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Gawker
America's Last Coal Baron Has a Lot of Super PAC Cash to Givedead now—would be a logical candidate for someone like Murray to support. In De
America's Last Coal Baron Has a Lot of Super PAC Cash to Give
Gawker / Posted 12 minutes ago
dead now—would be a logical candidate for someone like Murray to support. In December, Cruz, who is the chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Space, Science, and Competitiveness, convened a hearing titled “Data or Dogma? Promoting Open Inquiry... Read more
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Breitbart
Exclusive Chart: Deportation Budget Grows 25 Percent While Deportations Plummetsubstantially over the past four years, the number of actual removals has plumm
Exclusive Chart: Deportation Budget Grows 25 Percent While Deportations Plummet
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
substantially over the past four years, the number of actual removals has plummeted. A new chart and analysis from the Senate Subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest, obtained exclusively by Breitbart News, details the extent to... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Biggest fight in treasuries pits Citadel against Citigroupto any regulator on a routine basis in the cash Treasury market,” Federal Reser
Biggest fight in treasuries pits Citadel against Citigroup
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted yesterday
to any regulator on a routine basis in the cash Treasury market,” Federal Reserve Governor Jerome Powell said at an April Senate subcommittee hearing. “So doing the analysis to deal with one 12-minute trade event took almost a year.” Both banks... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Senate Subcommittee Presents Fully Funded D.S.S. BudgetColumbia, SC (WLTX) - A Senate Subcommittee has fully funded the Department of
Senate Subcommittee Presents Fully Funded D.S.S. Budget
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 4 days ago
Columbia, SC (WLTX) - A Senate Subcommittee has fully funded the Department of Social Service's budget requests for this year. Subcommittees presented their budget reports in the Senate Thursday, ahead of budget talks starting Tuesday morning. DSS... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Two Human Rights Defenders From Occupied Palestine Navigate the Politics of Capitol Hillincluding with one of the most knowledgable foreign policy staffers. Sourani a
Two Human Rights Defenders From Occupied Palestine Navigate the Politics of Capitol Hill
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 days ago
including with one of the most knowledgable foreign policy staffers. Sourani and Jabarin's first meeting took place at the Senate Subcommittee on State and Foreign Operations in the office of Tim Rieser, a longtime aide to Democratic Senator... Read more
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Island Packet
Teens could get 10 years in prison under proposed dating-violence billviolence with a romantic partner could be sentenced to up to 10 years in prison
Teens could get 10 years in prison under proposed dating-violence bill
Island Packet / Posted 5 days ago
violence with a romantic partner could be sentenced to up to 10 years in prison under a bill discussed Wednesday by a Senate subcommittee. Making violence in teen dating situations a felony is needed to address a history of domestic violence... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Investigators tight-lipped in 'cold-blooded massacre' of Pike County, OH familyviolence bill gets new voices during Senate hearing Ridge View High School stu
Investigators tight-lipped in 'cold-blooded massacre' of Pike County, OH family
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 5 days ago
violence bill gets new voices during Senate hearing Ridge View High School students testified Wednesday before a senate subcommittee in hopes of getting better protections for teens against dating violence. Ridge View High School... Read more
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CBS News
Group seeks records tied to Eisenhower anti-gay orderorder came at a time of widespread anti-gay discrimination authorized at the hi
Group seeks records tied to Eisenhower anti-gay order
CBS News / Posted 5 days ago
order came at a time of widespread anti-gay discrimination authorized at the highest levels of government, including a 1950 Senate subcommittee report that concluded that gays were unsuitable as federal employees. Under a "sex deviate program" put... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Carter troubled by House GOP plan to cut wartime moneyby the president for the full year," Thornberry said. "There will be enough for
Carter troubled by House GOP plan to cut wartime money
The Oklahoman / Posted 5 days ago
by the president for the full year," Thornberry said. "There will be enough for roughly six months." Carter told the Senate subcommittee that Thornberry's plan actually degrades combat readiness by retaining troops and buying equipment that... Read more
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FOX News
Carter troubled by House GOP plan to cut wartime moneyby the president for the full year," Thornberry said. "There will be enough for
Carter troubled by House GOP plan to cut wartime money
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
