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"… ors, similar to the federal process where judges are confirmed by the U.S. Senate. In California, the governor makes an appointment that is later confirmed …"

"… efore nominating him. At Smith’s confirmation hearing in 2004, he told a Senate committee that he “never got anything except courtesy in exchange for co …"

"… a battle between the Republican governor and the Democrat-controlled state Senate. A Christie spokesman referred to the governor's past statements that the …"

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"… at a luxury resort in Georgia, he was supposed to file paperwork with the Senate Office of Public Records detailing the costs. Now, after questions from t …"

"… e, which we have rectified,” Toomey spokeswoman E.R. Anderson said. The Senate Ethics Committee notes on its website that all lawmakers are required to f …"

"… following their return date.” The conference took place in early March. Senate ethics rules do not prohibit private organizations from footing the bills …"

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"… lection Commission. With Rep. Steve Daines, a Republican, running for U.S. Senate, five Republicans are now seeking the party's nomination for the House rac …"

"… itical animal roaming on the Montana plains, where one of the hottest U.S. Senate races is brewing. A super PAC called the “Big Sky Freedom Fund,” base …"

"… t have any information on that,” he said. The race for Montana's U.S. Senate seat — long-held by Democrat Max Baucus, who resigned earlier this year …"

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"… ndustry, and casinos have responded with a cry for help. In December, the Senate funded a study that will look at updating the state’s gambling regulatio …"

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"… ead on our own, because we cannot wait for TSCA reform.” …"

"… en’t as successful: A bill to ban six toxic flame retardants died in the Senate, beaten back by industry opposition and politicians’ cries of state over …"

"… d, and fought, from Vermont to Washington State Last week in Vermont, the Senate approved Senate Bill 239, which would allow the state Department of H …"

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"… en, demonizing them in fundraising pleas and Senate floor speeches as amoral, self-serving oligarchs — all wh …"

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"… ect consumers with additional oversight. Just last week, the Kansas state Senate and Arizona House passed their own navigator bills, and similar legislatio …"

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"… know who is donating to our congressional representatives in the House and Senate." During the campaign, Hale was dramatically out-raised by Kinzinger, who …"

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"… and the budget proposal with $430,000 in savings from members of the U.S. Senate electronically filing their campaign finance reports. The Senate, however, …"

"… the U.S. Senate electronically filing their campaign finance reports. The Senate, however, shows little sign that it intends to ditch paper for pixels …"

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"… ying to say they have no part in it.” …"

"… e Leadership spent nearly $91,000 supporting Flake and Heller’s runs for Senate, according to the Center for Responsive Politics. Flake won by a margin of …"

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"… ial support from credit unions over more than a decade in the Oregon state Senate and pushed pro-industry policies while in office. He worked as a paid cons …"

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"… too far. State Sen. Glenn Hegar, a Republican, led the opposition in the Senate while Craddick led the fight in the House. SB1134 prohibited the TCEQ from …"

"… ompted him to support the commission reforms. With Hegar’s support, the Senate voted 29 to 2 to approve the restructuring of the Railroad Commission. But …"

"… e full House, voted to keep three elected commissioners, but the House and Senate could agree only to defer the issue for two years. Last year the Sunset C …"

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"… he Center for Public Integrity has learned. The bill requires senators and Senate candidates to electronically file their campaign finance disclosures with …"

"… or and former adjutant general of the Montana National Guard, kicked off a Senate bid in October. He was running for the spot against several Democratic pri …"

"… to be the GOP contender in what could be one of the most competitive U.S. Senate races this year. Walsh raised $583,000 during the fourth-quarter of 2013 …"

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"… into office Tuesday to replace Max Baucus, the veteran legislator who the Senate last week confirmed as the next U.S. ambassador to China. Another $50,000 …"

"… Rove and Ed Gillespie, has vowed to help the GOP wrest control of the U.S. Senate away from Democrats in November and expand the Republican majority in the …"

"… d the Republican majority in the U.S. House of Representatives. To gain a Senate majority this fall, Republicans need to pick up six new seats, and the con …"

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"… key to the Democrats’ plans for this year’s congressional elections. Senate in play The Senate Majority PAC, which aims to help Democrats retain cont …"

"… s’ plans for this year’s congressional elections. Senate in play The Senate Majority PAC, which aims to help Democrats retain control of Congress’ u …"

"… ign ads as segments of damning video or audio — raised $5.9 million. “Senate Majority PAC is necessary because we have to fight back against the Koch b …"

