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House panel OKs stripping passports from US terrorists

On Thursday the House Foreign Affairs Committee unanimously approved three bills designed to aid the fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, including one that would allow the State Department to revoke the passports of U.S. citizens who join the group or any other terrorist organization.

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Rep. Poe: Obama Should Prohibit Travel to West Africa

He won’t do it….he doesn’t care. Rep. Ted Poe of Texas is asking the director of the CDC to recommend to President Barack Obama that he prohibit non-essential American travel to Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea as well as prohibit anyone from those countries from entering the United States, Poe, a Republican, said Friday on “America’s Forum.”

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