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  1. The House Version of 'Law and Order'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Roll Call

    Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson speaks with New York Rep. Louise M. Slaughter during a press conference by House Democrats in November 2014. Rep. Bennie Thompson 's chief of staff was sentenced Tuesday to four months in prison for failing to file income tax returns.

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  2. DeSaulnier to skip Trump presidential inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 15 | Pleasanton Weekly

    Second-term Congressman Mark DeSaulnier , whose district includes Danville and Alamo, has announced that he will not attend the presidential inauguration of Republican Donald Trump next Friday in Washington, D.C. "Inaugurations are a time for our Presidents to ignite hope, demonstrate humility and espouse faithfulness to the principles enumerated in the Constitution. The President-elect has yet to demonstrate these traits, and it is with a heavy heart and deep personal conviction that I have decided not to attend the Inauguration," DeSaulnier said in a statement today.

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  3. After Russian Hacks, House Dems Face an Uphill Battle for AccountabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | WNYC-AM New York

    President-elect Donald Trump's relationship with Russia continues to dominate headlines this week after an explosive but unverified dossier suggested that Russia had information on Trump's behavior that could be used against him. Though the details of the report remain unsubstantiated, Trump was forced to confront the allegations at a news conference on Wednesday, where he denied the accusations, describing it as fake news that "should never have been written."

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  4. The Surveillance State, Blowback in Baltimore, Class WarfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 12 | WNYC-AM New York

    How are lawmakers responding to recent allegations surrounding Russian interference in the U.S. election, and how will they hold the government and intelligence communities accountable to the American people? Rep. Eric Swalwell , the ranking member of the CIA Subcommittee of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, answers. Journalist Glenn Greenwald , co-founder of the investigative news outlet The Intercept, responds to recent allegations of Russian interference in the U.S. election, and the legacy President Obama is leaving on surveillance policies.

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  5. Russian hackers could go after Congress next a " and not just to read their emailRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 11 | Sunherald.com

    Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday took turns questioning top intelligence officials, who say investigative agencies found compelling evidence of Russian cyber-hacking throughout the 2016 election cycle. Senate Intelligence Committee member Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., during the committee's hearing Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, on Russian intelligence activities.

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  6. FBIa s Comey: Republicans Also Hacked By RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WMAL-AM Washington

    Top intelligence officials indicated on Tuesday that the GOP was also a Russian hacking target but that none of the information obtained was leaked. FBI director James Comey told a Senate panel that there was "penetration on the Republican side of the aisle and old Republican National Committee domains" no longer in use.

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  7. FBI's Comey: Republicans also hacked by RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Top intelligence officials indicated on Tuesday that the GOP was also a Russian hacking target but that none of the information obtained was leaked. FBI director James Comey told a Senate panel that there was "penetration on the Republican side of the aisle and old Republican National Committee domains" no longer in use.

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  8. Republicans were hacked by Russians, FBI saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 10 | WPTV Local News

    Top intelligence officials indicated on Tuesday that the GOP was also a Russian hacking target but that none of the information obtained was leaked. FBI director James Comey told a Senate panel that there was "penetration on the Republican side of the aisle and old Republican National Committee domains" no longer in use.

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  9. Democrats call for independent commission to investigate Russian election interferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    House Oversight and Government Reform ranking member Elijah Cummings , Sen. Amy Klobuchar , Senate Foreign Relations ranking member Ben Cardin and Rep. Eric Swalwell hold a news conference to call for an independent, bipartisan commission to investigate foreign interference in the 2016 presidential election at the U.S. Capitol January 9, 2017 in Washington, DC. House Oversight and Government Reform ranking member Elijah Cummings , Sen. Amy Klobuchar , Senate Foreign Relations ranking member Ben Cardin and Rep. Eric Swalwell hold a news conference to call for an independent, bipartisan commission to investigate foreign interference in the 2016 presidential election at the U.S. Capitol January 9, 2017 in Washington, DC.

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  10. Democrats call for independent commission to investigate election interferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Los Angeles Times

    House and Senate Democrats are urging colleagues to back the creation of an independent, nonpartisan commission to study Russian attempts to influence the election. No Republicans have signed on to the House or Senate legislation to create the commission, but Democrats said they are hoping some colleagues were swayed by Thursday's testimony from three U.S. spy chiefs that the Kremlin's most senior leaders approved a Russian intelligence operation aimed at interfering in the U.S. presidential race .

