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2015/05/22 10:59
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To the editor: Contrary to claims made in the recent editorial “Prescription for lower drug costs,” allowing the secretary of Health and Human Services to interfere in prescription drug negotiations...
2015/05/22 10:59
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2015/05/21 22:27
2015/05/21 22:27
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WASHINGTON (AP) — A House committee unanimously approved a bill on Thursday to reform U.S.-funded broadcasting to counter what a California congressman dubs the "weaponization of information" from...
2015/05/21 22:18
2015/05/21 22:18
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WASHINGTON (AP) - A House committee unanimously approved a bill on Thursday to reform U.S.-funded broadcasting to counter what a California congressman dubs the "weaponization of information" from...
2015/05/21 18:08
2015/05/21 18:08
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Hundreds of McDonald's workers continued protests outside the company's shareholder meeting Thursday, angling for better wages. Demonstrators at the company's Oak Brook, Illinois, campus are calling...
2015/05/21 15:54
2015/05/21 15:54
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CVS will pay $98 per share in cash and assume $2.3 billion of Omnicare's debt. Omnicare, the nation's largest provider of pharmaceutical services in nursing homes, has 160 locations in assisted...
2015/05/20 21:27
2015/05/20 21:27
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Los Angeles became the latest state to vote in an increase, pushing the city's wage floor to $15 per hour by 2020. Separately, there is a push among Democrats in Congress to increase the nationwide...
2015/05/20 21:12
2015/05/20 21:12
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Hiring, firing, pay and training -- it all needs fixing, says panel The federal workforce has some serious problems. Federal employees feel pressure to take on managerial roles to boost their pay,...
2015/05/20 19:06
2015/05/20 19:06
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I've made a commitment to hold Washington more accountable to the hard-working taxpayers of the 4th Congressional District. That means pursuing waste and abuse in government — including...
2015/05/20 16:45
2015/05/20 16:45
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One of the more positive sounding admonitions from health care reform opponents was that the United States had "the best health care in the world," so why would you mess with it? Well, it's true that...
2015/05/20 08:57
2015/05/20 08:57
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WASHINGTON -- The U.S. House voted to keep federal money flowing for highways and mass-transit programs for two more months, through the end of July. Lawmakers voted 387-35 on Tuesday for the...
2015/05/20 07:19
2015/05/20 07:19
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... aren’t getting a fair shake. Something is wrong when CEOs earn more than 300 times than what the typical American worker earns and when hedge fund managers pay a lower tax rate than truck...
2015/05/20 04:48
2015/05/20 04:48
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First, the good news. The U.S. Treasury Department reported last week that the government's April budget surplus was the largest in seven years, as tax payments swelled coffers with an extra $156.7...
2015/05/20 02:14
2015/05/20 02:14
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NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — America’s poor are much better off than the underprivileged in other parts of the world, Congressman Darrell Issa insisted again on Tuesday. The wealthiest member of Congress...
2015/05/19 22:22
2015/05/19 22:22
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The low-tax, needed-spending dance | News & Observer News & Observer Stagnant wages are a defining issue of our time. Unfortunately, so is stagnant debate. Instead of honest inquiry, we get...
2015/05/19 17:51
2015/05/19 17:51
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Protecting the Hours and Wages of Restaurant Employees | Commentary The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act � now known to most Americans as Obamacare � is a law littered with unintended...
2015/05/19 12:52
2015/05/19 12:52
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Teva is trying to convince Mylan shareholders to accept its $40 billion offer for the same reasons. "It takes a long time for Teva, Lannett or any of the generics companies to get a new branded...
2015/05/18 06:58
2015/05/18 06:58
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It’s been a long-running criticism made by health care unions against nonprofit hospitals: They don’t give enough in return for their hefty tax breaks. The debate fired up again last week as hundreds...
2015/05/17 18:44
2015/05/17 18:44
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In one of the final episodes of the TV series “Mad Men,” it’s the early 1970s and office manager-turned-advertising executive Joan Holloway’s new bosses are making passes at her while passing her over...
2015/05/17 15:50
2015/05/17 15:50
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This is a rebuttal of Heath Shive’s claim that “if you receive any money from the government, you are on welfare.” I have nothing against welfare, and the Supreme Court in 1970 — Goldberg v. Kelly —...
2015/05/16 15:53
2015/05/16 15:53
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Last week's horrific Amtrak crash outside Philadelphia has inspired much talk about the need to shore up America's crumbling public infrastructure. But the prospect of action on infrastructure hasn't...
2015/05/22 10:59
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