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"… s veterans operation and media reports about other veterans charities. “Congress should not sit on the sidelines while unscrupulous individuals abuse their …"

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"… bsp;it cannot compel safety upgrades — the contractors’ allies in Congress have targeted the board with restrictions. Sullivan — a former Nav …"

"… three Democrats on the board swiftly wrote dissenting letters, members of Congress raised concerns, and staff expressed opposition in meetings with Sullivan. …"

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"… arked the first full transition between presidential administrations since Congress passed legislation in 2010 that, for the first time, made public money ava …"

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"… apons production efforts are slated to cost $400 billion, according to the Congressional Budget Office. The savings that CNS initially promised were supposed …"

"… s by the Government Accountability Office, an audit agency that reports to Congress, a group of Energy Department experts rated the largest portion of the Bec …"

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"… pear on his campaign’s Facebook video live feed of his speech Tuesday to Congress. Raising so much money this soon is unprecedented; former President Barack …"

"… , casino owner Phillip Ruffin ($250,000). $13.8 million: Amount super PAC Congressional Leadership Fund, which pushes to fill Congress with Republicans, rais …"

"… lion: Amount super PAC Congressional Leadership Fund, which pushes to fill Congress with Republicans, raised during the second half of 2017. But almost half, …"

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"… of Technology Assessment — a now-defunct, nonpartisan science adviser to Congress — reported many U.S. metropolitan areas had not met their …"

"… inaccurate emission inventories. In 1990 amendments to the Clean Air Act, Congress gave the agency six months to make sure all emissions contributing to ozon …"

"… d slashing the EPA’s budget by 31 percent for fiscal year 2018, although Congress has so far extended existing funding levels through a series of short-term …"

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"… , labor and immigrant rights groups and business organizations calling for Congress to act to spare the Salvadorans, many of whom have U.S. citizen children a …"

"… Salvadorans’ TPS for 18 months. She said this period “will allow Congress to craft a potential legislative solution” if lawmakers choose to preven …"

"… it threatens the future of our exceptional country. Manufacturers call on Congress to act.”  TPS is a program that has allowed administrations to ext …"

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"… What is TPS? TPS, or temporary protected status, is a designation Congress created in 1990. It allows individuals from certain countries to apply, if …"

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"… will defend the termination, calling DACA an “unlawful circumvention of Congress,” and a White House statement called on Congress to find a solution. &nb …"

"… lawful circumvention of Congress,” and a White House statement called on Congress to find a solution.   PORTERVILLE, Calif. — Luis Galvan, 20, enjoy …"

"… ey depends on immigrant labor. And among those who represent the region in Congress are multiple Republican lawmakers, not least of them Rep. Kevin McCarthy, …"

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"… directs health care reviews for the Government Accountability Office, told Congress in July that "fundamental changes are necessary” to improve how the fede …"

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"… influence U.S. politics during the 2016 campaign and beyond, according to Congress. $8.7 million: Amount Facebook spent on lobbying the federal government i …"

"… mittee. 10: Median number of hours each week most people think members of Congress spend “dialing for dollars.” It’s more like 30 to 40 hours. 48: Per …"

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"… -bank partnerships are murky at best and only intermittently enforced. Now Congress, in trying to help expand credit for poor people, may be inadvertently cod …"

"… tin, a consumer law professor at Georgetown University. “Some members of Congress have gotten snookered that they are fostering innovation, but a loan is ju …"

"… ent and Think Finance executives didn’t respond to requests for comment. Congress to the rescue As a publicly traded company, Elevate is required to disclo …"

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"… leaning colleagues’ attempts to, in their telling, enforce election laws Congress never passed and squelch political speech the Constitution’s First Amend …"

"… ting of 2017 on Thursday, the five commissioners unanimously agreed to ask Congress for a dozen different changes to federal law. Among the recommendations: …"

"… e of supporting candidates, then using almost none of it for that purpose. Congress routinely ignores the FEC’s annual legislative wish list, but Hunter and …"

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"… es around the country. Hampton said he has hosted more than 100 members of Congress across 196 veterans shelter-themed forums in 46 cities. But Hampton stopp …"

