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  1. Vision Council Leadership Holds Annual Capitol Hill Fly-InRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Vision Monday

    ... Meetings were held with multiple elected officials and their offices, including: Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ), Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Rep. Michael Burgess (R-TX), Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR), Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), Sen. Jeff Flake (R-AZ), Rep. Rodney ...

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  2. Congress passes 3-month highway, transit aid patchRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. "Many thought we'd never get here, but we have." Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., negotiated compromises with McConnell that helped pick up enough Democratic support for the bill for it to clear ...

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  3. Capito hopeful 6-year transportation bill will pass in HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    ... done in the next few months. The bipartisan support in the Senate is impressive with McConnell (R-Ky) and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Cal) joining forces, Capito said. Capito will hold a news conference at the UPS Terminal in Nitro Monday highlighting the ...

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  4. Many in Congress look to pump up cash flow using oil reserveRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... Petroleum Reserve oil revenue. In the Senate, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and Democrat Barbara Boxer of California have struck a rare bipartisan alliance with a bill that seeks to replenish the depleted U.S. Highway Trust Fund with ...

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  5. DA Mike Ramos touts experience in attorney general bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Bernardino County Sun

    ... in San Francisco.” In January, shortly after Harris announced that she intends to replace retiring Sen. Barbara Boxer , Ramos announced his ambition of replacing Harris as her appointed successor, should she win Boxer's seat. In December, ...

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  6. Congress punts on transportation billRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rocky Mount Telegram

    ... vote of 65 to 34, was a compromise negotiated by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky, and U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif. The House adjourned for its five-week recess shortly after approving the stop-gap measure, ignoring pleas from ...

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  7. Editorial: Another epic fail in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Camera

    ... plan for the future, which adds to the expense and limits creative thinking. To their credit, California Sen. Barbara Boxer and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have made a good-faith effort to secure a six-year transportation bill. But House ...

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  8. Congress Looks Underground for CashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    ... billion in expected SPR oil revenue. In the Senate, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Kentucky and Democrat Barbara Boxer of California have struck a rare bipartisan alliance with a bill that seeks to replenish the depleted U.S. Highway Trust Fund ...

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  9. The Senate passed a surprisingly good transportation billRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Grist Magazine

    ... and Public Works Committee Chair James Inhofe (R-Okla.), and the committee's ranking Democratic member, Barbara Boxer (Calif.). That's an unlikely trio: Boxer is a leading climate hawk, while Inhofe is the Senate's most asinine climate science ...

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  10. Lawmakers: Update Regulations For Killer Whale TreatmentRead the original story

    Friday | Patch.com

    Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer were among those signing a letter to the director of the Office of Management and Budget. A group of federal lawmakers Friday called on President Barack Obama's administration to update 20-year-old rules governing the treatment of captive marine mammals, such as killer whales at SeaWorld San Diego.

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  11. Boxer-McConnell transportation bill worth pursuingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Vallejo Times-Herald

    ... plan for the future, which adds to the expense and limits creative thinking. To their credit, California Sen. Barbara Boxer and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell have made a good-faith effort to secure a six-year transportation bill. But House ...

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  12. Dubroff: Facing long odds, Steve Westly preps for 2nd run for governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Pacific Business Times

    ... a sometimes frosty relationship with Gov. Jerry Brown. After opting out of the race to succeed outgoing Sen. Barbara Boxer, Newsom announced his candidacy for governor in February. In a showdown between the two Bay Area Democrats, Newsom can ...

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  13. Senate Passes Highway Bill ExtensionRead the original story

    Friday Jul 31 | Construction Equipment

    ... preferred fix, a six-year highway bill negotiated by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.). House Republicans refused to take up that bill and adjourned on Wednesday, which left the Senate to accept the ...

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  14. Federal Highway Bill recommends new fees for electric vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Autoblog

    ... said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-KY. "Many thought we'd never get here, but we have." Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-CA, negotiated compromises with McConnell that helped pick up enough Democratic support for the bill for it to clear procedural ...

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  15. Obama scolds Congress at highway bill signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | The Hill

    ... a six-year highway bill on Thursday, which was negotiated by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.). But House Republicans refused to take up that plan. House members left town Wednesday, forcing the Senate to pass ...

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  16. California senators push for emergency drought relief measuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Inhabitat

    California lawmakers are finally getting serious about the worsening drought in California. Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer jointly introduced a bill this week that outlines a host of anti-drought efforts to be paid for with federal funds.

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  17. US: Congress Passes 3-Month Highway, Transit Aid PatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Mass Transit

    ... said Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky. "Many thought we'd never get here, but we have." Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., negotiated compromises with McConnell that helped pick up enough Democratic support for the bill for it to clear ...

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  18. US: Highway Bill Clears Senate HurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Mass Transit

    ... funding stream. ... It's really designed to get past the Obama presidency." Inhofe, R-Tulsa, and Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., wrote the parts of the six-year legislation that focus on repairing obsolete bridges, easing freight traffic congestion in ...

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  19. Congress has been gridlocked on highway funding. Why that could be changing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Christian Science Monitor

    Unable to come up with a long-term deal, Congress has been patching up the Highway Trust Fund for years. But there were signs of movement this week.

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  20. Senate OKs 3-month highway funding; passes multiyear planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    ... the DRIVE Act. Sens. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), chairman of the Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee, and Barbara Boxer (D-CA), ranking member, praised the passage of the bill in a vote of 65 to 34. EPW crafted the policy portion of the package ...

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