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FOX News
Obama’s energy plan 'step in right direction' for asthma sufferers, doctors sayPresident Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan to cut emissions
Obama’s energy plan 'step in right direction' for asthma sufferers, doctors say
FOX News / Posted 10 hours ago
President Barack Obama unveiled the final version of his plan to cut emissions from U.S. power plants Monday, flanked by parents of pediatric asthma patients, medical professionals and Environmental Protection Agency officials. Calling it the “single... Read more
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Quartz
Declaring an official language in the United States is unnecessary—and un-American - Quartz patriotic prattle On July 31, Carlos Steven Baez was enjoying a mea
Declaring an official language in the United States is unnecessary—and un-American
Quartz / Posted 17 hours ago
- Quartz patriotic prattle On July 31, Carlos Steven Baez was enjoying a meal with... Read more
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FOX News
The dirty business of Obama’s so-called Clean Power PlanPresident Obama's carbon mandates finalized on Monday are nothing more than a s
The dirty business of Obama’s so-called Clean Power Plan
FOX News / Posted 18 hours ago
President Obama's carbon mandates finalized on Monday are nothing more than a smokescreen for bureaucratic actions that will not withstand judicial scrutiny, which has become common place for rulemaking under this administration. Adjustments from... Read more
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CNN
Where no one believes in climate change? (Woodward, Oklahoma (CNN)I was wandering around the rolling plains of northwest
Where no one believes in climate change? (
CNN / Posted yesterday
Woodward, Oklahoma (CNN)I was wandering around the rolling plains of northwest Oklahoma looking for one person -- one person -- who believes in climate change science when I met the woman dressed all in yellow. A wide-brimmed, lemon-colored hat... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Cramer concerned after Corps memos question EPA’s implementation of WOTUSSen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Wo
Cramer concerned after Corps memos question EPA’s implementation of WOTUS
Minot Daily News / Posted yesterday
Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Okla., chairman of the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, exposed the Corps' concerns outlined in memos it wrote to the EPA. He sent a letter to Jo-Ellen Darcy, assistant secretary of the Army for Civil Works,... Read more
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FOX News
Obama announces power plant regulations, GOP lawmakers vow fightWASHINGTON – President Obama on Monday announced new regulations on power-plant
Obama announces power plant regulations, GOP lawmakers vow fight
FOX News / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – President Obama on Monday announced new regulations on power-plant carbon emissions that will have a dramatic impact on how Americans make, store and use energy. The president, speaking at the White House, touted the plan as a necessary... Read more
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FOX News
Obama announces power plant regulations, GOP lawmakers vow fightWASHINGTON – President Obama on Monday announced new regulations on power-plant
Obama announces power plant regulations, GOP lawmakers vow fight
FOX News / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON – President Obama on Monday announced new regulations on power-plant carbon emissions that will have a dramatic impact on how Americans make, store and use energy. The president, speaking at the White House, touted the plan as a necessary... Read more
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FOX News
Obama announces power plant regulations, GOP lawmakers vow fightPresident Obama on Monday announced new regulations on power-plant carbon emiss
Obama announces power plant regulations, GOP lawmakers vow fight
FOX News / Posted yesterday
President Obama on Monday announced new regulations on power-plant carbon emissions that will have a dramatic impact on how Americans make, store and use energy. The president, speaking at the White House, touted the plan as a necessary step to... Read more
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The Columbian
Milbank: Republicans turn on bullying, paper-tiger colleaguesDana Milbank is a columnist for The Washington Post Writers Group. Email: danam
Milbank: Republicans turn on bullying, paper-tiger colleagues
The Columbian / Posted 3 days ago
Dana Milbank is a columnist for The Washington Post Writers Group. Email: danamilbank@washpost.com. Who's afraid of big, bad Ted Cruz? Not Lamar Alexander. The Tennessee Republican went on the Senate floor to accuse his fellow Republican of... Read more
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Slate
The Iran Hearings Prove It: The Republican Party Can No Longer Be Trusted With the PresidencyIf Republicans win the White House next year, they’ll almost certainly control
The Iran Hearings Prove It: The Republican Party Can No Longer Be Trusted With the Presidency
Slate / Posted 4 days ago
If Republicans win the White House next year, they’ll almost certainly control the entire federal government. Many of them, running for president or aspiring to leadership roles in Congress, are trying to block the nuclear deal with Iran. This would... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma Lawmaker Pushing Long-Term Bill To Fix Highways, RoadsIt seems everywhere you go these days a road or bridge is being repaired – and
Oklahoma Lawmaker Pushing Long-Term Bill To Fix Highways, Roads
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 4 days ago
It seems everywhere you go these days a road or bridge is being repaired – and we know they desperately need it. But Congress just went on summer break, and instead of passing a six-year solution, they passed a three-month extension to keep federal... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this weekWASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previ
