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Internet chief allays fears over ICANN transition

Internet chief allays fears over ICANN transition

WASHINGTON, April 10 (UPI) -- Fears over control of the Internet came into sharp relief as lawmakers voted to stall plans to relinquish U.S. government oversight of key Internet regulations.
Gabrielle Levy
Republican David Jolly wins Florida House seat

Republican David Jolly wins Florida House seat

TAMPA, Fla., March 12 (UPI) -- Republican David Jolly won a closely fought battle against Democrat Alex Sink to win Florida's 13th District, winning by a narrow margin of 3,400 votes.
Ananth Baliga

FCC chairman says agency not interested in restricting speech freedoms

WASHINGTON, Feb. 20 (UPI) -- The Federal Communications Commission told the Republican leader of a House committee his agency has "no intention" of regulating freedoms of speech or press.

GOP Rep. Gary Miller to retire

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- U.S. Rep. Gary G. Miller, R-Calif., will retire from Congress, handing Democrats a prime pickup opportunity in a left-leaning district, party leaders said.
The Issue: Healthcare debate: Second verse, same as the first

The Issue: Healthcare debate: Second verse, same as the first

It's deja vu all over again when hearings before two House panels over the flubbed roll-out of healthcare.gov expanded to a denunciation of the Affordable Care Act in general.
NICOLE DEBEVEC, United Press International
Politics 2014: Will voters shut out GOP in 2014 because of shutdown?

Politics 2014: Will voters shut out GOP in 2014 because of shutdown?

Americans may be holding congressional Republicans responsible for the partial shutdown of the federal government, but it's too soon to tell that ire will affect next year's midterm elections.
NICOLE DEBEVEC, United Press International
Republican from Louisiana won't seek re-election to Congress in 2014

Republican from Louisiana won't seek re-election to Congress in 2014

WASHINGTON, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Six-term U.S. Rep. Rodney Alexander, R-La., said he's grown weary of Washington's partisan politics and won't seek re-election next year.
House Speaker Boehner prolific fundraiser for the party

House Speaker Boehner prolific fundraiser for the party

WASHINGTON, July 8 (UPI) -- House Speaker John Boehner may have problems keeping the caucus united, but data from his office indicate the Ohio Republican has no difficulty as a fundraiser.
The Issue: Plenty to love, loathe in Obama's 2014 budget

The Issue: Plenty to love, loathe in Obama's 2014 budget

Congressional Republicans and Democrats began voicing their displeasure over U.S. President Obama's 2014 budget plan, either saying it didn't go far enough to cut spending, or it raised taxes or it intruded too much on entitlements or left seniors in a lurch.
NICOLE DEBEVEC, United Press International
Obama says budget is 'fiscally responsible' blueprint

Obama says budget is 'fiscally responsible' blueprint

WASHINGTON, April 10 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama put Medicare and Social Security back on the table, along with funding universal pre-kindergarten in his version of the budget.

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Obama: Fiscal priority growth, not deficit

Obama: Fiscal priority growth, not deficit

WASHINGTON, March 14 (UPI) -- U.S. President Obama said his priority was averting an economic slowdown, not balancing the budget in 10 years, House Republicans said after meeting with him.

Algeria: Canadian managed gas plant attack

ALGIERS, Algeria, Jan. 22 (UPI) -- A Canadian played a key role for the insurgents who attacked an Algerian gas plant that left at least 37 foreign hostages dead, Algeria's prime minister said.

Republicans vow outreach to minorities

WILLIAMSBURG, Va., Jan. 18 (UPI) -- Republican leaders at the annual House GOP's issues conference held in Williamsburg, Va., said they are pledging to expand their reach to minorities and women.
Republicans projected to retain control of U.S. House

Republicans projected to retain control of U.S. House

WASHINGTON, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- The U.S. House of Representatives will remain dominated by Republicans, results of Tuesday's congressional elections showed.
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Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., discusses taxes and other issues during a media availability on Capitol Hill in Washington on December 2, 2010. UPI/Roger L. Wollenberg
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Gregory Paul Walden (born January 10, 1957) is the U.S. Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district, serving since 1999. He is a member of the Republican Party.

The district covers more than two-thirds of the state (generally, east of the Cascades). He is the son of Paul E. Walden, three-term Oregon state representative.

Walden earned a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Oregon in 1981. Before being elected to Congress, Walden owned and ran radio stations.

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