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"… ention to the folks out here," said Rick Weiland, a former Democratic U.S. Senate candidate who supports the measure. He makes no apologies for using out-o …"

"… overnment. But Rep. Jim Stalzer, a Republican who is running for the state Senate this year, has a much more sanguine view of local politics and is skeptica …"

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"… , R-Utah, and former Sen. Chris Dodd, D-Conn., who together introduced the Senate version of the bill, received more than $360,000 and $190,000 respectively …"

"… according to a November 2011 letter. The foundation closed the next year. Senate investigators had asked about the nonprofit receiving nearly 90 percent of …"

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"… ch would effectively exclude dealerships. No such provision existed in the Senate bill. Consumer advocates and Cally Houck were livid. The Center for Publi …"

"… ndment was raised, the legislation went to a conference committee with the Senate. During that process, Williams’ amendment was tossed out. But the car de …"

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"… s couldn’t definitively know whether Sanders — historically one of the Senate’s least wealthy members — suddenly parlayed his political fame into pe …"

"… etailed his finances through the middle of May 2016. His most recent U.S. Senate disclosure, which details only his 2015 assets, show his wealth concentrat …"

"… a collection of mutual funds owned by his wife, Jane Sanders. Beyond his Senate salary, Sanders himself draws a small pension from the government of Burli …"

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"… mittee. The rental car provision in the legislation, which was also in the Senate version, was spurred by the deaths of Raechel and Jacqueline Houck, ages 2 …"

"… ch would effectively exclude dealerships. No such provision existed in the Senate bill. Williams is chairman of Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM SRT in Weatherford. …"

"… usinesses. Though Williams’ amendment did not make it into law, a House-Senate conference committee decided that rather than exempting auto dealers from …"

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"… ng donations. …"

"… ce to a December runoff. Despite placing third in the state’s 2014 U.S. Senate election, Maness is trailing several of his opponents in recent polls, inc …"

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"… n letter. Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Oregon, who requested the GAO report with two Senate colleagues, said at a Capitol Hill press conference about it that “in my …"

"… a permanent solution into a temporary pilot program that ends in 2017. The Senate has passed legislation this year that would make the process permanent, ho …"

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"… ild more than Carter wanted. A defense appropriations bill moving towards Senate approval in coming days or weeks directs that $475 million be spent by the …"

"… pment, a perennial pork-barrel favorite, the Taxpayers’ report said. The Senate bill itself would add almost $4.3 billion for 49 unrequested programs, inc …"

"… he operation of waterjets needed for high-speed operation. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., a former Navy capt …"

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"… statehouse in Republicans’ favor, gaining a net total of 11 seats in the Senate and 15 in the House. “These campaigns were very successful, and because …"

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"… senators John Hoeven (R-N.D.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) — among the top Senate recipients of utility money over the years — the bipartisan legislation …"

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"… Williams proposal died in the conference process between the House and the Senate. In the complaint, the Campaign Legal Center asked for a review and also …"

"… eview. The rental car provision in the legislation, which was also in the Senate version, was spurred by the deaths of Raechel and Jacqueline Houck, ages 2 …"

"… ch would effectively exclude dealerships. No such provision existed in the Senate bill. Williams is chairman of Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM SRT in Weatherford. …"

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"… “Where … were you people yesterday?” Quigley wrote. “The House and Senate hold Russian show trials on vital environmental issues and there’s no pu …"

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"… Reform Act of 2002, often referred to as McCain-Feingold, after its chief Senate sponsors banned soft money in federal elections, eliminating unrestricted …"

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"… to include sources of private taxable income. Members of the House and Senate voted unanimously for approval. “This is just one of the elements of et …"

"… aid Sen. Larry Martin, R-Pickens, who has led the charge for reform in the Senate all year. “It’s not a big element, but it’s an important element. It …"

"… Commission has the power to enforce laws for everyone but them. House and Senate lawmakers each have their own separate ethics committees to take complaint …"

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"… support U.S. Rep. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois, a Democrat running for U.S. Senate against incumbent Sen. Mark Kirk, R-Ill., according to reports filed with …"

"… irk, R-Ill., according to reports filed with the FEC. With control of the Senate at stake this cycle, the race is viewed as one of the most competitive for …"

"… far, Vote Vets has spent more than any other outside group on the Illinois Senate race, according to data available via the Center for Responsive Politics, …"