The yeas and nays: How Maine’s congressional representatives voted this week
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
WASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week. Editor’s note: Besides roll call votes, the Senate and House also took action on legislation by voice vote. The Senate also passed the Wounded Warriors Federal... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Senators OK road-fund fixWASHINGTON -- The Senate passed the 34th stopgap highway funding bill in the pa
Senators OK road-fund fix
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
WASHINGTON -- The Senate passed the 34th stopgap highway funding bill in the past six years to fund roads, bridges and mass transit for three months so Congress can negotiate later over a long-term plan. Senators voted 91-4 Thursday for the measure,... Read more
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The Oklahoman
3 Oklahoma lawmakers' legislation targets Planned Parenthood fundingOn Wednesday, Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell announced that the Senate
3 Oklahoma lawmakers' legislation targets Planned Parenthood funding
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 days ago
On Wednesday, Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell announced that the Senate will vote next week on a bill co-authored by Sen. James Lankford, R-Oklahoma City, to eliminate federal funds to Planned Parenthood. Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Tulsa, filed a... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Senate clears Inhofe's long-term highway billThe bill, co-authored by Sen. Jim Inhofe, passed 65-34 , but it faces an uncert
Senate clears Inhofe's long-term highway bill
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 days ago
The bill, co-authored by Sen. Jim Inhofe, passed 65-34 , but it faces an uncertain future. House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, and other House GOP leaders have criticized the measure and left town Wednesday for a vacation that will last until Sept.... Read more
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Everett Herald
GOP senators appear ready to corral Cruz Published: Thursday, July 30, 2015, 12:01 a.m. Who's afraid of big, bad Ted
GOP senators appear ready to corral Cruz
Everett Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Published: Thursday, July 30, 2015, 12:01 a.m. Who's afraid of big, bad Ted Cruz?Not Lamar Alexander. The Tennessee Republican went on the Senate floor to accuse his fellow Republican of proposing actions... Read more
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The Oklahoman
On highway bill, more can kicking by CongressSen. Jim Inhofe, R-Tulsa, chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works C
On highway bill, more can kicking by Congress
The Oklahoman / Posted 6 days ago
Sen. Jim Inhofe, R-Tulsa, chairman of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, has been trying since late June to get his six-year highway bill approved before Friday, when current highway funding expires and lawmakers head home for their... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Putting a Senate bully in his placeWho’s afraid of big, bad Ted Cruz? Not Lamar Alexander. The Tennessee Republic
Putting a Senate bully in his place
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 6 days ago
Who’s afraid of big, bad Ted Cruz? Not Lamar Alexander. The Tennessee Republican went on the Senate floor to accuse his fellow Republican of proposing actions that would “render ourselves lawless” and cause “chaos.” Alexander reminded the Texan that... Read more
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Washington Post
Ted Cruz bullied Republicans for years. Now they’re standing up to him.Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.). (Win Mcnamee/Getty Im
Ted Cruz bullied Republicans for years. Now they’re standing up to him.
Washington Post / Posted 7 days ago
Republican presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.). (Win Mcnamee/Getty Images) Who’s afraid of big, bad Ted Cruz? Not Lamar Alexander. The Tennessee Republican went on the Senate floor to accuse his fellow Republican of proposing actions that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Next Steps: A Post-AGOA Passage DiscussionBy Stephen Lande & Dennis Matanda On June 25, 2015, after what were years of a
The Next Steps: A Post-AGOA Passage Discussion
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
By Stephen Lande & Dennis Matanda On June 25, 2015, after what were years of advocacy, the House of Representatives and Senate voted overwhelmingly to reauthorize AGOA, sending the legislation to President Obama; guaranteeing the long-term extension... Read more
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The Huffington Post
House Republicans Say 'Not It' To Senate Over Highway FundingWASHINGTON -- Congress will fall off a fiscal cliff in four days if it fails to
House Republicans Say 'Not It' To Senate Over Highway Funding
The Huffington Post / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Congress will fall off a fiscal cliff in four days if it fails to come to a consensus on how to fund the nation's transportation infrastructure. House Republicans are urging the Senate to take up legislation they passed three weeks ago... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Act aims to raise farmers' fuel barArkansas Congressman Rick Crawford wants farmers to be able to store as much as
Act aims to raise farmers' fuel bar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Arkansas Congressman Rick Crawford wants farmers to be able to store as much as 10,000 gallons of fuel above ground before being required to comply with a federal rule regulating when agricultural operations must have spill response plans and... Read more
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FOX News
August Recess Express: Lawmakers at odds over vital transportation bill, as summer break loomsBefore every major congressional recess, Capitol Hill doubles as a rail yard.
