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Boston Globe
WWII veteran gets prestigious French honor, 72 years laterFreland said. “We do think that he is a hero, like a lot of veterans. They are
WWII veteran gets prestigious French honor, 72 years later
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
Freland said. “We do think that he is a hero, like a lot of veterans. They are still our heros.” State Representative Niki Tsongas, who serves Polewarczyk’s home town of Dracut, said the award speaks to the multi-generational devotion to... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Made-in-USA provision one step closer to approvalDepartment to buy U.S.-made sneakers has cleared the U.S. House. The provision
Made-in-USA provision one step closer to approval
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 11 days ago
Department to buy U.S.-made sneakers has cleared the U.S. House. The provision added by Reps. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts was included in the defense spending bill approved Wednesday night by the House. The proposal... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Made-in-USA provision 1 step closer to approvalDepartment to buy U.S.-made sneakers has cleared the U.S. House. The provision
Made-in-USA provision 1 step closer to approval
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
Department to buy U.S.-made sneakers has cleared the U.S. House. The provision added by Reps. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts was included in the defense spending bill approved Wednesday night by the House. The proposal... Read more
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The Hill
Requirement for women to register for draft stripped from billWhat would happen if we did away with it? If we do have it, who’s going to be i
Requirement for women to register for draft stripped from bill
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
What would happen if we did away with it? If we do have it, who’s going to be involved?” In opposing Tuesday’s rule, Rep. Niki Tsongas (D-Mass.) said it prevents the very debate Republicans are asking for. “This rule precludes Congress from... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bill would encourage police to help addicts find treatmentpolicies and programs need real resources behind them to be effective,’’ he sai
Bill would encourage police to help addicts find treatment
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
policies and programs need real resources behind them to be effective,’’ he said. Those concerns were echoed by Rep. Niki Tsongas, who also faulted Republican leaders for failing to provide new funds. ‘‘While there were positive steps taken... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Bill would encourage police to help addicts find treatmentpolicies and programs need real resources behind them to be effective,” he said
Bill would encourage police to help addicts find treatment
WWLP Springfield / Posted 17 days ago
policies and programs need real resources behind them to be effective,” he said. Those concerns were echoed by Rep. Niki Tsongas, who also faulted Republican leaders for failing to provide new funds. “While there were positive steps taken... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Berkshire Newsmaker | Six questions for Carole Owensfundraiser for preserving the region's history, she was honored on Wednesday by
Berkshire Newsmaker | Six questions for Carole Owens
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 23 days ago
fundraiser for preserving the region's history, she was honored on Wednesday by Preservation Massachusetts with the Paul & Niki Tsongas Award. Eagle correspondent Christopher Marcisz spoke with her: 1. How did your interest in old homes begin? My... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
State Historical Commission honors two recently restored Pittsfield buildingsin designing Hotel on North. On Wednesday, the commission will bestow on Hunt a
State Historical Commission honors two recently restored Pittsfield buildings
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 27 days ago
in designing Hotel on North. On Wednesday, the commission will bestow on Hunt a Preservation Massachusetts 2016 Paul and Niki Tsongas Award as part of this year's theme, "Women in Preservation." "She did great work as she could see past the... Read more
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CBS News
New Balance's sneaker fight with Pentagon hits Congressprovide a better value to American taxpayers by ensuring that U.S. taxpayer mon
New Balance's sneaker fight with Pentagon hits Congress
CBS News / Posted 27 days ago
provide a better value to American taxpayers by ensuring that U.S. taxpayer money is spent on U.S.-made goods," U.S. Rep Niki Tsongas (D-Mass.), whose district includes a New Balance plant and is a sponsor of the amendment, said in a... Read more
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CNBC
The US military may soon be forced to buy American sneakersbrand has the capability to make all sneaker components in the country. If sig
The US military may soon be forced to buy American sneakers
CNBC / Posted 27 days ago
brand has the capability to make all sneaker components in the country. If signed into law, the bill by Massachusetts Rep. Niki Tsongas and Maine Rep. Bruce Poliquin would mean that around 150,000 pairs of shoes would be manufactured in America for... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Who Needs Superdelegates?MA Rep. Clinton 314 Jim McGovern MA Rep. Clinton 315 Seth Moulton MA Rep. Cli
Who Needs Superdelegates?
