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  1. DesJarlais says Washington is finding ways to work togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cleveland Daily Banner

    U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais says the tenor in Washington, D.C., is not nearly as bad as it appears on television. U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais, fourth from left, is shown with a group of fellow Republican members of the U.S. Congress during a recent Oval Office visit with President Trump.

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  2. DesJarlais dispels ACA repeal worriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais said Tuesday he expects the repeal of the Affordable Care Act to happen as early as April or May of this year, but says those U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais said Tuesday he expects the repeal of the Affordable Care Act to happen as early as April or May of this year, but says those benefiting from the program need not worry about losing any coverage as a transition is made to a different system. The congressman made those comments during an interview with the Cleveland Daily Banner while on a visit to Bradley County, where he toured the Wacker and Duracell plants.

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  3. Resistance Report: More than 1 million sign White House petition for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Yahoo!

    DON'T MESS WITH TAXES. President Trump has taken to saying that no one cares about his taxes.

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  4. Republicans, where's your backbone? Congressional GOP members must take a stand, not stay silentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | Salon

    Congressional Republicans, we watched you at the White House Thursday. Just before Donald Trump's rambling, manic, often snarky press conference - delivered more in the manner of a churlish insult comic than leader of the free world - the president met with a group of you, a self-titled "Trump caucus" of early supporters.

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  5. Republicans, Where's the Backbone?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | OpEdNews

    Desperately seeking those GOP politicians who will stand up against a know-nothing bully who holds the highest office in the land. Congressional Republicans, we watched you at the White House Thursday.

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  6. Congress explores options for removing an unfit president as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Raw Story

    Several Democratic lawmakers, and a number of pundits , have openly questioned President Donald Trump's mental health - but Republicans are literally laughing at the suggestion. Rep. Earl Blumenauer called for a congressional review this week of the constitutional process for removing a president who is mentally or emotionally unfit for office, and Sen. Al Franken told CNN that some of his GOP colleagues were worried about the president's stability, reported The Hill .

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  7. Democrats raise questions about Trump's mental healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Hill

    Earl Blumenauer Democrats raise questions about Trump's mental health Dem launches panel to review presidential removal procedures 40 House Dems to urge Trump to suspend Flynn MORE in a floor speech this week called for a review of the Constitution's procedures for removing a president. He warned the 25th Amendment of the Constitution falls short when it comes to mental or emotional fitness for office.

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  8. Rep. Scott DesJarlais votes to prevent drug abuse; improve state unemployment programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D., voted to repeal a lame-duck Obama Administration rule limiting states' ability to drug-test unemployment insurance recipients on Wednesday. He said the Department of Labor rule undermines Congress' intent for federal unemployment assistance, to ensure those re-entering the workforce are "truly able and available for work."

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  9. Remarks by President Trump in Listening Session with Members of CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The White House

    THE PRESIDENT: Thank you all for being here. I had a lot of good discussions this morning.

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  10. Trump names Alexander Acosta as new Labor secretary nominee Read Story Donovan Slack , Usa TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | WFAA-TV Dallas

    President Trump named Alexander Acosta, the dean of the Florida International University law school, as his new nominee to be secretary of Labor Thursday. Acosta, the first Latino Trump has picked for his Cabinet, previously served as a member of the National Labor Relations Board and as the U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida.

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  11. Rep. Scott DesJarlais to oversee military readiness; force projection in new CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | MarionCountyMessenger.com

    Wednesday, Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D., a new member of the House Armed Services Committee , received his subcommittee assignments for the 115th Congress. Rep. DesJarlais will serve on the Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee, as well as the Readiness Subcommittee .

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  12. 'Hey hey, DesJarlais, don't repeal our ACA!'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    Protesters outside the Murfreesboro office of Rep. Scott DesJarlais wave signs and chant, "hey, hey, DesJarlais, don't repeal our ACA," as passersby honk and wave. CAT MURPHY / The Murfreesboro Post "I just want the congressman to be aware that there are many of his constituents who do not support the repeal," said also has a lot to lose if the Affordable Care Act is repealed.

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  13. a New U.S. PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    Preparations are complete as Washington, D.C., prepares for today's inauguration of Donald Trump as the nation's 45th president. THE INAUGURAL STAND on the West front of the U.S. Capitol is decked out with the flags of different eras of American history as it awaits being part of another historic moment - today's inauguration of Donald Trump as president of the United States.

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  14. Sen. Tracy appointed speaker pro temRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Murfreesboro Post

    The Bedford County Republican was appointed speaker pro tempore by new Senate Speaker Randy McNally after serving for several years as chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee. Tracy would be second in the line of succession to the Senate speaker's post, and McNally handed Tracy the gavel to adjourn the Senate's organizational session in the 110th General Assembly's first week of 2017.

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  15. After Eight Years Of Drowning In Obama's Regulations, America Can Come Up For AirRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    The conservative American Action Forum describes 31 new regulations as "economically significant," costing at least $100 million annually. The burden falls heaviest on small businesses, costing each an estimated $30,000 per employee, and the economy as a whole $2 trillion every year.

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  16. Inaugural attendees include Tenn. governor, but not one of his biggest supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    The list of Tennesseans heading to the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump includes a governor who publicly said he would not vote for him, but not going is one of his earliest supporters who wants to stay home so she can "see every moment on TV." Governor Bill Haslam, who said last fall he would write-in a Republican's name rather than vote for Trump, indicated in his weekly schedule that he would be attending the inauguration.

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  17. Roy Exum: The Hit Dog HollersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    There is a country expression a fellow might use when he knows there will be a backlash and when it comes, "It's a hit dog that hollers" the older men will say.

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  18. Lawmakers given assignments in 115th U.S. CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    U.S. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann retained his three critical subcommittees: Labor, Health and Human Services, Homeland Security, and Energy and Water - where he serves in the important capacity of vice chairman. "As Tennessee's only House appropriator, I will continue to fight for the needs of our nation and Tennessee's 3rd District," said Fleischmann.

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  19. DesJarlais Introduces Tax Relief For Our Nation's Heroes ActRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    Congressman Scott DesJarlais has introduced the Tax Relief for Our Nation's Heroes Act .

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  20. DesJarlais Lauds Low-Cost EpiPen Alternative From CVSRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    CVS has announced the drug store chain will sell a generic competitor to Mylan Pharmaceutical's EpiPen at a sixth of the price.

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