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Republicans Win Florida Special Election With David Jolly
Roll Call (CQ) | 3/11/14 7:54 PM
Republican David Jolly won Tuesday's high-stakes race to replace his former boss, the late GOP Rep. C.W. Bill Young of Florida, in Congress.
Republican Jolly wins Fla. congressional race
Associated Press | 3/11/14 7:48 PM
CLEARWATER BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Republican David Jolly defeated Democrat Alex Sink on Tuesday in a Tampa-area House district where President Barack Obama's health care overhaul got its first test ahead of November's midterm elections and Democrats and Republicans spent millions of dollars auditioning national strategies for the rest of the year....
Ronnie Cho 'Very Close' to Making Decision on House Run in Arizona
Roll Call (CQ) | 3/11/14 7:48 PM
AUSTIN, Texas -- Ronnie Cho, a former White House staffer, is "very close" to making a decision on whether he'll run for Arizona's 7th District this year.
U.S. military braces for budget battles with Congress
Reuters | 3/11/14 7:45 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Top U.S. defense officials are bracing for a brutal season of budget negotiations, warning U.S. lawmakers that the U.S. military will gradually become unable to respond to emerging crises if Congress blocks the Pentagon's plans to cut military compensation, close bases and retire entire fleets of aircraft.
Intrigue at the top: CIA, Senate feud goes public
Associated Press | 3/11/14 7:33 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Secret reports. Vanishing documents. Whispers of crime, intimidation and cover-up....
Dem: CIA spied on Senate computers
CNN | 3/11/14 7:31 PM
The chairwoman of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee accused the Central Intelligence Agency on Tuesday of inappropriately searching the committee's computers as the panel investigated the CIA's detention and interrogation program
Republican Party wins Florida congressional seat in special election
Reuters | 3/11/14 7:25 PM
(Reuters) - Republican David Jolly squeaked out a narrow victory in a closely watched special election for Florida's 13th Congressional District, defeating Democrat Alex Sink in the contest for the west coast seat, according to official results.
U.S. lawmakers wheel into action, take on EU cheese name plan
Reuters | 3/11/14 7:18 PM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Would a Stilton cheese by any other name smell as sweet?
5 things to watch
CNN | 3/11/14 7:03 PM
From outward appearances Tuesday's special election to fill a vacant congressional seat in Florida doesn't seem to be that important. It's just one of 435 seats in the U.S. House, and the winner will serve out a term that comes to a close at the end of the year.
Celebrities Running Out of Time to File for Congress
Roll Call (CQ) | 3/11/14 6:58 PM
The clock is ticking for any celebrity eyeing a run for the open-seat race to represent Beverly Hills in Congress.