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The Columbian
Milbank: Callista Gingrich is perfectly ironic envoy to Vaticanresponded with a word salad about looking “forward to working on those issues o
The Columbian / Posted 6 hours ago
responded with a word salad about looking “forward to working on those issues of our shared policy opportunities.” Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., asked if she had even read the encyclical about climate change. “I have looked at some of it,” the... Read more
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Breitbart
Senate Moves Forward in Confirmation of Callista Gingrich as Vatican Ambassadorthe Paris climate agreement, and the President is determined to make the United
Breitbart / Posted 2 days ago
the Paris climate agreement, and the President is determined to make the United States an “environmental leader.” Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon expressed skepticism, telling Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave... Read more
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Santa Cruz Sentinel
Dana Milbank: What will Callista Gingrich do as ambassador to the Vatican?She responded with boilerplate about how “President Trump wants to maintain tha
Santa Cruz Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
She responded with boilerplate about how “President Trump wants to maintain that we have clean air and clean water.” Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., asked if she had even read the encyclical. “I have looked at some of it,” the witness replied. “Are... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Won’t take two minutes’: House GOP stalls measure to honor ‘hero’ victims of Portland white supremacisttold WW. The symbolic gesture already passed the U.S. Senate after being propo
Raw Story / Posted 3 days ago
told WW. The symbolic gesture already passed the U.S. Senate after being proposed by Democratic Oregon Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley. These resolutions are frequent ways for lawmakers to publicly honor those in their state or districts. “That... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Bill aims to clarify law about water for hemp— Michael Bennet, D-Colo., Cory Gardner, R-Colo., Steve Daines, R-Mont., Jon Te
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
— Michael Bennet, D-Colo., Cory Gardner, R-Colo., Steve Daines, R-Mont., Jon Tester, D-Mont., Ron Wyden, D-Ore., and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore. — say that dichotomy has gone on long enough. “At the very least, Colorado’s farmers deserve a clear... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
More funding, not lessgovernment institutions that keep Americans safe. U.S. Sen.Ron Wyden, (202) 22
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
government institutions that keep Americans safe. U.S. Sen.Ron Wyden, (202) 224-5244, wyden.senate.gov/contact; U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley, (202) 224-3753, merkley.senate.gov/contact; U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, (202) 225-6730,... Read more
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NBC News
Callista Gingrich, Trump's nominee as Vatican ambassador, casts him as guardian of the environmentof the 21st century because of the huge damage to our economy, our environment
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
of the 21st century because of the huge damage to our economy, our environment and our geopolitical standing." Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., told Callista Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. "I... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Callista Gingrich casts Trump as guardian of the environmentof the 21st century because of the huge damage to our economy, our environment
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
of the 21st century because of the huge damage to our economy, our environment and our geopolitical standing." Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., told Callista Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. "I... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Gingrich to skeptical Dems: Trump committed to environmentfrom the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 4 days ago
from the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the accord. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon told Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. He says,... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Gingrich to skeptical Dems: Trump committed to environmentfrom the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 4 days ago
from the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the accord. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon told Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. He says,... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Gingrich to skeptical Dems: Trump committed to environmentfrom the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for
Connecticut Post / Posted 4 days ago
from the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the accord. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon told Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. He says,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Gingrich to skeptical Dems: Trump committed to environmentfrom the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for
The New Canaan News / Posted 4 days ago
from the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the accord. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon told Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. He says,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Gingrich to skeptical Dems: Trump committed to environmentfrom the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
from the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the accord. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon told Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. He says,... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Gingrich to skeptical Dems: Trump committed to environmentfrom the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 4 days ago
from the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the accord. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon told Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. He says,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Gingrich to skeptical Dems: Trump committed to environmentfrom the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for
Dayton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
from the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the accord. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon told Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. He says,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Gingrich to skeptical Dems: Trump committed to environmentfrom the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for
Stamford Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
from the Paris climate agreement. Democrats have criticized Trump sharply for withdrawing from the accord. Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon told Gingrich that he must have missed the statements from Trump that gave her such faith. He says,... Read more
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asianage
India’s induction into Global Entry programme to boost Indo-AsiaPacific tiesinclude India in its Global Entry programme. The letter was co-signed by Senat
asianage / Posted 4 days ago
include India in its Global Entry programme. The letter was co-signed by Senators John Cornyn, Amy Klobuchar, Roy Blunt, Jeff Merkley, MarcAo Rubio and Bob Case. On landing at select airports, the programme members enter the US through automatic... Read more
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The Economic Times
India's inclusion in Global Entry programme hailed by US Senatorinclude India in its Global Entry programme. The letter was co-signed by Senat
The Economic Times / Posted 4 days ago
include India in its Global Entry programme. The letter was co-signed by Senators John Cornyn, Amy Klobuchar, Roy Blunt, Jeff Merkley, MarcAo Rubio and Bob Case. On landing at select airports, the programme members enter the US through automatic... Read more
