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Bangor Daily News
Why Maine matters at the Democratic National Conventionnumber of national pundits have declared the rematch for the 2nd Congressional
Why Maine matters at the Democratic National Convention
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
number of national pundits have declared the rematch for the 2nd Congressional District seat, between incumbent Republican Bruce Poliquin and Democrat Emily Cain, a toss-up — despite Poliquin’s convincing win in 2014 with a conservative independent... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Why Maine matters at the Democratic National Conventionnumber of national pundits have declared the rematch for the 2nd Congressional
Why Maine matters at the Democratic National Convention
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
number of national pundits have declared the rematch for the 2nd Congressional District seat, between incumbent Republican Bruce Poliquin and Democrat Emily Cain, a toss-up — despite Poliquin’s convincing win in 2014 with a conservative independent... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Veterans gather for annual networking conferenceROBERT MCDONALD. PROGRAMS THAT PROVIDE MILITARY NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES. SUSAN
Veterans gather for annual networking conference
WMTW Portland / Posted 7 days ago
ROBERT MCDONALD. PROGRAMS THAT PROVIDE MILITARY NETWORKING OPPORTUNITIES. SUSAN COLLINS AND ANGUS KING, ALONG WITH BRUCE POLIQUIN MET THE EVENT. >> OUR DELEGATION HAS COME OF OUR MILITARY MEMBERS. THAT IS ONE PLACE WHERE THERE IS NO... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Poliquin targeting EBT cards; Democrats say it's a 'stunt'LEWISTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Second District GOP Rep. Bruce Poliquin said he
Poliquin targeting EBT cards; Democrats say it's a 'stunt'
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 9 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Second District GOP Rep. Bruce Poliquin said he’s introducing a bill in Congress this week to crack down on people using their food stamp benefits for buying drugs. Poliquin’s bill would make a series of changes to... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Poliquin targeting EBT cards; Democrats say it's a 'stunt'LEWISTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Second District GOP Rep. Bruce Poliquin said he
Poliquin targeting EBT cards; Democrats say it's a 'stunt'
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 9 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Second District GOP Rep. Bruce Poliquin said he’s introducing a bill in Congress this week to crack down on people using their food stamp benefits for buying drugs. Poliquin’s bill would make a series of changes to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Poliquin proposes bill to target food stamp fraudLEWISTON, Maine — U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin said he will submit a federal bill t
Poliquin proposes bill to target food stamp fraud
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine — U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin said he will submit a federal bill this week to attack welfare fraud, making it harder for people to get replacement Electronic Benefit Transfer cards and banning people convicted of fraud and drug offenses... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Backers of Maine GMO label law miffed at Congress compromisethe Senate bill, as did Vermont's senators, independent Bernie Sanders and Demo
Backers of Maine GMO label law miffed at Congress compromise
Bennington Banner / Posted 11 days ago
the Senate bill, as did Vermont's senators, independent Bernie Sanders and Democrat Patrick Leahy. Maine Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin and Democratic Rep. Chellie Pingree also voted against it in the House. But Maine state Sen. Peter Edgecomb,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekand working with law enforcement.” The vote was 407 yeas to 5 nays. Both Reps.
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
and working with law enforcement.” The vote was 407 yeas to 5 nays. Both Reps. Chellie Pingree, D-1st District, and Bruce Poliquin, R-2nd District, were among the yeas. CLOSING MEETINGS ON MILITARY SPENDING TALKS: The House has agreed to a... Read more
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Island Packet
Who’s not going? Republicans play hooky from Trump’s conventionelitists, but they’ve done that before,” LePage told WVOM radio. LePage said he
Who’s not going? Republicans play hooky from Trump’s convention
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
elitists, but they’ve done that before,” LePage told WVOM radio. LePage said he were called to be there, he would go. Rep. Bruce Poliquin: Poliquin has announced to the media that he will not be attending, according to his spokesperson.... Read more
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The News & Observer
Who’s not going? Republicans play hooky from Trump’s conventionelitists, but they’ve done that before,” LePage told WVOM radio. LePage said he
Who’s not going? Republicans play hooky from Trump’s convention
The News & Observer / Posted 13 days ago
elitists, but they’ve done that before,” LePage told WVOM radio. LePage said he were called to be there, he would go. Rep. Bruce Poliquin: Poliquin has announced to the media that he will not be attending, according to his spokesperson.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
GMO labeling bill exposes rift between Maine, national organic trade groupsinterests.” All four members of Maine’s congressional delegation voted against
GMO labeling bill exposes rift between Maine, national organic trade groups
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 days ago
