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  1. Kevin Brady reaches out across the aisle to build bipartisan support on tax reformRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 11 | Fox News

    House, Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady reached out across the aisle last Wednesday to moderate Democrats to get their pulse on what they hope to see in a final tax reform bill, FOX Business has learned. The day the House Blue Dogs released their tax reform principles, Brady met with leadership from their caucus as well as the leaders of the New Democrat Coalition, according to a senior Blue Dog aide.

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  2. Blue Dog Democrats to GOP: Negotiate with us on taxes. It's the only way forward.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | USA Today

    ... the American people worry about extreme partisanship and whether Congress can get things done on their behalf, the Blue Dogs stand ready to help move our country forward. In July, the Big Six group of Republicans working on taxes said they expected ...

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  3. Why Mumbai's reaction to 'blue dogs' isn't that strayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | The Times of India

    ... briefly hit a bump a few weeks ago, after some dogs took a dip in a Mumbai river and came out blue. Photos of the "Blue Dogs of Mumbai" went viral, and initial news reports speculated that the dogs' fur had changed because of some weird pollution ...

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  4. Mumbai Journal: Stray Dogs Started Turning Blue. Then the Street Mobilized.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | The New York Times

    ... hit a bump a few weeks ago, after some dogs took a dip in a Mumbai river and came out blue. Photos of the " Blue Dogs of Mumbai " went viral, and initial news reports speculated that the dogs' fur had changed because of some weird pollution effects. ...

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  5. Concerts in Columbia: Taylor Girlz, Swim in the Wild, Hoot and Holler, New York Disco VillainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Free Times

    ... , is a good listen all the way through, regardless of whether you're sitting by a campfire. - Tricia Callahan The Blue Dogs - Across what's now a 29-year existence, The Blue Dogs have perfected a solid and dependable brand of roots-rock that fans of ...

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  6. Schrader: White House turmoil begets Congressional opportunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2017 | Keizertimes.com

    ... but there are great swaths of this country that depend on fossil fuels to power their economy," he said. Given the Blue Dogs' seeming resurgence, Schrader said there are lessons the group - and the Republican counterpart, the Tuesday Group - could ...

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  7. Blue Dogs Spotted in India-What's Causing It?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | National Geographic

    When dogs in Taloja, an industrial neighborhood in Mumbai, India, began walking around with bright blue fur, residents took notice. Concern about the dogs, and fear that the dye could portend a dangerous pollutant, was quickly evident on social media and in local news reports.

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  8. A possible return to prominence for Blue Dog DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Anniston Star

    The midterm elections of 2018 already are bearing heavy on the minds of America's Democrats, who've seen their influence wane in Washington in this post-Obama era of Donald Trump/Mitch McConnell/Paul Ryan. "In the wake of the 2016 election, Blue Dogs have rediscovered their bark - and are clamoring for a larger voice in the Democratic Party.

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  9. The Democrats' New Agenda Is Everything That's Wrong With the PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2017 | In These Times

    ... Jon Ossoff's failed congressional campaign in Georgia and returned to the strategy of recruiting moderate "Blue Dogs" to run in the upcoming 2018 midterm elections. And this week, the Democratic Party announced its new slogan and platform: "A Better ...

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  10. DNC Struggles, DCCC Ignores Progressives for Wall StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... ones the Democrats need. Not only have the tectonic plates of politics fundamentally shifted from 2008, when the Blue Dogs peaked, the caucus' ideology is bad and political poison," wrote Ryan Cooper in an op-ed for The Week. "It may still be ...

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  11. Blue Dogs plot a comeback in Congress just as Democrats push a more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Salon

    ... "The DCCC [Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee] recognizes that the path to the majority is through the Blue Dogs," Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Ariz., chairwoman of the Blue Dog PAC, said, according to Politico. "For the first time since I've ...

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  12. Turning Orange County Blue-- AND ProgressiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Crooks and Liars

    The DCCC has now admitted that they are recruiting Blue Dogs to run for congressional seats all across the country. Along with New Dems and "ex"-Republicans, this is what makes up the Republican wing of the Democratic Party in Congress and what prevents Democrats from moving ahead with-- or even running on-- a popular progressive platform.

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  13. Things To Do Friday, June 16, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Post and Courier

    ... Tim Scott and Congressman Jim Clyburn. What: This week's Party at the Point event will feature live music from The Blue Dogs (Americana/roots rock/country) and Finnegan Bell (folk/Americana/pop). What: The Miller Gallery will open its doors this ...

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  14. Democrats' strategy on health care: Should they make a deal with President Trump?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2017 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    ... the issue. "With all due respect to the folks there, if that particular staffer wants to meet, come meet with the Blue Dogs here," Rep. Henry Cuellar, (D-Texas), a moderate leader of the Blue Dog Caucus, told ABC. House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, ...

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  15. Should Democrats make a deal with the president on health care?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | ABC News

    ... the issue. "With all due respect to the folks there, if that particular staffer wants to meet, come meet with the Blue Dogs here," Rep. Henry Cuellar, (D-Texas), a moderate leader of the Blue Dog Caucus, told ABC. House Democratic Whip Steny Hoyer, ...

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  16. Trump is Obama's Legacy: Will this Break up the Democratic Party?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Counterpunch

    ... politics encourages any identity except that of wage earners. The candidates backed by the Donor Class have been Blue Dogs pledged to promote Wall Street and neocons urging a New Cold War with Russia. They preferred to lose with Hillary than to win ...

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  17. Jay Leeson: Texas Democrat exclusivityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    A silver anniversary of iconic twang, spray net and wry wit rounding up the remaining Blue Dogs - those pro-life, pro-gun, pro-business Democrats who demonstrated the ability of government to do good. Today, the state's most sparsely populated place ain't Loving County .

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  18. Orange County (Calif.) Register: Shifting to 'blue collar' focus could work for DemocratsRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2017 | The Madison Press

    ... Rep. Brendan Boyle and Texas Rep. Marc Veasey have pulled together an update to the bygone alliance of moderate "Blue Dogs" - a Blue Collar Caucus that boasts 26 members and counting. "Boyle says people laughed at him when he made a big deal out of ...

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  19. Shifting to 'blue collar' focus could work for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2017 | The Wave

    ... Rep. Brendan Boyle and Texas Rep. Marc Veasey have pulled together an update to the bygone alliance of moderate "Blue Dogs" - a Blue Collar Caucus that boasts 26 members and counting. "Boyle says people laughed at him when he made a big deal out of ...

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  20. Shifting to a blue collara focus could work for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | LA Daily News

    ... Brendan Boyle and Texas Rep. Marc Veasey have pulled together an update to the bygone alliance of moderate “Blue Dogs” - a Blue Collar Caucus that boasts 26 members and counting. “Boyle says people laughed at him when he made a ...

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