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  • Latest Action: Feb 15, 2012 Rule H. Res. 547 passed House.

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    • National's Top 10 Prospects May Report Card | The Beltway Sports ... - June 06, 2012 by Jesse Smith - ... the 11 to 20 range (among National's prospects according to MLB.com) who are off to great starts this season… 12. Jeff Kobernus, 2B, Harrisburg Senators (AA) .281 AVG, 0 HR, 7 RBI, 25 SB, .314 OBP, .331 SLG, .645 OPS ...

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      As noted by Jesse Smith on June 06, 2012, "... the 11 to 20 range (among National's prospects according to MLB.com) who are off to great starts this season… 12. Jeff Kobernus, 2B, Harrisburg Senators (AA) .281 AVG, 0 HR, 7 RBI, 25 SB, .314 OBP, .331 SLG, .645 OPS ..." (/url?q=http://www.beltwaysportsblog.com/2012/06/05/nationals-top-10-prospects-may-report-card/&sa=U&ei=26jQT7X3K4Kq2gXrmZStDA&ved=0CE0QmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNEBle5KH0J9VkQ9-z6CvlBDuNbS7A)
    • National's Top 10 Prospects May Report Card | The Beltway Sports ... - June 05, 2012 by Jesse Smith - ... the 11 to 20 range (among National's prospects according to MLB.com) who are off to great starts this season… 12. Jeff Kobernus, 2B, Harrisburg Senators (AA) .281 AVG, 0 HR, 7 RBI, 25 SB, .314 OBP, .331 SLG, .645 OPS ...

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      As noted by Salon on July 17, 2012, "drafted a so-called faith bill (H.R. 7, the Community Solutions Act) that (or so they thought) satisfied certain fundamentalist leaders and Beltway libertarians but bore few marks of ‘compassionate conservatism’ and was, as anybody could ..." (http://www.salon.com/2012/07/17/the_conservative_welfare_state/)
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      As noted by Opposing Views on July 09, 2012, "According to Streetsblog: In H.R.7 – the transpo bill so backwards even the House couldn’t pass it — the roads-only crowd threw transit riders under the bus, as it were, eliminating dedicated funding for transit, which was left to fend for itself off" (http://www.opposingviews.com/i/politics/why-are-environmental-groups-so-upset-new-transportation-bill)
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      As noted by Findlaw.com on July 05, 2012, "See D.N.H.R. 7.1(d) (“[A] court shall decide motions without oral argument ․ [and] may allow oral argument after consideration of a written statement by a party outlining the reasons why oral argument may provide assistance to the court.”);" (http://caselaw.findlaw.com/us-1st-circuit/1605443.html)
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