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Brainerd Dispatch
Study: Climate change risk threatens 18 U.S. military sitesbut warned that more resources and monitoring systems are needed to boost prepa
Study: Climate change risk threatens 18 U.S. military sites
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 minutes ago
but warned that more resources and monitoring systems are needed to boost preparedness. But last month, the U.S. House appropriations committee passed an amendment that blocked funding for the Pentagon's climate adaptation strategy. "Our... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Climate change risk threatens 18 US military sites: studybut warned that more resources and monitoring systems are needed to boost prepa
Climate change risk threatens 18 US military sites: study
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 hours ago
but warned that more resources and monitoring systems are needed to boost preparedness. But last month, the US House appropriations committee passed an amendment that blocked funding for the Pentagon's climate adaptation strategy. "Our... Read more
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Reuters
Climate change risk threatens 18 U.S. military sites: studybut warned that more resources and monitoring systems are needed to boost prepa
Climate change risk threatens 18 U.S. military sites: study
Reuters / Posted 10 hours ago
but warned that more resources and monitoring systems are needed to boost preparedness. But last month, the U.S. House appropriations committee passed an amendment that blocked funding for the Pentagon's climate adaptation strategy. "Our... Read more
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The Neosho Daily News
Assembly may be over, but the work goes on and onEven though the Missouri General Assembly concluded its 2016 session in May, ma
Assembly may be over, but the work goes on and on
The Neosho Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
Even though the Missouri General Assembly concluded its 2016 session in May, many members of the House Appropriations Committee for Agriculture, Conservation, and Natural Resources continue to meet throughout the interim. The House Appropriations... Read more
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The Hill
Save the children: Don't cut funding for pediatric researchclinical and research experience, this describes just one of the many life-chan
Save the children: Don't cut funding for pediatric research
The Hill / Posted 23 hours ago
clinical and research experience, this describes just one of the many life-changing scenarios that we deal with daily. The House Appropriations Committee recently proposed cutting funds to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality by 16... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Budget Padding Scandal - Why We Can't Probe Dogara, Others - House Ethics CommitteeCommittee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions says it is awaiting a peti
Budget Padding Scandal - Why We Can't Probe Dogara, Others - House Ethics Committee
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions says it is awaiting a petition from a former chairman of House Appropriations Committee chairman, Abdulmumin Jibrin, who has accused the Speaker, Yakubu Dogara, and other members of... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Takeaway on health care issues: Many priorities, not enough cashyes.' … Where else are you going to get a 9:1 match with the federal government
Takeaway on health care issues: Many priorities, not enough cash
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
yes.' … Where else are you going to get a 9:1 match with the federal government?" Term-limited Pscholka, who chairs the House Appropriations Committee and sponsored the expansion legislation, exhorted the crowd composed of many health insurance... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Minter: Experience would guide her serviceopportunities to go and work for corporate America,� Minter said. �I�ve been he
Minter: Experience would guide her service
Rutland Herald / Posted 3 days ago
opportunities to go and work for corporate America,� Minter said. �I�ve been here in our toughest times, including on the House Appropriations Committee during the Great Recession.� In 2011, Minter was appointed to serve in the Agency of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Lawmakers object to the Library of Congress replacing the term ‘illegal alien’write a letter, along with the congressional Hispanic, Black and Asian Pacific
Lawmakers object to the Library of Congress replacing the term ‘illegal alien’
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
write a letter, along with the congressional Hispanic, Black and Asian Pacific American caucuses, that was sent to the House Appropriations Committee expressing disappointment with the provision. “Even if they aren’t American citizens, they... Read more
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Daily Record
Frelinghuysen: Veteran health clinic to open in Newtonsupport for the Sussex CBOC will be provided through the annual Military Constr
Frelinghuysen: Veteran health clinic to open in Newton
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
support for the Sussex CBOC will be provided through the annual Military Construction-VA bill drafted by the House Appropriations Committee. That bill provides advanced funding for veterans health care, fully funds veterans’ benefits... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Re-elect Derek Kilmer for the 6th Congressional DistrictDemocrat by the Legislative Effectiveness Project in his first term. Significa
Re-elect Derek Kilmer for the 6th Congressional District
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
Democrat by the Legislative Effectiveness Project in his first term. Significantly, Kilmer won an assignment on the House Appropriations Committee in his sophomore term. His priorities align well with his district, including developing jobs... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
DPS Border Surge Saps Officers from Rest of Texaspouring resources near the Rio Grande, its director said on Tuesday. The testi
DPS Border Surge Saps Officers from Rest of Texas
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 7 days ago
