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  1. EDITORIAL: Gerrymandering loses, voters winRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Press-Enterprise

    ... Democratic-controlled Legislature. In fact, Michael Berman, brother of longtime Los Angeles Democratic Rep. Howard Berman, advised on drawing districts favorable for his brother's reelections. When redistricting reform was passed, and district ...

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  2. Hillary Emails Detail Gay Rights BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... Mills wrote to Clinton and her policy adviser Jake Sullivan on May 20, in response to a report that Rep. Howard Berman (D-CA) had dropped language from his Foreign Relations Authorization Act extending the benefits to the LGBT community because ...

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  3. Gerrymandering loses before Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wave

    ... Democratic-controlled Legislature. In fact, Michael Berman, brother of longtime Los Angeles Democratic Rep. Howard Berman, advised on drawing districts favorable for his brother's reelections. When redistricting reform was passed, and district ...

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  4. Anthony Kennedy's California Roots Shine ThroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The American Prospect

    ... regard to protecting incumbents of either party, a number of prominent members of Congress, such as Democrat Howard Berman and Republican David Dreier, saw their districts effectively dismantled. Nonetheless, in the 2012 election Democrats picked up ...

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  5. Supreme Court decision a victory for 'we the people'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Los Angeles Times

    ... There has been some theater, such as the 2012 battle between redistricted Democratic Congressmen Howard Berman and Brad Sherman (Sherman prevailed), but no huge turnover. But party turnover and political moderation were never - or ought never to ...

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  6. Bipartisan panel, including onetime Iran deal defenders, urges improvementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Jewish Journal

    ... and among these are several who until recently have vigorously defended its Iran strategy: - Former U.S. Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.), who as chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee in 2010 delayed a sanctions bill ...

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  7. Miguel Facusse dies at 90; colorful, ruthless Honduran tycoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Los Angeles Times

    Tycoon Miguel Facusse, one of the most powerful men in Honduras, denies involvement in the slaying of human rights lawyer Antonio Trejo. "I probably had reasons to kill him," Facusse said, "but I'm not a killer."

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  8. Eliot Engel on foreign policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Jewish Journal

    Congressman Eliot Engel has served as the ranking minority member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs since 2013, when he replaced his colleague from Southern California, Howard Berman. These days, Engel is busy dealing with issues ranging from Israel's new governing coalition to ongoing negotiations with Iran to the fight against ISIS.

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  9. Is Obama really the 'Jewish president'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Hill

    ... Anti-Defamation League called on Obama to recognize that "Arab rejection" was the main obstacle to peace. Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.), then-chairman of the House Foreign Relations Committee, complained that the Palestinian Authority was waiting ...

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  10. Los Angeles becomes first US city to enact quake safety standards for new cellphone towersRead the original story

    May 8, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... te times were during the Northridge earthquake, when he _ then in Washington, D.C., as a staffer for then-Rep. Howard Berman of Los Angeles _ had to get patched through a military satellite to

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  11. The House of Jim WrightRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Politico

    ... as speaker. "I guess his strength is at the level of getting new rugs put in members' offices," Representative Howard Berman, the California Democrat, said at the time. "And maybe he can translate that into legislative victories." In fact, few ...

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  12. Bottom LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Hill

    ... of its revenue from foreign sales. In February, Raytheon hired former Sen. Jon Kyl (R-Ariz.) and former Rep. Howard Berman (D-Calif.) at law and lobby firm Covington & Burling to work on "issues associated with U.S. governments response to Poland's ...

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  13. Why Maryland needs a broader false claims lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Army. It was updated and strengthened in 1986 - by Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Democratic Rep. Howard Berman of California - and was signed into law by Ronald Reagan . In 2005 and 2009, further changes allowed states to share in the ...

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  14. Supreme Court skeptical of citizen panels that redraw congressional districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... fight for a seat from the San Fernando Valley in 2012. In that race, Rep. Brad Sherman defeated veteran Rep. Howard Berman. The state elects nine members to the House, currently five Republicans and four Democrats. Several of the seats are closely ...

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  15. Supreme Court may say gerrymandering protected by ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | McClatchy

    ... fight for a seat from the San Fernando Valley in 2012. In that race, Rep. Brad Sherman defeated veteran Rep. Howard Berman. The state elects nine members to the House, currently five Republicans and four Democrats. Several of the seats are closely ...

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  16. California's Democrats are in the House, in record numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | SFGate

    ... money for the state and provides a base from which to rebuild a Democratic House majority, said former Rep. Howard Berman , who was toppled by fellow Democrat Brad Sherman in a bitter election for a redistricted Los Angeles County seat in 2012. ...

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  17. Dan Morain: Once again, legislators threaten voters' rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    ... a way that four Republicans and only one Democrat represent slices of Austin in Congress. Henry Waxman and Howard Berman were best of friends and closet of allies in Congress and, earlier, in the California Legislature. They dominated West Los ...

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  18. Barbara Boxer and the democratization of California politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    ... its twilight today, this was the era of the Jewish "bigs" - from the two U.S. senators to Henry Waxman and Howard Berman in Congress, to Zev Yaroslavsky and a host of other Jewish politicians in Los Angeles. With whites casting the great majority of ...

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  19. Think big on USAID administratorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | The Hill

    ... should consider high-ranking former members of Congress with experience in development issues (Bill Frist, Howard Berman, and Jim Kolbe are among those who come to mind). He should also test whether a recently retired top military leader, including ...

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  20. Lawmakers Commemorate a Decade of AIDS ActivismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | Roll Call

    ... Del. Donna M.C. Christensen, D-V.I.; Sens. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C.; and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., ex-Reps. Howard Berman, D-Calif.; Jim Kolbe, R-Ariz.; and Dave Weldon, R-Fla., and ex-Sen. Richard G. Lugar, R-Ind. Globe-trotting Secretary of State John ...

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