Mike Thompson Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. NewsJimmy Smith 1949-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... shared his first impressions of Smith, who said he would endorse Huffman under realignment only if Congressman Mike Thompson, Smith's friend and the North Coast's former representative, also endorsed him. For the next few months, Huffman told the ...

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  2. American Canyon officials devise survey to arm Thompson with mailbox theft dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Thieves are targeting mailboxes - mostly the cluster type - across California, and United States Postal Service customers in Vallejo and American Canyon have had their share. City officials in American Canyon are trying to help Rep. Mike Thompson deal with the epidemic by creating a survey for postal customers there who have been victimized.

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  3. Officials, Donors Toast Wine Business CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Wines & Vines

    ... an economic impact Elected leaders from the local, state and federal levels also attended the event. U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson, who is running for re-election in District 5 this year, noted the economic impact of California's wine industry - $62 ...

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  4. Mike Thompson announces military academy appointments from areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    One student each from Vallejo, Benicia and American Canyon were among five appointed by U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson to the nation's service academies from the 5th Congressional District, Thompson announced. Every year, Congress members nominate candidates to attend the country's four service academies: the Air Force Academy, United States Merchant Marine Academy, United States Military Academy at West Point, and the United States Naval Academy.

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  5. U.S. Wine Tax Bill Inches ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Wines & Vines

    A bill proposed by California congressman and vineyard owner U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson and U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert of Washington state made a step forward May 12 to streamline and reduce excise taxes within the wine industry. A statement from Thompson's D.C. office said that H.R. 4934 was referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means for further consideration.

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  6. Vallejo High School students learn about concussionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Known for his work identifying the relationship between Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy and American football players, Omalu was joined by other medial experts, former players, and Congressman Mike Thompson to bring concussion awareness to students at Vallejo High. Omalu, who currently serves as San Joaquin County's chief medical examiner, was featured in the 2015 film “Concussion” for his work.

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  7. Friends of Jimmy Smith Gather to MournRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    ... would endorse Huffman under realignment if his friend and the North Coast's former representative, Congressman Mike Thompson, also endorsed him. For the next few months, Huffman told the crowd, he was put through the paces. He met with multiple ...

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  8. Leader, friend, outdoorsman to the end: Jimmy Smith rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Times-Standard

    Fifth District California Congressman Mike Thompson speaks to a crowd of hundreds gathered in Fields Landing on Friday for former Humboldt County Supervisor Jimmy Smith's memorial service. Thompson said he knew Smith for about 30 years and praised him for his achievements, his kind demeanor and his ability to seek compromise in politics.

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  9. The Candidates respondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Recently the Lake County Chamber of Commerce sent questionnaires to each candidate for the Board of Supervisors for Districts 1, 4 and 5. Each candidate received the same set of questions. There were no limits placed upon their responses in terms of length.

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  10. Longtime Supervisor Jimmy Smith dies at 67Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Times-Standard

    ... ongoing effective management of the land located directly across the bay from Fields Landing, now known as the Mike Thompson Wildlife Area, South Spit Humboldt Bay, according to a county release announcing the naming. Former 1st District Supervisor ...

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  11. Groundbreaking Event for Wine Spectator Learning Center Scheduled for June 1Read the original story

    May 23, 2016 | Wine Business Online

    ... Shanken, Chairman of M. Shanken Communications, Inc., publisher of Wine Spectator magazine; U.S. Congressman Mike Thompson; and current Lieutenant Governor and candidate for Governor of California, Gavin Newsom. A naming gift of $3 million was given ...

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  12. Editorial: Telemedicine is an efficient, inexpensive way to see the doctorRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    ... Medicare reimbursement for telemedicine increased by 604 percent between 2006 and 2015. Last July, Congressman Mike Thompson introduced a bill that would give Medicare enrollees greater access to telemedicine. Many state governments recognize the ...

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  13. Endorsements: Mike Thompson for 5th District CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Sonoma Index Tribune

    Congressman Mike Thompson speaks during a Brady Campaign event at Graton Resort and Casino in Rohnert Park on April 1. The 65-year-old Democrat from St. Helena has won all eight of his previous congressional elections with more than 60 percent of the popular vote; his solidity became even more apparent when the top-two primary runoff system went into effect in 2012, effectively bumping his vote percentage just shy of 75 percent. He's a well-liked incumbent in a safely Democratic district.

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  14. Thompson introduces airline consumers protection legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2016 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson introduced legislation to limit the airline industry's ability to continue trading consumer comfort and safety for increased profits, his office announced this week. The Airline Consumer Protection Act will build on progress already made to strengthen consumer protections and improve the travel experience for airline passengers, Thompson said in a statement.

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  15. California Life Sciences Association Honors Congressman And...Read the original story

    May 18, 2016 | BioSpace

    ... Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield), Representatives Anna G. Eshoo (D-Silicon Valley), Scott Peters (D-San Diego), Mike Thompson (D-St. Helena), Fred Upton (R-Mich.), David Valadao (R-Hanford) and others. Photo's available on request or click here to ...

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  16. California Life Sciences Association Honors Congressman Tony Cardenas ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Market Wire

    ... Kevin McCarthy (R-Bakersfield), Representatives Anna G. Eshoo (D-Silicon Valley), Scott Peters (D-San Diego), Mike Thompson (D-St. Helena), Fred Upton (R-Mich.), David Valadao (R-Hanford) and others. About California Life Sciences Association (CLSA) ...

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  17. Nils Palsson Running for U.S. House of Representatives in California 5th DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... election regardless of party, Palsson hopes to be the one to challenge the nine-term, 18-year incumbent Mike Thompson, also a Democrat. “We live in a progressive district,” Palsson wrote in a press release. “I believe the people ...

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  18. Wine Tax Bill Inches AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Wines & Vines

    A bill proposed by California congressman and vineyard owner U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson and U.S. Rep. Dave Reichert of Washington state made a step forward May 12 to streamline and reduce excise taxes within the wine industry. A statement from Thompson's D.C. office said that H.R. 4934 was referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means for further consideration.

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  19. Wolk: 'I would put my record up against anyone'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | The Daily Republic

    ... Occupation: Deputy county counsel for Solano County. Major endorsements: California Democratic Party; Rep. Mike Thompson, D-St. Helena; Assemblyman Bill Dodd, D-Napa; Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom; Yolo County Supervisors Jim Provenza and Oscar Villegas; ...

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  20. California lawmakers battling to access VA records to help resolve complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    ... D-Fresno, Rep. Mark De Saulnier, D-Concord, Rep. Doug LaMalfa, R-Richvale, Edward Royce, R-Fullerton, and Rep. Mike Thompson, D-St. Helena. "We've had veterans who were misclassified; veterans who had their request for classification or disability ...

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