pouring resources near the Rio Grande, its director said on Tuesday. The testimony from Col. Steve McCraw came during a House Appropriations Committee hearing on how the state’s police force is spending its share of the record $800 million... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: An Unexpected Cost of the Border Surge Appears - The Brief: An Unexpected Cost of the Border Surge Appears by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 20 2016 The Big Conversation The Texas Department of Public Safety is...the border at the expense of other parts of the state, according to testimony a
The Brief: An Unexpected Cost of the Border Surge Appears - The Brief: An Unexpected Cost of the Border Surge Appears by Madeline Conway and John Reynolds The Texas Tribune July 20 2016 The Big Conversation The Texas Department of Public Safety is...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 7 days ago
the border at the expense of other parts of the state, according to testimony agency director Steve McCraw delivered to the House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday. As the Tribune’s Julián Aguilarwrites, “the agency was getting closer to its goal... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Ag community opposes new rulesfirst going through the formal rulemaking process and soliciting sufficient inp
Ag community opposes new rules
Minot Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
first going through the formal rulemaking process and soliciting sufficient input from impacted stakeholders." The U.S. House Appropriations Committee recently approved language in a bill that blocks the new fertilizer regulations proposed by... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia campaign money flows after session and far ahead of statewide elections$13,000 in loans he had made to his own campaign. His money flows now through t
Virginia campaign money flows after session and far ahead of statewide elections
Daily Press / Posted 7 days ago
$13,000 in loans he had made to his own campaign. His money flows now through the Senate campaign. Appropriations power House Appropriations Committee Chairman Chris Jones, R-Suffolk, raised about $92,000 over the last six months. His position... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
DPS offers initial plan to grade border progressdate -- including $145 million directly on the border. Bookkeepers from the Le
DPS offers initial plan to grade border progress
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 7 days ago
date -- including $145 million directly on the border. Bookkeepers from the Legislative Budget Board reported to the Texas House Appropriations Committee Tuesday that the biggest chunks have gone toward overtime and hiring 250 more Texas Department... Read more
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The Hill
FDA to finalize rules on lab tests over GOP oppositionSubcommittee Chairman Joseph Pitts (R-Pa.) have argued that FDA should not regu
FDA to finalize rules on lab tests over GOP opposition
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Subcommittee Chairman Joseph Pitts (R-Pa.) have argued that FDA should not regulate the test through new guidance. The House Appropriations Committee shared that sentiment, asking the FDA to suspend the guidance and instead help Congress draft... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Texas Lawmaker: Legislature Should Invest in Maritime Ports - Texas Lawmaker: Legislature Should Invest in Maritime Ports by Madlin Mekelburg The Texas Tribune July 18 2016 The state Legislature should increase its focus on maritime ports and dedi...that I think rails and the maritime ports offer," Gonzales, R-Round Rock, said
Texas Lawmaker: Legislature Should Invest in Maritime Ports - Texas Lawmaker: Legislature Should Invest in Maritime Ports by Madlin Mekelburg The Texas Tribune July 18 2016 The state Legislature should increase its focus on maritime ports and dedi...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 8 days ago
that I think rails and the maritime ports offer," Gonzales, R-Round Rock, said after the hearing for a sub-panel of the House Appropriations Committee that he chairs. "I just see an opportunity there to address road safety, road conditions, road... Read more
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Philly.com
In Pa., cigars evade tobacco taxdidn't want to jeopardize the folks that work in that industry," said Rep. Bill
In Pa., cigars evade tobacco tax
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
didn't want to jeopardize the folks that work in that industry," said Rep. Bill Adolph (R., Delaware), chairman of the House Appropriations Committee. "The cigar industry is kind of homegrown, and we would like to keep it here." The revenue... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Rep. Chuck Fleischmann's 2016 GOP primary should be easier than past racesthis campaign. He doesn't attack his challengers or respond to their assaults o
Rep. Chuck Fleischmann's 2016 GOP primary should be easier than past races
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
this campaign. He doesn't attack his challengers or respond to their assaults on him. Instead Fleischmann, a member of the House Appropriations Committee, talks about his work to get funding for three Veterans Administration clinics. It's nothing... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lawmakers call budget a ‘bittersweet’ victorymoney than he and many of his caucus members wanted to spend, calling it a "bit
Lawmakers call budget a ‘bittersweet’ victory
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
money than he and many of his caucus members wanted to spend, calling it a "bittersweet" victory. Everett, a member of the House Appropriations Committee, emphasized that he would love to see less money spent, but that realistically, entering into... Read more
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The Hill
Senate punts on Zika funding | House panel clears final spending bill | Biz groups press Treasury on tax rules | Obama trade rep confident Pacific deal passes this yearthe TPP. The Hill's Vicki Needham tells us why: http://bit.ly/29THDeB. House p
Senate punts on Zika funding | House panel clears final spending bill | Biz groups press Treasury on tax rules | Obama trade rep confident Pacific deal passes this year
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
the TPP. The Hill's Vicki Needham tells us why: http://bit.ly/29THDeB. House panel clears final spending bill: The House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday approved a $161 billion health and labor spending bill, clearing its 12th and... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers leave for summer without approving new Zika fundsimmediately to prepare for and combat Zika, yet is seemingly not being spent,"
