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  1. February 24, 2017 - Lawmakers urge President Trump to act on FERC...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Public Power

    A group of lawmakers in the House of Representatives on Feb. 22 urged President Trump to promptly nominate at least one individual to serve as a commissioner on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which has been without a quorum since the departure of Norman Bay in early February. The lawmakers noted that under federal law, in order to take formal action, FERC must have a minimum of three sitting commissioners, but as of Feb. 3, 2017, it has only had two commissioners -- Cheryl LaFleur and Colette Honorable.

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  2. From the desk of... Sessions and the voting rights nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Ukiah Daily Journal

    When Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell silenced Elizabeth Warren last week as she was reading Coretta Scott King's 1986 letter denouncing Jeff Sessions, he jogged the memory of another Massachusetts Democrat, Rep. William Keating. “I went to bed that evening seeing what was occurring,” Keating said in an interview, “and when I woke up in the morning, my mind immediately went back to the outrage of an amendment that had been passed in the House,” almost entirely with Republican votes.

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  3. Sessions and voting-nights nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Lowell Sun

    When Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell silenced Elizabeth Warren last week as she was reading Coretta Scott King's 1986 letter denouncing Jeff Sessions, he jogged the memory of another Massachusetts Democrat, Rep. William Keating. "I went to bed that evening seeing what was occurring," Keating said in an interview, "and when I woke up in the morning, my mind immediately went back to the outrage of an amendment that had been passed in the House," almost entirely with Republican votes.

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  4. Dionne: Sessions and the voting-rights nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Philly.com

    When Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell silenced Sen. Elizabeth Warren last week as she was reading Coretta Scott King's 1986 letter denouncing Sen. and Attorney General nominee Jeff Sessions, he jogged the memory of another Massachusetts Democrat, Rep. William Keating. "I went to bed that evening seeing what was occurring," Keating said in an interview, "and when I woke up in the morning, my mind immediately went back to the outrage of an amendment that had been passed in the House," almost entirely with Republican votes.

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  5. E.J. Dionne: Sessions and the voting rights nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Salt Lake Tribune

    WASHINGTON a When Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell silenced Elizabeth Warren last week as she was reading Coretta Scott King's 1986 letter denouncing Jeff Sessions, he jogged the memory of another Massachusetts Democrat, Rep. William Keating. "I went to bed that evening seeing what was occurring," Keating said in an interview, "and when I woke up in the morning, my mind immediately went back to the outrage of an amendment that had been passed in the House," almost entirely with Republican votes.

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  6. The next GOP assault on voting rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Washington Post

    When Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell silenced Elizabeth Warren last week as she was reading Coretta Scott King's 1986 letter denouncing Jeff Sessions, he jogged the memory of another Massachusetts Democrat, Rep. William R. Keating. "I went to bed that evening seeing what was occurring," Keating said in an interview, "and when I woke up in the morning, my mind immediately went back to the outrage of an amendment that had been passed in the House," almost entirely with Republican votes.

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  7. Mr. Keating Opposes Immigration OrderRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | Falmouth Enterprise

    US Congressman William R. Keating, whose district includes the Upper Cape, said he opposes President Donald J. Trump's executive order to suspend immigration from seven countries to reduce the risk of potential terrorists entering the US. Rep. Keating, a Bourne resident, represents the Massachusetts 9th Congressional District, which encompasses the state's South Shore, South Coast, Cape Cod and the islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.

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  8. Nation & World BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | The Recorder

    U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren is faulting President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch, saying he favors the interests of big corporations over workers and consumers.

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  9. Delegation urges border officials to comply with court orderRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | NewsOK.com

    Massachusetts' all-Democratic congressional delegation is calling on federal border officials to comply with a temporary restraining order issued after President Donald Trump signed an executive order on immigration. The restraining order from a federal judge is meant to ensure international travelers arriving at Logan International Airport aren't detained or removed based on Trump's executive order.

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  10. MA Congressional delegation demands that feds enforce Boston federal court ruling on immigrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Boston.com

    The entire Massachusetts Congressional delegation fired off a letter to US Customs and Border Protection Wednesday demanding that immigrants from the seven nations named in President Trump's temporary ban be allowed to enter the United States. In a letter to the Boston area port director at Logan International Airport, the lawmakers said people from those nations should be allowed into the United States based on a federal court ruling issued early Sunday morning in Boston that temporarily halted Trump's executive order.

