Roger Wicker Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Senate Moves To Avoid BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | The Intelligencer

    ... Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there, I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders in ...

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  2. McConnell moves ahead with stopgap spending billRead the original story

    Sep 25, 2015 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    ... Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there, I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders in ...

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  3. Alaska's US senators split in vote over Planned Parenthood fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there, I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders in ...

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  4. Stopgap spending bill moves aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there, I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders in ...

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  5. How Did Mississippi Senators Vote in Narrow Defeat of Keystone XL Pipeline?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | News Max

    U.S. Senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker, Republicans from Mississippi, have been strong supporters of the Keystone XL Pipeline. They were among the original sponsors of legislation to expedite the process in 2014.

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  6. Senator votes to fund government; end federal support of Planned ParenthoodRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    On Wednesday, United States Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss. voted in favor of a spending measure to fund the federal government until December 11, and to end federal support of Planned Parenthood.

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  7. Senate majority leader moves ahead with bipartisan stopgap spending billRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there, I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders in ...

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  8. US Democrats poised to filibuster stopgap funding measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | Daily Times

    ... defund Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee.Sen Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders ...

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  9. Democratic-led filibuster stalls stopgap funding measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there, I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders in ...

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  10. newDemocrats poised to filibuster stopgap funding measureRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there, I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders in ...

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  11. Democrats poised to filibuster stopgap funding measureSep 24, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... defund Planned Parenthood, but if the votes aren't there I don't see the point of having a standoff," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., chairman of the Senate GOP's campaign committee. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, who is using his rivalry with GOP leaders ...

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  12. Pope faces tough crowd with climate pleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | The Hill

    ... and deferential to the Catholic Church's leader, but have no plans to take his climate message to heart. Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) declined to get into the weeds on climate change, but said he looks "forward to hearing the pope's point of view on ...

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  13. Lawmakers Practice Being Nice for Tomorrowa s Papal Address"We...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | New York Magazine

    ... we can show a little more decorum for the pope than we sometimes do at State of the Union addresses," Senator Roger Wicker told USA Today . "It is our hope ... that we can avoid the dueling ovations, the jack-in-the box standing for this or for ...

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  14. Initiative launched to help find Alzheimer's disease cureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Newms360.com

    Sen. Roger Wicker wants to challenge the brightest minds to cure one of the most devastating diseases of the mind. "It's time we unleashed the forces of innovation to fight and eventually cure Alzheimer's disease," said the Mississippi Republican from Tupelo, who has introduced EUREKA Act to create prized based incentives to boost public and private research into the causes and potential cures for Alzheimer's disease. 1 comment

  15. More funding is needed for Alzheimer's researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... will be harder to come by as more and more baby boomers are diagnosed with Alzheimer's. Earlier Tuesday, Sen. Roger Wicker held a press conference in Washington, D.C., to push for passage of the Eureka Act. It would also provide more funding to ...

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  16. Pope Francis arrives in U.S.; Senate thwarts anti-abortion bill: US-World NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., center, speaks during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2015.

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  17. With pope arriving, can Congress behave? Lawmakers fret about decorumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2015 | USA Today

    With pope arriving, can Congress behave? Lawmakers fret about decorum Corrections and clarifications: This story has been updated to correct Sen. Wicker's committee position. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1Fdyjf9 "We actually hope that we can show a little more decorum for the pope than we sometimes do at State of the Union addresses," said Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., who chairs a panel of the Senate Armed Services Committee.

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  18. Jones County Sheriff Alex Hodge visits Washington in bid to stop legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... at the risk of public safety and so we are obviously against trucks getting larger." Earlier this year, Sen. Roger Wicker (Mississippi) joined Sen. Diane Feinstein (California) in filing an amendment to the "Drive Act," also known as the highway ...

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  19. Rivals hope scandal sinks VitterRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2015 | Politico

    ... or Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), in states where he has houses. They appear more settled on Connecticut, as Sen. Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) told POLITICO's Seung Min Kim that "a number of people are speaking to Mr. Kudlow," and he "wouldn't be the least bit ...

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  20. UPDATE 1-U.S. lawmakers see need to extend rail safety deadlineRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2015 | Reuters

    ... as to the length of time that might be appropriate. Is it six months? Is it a year? Is it two years?" Senator Roger Wicker, a Mississippi Republican, told Feinberg. Feinberg said FRA hoped to work with individual railroads to phase in PTC operations ...

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