Gay marriage brief has strong GOP backing

Gay marriage brief has strong GOP backing

WASHINGTON, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Prominent Republicans signed a brief backing same-sex marriage that will be submitted to the U.S. Supreme Court in a suit seeking to bar gay marriage bans.

55 also-rans try again for House seats

FANWOOD, N.J., Oct. 10 (UPI) -- To 55 Republicans and Democrats, Election Day means another chance at the U.S. House they missed out on in 2006, a USA Today survey indicates.

Cap seals House foreclosure aid compromise

WASHINGTON, April 24 (UPI) -- U.S. House of Representatives members reached a compromise over a formula for distributing $15 billion in foreclosure aid, finance leaders in Washington said.

Ohio lawmaker Stivers to run for Congress

COLUMBUS, Ohio, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Republican state Sen. Steve Stivers said Monday he will run for Ohio's open 15th Congressional District seat in the 2008 election.

Veteran Ohio congressman Hobson to retire

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Nine-term member of the U.S. House of Representatives David Hobson, R-Ohio, has announced he will retire when his term ends next year.

Probe if Foley tried to enter page's dorm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- An Ohio Republican in a tough re-election battle wants to know if former U.S. Rep. Mark Foley, R-Fla., tried to enter the dorm where congressional pages live.

Report: Members push for GOP leader vote

WASHINGTON, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- At least two dozen Republican members of Congress are backing an effort to prevent Rep. Tom DeLay, R-Texas, from returning as House Majority Leader.

House GOP re-elects current leadership

WASHINGTON, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. House Republicans Tuesday voted unanimously to re-elect the party's current leadership.

Republicans name convention officers

WASHINGTON, Aug. 18 (UPI) -- Hawaii Gov. Linda Lingle will gavel the quadrennial GOP convention to order as its temporary chairman, the Republican National Committee said Wednesday.

House shows support for troops

WASHINGTON, April 10 (UPI) -- A bipartisan group of more than 100 U.S. Representatives gathered in the Capitol building Thursday afternoon to show support for the troops and the war in Iraq.
SARAH COFFEY, UPI Correspondent

Kaptur comparison stirs ire of Republicans

TOLEDO, Ohio, March 7 (UPI) -- Rep. Nancy Kaptur, D-Ohio, has stirred the ire of Republicans by comparing reputed terrorist mastermind Osama bin Laden to the American revolutionaries.

Of Human Interest: News lite

There are enough Nike shoes floating through the Pacific Ocean to outfit every high school basketball team in Alaska -- a giant sneaker spill from a container ship off Northern California, the Anchorage Daily News reports.
ELLEN BECK, United Press International

Ohio State team honored at White House

WASHINGTON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Ohio State's national championship football team was honored by President Bush during a White House ceremony on Monday.

Congress re-elects its top leaders

WASHINGTON, Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Although they lost control of the Senate in the last election, Senate Democrats unanimously re-elected Tom Daschle of South Dakota as their chief for the next session of Congress, the party said in a surprise announcement Wednesday.
Deborah Pryce
Rep. Deborah Pryce, R-OH, speaks with members of the press at a news conference on April 13, 2005 in Washington. Pryce and other Republicans called for the end of the death tax, saying it is a burden to family farmers...(UPI Photo/Michael Kleinfeld)....

Deborah D. Pryce (born July 29, 1951 in Warren, Ohio) is an American politician from Ohio and former Republican member of the United States House of Representatives for Ohio's 15th congressional district, which includes the western half of Columbus and the surrounding suburbs.

She divorced her husband Randy Walker and now lives in Upper Arlington, Ohio with her daughter Mia.

Pryce is a 1973 graduate of The Ohio State University where she was a member of Alpha Xi Delta. In 1976, she graduated from Capital University Law School.

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