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Boston Globe
Democrats end sit-in after 25 hours, drawing attention to gun controlprocess.” Democrats had expressly sought an opportunity to debate the bill bef
Democrats end sit-in after 25 hours, drawing attention to gun control
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
process.” Democrats had expressly sought an opportunity to debate the bill before Ryan pushed it through. Representative Jim McGovern of Massachusetts voiced surprise that Ryan had not offered the usual equal time for debate. “I don’t see any... Read more
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Boston Globe
House sit-in enters second dayin Wednesday’s sit-in included the entire Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House d
House sit-in enters second day
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
in Wednesday’s sit-in included the entire Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House delegation: Richard Neal, Michael Capuano, Jim McGovern, Bill Keating, Niki Tsongas, Joe Kennedy, Seth Moulton and Stephen Lynch. Clark acknowledged in an interview... Read more
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Boston Globe
Warren, Sanders join House sit-in over gun controlin the aftermath of last week’s massacre in Orlando that killed 49 people in a
Warren, Sanders join House sit-in over gun control
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
in the aftermath of last week’s massacre in Orlando that killed 49 people in a gay nightclub. Among them were Joseph Kennedy III, Seth Moulton, and Jim McGovern. Material from the Associated Press was used in this report. Top 10 Trending Ar... Read more
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Boston Globe
June 22, 2016Clark’s office, a photo of the congresswoman on the House floor with Lewis: htt
June 22, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
Clark’s office, a photo of the congresswoman on the House floor with Lewis: http://bit.ly/28MRld2 Via Rep. Jim McGovern tweets with photos: Letter to Speaker Paul Ryan from Lewis, Clark, and other reps, including some from Mass.:... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rep. Katherine Clark, John Lewis lead House Democrats sit-in to force vote on gun violence legislationin Wednesday’s sit-in were many of Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House delegati
Rep. Katherine Clark, John Lewis lead House Democrats sit-in to force vote on gun violence legislation
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
in Wednesday’s sit-in were many of Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House delegation, including Richard Neal, Michael Capuano, Jim McGovern, Bill Keating, Niki Tsongas, Joe Kennedy, and Seth Moulton. Capuano said he was embarrassed that the Senate was... Read more
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The Hill
Elizabeth Warren joins House Dems' sit-inHouse members tweeted photos of Warren joining their protest, including fellow
Elizabeth Warren joins House Dems' sit-in
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
House members tweeted photos of Warren joining their protest, including fellow Massachusetts Democrat Rep. Jim McGovern. ".@SenWarren is a true champion for #Massachusetts. Proud #mapoli is united in saying it's time to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rep. Katherine Clark, John Lewis lead House Democrats sit-in to force vote on gun violence legislationin Wednesday’s sit-in were many of Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House delegati
Rep. Katherine Clark, John Lewis lead House Democrats sit-in to force vote on gun violence legislation
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
in Wednesday’s sit-in were many of Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House delegation, including Richard Neal, Michael Capuano, Jim McGovern, Bill Keating, Niki Tsongas, Joe Kennedy, and Seth Moulton. Capuano said he was embarrassed that the Senate was... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
African Youth Urged To Be Resourcefulhave been urged to be resourceful to ensure their own development and that of t
African Youth Urged To Be Resourceful
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 3 days ago
have been urged to be resourceful to ensure their own development and that of their respective countries. Congressman Jim McGovern, who made the call, also appealed to federal government, state and city authorities to ensure that more... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
McGovern: Closing Congressional session is a “squandered opportunity”Congressman James McGovern (D-Worcester) BOSTON (State House News Service) – U
McGovern: Closing Congressional session is a “squandered opportunity”
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
Congressman James McGovern (D-Worcester) BOSTON (State House News Service) – U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern aired his frustrations with Congress Tuesday, saying the current climate on Capitol Hill leaves little chance of major policy action until after new... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
This week in golf: Brett Jones eyes spot in PGA ChampionshipNJPGA has advanced a representative to the PGA Championship three of the previo
This week in golf: Brett Jones eyes spot in PGA Championship
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
NJPGA has advanced a representative to the PGA Championship three of the previous four years. In 2014, Oradell's Jim McGovern of White Beeches and Monroe Township's Frank Esposito of Brooklake qualified. In 2012, Monmouth Beach's Brian... Read more
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Roll Call
House Rejects Call for New War Powers Resolution to Fight ISISMcConnell: New War Authorization Not Happening Anytime Soon] The House voted 13
House Rejects Call for New War Powers Resolution to Fight ISIS
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
McConnell: New War Authorization Not Happening Anytime Soon] The House voted 135-285 to reject an amendment offered by Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., to block funding for combat operations in Iraq or Syria unless a new authorization is enacted. The... Read more
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The Hill
House passes $576B defense spending billis passed. “Perhaps we lack the courage or perhaps we’re satisfied to allow th
House passes $576B defense spending bill
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
is passed. “Perhaps we lack the courage or perhaps we’re satisfied to allow these wars to run on auto-pilot,” said Rep. Jim McGovern (D-Mass.), the amendment’s sponsor, said on the floor Thursday. “Our inaction is wrong. It’s an insult to our... Read more
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Air Force Times
House GOP Puts Defense Appropriations Bill on Glide Pathmember Walter Jones, R-N.C., would bar funding for the 2001 authorization, star
House GOP Puts Defense Appropriations Bill on Glide Path
Air Force Times / Posted 10 days ago
member Walter Jones, R-N.C., would bar funding for the 2001 authorization, starting April 30, 2017. An amendment from Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., with Jones, Lee and others, would bar funds funds from being spent in Iraq or Syria without a new... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislationthat all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislation
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence,” said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. “The moment of silence is an act of respect and we supported that but it is not a license to... Read more
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International Business Times
Orlando shooting: Democrats stage walkout of House to protest against inaction on gun control that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
