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  1. GOP Senators Push Bill to Shield Social Security Beneficiaries from Obamaa s Gun BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Breitbart.com

    On July 18, 2015, the Los Angeles Times reported that the Social Security administration was working on a ban for some beneficiaries, per Obama. The details of the ban were not known because it was being put together "outside of public view."

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  2. Senate Overwhelmingly Approves Nuclear Energy LegislationRead the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Cape May County Herald

    The U.S. Senate approved overwhelmingly legislation, introduced by Sens. Cory Booker , Mike Crapo , Sheldon Whitehouse , Jim Risch , Orrin Hatch , Mark Kirk and Dick Durbin that would increase collaboration among private industry, universities, and national laboratories to facilitate the development of advanced nuclear technologies. The vote of 87 to 4 to approve the amendment makes it a part of a larger energy policy reform bill before the Senate.

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  3. Year-End Edition: LLCs Are Still Not Corporations, Even if They Try to Pass a LawRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2015 | Business Law Prof Blog

    A quick break from grading for my year-end report on the use of "limited liability corporation" instead if the correct "limited liability company" when referring to LLCs. Hold on to your hats.

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  4. Senate To Vote On WOTUS BillRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2015 | Valley News Live

    Lawmakers debated the issue on the Senate floor Tuesday afternoon, but ultimately in a 57-41 vote, decided not to proceed with the revisions. Wyoming Senator Barrasso introduced the legislation in April 2015.

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  5. WOTUS Rule Does Not Pass US SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    ... to be nothing short of just a federal government power grab or jurisdictional power grab over water,' Sen. Michael Crapo, R-Idaho, said. "It's a shame that we're not able to put reasonability back to where states have some control and the federal ...

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  6. Senate Blocks Clean Water Rule RevisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | KOLO-TV Reno

    Tuesday the US Senate took a procedural vote on an act that would have revised current Environmental Protection Agency rules and effectively ended the Clean Water Rule. Lawmakers debated the issue on the Senate floor Tuesday afternoon, but ultimately in a 57-41 vote, decided not to proceed with the revisions.

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  7. Senator Crapo says President's veto will weaken military defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    U.S. Senator Mike Crapo said that President Obama's veto of the National Defense Authorization Act will weaken America's defense and deny the military the certainty it needs to prepare for, and respond to, unfolding events around the world. The legislation, which President Obama vetoed Thursday afternoon, would have authorized congress to appropriate funds for the U.S. Department of Defense.

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  8. Senator Crapo responds to the defense policy vetoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Local NEWS 8

    U.S. Senator Mike Crapo said Thursday that President Obama's veto of the National Defense Authorization Act will weaken America's defense and deny the military the certainty it needs to prepare for, and respond to, unfolding events around the world. "The President's veto of the National Defense Authorization Act is a disservice to the men and women who honorably serve at Idaho's Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho's National Guard, and around the world," said Crapo.

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  9. Cameron praises amendment to fed law that lets states define 'small group' insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    Idaho Department of Insurance Director Dean Cameron is praising new federal legislation signed into law on Sept. 28, backed by all members of Idaho's congressional delegation, to amend the Affordable Care Act to allow states to define what constitutes a "small group" for insurance purposes.

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  10. Carlson: Crapo loses political soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | The Spokesman-Review

    Shame on you, Senator Crapo. Shame, shame on you. Recently your campaign published a list of Idaho legislators who had endorsed your re-election.

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  11. Losing his political soulRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2015 | Ridenbaugh Press

    "No experiment can be more interesting than that we are now trying, and which we trust will end in establishing the fact, that man may be governed by reason and truth. Our first object should therefore be, to leave open to him all the avenues to truth.

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  12. How Did Idaho Senators Vote in Narrow Defeat of Keystone XL Pipeline?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | News Max

    ... votes in favor of the bill, a two-thirds majority, to avoid a likely presidential veto. Idaho Republican Sens. Michael Crapo and Jim Risch co-signed and voted in favor of North Dakota Republican Sen. John Hoeven's bill during Congress's 113th ...

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  13. How Did Idaho Senators Vote in Narrow Defeat of Keystone XL Pipeline?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | News Max

    ... votes in favor of the bill, a two-thirds majority, to avoid a likely presidential veto. Idaho Republican Sens. Michael Crapo and Jim Risch co-signed and voted in favor of North Dakota Republican Sen. John Hoeven's bill during Congress's 113th ...

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  14. Sen. Crapo calls on VA Secretary to fix program, ASAPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | KBOI-AM Boise

    Idaho Senator Mike Crapo says the Department of Veterans' Affairs is doing an overall good job of getting more funding for veterans' healthcare, but how it's being done isn't working so well. "What we're finding out from our vets is this Choice Program is not being implemented well by the Veterans' Administration, and that there's a lot of problems, particularly in the rural areas," Crapo said.

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  15. Veteran's survey spurs Crapo to make changes in Veteran's Choice ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    Idaho Senator Mike Crapo is calling for meaningful change within the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs. To ensure timely quality veteran care, he's seeking specific improvement of the 'Veterans Choice Program,' VCP provides primary, inpatient and outpatient, and mental health care for eligible veterans when the local VA Medical Center can't.

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  16. Dare to be . . . ?Read the original story

    Sep 23, 2015 | Ridenbaugh Press

    "No experiment can be more interesting than that we are now trying, and which we trust will end in establishing the fact, that man may be governed by reason and truth. Our first object should therefore be, to leave open to him all the avenues to truth.

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  17. National 'Healthy Lunchtime Recipe' winner got to meet President Obama and First LadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | KLEW-TV Lewiston

    ... today (Wednesday) at Lewis-Clark State College Josie received a letter of recognition from Senator Michael Crapo. Ever since winning the challenge Josie has met the commander in chief and done numerous interviews, but through it all her family is ...

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  18. Sen. Crapo, Sen. Risch on Iran deal: Bad for IdahoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | KBCI CBS 2

    Idaho Sen. Mike Crapo and U.S. Sen. Jim Risch both released a statements concerning President Obama's nuclear deal with Iran early Wednesday afternoon. "The President's executive nuclear agreement legitimizes Iran's nuclear weapons program and directly threatens our national security and regional allies.

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  19. Wonkblog: The bipartisan plan to save foster careRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... has been working with Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), who has sponsored a bill. Sens. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Michael Crapo (R-Idaho) have also introduced legislation. Shadi Houshyar, who handles foster care for the family-advocacy organization First ...

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  20. The bipartisan plan to save foster careRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... has been working with Sen. Ron Wyden (D-Ore.), who has sponsored a bill. Sens. Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Michael Crapo (R-Idaho) have also introduced legislation. Shadi Houshyar, who handles foster care for the family-advocacy organization First ...

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