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Just links today:Sam Brownback links [Palestinian Imam Warns Against US Embassy Move to Jerusalem:][1] "A Palestinian preacher on official Palestinian Authority television threatened that America would be "buried" if Washington moved its embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem," reports CNSNews.com, a conservative site. "But Sen. Sam Brownback (R-Kansas) said this summer that he believed the U.S. should move the embassy as a matter of principle. Israel is the only country in the world where the U.S. does not have its embassy in the capital, he noted. Although some say such a move would cause problems, the U.S. needs to take a stand and say it puts its embassies in the capital of countries."[Black culture museum moves forward:][2] "A group of prominent African-Americans will begin fundraising in earnest soon for a museum that will chronicle everything from slavery to the Harlem Renaissance to November's election of U.S. Sen. Barack Obama, a black Chicagoan," reports USA Today. Brownback was one of the leading voices in Congress in support of the museum, the paper says.Dennis Moore links [The Finish Line:][3] "Predictions of a polarized and partisan electorate that would oust candidates who were sitting in the 'wrong' districts just never materialized," reports GovExec.com. "Perennial Democratic targets in 'red' states -- members such as Reps. Jim Matheson of Utah, Dennis Moore of Kansas and Earl Pomeroy of North Dakota -- actually saw their margins improve from 2002."How to contact As always, you can find information to contact members of the Kansas congressional delegation [here.][4] [1]: http://www.cnsnews.com/ViewForeignBureaus.asp?Page=%5CForeignBureaus%5Carchive%5C200501%5CFOR20050103d.html [2]: http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2005-01-03-black-museum_x.htm [3]: http://www.govexec.com/dailyfed/0105/010405op.htm [4]: http://ljworld.com/extra/where_to_write.html#fed


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