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  1. Exit Interview: Doug HeyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | Roll Call

    Keeping the party on message is what GOP communications guru Doug Heye has always been paid to do.

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  2. U.S. Senate hopeful Ed Gillespie hits the Fauquier County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Fauquier.com

    U.S. Senate candidate Ed Gillespie shakes hands with a fellow Republican, Del. Michael Webert, on Saturday at the Fauquier County Fair.

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  3. Road funds OK'dRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    With an August deadline looming, the House voted Tuesday to temporarily patch over a multibillion-dollar pothole in federal highway and transit programs while ducking the issue of how to put them on a sound financial footing for the long term.

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  4. David Brat Rakes in Conservatives' CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal

    Republican candidate for Congress David Brat, right,poses on a motorcycle with members of Heaven's Saints motorcycle ministry in April in Glen Allen, Va.

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  5. David Brat piles up donations after Cantor defeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Washington Times

    Virginia tea party candidate David Brat , who upset former House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in last month's primary, is now racking up support and donations, raising nearly $400,000 by the end of June.

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  6. Conservatives pony up for Cantor-slayer after primaryRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Hill

    Republican Dave Brat brought in some big money since defeating House Majority Leader Eric Cantor in their early June primary - including donations from a few conservative lawmakers.

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  7. Hill Staffers Are Anonymously Editing Wikipedia Pages On The Horse Head Mask, 'Step Up 3D'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2014 | Switched

    A new Twitter account is keeping track of all the Capitol Hill staffers -- or members -- who are anonymously making changes to Wikipedia pages.

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  8. Libertarian is seeking Hurt's seatRead the original story

    Jul 4, 2014 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Libertarian congressional candidate Paul Jones admitted he still is learning about Henry County and Martinsville, never having visited the area before.

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  9. Albemarle Student Honored at Congressional Art CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | NBC29

    Congressman Robert Hurt welcomed Kelly Bao from Monticello High School in Charlottesville to Washington for a reception on Capitol Hill honoring the winners of the 2014 Congressional Art Competition.

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  10. Actor, activist challenging Rep. Robert Hurt in 5th Congressional DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Fauquier.com

    As an actor, Lawrence Gaughan has portrayed a number of characters, including a Secret Service agent on HBO's popular "Veep," but these days he's focusing on another role: congressman.

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  11. Congressional leaders: EPA making - unjustified power grab'Read the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | Virginia Farm Bureau

    Three Virginia members of the U.S. House of Representatives led 39 members of Congress in filing an amicus brief supporting the American Farm Bureau Federation 's lawsuit against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

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  12. Hurt Questions Treasury Secretary about Lost IRS Hard DrivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | NBC29

    ... Jacob Lew says he and his agency are being proactive about the investigation. Fifth District Representative Robert Hurt (R) said, "I guess what I would love to hear as a member of Congress who has constituents worked up about this, I would love to ...

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  13. White House nixes plans to house immigrant children at Virginia collegeRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2014 | Washington Times

    The Obama administration Friday abandoned plans to use a defunct college in a rural Virginia town as housing for some of the illegal immigrant children flooding across the border, bowing to fierce local opposition as the government struggles to find sites to put the thousands of unaccompanied minors.

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  14. Feds Back Down on dumping illegals in small Virginia townRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | American Thinker

    ... outraged that a deal had been made between HHS and St. Paul's College without consulting them. Representative Robert Hurt (R-5th) said the clandestine contract to transport Unaccompanied Alien Children from Southwest border shelters to St. Paul's ...

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  15. Va. outraged at DHHS plans to house underage illegals in Va. collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Discussions have flared on the Internet and elsewhere regarding the potential housing of underage illegal immigrants in two now-defunct private colleges in Virginia.

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  16. Strongest Antiwar Statement Yet from a Congressional CandidateRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | War Is A Crime

    In this local TV news interview , we see Virginia Fifth District Democratic nominee for Congress Lawrence Gaughan say, "We need to get back to the Constitution on the issue of war, and I will never authorize the executive to use force when there is no direct or imminent threat to our national security here on our soil."

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  17. US rep asks HHS to abandon Va. CentAm shelterRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A Virginia congressman is asking the secretary of Health and Human Services to abandon a much-criticized plan to bring hundreds of Central American children to a rural region of the state.

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  18. US rep asks HHS to abandon Va. CentAm shelterRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | WSET-TV Lynchburg

    A Virginia congressman is asking the secretary of Health and Human Services to abandon a much-criticized plan to bring hundreds of Central American children to a rural region of the state.

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  19. For Republicans in Congress, climate change denial trumps national securityRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Harry's Place

    Pete Hamilton, a resident of Rockbridge County, Virginia, has written an op-ed for The Roanoke Times explaining why, as a former lifelong Republican, he now identifies as a political independent.

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  20. Feds to ship 500 illegal minors to small Virginia townRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2014 | Free Republic

    Lawrenceville, Virginia's 1,500 residents have just learned how progressives operate.

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