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Boston Globe
House sit-in enters second daythe entire Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House delegation: Richard Neal, Michae
House sit-in enters second day
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
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 that even if the House were to... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Massachusetts delegation joins call for gun control votethe sit-in Wednesday afternoon included Reps. Katherine Clark, Michael Capuano,
Massachusetts delegation joins call for gun control vote
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 3 days ago
the sit-in Wednesday afternoon included Reps. Katherine Clark, Michael Capuano, Joe Kennedy, Richard Neal, James McGovern, Niki Tsongas, William Keating and Seth Moulton. The state's two Democratic U.S. senators - Elizabeth Warren and Edward... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mass. delegation among Dems staging House sit-in to push gun control votethe sit-in Wednesday afternoon included Reps. Katherine Clark, Michael Capuano,
Mass. delegation among Dems staging House sit-in to push gun control vote
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
the sit-in Wednesday afternoon included Reps. Katherine Clark, Michael Capuano, Joe Kennedy, Richard Neal, James McGovern, Niki Tsongas, William Keating and Seth Moulton. The state's two Democratic U.S. senators Elizabeth Warren and Edward Markey... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rep. Katherine Clark, John Lewis lead House Democrats sit-in to force vote on gun violence legislationof Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House delegation, including Richard Neal, Mich
Rep. Katherine Clark, John Lewis lead House Democrats sit-in to force vote on gun violence legislation
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
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 at least able to put the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Rep. Katherine Clark, John Lewis lead House Democrats sit-in to force vote on gun violence legislationof Massachusetts’ all-Democratic House delegation, including Richard Neal, Mich
Rep. Katherine Clark, John Lewis lead House Democrats sit-in to force vote on gun violence legislation
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
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 at least able to put the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Potpourri christens new Littleton warehousewarehouse would cost $49 million to construct. Among the dignitaries attending
Potpourri christens new Littleton warehouse
Lowell Sun / Posted 6 days ago
warehouse would cost $49 million to construct. Among the dignitaries attending Friday's event included U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas; state Sen. James Eldridge; state Rep. James Arciero; Town Administrator Keith Bergman; and Board of Selectmen... Read more
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Lowell Sun
House supports '100% Made in America' footwear provision by large majoritythe Berry Amendment, and provide servicemembers with American-made clothing, fo
House supports '100% Made in America' footwear provision by large majority
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
the Berry Amendment, and provide servicemembers with American-made clothing, footwear and other equipment. Congresswoman Niki Tsongas (D-MA) championed legislation in the annual National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that directs the DOD to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
House supports '100% Made in America' footwear provision by large majoritythe Berry Amendment, and provide servicemembers with American-made clothing, fo
House supports '100% Made in America' footwear provision by large majority
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
the Berry Amendment, and provide servicemembers with American-made clothing, footwear and other equipment. Congresswoman Niki Tsongas (D-MA) championed legislation in the annual National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that directs the DOD to... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advancesCarolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bru
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advances
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 9 days ago
Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts prevailed. The provision applies the Berry Amendment to athletic shoes. That amendment... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advancesCarolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bru
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advances
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts prevailed. The provision applies the Berry Amendment to athletic shoes. That amendment... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advancesCarolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bru
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advances
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 9 days ago
Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts prevailed. The provision applies the Berry Amendment to athletic shoes. That amendment... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advancesCarolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bru
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advances
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts prevailed. The provision applies the Berry Amendment to athletic shoes. That amendment... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advancesCarolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bru
Defense bill mandating Made-in-USA sneakers advances
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
Carolina Rep. Mark Sanford, a Republican. Supporters led by Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts prevailed. The provision applies the Berry Amendment to athletic shoes. That amendment... Read more
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Air Force Times
Fight over military sneakers could leave troops with fewer footwear choicesone size never fits all. There have been military studies that shows a correlat
Fight over military sneakers could leave troops with fewer footwear choices
Air Force Times / Posted 9 days ago
one size never fits all. There have been military studies that shows a correlation between injury and fewer choices.” But Niki Tsongas, D-Mass., one of the main proponents of the sneaker change, said the issue is one of fairness, since defense... Read more
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Fortune
Congress Members Read the Anonymous Stanford Sexual-Assault Letter, and It Was Powerfulby a stranger, and that I should get retested for HIV because results don’t alw
Congress Members Read the Anonymous Stanford Sexual-Assault Letter, and It Was Powerful
Fortune / Posted 9 days ago
by a stranger, and that I should get retested for HIV because results don’t always show up immediately.” Representative Niki Tsongas (D., Mass.): “One day, I was at work, scrolling through the news on my phone, and came across an article. In it,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Massachusetts politicians, scientists call for lifting restrictions on blood donations from gay menwith safety, there are donations that [blood banks] aren’t getting.” In a stat
Massachusetts politicians, scientists call for lifting restrictions on blood donations from gay men
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
