Congress overcomes GOP opposition on veterans’ benefits

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“A new bill on veterans’ aid has unexpectedly passed Congress, despite opposition from a few Republicans in the House and Senate.

The key question now is, why would GOP lawmakers — in an election year — vote against a bipartisan bill to benefit veterans?”
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Upvoted: Why They Really Hate Neil deGrasse Tyson: Inside the right’s anti-intellectual paranoia – A new National Review cover story demonstrates the seething resentment that fuels much of modern conservative anger

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H.R. 4626 – SAFE Act Confidentiality and Privilege Enhancement Act

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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote the week of August 1st, 2014 on H.R. 4626 – SAFE Act Confidentiality and Privilege Enhancement Act

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Rep. Shelley Capito

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H.R. 5062 – Examination and Supervisory Privilege Parity Act of 2014

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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote the week of August 1st, 2014 on H.R. 5062 – Examination and Supervisory Privilege Parity Act of 2014

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Rep. Ed Perlmutter

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H.R. 3896 – Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Clarification Act of 2014

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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote the week of August 1st, 2014 on H.R. 3896 – Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Clarification Act of 2014

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Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz

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H.R. 4315 – Endangered Species Transparency and Reasonableness Act

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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote the week of August 1st, 2014 on H.R. 4315 – Endangered Species Transparency and Reasonableness Act

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Rep. Doc Hastings

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H.Res. 676 – Providing for authority to initiate litigation for actions by the President or other executive branch officials inconsistent with their duties under the Constitution of the United States.

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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote the week of August 1st, 2014 on H.Res. 676 – Providing for authority to initiate litigation for actions by the President or other executive branch officials inconsistent with their duties under the Constitution of the United States.

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Rep. Pete Sessions

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H.R. 935 – Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013

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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote the week of August 1st, 2014 on H.R. 935 – Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013

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Rep. Bob Gibbs

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H.R. 4838 – To redesignate the railroad station located at 2955 Market Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, commonly known as “30th Street Station”, as the “William H. Gray III 30th Street Station”.

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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote the week of August 1st, 2014 on H.R. 4838 – To redesignate the railroad station located at 2955 Market Street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, commonly known as “30th Street Station”, as the “William H. Gray III 30th Street Station”.

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Rep. Chaka Fattah

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H.R. 3202 – Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment Act

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The House of Representatives is scheduled to vote the week of August 1st, 2014 on H.R. 3202 – Essential Transportation Worker Identification Credential Assessment Act

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Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee

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