by the president for the full year," Thornberry said. "There will be enough for roughly six months." Carter told the Senate subcommittee that Thornberry's plan actually degrades combat readiness by retaining troops and buying equipment that... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
APNewsBreak: Suit seeks records tied to Ike's anti-gay orderorder came at a time of widespread anti-gay discrimination authorized at the hi
APNewsBreak: Suit seeks records tied to Ike's anti-gay order
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 6 days ago
order came at a time of widespread anti-gay discrimination authorized at the highest levels of government, including a 1950 Senate subcommittee report that concluded that gays were unsuitable as federal employees. Under a "sex deviate program" put... Read more
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The Columbian
Suit seeks records tied to Ike’s anti-gay orderorder came at a time of widespread anti-gay discrimination authorized at the hi
Suit seeks records tied to Ike’s anti-gay order
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
order came at a time of widespread anti-gay discrimination authorized at the highest levels of government, including a 1950 Senate subcommittee report that concluded that gays were unsuitable as federal employees. Under a “sex deviate program” put... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Suit seeks records tied to Ike's anti-gay orderorder came at a time of widespread anti-gay discrimination authorized at the hi
Suit seeks records tied to Ike's anti-gay order
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
order came at a time of widespread anti-gay discrimination authorized at the highest levels of government, including a 1950 Senate subcommittee report that concluded that gays were unsuitable as federal employees. Under a "sex deviate program" put... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Carter troubled by House GOP plan to cut wartime moneyby the president for the full year," Thornberry said. "There will be enough for
Carter troubled by House GOP plan to cut wartime money
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 6 days ago
by the president for the full year," Thornberry said. "There will be enough for roughly six months." Carter told the Senate subcommittee that Thornberry's plan actually degrades combat readiness by retaining troops and buying equipment that... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Carter says he troubled by House plan to cut wartime moneywartime funding by $18 billion to pay for weapons and troops the Pentagon didn'
Carter says he troubled by House plan to cut wartime money
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 6 days ago
wartime funding by $18 billion to pay for weapons and troops the Pentagon didn't request. Testifying Wednesday before a Senate subcommittee, Carter says the plan advocated by Rep. Mac Thornberry of Texas gambles with warfighting money at a time... Read more
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Salon.com
Carter says he troubled by House plan to cut wartime moneywartime funding by $18 billion to pay for weapons and troops the Pentagon didn’
Carter says he troubled by House plan to cut wartime money
Salon.com / Posted 6 days ago
wartime funding by $18 billion to pay for weapons and troops the Pentagon didn’t request. Testifying Wednesday before a Senate subcommittee, Carter says the plan advocated by Rep. Mac Thornberry of Texas gambles with warfighting money at a time... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angry Student Protests Have Put Rape Back On South Africa's Agendapolicy. It offers several gender courses and is home to the student-driven Gend
Angry Student Protests Have Put Rape Back On South Africa's Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
policy. It offers several gender courses and is home to the student-driven Gender Action Project as well as having a Senate subcommittee called the Gender Action Forum. But to think this is to miss the major point. Initiatives like these,... Read more
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Island Packet
SC delegation, Putin agree: Obama’s MOX shutdown would breach treatyHouse Armed Services Committee on Wednesday, a meeting that will likely last we
SC delegation, Putin agree: Obama’s MOX shutdown would breach treaty
Island Packet / Posted 7 days ago
House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday, a meeting that will likely last well past midnight and include MOX funding. A Senate subcommittee last week voted for the reduced level of $270 million in the federal budget, just enough to stop... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Student protests have put rape back on SA’s agendapolicy. It offers several gender courses and is home to the student-driven Gend
Student protests have put rape back on SA’s agenda
Eye Witness News / Posted 7 days ago
policy. It offers several gender courses and is home to the student-driven Gender Action Project as well as having a Senate subcommittee called the Gender Action Forum. But to think this is to miss the major point. Initiatives like these,... Read more
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Breitbart
Border Patrol Apprehends More Than 33K Illegal Immigrants — 1,075 Per Day — in Marchare released into the interior of the U.S. with notices to appear in immigratio
Border Patrol Apprehends More Than 33K Illegal Immigrants — 1,075 Per Day — in March
Breitbart / Posted 11 days ago
