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  1. Corker calls Democrat seeking to replace him a 'very good...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | SFGate

    ... if he was relieved that Corker decided not to get back in the race, Van Hollen declined to comment. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., called Blackburn a "very good candidate" last week and reiterated his support for her. He also said she is running ...

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  2. Why Bob Corker is bucking GOP tribalism, in a Tennessee traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... China; Fred Thompson (R) - Watergate attorney, TV actor, presidential candidate. Tennessee's senior senator, Lamar Alexander (R) - who, like Corker, has a record of bipartisanship - has also served as governor and US secretary of Education, and ran ...

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  3. Corker, Colleagues Urge Administration To Reconsider Proposal To Sell TVA Transmission LinesRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... along with its reliability, help bring numerous new businesses to the region." The letter was led by Senator Lamar Alexander and signed by Senator Corker, Senators Doug Jones (D-Al.) and Roger Wicker (R-Ms.) and Reps. Diane Black (R-Tn.), Marsha ...

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  4. Retiring Corker Praises Dem Running For His SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | News Max

    ... know the answer to that." He noted that Tennessee senators, ranging from Fred Thompson and Bill Frist to Lamar Alexander, have generally been national figures in the Senate chamber. He would like the person who replaces him to take a similar ...

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  5. Daily on Healthcare: HELP Committee introduces opioid billa House...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Washington Examiner

    ... and Prevention. "Our goal is to move urgently, effectively, and in a bipartisan way," said HELP Chairman Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. The HELP Committee has held seven hearings on the issue and is expected to meet on it again April 24. House Energy and ...

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  6. Lookout Mountain, Ga., Planning Commission Sets Up Requirements For Residents To Raise ChickensRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... CHATTANOOGA, 37407 Age at Arrest: 47 years old Arresting Agency: ... (click for more) United States Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) released the following statement on the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush: "Today our country lost a ...

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  7. Senator Alexander, Corker, Perdue Lament Loss Of Former First Lady Barbara BushRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    United States Senator Lamar Alexander released the following statement on the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush: "Today our country lost a bright, caring, independent lady, and Honey and I lost a good friend.

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  8. Trump's EEOC General Counsel Pick Wants New Focus on Individual Cases, Not SystemicRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Law.com

    ... said. "But I will add that for the small individual cases, so many of them need attention too." Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee, who chairs the Senate committee, said the EEOC is squandering too many resources on systemic cases with novel legal ...

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  9. Sen. Bob Corker Donates to Republican Running to Succeed HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | The Daily News

    ... getting the Senate to pass President Donald Trump's agenda. The other senator from Tennessee, Republican Lamar Alexander, endorsed Blackburn last week. She is expected to run against former governor and former Nashville mayor Democrat Phil Bredesen ...

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  10. More Unites Than Divides Senate Communicators From Both PartiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Roll Call

    ... to meet people outside her usual routine. The board is made up of staffers Ashton Davies from Sen. Lamar Alexander 's office, Rob Sumner from Sen. Mike Crapo 's office, Christine Brennan from the Environment and Public Works Committee, ...

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  11. Roy Exum: The GOP's HypocrisyRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2018 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... Republicans have chosen her as the state's Senatorial candidate! My gracious lands, talk about hypocrisy! Lamar Alexander has apparently teamed with Kentucky's Mitch McConnell to stymie the PAST in the Senate, which is why the state's two-time ...

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  12. Op-Ed Contributor: Don't Let the G.O.P. Dismantle Obama's Student Loan ReformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... is based in part on the claim that the benefits are too generous and too expensive. For example, Senator Lamar Alexander, Republican of Tennessee, the chairman of the Senate committee considering reforms to the program, says it is now "standard" for ...

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  13. Democrats shouldn't impose litmus tests on health careRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2018 | The Washington Post

    ... law. For starters, we need to restore cost-sharing reduction payments and pass other key provisions in Sen. Lamar Alexander's (R-Tenn.) and Sen. Patty Murray's (D-Wash.) bipartisan market stabilization bill - urgently needed legislation that was ...

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  14. Corker, Alexander agree tariffs have negative impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | Cleveland Daily Banner

    ... are being proposed," Corker said. "You are seeing firsthand how a tariff can really affect you." U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, who criticized the current tariff policies for steel during a visit to Lookout Mountain last week, provided a statement to ...

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  15. Interior backing away from steep fee hikes at national parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2018 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... fund, "will provide a historic investment" in the park system, Swift said. A bill co-sponsored by Sens. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., Steve Daines, R-Mont., and other lawmakers would use revenue from energy production on federal lands to help reduce the ...

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  16. Former ALCOA Corp. official gets lifetime achievement Scout award from AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | Daily Times

    Emcee Kevin Proffitt , longtime scouting volunteer Dick Ray and U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander admire Ray's Good Scout award at a ceremony at New Providence Presbyterian Church on Thursday. U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander speaks at the presentation of the Good Scout Award to Dick Ray Thursday night at New Providence Presbyterian Church.

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  17. Medical Device Makers Hoping For Permanent Repeal of Excise TaxRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | The Daily News

    ... somewhat. Local manufacturers, the Medical Device Manufacturers Association and lawmakers such as U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee are pushing hard for Congress to pass a permanent repeal of the tax. "We are definitely hoping for a permanent ...

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  18. The Greeneville SunRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    Sen. Lamar Alexander stands in front of a picture of President Andrew Johnson during a tour of the former president's homestead in downtown Greeneville on Thursday. Long-needed maintenance for the Andrew Johnson Historical Site and National Cemetery could be coming soon if a bill in the U.S. Senate gets passed this year.

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  19. Federal Fixer UpperRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2018 | The Greenville Sun

    Sen. Lamar Alexander stands in front of a picture of President Andrew Johnson during a tour of the former president's homestead in downtown Greeneville on Thursday. U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander speaks with park rangers from the Andrew Johnson Historical Site and National Cemetery on Thursday afternoon outside of President Andrew Johnson's Homestead in downtown Greeneville.

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  20. U.S. Senators Ask Supreme Court To Overturn QuillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | jdsupra.com

    ... Quill Corp. v. North Dakota physical presence standard. The Senators are Heidi Heitkamp from North Dakota, Lamar Alexander from Tennessee, Richard Durbin from Illinois, and Michael Enzi from Wyoming two Democrats and two Republicans. The Senators ...

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