll be on the right side of history," Black, a Tennessee Republican, said Friday to John Bachman on Newsmax Now.

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  4. Hillary Taking Heat For Comparing Republicans to 'Terrorist Groups'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Max

    Republicans Thursday slammed Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton for likening them to terrorists on women's issues and their calls for stripping Planned Parenthood of its federal funding. GOP candidate Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush said this on Twitter: .

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  5. Press Gaggle by Principal Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz en route Washington, DC, 8/25/2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The White House

    MR. SCHULTZ: Welcome aboard Air Force One, everyone, en route back to Washington, after the President used Senator Reid's National Clean Energy Summit as a platform to announce a robust set of executive actions and private sector commitments to accelerate America's transition to cleaner sources of energy and to cut energy waste. I have one quick statement at the top, and then we'll move on to your questions.

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  6. Rep. Black: PP Videos Show US You Get Fetal Organs 'From a Baby'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | News Max

    Tennessee Rep. Diane Black Tuesday slammed President Barack Obama for his support of Planned Parenthood and said that the undercover videos exposing the sale of fetal body parts will help Americans understand why the organization needs to lose its federal funding. "We have a president who is in love with Planned Parenthood," the Tennessee Republican told former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin in an interview for One America News.

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  7. White House walks back Obama's 'crazies' commentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Washington Times

    The White House on Tuesday walked back President Obama's remarks at a Las Vegas fundraiser that he'll have to deal with the "crazies" during his last 16 months in office. Mr. Obama made the comments during a fundraiser for the Nevada Democratic party Monday night, and specifically said he and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid would be working together on a host of issues despite resistance from the crazies.

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  8. White House: Obama 'flip' in referring to 'crazies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | The Hill

    The White House on Tuesday conceded that President Obama "may have been a little too flip" in referring to some opponents as "crazies," but denied he was specifically targeting critics of the Iran nuclear deal. Schultz said the president was taking aim at Republicans in Congress, who are locked in a budget stalemate with Democrats that could result in a government shutdown.

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  9. Spokesman: Obama was too 'flip' when he called opponents 'crazies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Politico

    President Barack Obama may have gone too far in when he referred some of his opponents in Congress as "crazies," White House spokesman Eric Schultz conceded Tuesday, saying "the president may have been a little too flip." Schultz was referring to a speech Obama made at a fundraiser near Las Vegas on Monday evening.

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  10. Obama blasts 'crazies' in Republican partyRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Washington Times

    President Obama on Monday night said he and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid must "deal with the crazies" on a host of issues - including the nuclear deal with Iran - over the next 16 months, before both men leave their respective offices and "ride into the sunset." At a fundraiser for the Nevada Democratic party, Mr. Obama - who earlier in the day spoke at Mr. Reid 's clean energy conference here - praised the senator and said they must work together to advance a shared agenda.

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  11. New Video: StemExpress CEO Brags About Planned Parenthood Providing 'A Lot' of Intact FetusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Townhall

    The Center for Medical Progress's undercover video investigation of Planned Parenthood is not for the faint of heart. Video No.

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  12. BlueCross gets 36.3 percent rate hikeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Columbia Daily Herald

    Fresh off a $141 million loss in year one of offering individual health plans through Obamacare, BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has received state approval to boost rates by 36.3 percent next year. The rate increase OK'd by the state Department of Commerce and Insurance matched the request made earlier by the Chattanooga-based health insurer.

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  13. Palmer: Middle East nuclear arms race on horizonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | The Trussville Tribune

    U.S. Representative Gary Palmer spoke at the monthly Trussville Area Chamber of Commerce luncheon on Thursday. Palmer recently returned from Israel, where he and other American leaders met with region leaders to get a better understanding on the Iran nuclear weapons deal.

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  14. Lawmakers Discuss Prevention Of Fetal Tissue Sales From AbortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | WTVF Nashville

    NASHVILLE, Tenn . - Some state lawmakers have been wanting to do more to prevent the sale of fetal tissue and body parts from abortions in Tennessee.

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  15. Notable Quotables: CNN Lobbies on Behalf of Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | NewsBusters.org

    Now online: the August 17 edition of Notable Quotables , MRC's bi-weekly compilation of the latest outrageous quotes in the liberal media. This week, with the nation's largest abortion provider under fire for allegedly selling baby body parts for profit, CNN's on-air hosts lecture Republicans on the need to maintain the flow of taxpayer dollars to Planned Parenthood.

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  16. Standing up for states' rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Lebanon Democrat

    States' rights have been a topic of discussion in Tennessee ever since the tragic events at a Chattanooga military recruiting office a number of weeks ago. Local officials in Mt.

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  17. Kirk leads call for authorities to investigate sex-trafficking site Backpage.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Illinoisreview

    U.S. Senator Mark Kirk , along with U.S. Senators Richard Shelby , Tom Cotton and Thad Cochran and U.S. Representatives Ann Wagner , Diane Black and Marsha Blackburn , on Friday sent a letter to Attorney General Loretta Lynch requesting a Department of Justice investigation into Backpage.com , the nation's most active sex-trafficking website. Backpage is routinely involved in the online sale of sex, frequently sex with children.

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  18. Assault on Planned Parenthood was years in the makingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Hill

    Weeks before the first undercover Planned Parenthood video surfaced, Rep. Diane Black was given a sneak preview of three hours of the not-yet-released footage. "It literally made me sick to my stomach," Black recalled during an interview with The Hill Monday.

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  19. Bill Provides MU Relief to Docs Referring Patients to ASCsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Health Data Management

    8 Necessary Data Science Job and Career Skills : Whether you're a student or a business professional looking to make a career change, Dave Holtz, data scientist at Airbnb says there are eight core competencies you'll need to succeed in the field of data science. 8 Necessary Data Science Job and Career Skills : Whether you're a student or a business professional looking to make a career change, Dave Holtz, data scientist at Airbnb says there are eight core competencies you'll need to succeed in the field of data science.

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  20. Sen: Planned Parenthood Strikes Back at ToomeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | The Daily Leicester

    Over in New Hampshire, the Christian Science Monitor reported the Republican-led Executive Council voted along party lines Wednesday against $639,000 in state funding for Planned Parenthood. In fact, according to Planned Parenthood's annual report, only 3 percent of services provided in 2014 were abortion-related - for which, by law, not one dime of federal funds was spent.

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