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  1. More Fights Ahead on Planned Parenthood After Senate VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    41 min ago | ABC News

    In the aftermath of the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood , one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle. Within minutes of Monday's Senate vote, abortion-rights groups were releasing TV ads attacking GOP supporters of the measure for stomping on women's health care needs.

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  2. Capito's EPA Bill Faces Uphill BattleRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Intelligencer

    As the Obama administration finalizes its Clean Power Plan, a Senate committee this week will consider Sen. Shelley Moore Capito's bill to overturn the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's historic limits on carbon emissions from the nation's power plants. The Affordable Reliable Electricity Now Act of 2015, is scheduled to be marked up Wednesday morning in the Environmental and Public Works Committee.

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  3. Critics blast clean power announcementRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

    Reaction was swift Monday from West Virginia officials over the stricter emission standards for coal-fired power plants by the Environmental Protection Agency. Among provisions the Clean Power Plan requires carbon pollution and greenhouse gases be reduced 32 percent below 2005 levels in 15 years and encourages renewable energy.

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  4. West Virginia Coal Forum in BluefieldRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Logan Banner

    The Bluefield area's business community and coal industry packed the house July 23 at a meeting of the West Virginia Coal Forum for an in-depth discussion about the future of the state's bedrock industry.

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    2 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Planned Parenthood survived a procedural vote Monday in the U.S. Senate on a bill to defund the organization, after a series of undercover videos emerged to suggest that the organization may have been willing to sell fetal organs from late-term abortions to tissue companies. The vote for cloture was 53-46, meaning that it well well shy of the 60 votes needed to end debate and proceed to a vote.

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  6. Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood fed fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    In this Jan. 8, 2015 file photo, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  7. Planned Parenthood Will Not Lose Funding Before August RecessRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    A federal judge ordered a pro-life group secretly taping employees at Planned Parenthood to stop releasing their undercover videos over the weekend. But on Capitol Hill, Republicans still tried to get legislation off the ground that would take Planned Parenthood off the budget.

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  8. Senate blocks GOP bill to halt Planned Parenthood fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    In this Jan. 8, 2015 file photo, Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  9. Push for Legislation to Defund Planned Parenthood FailsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Valley News Live

    Senate Republicans failed to take the first steps Monday evening to defund Planned Parenthood. The cause has been at the forefront of the GOP to-do list since a private pro-life group began releasing undercover videos allegedly showing Planned Parenthood employees negotiating the sale of aborted fetus tissue.

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  10. University to partner on $20 million scientific research grantRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Huntington News

    Marshall University researchers will be part of a $20 million scientific research project funded by the National Science Foundation. The award was announced earlier today by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito, along with Representatives David McKinley, Alex Mooney and Evan Jenkins.

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  11. Democrats filibuster Planned Parenthood billRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHIO

    As Democrats on Monday led a filibuster in the Senate against a GOP plan to block all federal funding for Planned Parenthood, Republicans vowed to revisit the controversy over how the group sells fetal tissue from abortion to researchers, arguing the activity is beyond the pale. "We've got to do something about it," said Sen. David Perdue , one of many Republicans still expressing shock over undercover videos that spawned the issue.

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  12. Democrat filibuster saves Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    As expected, Democrats voted to protect Planned Parenthood 's federal funding. The vote essentially confirmed that there's only one sensible Democrat left in the Senate.

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  13. Senate GOP thwarted in effort to defund Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Hill

    A measure to defund Planned Parenthood failed in the Senate on Monday in a 53-46 vote, likely punting the issue into the fall debate over preventing a government shutdown. Republicans fell short of the 60 votes needed to move forward with the legislation, which was fast-tracked to the floor after the release of undercover videos that show Planned Parenthood officials discussing fetal tissue from abortions.

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  14. Manchin says he'll vote to end Planned Parenthood aidRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

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  15. Senate fails to strip Planned Parenthood of its $500 million-plus in federal fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    An effort to defund Planned Parenthood in the wake of controversial videos showing officials discussing the sale of fetal tissue failed in the U.S. Senate this afternoon. Senate Democrats blocked the GOP-led effort to strip the organization of the roughly $528 million in federal funding it receives each year.

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    8 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    The Senate failed Monday to advance a Republican-led measure to halt federal aid to Planned Parenthood, but leaders of the GOP-controlled chamber vowed to continue the fight, galvanized by a series of unsettling videos about the group. The vote to bring debate on the bill was 53 against to 46 in favor.

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  17. Illinois' Mark Kirk only Republican to support Planned Parenthood in U.S. Senate voteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Illinoisreview

    With U.S. Senator Mark Kirk as the only Republican to oppose stopping the taxpayer funding of Planned Parenthood, he U.S. Senate fell six votes short Monday afternoon. Two prominent moderates,Sens. Joe Manchin and Joe Donnelly ,voted to defund Planned Parenthood.

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  18. Effort to defund Planned Parenthood falls short of Senate voteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Washington D.C., Aug 3, 2015 / 04:33 pm .- The Senate failed to bring a bill to block federal funding of Planned Parenthood to the floor on Monday evening, in a much-anticipated vote. Senate Republicans introduced the bill to defund Planned Parenthood on July 28. An effort to bring the bill to a vote rendered a split of 53-46, gaining support from the majority but falling short of the 60 votes necessary to end debate and bring the bill to the floor.

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    8 hrs ago | National Review Online

    Republicans failed to get to 60 votes for a procedural vote on a measure to cut off federal funding of Planned Parenthood today, with the vote tally 53 to 46. Republicans are, however, more likely only five votes short of the 60 needed, because Senator Lindsey Graham, who would presumably support the measure, was not around to cast a vote, and Majority Leader Mitch McConnell voted against the measure for procedural reasons.

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  20. Coats, Donnelly vote to defund Planned Parenthood; motion fails to passRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    Legislation to strip federal funding from Planned Parenthood failed to attract the 60 votes required for it to advance in the U.S. Senate on Monday evening.

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