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Fort Hood On Lockdown for Short Time

FORT HOOD, Texas — At approximately 9:30 a.m. 27 Sept. several units in the vicinity of Hood Army Airfield were placed in lockdown due to a rumor of an active shooter. Directorate of Emergency Services personnel responded and determined that there was not a threat and the situation was resolved.  …

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Alexander on Newest Obamacare Delay: “Every Shred of Evidence Tells us the Entire Law Should be Delayed”

WASHINGTON, Sept. 26 – The senior Republican on the Senate health committee today released the following statement on the administration announcement that online sign-up for Obamacare’s small business health insurance exchanges will be delayed until November: Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) said: “Another day, another Obamacare delay, and still the administration …

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Corker Statement on Reports of FHA Bailout

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Bob Corker, R-Tenn., a member of the Senate Banking Committee, released the following statement responding to reports that the FHA will need a taxpayer-funded bailout from the U.S. Treasury to remain solvent. “No reasonable person could believe that we should continue along with the current housing …

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