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  1. Mississippi Senator Roger WickerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | WLS-AM Chicago

    is Chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee. He joined John to talk about the race between Mark Kirk and Tammy Duckworth here in Illinois, and the chances of the Republicans holding onto the Senate in the 2016 election.

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  2. Kirk to meet with Obama Scotus NomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | WLS-AM Chicago

    ... Senators who does not think Garland deserves a hearing, praised Kirk for his position. Mississippi U.S. Senator Roger Wicker is also the chairman of the Republican Senatorial Committee, which is working to make sure the GOP keeps it's control of the ...

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  3. Roger Wicker: Mississippi trips offer invaluable insightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2016 | Newms360.com

    When the Senate is not meeting in Washington, I find it helpful to spend time at home in Mississippi, visiting with the people I represent. In recent days, our discussions have covered a number of issues, such as bipartisan accomplishments in the Senate and the future of health-care technology and research.

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  4. Mississippi remains lone state holdout in FirstNet preparationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2016 | Mobile Radio Technology

    ... FirstNet, Mississippi's public-safety LTE network was just "weeks away" from completion, according to Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.). Later, Mississippi was not able to reach a spectrum-lease agreement with FirstNet, and the project was halted. Since ...

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  5. MEMA continues assessing flood areasRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2016 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant's request for federal assistance was signed by U.S. Senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker, and U.S. Representatives Bennie G. Thompson, Gregg Harper, Steven Palazzo, and Trent Kelly. "We know from our ongoing ...

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  6. Wicker speaks on progress of a divided governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | The Bolivar Commercial

    U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker was the guest speaker for the Colloquia: Distinguished Speakers Lecture Series recently held at Delta State University. He said this is a topic that most people don't see a lot of on television or news stations.

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  7. Ron Johnson says he's willing to meet with high court nomineeRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2016 | The Echo

    ... to call on Senate Republicans "to do their job" and give Judge Merrick Garland "a fair confirmation process". Roger Wicker, R-Mississippi, said he would block Garland's nomination despite saying "I don't know anything about Judge Garland's ...

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  8. Amtrak passenger service on track for rail service across Gulf Coast from New Orleans to OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | The Advocate

    ... rail service across the Gulf Coast from New Orleans to Orlando, Florida. Officials from CSX, U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker's office, the Federal Railway Administration and states and cities involved met to get a report concerning the project to Congress by ... 2 comments

  9. Amtrak passenger service on track to return to Gulf CoastRead the original story

    Mar 24, 2016 | Washington Times

    On Wednesday, officials met in Biloxi to move forward plans of restoring passenger rail service across the Gulf Coast, The Sun Herald reported. Officials from CSX, U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker's office, the Federal Railway Administration and the states and cities met to get a report concerning the project to Congress by the Sept.

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  10. Mississippi airports share $4.49 million in FAA grantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Newms360.com

    Nineteen Mississippi airports will split $4.49 million in Federal Aviation Administration grants, according to a joint press release from the state's two U.S. Senators, Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker, who are both Republicans.

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  11. Mississippi delegation backs Federal Disaster DeclarationRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Mississippi's congressional delegation sent a letter to President Barack Obama Wednesday, endorsing a federal disaster designation to make federal recovery resources available to Mississippians recovering from flood and severe storm damage in the state March 9-14, 2016. The letter of support for Mississippi Governor Phil Bryant's request for federal assistance was signed by U.S. Senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker and U.S. Representatives Bennie G. Thompson, Gregg Harper, Steven Palazzo, and Trent Kelly.

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  12. Lawmaker: Birmingham's civil rights sites should be national parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | USA Today

    ... state. Mississippi Democratic Rep. Bennie Thompson and the state's two senators, Republicans Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker, pushed bipartisan legislation requesting the study. Hicks' home was listed on the National Register of Historic Places to ...

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  13. Roger Wicker: Mississippi holds on to farmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Newms360.com

    If the growing impact of agriculture were ever in doubt, consider this: The number of people who benefit from the work of one American farmer is six times larger than it was 55 years ago. Today a single farmer can feed 155 people.

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  14. Wicker presents at lecture seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2016 | The Bolivar Commercial

    ... Wicker's honor immediately following the speech. "On behalf of the university, I am thrilled to welcome Senator Roger Wicker as our next lecturer in the Distinguished Speakers Lecture Series - The Delta State University Colloquia," said Delta State ...

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  15. The mysterious death of Mikhail Lesin in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... Putin's Kremlin. He also prospered while in power. According to a letter sent to the Justice Department by Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.), Mr. Lesin's family owned some $28 million in Los Angeles real estate. In late 2014, Mr. Lesin stepped down from a ...

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  16. Mississippi senators: Next president should nominate justiceRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2016 | Commercial Dispatch

    Both of Mississippi's U.S. senators say they think the next president should nominate someone to fill a current vacancy on the Supreme Court. Republicans Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker issued statements Wednesday after President Barack Obama nominated federal Judge Merrick Garland to succeed the late Justice Antonin Scalia.

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  17. Mississippi lawmakers respond to Obama's Supreme Court nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Lawmakers such as Senator Roger Wicker, Congressman Steven Palazzo, and Senator Thad Cochran were against Obama appointing a Supreme Court Justice. "The American people should have the opportunity to make their voices heard before filling a lifetime appointment to the nation's highest court.

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  18. Putin Aide's Death in DC Hotel Wasn't NaturalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | The Echo

    ... Russia's largest media holding company in 2013, a position he held until 2015. Before Mr Lesin's death, Roger Wicker, a USA senator from MS, asked the authorities whether the Russian had breached the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act by buying ...

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  19. 1st District could see 'tug of war' for dominanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | Newms360.com

    ... County orbit has got to keep his eyes to the west." Three of the past four representatives of the district - Roger Wicker, Alan Nunnelee and now Kelly - have all hailed from Lee County, while the fourth, Travis Childers, was from neighboring ...

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  20. Officials call D.C. trip time, money well spentRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Newms360.com

    ... of informational sessions, and local officials were able to meet with Mississippi senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker. They also met with the congressional staff of Rep. Trent Kelly, who was in Lee County at the time for a Republican primary ... 18 comments