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  1. Transportation department OK'd, director now soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This Week Community News

    With significant support from the Groveport business community, Groveport City Council unanimously approved legislation April 13 to create a new Department of Transportation. The new transportation department will deal with what Finance Director Jeff Green has referred to as "last-mile" transportation services to deliver workers from Central Ohio Transit Authority bus stops to work sites throughout the city, in particular the various warehouse and distribution center buildings.

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  2. Will The Defense Hawks Win? Momentum To Remove Budget Caps BuildsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Some Republicans are renewing the push to adjust spending caps by suggesting a crucial compromise with the White House and Senate Democrats. The new proposal to adjust caps beyond the current $523 billion limit has gained enough momentum to earn the informal name of Ryan-Murray 2.0. The name is a reference to a 2013 bipartisan deal reached by Republican Rep. Paul Ryan and Democratic Sen. Patty Murray to loosen caps set by the Budget Control Act of 2011.

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  3. Republicans look to lift spending capsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Politico

    GOP congressional leaders are racing to approve a budget blueprint for the coming year that abides by strict spending limits, determined to show that the party can maintain fiscal discipline. But some rank-and-file Republicans are already expressing interest in a much bigger deal that would adjust those caps, sweep away the still-developing blueprint and ease the budgetary pressure on the Pentagon - and, grudgingly, domestic programs if necessary.

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  4. The yeas and nays: How Maine's congressional representatives voted this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Bangor Daily News

    There were 7 key votes and 17 roll call votes in the House this week, and there were 7 key votes and 19 roll call votes in the Senate. The most important House vote was to pass a repeal of the estate tax.

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  5. House marks Tax Day by passing Rep. Jim Renacci's bill to fight IRS political targetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Cleveland.com

    The House of Representatives on Wednesday adopted a measure by Rep. Jim Renacci that would enable the IRS to fire workers who investigate people or organizations because of their political beliefs. WASHINGTON, D. C. - The House of Representatives marked Wednesday's federal tax filing deadline by passing a series of bills it said would "rein in Internal Revenue Service abuses," including a measure by Rep. Jim Renacci that would authorize the IRS to fire workers who target taxpayers because of their political views.

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  6. At least three Ohio lawmakers top the $1 million marker for re-election bidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Columbus Dispatch

    At least three central Ohio lawmakers have more than $1 million in the bank for their re-election well over a year before the November 2016 elections and one had more than $2 million. Reps.

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  7. 3% Cap Bill Passes HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Realtor Magazine

    On April 14, 2015, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 685, "The Mortgage Choice Act" by a vote of 286-140 with 45 Democrats joining the Republicans. H.R. 685 is bipartisan legislation introduced by Representatives Bill Huizenga , Gregory Meeks , Ed Royce , David Scott , Steve Stivers , Mike Doyle , David Joyce , Betty McCollum and Stephen Fincher which makes two adjustments to the Truth in Lending Act's definition of "points and fees" to ensure greater consumer choice in mortgage and settlement services under the CFPB's Ability to Repay/Qualified Mortgage rule.

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  8. US Rep Guinta introduces bipartisan autolending bill to save consumers millions per yearRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NH Insider

    WASHINGTON. D.C. Congressman Guinta joined Congressman Ed Perlmutter yesterday in introducing H.R. 1737 the Reforming CFPB Indirect Auto Financing Guidance Act of 2015 - to rescind flawed guidance from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau which harms consumers by limiting their ability to obtain discounted auto financing.

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  9. Portman disturbed by - disconnect' in remarks on Iran nuclear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Sen. Rob Portman warned on Friday of a "continued disconnect" between what the United States and Iran say they agreed to in a potential deal announced this month aimed at delaying Tehran's apparent effort to build a nuclear bomb. In a conference call with Ohio reporters, Portman, R-Ohio, said he was troubled because the United States contends that international economic sanctions imposed on Iran will be lifted gradually as the deal unfolds.