with safety, there are donations that [blood banks] aren’t getting.” In a statement to the Globe, US Representative Niki Tsongas called the policy “archaic” and “out of touch” and said it hinders the fight for LGBT equality. “The issue has... Read more
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Boston Globe
Senate approves provision to require US-made shoes for military recruitsStates.” Senators Angus King and Susan Collins of Maine championed the bill on
Senate approves provision to require US-made shoes for military recruits
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
States.” Senators Angus King and Susan Collins of Maine championed the bill on the Senate side, while Representatives Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts and Bruce Poliquin of Maine championed it in the House. New Balance operates in factories in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
New Balance runs closer to supplying military with sneakersAuthorization Act on an 85-13 vote. Embedded in the legislation is the exact sa
New Balance runs closer to supplying military with sneakers
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
Authorization Act on an 85-13 vote. Embedded in the legislation is the exact same footwear provision that 3rd District Rep. Niki Tsongas secured earlier this year in the House version: a buy-American provision that could force the Pentagon to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
New Balance runs closer to supplying military recruits with sneakersAuthorization Act an 85-13 vote. Embedded in the legislation is the exact same
New Balance runs closer to supplying military recruits with sneakers
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Authorization Act an 85-13 vote. Embedded in the legislation is the exact same footwear provision that 3rd District Rep. Niki Tsongas secured earlier this year in the House version: a buy-American provision that could force the Pentagon to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Nine years later, Meehan still putting campaign cash to workMassachusetts Democratic Party and members of the state's congressional delegat
Nine years later, Meehan still putting campaign cash to work
Lowell Sun / Posted 13 days ago
Massachusetts Democratic Party and members of the state's congressional delegation have benefited. In June 2015, U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas received $2,000 from Meehan's campaign committee and U.S. Rep. Joe Kennedy got $4,000 -- $2,000 for the primary... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
5 of 9 congressional incumbents facing no GOP challengersMoulton and Michael Capuano - have no opposition from any party candidates. Re
5 of 9 congressional incumbents facing no GOP challengers
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 18 days ago
Moulton and Michael Capuano - have no opposition from any party candidates. Republican Ann Wofford is challenging Rep. Niki Tsongas while Rep. Joe Kennedy will face Republican David Rosa. Rep. Stephen Lynch faces a challenge from Republican... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Tsongas' buy-American bill heading to key Senate votethe company's sneakers for new military recruits. If the Boston-based shoe comp
Tsongas' buy-American bill heading to key Senate vote
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
the company's sneakers for new military recruits. If the Boston-based shoe company wins the legislative battle, Rep. Niki Tsongas, D-Lowell, will be a major contributor to the victory. Tsongas sponsored an amendment to the 2017 defense... Read more
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Boston Globe
On Twitter and beyond, freshman lawmaker Seth Moulton draws attentionpolicy in Iraq,” Moulton tweeted May 5. “This was a very personal loss about w
On Twitter and beyond, freshman lawmaker Seth Moulton draws attention
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
policy in Iraq,” Moulton tweeted May 5. “This was a very personal loss about which he felt strongly,” said Representative Niki Tsongas of Lowell. “I think we all understand.” Twice decorated for heroism for leading his platoon through battles in... Read more
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Boston Globe
New Balance close to win in Buy-America foot race for militaryto their districts. The House-passed defense authorization bill contains a pro
New Balance close to win in Buy-America foot race for military
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
to their districts. The House-passed defense authorization bill contains a provision, sponsored by Massachusetts Democrat Niki Tsongas, that directs the Pentagon to issue American-made athletic footwear. New Balance has a factory in her district.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
New Balance close to win in Buy-America footrace for militaryfiscal year 2017 defense authorization bill, H.R. 4909, contains a provision, s
New Balance close to win in Buy-America footrace for military
Bangor Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
fiscal year 2017 defense authorization bill, H.R. 4909, contains a provision, sponsored by Massachusetts Democrat Niki Tsongas, that directs the Pentagon to issue American-made athletic footwear. New Balance has a factory in her district.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
New Balance close to win in Buy-America foot race for militaryfiscal year 2017 defense authorization bill, H.R. 4909, contains a provision, s
New Balance close to win in Buy-America foot race for military
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 days ago
fiscal year 2017 defense authorization bill, H.R. 4909, contains a provision, sponsored by Massachusetts Democrat Niki Tsongas, that directs the Pentagon to issue American-made athletic footwear. New Balance has a factory in her district.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Democrats at state convention focus on Trump as unfit for presidencyRepresentative Katherine Clark, one of a scattered group of Democrats who has p
Democrats at state convention focus on Trump as unfit for presidency
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
Representative Katherine Clark, one of a scattered group of Democrats who has publicly criticized Baker. US Representative Niki Tsongas, too, said the race for the White House had diverted attention from state-level politics. “I’m not worried... Read more
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Boston Globe
Democrats at state convention focus on Trump as unfit for presidencyRepresentative Katherine Clark, one of a scattered group of Democrats who has p
Democrats at state convention focus on Trump as unfit for presidency
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
Representative Katherine Clark, one of a scattered group of Democrats who has publicly criticized Baker. US Representative Niki Tsongas, too, said the race for the White House had diverted attention from state-level politics. “I’m not worried... Read more
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MLive.com
Federal law that would help Michigan factory is corporate cronyism, says conservative groupwhich the company like most of the footwear industry supports, Jeppesen said.
Federal law that would help Michigan factory is corporate cronyism, says conservative group
MLive.com / Posted 24 days ago
which the company like most of the footwear industry supports, Jeppesen said. A major victory came in April when Rep. Niki Tsongas, D-Mass., successfully dropped a requirement for U.S.-made athletic shoes into the annual National Defense... Read more

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