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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Palo Alto: Committee seeks answers to growing problems with airplane noisemake final recommendations in November to Congress via Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Menl
Palo Alto: Committee seeks answers to growing problems with airplane noise
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
make final recommendations in November to Congress via Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park; Jackie Speier, D-Hillsborough; and Sam Farr, D-Carmel. The Select Committee, chaired by Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian, had its first working... Read more
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The Mercury News
Committee seeks answers to growing problems with airplane noisemake final recommendations in November to Congress via Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Menl
Committee seeks answers to growing problems with airplane noise
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
make final recommendations in November to Congress via Reps. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park; Jackie Speier, D-Hillsborough; and Sam Farr, D-Carmel. The Select Committee, chaired by Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian, had its first working... Read more
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The Comet
‘It’s made a massive return’ – Pokémon Go takes Stevenage and North Herts by storma massive return’ – Pokémon Go takes Stevenage and North Herts by storm A Mach
‘It’s made a massive return’ – Pokémon Go takes Stevenage and North Herts by storm
The Comet / Posted 6 days ago
a massive return’ – Pokémon Go takes Stevenage and North Herts by storm A Machop shopping in Asda in Stevenage. Photo: Sam Farr Pack up your Poké Balls! Since Pokémon Go had its UK release last week, gamers in Stevenage and North Herts have... Read more
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The Mercury News
Ocean monument: Growing momentum for Obama to establish new Pacific marine preserves before leaving officefishing organization. "The fishing community says it doesn't." On Thursday, th
Ocean monument: Growing momentum for Obama to establish new Pacific marine preserves before leaving office
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
fishing organization. "The fishing community says it doesn't." On Thursday, the campaign received a boost when Rep. Sam Farr, D-Carmel, and Rep. Ted Lieu, D-Los Angeles, introduced a bill to establish a new "California Seamounts and Ridges... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Boxer, Feinstein take opposing stands on GMO labeling billSteve Knight of Lancaster. Democrats against it included Julia Brownley of West
Boxer, Feinstein take opposing stands on GMO labeling bill
The Record Searchlight / Posted 19 days ago
Steve Knight of Lancaster. Democrats against it included Julia Brownley of Westlake Village, Lois Capps of Santa Barbara, Sam Farr of Carmel and Raul Ruiz of Palm Desert. The California Farm Bureau Federation supports the current Senate bill, its... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Feinstein supports food labeling bill, but Boxer calls it a ‘sham’Steve Knight of Lancaster. Democrats against it included Julia Brownley of West
Feinstein supports food labeling bill, but Boxer calls it a ‘sham’
Ventura County Star / Posted 19 days ago
Steve Knight of Lancaster. Democrats against it included Julia Brownley of Westlake Village, Lois Capps of Santa Barbara, Sam Farr of Carmel and Raul Ruiz of Palm Desert. The California Farm Bureau Federation supports the current Senate bill, its... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
House passes bill to save Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta salmonstream segments would receive wild-and-scenic river designation, under the bill
House passes bill to save Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta salmon
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 21 days ago
stream segments would receive wild-and-scenic river designation, under the bill that Denham introduced with retiring Rep. Sam Farr, D-Carmel. “It’s a good bipartisan effort,” Denham said of his bill last year. The House was also set to consider... Read more
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Roll Call
Party Pay Gap: House Democrats Spend More On Staff Than GOPmore spending for a particular quarter in filings later in the year. Another s
Party Pay Gap: House Democrats Spend More On Staff Than GOP
Roll Call / Posted 22 days ago
more spending for a particular quarter in filings later in the year. Another supporter of higher staff pay is Rep. Sam Farr, who successfully introduced an amendment that would increase members’ allowances by roughly $19,000 each to the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The future of self-driving carsa high of 89 degrees. San Diego will have clouds and a high of 74. This week’s
The future of self-driving cars
Los Angeles Times / Posted 23 days ago
a high of 89 degrees. San Diego will have clouds and a high of 74. This week’s birthdays for notable Californians: Rep. Sam Farr (July 4, 1941), Rep. Judy Chu (July 7, 1953) and Rep. Tom McClintock (July 10, 1956). If you have a memory or story... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Republicans rule the Congress roostHow can that be since the ? You blame everything bad on President Barack Obama