interests.” All four members of Maine’s congressional delegation voted against the federal legislation. Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin went against his party’s leadership to vote against the measure, stating in a press release issued Thursday,... Read more
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Roll Call
Maine's Emily Cain Raises More Than $500 K in 2nd Quarternumbers obtained by Roll Call. She ended the period with $1.1 million in the b
Maine's Emily Cain Raises More Than $500 K in 2nd Quarter
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
numbers obtained by Roll Call. She ended the period with $1.1 million in the bank for her rematch against Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin in Maine's 2nd District. Seventy-five percent of her quarterly donations came from individuals. "The... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Reserve Airtime to Expand House Maptime. It's a Favored Republican seat. Maine's 2nd District: $589,000 in Portl
Democrats Reserve Airtime to Expand House Map
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
time. It's a Favored Republican seat. Maine's 2nd District: $589,000 in Portland and $307,000 in Bangor. Freshman Rep. Bruce Poliquin is facing a rematch against Democrat Emily Cain in this tossup district. Poliquin is the 9th most vulnerable... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine improves wait times for veteran carein Maine, and how they’re going to make sure these things don’t happen in the f
Maine improves wait times for veteran care
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
in Maine, and how they’re going to make sure these things don’t happen in the future,” she said. Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine’s 2nd District said in a written statement that he is encouraged by the improvements at the VA. But,... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Leaders from Maine express their condolences for Dallas shootingswe must recommit ourselves to finding a way to end this cycle of violence. We a
Leaders from Maine express their condolences for Dallas shootings
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
we must recommit ourselves to finding a way to end this cycle of violence. We are a better country than this." Congressman Bruce Poliquin: “It is absolutely devastating to hear the horrific news from Dallas last night. Our officers across the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekinvesting to more accredited investors.” The vote was 388 yeas to 9 nays. Both
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
investing to more accredited investors.” The vote was 388 yeas to 9 nays. Both Reps. Chellie Pingree, D-1st District, and Bruce Poliquin, R-2nd District, were among the yeas. REGULATING CROWDFUNDING OF BUSINESSES: The House has passed the Fix... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Leaders from Maine express their condolences for Dallas shootingswe must recommit ourselves to finding a way to end this cycle of violence. We a
Leaders from Maine express their condolences for Dallas shootings
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 20 days ago
we must recommit ourselves to finding a way to end this cycle of violence. We are a better country than this." Congressman Bruce Poliquin: “It is absolutely devastating to hear the horrific news from Dallas last night. Our officers across the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Native tribe opposes dam deregulation billBANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A move by Congressman Bruce Poliquin is raising
Native tribe opposes dam deregulation bill
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 21 days ago
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A move by Congressman Bruce Poliquin is raising the eyebrows of some in the Passamaquoddy Tribe. They say a new bill in he is sponsoring could threaten their livelihood and their access to clean water and fish. They... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Native tribe opposes dam deregulation billBANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A move by Congressman Bruce Poliquin is raising
Native tribe opposes dam deregulation bill
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 21 days ago
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- A move by Congressman Bruce Poliquin is raising the eyebrows of some in the Passamaquoddy Tribe. They say a new bill in he is sponsoring could threaten their livelihood and their access to clean water and fish. They... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine textile maker wins first tariff ruling on Chinese fabric importsMaine workers and our customers who depend on using our products where fire saf
Maine textile maker wins first tariff ruling on Chinese fabric imports
Bangor Daily News / Posted 21 days ago
Maine workers and our customers who depend on using our products where fire safety is critical,” Leonard said. U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin said in a news release that the decision “win for these Maine jobs.” Auburn Manufacturing employs 48 people.... Read more
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Roll Call
Rich Candidates, Poor House Districtsmiddle class." Four candidates on the ballot this fall are being forced to def
Rich Candidates, Poor House Districts
Roll Call / Posted 21 days ago
middle class." Four candidates on the ballot this fall are being forced to defend their wealth: Former state Treasurer Bruce Poliquin, a Republican running against state Sen. Emily Cain in Maine’s open 2nd District. His net worth is at least... Read more
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Roll Call
The 10 Most Vulnerable House Membersto overcome here in a presidential year. Rating:Tilts Republican8. Carlos Curb