are released into the interior of the U.S. with notices to appear in immigration court, many simply abscond. According the Senate Subcommittee on Immigration and the National Interest, just 3.6 percent of the “unaccompanied children” apprehended... Read more
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The Signal
Terri Lovell: American workers are being sold outthe IT field since the late 1990s, and can be paid as much as 40%-50% less than
Terri Lovell: American workers are being sold out
The Signal / Posted 11 days ago
the IT field since the late 1990s, and can be paid as much as 40%-50% less than American workers in the same job. At the Senate Subcommittee hearings, evidence was provided that claims of American STEM worker shortages are bogus. In fact, there... Read more
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TribLIVE
GOP split over bid to give families of 9/11 victims right to sue Saudisbill, I don't think, is yet in its final form,” Corker said. “It matters to me
GOP split over bid to give families of 9/11 victims right to sue Saudis
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
bill, I don't think, is yet in its final form,” Corker said. “It matters to me what it says.” Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he'll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Senate panel hears support for Wyden, Merkley wildlands billcreate new wilderness, expand another, add recreation areas Sens. Ron Wyden an
Senate panel hears support for Wyden, Merkley wildlands bill
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
create new wilderness, expand another, add recreation areas Sens. Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., said Thursday the Senate Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining heard from a broad array of conservation, sportsmen and fish and... Read more
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The Columbian
Republican senators concerned over colleague’s Sept. 11 billbill, I don’t think, is yet in its final form,” Corker said. “It matters to me
Republican senators concerned over colleague’s Sept. 11 bill
The Columbian / Posted 12 days ago
bill, I don’t think, is yet in its final form,” Corker said. “It matters to me what it says.” Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he’ll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
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Salon.com
Republican senators concerned over colleague’s Sept. 11 billbill, I don’t think, is yet in its final form,” Corker said. “It matters to me
Republican senators concerned over colleague’s Sept. 11 bill
Salon.com / Posted 12 days ago
bill, I don’t think, is yet in its final form,” Corker said. “It matters to me what it says.” Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he’ll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Republican senators concerned over colleague's Sept. 11 billbill, I don't think, is yet in its final form," Corker said. "It matters to me
Republican senators concerned over colleague's Sept. 11 bill
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
bill, I don't think, is yet in its final form," Corker said. "It matters to me what it says." Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he'll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
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CBS News
GOP senators divided over 9/11 billbill, I don't think, is yet in its final form," Corker said. "It matters to me
GOP senators divided over 9/11 bill
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
bill, I don't think, is yet in its final form," Corker said. "It matters to me what it says." Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he'll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
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The Seattle Times
GOP senators express concerns over colleague's Sept. 11 billbill, I don’t think, is yet in its final form,” Corker said. “It matters to me
GOP senators express concerns over colleague's Sept. 11 bill
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 days ago
bill, I don’t think, is yet in its final form,” Corker said. “It matters to me what it says.” Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he’ll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
GOP senators express concerns over colleague's Sept. 11 billbill, I don't think, is yet in its final form," Corker said. "It matters to me
GOP senators express concerns over colleague's Sept. 11 bill
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 12 days ago
bill, I don't think, is yet in its final form," Corker said. "It matters to me what it says." Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he'll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
137 related stories
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The News-Times
GOP senators express concerns over colleague's Sept. 11 billrelease U.S. intelligence that allegedly discusses possible Saudi involvement i
GOP senators express concerns over colleague's Sept. 11 bill
The News-Times / Posted 12 days ago
release U.S. intelligence that allegedly discusses possible Saudi involvement in the attacks. Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he'll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
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Denver Post
GOP senators express concerns over colleague's Sept. 11 billbill, I don't think, is yet in its final form," Corker said. "It matters to me
