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  1. Changing of the guard at DC's top lobby firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | The Hill

    ... In November, Bates left Republic Consulting, his four-person firm that he founded in 2013 with former Rep. Geoff Davis (R-Ky.), to join Akin Gump. Prior to that, he ran a solo firm, Bates Capitol Group, which was bought by C2 Group. "One of the ...

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  2. Illinois congressman on why he supports the Republican health care planRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Congressman Rodney Davis of Illinois supports the Republican Health Care Plan that's making its way through the House. But he says that there will likely be hurdles before the bill becomes a law.

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  3. Shimkus: ACA work to begin in earnest next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    U.S. Rep. John Shimkus, a member of two House committees that will be undertaking the long-discussed "repeal and replacement" of the Affordable Care Act, said Thursday the work will begin in earnest next week. Shimkus, the Collinsville Republican who serves on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, said that panel and the House Ways and Means Committee, which will oversee reconciling the revenue and expenses of the Obamacare replacement, plan to do their work quickly.

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  4. Bipartisan bill to repeal HB2 sent to House committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The bipartisan bill proposing to repeal HB2 passed its first reading in the state House Monday night and was referred to the Committee on Rules, Calendar and Operations of the House. The committee does not have a regular meeting schedule and meets when it is called by leadership.

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  5. Lawmaker who introduced HB2 repeal bill questions bill's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | WBTV

    The North Carolina lawmaker who introduced a bill to repeal the controversial House Bill 2 has called into question the bill's future after the bill was moved to a House committee. The bill seeks to fully repeal HB2 and update the state's non-discrimination laws to match federal protections.

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  6. Bipartisan bill to repeal HB2 sent to House committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | WECT-TV Wilmington

    The bipartisan bill proposing to repeal HB2 passed its first reading in the state House Monday night, and was referred to the Committee on Rules, Calendar and Operations of the House. The committee does not have a regular meeting schedule, and meets when it is called by leadership.

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  7. Tom's #Mailbag, Feb. 10, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | The News-Gazette

    Lots of history in this week's 'bag: a 90-year-old photo of downtown Champaign and queries about a collection of old images, how much heavier the typical American male is today, and the possible re-do of what in 1923 was known as the Urbana-Lincoln Hotel. Also, more on Rep. Rodney Davis and town hall meetings, oil in central Illinois, driving with a dog, the old Bradley's site, a business opportunity in southwest Champaign, a fenced-in mystery in west Champaign and Trader Joe's AND Golden Corral.

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  8. House panel backs changing pension board qualificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | NWAonline

    A House committee Wednesday endorsed legislation changing requirements for six of the Arkansas Public Employee Retirement System's nine trustees, and the panel acted despite a warning that the bill appeared to eliminate three board members who are system retirees. The bill could potentially affect the continued service of trustees Artee Williams, Ouida Wright and Bill Gaddy, system Executive Director Gail Stone said later in an interview.

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  9. Time to restore Congress' rightful powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... for the R Street Institute ( www.rstreet.org ), a think tank in Washington When I was counsel to former Rep. Geoff Davis (R., Ky.), a constituent asked why Congress wasn't accountable for the cost of federal regulation. The simple answer was that ...

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  10. Guest Column: It's time to rein in regulators in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Yuma Sun

    ... activist in Alexandria, Kentucky named Lloyd Rogers. In 2009, Rogers went to meet with his then-congressman Geoff Davis at a town hall meeting. Both were outraged about an EPA storm water management consent decree that cost the three northern ...

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  11. Sen. Todd Young's bipartisan pitch for the REINS ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... Indiana Republican Senator Todd Young. Young quarterbacked the bill in the House after Republican Kentucky Rep. Geoff Davis retired in 2009. Elegant and simple, the REINS Act establishes a legislative veto, requiring Congress to greenlight every ...

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  12. It's Time to Rein in RegulatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2016 | Townhall

    ... activist in Alexandria, Kentucky named Lloyd Rogers. In 2009, Rogers went to meet with his then-congressman Geoff Davis at a town hall meeting. Both were outraged about an EPA storm water management consent decree that cost the three northern ...

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  13. Legislation to Combat Costly Federal Regulations Will Be Reintroduced in the 115th CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | FreedomWorks

    ... accomplish." The REINS Act is not a new concept. The bill was first introduced in 111th Congress by then-Rep. Geoff Davis (R-Ky.) and then-Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.), H.R. 3765 and S. 3826 . Because both chambers of Congress were controlled by ...

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  14. State congressman may advise Trump on science mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... epresenting Northern Kentucky's Fourth Congressional District since 2012, after a special election. He succeeded Geoff Davis when he resigned.

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  15. Why is Mitch McConnell smiling?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    ... to changes in his party, and they have no reason to believe that this time will be any different. Former Rep. Geoff Davis, a Republican who represented Northern Kentucky in Congress from 2005 to 2012, said McConnell was on course to be the most ...

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  16. MDJ Time Capsule: The Week of Nov. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | MDJonline.com

    Pictured in the Friday, Nov. 3, 1916, edition of The Marietta Journal and Courier was a pair of small graphics framing a headline that announced the upcoming "Go-To-Church Day."

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  17. Akin Gump hires former McConnell chief of staff in boost to firma s Senate Republican benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Washington Post

    K Street heavy hitter Akin Gump has hired two veteran GOP lobbyists - including a former chief of staff to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell - in a boost to the firm's Republican lobbying roster. Hunter Bates, McConnell's chief of staff from 1997 to 2002, joins from Republic Consulting, the boutique four-person GOP lobby firm he co-founded with former Kentucky congressman Geoff Davis.

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  18. We blew it': Clinger among former Gop Us Representatives denouncing TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Times Observer

    ... Sherwood Boehlert (R-NY), Jack Buechner (R-MO), Tom Campbell (R-CA), Bill Clinger (R-PA), Tom Coleman (R-MO), Geoff Davis (R-KY), Mickey Edwards (R-OK), Harris Fawell (R-IL), Ed Foreman (R-TX, NM), Amo Houghton, Jr. (R-NY), Gordon Humphrey (Senator, ...

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  19. A Civil DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Champaign- In a campaign that has been filled with negativity, the 13th Congressional District debate between Republican Incumbent Congressman Rodney Davis and Democratic Challenger Mark Wicklund, was a welcomed change. The debate held Thursday evening, saw two candidates focused on discussing issues important to the district, instead of attacking their opponent.

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  20. Trumpa s simple solutions a hit across Ky.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | Middlesboro Daily News

    ... hopes of regaining power. The recent letter from 30 former Republican members of Congress, including former Rep. Geoff Davis of Northern Kentucky, labeling Trump "manifestly unqualified" and his candidacy disgraceful, will matter little to voters ...

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