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"… and simplify the tax code. He says he would also institute term limits for Congress and ban former members of Congress from lobbying. Pataki also considered …"

"… he would also institute term limits for Congress and ban former members of Congress from lobbying. Pataki also considered presidential bids in 2008 and 2012 …"

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"… interfere with other fundraising efforts supporting Democratic control of Congress. Priorities USA Action leadership shakeup is largely bad news for Obama l …"

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"… reaction that killed dozens more banks and mortgage lenders. Weeks later, Congress approved a $700 billion bailout of the financial system and soon nearly ev …"

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"… e sounds like a man running for re-election. “Contribute now to support Congressman Rangel’s fight for a deal benefiting everyday Americans!” reads a M …"

"… known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership. Click the words and a Rangel for Congress donation page pops up. “Pitch in today to help me enact laws that open …"

"… this is for debt reduction, and he’s not running in 2016,” Rangel for Congress fundraiser Darren Rigger said of the committee’s fundraising efforts of …"

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"… rt by the  Government Accountability Office, the watchdog arm of Congress, that found CMS "could save billions of dollars by improving the accuracy …"

"… y have made their voices heard in Washington, and more than 340 members of Congress have stood in support of Medicare Advantage.” But the whistleblower cas …"

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"… of insisting in August 2010 that the facility be completed merely because Congress had already agreed to fund it. This decision was made over the objections …"

"… es attached to Central Command. He said in a note at the time that because Congress had already approved the construction, shifting those funds to another pro …"

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"… raeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s contentious March 3 address to Congress. Dershowitz confirmed to the Center for Public Integrity that he spoke to …"

"… showitz, a staunch pro-Israel advocate who argued that all members of Congress attend the March 3 speech. Dershowitz didn’t offer details. Another not …"

"… “destructive” to U.S.-Israeli relations. Top Republicans asserted that Congress — independent of the White House — had every right to hear from a fore …"

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"… 4, a 34 percent increase over the previous year. …"

"… put buyers in Clayton loans. In 2010, responding to the financial crisis, Congress adopted sweeping financial reforms as part of the Dodd-Frank Act. Its prov …"

"… ovide a borrower with information about financing. The bill moving through Congress would exempt all mobile-home sales reps from registration unless they rece …"

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"… g federal support despite large risks The USEC aid tale is a tangled one. Congress created USEC as a government-owned corporation in 1992, when the United St …"

"… 00 million more than the Energy Department claimed. According to a former Congressional staff member, speaking on condition he not be named, Poneman was once …"

"… s. “To me,” Poneman began, before changing his terminology, “To us, Congressman, the question is not a specific company and its status. The question is …"

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"… committed.” Cook said he believes the American Chemistry Council wants Congress to gut the power of states to regulate toxic chemicals and give all contro …"

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"… ” among other concerns. Several of them previously worked for members of Congress, according to OpenSecrets.org. Meanwhile, Uber lobbyists advocate for the …"

"… spent at least $7,000 last election cycle on Uber rides are the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, liberal super PAC American Bridge 21st Century, t …"

"… , the National Republican Senatorial Committee and the National Republican Congressional Committee. Politicians are certainly free to travel as they please, …"

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"… spondence. In the last report that Bowen’s agency submitted to Congress, in September 2013, the Schmidts’ case was described as the “biggest c …"

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"… gers just last year alone. That’s 44 percent more than in 2010, the year Congress passed health care reform. The pace of consolidation among hospitals actua …"

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"… orgers but metastasized to engulf the mayor of Camden and seven members of Congress, including two from New Jersey. Yes, that really happened. And there was …"

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"… ring a referendum, along with other related restrictions, “conflict with Congress’s mandate to encourage the deployment of broadband and infrastructure in …"

"… oadband and infrastructure investment. The Commission must, as directed by Congress, take action to remove these barriers.” Below are the six provisions in …"

"… r This and other restrictions North Carolina law imposes “conflict with Congress’s mandate to encourage the deployment of broadband and infrastructure in …"