GOP senators express concerns over colleague's Sept. 11 bill
Denver Post / Posted 12 days ago
bill, I don't think, is yet in its final form," Corker said. "It matters to me what it says." Graham, the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, has said he'll block the bill from moving to the Senate floor until changes... Read more
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The Hill
Top Republican takes aim at EPA rules at budget hearingDuring a hearing of a Senate subcommittee overseeing EPA funding, panel chairwo
Top Republican takes aim at EPA rules at budget hearing
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
During a hearing of a Senate subcommittee overseeing EPA funding, panel chairwoman Murkowski took aim the agency’s clean water rule, a proposed methane regulation and a funding request for implementing a climate change rule, all of which are major... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Term-limits proposals floating in General AssemblyListed as up for consideration in an Illinois Senate subcommittee Tuesday morni
Term-limits proposals floating in General Assembly
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Listed as up for consideration in an Illinois Senate subcommittee Tuesday morning were 30 separate proposals for amendments to the Illinois Constitution. Eight of them addressed one particular issue: term limits for the four legislative leaders,... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Transgender students face challenges from Columbia and in the classroomThis is a hope he shares with students all across the state and the country. T
Transgender students face challenges from Columbia and in the classroom
Charleston City Paper / Posted 13 days ago
This is a hope he shares with students all across the state and the country. The View from Columbia Last week during a Senate subcommittee hearing, Sens. Lee Bright and Joel Lourie heard from members of the transgender community, LGBT... Read more
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Island Packet
$2.2 billion SC road plan would not build new roadsproposed projects, including building Interstate 73 to Myrtle Beach or extendin
$2.2 billion SC road plan would not build new roads
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
proposed projects, including building Interstate 73 to Myrtle Beach or extending Interstate 526 in Charleston, a Senate subcommittee said Tuesday in signing off on the added spending. The money would be raised by diverting revenue from... Read more
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ABC News
Sept. 11 Families Upset by White House Effort to Derail Billthis mean because what we do could bite us later," Graham said. Graham, a reti
Sept. 11 Families Upset by White House Effort to Derail Bill
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
this mean because what we do could bite us later," Graham said. Graham, a retired Air Force lawyer and the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, said his concerns are rooted in the various groups the United States supports... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Sept. 11 families upset by White House effort to derail billthis mean because what we do could bite us later," Graham said. Graham, a reti
Sept. 11 families upset by White House effort to derail bill
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 13 days ago
this mean because what we do could bite us later," Graham said. Graham, a retired Air Force lawyer and the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, said his concerns are rooted in the various groups the United States supports... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
CTA in line for $100 million for Red Line Northline, thanks to a little bit of Washington magic. Tucked into the transportati
CTA in line for $100 million for Red Line North
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 14 days ago
line, thanks to a little bit of Washington magic. Tucked into the transportation appropriation bill approved today by the Senate Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development was $332 million in "core capacity" projects nationwide... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Families of Sept. 11 victims 'distressed' by White House attempt to derail Saudi Arabia lawsuitthis mean because what we do could bite us later," Graham said. Graham, a reti
Families of Sept. 11 victims 'distressed' by White House attempt to derail Saudi Arabia lawsuit
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
this mean because what we do could bite us later," Graham said. Graham, a retired Air Force lawyer and the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, said his concerns are rooted in the various groups the United States supports... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Sept. 11 families upset by White House effort to derail billthis mean because what we do could bite us later," Graham said. Graham, a reti
Sept. 11 families upset by White House effort to derail bill
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 14 days ago
this mean because what we do could bite us later," Graham said. Graham, a retired Air Force lawyer and the chairman of the Senate subcommittee that controls foreign aid, said his concerns are rooted in the various groups the United States supports... Read more
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The Hill
