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  1. The 'SCOTUScare' edition - Tax reform working groups closing in ...Read the original story

    Jun 26, 2015 | Politico

    THE 'SCOTUSCARE' EDITION. The wait is over: The Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the Affordable Care Act in a 6-3 vote.

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  2. OP-ED | Not my father's GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    Since my mother passed away suddenly earlier this year, just 16 months after Dad, my siblings and I have been dealing with the painful process of clearing out her apartment for sale. Mom was both a packrat and the keeper of family history, so there is much to sort through - with a wealth of memories and emotions encountered in the process.

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  3. Bill aids Ohio steel companiesRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Legislation that passed the U.S. House Thursday would help in the continued fight to level the playing field for the steel industry in competition against foreign imports, proponents said. Local companies like ArcelorMittal in Warren Township, Sharon Tube in Niles, Wheatland Tube in Warren and Vallourec Star in Youngstown would benefit from the measure, according to company spokesmen.

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  4. Congress writes boycott opposition into trade talksRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2015 | United Jewish Federation of Tidewater

    Congress included a provision in a trade bill that requires U.S. negotiators to raise objections to Israel boycotts in their dealings. The language, part of a broad Trade Promotion Authority passed by both chambers of Congress, says that "discouraging" Israel boycotts would become one of the "principal negotiating objectives" of U.S. officials.

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  5. Ohio's Elected Leaders Join Chorus Condemning Confederate Flag DisplaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    ... and make strong suggestions and incentives on local and state property," Brown said. Ohio's Republican Senator Rob Portman, too, said he supports the South Carolina Governor's position that it's time for the flag to go from the statehouse there. He ...

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  6. Gay marriage supporter Portman says it's a decision still best left to votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | WKSU-FM Kent

    The award-winning daily program about business and finance puts a human face on the global economy, with insight from anchor Kai Ryssdal. Ohio's U.S. Sen. Rob Portman raised some Republican hackles two years ago when he announced he was changing his position and supporting gay marriage.

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  7. Ohio GOPers: Efforts to kill ACA not overRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | News Herald

    Ohio GOPers: Efforts to kill ACA not over Ohio GOPers: Efforts to kill ACA not over Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://cin.ci/1Ly4dnL House Speaker John Boehner gestures during a news conference announcing that Pope Francis will address a joint session of Congress in September. Ohio Republicans said Thursday they would keep trying to unravel the Affordable Care Act, even though the Supreme Court rejected their latest legal attack on the health care law.

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  8. Supreme Court decision does little to resolve divide over Obamacare in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | WKSU-FM Kent

    Ohio congressional Democrats largely celebrated -- and Republicans largely cringed over -- the U.S. Supreme Court decision todayaffirming Obamacare. WKSU's M.L. Schultze reports: Within minutes of the decision, Northeast Ohio Democrats Tim Ryan, Marcy Kaptur and Marcia Fudge sent releases calling it great news for millions of Americans and tens of thousands of Ohioans.

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  9. Congress passes bill to benefit Valley steel companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The U.S. House of Representatives passed legislation on Thursday that includes the Leveling the Playing Field Act, a bill introduced by U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman . Senators say the act would restore strength to antidumping and countervailing duty statutes that allow businesses and workers in the United States to petition the Commerce Department and the International Trade Commission when foreign producers sell goods in the U.S. below market price or receive illegal subsidies.

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  10. BDS battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Jerusalem Post

    Israel has much to contribute to the world, if it is given the chance. Removing the threat of sanctions will do precisely that.

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  11. Capitol Hill reacts to health ruling with dismay and joy, relief and resolveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Washington Post

    Following the Supreme Court's ruling on the health-care law June 25, House Speaker John Boehner said at his weekly news conference that it's time for GOP "to refocus our efforts." Rep. Dave Brat stood just off the House floor Thursday, minutes after the Supreme Court had rejected the latest challenge to the Affordable Care Act, and gathered his thoughts.

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  12. Quinnipiac: Strickland Holds Six Point Lead Over PortmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Plunderbund

    A swing state Senate race poll released by Quinnipiac this week shows Former Governor Ted Strickland with a six point lead over Rob Portman. The same poll shows that Republican Senator Portman would beat Democrat P.G. Sittenfeld if the election was held today.

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  13. On the fast trackRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2015 | Toledo Blade

    Congress is effectively authorizing President Obama to negotiate trade agreements on its behalf. Now both the White House and lawmakers must ensure that the deals the President sends them include adequate protections of workers and the environment, enhance both the domestic economy and foreign relations, and do not provide venues for corporate exploitation.

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  14. Lawmakers Approve Bonus Ban For Bad FedsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Government Executive

    A Senate panel on Wednesday approved bipartisan legislation that would prohibit federal employees who break the law or aren't in good standing with their agencies from receiving bonuses. The Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee reported out the 2015 Stop Wasteful Bonuses Act , which would bar agency heads from awarding bonuses to employees who could be fired or suspended for violating agency policy, or for doing something illegal that could land them in prison for more than a year.

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  15. Ohio Republicans face risks with Obamacare ruling; here's whyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    This Thursday, Friday or by the end of next week, the U.S. Supreme Court will rule on whether millions of Americans are entitled to tax subsidies to help them pay for Obamacare premiums. A ruling that restricts their eligibility is precisely what ranking Republicans in Congress -- including Ohio U.S. Sen. Rob Portman -- wanted when they signed a legal brief supporting the challenge to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

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  16. Lawmakers request National Park Service survey for Garfield memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    The Garfield memorial at Lake View Cemetery will share a stronger affiliation with the National Park Service if a bipartisan group of Ohio lawmakers gets its way. U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown and Rob Portman joined Reps.

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  17. Cleanup of Ohio uranium plant to take decadesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Piketon, Ohio a The cleanup of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio is expected to take another three decades or more, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. U.S. Sen. Rob Portman had asked whether the administration was committed to decontaminating and decommissioning the Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon at an accelerated rate and finishing by 2024, as announced by former Energy Secretary Steven Chu.

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  18. Cleanup Of Ohio Uranium Plant Expected To Take Decades MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | TheCourier.com

    The U.S. Department of Energy says the cleanup of a Cold War-era uranium plant in southern Ohio is expected to take another three decades or more.

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  19. Cleanup of US uranium plant expected to take decades moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    " U.S. energy officials say the cleanup of a Cold War-era uranium plant in the state of Ohio is expected to take another three decades or more. The Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant in Piketon, located some 60 miles south of Columbus, produced enriched uranium until it ceased operations in 2001.

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  20. Morning Plum: The Pope isna t a scientist, Republicans point outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... that Colorado Senator Cory Gardner hopes it spurs a conversation about national energy policy, and Ohio Senator Rob Portman hopes for a real debate about the connections between sound environmental and economic policies. Along these lines, here's ...

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