"… phone, fax, email and snail mail contact with more than 500 candidates for Congress; an “earned media machine” that generates attention through news relea …"

"… Hampton and his employees have convinced 330 current and former members of Congress — including several on the House and Senate veterans affairs committees …"

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"… nces among them: Candidate committees — Anyone running for president or Congress has one of these. The candidate controls the funds. The funds come from in …"

"… l some sort of charitable or educational purpose to keep their tax status. Congress is, however, debating whether to repeal the Johnson Amendment — an actio …"

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"… ling off period to five years or more. Almost one in three said members of Congress should never be allowed to lobby their former colleagues. Senior Congress …"

"… m for Public Consultation, which conducted the study. “Former members of Congress are seen as a major conduit in a way that Americans see as not serving the …"

"… one going to do it? No. But there is an active effort in numerous bills in Congress,” Kull said. “Clearly, members of Congress know that this is the kind …"

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"… PAC and Majority PAC, the main super PACs that work to elect Democrats to Congress. The super PAC reports having no cash at the moment. Asked about its fin …"

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"… ately, no one was infected. But a recent audit by the investigative arm of Congress makes clear that porous government oversight played a part in the incident …"

"… s violations, according to a lawmaker's account of information provided to Congress in 2015. Along with other flaws, these shortcomings render oversight “d …"

"… nald said, “We believe that we are fulfilling the mandate given to us by Congress,” but added that “there is always room for process improvement.” ‘ …"

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"… tly affected by the actions of the legislatures. By comparison, members of Congress have faced sharp restrictions on moonlighting since 1978. The financial i …"

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"… rs holding office in 2015 worked outside jobs. That’s different than in Congress, where moonlighting by members has been sharply restricted since 1978. On …"

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"… ckley v. Valeo decision of 1976, a reaction to Watergate reforms passed by Congress. The court upheld limits on contributions to political campaigns, but in a …"

"… nation’s campaign money system largely stood unchanged until 2002, when Congress passed the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act — commonly known as the McCain …"

"… sure is a fight that continues to rage, but there are few prospects — in Congress or federal courts — for major campaign money reforms that would tighten …"

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"… cial election. Except it didn’t. Gianforte won — and took his seat in Congress the week after he pleaded guilty to his crime, bolstered by about $2.4 mil …"

"… he Center for Public Integrity for comment, is among Republican members of Congress actively campaigning for another term in November 2018. His re-election ca …"

"… e-election campaign in fact began in June, even before he took his seat in Congress to replace Ryan Zinke, whom President Donald Trump tapped as secretary of …"

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"… ce the campaign finance reforms that followed the Watergate scandals, when Congress passed the bedrock for our modern money-in-politics regulatory regime. And …"

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"… ed by Sen. Ed Markey, D-Mass., and Rep. Ted Lieu, D-Calif., Congress would be inserted explicitly into that chain, given a chance to say yea or …"

"… irst use of nuclear weapons. The measure’s political prospects are dim. Congress as a whole has long tread lightly in this area, and a Nov. 3 report by the …"

"… as a whole has long tread lightly in this area, and a Nov. 3 report by the Congressional Research Service concluded “there is no clear answer on whether leg …"

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"… at Los Alamos, announced plans to retire. The safety board was created by Congress in 1988 to foster public trust in nuclear weapons work by providing indepe …"

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"… of the difficulty immigrants here for two decades now face, Duke called on Congress “to enact a permanent solution for this inherently permanent program.” …"

"… country have sufficiently improved. Since the TPS framework was created by Congress in 1990, some foreign nationals have seen their TPS status end. Bipartisan …"

"… bedfellows have united in opposing the end of TPS designation. Members of Congress in regions with large numbers of TPS immigrants — including Florida Repu …"

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"… as of June 30.  In 2013, Chicago Alderman Anthony Beale, D, ran for Congress in hopes of replacing Jackson upon his resignation. Beale finished th …"

"… bsp;Republican Congressman from Florida. In the course of running for Congress, Scarborough’s Friends of Joe Scarborough Congressional committee ran af …"

"… nbsp;additional legal headaches.   Each year, the FEC also asks Congress for various changes in campaign finance laws to help it better administer …"

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