Appropriations subcommittee backs transportation spending billA Senate subcommittee on Tuesday swiftly approved a $56.5 billion transportatio
Appropriations subcommittee backs transportation spending bill
The Hill / Posted 14 days ago
A Senate subcommittee on Tuesday swiftly approved a $56.5 billion transportation spending bill, sending the legislation to the full panel. During a brief markup, the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
State senator expects "bathroom bill" to meet quick demiseTwo hearings took place last week regarding Sen. Lee Bright’s “bathroom bill’ a
State senator expects "bathroom bill" to meet quick demise
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 14 days ago
Two hearings took place last week regarding Sen. Lee Bright’s “bathroom bill’ at the Senate subcommittee level. However, the bill is getting for more attention than bills usually do at that stage of the legislative process. This proposal from the... Read more
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FOX Carolina
State senator expects "bathroom bill" to meet quick demiseTwo hearings took place last week regarding Sen. Lee Bright’s “bathroom bill’ a
State senator expects "bathroom bill" to meet quick demise
FOX Carolina / Posted 14 days ago
Two hearings took place last week regarding Sen. Lee Bright’s “bathroom bill’ at the Senate subcommittee level. However, the bill is getting for more attention than bills usually do at that stage of the legislative process. This proposal from the... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
State senator expects "bathroom bill" to meet quick demiseTwo hearings took place last week regarding Sen. Lee Bright’s “bathroom bill’ a
State senator expects "bathroom bill" to meet quick demise
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 14 days ago
Two hearings took place last week regarding Sen. Lee Bright’s “bathroom bill’ at the Senate subcommittee level. However, the bill is getting for more attention than bills usually do at that stage of the legislative process. This proposal from the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Automatic voter registration plan draws cheers, concernscurrent process creates an unnecessary barrier for citizens to exercise their f
Automatic voter registration plan draws cheers, concerns
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
current process creates an unnecessary barrier for citizens to exercise their fundamental right to vote," Manar told a Senate subcommittee last week. "And it's an inefficient use of taxpayer dollars." Critics aren't so sure. They worry that... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Can Amy Schumer defeat ISIS?jet or bomb. I'm talking "Borat." And maybe even Chris Rock and Amy Schumer. A
Can Amy Schumer defeat ISIS?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 15 days ago
jet or bomb. I'm talking "Borat." And maybe even Chris Rock and Amy Schumer. At least that's what U2 frontman Bono told a Senate subcommittee last week, citing Sacha Baron Cohen, Rock and Schumer by name as he told the senators, "I think comedy... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Congress split over F-35 funds for Eielson Air Force Baseconstruction funding the Eielson Air Force Base should receive to prepare for t
Congress split over F-35 funds for Eielson Air Force Base
Juneau Empire / Posted 16 days ago
construction funding the Eielson Air Force Base should receive to prepare for two new squadrons of F-35 fighter jets. A Senate subcommittee approved $295 million Wednesday for construction during the 2017 fiscal year. A House committee voted to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
A phony STEM shortage and the scandal of engineering visas -- how American jobs get outsourcedwhich time he was expected to train his replacement. "My co-workers and I felt
A phony STEM shortage and the scandal of engineering visas -- how American jobs get outsourced
Chicago Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
which time he was expected to train his replacement. "My co-workers and I felt extremely betrayed by Disney," he told a Senate subcommittee Thursday. "They were going to simply cast us aside for their financial benefit.... I followed my dream of... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
SC panel hears from foes, supporters of transgender bathroom billpeople from using the bathroom ...GoUpstate.comApril 13, 2016 4:00 PM

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SC panel hears from foes, supporters of transgender bathroom bill
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
people from using the bathroom ...GoUpstate.comApril 13, 2016 4:00 PM

COLUMBIA — A Spartanburg woman told a state Senate subcommittee Wednesday that a bill preventing transgender people from using the bathroom of their choice is based on... Read more

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Inquirier.net
Poe hits Duterte: Do your researchinto the corruption allegations against resigned Philippine National Police chi
Poe hits Duterte: Do your research
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
into the corruption allegations against resigned Philippine National Police chief Alan Purisima. She is also chair of the Senate subcommittee on public services that investigated the corruption allegations surrounding the Metro Rail Transit... Read more
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