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  • Jerry Lewis retiring from MDA telethon in Sept.

    After 45 years promoting treatment and a cure for children he calls "my kids," comedian Jerry Lewis announced Monday he is retiring as host of the Labor Day Muscular Dystrophy Association telethon that has become synonymous with his name.

  • Jerry Lewis retiring from MDA telethon in Sept.

    After 45 years, Jerry Lewis is retiring as host of the Muscular Dystrophy Association's Labor Day telethon.

  • Rep. Jerry Lewis, California Republican (AP Photo)

    Lobbyists launch campaign on centrists

    Conservative lobbies are pressing House Republicans to keep centrists from controlling key congressional panels, as House GOP leaders gather this week to pick committee leaders for the 112th Congress.

  • CHOOSING CHAIRMEN: Minority Leader John A. Boehner leads the House Steering Committee. (Associated Press)

    Some top posts on panels up for grabs

    While House Republicans are jockeying behind the scenes for coveted committee chairmanships should Democrats be ousted from leadership after the midterm elections, many political insiders don't expect a drastic reshuffling of leadership within the GOP.

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