The 10 Most Vulnerable House Members
Roll Call / Posted 21 days ago
to overcome here in a presidential year. Rating:Tilts Republican8. Carlos Curbelo, R-Fla. (26th District) Rating:Tossup9. Bruce Poliquin, R-Maine (2nd District) Poliquin impressed early with strong fundraising in his rematch against Democrat... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine's congressional delegation reacts to Clinton email decisionher private e-mail server. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King along with Co
Maine's congressional delegation reacts to Clinton email decision
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
her private e-mail server. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King along with Congresswoman Chellie Pingree and Congressman Bruce Poliquin are all giving their thoughts. In a written statement...Senator Susan Collins said... "The FBI appears to... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine's Congressional Delegation reacts to Clinton e-mail decisionher private e-mail server. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King along with Co
Maine's Congressional Delegation reacts to Clinton e-mail decision
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 23 days ago
her private e-mail server. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King along with Congresswoman Chellie Pingree and Congressman Bruce Poliquin are all giving their thoughts. In a written statement...Senator Susan Collins said... "The FBI appears to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine's Congressional Delegation reacts to Clinton e-mail decisionher private e-mail server. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King along with Co
Maine's Congressional Delegation reacts to Clinton e-mail decision
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 23 days ago
her private e-mail server. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King along with Congresswoman Chellie Pingree and Congressman Bruce Poliquin are all giving their thoughts. In a written statement...Senator Susan Collins said... "The FBI appears to... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine congressional members tour Skowhegan millmost thriving mills Friday to get some ideas for the plan. Senators Angus King
Maine congressional members tour Skowhegan mill
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 26 days ago
most thriving mills Friday to get some ideas for the plan. Senators Angus King and Susan Collins, as well as Congressman Bruce Poliquin were at the mill. They all agree that after the loss of over 1500 jobs in just the last three years, the... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine congressional members tour Skowhegan millmost thriving mills Friday to get some ideas for the plan. Senators Angus King
Maine congressional members tour Skowhegan mill
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 26 days ago
most thriving mills Friday to get some ideas for the plan. Senators Angus King and Susan Collins, as well as Congressman Bruce Poliquin were at the mill. They all agree that after the loss of over 1500 jobs in just the last three years, the... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Team launches to help state's struggling paper industrythe paper industry in Maine has been grossly exaggerated," said Sen. Angus King
Team launches to help state's struggling paper industry
WMTW Portland / Posted 27 days ago
the paper industry in Maine has been grossly exaggerated," said Sen. Angus King. King, Sen. Susan Collins and Congressman Bruce Poliquin said it's not all gloom and doom when it comes to the future of Maine's forest products industry, but they... Read more
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The Weekly Standard
Conor Beck Articlesof the armed forces to use a cash stipend to purchase shoes of their choice. Re
Conor Beck Articles
The Weekly Standard / Posted 27 days ago
of the armed forces to use a cash stipend to purchase shoes of their choice. Representatives Niki Tsongas (D-MA) and Bruce Poliquin (R-ME) don Read more Madeleine Albright is dear to the Clinton family, having served as secretary of state... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Womack: House seats at riskMost raised their hand. "If we do that, Rep. Bob Dold of Illinois, in a distri
Womack: House seats at risk
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
Most raised their hand. "If we do that, Rep. Bob Dold of Illinois, in a district north of Chicago, does not come back. Bruce Poliquin of Maine does not come back. David Valadao of California does not come back," Womack said. Those Republican... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Donald Trump and Maine: A primerCruz and Ohio Gov. John Kasich dropped their bids for the GOP presidential nomi
Donald Trump and Maine: A primer
Bangor Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
Cruz and Ohio Gov. John Kasich dropped their bids for the GOP presidential nomination, Maine Sen. Susan Collins and Rep. Bruce Poliquin began (slowly) warming towards Trump. Analysis: Why parts of Maine could embrace Trump for... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Donald Trump holding Bangor rallyBangor event. The Maine Democratic Party will hold its own event outside the v
Donald Trump holding Bangor rally
WMTW Portland / Posted 29 days ago
Bangor event. The Maine Democratic Party will hold its own event outside the venue at 1 p.m. Neither Sen. Susan Collins nor Rep. Bruce Poliquin will attend the rally. Collins is voting in Washington. Poliquin is visiting Lewiston... Read more
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Boston Globe
What is Donald Trump doing in Bangor?Trump are statistically tied in the Second Congressional District. Plus, the d
What is Donald Trump doing in Bangor?