Lawmakers leave for summer without approving new Zika funds
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
immediately to prepare for and combat Zika, yet is seemingly not being spent," the letter reads, echoing remarks by House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers (R-Ky.) on Wednesday. HHS officials said last week that about $112... Read more
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The Hill
NIH awards $30M in HIV research ahead of international conferencecomes less than a week before the 21st International AIDS Conference in Durban,
NIH awards $30M in HIV research ahead of international conference
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
comes less than a week before the 21st International AIDS Conference in Durban, South Africa, and the same day that the House Appropriations Committee greenlit a $161 health and labor spending bill. ADVERTISEMENT Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of... Read more
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The Hill
House panel clears final spending billThe House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday approved a $161 billion health
House panel clears final spending bill
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
The House Appropriations Committee on Wednesday approved a $161 billion health and labor spending bill, clearing its 12th and final appropriations package on the final day before recess. The health spending bill – typically one of the committee’s... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Kirk's Senate campaign troubled by embellishmentintroduced Illinois voters to two Mark Kirks. There is the workaholic policy w
Kirk's Senate campaign troubled by embellishment
Chicago Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
introduced Illinois voters to two Mark Kirks. There is the workaholic policy wonk, a Republican fixture on the powerful House Appropriations Committee, who is never more comfortable than when wielding a chart that highlights the trajectory of... Read more
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The Hill
First major opioids bill heads to ObamaRead the throwback from our EIC Bob Cusack here: http://bit.ly/29OTpFP Seven a
First major opioids bill heads to Obama
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
Read the throwback from our EIC Bob Cusack here: http://bit.ly/29OTpFP Seven amendments left in Labor-HHS markup The House Appropriations Committee muscled through about 25 amendments in a marathon, seven-hour markup on Wednesday. But stay... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
House sets stage for post-election showdown over California waterRep. Ken Calvert, R-Corona, said Tuesday night, “this is an emotional subject.”
House sets stage for post-election showdown over California water
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 days ago
Rep. Ken Calvert, R-Corona, said Tuesday night, “this is an emotional subject.” Valadao, a member of the House Appropriations Committee, is the lead author of the California water legislation, first introduced as a stand-alone... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Pennsylvania lawmakers pass $1.3B budget bailout packageState House Appropriations Committee Chairman Bill Adolph, R-Delaware, talks to
Pennsylvania lawmakers pass $1.3B budget bailout package
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
State House Appropriations Committee Chairman Bill Adolph, R-Delaware, talks to the media after a meeting on how to fund Pennsylvania's $31.5 billion spending plan at the state Capitol, Wednesday, July 13, 2016 in Harrisburg, Pa. Pennsylvania... Read more
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The Hill
GOP chairman blasts White House over Zika spendingcould be used to fight the Zika virus, as Congress is locked in a tense partisa
GOP chairman blasts White House over Zika spending
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
could be used to fight the Zika virus, as Congress is locked in a tense partisan stalemate over funding for the virus. House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers (R-Ky.) said Wednesday that the Obama administration has spent just $90... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama congressman Robert Aderholt seeks aid to Christians, other religious minorities in Iraq, Syriaof non-Muslims threatened in Iraq and Syria, U.S. Rep. Robert Aderholt, R-Haley
Alabama congressman Robert Aderholt seeks aid to Christians, other religious minorities in Iraq, Syria
Al.com / Posted 13 days ago
of non-Muslims threatened in Iraq and Syria, U.S. Rep. Robert Aderholt, R-Haleyville, got language passed through the House Appropriations Committee that would direct aid to Christians, Yazidis and other religious minorities under ISIS... Read more
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The Hill
Cancer survivors in Congress push for ‘moonshot’ fundingDeLauro is also the ranking member of the appropriations subcommittee that over
Cancer survivors in Congress push for ‘moonshot’ funding
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
DeLauro is also the ranking member of the appropriations subcommittee that oversees health spending. Republicans on the House Appropriations Committee voted down the amendment, 29 to 19. The amendment would have increased funding for the... Read more
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The Hill
We no longer fear quality end-of-life careCrowley is media relations director for Compassion & Choices. He also is a form
We no longer fear quality end-of-life care
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
Crowley is media relations director for Compassion & Choices. He also is a former press secretary for U.S. Rep. Sander Levin, D-Mich., the ranking member of the House Appropriations Committee, which has jurisdiction over federal healthcare prog... Read more
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Pleasanton Express
Governor reacts to downtown Dallas ambushdecisions will be required to balance the next state budget and the process of
Governor reacts to downtown Dallas ambush
Pleasanton Express / Posted 14 days ago
decisions will be required to balance the next state budget and the process of making those decisions begins now.” The House Appropriations Committee is appointed by Straus and its counterpart, the Senate Finance Committee, is appointed by... Read more
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The Columbian