August Recess Express: Lawmakers at odds over vital transportation bill, as summer break looms
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Before every major congressional recess, Capitol Hill doubles as a rail yard. The parliamentary conductors always run the usual trains up and down the congressional tracks. Pieces of legislation that will likely pass but might not reach their final... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. general touts putting air controllers with Iraqi troopsU.S. Army General Mark Milley smiles as he begins his testimony at a Senate Arm
U.S. general touts putting air controllers with Iraqi troops
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
U.S. Army General Mark Milley smiles as he begins his testimony at a Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on his nomination to become the Army's chief of staff, on Capitol Hill in Washington July 21, 2015. U.S. Army General Mark Milley (L) greets... Read more
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FOX News
EPA ‘secret science’ under the microscope as GOP lawmakers seek banThe Environmental Protection Agency for years has issued costly clean air rules
EPA ‘secret science’ under the microscope as GOP lawmakers seek ban
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
The Environmental Protection Agency for years has issued costly clean air rules based, in part, on two '90s-era studies linking air pollution with death. But, critics say, the same agency has stymied efforts to access the data behind them. The... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, July 17, 2015 Isn’t it time to take risk with diplomacy and support negotiated treaty with
Email letters, July 17, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
Isn’t it time to take risk with diplomacy and support negotiated treaty with Iran? The Daily Sentinel has been surprisingly silent concerning one of the most significant events in recent years: the negotiated agreement... Read more
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FOX News
EPA ‘secret science’ under the microscope as GOP lawmakers seek banThe Environmental Protection Agency for years has issued costly clean air rules
EPA ‘secret science’ under the microscope as GOP lawmakers seek ban
FOX News / Posted 18 days ago
The Environmental Protection Agency for years has issued costly clean air rules based, in part, on two '90s-era studies linking air pollution with death. But, critics say, the same agency has stymied efforts to access the data behind them. The... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Military force reductions criticized on Capitol HillWASHINGTON -- Last week the U.S. Army announced reductions in active duty perso
Military force reductions criticized on Capitol Hill
KXII Sherman / Posted 19 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Last week the U.S. Army announced reductions in active duty personnel that would cut the Army Force from 490,000 to 450,000 by 2018. The active duty reductions come as a result of across the board sequestration cuts in the federal... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
Army force reductions criticized on Capitol HillSenator Jim Inhofe (R-OK) says President Obama is "disarming America". Washing
Army force reductions criticized on Capitol Hill
WYMT TV News First / Posted 19 days ago
Senator Jim Inhofe (R-OK) says President Obama is "disarming America". Washington, D.C. - Last week the US Army announced reductions in active duty personnel that would cut the Army Force from 490,000 to 450,000 by 2018. The active duty reductions... Read more
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Accounting Today
House Passes Funding for U.S. Highways Paid with Tax Compliance Measures(Bloomberg) The U.S. House of Representatives voted to extend highway and trans
House Passes Funding for U.S. Highways Paid with Tax Compliance Measures
Accounting Today / Posted 19 days ago
(Bloomberg) The U.S. House of Representatives voted to extend highway and transit funding through Dec. 18, in contrast with Senate Republicans who want a longer extension. The $8.1 billion House bill, passed 312-119 Wednesday, would prevent federal... Read more
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TribLIVE
House OKs 5-month extension in highway, transit fundingWASHINGTON — The House voted to extend highway and transit funding until Dec. 1
House OKs 5-month extension in highway, transit funding
TribLIVE / Posted 20 days ago
WASHINGTON — The House voted to extend highway and transit funding until Dec. 19, in contrast with Senate Republicans, who want a longer extension. The $8.1 billion House bill, passed 312-119 Wednesday, would prevent federal funds from lapsing July... Read more
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Daily Mail
Iran's supreme leader mocks the U.S. with post-deal letter to ObamaIt's not us, it's the Chinese! Iran's supreme leader mocks Obama with letter wa
Iran's supreme leader mocks the U.S. with post-deal letter to Obama
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
It's not us, it's the Chinese! Iran's supreme leader mocks Obama with letter warning some of the 'other' countries that signed his nuke deal 'are not trustworthy' Stunning jiu-jitsu move just 8 minutes after Obama's press conference has Ayatollah... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
ExxonMobil gave millions to climate-denying lawmakers despite pledgeExxonMobil gave more than $2.3m to members of Congress and a corporate lobbying
ExxonMobil gave millions to climate-denying lawmakers despite pledge
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 21 days ago
ExxonMobil gave more than $2.3m to members of Congress and a corporate lobbying group that deny climate change and block efforts to fight climate change – eight years after pledging to stop its funding of climate denial, the Guardian has... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Oklahoma's Congressional Delegation Expresses Concern On Iran DealMembers of Oklahoma's all-Republican congressional delegation are criticizing a
Oklahoma's Congressional Delegation Expresses Concern On Iran Deal
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted 21 days ago
Members of Oklahoma's all-Republican congressional delegation are criticizing an agreement between Iran and world powers meant to curb Iran's nuclear program. 7/14/2015 Related Story: U.S. Reaches Deal With Iran On Nuclear Program Senator Jim... Read more
