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  1. Gaza Death Toll at 500 - Feinstein to Putin: 'Man up' -...Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Politico

    ... of mutually assured dysfunction. 'It's pretty bad, and I don't think there's any way to fix it, said Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.). --"Sen. Christopher A. Coons (D-Del.), who commutes daily from Wilmington to the Capitol by Amtrak, said he keeps ...

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  2. Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: On phony debt concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... f mutually assured dysfunction. "It's pretty bad, and I don't think there's any way to fix it," said Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.). Sen. Christopher A. Coons (D-Del.), who commutes daily from

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  3. Leadership war stymies Senate missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... mutually assured dysfunction. "It's pretty bad, and I don't think there's any way to fix it," said Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.). Sen. Christopher A. Coons (D-Del.), who commutes daily from Wilmington to the Capitol by Amtrak, said he keeps ...

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  4. Senate snarled by leadership animosityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... mutually assured dysfunction. "It's pretty bad, and I don't think there's any way to fix it," said Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.). Sen. Christopher A. Coons (D-Del.), who commutes daily from Wilmington to the Capitol by Amtrak, said he keeps ... 11 comments

  5. Senators seek more time for Liberians in USRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | WLNE-TV Providence

    Sens. Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse are among a group of 15 senators asking President Barack Obama to extend the stays of Liberians living temporarily in the U.S. after fleeing their home country amid civil war.

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  6. Computers at Growing Risk of Hijack by Botnet Viruses, U.S. SaysRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Insurance Journal West

    ... malware each year. Botnets "are now recognized as the weapon of choice for cyber criminals," said Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, a Rhode Island Democrat who is chairman of the panel.

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  7. Editorial: Murky donations cloud campaignsRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | The Gaston Gazette

    ... that governs American political campaigns. A third iteration of the bill, recently introduced by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., would require unions, corporations, super PACs and any other organizations that spend $10,000 or more on a ...

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  8. How An Oddball Bank's Reauthorization Could Split The Democrats Over Coal FinancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | ThinkProgress

    ... the Bank includes language to roll back those rules. On Tuesday, both Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) promised to fight Manchin's language, with Boxer saying she's "confident" Manchin's addition can be struck down and a ...

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  9. Manchin stands by coal measure in Ex-Im billRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | The Hill

    ... Exceptions are allowed for the world's poorest countries. On Tuesday, Sens. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) criticized Manchin's coal provision, citing environmental concerns. Manchin said he met with senior Democratic ...

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  10. Senate Hearing Calls for Changes to Cybercrime LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | Dark Reading

    ... located in the United States. Our capacity to do so simply has not kept up with the demand." US Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) led the panel. He asked the panel of private sector representatives whether or not private sector litigators could use ...

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  11. Rhode Island Has Worst Roads in U.S., Feds SayRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... per capita is 415.53 gallons Vehicle repair and operating costs are $661.94 a year per driver U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse , D-RI, has pushed for federal dollars for Rhode Island transportation projects, including the Viaduct Bridge and 6-10 ...

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  12. Coal provision could divide Senate Dems on Export-Import Bank billRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | The Hill

    Sens. Barbara Boxer and Sheldon Whitehouse are promising to fight any efforts to roll back Export-Import Bank restrictions on financing overseas coal plants - even those from a fellow Democrat.

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  13. Botnet Bill Potentially in the Works From Sheldon WhitehouseRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | Roll Call

    Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse is looking to draft legislation on the issue of networks of computers infected with malware, known as botnets.

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  14. Weekly Climate and Energy News RoundupRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2014 | NorCalBlogs

    ... with the Outstanding Evangelical Climate Scientist Award. In a Senate hearing, Rhode Island Senator Sheldon Whitehouse tried to attack Spencer's scientific findings through Spencer's religious beliefs. The senator only succeeded in disgracing ...

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  15. Republicans Who Signed Up For Obamacare This Year Are Pretty HappyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Switched

    ... That rate is virtually unchanged from last year, even as millions gained coverage elsewhere. U.S. Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) speaks to the media during a news conference January 24, 2013 on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Alex ...

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  16. Shine the light: Their TakeRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... that governs American political campaigns. A third iteration of the bill, recently introduced by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse , D-R.I., would require unions, corporations, super PACs and any other organizations that spend $10,000 or more on a ...

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  17. Senate Dems to EPA: You're doing greatRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Hill

    ... plants. The senators agreed that the EPA's efforts since June 2 have worked well and gone smoothly, Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) said. "I'd suggest she got a good report back from us about the way it's being rolled out in our states from east to ...

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  18. Hobby Lobby blowback, Ted Cruz, National Right to Life: PolitiFact Oregon RoundupRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... to Hobby Lobby's policies toward its employees." Her exaggerated claim was rated Mostly False. U.S. Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, D-R.I., recently claimed that jobs in the country's solar industry are now outpacing those in coal. PolitiFact Rhode ...

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  19. Reps praise receipt of disaster relief fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | The Narragansett Times

    ... property restoration throughout Rhode Island. The funding was secured by U.S. Senators Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, alongside representatives James Langevin and David Cicilline, through the national Hurricane Sandy Relief program. "Our ...

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  20. 200 Moms And Kids Launch A "play-in" Protest On Capitol Hill For Climate ActionRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | InvestorIdeas.com

    ... The event features children at play, a press conference joined by U.S. Sens. Barbara Boxer, D-CA., and Sheldon Whitehouse, D-RI., and a march to deliver a message from families across America: "Use your power to clean up our power." The "play-in" is ...

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