Op-Ed News / Posted 28 days ago
MA Rep. Clinton 314 Jim McGovern MA Rep. Clinton 315 Seth Moulton MA Rep. Clinton 316 Richard Neal MA Rep. Clinton 317 Niki Tsongas MA Rep. Clinton 318 Ed Markey MA Sen. Clinton 319 Virginia Barnes MA DNC None 320 Debra Kozikowski MA DNC... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bill to force Pentagon to shift to US-made sneakers may help New Balancewaiting for years for the Department of Defense to buy athletic shoes that are
Bill to force Pentagon to shift to US-made sneakers may help New Balance
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
waiting for years for the Department of Defense to buy athletic shoes that are made in this country. If US representatives Niki Tsongas and Bruce Poliquin have their way, the Boston sneaker maker won’t have to wait much longer. The House of... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Made-in-USA provision included in military spending proposalproposal Posted Apr. 28, 2016 at 10:38 AM SKOWHEGAN, Maine - Republican Rep.
Made-in-USA provision included in military spending proposal
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
proposal Posted Apr. 28, 2016 at 10:38 AM SKOWHEGAN, Maine - Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts are making progress in their effort to make the Defense Department buy U.S.-made sneakers.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Poliquin celebrates vote that may help Maine footwear makerCommittee voted unanimously to add the language to the National Defense Authori
Poliquin celebrates vote that may help Maine footwear maker
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
Committee voted unanimously to add the language to the National Defense Authorization Act after Poliquin and U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas, D-Massachusetts, worked to muster bipartisan support. “We had to write a new law to have [the Pentagon’ follow... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Defense Spending Bill is Burdened Once Again with Unrelated Anti-Wildlife Ridersis necessary for continued training exercises on and adjacent to the refuge. “
Defense Spending Bill is Burdened Once Again with Unrelated Anti-Wildlife Riders
CommonDreams.org / Posted 1 months ago
is necessary for continued training exercises on and adjacent to the refuge. “Defenders of Wildlife thanks Representatives Niki Tsongas (D-MA 3rd and Tim Walz (D-MN 1st) for working to remove the sage-grouse rider from the bill. We also greatly... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Made-in-USA provision included in military spending proposalSKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) - Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic
Made-in-USA provision included in military spending proposal
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 1 months ago
SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) - Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts are making progress in their effort to make the Defense Department buy U.S.-made sneakers. Tsongas, a member of the Armed Services... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Made-in-USA provision included in military spending proposalSKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) -- Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic
Made-in-USA provision included in military spending proposal
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 1 months ago
SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) -- Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts are making progress in their effort to make the Defense Department buy U.S.-made sneakers. Tsongas, a member of the Armed Services... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Made-in-USA provision included in military spending proposalSKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) -- Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic
Made-in-USA provision included in military spending proposal
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 1 months ago
SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) -- Republican Rep. Bruce Poliquin of Maine and Democratic Rep. Niki Tsongas of Massachusetts are making progress in their effort to make the Defense Department buy U.S.-made sneakers. Tsongas, a member of the Armed Services... Read more
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Boston Globe
A rundown on Boston-area college commencementsRichard E. Neal. New England College of Optometry May 15, Back Bay Events Cen
A rundown on Boston-area college commencements
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
Richard E. Neal. New England College of Optometry May 15, Back Bay Events Center, Boston Speaker: US Representative Niki Tsongas Graduates: 118 O.D. degree (8 who will also receive an M.S. degree) Honorary degrees: Tsongas, Dr. Kenneth... Read more

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