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  1. House GOP leaders desperate to avoid shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Politico

    With the clock ticking, Republicans have yet to settle on a strategy to resolve a showdown over Planned Parenthood funding. An explosive confrontation brewing between the House Republican leadership and conservatives over Planned Parenthood is threatening to shut down the government for the second time in three years.

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  2. Rep. Jim Jordan: Defund PP, Videos Show 'Criminal Activity'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | News Max

    A series of undercover sting videos that have been released concerning Planned Parenthood shows "the most disgusting and immoral criminal activity," Rep. Jim Jordan said Wednesday, and proves the organization should not get "a penny of taxpayer money." "If the president of the United States and Harry Reid think it's more important that Planned Parenthood get your tax dollars than to pay our troops, then they are shutting down the government," the Ohio Republican told CNN's "News Day" program.

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  3. House Republicans promise long, bruising war on Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Daily Kos

    One way or another, there will be a big fight over women's health care leading into the 2016 election. House Republicans are divided now over whether to shut down government over Title X funding to Planned Parenthood-the money that provides contraceptive care and health care for low income patients-or to waste a lot of time and money "investigating" the organization.

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  4. Gop Preps for Fall Fight -- But no concrete plans -- Doj V. Menendez -- Radel's recovery aRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Politico

    AVOIDING A SHUTDOWN: The outrage over Planned Parenthood has made clear there is sufficient ammunition for a government shutdown this fall, with party lines being drawn over its funding, a must-pass spending bill looming in September and a brewing effort by Sen. Ted Cruz to galvanize conservatives while he runs for president. And after a failed defunding vote in the Senate, House leaders are now actively looking for a way out of a shutdown fight over Planned Parenthood's funding.

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  5. House GOP leaders desperate to avoid shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Politico

    With the clock ticking, Republicans have yet to settle on a strategy to resolve a showdown over Planned Parenthood funding. An explosive confrontation brewing between the House Republican leadership and conservatives over Planned Parenthood is threatening to shut down the government for the second time in three years.

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  6. Jordan honored with Americans for Prosperity Washington AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Peak Of Ohio

    The group awarded Representative Jordan its Washington Award for his commitment to defending and advocating for policies that encourage economic freedom and prosperity. "I'm honored to receive this award along with my friend and colleague Jeb Hensarling.

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  7. The Sanders Effect: Media normalizes socia...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Washington Times

    A subtle media phenomenon on the campaign trail has not gone unnoticed. The press is perhaps overlooking a certain item from Sen. Bernard Sanders ' resume.

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  8. Wednesday, Aug. 19 noon rally at Utah Capitol Rotunda to address...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Sutherland Institute

    Wednesday, August 19, is the monthly legislative Interim Day on Utah's Capitol Hill. In addition to the regularly scheduled meetings of the Legislature's interim committees, an informative gathering will be held in the Capitol Rotunda from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm - to which citizens are invited and encouraged to attend.

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  9. Congressional redistricting reform is overdue in Ohio: editorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Plain Dealer

    A bipartisan duo aims to squeeze some of the politics out of how Ohio draws congressional districts . The proposal, co-sponsored by state Sens. Frank LaRose, a Copley Township Republican, and Tom Sawyer, an Akron Democrat, would assign district-drawing to a seven-member commission, including the governor, auditor and secretary of state, and four other panelists, two per party.

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  10. Congress Sends Letter Requesting Information From Planned Parenthood to Justify FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Right Wing News

    The House Oversight Committee has sent a letter to Planned Parenthood requesting seven pieces of information for justification of continued federal funding for the giant abortion mill. Congress wants their answers by next week.

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  11. Congress Sends Letter Requesting These Seven Things From Planned...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | TheBlaze.com

    The House Oversight Committee on Friday penned a letter to Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards requesting seven documents or pieces of information be handed over by next week. The letter, authored by Reps.

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  12. House Oversight panel probing Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | The Hill

    The House Oversight Committee has joined several other congressional panels examining Planned Parenthood in the wake of a series of undercover videos regarding its exchange of fetal tissue. Republican leaders on the committee demand to know whether federal funding was used by Planned Parenthood in any exchange of fetal tissue.

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  13. Graham: Trump's proposals are 'gibberish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | CNN

    Graham, a GOP presidential candidate who has frequently sparred with Trump, said the billionaire's plan to deport all undocumented immigrants and force Mexico to pay for a border prove that Trump is "shallow" and "hasn't spent any time looking at how this system works and what's practical." "I don't think there's 10 votes in the United States Senate for this plan," Graham told reporters Monday in Iowa.

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  14. More trouble ahead for the IRSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Hill

    The IRS hoped to have turned the corner on its Tea Party controversy by now. Not by a long shot.

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  15. Capitol Insider: Koch brothers' Columbus event to have 5 GOP candidates, not KasichRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Americans for Prosperity, bankrolled by GOP mega-donors Charles and David Koch, is snubbing the Ohio governor at its Defending the American Dream summit at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. Even a state representative from Florida and Jon Taffer - host of Spike TV's Bar Rescue - are making the stage instead of Kasich.

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  16. Lois Lerner Mocks 'Evil and Dishonest' GOP in EmailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | News Max

    A Politico review of some 5,000 pages of emails and documents recently released by the Senate Finance Committee found that the IRS targeted more conservative than liberal groups seeking tax-exempt status and "firmly established" that Lois Lerner, the agency's former director of Exempted Organizations, "held and discussed liberal views." Politico pored over the thousands of pages of documents released last week by the bipartisan committee on its investigation into the IRS ' treatment of organizations applying for tax-exempt status.

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  17. Some states nix film tax credits, but cost is up - GOP pans Lerner...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 13 | Politico

    MORE STATES BACK AWAY FROM FILM TAX CREDITS. Despite the allure of Hollywood productions, a growing number of states are questioning, limiting or outright eliminating tax credits for films and TV shows shot locally.

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  18. Lerner slammed 'evil and dishonest' GOP inquisitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | Politico

    Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner walks out of a House Oversight Committee hearing after refusing to answer questions about the extra scrutiny the IRS gave Tea Party and other conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt status, on Capitol Hill in Washington. At the height of the scandal over the IRS' handling of political nonprofits, Lois Lerner privately let loose at her Republican tormentors, saying she invoked the Fifth Amendment because they had been "evil and dishonest" and accusing them of "hate mongering."

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  19. Launches Initiative to Support House Freedom Caucus MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | FreedomWorks

    Government goes to those who show up. FreedomWorks makes it easy to hold your elected officials accountable in our fully interactive Action Center.

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  20. Congressman speaks to ag issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | The Delaware Gazette

    The federal government should get out of the way of the agriculture industry, U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Urbana, told farmers Thursday during a stop at the newly built Evolution Ag facility on U.S. 42.Jordan, who represents Ohio's 4th Congressional District, said the industry should largely be subject to the free market."

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