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  1. Feds award New Bedford Airport $3 million for taxiway upgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Edward J. Markey, along with Congressman William Keating, made the announcement Thursday along with $9.5 million for other other municipal airports in Southeastern Massachusetts and Cape Cod. "The commission is very appreciative of the hard work of Congressman Keating and our senators on behalf of the efforts to revitalize the airport," said Paul Barton, chairman of the New Bedford Airport Commission in a news release issued by Keating's office.

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  2. Mayor, Congressman Keating, EPA officials announce $600K in brownfield grants for New BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The city of New Bedford has received federal grants totaling $600,000 in recent weeks for environmental cleanup assessments and planning in the upper harbor area and the North End neighborhood around the former Payne Cutlery and Elco Dress site, city officials announced this morning. The grants will help New Bedford continue efforts to transition from its “dirty industrial past to a clean, competitive future,” Mayor Jon Mitchell said at a press event at the Payne Cutlery brownfield, standing next to U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass., and Curt Spalding, regional administrator for the Environmental Protection Agency.

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  3. Gov. Baker puts GOP also-rans in key postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Gov. Charlie Baker has won plaudits for bringing Democrats into the fold as he built a senior team around him, but the governor's administration has also provided refuge for some loyal party activists and several failed Republican candidates looking to regroup after faltering at the ballot box. The latest examples come in Baker's economic-development cabinet, where Housing and Economic Development Secretary Jay Ash, a Democrat, has filled two regional business development posts with 2014 runners-up.

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  4. Gov. Baker puts GOP also-rans in key postsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Gov. Charlie Baker has won plaudits for bringing Democrats into the fold as he built a senior team around him, but the governor's administration has also provided refuge for some loyal party activists and several failed Republican candidates looking to regroup after faltering at the ballot box. The latest examples come in Baker's economic-development cabinet, where Housing and Economic Development Secretary Jay Ash, a Democrat, has filled two regional business development posts with 2014 runners-up.

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  5. Editorial: Repeal is in orderRead the original story

    Friday Jun 19 | Boston Herald

    The U.S. House of Representatives has again voted to repeal Obamacare's controversial medical device tax - and again most of the Massachusetts delegation has voted against its own state's interests. Reps.

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  6. House: Repeal medical tool taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Lowell Sun

    A vote on legislation to repeal the 2.3 percent federal tax on medical devices easily passed in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, but split local members of Massachusetts' congressional delegation on how best to offset the effect on the Affordable Care Act and federal deficit. The legislation now goes to the Senate, which one industry official predicted would pass a similar version.

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  7. U.S. House votes to repeal medical-device taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A vote on legislation to repeal the 2.3 percent federal tax on medical devices easily passed in the U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday, but split local members of Massachusetts' congressional delegation on how best to offset the effect on the Affordable Care Act and federal deficit. The legislation now goes to the Senate, which one industry official predicted would pass a similar version.

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  8. a Five things you need to know today, and why the best places to work in Boston have job openingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Business Journal

    Good morning, Boston! Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day: Good news: 52 Massachusetts hospitals received an A or a B for hospital safety. Bad news? 10 hospitals earned a C. The news, reported by Jessica Bartlett , puts Massachusetts on the higher end nationally of "safe hospitals," but The LeapFrog Group , which compiles the scores, told Jessica there is room for improvement.

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  9. Keating breaks with Dems, advances two amendments to improve terror suspect trackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The House, by voice vote, approved an amendment that would require the director of National Intelligence to submit an annual report on how travel information about foreign fighters is shared internationally. Keating said the reporting requirements would keep pressure on our government and our allies to share information that could make it easier to prevent another terrorist attack.

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  10. U.S. House votes to repeal medical device taxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Lowell Sun

    Legislation repealing the 2.3 percent federal tax on medical devices cleared the U.S. House Thursday on a vote of 280-140, and an industry leader in Massachusetts predicted the proposal would pass the Senate if it emerges for a vote but face a veto from President Barack Obama. Members of the Massachusetts delegation were split on the vote, with four voting for repeal and five voting against repeal.

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  11. U.S. House votes to repeal medical device tax despite limited Mass. legislative supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Business Journal

    The U.S. House of Representatives has voted to repeal the medical device tax, though the majority of the Massachusetts delegation voted against a repeal.

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  12. Rep. Joe Kennedy III wealthiest of Mass congressional delegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Kennedy III remains the wealthiest among them. The Brookline Democrat reported assets valued at a between $18.7 million and $65.4 million, mostly held in family trusts.

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  13. Your View: Dr. Brian Rothschild - Reauthorizing the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Originally called the Fisheries Conservation and Management Act of 1976, it was focused on excluding foreign fishing vessels from U.S waters and the rational development of fisheries management plans. There have been basically two approaches to the current reauthorization.

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  14. Senators and Congress members to Obama: More protections for LGBT...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Seattle Gay News

    Washington's senior senator Patty Murray, and Seattle-area congressman Jim McDermott were among those who signed on. The letter was authored by Senator Edward Markey and Congressman Alan Lowenthal .

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  15. Substance Abuse: Coming together to find a solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Barnstable Patriot

    At a special forum on substance abuse on Cape Cod, Janis McGrory shares a photo of her daughter Liz LeFort, who died in 2011 of a heroin overdose. Photo by Kat Szmit Behind the shocking statistics on overdoses and overdose deaths are faces.

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  16. Pingree part of push to continue on-board fishing boat monitor fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Bangor Daily News

    U.S. Rep. Seth Moulton had a busy - and fruitful - week on the fishing front in the U.S. House of Representatives. On Thursday, the freshman Democrat from the Massachusetts 6th Congressional District announced he and two other New England representatives secured an appropriations commitment to allow NOAA to continue paying for observer coverage on commercial fishing boats, including those in the Northeast multispecies groundfish fishery.

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  17. Substance Abuse: What can we do?Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Barnstable Patriot

    The numbers are staggering. In 2014 an estimated 1,008 Massachusetts residents died as the result of opiate overdoses.

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  18. Keating: Foreign countries withholding data hurt U.S.Read the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Foreign countries that fail to share airline passenger data and other information crucial to stopping terror plots in the U.S. and abroad pose a major risk of Americans' safety, according to Massachusetts Congressman William Keating.

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  19. Terror suspects met at Warwick beach, police still investigating Aspinet DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | WLNE-TV Providence

    By News Staff Reporting by Rebecca Turco news@abc6.com Questions remain about a terror probe that saw State Police and FBI agents search a house in . Thursday, there was still a law enforcement detail parked outside of the Aspinet Drive home currently at the center of the investigation-the third day in a row that authorities have been on scene.

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  20. House advances amendment to pay costs of at-sea monitors on Northeast fishing boatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    NEW BEDFORD - Money to pay for at-sea monitors advanced in the House of Representative, U.S. Rep. William Keating, D-Mass. reported Thursday.

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