Roger Wicker Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Local residents headed to national conventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Newms360.com

    ... scheduled for July 18 - 21 in Cleveland, Ohio, 40 delegates will represent the state of Mississippi. U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker and U.S. Rep. Trent Kelly, both of Lee County, are among the elected officials serving as delegates. Geddie is president of ...

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  2. What will Marco Rubio do?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Hill

    ... do? Lawmakers consider adding mental health bill to opioid conference GOP senator: 'Let Trump be Trump' MORE Roger Wicker What will Marco Rubio do? GOP senators move to keep women out of military draft Senate votes to block USDA catfish inspections ...

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  3. Catfish inspections on chopping block, fight continues for regulationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... debate, the Senate narrowly voted to stop the U-S Department of Agriculture from inspecting the fish. Senator Roger Wicker (R-MS) is fighting fiercely to keep these federal inspections alive. "We're very careful about what we feed those catfish," ...

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  4. What Katie McGinty Told Me About Her College CareerRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Roll Call

    Katie McGinty, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania, right, followed by Sen. Roger Wicker arrives in the Capitol on Tuesday, May 10, 2016. Republicans are criticizing one of Democrats' top recruits in one of the country's most competitive Senate races for misstating her family's college experience.

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  5. Photo credit: USMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... perspectives on politics and trending issues, among other topics. Sunday, June 5 Gov. Phil Bryant and U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker will speak at the Girls State opening ceremonies at 4 p.m. at the Thad Cochran Center (TCC) Ballrooms 1 and 2 on the 3rd ...

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  6. Ripon Society Holds Luncheon Discussion with House Speakers Senior StaffRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2016 | PressReleasePoint

    ... further noted that future events The Ripon Society will be hosting include: a breakfast discussion with Senator Roger Wicker on June 9th; a breakfast discussion with Senator Thom Tillis on June 15th; and, a breakfast discussion with U.S. Reps. Todd ...

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  7. Sen. Wicker says there are no base closings in defense billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    The defense spending bill making its way through the Senate contains no money for a new round of base closings, Sen. Roger Wicker said Wednesday. Wicker, speaking at the Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Breakfast, said this could be the earliest the National Defense Authorization Act makes it through Congress.

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  8. Sen. Roger Wicker says there are no base closings in defense billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Sen. Roger Wicker tried to put the best face on a Congress that many see as dysfunctional and out of touch when he touted defense and military budget news at the Gulfport Chamber of Commerce Military Affairs Breakfast. PAUL HAMPTON/SUN HERALD Sen. Roger Wicker talks to Air Force Col.

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  9. Research vessel built in South MS handed over to NavyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Maury was handed over to the Navy in a ceremony in Pascagoula on Tuesday. The celebration was attended by Sen. Roger Wicker and Gov. Phil Bryant. The ship, built by VT Halter Marine, is designed to explore the deepest depths of the ocean. "Over 90 ...

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  10. VT Halter announces partnership with US Navy in Pascagoula with (T-AGS 66) shipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | The Mississippi Press

    ... afternoon, VT Halter previewed its latest fleet, the USNS Maury (T-AGS 66) on Tuesday where U.S. Senator Roger Wicker was on hand to deliver the keynote speech. The ship's namesake is Matthew Fontaine Maury, who was an astronomer, oceanographer, ...

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  11. Republicans try to keep draft male-only for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    ... by Sens. Ted Cruz of Texas, Jim Inhofe of Oklahoma, Mike Rounds of South Dakota, Ben Sasse of Nebraska and Roger Wicker of Mississippi. The proposal would also strip the courts up to and including the Supreme Court from issuing a decision on the ...

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  12. Biloxi awarded $9 million to purchase easementsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Biloxi will receive a nearly $9 million to purchase infrastructure easements, according to senators Thad Cochran, R-Miss.. and Roger Wicker, R-Miss., announced Tuesday.

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  13. Roger Wicker: Consumer safety put at risk with catfish voteRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2016 | Newms360.com

    ... Going back to a program that puts Americans' health at risk just does not make sense. Contact U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker , a weekly columnist, at 330 West Jefferson Street, Suite B, Tupelo, MS 38804; P.O. Box 3777, Tupelo, MS 38803, or call (662) ...

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  14. a Wastefula catfish inspection ...Read the original story

    May 30, 2016 | Washington Times

    The way Congress' chief watchdog describes it, the government's plan to set up a new catfish inspection process is one of the clearest examples of wasteful spending in the federal budget. Yet killing the catfish inspection program is proving to be tremendously difficult for all the usual Washington reasons: a powerful patron in Congress, a weak administration controlling the agencies and a pliant Congress happy to limp into the next election on autopilot.

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  15. Veterans, families at Memorial Day cermemony honor those who served and diedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    ... the basics as they sat under the oaks and wiggled through the ceremony that included a reminder by U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., that "we all need to keep the faith" with those men and women to stepped forward to serve their country. "We're going ...

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  16. Coastians honor those who died for our freedomRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    ... The annual Memorial Day service at Biloxi National Cemetery, 400 Veterans Ave., will begin at 9 a.m. U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker will speak. Details: 388-6668. -- Beginning at 10:30 a.m., American Legion Post 139 will host a ceremony at the grave of ...

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  17. Could grumpy electorate breed Libertarian wild card?Read the original story

    May 29, 2016 | GantDaily.com

    ... and hope Rubio will reconsider: "We've talked to the chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee, Roger Wicker, who said that there is a possibility that Rubio could run, but Rubio himself is hesitant because his friend is in the race - ...

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  18. GOP senator blasts Obama for bashing Trump from overseasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    Mississipi Sen. Roger Wicker thinks President Obama's decision to criticize Donald Trump at the G7 summit last week demonstrates he is "tone deaf" when it comes to knowing when to be political. "It concerns me that the president would take a political message to an overseas forum like that," Wicker told Fox News' Maria Bartiromo.

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  19. Marco Rubio's ConundrumRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | National Journal

    ... to encourage Rubio to change his mind." - Then Rubio felt the full-court press, hearing from NRSC Chairman Roger Wicker on the Senate floor, while others spoke out publicly, including Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn of Texas, Florida CFO Jeff ...

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  20. #AlwaysTrump: Sure, I'll attend the convention and speak on Trump's behalf, says a Marco RubioRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Hot Air

    ... show of hands at today's GOP caucus lunch on who'd like to see Rubio run again. Reportedly every hand shot up. Roger Wicker, who's running the NRSC this year, pulled Rubio aside later to make the pitch and told reporters that the "draft Rubio" ...

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