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  1. The Tectonic Shifts Underlying the CampaignRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2016 | National Journal

    ... recess, and cameras in the House appeared to be turned off so that the protest was not recorded." Before noon, Rep. Ted Poe (R-TX) "led members through a morning prayer and the Pledge of Allegiance" but then gaveled the House back into recess, as he ...

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  2. The House Sit-In's Most Shameful MomentBy Michael DalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... control . "Members are asked to remain standing for the Pledge of Allegiance," intoned the speaker pro tempore, Rep. Ted Poe of Texas. Poe then led a recitation of the very words that had been broadcast over the Sandy Hook school's public address ...

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  3. U.S. House Democrats hold 'sit-in' demanding gun control voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Yahoo!

    ... measures infringe on the constitutional right to bear arms. The House's presiding officer, Republican Representative Ted Poe, entered the chamber around noon (1600 GMT) on Wednesday to find a number of Democratic lawmakers in the front of the ...

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  4. Peaceful Protest, Minority Dissent Aren't New to US CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... right to dissent. Bedlam reigned Wednesday in the House of Representatives as the presiding officer, Republican Ted Poe of Texas, banged and banged the speaker's gavel. "No bill, no break!" dozens of Democrats chanted repeatedly as they occupied the ...

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  5. Democrat gun control sit-in sparks social media sensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    ... the cameras, controlled by the House, went dark Wednesday when presiding House officer and Republican Representative Ted Poe declared the chamber not in order during the protest. As Democrats took to alternative forms of video broadcasting, their ...

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  6. C-SPAN Resorts to Social Media to Cover Gun Control Sit-InRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | E-Commerce Times

    ... federal government. However, the network never has had full control over the cameras in the chambers. After Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, who was presiding over the chamber, declared the house in recess, C-SPAN went dark. It then opted to utilize the ...

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  7. Nation-Now 1 hour ago 9:37 a.m.House Democrats' sit-in over gun violence moves into second dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... Can we see? How many more mothers, how many more fathers need to shed tears of grief before we do something?" Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, attempted to gavel the House into order at noon Wednesday, but when the Democrats refused to quiet, he gaveled the ...

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  8. McGovern, Tsongas, Warren join in fiery sit-in over gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    ... has recessed subject to the call of the chair." The protest began around 11:30 a.m., interrupted briefly when Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, tried to start the House's work at noon. The customary prayer and pledge of allegiance went ahead, but Poe was ...

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  9. Democrats stage sit-in on House floor to protest no gun control votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... We are blind to a crisis. Where is our courage?' The protest began around 11:30 a.m., interrupted briefly when Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, tried to start the House's work at noon. The customary prayer and Pledge of Allegiance went ahead, but Poe was ...

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  10. House Republicans seek to end Democratic sit-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | CBS News

    ... with CNN, made clear there would be no guns vote. The protest began around 11:30 a.m., interrupted briefly when Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, tried to start the House's work at noon. The customary prayer and Pledge of Allegiance went ahead, but Poe was ...

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  11. Democrats broadcast protest on Periscope, Facebook Live after shut down of House camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Indian Express

    ... to the call of the chair." At about noon EDT (1600 GMT), presiding House officer and Republican Representative Ted Poe declared the House not in order, as Democratic protesters sat at the front of the chamber. Cable news channel C-SPAN, which ...

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  12. Gun control: Democrats hold 'sit-in'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... by the Democrats. The protest began at 11.30am local time, interrupted briefly when Republican Representative Ted Poe tried to start the House's work at noon. The customary prayer and Pledge of Allegiance went ahead, but Poe was forced to recess the ...

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  13. Democrats stage House sit-in over guns, defying RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Thanh Nein News

    ... there is an opportunity," she said. Earlier on Wednesday, the House's presiding officer, Republican Representative Ted Poe, entered the chamber around noon (1600 GMT) to find a number of Democratic lawmakers in the front of the chamber chanting, ...

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  14. U.S. Congress rejects amendments to cut CSF for PakRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    Washington, June 18 : The U.S. House of Representatives has rejected two amendments by votes to cut the Coalition Support Fund assistance for Pakistan. In the annual Defence Appropriations Act for the financial year 2017, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard from Hawaii and Congressman Ted Poe of Texas moved an amendment to cut the CSF from $900 million to $700million for Islamabad, reports Dawn.

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  15. Legislations Seeking Aid Cut to Pak Defeated in US HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2016 | Outlook

    Two legislative amendments seeking a cut in the US aid to Pakistan have been defeated in the House of Representatives with most lawmakers arguing that it is essential to maintain ties with a nuclear armed country despite it not doing enough in the war against terrorism. The first amendment moved by Congressman Ted Poe sought to cut funding to Pakistan from USD 900 million to USD 700 million in coalition support fund was defeated on the House floor by a recorded vote of 191 to 230.

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  16. US Congress rejects amendments to cut funds for PakistanRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Nerve News

    Washington, June 18 - The US House of Representatives has rejected by vote two amendments to cut Washington's assistance for Pakistan, the media reported on Saturday. While debating the annual Defence Appropriations Act for the financial year 2017 on Friday, Congressman Ted Poe of Texas and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard from Hawaii moved an amendment to cut the Coalition Support Fund for Pakistan from $900 million to $700 million, Dawn online reported.

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  17. US lawmakers turn over gifts after secretly funded trip to AzerbaijanRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2016 | Groong

    ...  entities' tax statuses. Davis also gave a leather briefcase from the trip to a volunteer in his office. Reps. Ted Poe (R-Texas), Leonard Lance (R-

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  18. U.S. lawmakers push to have North Korea reinstated on list of state sponsors of terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Japan Times

    ... has to clear the full House and Senate, and there's little time left in the congressional calendar for passage. Rep. Ted Poe, the Texas Republican who introduced the bill, said North Korea was taken off the list for "completely diplomatic reasons" ...

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  19. House committee passes legislation calling for N.K.'s designation as terror sponsorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Korea Herald

    A U.S. House committee on Thursday passed a bill calling for relisting North Korea as a state sponsor of terrorism. The legislation , which was introduced by Rep. Ted Poe last month, passed through the House Foreign Affairs Committee.

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  20. Shadow of Orlando helps beat amendment barring NSA 'backdoor searches' and undermining of encryptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Daily Kos

    ... conference committee. This Wednesday the amendment, sponsored again by Democratic Rep. Tom Massie of Kentucky and Ted Poe of Texas, was defeated in the wake of the Orlando massacre committed by Omar Mateen. have prohibited funds being allocated for ...

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