Representative Roger Williams Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. House Ethics Committee clears Weatherforda s Williams of wrongdoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    Rep. Roger Williams, who owns a car dealership in Weatherford, offered an amendment that allows small auto dealers to rent cars or use loaners that are under recall. Williams was cleared of any conflict Tuesday by the House Ethics Committee.

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  2. U.S. Rep. Roger Williams cleared in ethics investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    Former Texas Secretary of State Roger Williams in Dallas on Oct. 3, 2011 at the construction site of the Bush Presidential Library on the SMU campus. The U.S. House's Ethics Committee has dropped its investigation of Rep. Roger Williams , who had been accused of improperly benefiting from legislation he backed.

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  3. House Ethics Committee clears Texas rep and auto dealer Roger Williams of conflict of interest claimsRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    Texas Rep. Roger Williams did not violate any laws or rules when he added an amendment benefiting auto dealers in a transportation bill in 2015, the House Committee on Ethics has found. He owns Roger Williams Auto Mall, which earned $63 million in 2015, according to the committee report.

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  4. How Much Does the Individual Mandate Matter?Read the original story

    Jul 20, 2017 | National Journal

    The Trump administration has left the option open to weaken enforcement of the individual mandate, the least popular aspect of Obamacare, in their effort to undermine the health system while legislative efforts to repeal the law are on hold. But that potential move raises an unresolved question: How much does the mandate really matter to the health of the Obamacare exchanges? Health insurers have warned that scrapping or undermining the mandate would cause instability within the individual markets because there would no longer be a driver for young healthy people to buy health care.

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  5. Ethics panel dismisses case against Rep. Williams over transportation proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | The Hill

    Williams had been the subject of an independent Office of Congressional Ethics probe last year of whether he violated House ethics rules in late 2015 by offering an amendment to legislation reauthorizing surface transportation programs that could have affected his eponymous car dealership. OCE recommended that the Ethics Committee further review the matter.

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  6. Roger Williams Cleared in Auto Dealership Ethics ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Roll Call

    An ethics probe of whether Texas Republican Rep. Roger Williams would have personally benefited from an auto industry-related amendment he offered has concluded in his favor. The House Ethics Committee has cleared Rep. Roger Williams in an investigation into whether his business would have benefited from an amendment he offered that would allow auto dealers to rent or loan vehicles under recall.

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  7. Ethics panel issues caution to Texas congressman over auto dealership measureRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2017 | Chron

    Roger Williams, R-Texas, at the new member orientation check-in at the Capitol Hill Hotel in 2013. UNITED STATES - Roger Williams, R-Texas, at the new member orientation check-in at the Capitol Hill Hotel in 2013.

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  8. Trump awards Medal of Valor to congressional baseball shooting 1st respondersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | The Wave

    This poster released by the FBI asks for information on James T. Hodgkinson of Belleville, Ill. Police believe that Hodgkinson opened fire on Republican lawmakers at a congressional baseball practice Wednesday, June 14, 2017 in Alexandria, Va., wounding House GOP Whip Steve Scalise of Louisiana and several others as congressmen and aides dove for cover.

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  9. Trump awards Medal of Valor to officers who responded to Alexandria shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Hot Air

    President Trump held a ceremony at the White House today to present medals of valor to the police officers who responded to the Alexandria shooting. Special Agents Crystal Griner and David Bailey, who were on a protective detail for Rep. Steve Scalise, were the first to receive the awards.

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  10. Trump honors cops who stopped congressional baseball massacreRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    At a moving White House tribute on Thursday, President Trump bestowed medals on five police officers who prevented a bloodbath at a congressional baseball practice last month. Republican lawmakers were preparing for a charity game the next day when a gunman opened fire.

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  11. House Readies Debate on Defense AmendmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | Roll Call

    Rep. John Carter, R-Texas, followed here by Rep. Roger Williams, R-Texas, sponsored the language to provide money for a border wall with Mexico. The House Rules Committee on Wednesday approved a structured rule governing floor debate for amendments to the fiscal 2018 defense appropriations bill, the final piece of the four-bill minibus spending package on the House floor.

