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  1. AIA brings aboard 3 division leaders.Read the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | ThomasNet

    ... and Hughes Electronics/Raytheon. He also served for seven years as Legislative Director for Congressman Jerry Lewis (R-Calif.). Paolozzi currently serves as Initiatives Group Chief for the Under Secretary of the Army, where he helps inform senior ...

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  2. The real origin story behind how Rep. John Lewis became THE hit of Comic-ConaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | The Washington Post

    In costume as his 25-year-old self, "Selma marcher" Rep. John Lewis leads an impromptu parade of purpose through the halls of the San Diego Convention Center on Saturday during Comic-Con. LAST YEAR, on a warm April day, Rep. John Lewis sat on stage at D.C.'s Walter E. Washington Convention Center and shared the story about what new worlds he had encountered since becoming Congress's first-ever graphic novelist.

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  3. Congressman John Lewis, or when a real hero goes to Comic-ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Daily Kos

    Rep. John Lewis is at San Diego Comic-Con to promote March , a graphic novel trilogy he co-write. The novel is about the civil rights movement and the first two volumes are out now.

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  4. The Real Story of Obamacare's BirthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | The Atlantic

    ... Obey, then chairman of the House Appropriations Committee, asked his counterpart on the committee, Republican Jerry Lewis, to get his leaders and rank-and-file to provide Republican ideas to include, and non-starters to exclude, in a stimulus plan ...

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  5. John Lewis and Others Introduce Bill to Establish Preclearance Requirements for the Voting Rights ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2015 | Peach Pundit

    Two years after the U.S. Supreme Court decided that the criteria developed in the 1960s that was used to determine which states and localities would be subject to federal approval before making changes to voting districts and procedures, a group of Democrats are introducing the Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2015. The bill is sponsored in the House of Representatives by John Lewis of Atlanta, and in the Senate by Patrick Leahy of Vermont, among others.

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  6. Antioch College celebrates Class of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Antioch College celebrated commencement saturday - its first since 2008. Heavy rain forced festivities indoors Saturday, but the college conferred 21 students representing the Class of 2015 in the South Gym of Antioch's Wellness Center.

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  7. Loophole in N.C. election law delayed disclosure of $7 million in outside spendingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Institute for Southern Studies

    A measure that may come before the North Carolina legislature this session could bring to light millions of dollars in political spending that is now often disclosed days or weeks after TV or radio ads air or political mailers are sent out - and in some cases, even after the elections they seek to influence have taken place. Due to a loophole in North Carolina law, some outside political groups - those that are not affiliated with a candidate and spend independently to influence elections - are not required to disclose their spending until after an election.

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  8. News of the Day From Across the NationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2015 | SFGate

    ... giving" make it the right time to end the annual event, memorably hosted for most of its life in Las Vegas by Jerry Lewis . Celebrities including Frank Sinatra , John Lennon and Michael Jackson performed on the telethon, first hosted by Lewis and ...

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  9. Georgia reps react to stimulus voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Declaring that the Obama stimulus package " a plan that is unlikely to stimulate the economy but will ultimately add more than a trillion dollars to the national debt," Georgia Republican Phil Gingrey issued a statement explaining why he joined the entirety of House Republicans in voting "no" on HR 1, Wednesday. Backing away from any appearance of bipartisanship, the GOP in the House of Representatives made sure they were laying the entire package at the feet of the Democrats.

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  10. Founders Day Ceremony Held at MonticelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | NBC29

    Thomas Jefferson would have turned 272 Monday. The third president's legacy was honored at a Founders Day celebration held at Monticello.

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  11. Lobbyists-Turned-Staffers Disclose Salaries, ClientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Roll Call

    Shockey, left, chats with Rep. Jerry Lewis before a markup of the House Approriations Committee in 2006. He's back on the Hill after a stint on K Street.

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  12. Today's History:Adolf Hitler decided to break the military terms by ordering the rearming of GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... became the instant, celebrated hit "Man of La Mancha," died in New York. Today's Birthdays: Comedian-director Jerry Lewis is 89. Country singer Ray Walker (The Jordanaires) is 81. Movie director Bernardo Bertolucci is 74. Game show host Chuck ...

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  13. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Daily-Jeff.com

    ... Black Sea region with the country it was part of for some 250 years. Today's Birthdays: Comedian-director Jerry Lewis is 89. Game show host Chuck Woolery is 74. Actor Erik Estrada is 66. Rock singer-musician Nancy Wilson (Heart) is 61. Movie ...

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  14. Congressman John Lewis and VotingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Daily Kos

    "We have never solved a problem in this country with less democracy, and so the persistent efforts from some in political power to restrict the right to vote should be a call to action for us all. This week we have reflected on Bloody Sunday not to celebrate a battle long since won.

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  15. This day in history: March 16, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The News-Gazette

    ... became the instant, celebrated hit "Man of La Mancha," died in New York. Today's Birthdays: Comedian-director Jerry Lewis is 89. Country singer Ray Walker (The Jordanaires) is 81. Movie director Bernardo Bertolucci is 74. Game show host Chuck ...

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  16. Today in History: March 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WHDH

    ... became the instant, celebrated hit "Man of La Mancha," died in New York. Today's Birthdays: Comedian-director Jerry Lewis is 89. Country singer Ray Walker (The Jordanaires) is 81. Movie director Bernardo Bertolucci is 74. Game show host Chuck ...

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  17. Today In History, March 16thRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WBNS

    ... became the instant, celebrated hit "Man of La Mancha," died in New York. Today's Birthdays: Comedian-director Jerry Lewis is 89. Country singer Ray Walker (The Jordanaires) is 81. Movie director Bernardo Bertolucci is 74. Game show host Chuck ...

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  18. Katy Burns: Uncivil rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    On Tuesday, University of Oklahoma students march to the now closed University of Oklahoma's Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity house in Norman during a rally in reaction to an incident in which members of a fraternity were caught on video chanting a racial slur. President Barack Obama embraces Rep. John Lewis of Georgia after Lewis introduced the president with an emotional speech by the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala., on the 50th anniversary of A'Bloody Sunday," a landmark event of the civil rights movement, on March 7. Rep. Lewis was beaten during "Bloody Sunday" and is a leader of the civil rights movement.

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  19. The Commemoration in SelmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Watching America's first Black President with Congressman John Lewis together in Selma was a testament to the honor and ultimate victory of struggle. Lewis is the single living American who did the most for us to be able to have a Black President-after all it was Congressman John Lewis who organized and led the first march in Selma and almost died from the beating.

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  20. Did you see the hypocrites marching in Selma?: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Times-Picayune

    Crowds gather before a symbolic walk across the Edmund Pettus Bridge, Sunday, March 8, 2015, in Selma, Ala. This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of "Bloody Sunday," a civil rights march in which protestors were beaten, trampled and tear-gassed by police at the Edmund Pettus Bridge, in Selma.

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