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Candidates Talk With Seniors During Annual Luncheon

New Hartford, NY (WIBX) - Candidates converged on the New Hartford Senior Center to meet with constituents during its annual Candidates Day Luncheon.

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InfoCash, Flickr
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Should English Be The Official Language Of The U.S.?

Marcy, NY (WIBX) - This morning Congress will hear testimony in support of the English Language Unity Act of 2011, which would make English the official language of the United States.  Opponents are up in arms, saying that the millions of Americans who do not speak English will be at a severe disadvantage.

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Jeanette Lenoir, WIBX
Jeanette Lenoir, WIBX
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Dan Lamb Says Hanna Not Doing Enough In Congress

Utica, NY (WIBX) - The man challenging Republican Congressman Richard Hanna for the newly redrawn 22nd Congressional District in New York made a stop in Utica today.

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Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
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Should Equal Pay For Men And Women Be Mandated?

Marcy, NY (WIBX) - Senate Republicans filibustered to block the Paycheck Fairness Act.  The vote was 52 to 47, three shy of the 60 needed to move the bill forward to passage.

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At What Grade Level Does Congress Talk? The Answer May Surprise You

If you’ve ever listened to a member of Congress speak and felt like you were being addressed as a child, it’s not your imagination. A new study shows congresspeople now talk at a 10th grade level — a full grade lower than they did just seven years ago.

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Office of Rep. Richard Hanna
Office of Rep. Richard Hanna
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Hanna Tapped To Negotiate U.S. Highway Bill

Washington, DC (WIBX) - A former construction worker turned congressman is becoming one of the driving forces behind discussions about a new highway bill.

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Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images
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Should Members of Congress Have Term Limits? — Survey of the Day

The re-election rates for members of Congress hovers between 85 and 95 percent.

Yet, according to a new survey from Poll Position, the majority of American people would like new rules which would prevent them from sending the same represenatives to Washington, DC year after year.

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The White House, Getty Images
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Gabrielle Giffords Vows to Return to Congress in New Memoir

In a new book, ‘Gabby: A Story of Courage and Hope,’ Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords and her astronaut husband Mark Kelly detail the intensive therapy and psychological struggles the Arizona Democrat has endured after surviving an attempt on her life early this year. After all of the struggles and hardships, however, Giffords declares that she will indeed return to Congress.

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Utica Mayor David R. Roefaro
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Roefaro Testifying In Congress On Immigration, Border Security

Utica, NY (WIBX) - Utica Mayor David R. Roefaro is testifying in Congress next week.

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Congressman Richard Hanna
Congressman Richard Hanna
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Hanna Comments On Budget Deal

Washington, DC (WIBX) - Congressman Richard Hanna has issued a statement on the spending deal that was reached on Friday night to avoid a government shutdown.

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