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  12. Liberals conveniently forget acts of violence on their sideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Denver Post

    U.S. Rep. Roger Williams is wheeled away by emergency medical service personnel from the Eugene Simpson Stadium Park June 14, 2017 in Alexandria, Virginia. U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was among five wounded in the attack by a gunman suspected of being motivated by politics.

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  13. Majority Whip Steve Scalise discharged from hospital after nearly 6 weeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | Fox News

    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise was discharged from the hospital on Tuesday and was moved to an inpatient rehabilitation facility after more than a month of surgeries, Fox News confirmed. Scalise, R-La., had been treated at MedStar Washington Hospital since June 14, when he and four others were shot during a congressional baseball practice.

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  14. Incumbent First Selectman Mallozzi Defeated In New Canaan Republican CaucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The New Canaan Daily Voice

    Kevin Moynihan won the endorsement of New Canaan Republicans to run for first selectman this year in the party's caucus held Tuesday night, defeating three-term incumbent First Selectman Rob Mallozzi III, according to the New Canaan Advertiser. Moynihan received 612 votes at the caucus, narrowly beating Mallozzi's 602 votes, according to the New Canaan Advertiser.

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  15. House budget blueprint boosts military, cuts benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | Sun Journal

    House Republicans on Tuesday unveiled a 10-year budget blueprint that would dramatically increase military spending while putting the GOP on record favoring Medicare cuts opposed by President Donald Trump. Rep. Steve Pearce, R-N.M., left, and Rep. Roger Williams, R-Texas, who was injured during the shooting at a congressional baseball game in June, head to a meeting with fellow Republicans on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, July 14, 2017, to reconcile the GOP's long-overdue budget blueprint, even as divisions between moderates and conservatives over cutting programs like food stamps threaten passage of the measure.

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  16. Does a packing and crackinga tip the scales to Republican congressmenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | KXAN-TV Austin

    A three-judge panel in San Antonio continues to look into whether the state of Texas purposely took power away from African-Americans and Hispanics when they drew Congressional district lines. They're taking a close look at Rep. Lloyd Doggett's District 35. He's the lone Democrat in Washington, D.C. from Central Texas.

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  17. Scalise released from ICU; remains in 'serious condition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Fox News

    Scalise, R-La., has been treated at MedStar Washington Hospital since June 14, when he and four others were shot during a congressional baseball practice, and remains in "serious" condition at the facility. Scalise, prior to going back to the ICU on July 5, was listed in "fair condition," but the hospital downgraded that to "serious" last week after infection concerns and a subsequent surgery.

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  18. Rep. Steve Scalise Has Surgery for Infection Following Return to ICURead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Gateway Pundit

    Rep. Steve Scalise was operated on Thursday to treat an infection that caused his condition to be downgraded to serious and forced his return Wednesday to the Intensive Care Unit at MedStar Washington Hospital Center, according to an announcement by the hospital . Scalise was shot in the hip during an attack on Republican Congressmen by a Bernie Sanders supporter who were gathered at an Alexandria, Virginia baseball field early on June 14 to practice for a charity ball game.

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  19. Steve Scalise Readmitted To Intensive Care Unit In Washington, D.C. HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Refinery 29

    ... Illinois, opened fire at the baseball practice . Also injured were Zachary Barth, an aide to Representative Roger Williams; Matt Mika, a former congressional staff member and the director of government relations for the Washington office of Tyson ...

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  20. Rep. Steve Scalise readmitted to intensive care unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | MyHighPlains.com

    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise has been readmitted to the intensive care unit, CNN and Fox News reported Wednesday night. Scalise, a Republican from Louisiana, was downgraded from fair to serious condition after he contracted an infection, MedStar Washington Hospital Center told Fox.

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