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  1. House Republicans struggle to protect legislative agenda from Trump's turbulent weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Dallas Morning News

    GOP lawmakers insist publicly that all is going as planned with the push for their ambitious legislative agenda. But amid the upbeat spin, there are growing signs of acknowledgment that moving forward on Capitol Hill would be much easier without having to respond almost every day to a new bombshell involving President Donald Trump.

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  2. Former FBI Director James Comey (l.) was fired by President Trump on May 9, 2017.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 17 | Texas Tribune

    Happy Wednesday! Thanks for reading The Brief, The Texas Tribune's daily newsletter that prepares you for the day ahead. If you have friends who might want to join our list, please forward this email.

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  3. GOP lawmakers to Trump administration: Fix red snapper seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 15 | Alabama Live

    Five southern Republican lawmakers are calling on U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to extend the number of days for this year's recreational red snapper season. Among those signing a letter sent to Ross on Monday is U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Fairhope, who calls the current three-day recreational season as "simply not acceptable."

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  4. Mike Conaway pledges to 'move forward' in Russia probe as more Texas Republicans back Comey firingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 11 | Chron

    House Agriculture Committee Chairman Rep. Mike Conaway, R-Texas, speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2015, during the committee's hearing on the 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans where Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell testified.

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  5. Texas Republicans fall in line with GOP health care bill - except Will HurdRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Chron

    In this Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016 photo, first-term Republican Rep. Will Hurd, right, of Texas, talks with a supporter at a campaign office, in San Antonio. Many House Republican incumbents worry that blowback from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's anti-Hispanic rhetoric and promises to build a towering wall the length of the U.S.-Mexico border could hurt their re-election chances, a problem especially acute for those in heavily Latino districts like that of Hurd, whose territory encompasses 820 miles of the U.S.-Mexico border.

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  6. Continue reading House will take crucial Obamacare overhaul vote todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 4 | Dallas Morning News

    After months of planning and weeks of wrangling with wary lawmakers, the House is set to vote today on legislation to overhaul the Affordable Care Act and redefine health care in America. If the House approves the measure, it will go the Senate for another round of negotiations before returning to the chamber for a final vote on a compromise bill.

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  7. SB 4 promises to improve Latino voter turnoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 1 | Daily Texan

    Backlash. It's one of the more powerful forces in politics. The Reagan Revolution was a backlash against 40 years of a blue New Deal Democratic coalition.

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  8. Rep. Randy Weber Tearfully Begs God To Forgive America For The Sin Of Marriage EqualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 30 | On Top Magazine

    At a prayer event held inside the U.S. Capitol, Texas Rep. Randy Weber, a Republican, tearfully begged God to forgive America for the sins of legal abortion and marriage equality. The annual Washington - A Man of Prayer was held in Statuary Hall and attended by 20 members of Congress, including Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.

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  9. Texas congressman tearfully begs God's forgiveness for abortion, same-sex marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 29 | Chron

    In case anybody didn't know that Texas U.S. Rep. Randy Weber was conservative, his tearful request for God's forgiveness removed all doubt. Weber, R-Alvin, took the podium at the annual "Washington - A Man of Prayer" event in the nation's capitol in Wednesday, April 26, 2017.

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  10. Sobbing congressman begs God to forgive America for legalizing gay marriage. Whatever, dude.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Queerty

    Wednesday night arrived with a surplus of feelings in the form of Republican Congressman Randy Weber, who couldn't contain himself while asking God to forgive America for legalizing gay marriage. The performance took place at the annual "Washington - A Man of Prayer" event in Washington, D.C., attended by the spooky likes of Paul Ryan, Rep. Tim Walberg, Senator Steve Daines, and the assiduously antigay host, pastor Jim Garlow.

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  11. Congressman Weeps as He Begs God to Forgive America for Allowing Gay Marriage: WATCHRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 28 | Towleroad

    Republican Congressman Randy Weber broke down in a puddle of man-tears on Wednesday night as he begged God to forgive America for allowing gay couples to get married. Texas Rep. Weber was speaking at the annual "Washington - A Man of Prayer" event in Washington, D.C., hosted by anti-gay pastor During what must have been a scintillating 90 minutes, in total 20 members of Congress took to the podium to lead the gathering in prayer.

