US House of Representatives Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Shutting down 'shark finning': US fishermen promise a fightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    American fishermen are digging in for a fight over a congressional proposal to send a message to the rest of the world by shutting down the vestiges of the U.S. harvest of shark fins, prized for soup and traditional medicine in Asia. The traditional "finning" of sharks - in which they are pulled out of the water, have their fins sliced off and are discarded into the sea, often still alive but unable to swim - is already illegal in the U.S., but fishermen are still allowed to hunt sharks and have their fins removed during processing on land. 5 comments

  2. House intelligence panel member: U.S. adversaries feasting on DNC, Clinton dataRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Gazette

    Rep. Mike Pompeo, R. Kan., says U.S. adversaries are most likely wading through data collected from the Democratic National Committe, and Hillary Clinton's private server. Any information that passed through the Democratic National Committee's network or Hillary Clinton's personal servers should be considered an open secret to the world's intelligence agencies, according to a key Republican lawmaker.

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  3. Kaine meets friends at VA dinerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Hillary Clinton's running mate, Tim Kaine sits down at a table with friends at the City Diner in Richmond, Virginia for breakfast. Rough Cut .

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  4. Heavy police presence in Lincoln Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WAOW

    A large police presence was reported in Lincoln County Tuesday morning, according to a Newsline 9 reporter in the area. According to an e-mail from the Lincoln County Sheriff's department sent around 7:15 a.m., authorities are dealing with a "critical incident."

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  5. Paul Ryan releases new ad ahead of August primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    A new campaign ad from House Speaker Paul Ryan will air in his district ahead of the state's GOP primary. In the 30-second ad titled "Integrity," Janesville, Wis., resident Richard Clarke calls Ryan a "man of integrity" and a "unifying leader."

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  6. Hank Johnson apologizes for comparing West Bank settlements to 'termites'Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Rep. Hank Johnson admitted it was a "poor choice of words" to use a metaphor Monday that appeared to compare Jewish Israeli settlers in the disputed West Bank to "termites." Mr. Johnson, a Georgia Democrat and member of the House Armed Services Committee, made the remarks while speaking at an event sponsored by the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation, the Washington Free Beacon reported .

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  7. Bernie Meets Hillary: Worlds Collide at the Democratic ConventionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Progressive

    Leaked emails had revealed Wasserman Schultz and her staff making derogatory comments about Bernie Sanders and apparently coordinating with the Hillary Clinton campaign to try to defeat him in the primaries. Sanders supporters didn't need much more proof that, as Sanders so often said on the campaign trail, "the system is rigged."

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  8. Studio 2016 goes behind the scenes with "DNC Live"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | SmartBrief

    Media startup Studio 2016 is putting viewers behind the scenes of the Democratic National Convention with its launch of "DNC Live." Interviews from celebrity guest commentators and other coverage will be streamed live through social media platforms so viewers can engage with the convention through smartphones and tablets.

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  9. Polls open in runoff elections -Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | LaGrange Daily News

    Polls close at 7 p.m. for the two races. Check lagrangenews.com for results and the Daily News' facebook page at fb.com/LaGrangeDailyNews and Twitter @LagrangeNews tonight for results.

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  10. Cash for opponent pours in as FL congresswoman strugglesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Truro Daily News

    The Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this week is fertile fundraising ground for one Florida congressional candidate, but not in the traditional sense of high-priced donor dinners or lobbyist happy hours. Instead, the political novice who wants to unseat Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz is reaping big financial rewards from days of nonstop publicity about her resignation from the chairmanship of the Democratic National Committee after a hack of embarrassing party emails.

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  11. Roger Wicker: Drunk-driving auto crashes require sterner legal actionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    The Obama administration often chooses to ignore the law when it comes to illegal immigration. A glaring example is the failure to detain illegal immigrants who drink and drive.

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  12. 07-29-11 Keystone GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WPMT-TV York

    The benchmark 35th Annual Keystone State Games Festival of Sports, Presented by York College of Pennsylvania, returns to York County this week, and the public is encouraged to come watch as thousands of the best amateur athletes participate in four days of Olympic-style competition Thursday through Sunday. York County is in the second year of a three-year run hosting the Games.

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  13. Georgia Runoff Will Decide State's Next CongressmanRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Roll Call

    The House race in Georgia between Mike Crane, above, and Drew Ferguson is getting attention from far outside the state. One of Texas Sen. Ted Cruz's first stops after his controversial speech at the Republican National Convention last week, in which he didn't endorse GOP nominee Donald Trump, was in Georgia's 3rd District.

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  14. Analysis: In Philly, Bernie Sanders' movement has moved on without himRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., an icon of the civil rights movement, was about halfway through a speech about his father when he was met by the most unlikely of catcalls. Supporters of Bernie Sanders, seated in the stands above the floor of the Wells-Fargo Center began chanting "No TPP! No TPP! No TPP!" over and over again.

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  15. Donald Trump addresses VFW convention in CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WBTV

    Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is speaking to thousands of Veterans of Foreign Wars members in Charlotte Tuesday morning, a day after Democrat Hillary Clinton addressed the group. Trump and his vice-president pick, Indiana Governor Mike Pence, held a rally in Winston-Salem Monday night.

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  16. Dana Milbank: Clinton leaves party's liberal wing high and dryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Democrats gathering here to nominate Hillary Clinton for the presidency had some company: hundreds of Bernie Sanders supporters marching through town, escorted by a 50-foot dirigible in the form of a reefer. The Bernie backers have reason to be fuming.

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  17. Delaware Transit Corporation Awarded $2 Million for Electric BusesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mass Transit

    Delaware Transit Corporation Chief Executive Officer, John Sisson announced today that DTC has been awarded $2,029,300 from the Federal Transit Administration to purchase up to six zero-emission battery-electric buses. With the help of Delaware's Congressional delegation, the project grant was selected on a competitive basis through the FY 2016 Low or No Emission Bus and Bus Facilities grant program.

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  18. Sanders backers revolt on raucous opening day of Democratic conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    Supporters of Bernie Sanders disrupted the first day of the Democratic convention Monday, repeatedly chanting and booing mentions of Hillary Clinton's name as the party's hopes for a show of unity dissolved into frequent chaos. Speakers in the convention's first hours struggled to carry out business as angry Sanders supporters roared their disapproval, drawing a deafening response from Clinton delegates.

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  19. Indiana GOP panel set to select Pence replacement for ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Key Indiana Republicans are set to meet to choose the candidate who will take Mike Pence's place as the party's gubernatorial nominee after Pence withdrew to become Donald Trump's vice presidential running mate. The 22 members of the Indiana Republican State Committee scheduled a private meeting Tuesday morning in Indianapolis to choose among Lt.

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  20. Analysis: In Philly, Bernie Sanders' movement has moved on without himRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MLive.com

    U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., an icon of the civil rights movement, was about halfway through a speech about his father when he was met by the most unlikely of catcalls. Supporters of Bernie Sanders, seated in the stands above the floor of the Wells-Fargo Center began chanting "No TPP! No TPP! No TPP!" over and over again.

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