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The Columbian
Zinke to visit Cascade-Siskiyou monument in Oregonthe designation of the 27 monuments by three former presidents “a massive feder
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
the designation of the 27 monuments by three former presidents “a massive federal land grab.” Brown and Oregon Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden have urged the Trump administration to protect the full Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, which... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
US interior secretary to visit Cascade Siskiyou monumentthe designation of the 27 monuments by three former presidents "a massive feder
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 7 days ago
the designation of the 27 monuments by three former presidents "a massive federal land grab." Brown and Oregon Sens. Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden have urged the Trump Administration to protect the full Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, which... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
US interior secretary to visit Oregon's Cascade-Siskiyou monumentCalifornia. Brown's press secretary, Bryan Hockaday, said Brown will meet priva
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
California. Brown's press secretary, Bryan Hockaday, said Brown will meet privately with Zinke. Brown and Oregon senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden have urged the Trump Administration to protect the full monument for future generations. Two... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
US interior secretary to visit Cascade-Siskiyou monumentCalifornia. Brown's press secretary, Bryan Hockaday, said Brown will meet priva
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
California. Brown's press secretary, Bryan Hockaday, said Brown will meet privately with Zinke. Brown and Oregon senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden have urged the Trump Administration to protect the full monument for future generations. Two... Read more
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KIVI Boise
U.S. Interior Secretary to visit Cascade-Siskiyou Monument in OregonCalifornia. Brown's press secretary, Bryan Hockaday, said Brown will meet priva
KIVI Boise / Posted 7 days ago
California. Brown's press secretary, Bryan Hockaday, said Brown will meet privately with Zinke. Brown and Oregon Senators Jeff Merkley and Ron Wyden have urged the Trump Administration to protect the full monument for future generations. Two... Read more
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The Hindu
Trump urged to reconsider Paris Agreement withdrawalSenate Foreign Relations Committee, the letter was signed among others by Sheld
The Hindu / Posted 8 days ago
Senate Foreign Relations Committee, the letter was signed among others by Sheldon Whitehouse, Tom Udall, Jeanne Shaheen, Jeff Merkley, Al Franken, Chris Coons, Brian Schatz, Ed Markey and Cory Booker. In Paris, Mr. Trump indicated that he might... Read more
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The Washington Times
Mothers, children rally on Capitol Hill for cleaner airprotection programs face a 36 percent reduction. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, Penns
The Washington Times / Posted 8 days ago
protection programs face a 36 percent reduction. Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick, Pennsylvania Republican, and Democratic Sens. Jeff Merkley of Oregon and Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island showed up at the play-in, lending their support for Moms Clean... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
DeVos: Discrimination on basis of sexual orientation ‘unsettled’ lawput forth a program to ban discrimination based on LBGTQ status of students or
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 8 days ago
put forth a program to ban discrimination based on LBGTQ status of students or ban discrimination based on religion,” Sen. Jeff Merkley of Oregon said. Sen. Jack Reed called her answers on discrimination “rather cryptic.” But the panel’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
US urges China to release cancer- stricken Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobourging the US President Donald Trump to help humanitarian transfer of Xiaobo.
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 9 days ago
urging the US President Donald Trump to help humanitarian transfer of Xiaobo. Introduced by Senators Marco Rubio, Jeff Merkley, and Ted Cruz, the concurrent resolution urged the government of China to unconditionally release Liu Xiaobo and... Read more
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dna
White House urges China to release Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobourging the US President Donald Trump to help humanitarian transfer of Xiaobo.
dna / Posted 9 days ago
urging the US President Donald Trump to help humanitarian transfer of Xiaobo. Introduced by Senators Marco Rubio, Jeff Merkley, and Ted Cruz, the concurrent resolution urged the government of China to unconditionally release Liu Xiaobo and... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Merkley: Conservatives warming to idea of single-payer health insuranceOregon Sen. Jeff Merkley said Tuesday that his conservative constituents are wa
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 10 days ago
Oregon Sen. Jeff Merkley said Tuesday that his conservative constituents are warming to the idea of universal government-run insurance, which has long been a policy goal of progressives. "What I'm hearing -- even in these conservative parts of my... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Would conservatives get behind a single-play health insurance system?that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Would conservatives get behind a single-play health insurance system?that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Would conservatives get behind a single-play health insurance system?that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Would conservatives get behind a single-play health insurance system?that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Would conservatives get behind a single-play health insurance system?that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Would conservatives get behind a single-play health insurance system?that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KIVI Boise / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Would conservatives get behind a single-play health insurance system?that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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News 8000
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KTXS Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Merkley: Conservatives warming to single-payer health insurancethat I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing i
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 10 days ago
that I lost by 30, 40% when I was running for re-election -- what I'm hearing is the system is way too stressful," Sen. Jeff Merkley told CNN's Alisyn Camerota during a discussion on health care legislation on "New Day." "I've been asking each... Read more
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Business Insider
'Lying is not a rookie mistake': Democrats condemn Trump Jr.'s emails about meeting for dirt on Clintonwords speak for themselves." Sen. Dick Durbin, Democrat from Illinois, accused
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
words speak for themselves." Sen. Dick Durbin, Democrat from Illinois, accused Trump Jr. of violating federal law. Sen. Jeff Merkley, Democrat from Oregon, called it "an effort to communicate, cooperate, and collude with the Russian... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
RANKED: The 10 best US senators for the environmentscorecard is from 2016, so new senators who were elected in November weren't in
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 days ago
scorecard is from 2016, so new senators who were elected in November weren't included. Here are the 10 best senators for the environment, according to the scorecard: 1. Sen. Jeff Merkley, Democrat from Oregon: 99%Alex Wong/Getty Images See... Read more
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