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The Huffington Post
GOP Votes To Block Obama's Action On LGBT Job Discriminationvote at all (we can't tell who that one was yet): Reps. Mac Thornberry (Texas),
GOP Votes To Block Obama's Action On LGBT Job Discrimination
The Huffington Post / Posted 51 minutes ago
vote at all (we can't tell who that one was yet): Reps. Mac Thornberry (Texas), Walter Jones (N.C.), Vicki Hartzler (Mo.), Randy Forbes (Va.), Jeff Miller (Fla.), Austin Scott (Ga.), Joe Wilson (S.C.), Mo Brooks (Ala.), Richard Nugent (Fla.), Rob... Read more
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Daily Press
April 23 Letters: Hampton School Board, internet taxes, political partiesis why requiring out-of-state online sellers to collect sales tax is such an im
April 23 Letters: Hampton School Board, internet taxes, political parties
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
is why requiring out-of-state online sellers to collect sales tax is such an important issue, and why I urge Congressman Randy Forbes and the rest of the Virginia delegation to support the Remote Transactions Parity Act (RTPA). A free... Read more
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Daily Press
Wakefield Ruritan Club aims to make Shad Planking great againand marketing for Ella Ward, who's looking to win the 4th Congressional Distric
Wakefield Ruritan Club aims to make Shad Planking great again
Daily Press / Posted 6 days ago
and marketing for Ella Ward, who's looking to win the 4th Congressional District seat currently occupied by U.S. Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Chesapeake. But, Montague added, it's not a Republican event in name only. That's why Ward, the only... Read more
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Air Force Times
Facing Election Fight, Forbes Pushes F-22 RevivalWASHINGTON — Facing a competitive election battle in a new district, US Rep. Ra
Facing Election Fight, Forbes Pushes F-22 Revival
Air Force Times / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON — Facing a competitive election battle in a new district, US Rep. Randy Forbes is leading a popular, if improbable, charge to restart production of Lockheed Martin’s F-22 stealth fighter jet. The longtime Virginia Republican recently... Read more
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Daily Press
Building aircraft carriers faster is one focus of proposed funding billand study how best to build more Virginia class submarines at the shipyard. Th
Building aircraft carriers faster is one focus of proposed funding bill
Daily Press / Posted 10 days ago
and study how best to build more Virginia class submarines at the shipyard. The proposals were released Tuesday by Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Chesapeake. He chairs the seapower panel of the House Armed Services Committee, which has put together its... Read more
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Daily Press
April 18 Letters: Donnie Tuck, submarine funding, November elections, Mike Mullins, Wegmanssign in our front yard! Marla Prow Brown Hampton Other concerns Re: "Wiser
April 18 Letters: Donnie Tuck, submarine funding, November elections, Mike Mullins, Wegmans
Daily Press / Posted 11 days ago
sign in our front yard! Marla Prow Brown Hampton Other concerns Re: "Wiser funding for submarines," April 10. Rep. Randy Forbes is creative in his suggesting new ways to gain more funds for ship-building and the Navy. But what does he have... Read more
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Roll Call
Judges Select New Virginia Congressional Mapseats. The new map would increase the black voting age population in the 4th D
Judges Select New Virginia Congressional Map
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
seats. The new map would increase the black voting age population in the 4th District, currently held by GOP Rep. J. Randy Forbes. Several Democrats have already expressed interest in running for his seat. Compare the changes in lines... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats’ Missed Opportunity in Virginiaswing state. But the March 31 filing deadline passed without Democrats nominat
Democrats’ Missed Opportunity in Virginia
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
swing state. But the March 31 filing deadline passed without Democrats nominating a candidate. Even though GOP Rep. J. Randy Forbes subsequently decided to run for re-election in the 2nd District rather than his 4th District (which was redrawn... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Likely to Bank Trio of GOP House Seatsperformance was 60 percent (up from 48 percent) under the new lines approved ea
Democrats Likely to Bank Trio of GOP House Seats
Roll Call / Posted 14 days ago
performance was 60 percent (up from 48 percent) under the new lines approved earlier this year. The incumbent, GOP Rep. J. Randy Forbes is running for re-election in the 2nd District, where Republican Scott Rigell is retiring at the end of his... Read more
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Canberra Times
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyerand could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injur
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyer
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
and could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injury or death," it said. US Representative J. Randy Forbes, who chairs the House Armed Services subcommittee on seapower, said in a statement that "US naval activity in... Read more
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The Age
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyerand could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injur
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyer
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
and could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injury or death," it said. US Representative J. Randy Forbes, who chairs the House Armed Services subcommittee on seapower, said in a statement that "US naval activity in... Read more
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WA Today
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyerand could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injur
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyer
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
