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  1. DesJarlais: Planned Parenthood, federal spending topics of concernRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais said no one should jump the gun in guessing who will end up being the two nominees for president. U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais said no one should jump the gun in guessing who will end up being the two nominees for president.

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  2. DesJarlais says Iran plan is a - bad' deal for AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais says a recent administration agreement with Iran is a bad deal and the reports of secret side deals could spell the death of that measure. U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais says a recent administration agreement with Iran is a bad deal and the reports of secret side deals could spell the death of that measure.

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  3. Planned Parenthood Gives DesJarlais Challenger an OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Roll Call

    DesJarlais, shown practicing for a football game between members of Congress and Capitol Police, again faces a primary challenge. Grant Starrett, 27, doesn't think Rep. Scott DesJarlais has been conservative enough for Tennessee's 4th District.

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  4. Roy Exum: They Still Love The - Lickers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Chattanoogan.com

    When Congressman Ted Yoho introduced the 2015 version of the "Prevent All Soring Tactics" in Congress this week, he already had a bipartisan crowd of 50 Republicans and 50 Democrats as co-sponsors.

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    Jul 27, 2015 | C & G Newspapers

    Local legislators and law enforcement officials are calling for increased security measures for military members following ongoing threats against the nation's military and law enforcement. U.S. Rep. Candice Miller, R-Harrison Township, co-sponsored legislation to repeal the firearms ban at federal military bases and recruitment facilities, and Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard is offering a free concealed pistol licensing class for active military members from Oakland County.

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  6. Tenn. ramps up handgun permitting for Guard, but can they bring firearms to work?Read the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    While the state's handgun-carry permitting process is being accelerated for Tennessee National Guard members following last week's slaying of five U.S. servicemen, Gov. Bill Haslam's office acknowledges the directive does not yet address whether Guard personnel can bring their firearms to work. "It's an issue still being worked on at this point," Haslam spokeswoman Laura Herzog said Thursday in an email.

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  7. After Tennessee tragedy, legislators line up to repeal military gun banRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Examiner.com

    After the shooting at a Chattanooga, Tenn., U.S. military recruitment center, Army Chief of Staff Gen. Ray Odierno said security at military recruiting and reserve centers will be reviewed.

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  8. Military says no to arming servicemen at US basesRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    The Defense Department on Wednesday came out squarely against giving weapons to every service member on a domestic military installation despite a growing clamor in Congress for such a step in the wake of the Tennessee shooting rampage. Navy Capt.

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  9. Critics of no-guns-on-base rule say U.S. soldiers are 'sitting ducks'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | World Magazine

    Last week's shootings at two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tenn., have some questioning why military personnel on U.S. bases aren't allowed to carry weapons for self-defense. Gunman Mohammad Abdulazeez killed four marines and one sailor at a military recruiting center and a Navy operations office Thursday.

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  10. Walker issues order to arm National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Wisconsin Gazette

    Republican Gov. Scott Walker issued an executive order on July 21 authorizing Wisconsin National Guard personnel to carry firearms while on duty in the wake of an attack on a pair of military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The governor's order directed Maj.

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  11. Congressmen Push for Arming Troops at Military Recruiting StationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | WMAL-AM Washington

    Lawmakers in Washington are moving quickly on legislation to allow trained members of the military to carry guns on bases and recruiting centers, but Pentagon officials and military commanders are exploring whether the possible legal change could raise additional security concerns. Rep. Duncan Hunter of California and Sen. Steve Daines of Montana, both Republicans, introduced a bill Tuesday that allows the military to authorize those who work at recruiting centers to be armed and permits security enhancements at those facilities.

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  12. Gov. Walker Issues Order To Arm Wisconsin National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | CBS Local

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  13. Hunter's 'Semper Fi Act' Aims to Arm Military RecruitersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | NBC San Diego

    Congress will consider legislation to allow members of the Armed Forces to carry a weapon while working at recruiting centers following the last week's deadly shooting in Tennessee. A gunman killed four U.S. Marines and a Navy sailor at two Chattanooga military facilities on Thursday.

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  14. Congress considers arming personnel on baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | WPTV Local News

    JULY 18: U.S. Airman Shannon Williams pays this respect at a memorial setup in front of the Armed Forces Career Center/National Guard Recruitment Office which had been shot up on July 18, 2015 in Chattanooga, Tennessee. According to reports, Mohammod Youssuf Abdulazeez, 24, opened fire on the military recruiting station on July 16th at the strip mall and then drove to an operational support center operated by the U.S. Navy and killed four United States Marines and a Navy sailor.

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  15. Gov. Walker issues order to arm Wisconsin National GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    Republican Gov. Scott Walker issued an executive order Tuesday authorizing Wisconsin National Guard personnel to carry firearms while on duty in the wake of an attack on a pair of military facilities in Chattanooga, Tennessee. The governor said in a news release that he also was directing Maj.

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  16. Obama Ripped for Not Honoring Tennessee Victims; Congress, Trump Lower FlagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | News Max

    The U.S. flag atop the White House is finally flying at half-staff in remembrance of five service members who were killed in last week's Chattanooga, Tennessee shooting. President Barack Obama issued an order Tuesday to lower the flag, following similar moves at the U.S. Capitol and even by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

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  17. Obama honors '5 patriots' slain in Chattanooga; flag controversy growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    President Barack Obama addresses the Veterans of Foreign Wars National Convention at the David Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh Tuesday, July 21, 2015. Obama says the people criticizing the Iran nuclear deal are the same people who rushed into war with Iraq.

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  18. Obama Orders White House Flag at Half-Staff in Memory of Chattanooga VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Mediaite.com

    Five days after Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez opened fire on two military facilities in Chattanooga, Tenn., killing four Marines and a Navy sailor, President Barack Obama ordered the White House and federal flags be lowered to half-staff in remembrance. The president had taken plenty of heat over the weekend for not having lowered the flags, while the U.S. Capitol had done so.

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  19. NRA Lobbyist Calls for Repeal of 'Outrageous' Military Gun PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | News Max

    It's "outrageous," according to Chris Cox, chief lobbyist for National Rifle Association, that U.S policy prevented the five U.S. service members fatally wounded in Chattanooga, Tennessee, last week the opportunity to defend themselves from a reportedly radicalized Muslim, The Hill reports. Members of the military should be "allowed to defend themselves on U.S. soil," according to Cox, who on behalf of the NRA is calling for the White House to do away with a directive signed by President George H.W. Bush prohibiting most soldiers from carrying guns on military installations.

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  20. Obama's Failure to Lower Flags for Chattanooga Angers ManyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | News Max

    House Speaker John Boehner on Tuesday ordered the flags over the U.S. Capitol to be flown at half-staff to honor the five service members killed last week in Chattanooga, while President Barack Obama is under fire for not issuing a similar order for the White House and across the nation. "Last week, five brave service members were murdered in a terror attack in Chattanooga, Tennessee," Boehner said in a statement to Newsmax.

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