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Eric Knowles, an Annapolis Republican, is challenging incumbent Rep. John Sarbanes, a Democrat from Towson, for Maryland's 3rd District U.S. House seat.
Knowles is a U.S. Air Force veteran and bartender who said he is running to restore civil liberties to Americans.
"I want to return the power of people to have control over their own lives," Knowles said in an April 2012 interview.
Deputy Attorney General James Cole testified that his agency learned about the matter through media reports instead of the IRS.
A top Justice Department official testified about how the FBI ended up with an IRS database containing private taxpayer information. Find out what he said.
Dems vow a continued push for a legislative response to the Supreme Court voting rights decision, despite losing an ally in Canton.
But that hasn't stopped them from trying to get out the message on the issue this week.
Two lawmakers try to prevent future confrontations by building pre-existing friendship
Democrats were hopeful that Eric Cantor would help them move a new voting rights bill. Then he lost.
They describe him as affable and polite.
There's the speaker, the leader and the whip. What does each of them do? (And where did they come up with whip?!)
Responses from our survey asking VA workers what advice they would give the department's next secretary.
Could spending more time together solve Congress' gridlock problems?
PROJECT: Wilson Andrews, Jason Bartz, Ryan Kellett, Katie Parker, Leslie Passante and Serdar Tumgoren - The Washington Post. Published Oct. 8, 2012.
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