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"… adversary over requests for medical records. Further, the department said, Congress’ intent when it established the black lung benefits system was “gettin …"

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"… est K Street-operated front group. Schwartz, a former five-term member of Congress who made an unsuccessful bid for Pennsylvania governor last year, announce …"

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"… f spending were limited to $375 million a year — an amount close to what Congress has recently appropriated — the cost of the overall project could e …"

"… rds for cost estimating.” Robinson said the full report was released to Congress April 22, but was considered "for Official Use Only" and would not be publ …"

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"… y have made their voices heard in Washington, and more than 340 members of Congress have stood in support of Medicare Advantage.” But the whistleblower sui …"

"… age programs,” the Government Accountability Office, the watchdog arm of Congress, wrote in its 2015 annual report released earlier this month. On another …"

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"… whack-a-mole. Center for Public Integrity: How hopeful are you that this Congress would consider raising campaign contribution limits? Bopp: What would be …"

"… contribution limits? Bopp: What would be the point of doing something in Congress? [President] Obama’s going to veto it. What would be the point of that e …"

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"… ti-reform advertising blitz insurers financed in late 2009 and early 2010, Congress capitulated and gave up on the public option. And lawmakers agreed to make …"

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"… Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, accused Treasury of misusing funds set aside by Congress to support Financial Agent services, in yet a third letter criti …"

"… xpayer resources from a permanent indefinite appropriation … is not what Congress intended when the appropriation was established,” wrote Hatch, who overs …"

"… its cards under the terms it promised. “Treasury continues to keep Congress in the dark concerning its [agreement] with Comerica for the Direct Expres …"

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"… ency and approves additives using limited relevant public safety data. “Congress had a clear understanding of what ‘generally recognized as safe’ means …"

"… d about the increased use of preservatives and other additives in food, so Congress passed — and President Dwight Eisenhower signed — the first law regula …"

"… ingredients to an extensive FDA safety review before going to market. But Congress didn’t want the FDA wasting time and resources approving common ingredie …"

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"… s co-published with The Huffington Post.      …"

"… ublic Integrity. Takano says he's particularly concerned about members of Congress leaving office, becoming lobbyists and maintaining political campaign acco …"

"… has been referred, has not yet set a hearing date for it. Since entering Congress in 2013, Takano has yet to see any of the 17 bills he's introduced signed …"

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"… es had enacted bills to force insurers to end the practice. In Washington, Congress passed the “Newborns’ and Mothers’ Health Protection Act.” The Sen …"

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"… ome buyers are treated unfairly. Little has been done. Fifteen years ago, Congress directed the Department of Housing and Urban Development to examine issues …"

"… and another as its secretary. CEO Kevin Clayton has represented MHI before Congress. MHI spent $4.5 million since 2003 lobbying the federal government. Those …"

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"… ting that the people his super PAC seeks to represent are often ignored by Congress and have little voice in political debates. He added: "I have campaigned …"

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"… Chamber spent tens of millions of dollars to elect a Republican-dominated Congress in 2014 and just about ran the table: 94 percent of the 268 mostly Republi …"

"… hould be in order — but that’s not how it’s playing out. In fact, as Congress leaves town for two weeks of Easter recess, there’s been remarkably litt …"

"… e’s been remarkably little progress in the first three months of the new Congress on many of the biggest items on the Chamber’s wish list — comprehensiv …"

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"… y teach in civics class, but the best way to snag a leadership position in Congress is by giving generously to one’s colleagues. By that measure, U.S. Sen. …"

"… Senate Minority Leader. Sen. Harry Reid, the top Democratic leader in the Congress’ upper chamber,  said today he will not run for re-election in 2016 …"

"… he committee. Leadership PACs are political committees used by members of Congress to win friends and influence people. They have in the past been criticized …"

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"… ness, a violation of the Federal Records Act. In recent weeks, members of Congress had stepped up cries for the chairman’s ouster. On Wednesday, the chairm …"

"… ower, employee retaliation, and lack of honesty in his communications with Congress are among the many reasons why his resignation is the right step for this …"

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