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  1. Political Chaos May Keep K Street Busy During Congressional LullRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Roll Call

    ... dominated the first half of this year, Conner said, noting that K & L Gates added hires such as former Rep. John McHugh, a New York Republican and former secretary of the Army. "It may be an omnibus or a minibus or a CR, but there is always a ...

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  2. Lobbying WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2016 | The Hill

    ... meals OVERNIGHT MONEY: House poised to pass debt-ceiling bill MORE K&L Gates added former Secretary of the Army John McHugh and his longtime adviser, Anne LeMay, to the firm's public policy and law practice. McHugh (R-N.Y) also served nine terms in ...

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  3. Obituary: George Voinovich / Republican former Cleveland mayor, senator and Ohio governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Post-gazette.com

    ... Mr. Finkbeiner met with Mr. Voinovich, who had flown from Columbus to meet with the new mayor and outgoing mayor John McHugh, and to offer assistance to the city's first elected "strong mayor" following the end of its city-manager era. "[Mr. ...

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  4. Former Army secretary, New York congressman John McHugh to lobby at K&L GatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    John McHugh, the former secretary of the U.S. Army and Republican congressman from New York, is joining the law firm K&L Gates as a lobbyist. McHugh was appointed by President Obama in 2009 to serve as the army's top civilian, a post he stepped down from in November 2015.

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  5. Former Army secretary, New York congressman John McHugh to lobby at K&L GatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | The Washington Post

    John McHugh, the former secretary of the U.S. Army and Republican congressman from New York, is joining the law firm K&L Gates as a lobbyist. McHugh was appointed by President Obama in 2009 to serve as the army's top civilian, a post he stepped down from in November 2015.

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  6. Open LineRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... printed. Callers do not need to identify themselves. For those who are interested, former secretary of the Army John McHugh was the top Republican on the Armed Services Committee when he was chosen by President Obama. Hi, your caller of a few days ...

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  7. Other Voices: Recognize female pilots who served in the Air ForceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    It took an act of Congress to repair then-Secretary of the Army John McHugh's poor judgment about our country's debt to women pilots who served in the Army Air Force during World War II. Thanks to public outcry and bipartisan support, a bill Congress has forwarded to President Barack Obama will again give members of the Women Airforce Service Pilots the right to have their cremated remains buried at Arlington National Cemetery.

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  8. Family's Fight Pays Off With Arlington Cemetery Burial Rights for WASPsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... since." However, the policy allowing for burials at Arlington was revoked in 2015 by former Army Secretary John McHugh. His memo cited Army lawyers as saying Arlington National Cemetery's superintendent did not have the authority to allow such ...

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  9. Pioneers Wwii-era women pilots finally being honoredRead the original story

    May 1, 2016 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... Staff-written editorials will resume next week. It took an act of Congress to repair then-Secretary of the Army John McHugh's poor judgment about our country's debt to women pilots who served in the Army Air Force during World War II. Thanks to ...

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  10. Senate confirms Eric Fanning, first openly gay service secretary, to lead ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... served as undersecretary of the Air Force and chief of staff for Secretary of Defense Ash Carter and replaces John McHugh, who stepped down Nov. 1, 2015. Fanning's nomination had been held up for eight months as leverage in the Republican fight to ...

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  11. SUNY Oswego announces commencement speakersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | The Post-Standard

    Former U.S. Secretary of the Army John M. McHugh will speak at the 9 a.m. ceremony for graduating seniors in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Before delivering his address, McHugh will receive an honorary doctoral degree from the State University of New York.

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  12. Former Army Secretary John McHugh to be honored by SUNY OswegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    Former Army Secretary and north country lawmaker John M. McHugh will be awarded an honorary doctoral degree from SUNY Oswego at the school's commencement on May 14, the school announced Friday. “We are deeply privileged to honor Secretary McHugh for his devotion to our country and his lifetime commitment to public service,” said SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley in a statement.

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  13. Army backs bill to allow female pilots' ashes at ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | KFMB-TV San Diego

    ... to have their ashes placed at Arlington with military honors. But in March 2015, then-Secretary of the Army John McHugh ruled that WASPs never should have been allowed in and revoked their eligibility. Just over 1,000 women were accepted into the ...

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  14. Army backs bill to allow female pilots' ashes at ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... to have their ashes placed at Arlington with military honors. But in March 2015, then-Secretary of the Army John McHugh ruled that WASPs never should have been allowed in and revoked their eligibility. Just over 1,000 women were accepted into the ...

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  15. Ex-fighter pilot-turned-rep in dogfight to get WWII women fliers in ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | Fox News

    ... in 2002 approved WASP pilots for military honors and inurnment. But in March 2015, then-Secretary of the Army John McHugh reversed the decision based on a re-interpretation of the 1977 law. McSally, an A-10 Thunderbolt II pilot who flew combat ...

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  16. The acting Army secretary has signaled his support for legislation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... to have their ashes placed at Arlington with military honors. But in March 2015, then-Secretary of the Army John McHugh ruled that WASPs never should have been allowed in and revoked their eligibility. Just over 1,000 women were accepted into the ...

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  17. Must-reads of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Columbia Journalism Review

    ... money from the pharmaceutical industry, which could benefit from the doctors' on-air recommendations." In 2011, John McHugh, an Irish photojournalist, was trying to get to Bahrain to cover the Arab Spring. Several of his photojournalist friends were ...

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  18. Senators: Let female WWII pilots into Arlington CemeteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... have been eligible for placement at Arlington Cemetery since 2002. But earlier this year, then-Army Secretary John McHugh reversed course and ruled WASPs ineligible. (Bill Harmon via AP) WASHINGTON (AP) - Two dozen U.S. senators want the Army to ...

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  19. Army's rebranded social science program draws flakRead the original story

    Feb 10, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... The Human Terrain System, or HTS, had earned praise from top Army officials, including former secretary John McHugh. The program's aim had been to provide commanders with information about local populations in war zones to help them avoid needless ...

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  20. In Confirmation Hearing, No One Asked Eric Fanning About Being GayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2016 | Advocate

    The first out gay man to be nominated as secretary of the Army finally got his confirmation hearing Thursday - and no one brought up his sexual orientation. Eric Fanning had stepped down earlier this month as acting secretary of the Army, a job he took in November after the departure of the previous secretary, John McHugh.

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