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  1. Seriously? Republicans Target Birthright Citizenship Again?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Switched

    ... bills instead of trying for real, bipartisan solutions on immigration. In January of this year, Rep. Steve King of Iowa re-introduced a bill aiming to repeal birthright citizenship. Sen. Rand Paul, Sen. Lindsey Graham, Speaker John Boehner, House ...

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  2. Iowa Straw Poll is moving to a new venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | USA Today

    ... poll has outlived its usefulness." Its fate shifted after a groundswell of GOP cheerleading, including from Rep. Steve King and various party activists. Republicans familiar with how hard it is to raise money for the party pointed out that it has ...

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  3. The Evening Blues - 3-11-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... time for the United States to be sending out mixed signals to our enemies." The right-wing extremist Congressman Steve King actually introduced legislation to bar Pelosi from traveling to "terrorist states." ... The GOP reaction was even more ...

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  4. Rep. Steve King Pouty After Big Daddy Boehner Cancelled His 'Diplomatic Trip'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    ... The Great Republican Civil War of 2015 is just getting underway, and it's already pathetic. We begin with Rep. Steve King (R-Wingnut), who has his panties in a bunch and is whining to any Beltway reporter who will listen about how mean and spiteful ...

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  5. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Daily Kos

    The hammer has come down on Rep. Steve King, connoisseur of melon-based anti-immigrant slurs. He shall not get to go play diplomat for a while .

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  6. Obama Administration Pulls Proposal To Ban Armor-Piercing AmmoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Switched

    ... Mark Wilson/Getty Images) Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, walks through tall grass during a pheasant hunt hosted by Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in Akron, Iowa. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) Texas Governor Rick Perry fires a six-shooter ...

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  7. Hillary Clinton Points Out The Real Scandal: GOP Letter To IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Crooks and Liars

    ... Dean Heller has violated the Logan Act, supported a racist tax-evader and turned his back on immigrants. Rep. Steve King told The Hill that he believed Pelosi was in violation of the Logan Act, a 1799 law signed by President John Adams. Tony ...

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  8. Steve King: I Faced 'Retribution' From BoehnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WIBW-TV Topeka

    ... a "clean" bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security said he faced "retribution" for his efforts. Iowa Rep. Steve King, a leading conservative opponent of President Barack Obama's executive action on immigration, said the Speaker's office ...

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  9. Steve King: Boehner Nixed Trip as 'Retribution' for DHSRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | News Max

    Rep. Steve King of Iowa is speaking out against what he calls "retribution" from House Speaker John Boehner, who he says canceled a diplomatic trip King had planned after he opposed the Republican leader's efforts to pass a clean Homeland Security funding bill, CNN reported . King said Boehner appeared to be getting back at his opposition to the funding legislation as he and about 50 other House Republicans stood firm in a battle over President Barack Obama's executive order on immigration, CNN said.

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  10. King: That Mean Speaker Took Away My JunketRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2015 | The Washington Monthly

    It seems the juvenile behavior of congressional Republicans is not limited to interactions with the executive branch. Dig this public whine from Rep. Steve King , per TPM's Caitlin MacNeal: Rep. Steve King claimed on Monday that House Speaker John Boehner canceled King's upcoming diplomatic trip following House Republicans' battle over funding for the Department of Homeland Security.

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  11. King Says He Faced Retribution from BoehnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Political Wire

    Rep. Steve King , a leading conservative opponent of President Obama's executive action on immigration, said Speaker John Boehner's office canceled funding at the last-minute for what he called "a very important diplomatic mission," CNN reports.

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  12. 3/10/2015Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Digby

    If you have been following the travails of states under "small government" Republican rule, this will sound familiar. After 59 percent of voters in the city of Denton, Texas voted on November 4 to ban hydraulic fracturing in their town, well, Republican lawmakers in Austin are rethinking that whole "bringing democracy closer to the people" thing.

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  13. Republican 2016 contenders invade Iowa to talk up ethanol and court rich donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Beaver Countian

    ... all gasoline sold in the United States to contain 10% renewable fuels. The RFS, which Republican congressman Steve King went so far as to call it "the Holy Grail", provides a key price support for corn and ensures that farmers can make a profit on ...

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  14. Shawn McCoy: In Iowa, winning isn't everything in GOP prez raceRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Boston Herald

    ... while appealing to the base. That isn't easy when candidates are called to attend events like U.S. Rep. Steve King's Iowa Freedom Summit held in January. Some conservative commentators have warned candidates to avoid such events and the contentious ...

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  15. Retribution: King Says Boehner Canceled Trip After Immigration FightRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Roll Call

    Speaker John A. Boehner canceled a foreign trip by Rep. Steve King in retribution for his opposition to Boehner's cave on "clean" Department of Homeland Security funding, according to the Iowa Republican. King told a local radio station last week that he was all set to travel abroad on "a very important diplomatic mission," when he suddenly got word that official funding for the trip had been canceled.

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  16. Iowa caucus odds: Post-agriculture summitRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Washington Times

    The just-concluded Iowa Agriculture Summit didn't produce nearly the crowd and buzz of Congressman Steve King's candidate cattle call held six weeks ago. Nor will it prove to be as impactful as upcoming events like the allegedly still-happening Iowa Straw Poll.

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  17. Republican 2016 contenders invade Iowa to talk up ethanol - and woo rich donorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Raw Story

    ... all gasoline sold in the United States to contain 10% renewable fuels. The RFS, which Republican Congressman Steve King went so far as to call it "the Holy Grail", provides a key price support for corn and ensures that farmers can make a profit on ...

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  18. GOP presidential hopefuls split over federal biofuels mandateRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... and food prices and damages some engines. But on Saturday, Gov. Terry E. Branstad, Sen. Chuck Grassley and Rep. Steve King were among the elected leaders from Iowa who took aim at oil companies and went to bat for the mandate. Mr. Branstad said, ...

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  19. Jet Blue Flight has emergency landing at Sioux Gateway AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 | KTIV-TV Sioux City

    ... in "small town," Iowa most departments require the hands of volunteers to fight fires. Friday, U.S. Congressman Steve King spoke out about increasing violence by ISIS. King has a very contrasting viewpoint to President Obama's approach to the ...

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  20. Insurgent bloc of House conservatives proving to be a thorn in Boehnera s sideRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... can convey a message, and they aren't necessarily linked together but there's some cross-pollination," said Rep. Steve King (R-Iowa), an antagonist of the leadership who chairs the Conservative

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