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"… ked on key issues before it — today won unanimous approval from the Senate Rules and Administration Committee. The nominations of Republican Lee E. …"

"… s of Republican Lee E. Goodman and Democrat Ann Ravel now move to the full Senate, which must confirm Goodman and Ravel before they're appointed to the FEC. …"

"… To date, the nominations of Goodman and Ravel have faced few obstacles. A Senate Rules Committee hearing they attended in July was, at times, downright clu …"

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"… deral statues, as Paul is currently a candidate seeking re-election to the Senate in 2016, regardless of whether he makes a White House bid. Super PACs pro …"

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"… inees to the Federal Election Commission must wait a little longer for the Senate Rules and Administration Committee to vote on their nominations. Only Sen …"

"… meeting, instead gathering together during a break in action when the full Senate meets in session. The Rules Committee's recommendation would be forwarded …"

"… ssion. The Rules Committee's recommendation would be forwarded to the full Senate, which would conduct a final appointment vote. Senators are largely preoc …"

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"… ity chemical of high concern for children.” The bill was weakened in the Senate to ban retardants already being phased out by industry — but failing to …"

"… s of concern for children's health.” The bill remained deadlocked in the Senate, 15-15, in the session’s final day. “We never got a commitment from a …"

"… We never got a commitment from a 16th person, so it was not heard in the Senate,” said Democratic Rep. Alissa Keny-Guyer, a co-sponsor. “I was re …"

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"… said. Pingree said her bill, which passed the House and is pending in the Senate, is needed because of the difficulty she’s seen when victims try to prov …"

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"… hope to pick up both a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate. A group called “West Virginians for Results” submitted paperwork to …"

"… r chest as she seeks his seat. No Democratic contenders have yet announced Senate bids. Additionally, both the 2nd Congressional District and the 3rd Congr …"

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"… cury rule — for good. In June 2012, their resolution made it to the full Senate floor, where it failed by a 46-53 vote. Some industry representatives bel …"

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"… crutiny for collecting GI Bill money. Led by Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions in 2010 launched a two- …"

"… veterans does not benefit them once they start looking for jobs. At a July Senate hearing before the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, v …"

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"… nbsp;Department of Employment and Economic Development.     …"

"… process tell the Center for Public Integrity. Such a vote means the full Senate could consider — and potentially approve — the nominations of Republic …"

"… itical Practices Commission, within weeks. As of Friday evening, the Senate Rules and Administration Committee, of which Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., i …"

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"… er won his election, but the Democrats briefly gained control of the state Senate following the recalls. In total, America Votes donated more than $1.6 mil …"

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"… ic mayor of Newark, N.J., who cruised to victory Tuesday in a special U.S. Senate primary election — supports a requirement that senators file their campa …"

"… n. Unlike candidates for the presidency or U.S. House of Representatives, Senate candidates are not required to electronically file campaign finance report …"

"… Instead, they must submit paperwork to the office of the Secretary of the Senate, which, in turn, forwards the reports to the FEC, which then pays an outsi …"

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"… Neither Kentucky nor Georgia has ever elected a woman to serve in the U.S. Senate, but a newly created super PAC based outside of Portland, Ore., hopes to p …"

"… the Federal Election Commission earlier this week. Grimes is challenging Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., while Nunn is running for the seat …"

"… have super PACs," she added. There are currently 20 women serving in the Senate — the highest number in the country’s history. In addition to Kentuck …"

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"… ed by state Sen. Leland Yee, a San Francisco Democrat. It passed the state Senate, and is now before Assembly members, who have adopted some amendments.&nbs …"

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"… n of the Affordable Care Act.” A full-court press At one of the first Senate hearings held on the Affordable Care Act, Janet Trautwein, executive vice …"

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"… inst President George W. Bush. Pro-Cruz groups also spent millions on the Senate primary race, in which he ultimately bested Dewhurst by about 14 percentag …"

"… including $2 million to Texans for a Conservative Majority, $1 million to Senate Conservatives Action and $100,000 to Kentuckians for Strong Leadership, wh …"

"… Kentuckians for Strong Leadership, which is supporting the re-election of Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., as the Center for Public Integrity …"

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"… op-ed, support for legislation to kill IPAB seems to be languishing in the Senate, where no Democrats have so far joined the 31 Republican co-sponsors. Whil …"