Orlando shooting: Democrats stage walkout of House to protest against inaction on gun control
International Business Times / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence," said Rep Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. Connecticut Rep Jim Himes, one of the Democrats to walk out of the chamber during the moment... Read more
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KECI Missoula
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislationthat all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislation
KECI Missoula / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence," said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. "The moment of silence is an act of respect and we supported that but it is not a license to... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislationthat all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislation
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence," said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. "The moment of silence is an act of respect and we supported that but it is not a license to... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislationthat all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislation
KTVZ Bend / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence," said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. "The moment of silence is an act of respect and we supported that but it is not a license to... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislationthat all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislation
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence," said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. "The moment of silence is an act of respect and we supported that but it is not a license to... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislationthat all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislation
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence," said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. "The moment of silence is an act of respect and we supported that but it is not a license to... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislationthat all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislation
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence," said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. "The moment of silence is an act of respect and we supported that but it is not a license to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislationthat all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to h
House Democrats protest lack of action on gun legislation
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 12 days ago
that all we do in response to these terrible atrocities is take 10 seconds to have a moment of silence," said Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Massachusetts. "The moment of silence is an act of respect and we supported that but it is not a license to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Democrats to Paul Ryan; You can’t hide behind initiativeagenda focused on issues like poverty. Now members of the Bay State delegation
Democrats to Paul Ryan; You can’t hide behind initiative
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
agenda focused on issues like poverty. Now members of the Bay State delegation are giving him a shove. U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and other lawmakers came out swinging at Ryan yesterday, calling his poverty... Read more
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Boston Herald
Dems to Paul Ryan; You can’t hide behind initiativeagenda focused on issues like poverty. Now members of the Bay State delegation
Dems to Paul Ryan; You can’t hide behind initiative
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
agenda focused on issues like poverty. Now members of the Bay State delegation are giving him a shove. U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren and other lawmakers came out swinging at Ryan yesterday, calling his poverty... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
77-old man’s dog dies in south side house firereportedly showing from the back of the home, which did have working smoke dete
77-old man’s dog dies in south side house fire
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 17 days ago
reportedly showing from the back of the home, which did have working smoke detectors. The home is owned by 77-year-old Jim McGovern. His Shih-Tzu “Teddy” died in the fire. No other injuries were reported. Officials estimated the damage at... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
5 of 9 congressional incumbents facing no GOP challengerscandidates released Tuesday by the Massachusetts Secretary of State's office.
5 of 9 congressional incumbents facing no GOP challengers
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 18 days ago
candidates released Tuesday by the Massachusetts Secretary of State's office. Five incumbents - Reps. Richard Neal, Jim McGovern, Katherine Clark, Seth Moulton and Michael Capuano - have no opposition from any party candidates. Republican... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Police, school probing attackhas ringing in his ear and has to go to an orthodontist next week, his father s
Police, school probing attack
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
has ringing in his ear and has to go to an orthodontist next week, his father said. Officials realized the incident was more serious than they initially thought after seeing the video, Lake-Lehman School District Superintendent Jim McGover... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Regional briefsear and has to go to an orthodontist next week, his father said. Officials rea
Regional briefs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
ear and has to go to an orthodontist next week, his father said. Officials realized the incident was more serious than they initially thought after seeing the video, Lake-Lehman School District Superintendent Jim McGovern said. — MICHAEL P. B... Read more
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The Huffington Post
CDC Head Tom Frieden Delivers Emotional Plea For Zika Fundingduring a public health emergency. "We can nickel and dime this if we want, but
CDC Head Tom Frieden Delivers Emotional Plea For Zika Funding
The Huffington Post / Posted 30 days ago
during a public health emergency. "We can nickel and dime this if we want, but we do so at our own peril," said Rep. Jim McGovern (D-Mass.). Frieden said Congress doesn't have time to bicker over funding right now. "Memorial Day weekend... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Congress Is Using Zika To Show How Terrible Congress Isbottom line ... [the costs of] not adequately funding what is needed to combat
Congress Is Using Zika To Show How Terrible Congress Is
The Huffington Post / Posted 30 days ago
bottom line ... [the costs of] not adequately funding what is needed to combat this crisis ... will be prohibitive," Rep. Jim McGovern (D-Mass.) said. "You ain't seen nothing yet. So we can nickel and dime this if we want, but we do so at our own... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Our Father’s House to host McGovern at Annual Meeting | May 27, 2016Our Father’s House Inc. will host Congressman Jim McGovern for its Annual Meeti
Our Father’s House to host McGovern at Annual Meeting | May 27, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 30 days ago
Our Father’s House Inc. will host Congressman Jim McGovern for its Annual Meeting and dinner on Monday, June 20 from 6-8 p.m. Our Father’s House is a nonprofit agency located in Fitchburg. Since 1983, Our Father’s House has served homeless... Read more

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