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"… , the senator did vote on the raises when a House version came back to the Senate. The bill passed and became law, giving his daughter and her peers a salar …"

"… flict of interest exists are modest — and seemingly unused. Michigan’s Senate bans members from voting on bills in which they have a private or professi …"

"… has been reprimanded under the rule in at least a decade, according to the Senate majority leader’s spokeswoman Amber McCann. The House gives representat …"

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"… received from Put Vets First! Political Action Committee. Other House and Senate candidates were non-committal about the funds or did not return requests f …"

"… er use of these funds,” Martin said. A spokesperson for Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Tamika Lyles in Florida said her office would wait until the att …"

"… ,000, Rexroad said: "The money is not earmarked." Neither Republican U.S. Senate candidates Eric Brakey in Maine and Dominic Rapini in Connecticut, nor Dem …"

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"… “basically dead in the water.” The proposal currently sits in the Iowa Senate’s committee on state government. Iowa businesses moved quickly against …"

"… which is among the largest providers of 401(k)s in the nation. Iowa state Senate President, Jack Whitver, who is a Republican, told reporters in Janua …"

"… s sponsor, Democratic Sen. Kevin De León, who is now running for the U.S. Senate, issued a statement calling on CalChamber to “immediately withdraw …"

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"… lion during the 2016 election cycle to support the bids of Republican U.S. Senate candidates, according to Federal Election Commission filings.   …"

"… id his super PAC would spend $1 million boosting Republican Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson in Wisconsin. Nicholson is challenging incumbent …"

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"… lton has announced his super PAC will spend $1 million boosting Republican Senate candidate Kevin Nicholson in Wisconsin. Nicholson is challenging incumbent …"

"… lion during the 2016 election cycle to support the bids of Republican U.S. Senate candidates, according to Federal Election Commission filings. The press re …"

"… th. The position of national security adviser doesn’t generally require Senate confirmation (although McMaster faced a Senate vote in order to keep his m …"

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"… longtime political organizer  — swept into Alabama’s special U.S. Senate race and began spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to great effect. …"

"… publican Roy Moore in a state that hadn’t elected a Democrat to the U.S. Senate since 1992. BlackPAC spent nearly $614,000 on canvassing and calls in a ma …"

"… dvocating for Clinton and against Trump and millions more boosting liberal Senate and House candidates, according to the nonpartisan Center for Responsive P …"

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"… ember, and deal Trump, who now enjoys GOP majorities in both the House and Senate, a massive political defeat. Republicans today occupy 241 U.S. House seats …"

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"… to spend two days with Hatch himself — the powerful chairman of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee. Companies and trade associations that spent much of 20 …"

"… ermined the circumstances fall within exceptions laid out by the House and Senate disclosure guidance. Those decisions are sometimes complex and dependent …"

"… hen the law first took effect, the clerk of the House and secretary of the Senate, who track lobbying disclosure filings and make them available to the publ …"

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"… s a recent Southern contest vividly illustrates. Alabama’s special U.S. Senate election in December is a case study in the lengths national Democrats, wh …"

"… e national-level, Democratic-aligned entities: $3.2 million from super PAC Senate Majority PAC, $910,000 from the super PAC Priorities USA Action and $250,0 …"

"… Donors to the donors of the donors So who funds Highway 31’s funders? Senate Majority PAC’s biggest donations come from a handful of active billionai …"

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"… for their painkillers. The report from McCaskill, ranking Democrat on the Senate’s homeland security committee, examines advocacy funding by the makers o …"

"… y worldwide sales in 2015. Financial information the companies provided to Senate staff shows they spent more than $10 million between 2012 and 2017 to supp …"

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"… blican, Bruce Hamilton, who will be outnumbered 3-1 by Democrats until the Senate confirms Sullivan’s replacement. The Trump administration has not announ …"

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"… ear when Democrats are racing to regain control of the U.S. House and U.S. Senate and Republicans are fighting to preserve the level of power they’ve enjo …"

"… n, with $38.8 million in the bank as of Dec. 31. $16.3 million: Donations Senate Majority PAC, a super PAC that aims to elect liberals to the Senate, raise …"

"… ations Senate Majority PAC, a super PAC that aims to elect liberals to the Senate, raised during the second half of 2017. While the group attracted some maj …"

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"… e, but Petersen withdrew in December after a disastrous hearing before the Senate. Petersen remains on the commission and Trainor lingers in limbo — he ha …"

"… lingers in limbo — he has yet to receive a confirmation hearing from the Senate. Trump’s White House Counsel is Don McGahn, a former FEC chairman and a …"

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"… convenes Wednesday. But his latest bill has received little support in the Senate, which has been controlled by Republicans since 1992.  Craig Mauger, …"

"… up to lawmakers to disclose if they have a conflict of interest, but only Senate members are banned from voting after they’ve come forward. In the House, …"

