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  1. Measure requiring NM to comply with federal Real ID Act passes Senate committeeRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Stars and Stripes

    After more than three hours of debating nearly half a dozen proposals Tuesday that would make the state compliant with the federal Real ID Act while still allowing undocumented immigrants in New Mexico to drive legally, a Senate committee passed along an amended version of a Republican-sponsored House bill calling for driving privilege cards. The Democrat-controlled Senate Public Affairs Committee voted 8-1, with three Republicans joining the panel's five Democrats, to approve a proposal that amended Albuquerque Republican Rep. Paul Pacheco's House Bill 99. Pacheco's bill swiftly passed the House last week.

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  2. NM Senate panel approves Real Id compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Farmington Daily Times

    NM Senate panel approves REAL ID compromise A Senate committee passed a measure aimed at making the state compliant under federal regulations for identification. Check out this story on Daily-Times.com: Fabiola Bawden, left, and Blanca Cardenas, with the Albuquerque-based immigrant advocacy group El Centro de Igualdad y Derechos, get ready to speak Tuesday in Santa Fe before a legislative committee.

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  3. Compromise drivera s license proposal moved ahead on bipartisan voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | KRQE Albuquerque

    A Senate committee moved forward a proposal to make New Mexico's driver's licenses REAL ID-compliant on an 8-1 following a lengthy hearing that got contentious at times. Senate Public Affairs was considering five separate driver's license proposals Tuesday and essentially opted for a bill backed by Senate Minority Leader Stuart Ingle, R-Portales, and Senate Finance Chair John Arthur Smith, D-Deming.

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  4. Voting should be more representativeRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 31 | Martinsburg Journal

    West Virginia Sen. Craig Blair should be ashamed of himself for saying we need to require picture ID for voter registration in West Virginia. He cites the possibility that one fraudulent vote could swing an election.

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  5. Senate panel to debate competing license billsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Carlsbad Current-Argus

    A state Senate panel will hear four proposals Tuesday that aim to make New Mexico driver's licenses compliant with the federal Real ID Act -- including a version by Albuquerque Republican Rep. Senate panel to debate competing license bills A state Senate panel will hear four proposals Tuesday that aim to make New Mexico driver's licenses compliant with the federal Real ID Act -- including a version by Albuquerque Republican Rep. Check out this story on CurrentArgus.com: http://lcsun.co/1WSNjTL Rep. Miguel Garcia speaks on the House floor about a Republican-backed bill aimed at putting New Mexico in compliance with the federal REAL ID Act at the state Capitol in Santa Fe on Wednesday.

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  6. Bill would require photo ID for ...Read the original story

    Monday Jan 18 | The Inter-Mountain

    Senate Bill 5, which will require voters to present photo identification before casting a ballot, will be a top priority for the new year in West Virginia, Sen. Craig Blair, R-Berkeley, said in a phone interview Thursday.

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  7. Rex Rammell Back on a Ballot... This Time in WyomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Boise Weekly

    ... tate. So when Lt. Gov. Jim Risch said he was looking at running for the seat that might get vacated by U.S. Sen. Larry Craig, Rammell wasn't slow on the draw, either.

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  8. Bill would require photo ID for votingRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 17 | The Inter-Mountain

    Senate Bill 5, which will require voters to present photo identification before casting a ballot, will be a top priority for the new year in West Virginia, Sen. Craig Blair, R-Berkeley, said in a phone interview Thursday.

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  9. Bill requiring photo ID to vote advancesRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 16 | Weirton Daily Times

    Senate Bill 5, which will require voters to present photo identification before casting a ballot, will be a top priority for the new year in West Virginia, Sen. Craig Blair, R-Berkeley, said in a phone interview Thursday.

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  10. Bill requiring photo ID for voting moves forwardRead the original story

    Friday Jan 15 | Martinsburg Journal

    Senate Bill 5, which will require voters to present photo identification before casting a ballot, will be a top priority for the new year in West Virginia, Sen. Craig Blair, R-Berkeley, said in a phone interview Thursday. "Photo IDs are needed for everything there is out there, whether it's to get on an airplane, cash a check, give blood or go to the hospital.

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  11. When Obama speaks, gun sales soarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    Given his position as a longtime board member with the National Rifle Association, former Idaho Sen. Larry Craig would do well by endorsing Hillary Clinton for the presidency. NRA membership has exploded and gun sales have skyrocketed with President Obama in the White House, and the gun business likely would grow even more under a Clinton presidency.

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  12. Land Exchange is loserRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Boise Weekly

    ... sense, and not in the public interest. So, WPT hired two Washington, D.C., "insiders" - retired Sen. Larry Craig and his ex-chief-of-staff, Mark Rey - to promote the exchange legislatively through Idaho's congressional delegation. They asked Idaho ...

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  13. Can Politicians be Manipulated?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | American Thinker

    ... he was desperate to conceal . Were officials in the government unaware of his past? Rep. Mark Foley and Senator Larry Craig also had unconventional sexual preferences. What compromises would they be willing to make in order to conceal their ...

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  14. Leftovers: What Happens to Members' Campaign War ChestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | Roll Call

    ... now of the Campaign Legal Center. Personal use of campaign cash is, of course, forbidden. (Recall former Sen. Larry Craig's attempt to pay legal expenses with campaign cash.) But tracking where the money ends up isn't always straightforward. ...

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  15. A Great Read: CNN's Bob Beckel's New Book, I Should Be DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    ... Another interesting asides that when he was running Alan Blinken's 2002 campaign to unseat Idaho Senator Larry Craig, through opposition research, he found out Craig was gay, but he had no way to substantiate it. In 2007, Craig was arrested for lewd ...

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  16. A web wovenRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | Ridenbaugh Press

    ... and Aaron Kunz, was balanced with some notable exceptions: the hosts never challenged former Idaho Senator Larry Craig's claim to have been responsible for the Batt agreement in the first place, an agreement he now wants to discard. Pure baloney, as ...

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  17. 'Idaho Reports' examines nuclear waste, research, INL...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... includes Congressman Mike Simpson, Sens. Mike Crapo and Jim Risch, Attorney General Lawrence Wasden, former Sen. Larry Craig and others as it explores the issues between the state and the federal government over shipments of commercial nuclear ...

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  18. N. Idaho lawmaker navigates Kootenai County politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... with deep ties in the community, and the son of two local physicians. A Republican, he worked for former Sen. Larry Craig and Sen. Mike Crapo , and was recruited by former Gov. Jim Risch to be the state's first governor's representative to North ...

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  19. Malek sails troubled GOP watersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... with deep ties in the community, and the son of two local physicians. A Republican, he worked for former Sen. Larry Craig and Sen. Mike Crapo, and was recruited by former Gov. Jim Risch to be the state's first governor's representative to North ...

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  20. Malek navigates Republican politics, Kootenai County-styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... with deep ties in the community, and the son of two local physicians. A Republican, he worked for former Sen. Larry Craig and Sen. Mike Crapo, and was recruited by former Gov. Jim Risch to be the state's first governor's representative to North ...

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