and could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injury or death," it said. US Representative J. Randy Forbes, who chairs the House Armed Services subcommittee on seapower, said in a statement that "US naval activity in... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Russia jets make 'simulated attack' passes near US destroyer, says Washingtonand could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injur
Russia jets make 'simulated attack' passes near US destroyer, says Washington
Bdnews24.com / Posted 15 days ago
and could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injury or death," it said. US Representative J Randy Forbes, who chairs the House Armed Services subcommittee on seapower, said in a statement that "US naval activity in... Read more
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FOX News
'Pig Book' finds earmark spending on the riseexcessive. It cited $20 million for alternative energy research, an expenditure
'Pig Book' finds earmark spending on the rise
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
excessive. It cited $20 million for alternative energy research, an expenditure that House Armed Services Committee member Randy Forbes once scolded Navy Secretary Ray Mabus over in a 2011 hearing. "You're not the secretary of Energy, you're the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyerand could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injur
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyer
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
and could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injury or death," it said. US Representative J. Randy Forbes, who chairs the House Armed Services subcommittee on seapower, said in a statement that "US naval activity in... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Russia jets make 'simulated attack' passes near US destroyercould result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injury or
Russia jets make 'simulated attack' passes near US destroyer
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injury or death," it said. U.S. Representative J. Randy Forbes, who chairs the House Armed Services subcommittee on seapower, said in a statement that "U.S. naval activity in... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyerand could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injur
Russia jets repeatedly 'buzzed' US destroyer
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 16 days ago
and could result in a miscalculation or accident that could cause serious injury or death," it said. US Representative J. Randy Forbes, who chairs the House Armed Services subcommittee on seapower, said in a statement that "US naval activity in... Read more
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Roll Call
Democrats Land Colorado Recruit to Expand House Playing Fieldin Virginia, Democrats picked up an additional safe seat in the 4th District —
Democrats Land Colorado Recruit to Expand House Playing Field
Roll Call / Posted 21 days ago
in Virginia, Democrats picked up an additional safe seat in the 4th District — now effectively an open seat since Rep. J. Randy Forbes is running in the neighboring 2nd District. Democrat Donald McEachin has been named to "Emerging Races" for the... Read more
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Namibia Economist
How redistricting in Virginia changed part of its political landscapethis year, when a federal court re-drew its boundaries to favour a Democrat. Th
How redistricting in Virginia changed part of its political landscape
Namibia Economist / Posted 24 days ago
this year, when a federal court re-drew its boundaries to favour a Democrat. The district's long-time Republican incumbent, Randy Forbes, decided that rather than risk losing, he would simply move: to an open, neighbouring seat friendly to the... Read more
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Daily Press
Candidates vie for open seat in 2nd Congressional Districtended his unsuccessful bid for the state Senate last year with a balance of jus
Candidates vie for open seat in 2nd Congressional District
Daily Press / Posted 29 days ago
ended his unsuccessful bid for the state Senate last year with a balance of just $3,000 in his campaign account. Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Chesapeake, who jumped to the 2nd District after a court-ordered redistricting made the 4th Congressional... Read more
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Daily Press
Assured wins mean we loseof Congress. The one name that kept coming up in last week's arguments before t
Assured wins mean we lose
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
of Congress. The one name that kept coming up in last week's arguments before the Supreme Court was Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Chesapeake The lawyer for the Virginia members of Congress who challenged the lower court's redistricting... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia's Shad Planking political festival gets an overhaul for 2016result of a redistricting case that turned the reliable Republican district int
Virginia's Shad Planking political festival gets an overhaul for 2016
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
result of a redistricting case that turned the reliable Republican district into a likely Democratic one, leading U.S. Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Chesapeake, to try his luck in the 2nd District instead. That race could help bring out more Democrats. Both... Read more
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Daily Press
Virginia Politics: And the 2nd District Democrats are ...?on his legislative priorities in the state Senate. Meanwhile, the Republican w
Virginia Politics: And the 2nd District Democrats are ...?
Daily Press / Posted 1 months ago
on his legislative priorities in the state Senate. Meanwhile, the Republican war of words has intensified. There, Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Chesapeake, is seeking to succeed retiring Rep. Scott Rigell, R-Virginia Beach, after a court-ordered... Read more
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First Coast News
The Navy keeps sidelining its best surface ships. Here's why.some time and space to figure out a replacement for the service’s premier surfa
The Navy keeps sidelining its best surface ships. Here's why.
First Coast News / Posted 1 months ago
some time and space to figure out a replacement for the service’s premier surface combatant. But lawmakers, including Rep. Randy Forbes, R-Virginia, have been skeptical of the plan because of the Navy’s recent efforts to prematurely retire the... Read more

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