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  10. Armed Anti-Government Contingent To Swarm Carson City On TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Crooks and Liars

    It seems like the best way to celebrate the one year anniversary of the Bundy Ranch Seige: a big Teabag protest where a tax-dodging, bigoted Mormon garnered the sympathy of fellow ammosexual anarchists. In Carson City, tomorrow, the Nevada Assembly will vote on a few controversial bills, one being AB408 .

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  11. Boehner shows he's not dead yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Politico

    It wasn't even a month ago some of John Boehner's closest friends feared he was so weak that he might not last as speaker. Now, after big-ticket victories this week on the budget and entitlement reform, the Ohio Republican is about to depart Washington for the two-week Easter recess with the gavel planted firmly in hand.

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  12. Tiberi, Stivers back House GOP budget planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Republicans Pat Tiberi of Genoa Township, Steve Stivers of Upper Arlington, Bill Johnson of Marietta, Jim Jordan Urbana and Bob Gibbs of Lakeville joined 223 other lawmakers in voting tonight for the House budget resolution, which reduces the rate of growth in federal by $5.5 trillion during the next decade while boosting defense spending. Rep. Joyce Beatty, D-Jefferson Township, opposed the resolution, which also would repeal the 2010 health law known as Obama Care.

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  13. Afghanistan president's address to Congress provokes memories from one Ohio veteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The Columbus Dispatch

    Specifically, talking about women's rights in the nation, he mentioned Khatera Afghan, a young lady from Kandahar who went to school despite receiving threats of disfigurement by her neighbors and threats of disownment form her uncle. The girl eventually went to the American University of Afghanistan, then, aided by a Fulbright scholarship, went on to get her master's degree from The Ohio State University.

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  14. Stivers seeks entries for art competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | This Week Community News

    U.S. Rep. Steve Stivers invites high school students from Ohio's 15th Congressional District to participate in the 2015 Congressional Art Competition. The winner will have his or her artwork displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year.

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  15. High school students invited to competeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | The Madison Press

    Congressman Steve Stivers invites high school students from Ohio's 15th Congressional District to participate in the 2015 Congressional Art Competition. The art competition is held every year to recognize the extraordinary artistic talents of the nation's high school students.

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  16. New burial site at Arlington National Cemetery to hold fragmented remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    But in the months to come, an Ohio lawmaker's vision of a resting place for the unidentified fragments and unclaimed remains of soldiers who fought in Iraq and Afghanistan and future conflicts will become a reality. Rep. Steve Stivers, R-Upper Arlington, began pushing for a "Place of Remembrance" in Arlington National Cemetery after reading news stories about the Dover Air Force Base mortuary sending cremated veterans' remains to a Maryland landfill.

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  17. US Rep. Clark pushing bill to help opiate exposed newbornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    U.S. Rep. Katherine Clark is joining Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to push legislation aimed at helping hospitals diagnose and treat newborns exposed to opiates. The Massachusetts Democrat cited reports she said show that the rise in opiate abuse has led to an increase of babies born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.

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  18. Clark pushing bill to help opiate exposed newbornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    U.S. Rep. Katherine Clark is joining Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to push legislation aimed at helping hospitals diagnose and treat newborns exposed to opiates. The Massachusetts Democrat cited reports she said show that the rise in opiate abuse has led to an increase of babies born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome.

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  19. Clark bill targets drug-exposed infant surgeRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Boston Herald

    A new bill sponsored by U.S. Rep. Katherine Clark aims to help hospitals treat the recent surge of drug-exposed babies - an alarming new turn in the opiate epidemic tearing through New England. The Herald disclosed yesterday that the Department of Children and Families reported more than 1,700 cases of drug-exposed newborns in the last 10 months of 2014.

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  20. Rep. Clark Joins Colleagues to Introduce Bill to Help Newborns Suffering from Opiate DependencyRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2015 | Inside Medford

    Congresswoman Katherine Clark , Senator Mitch McConnell , Senator Bob Casey and Congressman Steve Stivers introduced the Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015, legislation that takes proactive steps to help hospitals diagnose and treat newborns suffering from opiate exposure. Reports show the significant rise of opiate abuse has led to an alarming increase of babies born with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome .

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