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  1. 050416Currituck_Wild_Horses_1.jpgRead the original story

    Tuesday May 3 | The Daily Advance

    The U.S. Senate has signed off on legislation designed to keep the Corolla wild horses roaming the Currituck Outer Banks for decades to come. Under the Corolla Wild Horses Protection Act approved last month, a herd of no more than 130 free-roaming wild horses will be allowed in and around the Currituck National Wildlife Refuge.

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  2. Congressional candidates discuss current concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Jacksonville Daily News

    ... to June 7 following required congressional redistricting, and three are vying for the office: incumbent Walter Jones and Taylor Griffin and Phil Law. Congressman Jones, R-Farmville, came to Onslow County Monday for a campaign event and stopped by ...

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  3. Editorial: Congressmen should get off the phone and back to workRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 30 | LongmontFYI

    ... soliciting contributions. But it has just six co-sponsors: Reps. Sean Duffy and Reid Ribble of Wisconsin, Walter Jones of North Carolina, John Mica and Richard Nugent of Florida, and Richard Nolan of Minnesota, who is the only Democrat. Ribble told ...

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  4. Will Obama continue to shield Saudi Arabia from 9/11 scrutiny?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | Examiner.com

    Family members of the 9/11 victims have been impatiently waiting for justice. It's been 15 years since the worst terrorist attack on US soil that launched the perpetual " War on Terror ."

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  5. Widows Win Battle To Clear Marine Pilots In Osprey Flight Test AccidentRead the original story

    Monday Apr 25 | Aero-News Network

    The U.S. Department of Defense has cleared two Marine Corps pilots in an accident in which 19 people were fatally injured during evaluation of the MV-22 Osprey in 2000. Test pilots Lt.

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  6. 9/11 and the "28 Pages"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 25 | OpEdNews

    ... would make it harder for us to win the war on terror.' ... "'There's nothing in it about national security,' Walter Jones, a Republican congressman from North Carolina who has read the missing pages, contends. 'It's about the Bush Administration and ...

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  7. Widows of Marine pilots win battle to vindicate husbands 16 years after air crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    Widows of two Marine Corps pilots have won a 16-year fight to lift blame from their husbands' shoulders for a 2000 Osprey crash that killed 19 people, including 15 Marines from San Diego County. Test pilots Lt.

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  8. Gwen Graham's Short-Lived Congressional CareerRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | National Journal

    ... release 28 pages of secret documents rumored to tie Saudi Arabia to the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks." Rep. Walter Jones (R-NC), "the author of a bill pressing the White House to release the pages," will meet with Director of National Intelligence ...

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  9. Classification Decision of 28 Pages from the 9/11 Report: Strategic for Bush, Personal for ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Accuracy In Media

    ... never be released. If so, his reasoning as to why needs to be made very clear. Two members of Congress, Reps. Walter Jones (R-NC) and Stephen Lynch (D-Mass), who have read the pages, tell us, although " absolutely shocked " by the level of foreign ...

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  10. Lawmaker to Obama: Don't bow to Saudi kingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., called on President Obama Wednesday not to bow this week before Saudi King Abdullah, as both Obama and previous American presidents have done before. "I call on the president not to bow to the Saudi King and the Washington D.C. lobbyists who are making obscene amounts of money lobbying on the King's behalf," Jones said in a statement.

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  11. Two dead in apparent murder-suicide at Lackland Air Force BaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    County sheriffs in Texas reported two fatalities in a shooting at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas, Friday morning. According to the Associated Press, a senior U.S. official confirmed that an airman shot his commander in a murder-suicide.

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  12. Absentee voting in congressional races startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | Sun Journal

    Absentee voting began Tuesday in 16 congressional primary races across North Carolina after a federal court in February ordered legislators to redraw district lines for U.S. House seats. Kim Westbrook Strach, executive director of the State Board of Elections, encourages voters to consider participating by mail in what is expected to be a low-turnout election.

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  13. House GOP Votes To Make Wall Street Regulators Into Political ToolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Irregular Times

    ... the 238 Republicans who voted for H.R. 3340 yesterday. Only one House Republican had the decency to vote no - Walter Jones of North Carolina. Unfortunately, his vote was counteracted by the shameful yes vote of Henry Cuellar, the only Democrat crass ...

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  14. Congressman Jones: Future of America prepared, disciplined, engagingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Jacksonville Daily News

    U.S. Rep. Walter B. Jones met with the Air Force Junior ROTC at West Craven High School this past week to recognize the group for being the only unit in North Carolina to receive the prestigious Silver Star Community Service with Excellence Award, a cadet-nominated award launched in the 2014-15 school year.

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  15. When Will the '28 Pages' From 9/11 Commission Report Be Declassified?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2016 | Truthdig

    ... security and "make it harder for us to win the war on terror." "There's nothing in it about national security," Walter Jones, a Republican congressman from North Carolina who has read the missing pages, contends. "It's about the Bush Administration ...

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  16. Obama Pressed on Secret 9/11 Report DocsBy Eleanor CliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | The Daily Beast

    ... small percentage of lawmakers have availed themselves of the opportunity. A bipartisan effort led by Republican Walter Jones of North Carolina and Democrat Stephen Lynch of Massachusetts is urging members to read the pages, and once they've done ...

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  17. Family of Marine who died in Marana crash finds truth -- and peaceRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    ... boys, Brooks was known for his confidence and huge, infectious grin. North Carolina Republican Congressman Walter Jones sat behind Connie, who cuddled baby Brooke on her lap. The longtime legislator's district includes Camp Lejeune and he'd just ...

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  18. Hurst wants to unsnag over-regulated fishermenRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Daily Advance

    Coastal North Carolina needs a representative in Congress who will champion job-creating regulatory reforms and tell Washington lawmakers to stop childish partisan bickering, Carteret County Democrat David Hurst says. Hurst, a 48-year-old retired chef and restaurateur, is running for the 3rd Congressional District seat held by longtime U.S. Rep. Walter Jones, R-N.C., who's seeking a 12th term.

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  19. Family of Eastern Carolina pilot reacts after his name cleared in 2000 Osprey crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2016 | WITN

    ... for the deaths of 17 other Marines and I knew that was not correct." So with the help of Congressman Walter Jones (R-NC), Connie started gaining ground in having the investigation looked over again. "The living deserve our respect, but the dead ...

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  20. West Craven Junior ROTC gets special visit from congressmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | WCTI

    Congressman Walter B. Jones visited students involved with the Air Force Junior ROTC at West Craven High School on Tuesday. The views expressed are not those of WCTI12.com, WCTI NewsChannel 12 or its affiliated companies. By posting your comments, you agree to accept our terms of use.

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