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House Republicans return to Capitol to face leadership mess

...or former speakers captured their parties' presidential nominations, and just one won the White House - former Speaker James Polk in 1844.Already Ryan is under attack from some conservatives inside and outside Congress for his support of comprehensive immigration...
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Ryan weighs job of House speaker

...speakers or ex-speakers have received their parties' presidential nominations with just one elected - former Speaker James K. Polk.That was in 1844.___CONSERVATIVES' MUSCLEThey're not going anywhere. And while some leaders like Rep. Jim Jordan...
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Outsiders: Kerin Wilson with her mother. Wilson bought the shack from Charlie Polk and has been open for about three weeks. She sells cheeseburgers...halibut tacos, chicken wraps, coffees and in tribute to the Polks, the ever-popular Frito Pie. "I kept them around, because...
Democratic debate a breakout chance for O'Malley, others

...who was critical of Clinton was then-Sen. Chris Dodd, who never broke into the top tier.Tom Henderson, chairman of the Polk County Democrats in Iowa, said damage to Clinton could be an "unintended consequence" as other candidates try to seize on...
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Polk, Ikonomov wed

Lisa-Marie Polk, of Juneau, and Aleksandar Ikonomov, of Pernik, Bulgaria, were married...Mount Roberts Tramway. The bride is the daughter of Charles and Kathryn Polk of Juneau. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison...
A year later, suspect confesses to robbing coffee stand

...apartment building ... (and) made contact with (Tania) Polk and Joseph Lofstrom," Kemp wrote.When interviewed...Nick Garza that he robbed the coffee stand because he, Polk and Polk's son, whom he was living with in the apartments near...
Incumbents remain at helm of Goldbelt Inc. after election

...members up for election in any given year. Lori Grant, Kathy Polk and Trudy Skan will face election in 2016. Andrea Cadiente-Laiti...Goldbelt announced. Wanamaker was re-elected vice chairman, Polk was named secretary and Skan was elected treasurer.? Contact...
Iowa team wins LLSWS tiebreaker after questioning no-hitter

...created a three-way tie for the Pool B title, meaning that Washington and North Carolina would advance to the semifinals and the Polk City, Iowa, team would not.Central Iowa president Chris Chadd, who was back in Iowa on Monday, said he was hearing from...
My Turn: Who speaks for the trees?

...Service engineer assigned to a team preparing timber sales at Polk Inlet on Prince of Wales Island. My job was to make a reconnaissance...them, so how do we hear what they've got to say?Back in my Polk Inlet days I vividly remember how I hated going out into the...
Drugs, sex assault among recent indictments January 2013.? Joseph R. Lofstrom, 32, and Tania S. Polk, 42, were named in the same indictment as co-defendants in...second degree, a 'C' felony, for stealing a firearm July 9. Polk was charged with two counts of theft in the second degree for...


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