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Fort Lauderdale :: FL :: USA | 3 days ago

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The IMG Academy in Bradenton where top athletes, from Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson to tennis celebrities Serena and Venus Williams , have trained would get $2.5 million for housing. Southwest Ranches, a farming community near Fort

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Birmingham :: AL :: USA | 1 month ago

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Rep. Terri Sewell, D-Alabama, served as host on Friday to one of her mentors in Congress, longtime Congresswoman Maxine Waters, during a 90-minute town hall at the new library in Birmingham's Pratt City neighborhood. Waters, D-California, has served

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Long Beach :: CA :: USA | 3 months ago

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K Street's Van Scoyoc Associates saw its lobbying revenue fall for the second consecutive year in 2013. The firm posted total lobbying revenue of $21.39 million, according to figures obtained by The Hill...Van Scoyoc made its name helping clients

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Kansas City :: MO :: USA | 3 months ago

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Pork and maybe also a serving of realization that Americans are fed up with gridlock and fear that another partial government shutdown wouldn't do Republicans any good in an election year. Fear also likely motivated some politicians to vote against

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Shijiazhuang :: China | 5 months ago

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Shijiazhuang ( chinadaily.com.cn) Hebei has allocated more than 6.5 billion yuan ($1.07 billion) to improve the quality of life of rural residents, the province's finance department said on Nov 28. The allocation has been distributed among 15 major

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Washington :: DC :: USA | 5 months ago

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Former Rep. Steve LaTourette (R-Ohio) on Thursday told a room full of lobbyists and consultants that federal earmarks will someday make a comeback. Speaking at the annual meeting of the group previously known as the American League of Lobbyists (ALL),

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McLean :: VA :: USA | 6 months ago

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As the federal government recovers from its 16-day shutdown and lurches toward another potential crisis in January, some lawmakers and political analysts think it's time to revive the old-fashioned horse trading that used to help Congress get things

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New Bedford :: MA :: USA | 6 months ago

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Rep. Barney Frank got a standing ovation Wednesday at the annual luncheon meeting of Downtown New Bedford Inc. at the Waypoint Event Center. Director Diane Arsenault introduced Frank by citing a long list of downtown development projects he helped

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San Fernando :: CA :: USA | 6 months ago

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Pet projects for some members of Congress were added in the final hours to the deal that reopened the federal government, Cox Media Group's Washington D.C...The bill contains billions of dollars in spending tucked in at the last minute. One  of those

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Anchorage :: AK :: USA | 6 months ago

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Earmarks, while something long used in congressional spending bills, grew significantly between the presidencies of Bill Clinton and George W...In 1996, the defense appropriation bill included 270 earmarks. In 2005, there were 2,506 earmarks in the

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