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  1. Still talking vaccines and measlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Off the Kuff

    Earlier this month, Dr. Peter J. Hotez, a pediatrician at Baylor College of Medicine and director of the Texas Children's Hospital Center for Vaccine Development, detailed a disturbing prediction for 2017 in an op-ed for the New York Times : the country could be facing a measles outbreak, and the Lone Star State could among the earliest casualties. "Texas, where I live and work," Hotez wrote, "may be the first state to once again experience serious measles outbreaks."

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  2. U.S. Reps Discuss 'Tension' at Home During Congressional RecessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | NBC San Diego

    ... and responds to a reporter's question about whether he was going to hold a town hall. Peters and U.S. Rep. Susan Davis (D- 53rd District) held a joint town hall in Liberty Station on Wednesday. They answered questions from a standing-room only ...

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  3. Daily Business Report-Feb. 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 24 | Uptown San Diego Examiner

    Rep. Susan Davis defended the economic value of a "diverse community" at a pro-immigration rally Thursday outside two University Heights businesses started by an Iranian family. "Like many of you, I've been alarmed to hear President Trump's rhetoric on immigration," said the seven-term Congresswoman.

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  4. Frustrated San Diego Democrats Gather in Town HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | NBC San Diego

    San Diego Democrats are clamoring for answers from local representatives about what they can do to preserve their voice on Capitol Hill. Congressmembers Susan Davis and Scott Peters held a workshop Wednesday night to address constituents questions at Liberty Station.

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  5. Local Rep. Pushing for Food Assistance for Military FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | NBC San Diego

    ... country should not have to struggle to provide regular, nutritious meals for their families," said Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego). "Unfortunately, an unintended policy barrier prevents military families struggling with food insecurity from ...

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  6. Senate Blocks Obama-Era Rule Tightening Checks On Mentally Ill Gun BuyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | National Public Radio

    ... their financial affairs - roughly 75,000 people - would have been affected by the rule, according to NPR's Susan Davis . It was implemented by former President Obama after the 2012 Sandy Hook shooting, which saw 20 students and six teachers killed ...

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  7. 6 Unanswered Questions After Michael Flynn's ResignationRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    ... Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., blasted the leaks in a hallway interview on Tuesday, NPR's Susan Davis reports. "Here's what I know: Gen. Flynn did not break the law talking to the Russia ambassador, in fact that's his job," Nunes said. ...

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  8. How they voted: Boulder County area congressional votes for Feb. 6-10, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Daily Camera

    In addition to roll call votes this week, the House also passed the Fort Frederica National Monument Boundary Expansion Act , to expand the boundary of Fort Frederica National Monument in Georgia; and the Email Privacy Act , to update the privacy protections for electronic communications information that is stored by third-party service providers in order to protect consumer privacy interests while meeting law enforcement needs. Flaring methane from federal oil wells: The House has passed a resolution , sponsored by Rep. Rob Bishop, R-Utah, stating disapproval of a Bureau of Land Management rule restricting the venting and flaring of methane from natural gas and oil wells on federal lands.

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  9. ESSA Student Accountability Ruling Canceled by CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | T.H.E. Journal

    ... rights legacy of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act. This reckless measure flies in the face of both." Susan Davis (D-CA), who serves on the higher education subcommittee, warned that passage of H.J. 58 would remove "crucial protections that ...

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  10. Congressional Bills introduced for designation of Route 66 as a National TrailRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Lincoln Daily News

    A s a result of discussions last fall between the Rt. 66 Road Ahead Partnership and the offices of Congressman Darin LaHood and Congressman Rodney Davis , the Road Ahead Partnership is pleased to announce the introduction in Congress of two bills to commemorate the historical significance of Route 66. As a member of the Committee on Natural ... (more)

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  11. Congressman introduces bill to make Route 66 a National Historic TrailRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Route 66 News

    A congressman from Illinois has introduced a bill that would designate Route 66 as a National Historic Trail under the auspices of the National Park Service. U.S. Rep. Darin LaHood recently introduced bill H.R. 801 to amend the National Trails System Act to create a Route 66 National Historic Trail.

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  12. Petraeus Warns Of Giving Ammunition To Extremists, 'Revisionist Powers'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WGBH

    ... his family, who were moved to the U.S. for their own safety. The general's response came to a question from Rep. Susan Davis, D-Calif., about how the U.S. travel ban would be interpreted in Iraq, and what its long-term effects might be. Petraeus ...

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  13. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | KCAU

    ... Petraeus told the House Armed Services Committee. The four-star general was responding to a question from Rep. Susan Davis, a California Democrat, who asked about the ban's impact and whether Islamic extremists would use it against the US. "The ...

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  14. More Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WICU12 Erie

    ... Petraeus told the House Armed Services Committee. The four-star general was responding to a question from Rep. Susan Davis, a California Democrat, who asked about the ban's impact and whether Islamic extremists would use it against the US. "The ...

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  15. House Passes Bill Granting Mattis WaiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    ... "My concerns are not with the exceptional qualifications and decades of honorable service of Gen. Mattis," Rep. Susan Davis of California said on the House floor ahead of the vote. "But I am opposed to a process that has made this House irrelevant." ...

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  16. Daily Business Report-Jan. 12, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Uptown San Diego Examiner

    ... matching funds from universities, state and privae sources, total funding comes to $28 million. Congresswoman Susan Davis (D-San Diego), whose district includes SDSU, said the funding "demonstrates the leadership role San Diego State plays when it ...

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  17. The Orange Grove: Foothill-South at a dead end for nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Laguna News Post

    Last May, during a late-night markup in the House of the National Defense Authorization Act, HR1585, a curious event occurred. Rep. Susan Davis, D-San Diego, offered an amendment that, in effect, revised federal legislation authorizing the Navy to grant an easement for the construction of the Foothill-South Toll Road through a corner of Camp Pendleton.

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  18. SDSU Receives Federal Funding for Transportation ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | NBC San Diego

    San Diego State University will receive part of a $2.8 million grant to help fund transportation research and innovation, Congresswoman Susan Davis announced Thursday. SDSU will share the federal funding as a part of a consortium with Virginia Tech and Texas A&M.

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  19. U.S. defence elite rally behind Trump's unusual Pentagon pickRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | The Star Online

    ... rand, a Democrat on the Armed Services Committee, has said she would not back a waiver for Mattis. Congresswoman Susan Davis, a Democrat on the House Armed Services Committee, said at the forum she wanted to learn more about Mattis.

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  20. Military in line for significant pay raise but face push back from Obama and CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... the requested amount, we are taking funds away from other critical priorities, including readiness," said Rep. Susan Davis (D-Calif.), House Armed Service Personnel Subcommittee ranking member during an Apr. 20 Military Personnel subcommittee ...

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