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"… re-election challenge from GOP Rep. Tom Cotton, who plans to kick off his Senate campaign on Tuesday. Paperwork submitted recently to the Federal Election …"

"… candidates in New Jersey — U.S. House candidate Shmuley Boteach and U.S. Senate candidate Joe Kyrillos.   National Horizon, which spent more than $ …"

"… rance about the new Arkansas Horizon super PAC but predicted that the U.S. Senate race would see a flood of spending by big-money groups. “There’s goin …"

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"… ers of Congress to expand background checks, but the measure failed in the Senate. Giffords has been pushing for stricter regulations on firearms ever since …"

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"… anks of Democratic lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate and a union-funded operation. DGA Action, which supports Democratic guber …"

"… ing House Majority PAC collected roughly $3.4 million; sister organization Senate Majority PAC collected $3 million; and American Bridge 21st Century, which …"

"… cted $2.9 million. One union alone accounted for nearly one-quarter of the Senate Majority PAC’s 2013 receipts. That was the Massachusetts Teachers Associ …"

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"… willing to yield to protestors’ demands, Florida’s Democratic minority Senate leader, Chris Smith of Fort Lauderdale, said he’s calling for a hearing …"

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"… osal as it passed the defense appropriations bill for next year. But some Senate lawmakers, citing recurrent cost overruns, maintenance problems, and unres …"

"… tanding Armed Services committee member, plans to seek an amendment to the Senate’s defense bill imposing conditions on the program before the Navy purcha …"

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"… super PAC. Priorities USA Action contributed a quarter-million dollars to Senate Majority PAC — a super PAC that backs Democratic Senate candidates  …"

"… llion dollars to Senate Majority PAC — a super PAC that backs Democratic Senate candidates — in April, new Federal Election Commission filings show …"

"… and in some cases, unions, for-profit corporations and nonprofit groups. Senate Majority PAC — launched in 2010 by former aides to Senate Majority …"

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"… — Newark Mayor Cory Booker’s candidacy in New Jersey’s crowded U.S. Senate special election. A recently formed super PAC called the Mobilization Pro …"

"… cipating in the primary, similar to one introduced in recent Massachusetts Senate elections. But none of the candidates have signed on. “There’s no nee …"

"… t for public disclosure of all major political donors” if elected to the Senate. Booker’s campaign could not be reached for comment. But in a fundrais …"

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"… Latoff Holmes said, noting that a major advertising campaign prior to the Senate’s successful vote last month on immigration reform factored into its sec …"

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"… ng dentists to perform unnecessary treatments to boost profits, a new U.S. Senate report concludes. A two-year Senate investigation of dental chains owned …"

"… eatments to boost profits, a new U.S. Senate report concludes. A two-year Senate investigation of dental chains owned by private-equity firms found that Sm …"

"… mbia forbid anyone other than a dentist from owning a dental practice. The Senate report said that while Small Smiles claims dentists own individual clinics …"

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"… ng the M1 Abrams tank to save $3 billion was blocked by the same House and Senate defense panels in response to the lobbying muscle of the tank manufacturer …"

"… jects, even though such earmarks are formally prohibited by both House and Senate rules. In this case, the fiscal year 2013 defense authorization bill Cong …"

"… President for Government Relations Sid Ashworth, who spent 14 years on the Senate Appropriations Committee staff, serving as staff director for two subcommi …"

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"… some steps to try to strengthen parents’ rights. Lara is the author of Senate Bill 744, which has already been approved by the state Senate and is now b …"

"… he author of Senate Bill 744, which has already been approved by the state Senate and is now before the state Assembly, and subject to amendments.   T …"

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"… the comprehensive immigration reform bill, known as S. 744, which the U.S. Senate approved last month. Most notable among their concerns: expanding the H1- …"

"… as secure our economic strength in the future,” read a June 20 letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R …"

"… very effective” on its website, adding that “ACT lobby efforts in the Senate helped push tech amendments to the immigration bill over the finish line. …"

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"… trained, with some rarely ever speaking to one another.     …"

"… conducted as planned, means the nominations could move forward to the full Senate before the body recesses on August 2 for a five-week summer break. Commit …"

"… Practices Commission — or forward the nominations to the full Senate without recommendation. Obama nominated Ravel and Goodman on June 21, as …"

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