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"… Cavaney, Eisenberg and O’Donnell also directly contributed to Cheney’s Senate campaign, according to the most recently filed campaign finance records, w …"

"… r for Public Integrity that he was “very supportive” of Liz Cheney’s Senate bid, having known the Cheney family since the 1970s. “I thought she wou …"

"… unced her desire to challenge Enzi, who is seeking re-election to a fourth Senate term. In early January, Cheney ended her Senate campaign, citing “seriou …"

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"… p;  …"

"… er financial reports with the Federal Election Commission electronically. Senate campaigns, however, must submit their reports on paper to the secretary of …"

"… aigns, however, must submit their reports on paper to the secretary of the Senate, where they are scanned and sent to the FEC. The agency then prints the do …"

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"… tes carried by Republican Mitt Romney in the 2012 election.     …"

"… , D-Nev., recently predicted that Democrats will successfully defend their Senate advantage over Republicans following the 2014 midterms. But since late De …"

"… "If Democrats can’t urgently respond to these attacks, it could put our Senate majority in jeopardy." Relatively standard political fare, so far. But th …"

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"… nt $5.2 million on lobbying in 2013, according to the latest filing in the Senate’s Lobbying Disclosure Act Database. That’s almost unchanged from the p …"

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"… the House of Representatives and is expected to be easily approved by the Senate as well. The spending agreement includes a provision that would allow $35 …"

"… n Food for Peace program. But it came with a striking explanation from the Senate committee that drafted the provision. “This represents a significant in …"

"… ears to ensure government resources are efficiently utilized,” wrote the Senate Agricultural Appropriations committee in its report on the bill. While th …"

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"… tside the drug trade are now slim, an independent federal auditor told the Senate’s Caucus on International Narcotics Control on Jan. 15. “The situatio …"

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"… ds show Stockman on Dec. 30 registered a new committee, Steve Stockman for Senate, naming conservative lawyer Dan Backer its treasurer.  Stockman's ot …"

"… an campaign finance problems. Backer, treasurer of the Steve Stockman for Senate committee, referred questions to Stockman's campaign staff.  In …"

"… to have separate committees so the House committee could wind down as the Senate committee winds up." Typically, House candidates who run for Senate seats …"

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"… of seats Republicans need to pick up next year to win control of the U.S. Senate: 6 Number of currently Democratic-controlled Senate seats up in states ca …"

"… n control of the U.S. Senate: 6 Number of currently Democratic-controlled Senate seats up in states carried in 2012 by Mitt Romney: 7 Minimum number of su …"

"… er poured into a pro-GOP super PAC ahead of the special Massachusetts U.S. Senate race in June: $1,700,000 Number of federal candidates to whom you may cur …"

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"… bate,” Perricone said. Ultimately, the Bull Moose Sportsmen supported a Senate provision to expand background checks on all firearm purchases, but it opp …"

"… lers backing then-Rep. Martin Heinrich, D-N.M., who won a seat in the U.S. Senate. Additionally, the organization endorsed Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., Reps. …"

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"… only two commissioners remained on the job as McConnell demanded that the Senate vote on pending nominees as a package, not individually as Democrats wante …"

"… t of a presidential election, the parties reached an uneasy pact. The U.S. Senate in mid-2008 then confirmed as commissioners Republican Don McGahn — a ki …"

"… s and committees involved in two special elections — New Jersey’s U.S. Senate race and Massachusetts’ 5th District congressional contest — to file d …"

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"… t enough Republicans to ensure that the GOP can control both the House and Senate and take back the White House in 2016. As the Center for Public Integrity …"

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"… ed on the board of his own credit union. He won a seat in the Oregon state Senate with the help of thousands of credit union volunteers and tens of thousand …"

"… alem on behalf of his credit union board inspired him to run for the state Senate. “My issue was concern about citizens, ordinary citizens, having access …"

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"… tiative, calling for background checks on most gun sales, died in the Senate in April. The school security measures fared better. The Justice Departmen …"

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"… number of people — primarily, the 40 lawmakers assigned to the House and Senate intelligence committees, plus the roughly 100-member staffs of those two c …"

"… ligence committee members. Mikulski is also the chairwoman of the powerful Senate Appropriations Committee, which funds most government programs, including …"

"… to the intelligence community has declined by about a third since then. A Senate intelligence committee report in March said that after some recent cutback …"

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