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House panel wants more intel oversight

House panel wants more intel oversight

WASHINGTON, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- The new Republican chairman of the U.S. House intelligence panel said Thursday Congress will take a more assertive role in intelligence oversight.
Rogers to assume chairmanship of committee

Rogers to assume chairmanship of committee

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Republican Michigan Rep. Mike Rogers has been named to chair the U.S. House intelligence committee, officials said.

Loan for automakers elicits bailout fears

WASHINGTON, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Members of the Michigan congressional delegation in Washington said a federal loan to the U.S. auto industry is not a bailout.

Congress under pressure on fuel economy

WASHINGTON, April 24 (UPI) -- The U.S. Congress is under increasing pressure to require automakers to make cars more fuel efficient.

Top anti-terror talent leaving FBI

WASHINGTON, July 7 (UPI) -- The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigations reportedly is losing its top counter-terrorism talents mostly because of new rules and regulations at the agency.

Food-safety labeling law draws opposition

WASHINGTON, March 7 (UPI) -- Thirty-six state attorneys general oppose a law that would establish a national food-safety labeling system and eliminate states' authority, a report said.

GOP members line up for DeLay's old spot

WASHINGTON, Jan. 8 (UPI) -- A battle for the House Republican leadership is under way after Rep. Tom DeLay, R-Texas, said he would not seek to regain the position.

Cruise ship attacked by pirates

MOGADISHU, Somalia, Nov. 5 (UPI) -- The Seabourn Cruise Lines ship "Spirit" was attacked by pirates off the coast of Somalia early Saturday morning but escaped capture.

Fuller to challenge Rogers in Alabamas 3rd

ANNISTON, Ala., April 5 (UPI) -- Former Alabama state Rep. Bill Fuller, a Democrat, will challenge 3rd Congressional District GOP Rep. Mike Rogers in the November election.

Gephardt may be most feared by GOP

WASHINGTON, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- With union backing and the benefits of a leadership position, Rep. Richard Gephardt, D-Mo., is the presidential candidate feared by many Republicans.

Experts: Pain biggest U.S. health problem

WASHINGTON, Sept. 24 (UPI) -- Pain specialists joined with a Member of Congress Wednesday to focus attention on the devastating problem of chronic pain, which affects more than 100 million Americans and costs more than $100 billion per year.
STEVE MITCHELL, Medical Correspondent

UPI's Capital Comment for February 6, 2003

WASHINGTON, Feb. 5 (UPI) -- UPI's Capital Comment for February 6, 2003

UPI's Capital Comment for Jan. 10

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10 (UPI) -- Capital Comment -- Daily news notes, political rumors and important events that shape politics and public policy in Washington and the world from United Press I
By United Press International

Interview: 'Smart' transport bill imminent

WASHINGTON, May 25 (UPI) -- Intelligent transportation systems -- which can be as simple as traffic advisory signs -- cannot replace the need for new roads and mass transit, but they do en
SCOTT R. BURNELL, UPI Science News

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Rep. Mike Rogers, R-Al., House Speaker Dennis Hastert, R-Ill., Mike Helton, president and CEO of NASCAR, Rep. Mevlin Watt, D-N.C., (L TO R) participate in a news conference recognizing NASCAR for its efforts to promote diversity and creat job opportunities for African Americans in a partnership with Historically Black Colleges and Universities near Capitol Hill in Washington on February 8, 2006. (UPI Photo/Roger L.Wollenberg)
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Michael R. Rogers (born October 24, 1954) is a retired professional ice hockey centre who played five seasons in the World Hockey Association, followed by seven seasons in the National Hockey League, from 1979–80 to 1985–86. He was drafted by both the Vancouver Canucks (5th round, 77th overall) of the NHL and the Edmonton Oilers (4th round, 48th overall) of the WHA in 1974.

Currently, Rogers is the colour commentator for the Calgary Flames on the Calgary sports radio station "The Fan 960".

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Mike Rogers."
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