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Accounting Today
Paul Ryan Backs Tighter Tax Compliance to Patch Road Fund(Bloomberg) House Republicans are proposing to tighten tax-compliance rules to
Paul Ryan Backs Tighter Tax Compliance to Patch Road Fund
Accounting Today / Posted 21 days ago
(Bloomberg) House Republicans are proposing to tighten tax-compliance rules to keep the U.S. highway fund solvent through mid-December. The $8.1 billion plan, released Monday night, relies largely on revenue gained by giving the IRS more information... Read more
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Business Insider
The world's summers will be drastically different by 2020, according to recent studyThe world’s leading scientists, politicians and even the pope are agreed that t
The world's summers will be drastically different by 2020, according to recent study
Business Insider / Posted 23 days ago
The world’s leading scientists, politicians and even the pope are agreed that the world is warming thanks to human activities. Yet despite this, extreme cold weather still happens. The unusually chilly UK winter of 2009/10, for instance, led to... Read more
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The Oklahoman
No shortage of issues to occupy Oklahoma's newest senatorCoburn was a fiscal hawk who was never bashful about criticizing members of bot
No shortage of issues to occupy Oklahoma's newest senator
The Oklahoman / Posted 24 days ago
Coburn was a fiscal hawk who was never bashful about criticizing members of both parties for what he considered unnecessary spending and government waste. He also warned often about the loss of liberty stemming from an expansive central... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma ScissorTales: A confusing stance on waterMcPeak is upset that Gov. Mary Fallin and federal officials agreed to drill a w
Oklahoma ScissorTales: A confusing stance on water
The Oklahoman / Posted 24 days ago
McPeak is upset that Gov. Mary Fallin and federal officials agreed to drill a well on the grounds of the Lexington prison and provide some of the water to roughly 90 homes in the surrounding community, an area plagued by poor water quality. A federal... Read more
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PhysOrg
What will climate be like in 2100? Expect surprises, says new studyEven another 85 years of global warming won’t stop the odd cold, snowy winter.
What will climate be like in 2100? Expect surprises, says new study
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
Even another 85 years of global warming won’t stop the odd cold, snowy winter. Credit: Andy Rain / EPA The world's leading scientists, politicians and even the pope are agreed that the world is warming thanks to human activities. Yet despite this,... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Fort Sill gains soldiers, other posts lose thousandsLAWTON, Okla._The Army has been planning to cut tens of thousands of troops for
Fort Sill gains soldiers, other posts lose thousands
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 26 days ago
LAWTON, Okla._The Army has been planning to cut tens of thousands of troops for months, and Fort Sill was among those that stood to lose a lot. The formal announcement came Thursday, but the news was far better than expected. Not only was Fort Sill... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Inhofe: Fort Sill to gain troops as part of Army downsizingOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe says the Fort Sill Army Post in south
Inhofe: Fort Sill to gain troops as part of Army downsizing
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 26 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe says the Fort Sill Army Post in southwest Oklahoma will actually gain more than 200 additional troops as part of the U.S. Army's cost-saving plan to reduce the active-duty force by 40,000 troops over the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Inhofe: Fort Sill to gain troops as part of Army downsizingOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe says the Fort Sill Army Post in south
Inhofe: Fort Sill to gain troops as part of Army downsizing
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 26 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe says the Fort Sill Army Post in southwest Oklahoma will actually gain more than 200 additional troops as part of the U.S. Army's cost-saving plan to reduce the active-duty force by 40,000 troops over the... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Inhofe endorses Carson for Department of Defense postOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe is endorsing a former Demo
Inhofe endorses Carson for Department of Defense post
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 28 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe is endorsing a former Democratic congressman from Oklahoma who has been nominated for a position with the Department of Defense. Inhofe released a statement Tuesday saying he supported the... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Inhofe endorses Carson for Department of Defense postOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe is endorsing a former Demo
Inhofe endorses Carson for Department of Defense post
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 28 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe is endorsing a former Democratic congressman from Oklahoma who has been nominated for a position with the Department of Defense. Inhofe released a statement Tuesday saying he supported the... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Inhofe endorses Carson for Department of Defense postOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe is endorsing a former Demo
Inhofe endorses Carson for Department of Defense post
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 28 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Republican U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe is endorsing a former Democratic congressman from Oklahoma who has been nominated for a position with the Department of Defense. Inhofe released a statement Tuesday saying he supported the... Read more
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