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  1. Zika funding needed to head off disease, U.S. voters sayRead the original story

    Monday Jul 4 | Washington Times

    As Americans turned out by the millions for barbecues and fireworks for Monday's July 4 festivities, Republicans were hoping that every mosquito bite will make the patriotic revelers think of the Zika virus - and of Democrats. Senate Democrats filibustered last week to block $1.1 billion in anti-Zika funding, and both sides now are trying to win the public relations battle back home over whether that was the right move.

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  2. Sen. John McCain visits Pakistan's North Waziristan, praises anti-terrorist effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | UPI

    A concerted effort against Pakistan's Haqqani terrorist network is needed, Sen. John McCain said Monday during a visit to Pakistan. McCain, R-Ariz., led a rare congressional delegation to Pakistan and Afghanistan , visiting Pakistan's uneasy North Waziristan region Sunday.

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  3. McCain: Obama Mideast policies 'almost criminal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., and Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., warned on Monday that the administration's approach in Afghanistan threatens to destabilize the region, with the latter calling Obama's policies "almost criminal." Policies imposed by the administration last year prevented U.S. forces from engaging Taliban fighters except under limited circumstances, including self-defense, though the guidelines have been drawn back amid the terrorist group's resurgence.

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  4. Jailing parents has big impact on childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | The Republic

    For 45 years I have been an educator, a role that has led me to work for issues that affect children and schools in general. When I was challenged to promote legislation to reduce mass incarceration, I wondered if prison reform was an area too far beyond my experience and expertise to tackle.

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  5. urges signatures for CFPB exemption letterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | NAFCU

    NAFCU Vice President of Legislative Affairs Brad Thaler urged lawmakers to sign on to a letter from Sens. Joe Donnelly, D-Ind., and Ben Sasse, R-Neb., that pushes CFPB to exempt credit unions from certain rulemakings. The letter urges CFPB to grant credit unions relief through its authority under Section 1022 in the Dodd-Frank Act to grant exemptions on a rule-by-rule basis to "any class" of entity from its regulatory requirements.

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  6. Senate Dems Block $1.1 BillionFunding to Combat Zika VirusRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Lucianne.com

    Summer is in full swing, Fourth of July picnics are around the corner, and there is still a lack of funding to combat the Zika virus after Senate Democrats blocked a $1.1 billion funding package today. The funding was attached to the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, which failed to pass the 60-vote cloture threshold by a vote of 52-48.

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  7. Dems Refuse to Back GOP Zika Bill that Attacks Women, Vets, Obamacare, and Clean WaterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Common Dreams

    Legislation to address growing Zika virus crisis was packed with "partisan priorities," Senate lawmakers charge. Senate Republicans are being accused of politicizing a major public health crisis on Tuesday after a bill to fund Zika virus research failed because the GOP packed the legislation with "extreme and unnecessary partisan priorities."

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  8. Why the U.S. Senate Blocked Funding to Combat ZikaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Government Executive

    Democrats in the U.S. Senate on Tuesday blocked funding efforts to battle the Zika virus, all but ensuring that Congress will miss its self-imposed July 4 deadline to approve emergency aid ahead of a summer season that may see the virus spread inside the United States. The bill, which had already passed the House, failed to win the 60 votes it needed to break a filibuster as senators fell almost entirely along party lines in a 52 to 48 tally.

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  9. FBI Surveillance Expansion Stalls as Activists Target SenatorsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 28 | US News & World Report

    Legislation would give the FBI authority to collect someone's Internet browsing history and email metadata, among other records, without court approval if they claim it may be relevant to a national security investigation. A measure to expand FBI surveillance power appears to have the support needed to pass the Senate, but with a second vote not yet imminent privacy activists are working to flip senators so the amendment's dramatic one-vote defeat last week does not become equally narrow passage.

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  10. What jailing a parent does to childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Nuvo.net

    For 45 years I have been an educator, a role that has led me to work for issues that affect children and schools in general. When I was challenged to promote legislation to reduce mass incarceration, I wondered if prison reform was an area too far beyond my experience and expertise to tackle.

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  11. Sen. Joe Donnelly calls for no-fly list gun sales banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WLS-AM Chicago

    U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly says Congress should pass gun control legislation preventing felons, people with mental illness and those on the government no-fly list from purchasing firearms. The Indiana Democrat has been a strong supporter of gun rights while in Congress and has previously been endorsed by the National Rifle Association.

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  12. Ind Sen Donnelly Talks Terrorism And Gun Control Tuesday, June 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | WMGI-FM Terre Haute

    Indiana Democrat Senator Joe Donnelly wants Hoosiers to know that the FBI is doing everything it can to keep citizens safe from terrorism. Speaking outside of the FBI headquarters in Indianapolis, Donnelly said that every lead that is given to them is carefully investigated in order to keep the Hoosier state safe and secure.

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  13. Coats, Stutzman upset with rulingRead the original story

    Monday Jun 27 | Journal Gazette

    The Supreme Court's decision to strike down a Texas abortion law could compromise women's health and safety, according to two federal lawmakers who represent northeast Indiana.

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  14. Senator Donnelly on gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The Justices voted six to two to uphold a federal law banning people from owning guns who have been convicted of domestic violence. The case involved two men from Maine who said their guilty pleas should not affect their right to buy guns.

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  15. Teen accused of supporting terrorism remains jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Tribune-Star

    CNHI/Maureen HaydenU.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly, D-Indiana, met with news reporters outside FBI headquarters in Indianapolis Monday. Donnelly was briefed on the FBI's counter-terrorism efforts in the wake of the Orlando mass shooting and the arrest of an Indiana teen on terrorism-related charges.

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  16. Donnelly calls for gun-sales ban for those on no-fly listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | Indianapolis Business News

    Congress should pass gun-control legislation to bar felons, people with mental illness and those on the government no-fly list from purchasing firearms, U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly said Monday.

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  17. Police, suspect trade gunfire on south sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | TheIndyChannel

    Download the new and improved RTV6 app to get the latest news on the go and receive alerts to your phone Hundreds of mayors from across the country headed home this week after the U.S. Conference of Mayors' annual meeting in Indianapolis. Following a briefing with the FBI, Sen. Joe Donnelly offered praised this week for the agency's anti-terrorism efforts in Indiana.

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  18. Sen. Donnelly praises FBI's anti-terror effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | TheIndyChannel

    Following a briefing with the FBI, Sen. Joe Donnelly offered praised this week for the agency's anti-terrorism efforts in Indiana. The briefing comes after 18-year-old Brownsburg resident Akram Musleh was arrested on charges of attempting to provide aid to the Islamic State.

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  19. News Minute: Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press at 12:40 p.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly says Congress should pass gun control legislation preventing felons, people with mental illness and those on the government no-fly list from purchasing firearms. The Indiana Democrat has been a strong supporter of gun rights while in Congress and has previously been endorsed by the National Rifle Association.

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  20. Sen. Donnelly to meet with FBI, discuss counter terrorism threats in IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Indiana Sen. Joe Donnelly will meet with the FBI Monday in Indianapolis. He called the meeting to discuss the work the FBI is doing to counter terrorism threats in Indiana and the FBI's partnerships with local law enforcement and other state and local agencies.

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