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  1. Just say no! To tube taxes, toll hikes, more politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... to the voters. However, in practice, you need only look back to Florida's last elected secretary of state - Katherine Harris , who was a constant butt of talk-show jokes and ultimately a pariah in her own Republican Party - to see that it doesn't ...

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  2. Ky. legislative updateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Williamson Daily News Online

    I joined my fellow lawmakers back in Frankfort this week as we reconvened the 2017 session of the Kentucky General Assembly after a near month-long break following our brief, but rushed, organizational session in early January.

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  3. Editorial: Legislature shouldn't erode funding for coastal restorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | NOLA.com

    There was a time when Delacroix was a thriving community of 700 fishers and trappers, surrounded by forests of oak, maple and sycamore trees that also provided protection against storm surges moving west towards Chalmette. By the time this photo was taken in June 2010, barely a sliver remained, as the marsh continued to erode, in part due to the effects of nearby oil and gas development activities.

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  4. Harris wants to penalize drivers for hitting people in crosswalksRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    A suburban lawmaker is pushing to make failing to yield to pedestrians in a crosswalk a felony if it results in death or injury. The move was inspired by the death of a Mount Prospect mother of five.

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  5. Folksy GOP bromides won't solve Louisiana's budget crisisRead the original story

    Friday Jan 27 | NOLA.com

    Have you noticed how politicians often compare government work to running a household or small business, especially when revenue declines? "If our families or small businesses begin to run a deficit, we don't have many choices," former state Rep. Mike Johnson, R-Bossier City, wrote last year about Louisiana's chronic budget shortfall. "We tighten our belts, cut unnecessary expenses, and make whatever changes are necessary to balance our budgets."

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  6. Don't like what a woman is saying? Call her uglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... husbands. More recently, Democrats and Republicans skewered Republican then-Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris for her "Cruella De Vil" makeup in 2000. Newsweek chose an absurdly close photo of Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah ...

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  7. Lance Harris v. Governor John Bel Edwards on Louisiana Budget woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 26 | BayouBuzz.com

    That is the current issue as Republican Lance Harris and Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards slug it out before the Louisiana legislative session begins. Recently, Harris offered a plan to deal with the Louisiana budget problem which again is in the hundreds of millions of dollars, which over the past two years, have been temporarily fixed with the use of tax increases and budget cuts.

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  8. 2000 v. 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 20 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... 't recall anyone bringing up Gore's allegedly faulty campaign tactics as a shield for Scalia or Jeb Bush or Katherine Harris.

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  9. Harris defends working men -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Williamson Daily News Online

    State Rep. Chris Harris of Pike and Martin counties gave an impassioned speech in defense of working men and women in an attempt to derail the new Republican majority's attempts to pass right to work legislation in the Kentucky House of Representatives last week during the first few days of the 2017 legislative session.

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  10. Republican Proposal in Congress Would Cut Federal Funds to 'Sanctuary Campuses'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Right Wing News

    Colleges seem to be under the impression that they can do whatever they want whenever they want simply because liberals have had the upper-hand for quite some time. There are even some campuses that have taken it upon themselves to shelter illegal immigrants from the law, despite relying on tax dollars coming from people who clearly want to see illegals brought to justice. 2 comments

  11. Congresswoman defends GOP push to gut ethics rules: it's 'transparency'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... Mitchell Wade of MZM confessed to making illegal campaign contributions to Reps. Virgil Goode (R-VA) and Katherine Harris (R-FL). In November 2006, Republicans lost a stunning 31 seats and their majority. About a year after taking the majority, ...

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  12. Recount bid deadlines fall on Bush v. Gore anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... to the recount and the need for deadline extensions. On November 26, 2000, Florida Secretary of State Katherine Harris certified that Bush has won the election by a 537-vote margin. Gore then sued Harris because all of the recounts had not been ...

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  13. Md. Congressman Harris Could Have Role in Trump AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    According to media reports out of Washington, Harris, a Republican, is being considered by the Trump administration to lead the National Institutes of Health . He has served in Congress as Maryland's 1st District representative since 2011 and just got re-elected to his fourth term.

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  14. What job does Pam Bondi want in Trump's administration?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... was the first Republican Cabinet member in 100 years, and the office stayed under GOP control - remember Katherine Harris and the recount? - until 2002, when a voter-approved shrinking of the Cabinet took effect. With Trump focusing on the most ...

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  15. A natural-born lobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | The Hill

    ... his long-held political ties in Florida landed him a job in Washington as the chief of staff for Katherine Harris, Florida's secretary of State-turned-House lawmaker. Berger helped Harris, who won a seat in 2002, get her offices up and running both ...

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  16. Statement on Republican Study Committee Chair ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2016 | 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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  17. Republicans claim Madigan trying to "run out the clock" on budget talksRead the original story

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    Madigan said he would appoint Rep. Greg Harris to head a new budget negotiating team. Harris chairs an approp committee.

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  18. The Election was Stolen - Here's HowaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2016 | Greg Palast

    ... What they don't ask, and can't, is, "Was your vote counted." In 2000, in Florida, GOP Secretary of State Katherine Harris officially rejected 181,173 ballots, as "spoiled" because their chads were hung and other nonsense excuses. Those ballots ... 5 comments

  19. Poster politics: Understanding the art of persuasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | CNN

    ... vote but lost the election to George W. Bush following a 36-day vote recount in the state of Florida. Katherine Harris, who certified the vote, was a principal fundraiser with the Florida Republican Party at the time while George W. Bush's brother, ...

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  20. Al Gore Can Teach Trump How to 'Not Accept' Election ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | American Thinker

    ... rules of the election after the election. 3. Gore directed a smear attack on Florida Secretary of State, Katherine Harris, whose duty was to certify the election so the electoral votes would be awarded to Bush as required by Florida law, where the ...

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