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  1. Local VA directorRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... clinic," Melvin said. "It's going to accommodate more teams; they're probably recruiting now." Congressman Walter Jones, R-North Carolina, met with VA staff last week after writing a letter of inquiry to VA Secretary Robert McDonald in response to ...

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  2. Thompson and Rangel Introduce Veterans E-Health & Telemedicine Support Act of 2015Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | NorthcentralPa.com

    Washington, D.C.- Today, U.S. Representatives Glenn 'GT' Thompson and Charles B. Rangel introduced H.R. 2516, the Veterans E-Health and Telemedicine Support Act of 2015. "When our service men and women are called to duty, they do so selflessly with only the country in mind," said Rep Thompson .

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  3. Remember Heroic Dog-Handler Teams on Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | American Thinker

    ... in 2000, specifies that retired military dogs should be put up for adoption instead of killed. Congressman Walter Jones (R-N.C.) wanted these teams recognized, and he was the force, along with John Burnam, behind building a U.S. Military Working Dog ...

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  4. Memorial Day observances scheduledRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... will hold its annual Memorial Day ceremony at 10 a.m. on Saturday at Courthouse Square in Beaufort. U.S. Rep. Walter Jones and Maj. Gen. Robert F. Hedelund, commanding general of the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing, will be the guest speakers. The program ...

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  5. Interview: Indicted gyrocopter pilot says he has no regrets about Capitol flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... the intended recipients of the 535 letters he had on board that gyrocopter say in part, they agree. Congressman Walter Jones (R-N.C.) said from the House floor, in the days following the incident, "Mr. Hughes does have a point about the pervasive ...

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  6. Hughes: I flew a gyrocopter onto the Capitol Lawn to save our democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Denver Post

    ... to our democracy just as security threats are. Following my flight for democracy onto the Capitol lawn, Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., said on the House floor, "Mr. Hughes does have a point about the pervasive influence of money in politics. I've seen ...

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  7. Doug Hughes: I flew a gyrocopter onto the Capitol grounds to save democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Dallas Morning News

    ... to our democracy just as security threats are. Following my flight for democracy onto the Capitol lawn, Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., said on the House floor, "Mr. Hughes does have a point about the pervasive influence of money in politics. I've seen ...

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  8. Gyrocopter pilot: 'My flying days are over'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | The Hill

    ... to fly his copter from near Gettysburg, Pa. to Washington without raising flags. At least one lawmaker, Rep. Walter Jones (R-N.C.) said that Hughes had "a point about the pervasive influence of money in politics," though said he did not condone ...

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  9. Why I flew my gyrocopter onto the Capitol LawnRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Stars and Stripes

    ... to our democracy just as security threats are. Following my flight for democracy onto the Capitol lawn, Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., said on the House floor, "Mr. Hughes does have a point about the pervasive influence of money in politics. I've seen ...

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  10. WashPost Offers Op-Ed to Gyrocopter Pilot: He Compares Big Donors to TerroristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | NewsBusters.org

    ... to our democracy just as security threats are. Following my flight for democracy onto the Capitol lawn, Rep. Walter Jones (R-N.C.) said on the House floor, "Mr. Hughes does have a point about the pervasive influence of money in politics. I've seen ...

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  11. Florida mailman Doug Hughes writes: I flew a gryocopter onto the Capitol lawn to save democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... to our democracy just as security threats are. Following my flight for democracy onto the Capitol lawn, Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., said on the House floor, "Mr. Hughes does have a point about the pervasive influence of money in politics. I've seen ...

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  12. I flew a gyrocopter onto the Capitol Lawn to save our democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Washington Post

    ... to our democracy just as security threats are. Following my flight for democracy onto the Capitol lawn, Rep. Walter Jones (R-N.C.) said on the House floor, "Mr. Hughes does have a point about the pervasive influence of money in politics. I've seen ...

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  13. Children's book no stranger to controversyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Burlington Times News

    ... the hallmark of the nation. An appellate court upheld that ruling. In 2005, the book prompted U.S. Rep. Walter Jones, a Republican from Farmville, to sponsor a bill in Congress that would have mandated boards made up of parents to review books for ...

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  14. New report is latest move to save "Pedro"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | WCTI

    ... trying to get to the bottom of it to find out the justification for what they're proposing," said Congressman Walter Jones. As budget cuts take hold the military calls it an effort to save money. Jones says the money should come from somewhere else. ...

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  15. Trade promotion authority, a Washington dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hill

    ... TPA actually restricts the president's power, rather than enhancing it! There are other conservatives like Rep. Walter Jones (R-N.C.) who remain adamantly opposed to giving the president (presumed) additional authority. Jones said of Obama and TPA: ...

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  16. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Daily Kos

    ... and expensive for a former handler. In 2012, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut, and Rep. Walter Jones, a Republican from North Carolina, drafted the Canine Members of the Armed Services Act . First, it would have required retired ...

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  17. Republican objections effectively neutered a bill to care for military war dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Daily Kos

    ... and expensive for a former handler. In 2012, Sen. Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat from Connecticut, and Rep. Walter Jones, a Republican from North Carolina, drafted the Canine Members of the Armed Services Act . First, it would have required retired ...

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  18. Feds agree to help diversify Outer Banks' wild horsesRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... severely inbred and is down to a single maternal line, resulting in deformities and fears of extinction. Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., repeatedly pushed a bill to allow the herd to grow to 130 horses and to let the Corolla Wild Horse Fund bring in ...

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  19. Korea veteran receives Purple Heart 64 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Jacksonville Daily News

    Cpl. Robert Daily, 82, received the award from U.S. Congressman Walter Jones, R-N.C., at a ceremony held a the Freedom Fountain in downtown Jacksonville. 1 comment

  20. Bill would bar lawmakers from flying first classRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The Hill

    ... Julia Brownley (D-Calif.), Carlos Curbelo (R-Fla.), Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.), RaAol Grijalva (D-Ariz.), Walter Jones (R-N.C.), David Joyce (R-Ohio), Ann Kirkpatrick (D-Ariz.), Steve Pearce (R-N.M.), Tom Rice (R-S.C.), Pete Sessions (R-Texas), ...

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