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  1. Democrat Congressman: Tax Drivers for Every Mile They DriveCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Cybercast News Service

    While the House and the Senate this week issued measures intended to temporarily replenish the Highway Trust Fund before it runs out of money next month, Rep. Earl Blumenauer ended the week by proposing to hike - then abolish - the federal fuel tax and replace it with a per-mile "fee."

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  2. Democrat Congressman: Tax Drivers for Every Mile They DriveRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Free Republic

    While the House and the Senate this week issued measures intended to temporarily replenish the Highway Trust Fund before it runs out of money next month, Rep. Earl Blumenauer ended the week by proposing to hike - then abolish - the federal fuel tax and replace it with a per-mile 'fee.'

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  3. Democrat Congressman: Tax Driversfor Every Mile They DriveRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lucianne.com

    While the House and the Senate this week issued measures intended to temporarily replenish the Highway Trust Fund before it runs out of money next month, Rep. Earl Blumenauer ended the week by proposing to hike - then abolish - the federal fuel tax and replace it with a per-mile "fee."

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  4. DC: House, Senate Committees Advance Highway Aid PlansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Mass Transit

    ... that has kept transportation programs teetering on the edge of insolvency since 2008. An amendment by Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., that would have committed Congress to passing a six-year transportation bill before the end of this year was defeated ...

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  5. RELEASE: CAP Recommends Switching from a Gas Tax to a Mileage-Based User FeeRead the original story

    Friday | Center for American Progress

    ... and timely alternative to driving. The report was discussed at an event this morning event featuring Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR). Click here to watch a recording of the event. Print: Tom Caiazza (foreign policy, health care, LGBT issues, ...

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  6. Charla Nash speaks to Congress about chimp attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... acelle, Born Free USA Program Associate Kate Dylwesky, Representative Michael Fitzpatrick and Representative Earl Blumenauer all joined Nash at the press in support of new legislation.

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  7. Senate, House cobble plans for highway aidRead the original story

    Friday | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... that has kept transportation programs teetering on the edge of insolvency since 2008. An amendment by Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., that would have committed Congress to passing a six-year transportation bill before the end of this year was defeated ...

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  8. Pittman on Royalty Issue: Free Airplay on Radio is Fair...ButRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Radio Ink

    ... your basic right to fair pay for your work.' The group has first targeted Reps. David Price (D-N.C.) and Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.). They are calling the NAB's "Local Radio Freedom Act," an anti-artist resolution. Midwest Communications CEO Duke ...

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  9. House, Senate committees advance highway aid plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Trucker

    ... that has kept transportation programs teetering on the edge of insolvency since 2008. An amendment by Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., that would have committed Congress to passing a six-year transportation bill before the end of this year was defeated ...

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  10. House Advances Highway Plan as Deadline LoomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Hispanic Business

    ... that has kept transportation programs teetering on the edge of insolvency since 2008. An amendment by Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., that would have committed Congress to passing a six-year transportation bill before the end of this year was defeated ...

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  11. Business groups break with House GOP on highway trust fund fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Centre Daily Times

    ... in the past. Camp touted his committee's bipartisan approval of the plan. However, an effort by Rep. Earl Blumenauer, an Oregon Democrat, to make the bill's expiration date Jan. 1, failed on a party-line vote. A day before the Ways and Means vote, ...

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  12. House panel approves highway-bill funding extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    ... amendment would have shortened the duration of extension to Dec. 31. But that measure, sponsored by Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), was defeated on a partisan vote. Legislation under consideration in the Senate would extend highway funding only through ...

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  13. Musicians sing out: Walk back radio pledgeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Hill

    ... House. MusicFirst is targeting signatories of that resolution, starting with Reps. David Price (D-N.C.) and Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.), through social media campaigns and newspaper ads in their districts. Some in the music industry worry the ...

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  14. David Sarasohn: Earl Blumenauer's road-funding planRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | OregonLive.com

    His plan, he says hopefully, "allows politicians to exercise no leadership," a condition that has otherwise stood immovably before any achievement in this Congress.

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  15. HOH: Earl Blumenauer Takes the High Road in Response to Courtland Milloy Bike ColumnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Roll Call

    ... we do best, which is pithiness and scorn. But firstly, we wanted to give Congress' pre-eminent cyclist, Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., a chance to respond. The man from Portland chose to, ahem, take the high road. Warren Rojas is a Heard on the Hill ...

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  16. Raise the gas tax, and then get rid of itRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Denver Post

    ... for the next several years and then probably a radically different approach to funding. Nine-term Rep. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., who sits on both the House budget and ways and means committees, has been advocating for all three. He introduced a bill ...

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  17. Blumenauer: Bill would save Highway Trust Fund, Oregon projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Business Journal

    Rep. Earl Blumenauer said Monday he plans to expend much of his energy through the balance of 2014 pushing for a transportation infrastructure bill that, he says, has pronounced, if not public, bipartisan support.

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  18. Despite misgivings, Blumenauer gives health reform a decent gradeRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | Business Journal

    ... how they'd grade the country's health care efforts . We continued the motif this afternoon when Rep. Earl Blumenauer , a Portland Democrat, hit our offices for a chat with the PBJ editorial team. Blumenauer's take on the topic doesn't differ ...

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  19. NTOCC Supports Legislation Intended to Improve Transitions in Care for Medicare BeneficiariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Rehab Management

    ... nursing facility, or next point of care. The bipartisan legislation was introduced by representatives Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore), and Thomas Petri (R-Wis). The NTOCC states in the release that it feels the bill is a key step toward improving patient ...

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  20. Legislation Introduced That Seeks to Fill Care Transition GapRead the original story

    Monday Jul 7 | PRWeb

    Recently, Representatives Earl Blumenauer and Thomas Petri , introduced the bipartisan Medicare Transitional Care Act of 2014, legislation that seeks to improve transitions of care for Medicare beneficiaries at highest risk for readmission as they move from the hospital setting to their home, skilled nursing facility or next point of care.

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