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  12. Rep. Weber at U.S. Capitol: 'Father, We Have Trampled' on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 27 | Cybercast News Service

    During a lengthy prayer event in Statuary Hall at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday, House Representative Randy Weber begged God to forgive lawmakers and judges for taking the Bible out of the classroom, for "trampling" on "holy matrimony" with same-sex "marriages," and for "killing the most innocent amongst us" and "calling it a choice." Representative Weber offered his prayer, along with many other congressmen in turn, during the annual Jefferson Gathering at the Capitol.

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  13. Here's where Texans in Congress stand on Trump's Syrian airstrikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    Texans in Congress mostly backed President Donald Trump's recent airstrikes in Syria, according to a Tribune survey of the delegation. U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer USS Porter conducts strike operations while in the Mediterranean Sea which U.S. Defense Department said was a part of cruise missile strike against Syria on April 7, 2017.

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  14. Southeast Texas congressmen weigh in on Syrian missle strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | KBMT

    ... it is high time." Washington, D.C. In response to the actions that occurred in Syria this week, Representative Randy Weber (R Friendswood) issued the following statement: "Earlier this week, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad carried out yet another ...

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  15. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Business Wire

    The "Antenna Industry Directory" is an authoritative a... )--The Insurance Marketing & Communications Association is now accepting nominations for the 2017 IMCA Innovation Torchbearer Award, one of the insurance industry'... )--The American Cleaning Institute is supporting legislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Randy Weber that would permanently put a stop to federal tax credits for biofue... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "IASSC Lean Six Sigma Green Belt" conference to their offering. Lean and Six Sigma are quality improvement methodolog... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Zinc hydroxide Market Research Report 2017" report to their offering.

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  16. ACI Praises Animal Fat Tax ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | HAPPI/Household & PP Industry

    Legislation introduced by U.S. Rep. Randy Weber would permanently put a stop to federal tax credits for biofuels produced with animal fats, according to the American Cleaning Institute . ACI, the trade association for the cleaning product supply chain, says the bill would prevent the renewal of tax credits for biodiesel and renewable diesel that is produced from animal fats, which until the end of 2016 were eligible for a $1 per gallon tax credit.

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  17. ACI: Bill Would Permanently End Biofuel Subsidies That Distort Soap Industry MarketplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Business Wire

    ACI, the trade association for the cleaning product supply chain, says the bill would prevent the renewal of tax credits for biodiesel and renewable diesel that is produced from animal fats, which until the end of 2016 were eligible for a $1 per gallon tax credit. ACI's member companies include the producers of oleochemicals, such as fatty acids and alcohols made from seed oils and animal fats, historically used in soaps and detergents.

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  18. Ryan transfers record $7M to NRCC in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2017 | The Hill

    Paul Ryan Ryan transfers record M to NRCC in March Poll: Trump approval rating plummets Paul: New ObamaCare repeal talk 'helpful,' but needs more time MORE kept up his frantic fundraising pace in March, transferring $7 million to the House GOP's campaign arm just as it gears up for four special elections this spring. The March figure, which a GOP source shared with The Hill, is a record for the 47-year-old Speaker.

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  19. Freedom Caucus poised for pivotal role in infrastructure fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | The Hill

    President Trump is escalating his feud with the conservative House Freedom Caucus, with his $1 trillion infrastructure package hanging in the balance. The conservative caucus is sure to play a role in the legislative fight over rebuilding the nation's roads, bridges and highways, something Trump promised to deliver during his campaign.

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  20. Trump blames Republicans for failure of healthcare billRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    And so even though the battle over repealing and replacing Obamacare seems over for now, it also seems likely it will be revisited in the future. Republican US Representative Ted Poe resigned from the House Freedom Caucus on Sunday over the conservative legislative group's role in sinking a healthcare overhaul championed by President Donald Trump.

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