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Rep. Keating’s Intelligence Amendment Clears U.S. House

U.S. Rep. William Keating says the House has approved a measure to encourage stronger intelligence sharing between federal, state and local law enforcement agencies.

The Massachusetts democrat says the amendment was added on Friday to an Intelligence Authorization bill

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Mayor Mitchell Joined by Senators, Congressman In Post Office Appeal

New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell is appealing the United States Postal Service's decision to relocate the downtown post office to a storefront instead of keeping it at it's historic location.

Mitchell writes he believes the move is "unwise, short-sighted, and potentially disruptive to the strong resurgence of activity that New Bedford's downtown has enjoyed over the past several years

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Chapman for Wind Energy, But Not Cape Wind

A Republican candidate for the 9th Congressional District says he's all in favor of renewable energy, but against the Cape Wind project.

Candidate John Chapman appeared as a guest on WBSM's "More Than Just Talk" program, and says Cape Wind has had little input from the public as far as location and economic impact

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Keating Wants Congressional Hearing in Boston

A Massachusetts congressman says the House Homeland Security Committee plans to hold a hearing in Boston this spring with victims of and first responders to the Boston Marathon bombings.

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Cong. Keating Trying to Preserve Martha’s Vineyard Lighthouse

Natural forces are threatening an historic Massachusetts landmark, and at least one politician is looking to preserve it.

Congressman William Keating has sent a letter to Coast Guard Commandant, Admiral Papp, asking that he mark the Gay Head Light tower on Martha's Vineyard as surplus land

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Keating Wins 9th Congressional District Race

Congressman William Keating has been elected to the new 9th Congressional District, and is anxious to get to work for it's people.

Keating stopped in New Bedford Tuesday, greeting supporters. He says his number one priority is generating jobs, and in New Bedford he believes Cape Wind and the South Terminal Maritime Project will be a primary job generator

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Keating, Sheldon and Others Take Part In 9th Congressional District Debate

The first live debate of the 9th Congressional district campaign remained civil Wednesday night in Duxbury, even as candidates revealed strong, largely partisan differences on how best to represent the newly drawn district.

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