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Pipeline plan passes

...TransCanada buyout might have been contentious, once we got here, we realized it was the right thing to do," said House Majority Leader Rep. Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage.Rep. Jim Colver, R-Palmer, best summarized the decision before the...
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Speaker Boehner's last deal: 2-year budget

...would total $50 billion in the first year and $30 billion in the second year."Let's declare success," House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., told Republicans, according to Rep. David Jolly, R-Fla., as the leadership...
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Lawmakers plan hearings instead of mass briefing

...spokeswoman had said Walker's office would hold an hours-long legislative briefing on session agenda items Saturday.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett says she hadn't been invited to anything, and said lawmakers are ready to work on legislation...
Legislature to convene special session on gas issues

...issue. Several said they were caught off guard by the inclusion of that issue on the special session agenda.House Majority Leader Charisse Millett, R-Anchorage, said she would like Walker to be more open with legislators. "We all have...
Benghazi prober: Clinton showdown about facts

...interviews. They point to the recent comments of two Republicans who suggested Clinton is the panel's target.House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said last month that the committee can take credit for Clinton's diminished public...
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Gowdy defends Benghazi panel after latest GOP criticism

...second time in a few weeks that he has defended his committee's work after complaints by a fellow Republican. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., said late last month that the Benghazi panel could take credit for Clinton's recent...
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Clinton's strong debate is warning for GOP

...Clinton has been handed two gifts on the email issue from her political opponents. She often brings up Republican House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy's boast about the political damage to her campaign caused by the congressional panel that uncovered...
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New testimony shows Clinton 'devastated' by Benghazi attack

...coincided with new TV ads Wednesday by a political action committee that supports Clinton focusing on comments by House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., that credited the Benghazi panel with driving down Clinton's poll numbers...
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Young not in running for Speaker of the House

...fulfill both obligations," Shuckerow said.On Thursday morning, Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-California and the House majority leader) - presumptive successor to House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) - announced he will not stand for the speakership...
After Boehner: Can House GOP be led? over 100 years, Boehner told stunned lawmakers he would leave Congress next month. He endorsed his deputy, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy of California. McCarthy is favored to prevail, though he quickly drew a challenger in Rep. Daniel...
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