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    Power Breakfast: Sen. George LeMieux Bids Capitol Hill Farewell

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    Sen. George LeMieux arrived on Capitol Hill less than a year and a half ago as a placeholder. The Florida Republican was appointed by his friend, Gov. Charlie Crist, to finish out the term of one abruptly departed Mel Martinez.

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    Auction Of Artifacts In Paris Stirs Protest At American Indian Museum In D.C.

    "It's almost like seeing one of our own tribal members being auctioned off," says a member of California's Hoopa tribe who denounced the auction during an event at the National Museum of the American Indian.

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    D.C.'s Public Schools Select New Lunch Providers

    D.C. Public Schools is abandoning longtime school food provider Chartwells in the wake of allegations of poor food quality and fraud and moving forward with new vendors for 2016. But, questions remain about the selection process and future oversight.

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    TSA Hopes To Speed Up Screening Lines This Summer, Administrator Tells Congress

    But the TSA projects that its checkpoints will screen 100 million more people in 2016 than it did in 2013, while the agency's workforce has been reduced by 12 percent over that same time period.
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    Reports Peg Tech Billionaire As Funder Of Hulk Hogan's Case Against Gawker

    Silicon Valley entrepreneur Peter Thiel is said to be bankrolling the ex-wrestler's lawsuit. Gawker is appealing a jury verdict that awarded Hogan $140 million over the 2012 publication of a sex tape.

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