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  1. John McCain warns of 'dire consequences' if cyber bill doesn't passRead the original story

    2 min ago | Washington Times

    The Senate only has until the end of the week to decide the fate of a cybersecurity bill before breaking for recess, and one longtime lawmaker says there will be dire consequences if his colleagues continue to wait. Sen. John McCain , Arizona Republican, urged fellow lawmakers on the Senate floor Tuesday afternoon to move forward on the Cyber Intelligence Sharing Act before Congress breaks until September.


  2. More fights ahead on Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | Journal Gazette

    After the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle.


  3. Does Jeb Bush Have an ISIS Problem?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Commentary Magazine

    ... not reflect a desire to treat both the ISIS threat and the American voter seriously. For all the talk from the Republican Party's presidential candidates about the need to speak honestly about the nation's problems, few seem willing to tell the ...


  4. GOP Congresswoman: - I Am a Better Person' Because of My Down Syndrome SonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Cybercast News Service

    Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers , chairwoman of the Congressional Down Syndrome Caucus, joined with members of Congress last week to discuss the impact of those with Down Syndrome prior to screening the documentary, " Jerome Lejeune: To the Least of These My Brothers and Sisters ," which explores the life of the French geneticist Jerome Lejeune, who discovered the cause of Down Syndrome. "He's playing baseball, basketball, doing horseback riding, and you know, we often look back and wonder why we were crying so much when we first got that news, because Cole has brought us so much joy," she shared with those gathered on July 27th.


  5. Trump Adds a Touch of Class to the Anti-Planned Parenthood MobRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | MotherJones

    In a radio interview yesterday with conservative host Hugh Hewitt , Donald Trump took the unusual step of agreeing with other Republican presidential candidates. He said that it would be better for the federal government to shut down than to continue funding Planned Parenthood.


  6. Marine arrested on gun charges on Capitol groundsRead the original story

    6 min ago | My Mother Lode

    A Marine detailed to the office of California GOP Rep. Duncan Hunter Jr. has been arrested for possession of an unregistered firearm after a loaded .45 caliber handgun was discovered in his vehicle. Gunnery Sgt.


  7. Before the GOP can debate, Fox will say who makes the cutRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Fox News on Tuesday evening will announce the 10 Republican White House hopefuls who will take part in the first formal clash of the 2016 campaign, set for Thursday night in the crucial swing state of Ohio. That will leave seven major candidates relegated to a pre-debate forum and second-tier status in the party's crowded field.


  8. More fights ahead on Planned Parenthood after Senate voteRead the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | The Columbian

    After the Senate's derailing of Republican legislation halting federal dollars for Planned Parenthood, one thing seems clear: Many on both sides think they can ring up gains from the battle. Abortion-rights groups are already releasing TV ads attacking GOP supporters of the measure for stomping on women's health care needs.


  9. Debate illustrates power of Fox News in GOP campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | KHGI

    Iowa and New Hampshire are still on the horizon - but first there's the Fox primary, and the buildup to this week's first Republican presidential debate shows that the influence of Fox News Channel on the GOP selection process is stronger than ever. The musical chairs-like rules for participation in Thursday's televised debate require candidates to reach a certain threshold in opinion polls, making national exposure to an interested audience vital at a stage in the campaign when candidates are usually shaking hands in early primary states.


  10. Just How Arbitrary Is Fox's 10-Person GOP Debate Cutoff?Read the original story

    9 min ago | WNYC-AM New York

    ... . Also, consider that the polls didn't all measure the same populations - Fox, for example, surveyed likely Republican primary voters about their nominee preferences. Bloomberg, meanwhile, spoke to "Republicans or Republican leaners." There may be a ...


  11. After Trump, Can Walker Win?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | New Yorker

    D onald Trump's lead among the Republican candidates for President continues to be the strangest thing about the latest polls -about American politics, in general. But what may be more consequential is that, in some polls, Jeb Bush, the supposed front-runner, isn't in second place; he's in third, behind Scott Walker.


  12. Philanthropist, GOP powerbroker Elsie Hillman dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Star Tribune

    Elsie Hillman, a philanthropist and political activist who helped propel moderate Republicans to state and national offices, died Tuesday. She was 89. Elsie Hillman is a former Republican National Committeewoman who used her political acumen and money to help President George H.W. Bush get elected in 1988 and congressman Tom Ridge get elected governor in 1994.


  13. News Guide: A look at the Iran nuclear deal and CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | News Times

    ... penalties on various energy and banking sectors. Congress returns from its August break on Sept. 8, and the Republican-led House and Senate are expected to vote for a resolution of disapproval and send it to Obama. The House is expected to vote ...


  14. Despite rhetoric, border security less urgent in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    (AP Photo/Jim Cole). Republican presidential candidates John Kasich, left, Ben Carson, third from left, Lindsey Graham, George Pataki, Carly Fiorina, Chris Christie, Bobby Jindal, Rick Perry, Scott Walker, Rick Santorum and Jeb Bush speak among ...


  15. Marine Corps Fellow Arrested for Having Gun on Capitol GroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | Roll Call

    Capitol Police arrested a member of the Marine Corps congressional fellowship program Tuesday afternoon for having a loaded gun on congressional property. Gunnery Sergeant Peter Boby was arrested after officers discovered loaded .45 caliber handgun in his vehicle during a routine vehicle inspection outside of the Rayburn House Office Building.


  16. 4Antiabortion group posts another video attacking Planned ParenthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | The Washington Post

    A day after a vote to defund Planned Parenthood failed in the Senate , an antiabortion group continued its attack on the organization, releasing the fifth video showing footage of fetal organs being examined in a laboratory and a leader of Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast discussing the cost of providing them to a company. The video attack, which has been decried as unethical and intentionally misleading by Planned Parenthood, has rallied conservative opposition to Planned Parenthood, though a bill to strip the organization of funding failed a procedural hurdle and President Obama has said he would veto it.


  17. Sen. Hatch accuses Obama of sitting out disability insurance debateRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Washington Examiner

    With about a year left until 11 million disability insurance recipients see their benefits automatically cut by 19 percent, policymakers are debating how to reform the program to maintain benefit levels into the foreseeable future. The eventual solution will need approval from President Obama, but his administration hasn't been involved in the debate, according to Senate Finance Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch, R-Utah.


  18. GDOL To Help Lake Winnepesaukah Hire Workers Next Week In RossvilleRead the original story

    16 min ago |

    The Georgia Department of Labor will help Lake Winnepesaukah recruit more than 25 part-time employees to fill weekend jobs at the amusement park in Rossville.


  19. House Republicans take step to reject Iran dealRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Washington Examiner

    ... challenge Iran's conduct across the board. As Iran grows stronger, we will be weaker to respond," the California Republican said. "I do not relish in introducing this consequential legislation. But the consequences for global security from this ...


  20. Cong. Conaway Visits Meal SiteRead the original story

    16 min ago | KKSA-AM San Angelo

    One of the local Kids Eat Free summer meal sites welcomed U.S. Congressman Michael Conaway this noon. Congressman Conaway wanted to see the local program, which is part of the Texas Hunger initiative and receives no government funding.