House Experience A Minus For Some Senate Hopefuls

U.S. House members who are trying to make the step up to the Senate this year are finding themselves on the defensive about Washington experience that traditionally has been a big asset.

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ASK NEWS:
  • One hurdle overcome in fight to get coverage of liquid meals for ... - Philadelphia Inquirer
    One hurdle overcome in fight to get coverage of liquid meals for ... - Philly.com
    07/4/2014 - 3:56 pm | View Link
  • Last-minute insert helped get Phila. cigarette tax approved - Philadelphia Inquirer
    Last-minute insert helped get Phila. cigarette tax approved - Philly.com
    07/4/2014 - 3:56 pm | View Link
  • Advice for the new VA secretary - The Intelligencer
    Advice for the new VA secretary - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
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    ... delegation exchanges to share experience in ... President of the Argentina Senate Geraldo Zamora ... day, the NA delegation held talks with a ...
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  • Immigration: A hot-button issue for DHS chief - Washington Post
    ... chained themselves to the White House gates and ... Johnson had virtually no immigration experience. ... protested in advance of his Senate ...
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BING NEWS:
  • Veterans Administration and Affairs Health News: House and Senate Agree to Authorize $17 Billion in Emergency Spending
    The Chairman of the House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee announced on Monday ... Other provisions of the bill include improving delivery of care to veterans who experience sexual trauma while serving in the military; the John David Price ...
    07/28/2014 - 11:08 am | View Link
  • Morning Memo: House, Senate edge closer on teacher pay
    The Senate wants one teaching assistant for every two classrooms ... a 19-year state agriculture employee, had no prior forestry experience when tapped in December 2012 to lead the N.C. Forest Service, the state agency tasked with fighting wildfires ...
    07/23/2014 - 10:12 am | View Link
  • Senate headed for record number of former House members in its lineup
    Tuesday’s runoff defeat for Rep. Jack Kingston (R) was a clear example of the perils of being portrayed as a Washington insider in Senate races. Yet party strategists contend that sitting House members have experience in fundraising and past campaigns ...
    07/23/2014 - 9:16 am | View Link
  • Off to the Races: House and Senate Campaigns with Strong Education Angles
    Lee Zeldin, who has no notable education policy experience. Bishop, on the other hand, serves on the Education and the Workforce Committee, and, like Tierney, has been among the strongest advocates for college access and affordability.
    07/16/2014 - 1:15 am | View Link
  • NC House, Senate nearing agreement on Medicaid management
    The state House and Senate are moving closer to agreeing on a Medicaid plan ... The Alvarez & Marsal principals on the contract list no Medicaid experience on their resumes. Waiting until 2020? At the General Assembly, the House has embraced a model ...
    07/15/2014 - 10:20 pm | View Link
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    Official website of the U.S. Senator for New Hampshire, Democratic party.
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    Home page of the United States House of Representatives ... Find Your Representative. Your member's website and contact form are available around the clock.
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