House panel: Let Export-Import Bank make large loanssuch as Boeing and General Electric. Lawmakers in the House of Representatives
House panel: Let Export-Import Bank make large loans
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
such as Boeing and General Electric. Lawmakers in the House of Representatives moved Tuesday to assist the bank. The House Appropriations Committee approved an amendment to a funding bill that effectively will enable the bank to approve loans... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ex-Im Bank, stymied by critics, gets a breakin the House of Representatives moved Tuesday to assist the embattled federally
Ex-Im Bank, stymied by critics, gets a break
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
in the House of Representatives moved Tuesday to assist the embattled federally charted bank for U.S. exporters. The House Appropriations Committee approved an amendment to a funding bill that effectively will enable the bank to approve loans... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
'Big development' for Lorain Fire Departmentwill take place at the Lorain Fire Department Central Fire Station located on B
'Big development' for Lorain Fire Department
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 14 days ago
will take place at the Lorain Fire Department Central Fire Station located on Broadway Avenue in Lorain. Kaptur is on the House Appropriations Committee, the House Fire Caucus and is the dean of Ohio's delegation to Congress. She will be using a... Read more
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The Hill
Dow hits record high | CBO's dire debt warning | McConnell casts doubt on 2016 trade vote | Chamber pitches Fed reform planblock it -- under the Congressional Review Act. After that failed, Republicans
Dow hits record high | CBO's dire debt warning | McConnell casts doubt on 2016 trade vote | Chamber pitches Fed reform plan
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
block it -- under the Congressional Review Act. After that failed, Republicans turned to the appropriations process. The House Appropriations Committee will vote Wednesday on the Labor Department's funding bill. In addition to the fiduciary rule,... Read more
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The Hill
Senate votes for energy bill conference with HouseCLIMATE FUND: The House and Senate are at odds when it comes to funding for int
Senate votes for energy bill conference with House
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
CLIMATE FUND: The House and Senate are at odds when it comes to funding for international climate change adaptation. The House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday voted down two Democratic proposals to fund the Green Climate Fund, an effort to... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika
Lake Placid News / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've got plenty of money that's available," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. "While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money's... Read more
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The Hill
GOP funding bill would block financial adviser rulewith Republicans over the rule. ADVERTISEMENT After that failed, Republicans
GOP funding bill would block financial adviser rule
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
with Republicans over the rule. ADVERTISEMENT After that failed, Republicans turned to the appropriations process. The House Appropriations Committee will vote Wednesday on the Labor Department’s funding bill. In addition to the fiduciary rule,... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Congress Expected to Leave Town With No Action on Guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won’t have major impacts. “They’ve
Congress Expected to Leave Town With No Action on Guns, Zika
CBS Baltimore / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won’t have major impacts. “They’ve got plenty of money that’s available,” said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. “While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money’s... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika
KTVN Reno / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've got plenty of money that's available," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. "While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money's... Read more
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The Columbian
Congress headed out of town this week with no action on gunsact before recessing until after Labor Day won’t have major impacts. “They’ve
Congress headed out of town this week with no action on guns
The Columbian / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won’t have major impacts. “They’ve got plenty of money that’s available,” said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. “While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money’s... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've got plenty of money that's available," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. "While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money's... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've got plenty of money that's available," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. "While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money's... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've got plenty of money that's available," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. "While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money's... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've got plenty of money that's available," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. "While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money's... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've got plenty of money that's available," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. "While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money's... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zikaact before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've
Congress expected to leave town with no action on guns, Zika
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 14 days ago
act before recessing until after Labor Day won't have major impacts. "They've got plenty of money that's available," said House Appropriations Committee Chairman Hal Rogers, R-Ky. "While we try to sort through ourselves up here, that money's... Read more
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