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Sandra Fluke Seeks Wider Influence In California

SACRAMENTO (AP) – The former Georgetown University law student who gained national attention for being denied a chance to testify in Congress for health plan contraception coverage – and then was subjected to degrading comments by radio host Rush Limbaugh – is hoping to make public policy of her own. 648 more words


Politco via PressTV: How Congress brought the measles back

Members of Congress bow their heads in prayer as they convene in the Capitol in Washington on January 3, 2013.

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Women's rights activist Sandra Fluke heads to Calif. general election

Sandra Fluke, the women’s rights activist who gave Rush Limbaugh heartburn, is one step closer to becoming an elected official in California.

Fluke finished second behind Ben Allen, a fellow Democrat, in Tuesday’s primary race for a state Senate seat in Southern California. 179 more words


Republican Leads Contenders in Race to Succeed Henry Waxman

In race that has drawn heavy interest from the entertainment industry, Republican Elan Carr led a long list of candidates seeking to advance to November’s general election and succeed retiring Rep. 411 more words


Republican Carr Reports 24 Percent, State Sen. Ted Lieu Reports 20 Percent Of Vote For 33rd District Seat

EL SEGUNDO (CBSLA.com) — The retirement of Henry Waxman leaves a long list of prospective candidates to take his congressional seat in the 33rd district. 346 more words


Openly Gay Republican Congressional Candidate Carl DeMaio Battles Hate From The Left

The primary season continues on Tuesday June 3rd with Californians going to the polls, although not expected to do so in large numbers. One race of interest is in the southern part of the Golden State, the 52nd congressional district. 459 more words