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"… he 40-year-old act, known as TSCA. The bill was expected to clear the Senate, and the White House has signaled its support. Among other things, the mea …"

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"… of more expensive technologies. Defense Secretary Ash Carter stated at a Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee hearing on May 6, 2015 that the Overse …"

"… year. On May 25, Senator John McCain (R-AZ) submitted an amendment to the Senate’s version of the defense bill that would add roughly $17.8 billion to th …"

"… at isn’t there from the Pentagon. It’s coming from Congress.”  Senate Armed Services committee communications director Dustin Walker countered t …"

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"… ry, the Fraternal Order of Police national president, testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee in April 2015. “However, we must remember that the p …"

"… ks," said Sen. Mark Madsen, R-Saratoga Springs, raising his voice during a Senate hearing on the failed bill this session. ‘The optics don’t look good …"

"… here we have to trust that they won’t do it,” Nixon said in a Maryland Senate hearing. “I want to be in a country where the law says they can’t do i …"

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"… ng a central ownership registry for shell companies.  Lew also asked Senate leaders to take action to approve eight tax treaties that the U.S. has neg …"

"… o well-known tax havens, Switzerland and Luxembourg, have been waiting for Senate approval for more than five years. The U.S. Justice Department said in a n …"

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"… onal Leadership Fund since 2012, plus an additional $2 million to the Senate Leadership Fund since last year. $402,000: Amount former Florida Gov …"

"… ia, a super PAC created to boost the gubernatorial bid of Republican state Senate President Bill Cole. The contribution is Accelerate West Virginia’s larg …"

"… in the 2016 presidential race and also directly donated to Democratic U.S. Senate candidates Tammy Duckworth of Illinois and Donna Edwards of Maryland. $44 …"

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"… jet, the most expensive weapons system ever built. Clinton served on the Senate Armed Services Committee during her final six years in the Senate where sh …"

"… d on the Senate Armed Services Committee during her final six years in the Senate where she also received defense-industry contributions. Adjusted for infla …"

"… ted for inflation, she collected $258,024 from the top contractors for her Senate campaign and leadership political action committee (PAC) during that perio …"

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"… bureaucratic shift even though this legislation has not yet passed in the Senate: the House approved the idea on Dec. 10, 2015. Members of Congress expres …"

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"… sed on the presidential race. Ian Prior, a spokesman for the conservative Senate Leadership Fund super PAC and One Nation, a nonprofit group that also focu …"

"… Fund super PAC and One Nation, a nonprofit group that also focuses on the Senate, told the Center for Public Integrity in an email that “there have certa …"

"… inating process." Consequently, Prior continued, “the fight to keep the Senate has become one where there has been increased interest, focus, and attenti …"

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"… ent Barack Obama will nominate to the court. And the Republican-controlled Senate, led by Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, says it will not consider any Oba …"

"… -thirds vote of approval would be required in both the U.S. House and U.S. Senate, which often can’t achieve simple majorities on seemingly perfunctory ma …"

"… from spending money to influence elections. It received 54 votes in the Senate in 2014, but needed 60 to move forward. “It’s really tough to draft, …"

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"… ated $2,700 to a joint fundraising outfit benefiting Rubio’s now-defunct Senate campaign and his leadership PAC As a senator, Black said, Rubio “did a …"

"… . The three-way contest also featured Democrat Kendrick Meek. In the U.S. Senate, many conservative groups have given Rubio high marks — although his wor …"

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"… r preferences and to simulate policymaking. Staff members of the House and Senate appropriations subcommittees on defense vetted the arguments for accuracy. …"

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"… in addition to criminal law. The bill, HB487, has been assigned to a Senate public education subcommittee. Most school resource officers, however, are …"

"… ed by David Albo, Republican of Fairfax County. The bill is now before the Senate Committee for Courts of Justice. After the Center’s story came out last …"

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"… estoration of the various restricted rights,” he said. The Maryland Senate voted to override the veto earlier this month, after the Maryland House of …"

"… been extended to people with felony records. The same study looked at 400 Senate elections from 1978 and 2000 and found that seven may have been reversed i …"

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"… xico Oil & Gas Association one day after resigning from the state Senate.  He did not return requests for comment. State records show his bos …"

"… ates. After the bill passed, Clere and Sen. Brandt Hershman, the bill’s Senate sponsor and also a Republican, received “Legislator of the Year” award …"

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