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Labrador calls immigration talks with Obama ‘crazy,’ says prez ‘trying to destroy the Republican party’

Idaho GOP Rep. Raul Labrador appears to have abandoned his hopes for immigration reform this year. Labrador, an immigration lawyer whose first language was Spanish, entered 2013 saying he hoped to be part of a bipartisan approach to immigration reform

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Idaho’s Labrador: Don’t wait until next week to debate Syria, bring back Congress now

Idaho Republican Congressman Raul Labrador doesn’t want to wait until next week for Congress to consider authorizing military action against Syria. Labrador is urging House Speaker John Boehner to call the House back to Washington this week, saying taking the

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Idaho’s Simpson: Cut EPA budget 35%, block Obama climate change gambit

Idaho Republican Congressman Mike Simpson’s Appropriation’s subcommittee on Tuesday approved a budget cutting Environmental Protection Agency spending by $2.9 billion, trimming spending to fiscal 1978 levels. Simpson, who chairs the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies, also included language

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Groundhog Day: Simpson, Labrador vote to roll back Obamacare

For the 38th and 39th times, the GOP-controlled House voted to repeal or roll back the Affordable Care Act in floor votes late Wednesday. Idaho’s Republican congressmen, eight-term Rep. Mike Simpson and two-term Rep. Raul Labrador voted for two measures

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Obama says Bush legacy should include remaking immigration law

As he joined in the opening ceremony for the George W. Bush Presidential Library in Dallas Thursday, President Obama used the occasion to call on Congress to build on Bush’s attempts at immigration reform and pass a major rewrite this

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