Meteor strikes on lobbyists' minds

By Dave Levinthal

Special interests have prodded U.S. government to fund tracking of killer space rocks.

Excerpts from this story referencing "Dana Rohrabacher":

"… D.C., in part to promote passage of HR 4917, a bill sponsored by Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., that would "establish an Office of Potentially Hazardous N …"

Separated by law: Families torn apart by 1996 immigration measure

By Susan Ferriss and Amy Isackson

Immigration measure has split husbands from wives, children from parents.

Excerpts from this story referencing "police officer":

"… oking tasty meals. It all fell apart when Maythe was stopped in 2010 by a police officer in the San Diego community of Escondido who wondered why she was driving s …"

A dizzying series of legal twists and turns

By Susan Ferriss and Amy Isackson

Immigrant spouses struggling to understand changing laws, partisan politics

Excerpts from this story referencing "Dana Rohrabacher":

"… omment, including Rep. Steve King, R-Iowa, and California Republican Reps. Dana Rohrabacher, Brian Bilbray and Elton Gallegly.A notice of intent to adopt the new Obam …"

Tea Party founder, Texans among those asking for stimulus funds

By Julie Vorman

The founder of the House Tea Party Caucus, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann, is among scores of Republicans and conservative Democrats who cr

Excerpts from this story referencing "Texas":

"… te that the project would create nearly 3,000 jobs.Another INN member, The Texas Watchdog, says at least a dozen Texas lawmakers who voted against the 2009 …"

"… y 3,000 jobs.Another INN member, The Texas Watchdog, says at least a dozen Texas lawmakers who voted against the 2009 bill to stimulate the U.S. economy bu …"

"… r funding for various projects.Republican Rep. Ron Paul was won of several Texas lawmakers who asked the U.S. Transportation Department to fund the Gulf Co …"

"… treetcar program, one of just two grants totaling $43 million that went to Texas under DOT’s $1.5 billion Transportation Investments Generating Economic …"

Family trips

By Marina Walker Guevara

House rules on travel companions were skirted — then loosened

Excerpts from this story referencing "Dana Rohrabacher":

"… rs can take on trips at the expense of private sponsors "undesirable."Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, R-Calif., ran afoul of the rule limiting the number of companions in 2004 …"