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
Trump are statistically tied in the Second Congressional District. Plus, the district is currently held by a Republican, Bruce Poliquin. President Obama won Maine’s Second Congressional District with 53 percent in 2012 and 55 percent in 2008.... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Poliquin wants to put an end to Maine's drug crisisBANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Congressman Bruce Poliquin held his "Operation Co
Poliquin wants to put an end to Maine's drug crisis
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 29 days ago
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Congressman Bruce Poliquin held his "Operation Community SAFER" meeting Tuesday night — it brought addicts and resources together under one roof. Poliquin continues to push for a solution to Maine's rising drug... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Poliquin wants to put an end to Maine's drug crisisBANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Congressman Bruce Poliquin held his "Operation Co
Poliquin wants to put an end to Maine's drug crisis
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 29 days ago
BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Congressman Bruce Poliquin held his "Operation Community SAFER" meeting Tuesday night — it brought addicts and resources together under one roof. Poliquin continues to push for a solution to Maine's rising drug... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine’s opioid epidemic focus of Poliquin’s town hall eventBANGOR, Maine — For Rep. Bruce Poliquin, the battle against opioid addiction is
Maine’s opioid epidemic focus of Poliquin’s town hall event
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
BANGOR, Maine — For Rep. Bruce Poliquin, the battle against opioid addiction is personal. “I’m involved in this, in part, because my brother is no longer with us,” he said Tuesday night during the Operation Community SAFER (Supporting Area Families... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Bangor prepares for Trump VisitMr. Trump, his campaign team, and volunteers will make the rally an exciting ev
Bangor prepares for Trump Visit
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 30 days ago
Mr. Trump, his campaign team, and volunteers will make the rally an exciting event for all who attend." Meanwhile, Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who was in Bangor hosting a summit on opioid abuse, avoided a question about whether he would support... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Bangor prepares for Trump VisitMr. Trump, his campaign team, and volunteers will make the rally an exciting ev
Bangor prepares for Trump Visit
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 30 days ago
Mr. Trump, his campaign team, and volunteers will make the rally an exciting event for all who attend." Meanwhile, Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who was in Bangor hosting a summit on opioid abuse, avoided a question about whether he would support... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Congressmen Bruce Poliquin to hold town hall on addiction treatment and preventionto ask questions, and learn about treatment, from one of the people taking on t
Congressmen Bruce Poliquin to hold town hall on addiction treatment and prevention
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 30 days ago
to ask questions, and learn about treatment, from one of the people taking on the issue from Washington. Congressman Bruce Poliquin will host a town hall Tuesday night at Eastern Maine Community College. It's open to the public. Right here... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Congressmen Bruce Poliquin to hold town hall on addiction treatment and preventionto ask questions, and learn about treatment, from one of the people taking on t
Congressmen Bruce Poliquin to hold town hall on addiction treatment and prevention
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 30 days ago
to ask questions, and learn about treatment, from one of the people taking on the issue from Washington. Congressman Bruce Poliquin will host a town hall Tuesday night at Eastern Maine Community College. It's open to the public. Right here... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bruce Poliquin to hold forum at EMCC on addiction preventionBANGOR, Maine — Congressman Bruce Poliquin is scheduled to host a town hall-sty
Bruce Poliquin to hold forum at EMCC on addiction prevention
Bangor Daily News / Posted a month ago
BANGOR, Maine — Congressman Bruce Poliquin is scheduled to host a town hall-style meeting at Eastern Maine Community College Tuesday to discuss addiction prevention and treatment. The town hall, scheduled for 6-8 p.m. in Maine Hall, will focus on... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekto 143 nays, with a two-thirds majority required for passage. Rep. Chellie Ping
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
to 143 nays, with a two-thirds majority required for passage. Rep. Chellie Pingree, D-1st District, did not vote, and Rep. Bruce Poliquin, R-2nd District, gave a yea vote. FUNDING CYBERSECURITY TECHNOLOGIES: The House has passed the Support for... Read more
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Roll Call
GOP Freshmen to Candidates: Focus on the Debtby Roll Call that will be sent to the presidential candidates Wednesday, the gr
GOP Freshmen to Candidates: Focus on the Debt
Roll Call / Posted 1 months ago
by Roll Call that will be sent to the presidential candidates Wednesday, the group of first-term members, led by Maine Rep. Bruce Poliquin, asks the candidates to publicly commit to supporting a balanced budget amendment. To those who have... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Democrats end day-long sit-in, GOP doesn't take up gun billsany proposed law does not do anything to harm citizens' rights and the principl
Democrats end day-long sit-in, GOP doesn't take up gun bills
WMTW Portland / Posted 1 months ago
any proposed law does not do anything to harm citizens' rights and the principles that make our country what it is,” said Bruce Poliquin, a Republican. “The Second Amendment is one of those rights." Speaker Paul Ryan has sent House members out... Read more

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