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Former Steelers Player Found Alive In Butler Co.

– A former member of the Pittsburgh Steelers, who was reported missing on Tuesday, has been found alive.

According to police, 84-year-old Ray Mathews, who may suffer from dementia, was reported missing after he failed to return home from his daily walk on White Oak Road in Marion Township. He was last seen around 2:30 p.m.

http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2013/10/23/former-steelers-player-found-in-butler-co/

http://www.wtae.com/news/local/butler/Search-Teams-Find-Missing-Former-Steeler-Wednesday/-/10928542/22585858/-/l4ypwgz/-/index.html

You know they are losing. I just got a local robocall from Ted Cruz talking about

the Obama Administration shutdown. I don't usually answer calls I don't know but this was from a local number and I thought it might be from a new cell phone for a family member.

U.S. Rep. Ellison arrested during immigration rally

Source: star tribune

U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison was arrested Tuesday by U.S. Capitol Police during an immigration rally on the National Mall.
As protestors marched toward the U.S. Capitol, Ellison and several other House Democrats sat in the middle of Independence Avenue, blocking rush hour traffic.
Police led Ellison away in cuffs shortly after 4 p.m.
Ellison’s office said the move was an act of “civil disobedience” designed to urge Congress to pass legislation that would allow the nation’s undocumented immigrants to apply for U.S. citizenship.

Read more: http://www.startribune.com/politics/national/226953831.html

What circus is missing it's head clown?

CREW Calls on OCE to Investigate Rep. Neugebauer for Berating Park Ranger

Today, Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) filed a complaint with the Office of Congressional Ethics against Rep. Randy Neugebauer (R-TX) for conduct that reflects discreditably upon the House.

Footage captured by NBC Washington on October 2, 2013, a day after the government shutdown began, shows Rep. Neugebauer nastily confronting a park ranger outside the National World War II Memorial. The congressman was angry the memorial had been closed, apparently oblivious to the consequences of his and his colleagues’ refusal to fund government operations.

Rep. Neugebauer’s mistreatment of a federal employee who was doing her job is disgraceful,” said CREW Executive Director Melanie Sloan. “The blame for the government shutdown and the resulting closure of the memorials lies squarely on the shoulders of lawmakers like Rep. Neugebauer who refuse to fund our government.”

http://www.citizensforethics.org/legal-filings/entry/crew-calls-on-oce-to-investigate-rep.-neugebauer-for-berating-park-ranger
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