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Vaping group plotted lobbying efforts at Trump's DC hotel

Sep. 11, 2019 10:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — America's vaping industry has in recent years taken its fight to fend off regulation directly to President Donald Trump's doorstep, with a lobbying group twice booking annual meetings at his Washington hotel and e-cigarette maker Juul hiring two of his former White House officials. In 2017...

Longtime Wisconsin Rep. Sensenbrenner won't seek re-election

Sep. 4, 2019 7:37 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Longtime Wisconsin Republican Rep. Jim Sensenbrenner, known for his role in the impeachment of President Bill Clinton and passing the anti-terrorism Patriot Act after 9/11, said Wednesday he will not seek re-election. Sensenbrenner, 76, said he will retire from Congress in January 2021, at...

Paul Ryan moving to Maryland, not selling Wisconsin home

Aug. 20, 2019 11:04 AM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Former House Speaker Paul Ryan is moving his family from his hometown of Janesville, Wisconsin, to a house in a Washington, D.C., suburb less than a year after he retired from Congress saying he wanted to spend more time with his children. Ryan spokesman Kevin Seifert said Tuesday that...

Protester to plead guilty to seeking radioactive material

Aug. 14, 2019 5:09 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A political protester from Wisconsin who once ran against then-House Speaker Paul Ryan will plead guilty to seeking radioactive material under terms of a plea agreement filed in federal court. Jeremy Ryan, no relation to Paul Ryan, was arrested last year by FBI agents after they caught...