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  11. Congressman Keating Opposes President's Immigration OrderRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Falmouth Enterprise

    US Congressman William R. Keating, whose district includes the Upper Cape, said he opposes President Donald J. Trump's executive order to suspend immigration from seven countries to reduce the risk of potential terrorists entering the US. Rep. Keating, a Bourne resident, represents the Massachusetts 9th Congressional District, which encompasses the state's South Shore, South Coast, Cape Cod and the islands of Martha's Vineyard and Nantucket.

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  12. Upper Cape Men & Women Gather In SolidarityRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    As the Women's Marches were taking place in Washington and Boston, people from the upper Cape gathered in the Falmouth Village Green at 1 PM Saturday, January 21, to show their solidarity with Falmouth's own grassroots response to President Donald J. Trump's inauguration. "We are so glad to be holding a rally on the Upper Cape for those who couldn't get to Washington or Boston," said event organizer Pamela Rothstein, of No Place for Hate to the crowd.

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  13. Mr. Keating To Attend Swearing-InRead the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    Democratic Congressman William R. Keating of the 9th District plans to attend President-elect Donald J. Trump's inauguration Friday, January 20. "Congressman Keating's plans for the extended inauguration weekend include speaking Thursday morning with the New Bedford Homeless Service Providers Network about effects of Affordable Care Act repeal on our homeless and elderly populations and Medicare," a spokesman for Congressman Keating said Thursday, January 19. "Tomorrow, the sole portion of the inauguration he will be attending is the swearing-in ceremony; then he will be flying directly home to continue speaking with constituents on the devastating policies being proposed by the incoming administration," the spokesman said.

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  14. Upper Cape Republicans Set To Celebrate InaugurationRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2017 | Falmouth Enterprise

    "I am not attending the inauguration, but I wish I could," said Linda M. Zuern , who is a former Bourne selectman, vice chairman of the Bourne Republican Town Committee and chairman of District Nine of the Massachusetts Republican Assembly. she will be watching the inauguration with fellow Republicans at Mezza Luna Restaurant in Buzzards Bay, said she is proud that her town voted in the majority for President-elect Trump, the only Cape town to do so.

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  15. Mass. reps split on UN's Israel resolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Less than a month after Gov. Charlie Baker returned from a much-hyped trade trip to Israel, Massachusetts' U.S. representatives cast votes on whether to condemn or support a United Nations Security Council resolution declaring Israeli settlements in Palestinian territory illegal. The UN resolution, which passed because the U.S. declined to use its veto power, chilled the already-icy relationship between the Obama administration and the Israeli government.

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  16. Tsongas tours VA site where client diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2016 | Lowell Sun

    U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas toured the Crescent House on Monday, following revelations that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Office of the Inspector General is investigating alleged drug dealing -- which may be linked to a death at the Lowell sober home -- by patients and employees at the agency's facilities across the region. Tsongas, who represents Lowell and serves on the House Armed Services Committee, said the visit was her first to Crescent House, which is one of two VA facilities of its kind in the country.

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  17. US congressmen reaffirm unwavering support for alliance with S. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Korea Herald

    A group of United States congressmen reaffirmed Monday that their support for a strong South Korea-US alliance will remain unwavering in any circumstance, a pledge which came after President Park Geun-hye's impeachment earlier in the month. Acting President Hwang Kyo-ahn met with six US House of Representatives members, including Peter Anderson , who are visiting South Korea.

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  18. Rohrabacher sees his out-of-mainstream Russia views taking hold under TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Washington Post

    From left, Congressmen Steve Cohen , Dana Rohrabacher , William R. Keating and Steve King lay a wreath at the site of a terrorist attack in 2000 in Moscow's Pushkin Square. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher is finding himself newly relevant, after nearly three decades in Washington, as Donald Trump's presidential win provides his out-of-the-mainstream views on Russia a new foothold.

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  19. Drugmakers push profitable, but unproven, opioid solutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    In this Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 photo, Terri Bartlett looks at a framed pictured of her deceased son Michael hanging on a wall of her McHenry, Ill., home. Two years after the overdose that killed her 21-year-old son, Bartlett traveled to Illinois' state capital to champion an unlikely cause: revamped painkillers.

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  20. Drugmakers set to gain as taxpayers foot new opioid costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | SavannahNow

    In this Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 photo, Terri Bartlett looks down at a framed picture of her deceased son Michael at her home in McHenry, Ill. Two years after the overdose that killed her 21-year-old son, Bartlett traveled to Illinois' state capital to champion an unlikely cause: revamped painkillers.

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