Republicans rule the Congress roost
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 24 days ago
How can that be since the ? You blame everything bad on President Barack Obama and Rep. Sam Farr, when in actuality they are in the minority. It used to be both parties could compromise on issues but now it’s... Read more
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KSBW Salinas
New American citizens sworn in during Gilroy ceremonyAND SHE HAS DREAMED OF VOTING. VOTE? >> I'VE ALREADY SIGNED THE REGISTRATION FO
New American citizens sworn in during Gilroy ceremony
KSBW Salinas / Posted 25 days ago
AND SHE HAS DREAMED OF VOTING. VOTE? >> I'VE ALREADY SIGNED THE REGISTRATION FORM. THEY ARE IN HERE. BRITTANY: CONGRESSMAN SAM FARR WHO ALSO CELEBRATES HIS BIRTHDAY ON INDEPENDENCE DAY ASKED THAT EACH NEW CITIZEN REGISTER TO VOTE AS HIS BIRTHDAY... Read more
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Roll Call
Staffer Raise Might Pay for Daily Coffeeof staff pay stagnation in part due to lawmakers who wanted to make a show of a
Staffer Raise Might Pay for Daily Coffee
Roll Call / Posted 25 days ago
of staff pay stagnation in part due to lawmakers who wanted to make a show of austerity during tight budget years, said Sam Farr, a retiring Democratic House member from California. "We are really doing a disservice to our institution by not... Read more
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Roll Call
Hill Salary Increase Proposal Won't Amount to Muchof staff pay stagnation in part due to lawmakers who wanted to make a show of a
Hill Salary Increase Proposal Won't Amount to Much
Roll Call / Posted 27 days ago
of staff pay stagnation in part due to lawmakers who wanted to make a show of austerity during tight budget years, said Sam Farr, a retiring Democratic House member from California. "We are really doing a disservice to our institution by not... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Hundreds Turn Out to Vent About Noisy Airplaneswas that the noise disturbs sleep and the ability to get work done at home. U.
Hundreds Turn Out to Vent About Noisy Airplanes
NBC Bay Area / Posted 27 days ago
was that the noise disturbs sleep and the ability to get work done at home. U.S. Reps. Jackie Speier, Anna Eshoo and Sam Farr will study possible solutions before they present proposals to the FAA. Some have filed lawsuits while others were... Read more
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International Business Times
Hackers bring down US House Democrats' websites following gun control sit-in affected, are representatives Earl Blumenauer, John Carney, Rosa DeLauro, Lloyd
Hackers bring down US House Democrats' websites following gun control sit-in
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
affected, are representatives Earl Blumenauer, John Carney, Rosa DeLauro, Lloyd Doggett, Tammy Duckworth, Donna Edwards, Sam Farr, Tulsi Gabbard, Alan Grayson, Marcy Kaptur, William Keating, John Larson, Jim McDermott, Richard Neal, Ed... Read more
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East Bay Express
Congress Moves to Legalize Cannabis Banking, ResearchAndy Harris from Maryland, Oregon Democrat Earl Blumenauer, Virginia Republican
Congress Moves to Legalize Cannabis Banking, Research
East Bay Express / Posted 28 days ago
Andy Harris from Maryland, Oregon Democrat Earl Blumenauer, Virginia Republican H. Morgan Griffith, and California Democrat Sam Farr introduced the Medical Marijuana Research Act of 2016, which would remove barriers to cannabis research. A group of... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Help enact common sense gun controlwere killed and 231 were injured. Stand with me to enact common-sense gun cont
Help enact common sense gun control
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 28 days ago
were killed and 231 were injured. Stand with me to enact common-sense gun control to make our communities safer. — Rep. Sam Farr, D-Carmel Comprehensive gun control is badly needed Once again, following the tragic shooting in Orlando, gun... Read more
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Roll Call
Spanish-Speaking Members Bring Camaraderie, Constituent Comforttransformed their lives. “There’s a saying in Spanish that for every language
Spanish-Speaking Members Bring Camaraderie, Constituent Comfort
Roll Call / Posted 29 days ago
transformed their lives. “There’s a saying in Spanish that for every language you learn, you gain another soul,” said Rep. Sam Farr (D-Calif.), who learned Spanish during a Peace Corps trip to Colombia. “It’s true. It’s absolutely true. With that... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
Rep. Sam Farr participates in House democrat sit-inattempt to pass bills calling for more gun control on Tuesday. More from Centr
Rep. Sam Farr participates in House democrat sit-in
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 1 months ago
attempt to pass bills calling for more gun control on Tuesday. More from Central Coast News Central Coast Congressman Sam Farr participated in the sit-in, posting pictures from the House floor. Democrats are looking to expand background... Read more

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