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  1. 3 Virginia Attack Boats Sidelined as Part of Investigation into Suspicious WeldingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 5, 2015 | U.S. Naval Institute

    Naval Sea Systems Command has restricted three of the newest Virginia-class submarines due to questionable welding in piping instrumental in connecting the boats' nuclear reactors to its propulsion system. According to a statement provided to USNI News on Wednesday, NAVSEA confirmed USS Minnesota , USS North Dakota and USS John Warner are currently being inspected for faulty welding after contractor General Dynamics Electric Boat discovered three steam pipe elbows which required repair after "unauthorized and undocumented weld repairs" were performed on the questionable components.


  2. Senator Kaine Announces Support for Iran Nuclear DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2015 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    ... and proponents of the deal, to current and former Senate colleagues (especially former Armed Services Chairmen John Warner and Carl Levin), to American military leaders and troops and to my constituents. I helped write the Iran Nuclear Agreement ...


  3. Navy Commissions Attack Boat USS John WarnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2015 | U.S. Naval Institute

    Sailors man the rails as they bring the ship to life during the commissioning ceremony for the Virginia-class attack submarine USS John Warner on Aug 1, 2015. US Navy Photo The Navy commissioned its latest Virginia-class nuclear attack boat in a Saturday ceremony honoring its namesake, former U.S. Senator and Secretary of the Navy John Warner.


  4. Navy's newest attack submarine, John Warner, joins fleetRead the original story

    Aug 2, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    When the president called John Warner in January 2009 to tell him he was naming a submarine after him, the newly retired Virginia senator thought he was the butt of a prank, his wife, Jeanne, recalled Saturday. When he realized the man on the other end of the phone was, in fact, George W. Bush, Warner argued with him: Don't do that.


  5. 'On a Mission to Defend Freedom' - USS John Warner is CommissionedRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | San Diego NewsCape

    The Virginia-class attack submarine USS John Warner was commissioned during a ceremony attended by more than 2,500 in its future homeport of Naval Station Norfolk. Proudly displaying its motto "On a Mission to Defend Freedom," the ship is the 12th Virginia-class attack submarine to join the Navy's operating fleet.


  6. Navy commissions the submarine USS John Warner at Norfolk ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The Navy on Saturday commissioned the USS John Warner, adding a 12th Virginia-class submarine to the fleet and celebrating the legacy of its namesake, the retired senator who was hailed as a statesman. Warner represented Virginia in the U.S. Senate for 30 years and became an influential voice on defense policy.


  7. Navy: USS John Warner ready for battleRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | WAVY-TV Portsmouth

    The USS John Warner was officially added to the fleet Saturday at a commissioning ceremony at Naval Station Norfolk, the future home port of the high-powered vessel. "I mean, look at it.


  8. Navy's newest attack submarine, USS John Warner, joins fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | Deseret News

    This Thursday May 21, 2015 photo provided by Huntington Ingalls Industries shows the Virginia-class submarine USS John Warner as a dolphin jumps in the bow wave as it conducts sea trials off the Virginia Coast. The Navy's newest nuclear-powered attack submarine joined the fleet Saturday, with top Navy officials saying that it couldn't come soon enough with ever-increasing demands from combatant commanders.


  9. Navy to Commission Submarine John WarnerRead the original story

    Aug 1, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    The Navy will commission its newest fast attack submarine, the future USS John Warner , during a 10 a.m. EDT ceremony Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015, at Naval Station Norfolk, in Norfolk, VirginiaVa. The event will be live streamed at under webcast.


  10. How the US energy boom shapes the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    The US has long used its economic prowess and military force to exert influence around the world. Now, a growing chorus of lawmakers, analysts, and industry insiders are pointing to another potential tool in the country's foreign-policy toolbox: energy abundance.


  11. 5 Things You Should Know About Jim GilmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... of raising money. He went on to run for the U.S. Senate in his native Virginia that year for retiring GOP Sen. John Warner's seat. But Gilmore was trampled by more than 30 points by his successor in office, former Democratic Gov. Mark Warner. He ...


  12. Submarine John Warner to be commissioned SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    The submarine John Warner will be commissioned into the USS John Warner during a ceremony Saturday at Naval Station Norfolk. The John Warner is the 12th Virginia-class fast attack submarine and is the first of its kind to be named after a person.


  13. Jim Gilmore formally joins GOP presidential raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | USA Today

    ... That November, he entered the race for the open U.S. Senate seat in Virginia of retiring Republican senator John Warner. In the 2008 general election, Gilmore faced the Democrat, Mark Warner, who succeeded him as governor. In what was already a ...


  14. Navy to commission attack sub John WarnerRead the original story

    Jul 29, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    The sub, named for former Sen. John Warner, will be the 12th Virginia class attack sub in the fleet, a Navy news release says.


  15. Senators introduce legislation to improve Metro safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | WUSA-TV Washington

    Senators introduce legislation to improve Metro safety U.S. Senators from Virginia and Maryland have introduced a legislation to help improve Metro safety. Check out this story on The amendment introduced by U.S Senator Mark R. Warner , Barbara Mikulski , Tim Kaine, and Ben Cardin would establish minimum safety standards for the operations of the nation's aging transit systems and improve the way the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority board is appointed, according to a press release.


  16. AFL-CIO lobbied Warner on sharing economy - Who will replace the...Read the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | Politico

    CIO LOBBIED WARNER ON SHARING ECONOMY: The AFL-CIO lobbied Sen. Mark Warner on the sharing economy during the second quarter of 2015, according to a recently filed lobbying disclosure . That appears to be the first time the federation has ever lobbied Capitol Hill on the relatively new labor issue.


  17. Draft-deferred Trump has some nerve going after McCainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | The Hill

    ... memory. Cheney was nominated to be secretary of Defense in 1989. At the time, he was a House member. Then-Sen. John Warner (R-Va.), a senior member of the Armed Services Committee, raised a perfectly reasonable point to the nominee. Cheney was to be ...


  18. Senators Warner and Kaine Introduce Non-Discrimination BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | NBC29

    WASHINGTON U.S. Sens. Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine today joined 38 of their Senate colleagues and 158 House members to introduce historic, comprehensive federal legislation to ban discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender Americans. "We've made tremendous strides in the journey towards equality, but work still remains," said Sen. Warner, the first Virginia Governor to ban discrimination in state employment based on sexual orientation.


  19. Virginia Senators Introduce LGBT Nondiscrimination BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    Sens. Mark Warner and Tim Kaine helped introduce the The Equality Act of 2015. The bill would ban discrimination against members of the LGBT community.


  20. Bipartisan bill would grant DHS extended powers over 'dot-gov' domainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | UPI

    A bipartisan bill introduced Wednesday would grant the Department of Homeland Security more power over government Internet networks following last month's OPM data breach. The Federal Information Security Management Reform Act of 2015 would expand the power of the DHS over "dot-gov" websites, according to a statement .