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  1. Eastern Foundry Launches Government Technology and Innovation IncubatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PRWeb

    "The model they have created with Eastern Foundry is an example of the growth-oriented, tech-focused, veteran-owned small business that will be an important part of bringing innovation into the area and into government." Today, Eastern Foundry , a veteran-owned government technology and innovation incubator in Crystal City, held its official ribbon-cutting ceremony its new headquarters at 2011 Crystal Drive in Arlington, VA.

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  2. Taxpayers Pay Plenty for Congressional Office ShufflingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | NBC Washington

    U.S. taxpayers are picking up the tab for a large-scale and fast-moving shuffle of U.S. Capitol office suites. A review by the News4 I-Team found the post-election jockeying for office space, including from veteran members of Congress, will require Capitol work crews to shift furniture, furnishings, boxes and electronics between hundreds of rooms and cubicles.

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  3. Sen. Warner to appear at Ghent fundraiser for Lynwood LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Virginian-Pilot

    What's happening in politics and lawmaking in Richmond, Hampton Roads and around Virginia? Our reporters share tips, tidbits and stories here. What do you know? Post your comments.

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  4. Federal government concerned about triple-dipping veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Newberry Observer

    ... injustice," Reid said. "Quite simply, this is disgraceful and we must correct it." At the time, then-Sen. John Warner (R-VA), a former Navy secretary, posed a question to fellow senators: "How can we ask the men and women who have so faithfully ...

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  5. Sen. Warner wants VA distance guidelines changedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    U.S. Senator Mark Warner is urging the VA to consider geographical flexibility when determining who qualifies for the new Choice program. The program, which began Nov. 5, allows veterans living more than 40 miles from the nearest VA medical facility to receive care from private health providers.

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  6. Senate Dems Add Mark Warner to Leadership Team to "Counterbalance" Elizabeth WarrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Daily Kos

    A week ago, we learned that Chuck Schumer had pushed for including Mark Warner in Senate Democratic leadership team in order to counterbalance Elizabeth Warren. The bankers whom Schumer views as his #1 constituency are not fond of Warren.

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  7. Warner: Not 100 percent satisfied, but improvements have been made at the Hampton VARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Sen. Warner meets with Hampton VA director Michael Dunfee in Nov. to discuss improvements made since last visit in Aug. Sen. Warner meets with Hampton VA director Michael Dunfee in Nov. to discuss improvements made since last visit in Aug. HAMPTON - Ninety days after visiting Hampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center where wait times for care were among the worst in the nation, Sen. Mark Warner says there have been some improvements. Sen. Mark Warner visits the Hampton VA Medical Center on Tuesday hoping to see improvements to the long wait times that have been some of the worst in the nation.

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  8. Sen. Warner: Virginia ship repair industry should be "part of the fight"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Stars and Stripes

    Sen. Mark R. Warner delivered a pre-Thanksgiving Day message to members of the Virginia Ship Repair Association Tuesday, apologizing in advance for giving them some indigestion. Previous spending cuts have put a big dent in maintenance for Navy ships, and Warner said those cuts could return in 2016.

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  9. Sen. Warner wants to work on reducing U.S. debtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Weeks after winning a second U.S. Senate term in a surprisingly close election, Mark Warner said Tuesday he's not backing off trying find a compromise to slow the rising national debt, even if it upsets some people. "I've got to be who I am," said Warner, who acknowledged his defeating GOP candidate Ed Gillespie by less than 18,000 votes out of more than 2 million cast was startling.

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  10. Warner: Not 100 percent satisfied, but improvements have been made at the Hampton VARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Sen. Warner meets with Hampton VA director Michael Dunfee in Nov. to discuss improvements made since last visit in Aug. Sen. Warner meets with Hampton VA director Michael Dunfee in Nov. to discuss improvements made since last visit in Aug. HAMPTON - Ninety days after visiting Hampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center where wait times for care were among the worst in the nation, Sen. Mark Warner says there have been some improvements. Sen. Mark Warner visits the Hampton VA Medical Center on Tuesday hoping to see improvements to the long wait times that have been some of the worst in the nation.

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  11. Sen. Warner: Virginia ship repair industry should be "part of the fight"Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Sen. Mark R. Warner speaks to members of the Virginia Ship Repair Association Tuesday in Portsmouth. Warner said he hopes to see a compromise budget deal that would avoid another round of deep spending cuts under sequestration in 2016.

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  12. Sawant: Is City Hall the stage for a socialist diva?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... prosper in politics are those who live by O'Neill's rule - especially early in their careers. Examples: - Sen. John Warner, R-Va., was elected in 1978 largely by virtue of being married to Elizabeth Taylor. Warner decreed that he would talk only to ...

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  13. Comment(s) {0}Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Dallas Morning News

    ... memories. The departure of the final two World War II vets "is the passing of the torch," said former Sen. John Warner, a Virginia Republican who fought in World War II and served as secretary of the Navy. "Congress is going to move forward having ...

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  14. Standing in the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Sen. Tim Kaine wants Virginians to believe he is, as he says, a "pro-pipeline senator" and someone who supports the continued production of carbon-based fuel to satisfy the nation's energy appetite. However, by voting against the Keystone XL Pipeline on Tuesday, he proved otherwise.

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  15. Two "Yes" and Four "No" From Delmarva Sens. on Keystone XLRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    It was an extremely close call but a bill approving construction of the pipeline failed Tuesday night in US Senate. Supporters fell one short of the required 60 "yes" votes.

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  16. This day in Huntsville history: In 1999, Congress puts Shelby's name on Redstone buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Alabama Live

    The new building will officially be known as the Richard C. Shelby Center for Missile Intelligence. Sen. John Warner, R-Va., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, recommended the building be named after Shelby.

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  17. GoLocalWorcester | News | Warren And Warner Call for Action on Housing Finance InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Go Local

    On Tuesday, Senator Elizabeth Warren, D-Massachusetts, and Senator Mark Warren, D-Virginia sent a letter to Melvin Watt, Director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency highlighting six areas where the FHFA can improve their regulations and overall performance. The six areas the senators addressed included developing single security for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac securities, developing regulations of these securities that would guarantee loans, and updating the credit scoring models these companies use.

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  18. Artistic diversity and agility: Clinton LibbeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... you have figured out Clinton Libbey, she throws to you a right curve. See the portrait. That is former Senator John Warner, of course, appearing relaxed against a backdrop of Virginia countryside. Artists are not all predictable. Armed with skills, ...

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  19. Mark Warner, endangered after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Hill

    ... by Republican moderates as acceptable. Nowhere was that more apparent than the use of former Republican Sen. John Warner (no relation). John Warner (who some to this day call Mr. Elizabeth Taylor, after his former wife) endorsed Mark Warner and ...

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  20. Opinion: A Game-Changing Climate AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Wall Street Journal

    When the U.S. and China announced their climate agreement Wednesday, I thought of Sen. John Warner. The former five-term Republican used to warn his colleagues that if America did not lead on climate change, China would "hide behind our skirts of inaction" and avoid making any emissions reductions.

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