"… dopted the amendment in the summer of 2015, but when the bill moved to the Senate, the language was changed, Mauger said. Somerville, who was forced out of …"

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"… n the committee, but it was not adopted. Meeks said he is working with the Senate to preclude high-interest rate lenders from the bill. Still, Meeks said i …"

"… terest rate loans are disingenuous and contradict public facts.” In the Senate, the legislation is sponsored by Sens. Patrick Toomey, R-Pa. and Mark Warn …"

"… D-Va. Toomey has received the second most money from payday lenders in the Senate. He pocketed $110,400 from lenders, second only to Sen. Richard Shelby, R- …"

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"… rent and former members of Congress — including several on the House and Senate veterans affairs committees — to get behind a four-paragraph Veterans Bi …"

"… ntegrity contacted the offices of every Republican member of the House and Senate veterans affairs committees about Hampton’s operations. None responded t …"

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"… redecessor requested. All were drummed out within months, two by the state Senate and the rest by a legislatively controlled nominating council. During the …"

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"… last-minute infusion of cash is deluging the already unpredictable special Senate election in Alabama, and outside political groups backing both candidates …"

"… en. Luther Strange in the primary, including the Mitch McConnell-connected Senate Leadership Fund and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, have so far declined to …"

"… News. Shumaker told NBC he did not share the group’s racist views. U.S. Senate hopeful Mike Braun, an Indiana Republican, released a statement at the end …"

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"… ible effect on his business, saving it a few hundred dollars a year. Iowa Senate rules say lawmakers should consider stepping aside when they have conflict …"

"… ber’s presiding officer whether they should vote. In 30 instances in the Senate over a recent three-year period, every inquiry received the green light. O …"

"… for the Raiders stadium decision, Kieckhefer had no need to speak up: The Senate, in a rare move, waived the normal conflict-of-interest provisions fo …"

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"… t of Homeland Security secretary nominee Kirstjen Nielsen through her U.S. Senate confirmation process has also lobbied the homeland security agency on beha …"

"… ndividual volunteering their time to help prepare a nominee for his or her Senate confirmation process,” White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said in a …"

"… id in an email. Nielsen is expected to receive a confirmation vote in the Senate this week. Bingel’s work on behalf of the Republic of Panama was disclo …"

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"… eform Act — commonly known as the McCain-Feingold Act, named for its two Senate sponsors. The law curtailed a variety of political activities and included …"

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"… Free Speech Fairness Act, which has been introduced in the House and Senate. “That bill allows for non-profits to speak freely if the speech is at …"

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"… ce of high-level leadership at the EPA. Only one of 13 positions requiring Senate confirmation — Pruitt’s — is filled. These positions — higher-rank …"

"… icy office. Jackson helped Inhofe negotiate major bipartisan deals in the Senate, such as the passage of federal chemical-policy reform. Still, emails rele …"

"… asekara, a senior policy adviser who worked on the Republican staff of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee. Nine career staff members told th …"

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"… ice, up from 72 in 2013, the last time both the General Assembly and state Senate were up for election. In both states, 2017 represents the highest number …"

"… rding to the Center for Public Integrity analysis of CAWP data. (The state Senate does not have races in 2017.) The surge in candidates has meant that more …"

"… a show.     Harrison Neely, executive director of the Senate Republican Majority in New Jersey, said despite the drop in women candidat …"

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"… he defense funding bill, and in an effort to block Sullivan’s request, a Senate Democrat has added language to his chamber’s version that would bar the …"

"… e board’s elimination. But the bill is still being discussed between the Senate and House. An influential voice Eliminating the safety board entirely wou …"

"… ded guilty to environmental crimes. The board’s purpose, according to a Senate report at the time, was “to restore public confidence that [DOE’s nucl …"

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"… g for his re-election in 2018 campaign despite his legal woes. But because Senate candidates file their campaign finance disclosures on paper — not electr …"

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"… n Cause. “You’ve got a chairman with his mind already made up.” The Senate voted Monday to confirm Pai to a second term as a commissioner a …"

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"… s with federal disclosure requirements. “We report to the U.S. House and Senate any corporate expenditures paid to trade associations that are involved wi …"

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"… ing a way to do that remains a challenge.     In 2013, the Senate passed a bipartisan bill 68-32 that would have created an earned path to p …"

"… was voted in, participated in talks about crafting a House version of the Senate bill. But talks fell apart, with Labrador staking out his opposition to al …"

"… to a Homeland Security funding bill, was killed at the last minute in the Senate. Earlier this month, Trump rescinded DACA, announcing the program would en …"

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"… of these races, Democrats are attempting to unseat Republican incumbents. Senate races will not occur until 2019. “The state has a lot of motivated Demo …"

"… arrow 51-seat majority. Republicans currently have a 21-19 majority in the Senate.   The chance to flip the House has helped draw national attention t …"

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