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  1. GOP Women's Recruitment Effort Adapts for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Roll Call

    Project GROW was launched in 2013 to try to elect more GOP women to Congress. But with the historic Republican majority in the House, the effort has a big challenge to address in its second cycle: limited room to grow.

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  2. House bill reduces spending boost for NIHRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Hill

    House leaders on Thursday released an updated version of a medical cures bill that slightly reduces a funding increase for the National Institutes of Health. The latest changes to the bill were posted on the House Rules Committee website just before the long weekend, as well as floor consideration of the bill next week.

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  3. Print Industry Execs Meet 28 Members of Congress to Deliver Pro-Growth MessageRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | OutputLinks

    In the best-supported joint annual industry Capitol Hill Fly-In to date, cohosts NPES and Printing Industries of America, together with key sponsor associations, brought over 50 leading printing industry executives to Washington, D.C., June 2-3, 2015, for PRINT'S VOICE 15, where they addressed top graphic communications industry business concerns directly with their elected representatives in Congress and the Executive Branch. PRINT'S VOICE 15 participants, including industry executives and association leaders, contacted 80 congressional offices, up 13% from last year; of these contacts 28 were the elected officials themselves, 33% more than in 2014.

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  4. Printing Industry Executives Meet with CongressRead the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Printing Impressions

    June 26, 2015 - In the best-supported joint annual industry Capitol Hill Fly-In to date, cohosts NPES and Printing Industries of America, together with key sponsor associations, brought over 50 leading printing industry executives to Washington, District of Columbia, June 2-3, 2015, for Print's Voice 15, where they addressed top graphic communications industry business concerns directly with their elected representatives in Congress and the Executive Branch. Print's Voice 15 participants, including industry executives and association leaders, contacted 80 congressional offices, up 13 percent from last year; of these contacts 28 were the elected officials themselves, 33 percent more than in 2014.

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  5. Supreme Court rules ACA legal; no plans to expand MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Daily Kos

    It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity. The famous quote from Dicken's' A Tale of Two Cities seems more and more apropos today in America.

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  6. Leading Printing Industry Executives Meet with 28 Members of Congress ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | MyPrintResource.com

    In the best-supported joint annual industry Capitol Hill Fly-In to date, cohosts NPES and Printing Industries of America, together with key sponsor associations, brought over 50 leading printing industry executives to Washington, D.C., June 2-3, 2015, for PRINT'S VOICE 15, where they addressed top graphic communications industry business concerns directly with their elected representatives in Congress and the Executive Branch. PRINT'S VOICE 15 participants, including industry executives and association leaders, contacted 80 congressional offices, up 13% from last year; of these contacts 28 were the elected officials themselves, 33 percent more than in 2014.

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  7. Letter: Textile organization appreciates state delegationa s supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | The Gaston Gazette

    On behalf of the National Council of Textile Organizations, I am writing to express my support of the vote taken by Sens. Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and Reps. Patrick McHenry, Renee Ellmers, Virginia Foxx, George Holding, Richard Hudson, Robert Pittenger, David Rouzer and Mark Walker in favor of Trade Promotion Authority.

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  8. Republicans outline SCOTUS plans - Bipartisan group opposes...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | Politico

    TOP TALKER: REPUBLICAN LAWMAKERS HAVE A KING PLAN SORT OF - It's more what you'd call "guidelines." Both House and Senate Republicans huddled Wednesday to discuss their response to a ruling in favor of the plaintiffs in King v.

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  9. How gerrymandering cost Democrats the House in 2012: An interactive look at the Upper SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Daily Kos

    In 2012, Democratic House candidates earned more votes combined than Republicans did, but the Democratic Party still came nowhere close to reclaiming the chamber. Now, Democrats are faced with the grim reality that they're likely to be locked out of the House until 2022 at the very earliest, barring a wave election that no one can count on.

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  10. Shopping Center Industry Applauds Introduction of Remote Transactions Parity Act of 2015Read the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | Freshnews

    Today the International Council of Shopping Centers applauded the introduction of the Remote Transactions Parity Act of 2015 in the 114 Congress by Representatives Jason Chaffetz and Steve Womack . This legislation would finally create parity between online-only sellers and brick-and-mortar retailers on the collection of state and local sales taxes.

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  11. Here Are 5 Reasons House Republicans Don't Want To Limit Smog PollutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | ThinkProgress

    On Friday, the Environmental Protection Agency's acting assistant administrator Janet McCabe defended the updated ground-level ozone rule at a House energy and commerce subcommittee hearing. The proposed rule aims to further limit ground-level ozone pollution, which is the main ingredient of smog.

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  12. Fast-track trade and the TPP: David Price says - No.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Independent Weekly

    If you're riveted to your news feed , awaiting word on the fate of fast-track Trade Promotion Authority in the U.S House of Representatives, which is the key to the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal, and then there's the Trade Adjustment Assistance law, which either is or is not going to be funded by cuts to Medicare - well, it's Congress, folks, and I could 'splain it to you, but chances are I'd get something wrong and even if I didn't, the facts "on the ground," as they say, would change within the hour. and not necessarily the TPP, which has yet to be seen or even finally negotiated.

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  13. 2016 GOP focus on abortion comes with risksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | KSFO AM 560

    Sen. Lindsey Graham became the latest Republican presidential contender to stake his claim on the issue when he introduced a bill on Thursday banning abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, when abortion opponents say fetuses can feel pain. That followed Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's endorsement last week of a similar ban in his own state, which drew criticism because he has said he would sign such a bill without exceptions in the case of rape or incest.

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  14. House panel approves FCC transparency billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Hill

    A House panel passed a bill aimed at making the FCC more transparent on Wednesday over the objections of Democrats who opposed a trio of Republican amendments on what was originally a bipartisan measure. The bill institutes reforms to the way the commission goes about its business and comes after the FCC handed down its controversial net neutrality rules.

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  15. Let's Cube Root... North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Here's comes one of the big states that a lot of you have probably been waiting for. A purple state heavily rigged by Republicans, and we're going to un-rig it today.

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  16. NC lawmaker believes Fort Bragg's 440th Airlift Wing will be savedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    Fighting to save Fort Bragg's 440th Airlift Wing hasn't always looked good, but Rep. Renee Ellmers is confident it will end in victory. She shared that optimism to a group of Fort Bragg leaders and retired military officers on Wednesday, speaking at a luncheon hosted by the Cape Fear Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America.

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  17. US House votes to ban 20-week abortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | The Telegraph

    Washington, May 14: The House yesterday voted to ban most abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, approving a revised version of a bill that Republican leaders had abruptly pulled in January amid objections from some of their own members. The measure passed in a 242-to-184 vote, with one member voting present.

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  18. Extremists Control Abortion DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | News Max

    "When does life begin?" Philosophers have been asking that question for centuries, along with poets, ethicists and physicians. So do today's politicians - and loudly.

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  19. House Passes 20-Week Abortion Ban With Exciting New Hassles for Rape VictimsRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | Common Dreams

    Rep. Trent Franks, picture here in 2011, introduced the 20-week abortion ban in January. Back in January, a handful of Republican women in Congress stopped a bill that would ban abortions after 20 weeks.

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  20. Overnight Healthcare: House passes 20-week abortion banRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2015 | The Hill

    The House easily approved a bill banning abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy on Wednesday, just months after an intraparty dispute derailed the legislation. The legislation - which also requires a 48-hour waiting period, informed consent forms and mandatory counseling for victims of rape and sexual assault before abortions - passed 242-184.

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