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  11. Democrats demand 9/11-style commission to probe Russia hacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Washington Examiner

    House and Senate Democrats have introduced legislation to create an independent commission to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 election, and recommend ways to prevent further interference. Reps.

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  12. Democrats Push For Independent Commission On Russian Election MeddlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Switched

    From left, Rep. Elijah Cummings, Sen. Ben Cardin, Sen. Amy Klobuchar and Rep. Eric Swalwell hold a news conference Monday to call for an independent, bipartisan commission to investigate foreign interference in the 2016 presidential election. WASHINGTON - After intelligence officials issued a bombshell report on Russia hacking the Democratic National Committee, House and Senate Democrats are renewing their call for an independent commission to investigate Russian interference in the presidential election.

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  13. A letter writer want the next Oakland school chief to be localRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Inside Bay Area

    The Oakland School Board has an opportunity, in the wake of Superintendent Antwan Wilson's imminent departure, to select the kind of school leader we haven't had for a while: one with a deeply rooted Oakland perspective, who understands that education is not a commodity but rather a public good that must be democratically controlled. Wilson is just the latest in a string of superintendents from outside Oakland who have stopped here briefly before moving on to the next phase of their careers.

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  14. Would Environmentalists be Subpoenaed?: Tucker Carlson Grills...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | Mediaite.com

    During this evening's broadcast of Tucker Carlson Tonight , host Tucker Carlson challenged Rep. Eric Swalwell on the recent intelligence report that indicates Russia meddled in the election to assist Donald Trump. Early on in the interview, Carlson asked Swalwell about the bipartisan commission he's proposed to look into Russian hacking, pressing him to explain how it's bipartisan if he hasn't gotten any Republicans to join on.

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  15. Trump calls intelligence briefing on Russian hacking 'constructive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | KSEE-TV Fresno

    President-elect Donald Trump said Friday he had a "constructive meeting" with the US's top intelligence officials who briefed him on alleged Russian election-related hacking, but added there was no impact on the results and he didn't directly acknowledge Moscow's responsibility. "While Russia, China, other countries, outside groups and people are consistently trying to break through the cyber infrastructure of our governmental institutions, businesses and organizations including the Democrat National Committee, there was absolutely no effect on the outcome of the election, including the fact that there was no tampering whatsoever with voting machines," he said in a statement after the meeting.

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  16. Tri-Valley letters: Hacking the fault of Russia, that's whoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | Contra Costa Times

    I read with amusement the recent letter, "Whose fault is it if Russia took Dems' data?" an incomplete allegory about Russian hacking of our election. First, there were two houses, not one, with chefs preparing for celebrations.

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  17. Trump spokesman: No proof Russian hacking influenced U.S. electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 3 | KICD-AM Spencer

    ... to reveal anything that was privileged or shared with him classified." "It's baffling," U.S. Representative Eric Swalwell, a Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, told MSNBC on Monday. "President-elect Trump does not have any better ...

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  18. No proof Russian hacking influenced US electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | The Daily Star

    ... to reveal anything that was privileged or shared with him classified." "It's baffling," US Representative Eric Swalwell, a Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, told MSNBC on Monday. "President-elect Trump does not have any better ...

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  19. 'Zero evidence' Russian hacking swayed election, Spicer says as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 2 | The Japan Times

    Workers build portions of the inaugural platform for the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC, Dec. 8. Trump ramped up preparations for his inauguration on Thursday, working with aides on an historic address that will be seen as a cornerstone of his administration. No evidence has emerged to suggest Russian hacking influenced the outcome of the U.S. presidential election and it would be irresponsible to jump to conclusions before receiving a final intelligence report, Donald Trump's spokesman said on Monday.

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  20. Congress Proposes Fines For Live Streaming From House FloorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 29 | Yahoo!

    ... sit-in simply represented the first such incident in the age of live streaming. Democratic representative Eric Swalwell of California responded to the proposed fine on Twitter , stating the House Republicans want to fine him and fellow Democrats who ...

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