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Jul 1, 2011 Blog

Huntington Beach, Jul 1, 2011 - In 1776, when Richard Henry Lee of Virginia proposed a resolution of American Independence from Great Britain, even he could not have known the great historical moment upon him.

Jun 22, 2011 Blog

Washington, Jun 22, 2011 - You can expect to see American flags and political knickknacks in the office of most members of Congress. You don’t, however, routinely see surfboards and alcohol posters. 

Meet Rep. Dana Rohrabacher, a Republican representative from California whose office in the Rayburn House Office Building is a unique spot. 

May 25, 2011 Blog

Washington, May 25, 2011 - Senator Coons recently wrote about a looming crisis in America -- a record backlog of patent applications at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. While Senator Coons is 100% correct about the importance of innovation to our economy, and about the foolishness of continuing to allow this backlog of patents to cripple American job creation, he is 100% wrong about H.R.

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May 9, 2011 Blog

Washington, May 9, 2011 -     In 1998 Pakistan’s military and intelligence services facilitated the transfer to Communist China of a Taliban recovered unexploded American Tomahawk cruise missile, which we fired in an attempt to kill Osama Bin Laden and members of al-Qeada.

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Apr 22, 2011 Blog

Washington, Apr 22, 2011 - Admit it or not, there are powerful multinational electronics companies that are out to destroy the U.S. patent system. This is not new. Over the years, global corporatists’ destructive designs on U.S. patent laws have been thwarted — just barely — by a small, less influential, bipartisan group led by myself, Rep.

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Apr 1, 2011 Blog

Washington, Apr 1, 2011 - The events in Japan are disastrous and heartbreaking, but they should not be used to stop us from safely utilizing nuclear energy for the benefit of our nation. 

As a senior member of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology, I am a strong advocate for safe and clean nuclear technology to meet the energy needs of our growing nation. 

Mar 1, 2011 Blog

Washington, Mar 1, 2011 - The recent tragic shooting of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D) has revealed a serious flaw in our constitutionally mandated system that needs to be remedied. As it stands now, the Constitution permits any mad gunman or group of terrorists to change the outcome of votes in Congress. 

Jan 25, 2011 Blog

Washington, Jan 25, 2011 - Here are two excerpts from my interview this morning.

Nov 11, 2010 Blog

Washington, Nov 11, 2010 - Veterans’ Day is a day held close to the hearts of every American, with November 11 of each year serving as a day of honor for American veterans of all wars and conflicts. America is founded on the principles of freedom, justice, & liberty for all.

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