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2014/07/30 12:28
2014/07/30 12:28
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A Medicare patient has a checkup. Some legislators are urging that the federal health insurance program cover all Americans. Editor's note: Vijay Das is a health care advocate for Public Citizen's...
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2014/07/30 12:28
2014/07/30 12:28
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2014/07/30 11:43
2014/07/30 11:43
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Twice a year, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce convenes what it calls its Committee of 100 — which is composed of heads of regional chambers and Washington trade associations. They hear about the business...
2014/07/28 14:51
2014/07/28 14:51
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Keystone XL Lobbying: Timing of Donations to Senators Disclosed Five U.S. senators received donations from a firm that was hired to promote the Keystone XL pipeline within a month of their aides’...
2014/07/28 09:52
2014/07/28 09:52
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And for each of the last five years, Comcast has given $25,000 to the Blanchette Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute, named for the late mother of U.S. Sen. John D. Rockefeller IV (D.,...
2014/07/27 05:55
2014/07/27 05:55
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BERKELEY SPRINGS - The Eastern Panhandle Entrepreneurs Forum will be held Thursday, Aug. 7, at The Country Inn, 110 S. Washington St. Networking will be held at 5:30 p.m., followed by the program at...
2014/07/25 22:18
2014/07/25 22:18
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Ruling on FDA’s Oversight of Animal Antibiotic Use Called a ‘Big Blow to Public Health’ (Food Safety News) – In a 2-1 decision, the U.S. Second Circuit Court of Appeals in New York ruled Thursday...
2014/07/25 15:28
2014/07/25 15:28
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A divided federal appeals court on Thursday upheld a U.S. Food and Drug Administration policy allowing the use of various antibiotics in animal feed, even if such use might endanger the public...
2014/07/25 09:06
2014/07/25 09:06
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I normally refrain from simply running sections of a press release as the basis of a post, but this proposed statistics-based exercise in propagandizing is so-ham-handed that it’s not hard to grok...
2014/07/25 02:24
2014/07/25 02:24
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Texas is making major investments to make more of its wind power. Photo: David Bowser PANHANDLE, Texas - The wind is so relentless that a week can go by before it is calm enough for a crane operator...
2014/07/25 01:19
2014/07/25 01:19
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Sen. Saxby Chambliss (R-Ga.) is leaving Capitol Hill — but not before swinging through Belgium, Portugal, Spain and Italy. (Evan Vucci/AP) Sen. Saxby Chambliss will cap his congressional career with...
2014/07/24 19:19
2014/07/24 19:19
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In its first two years, the Office of Congressional Ethics was doing a brisk business, taking on 69 cases for review. But that number was cut almost in half in each subsequent session, the OCE...
2014/07/24 19:08
2014/07/24 19:08
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The literal-minded, nuance-free explanation as to why this AMI tabloid holding is pushing these conservative conspiracy theories about JFK Jr.'s death is boilerplate "follow the money" stuff. As the...
2014/07/23 12:30
2014/07/23 12:30
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Opposition Movement for Multi Party Democracy President Nevers Mumba says lack of accurate information on the state of health of President Michael Sata will heighten insecurity in the country. Mumba...
2014/07/21 14:35
2014/07/21 14:35
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U.S. House members from Pennsylvania and their staff accepted 41 privately paid trips so far this year, ranging from $20,000 in business-class airline tickets to Japan for Rep. Charlie Dent and his...
2014/07/21 02:19
2014/07/21 02:19
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Daniel Innis, a former business school dean running a long-shot campaign for the House in New Hampshire, faced a big financial disadvantage until a wealthy friend put hundreds of thousands of dollars...
2014/07/20 13:18
2014/07/20 13:18
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A version of this story was co-published with the Albany Times-Union. In early 2007, when he was New York State attorney general, Andrew Cuomo brought on a longtime confidant as a consultant on...
2014/07/18 16:15
2014/07/18 16:15
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Bankers Rip CFPB's Plan to Disclose More Complaint Details WASHINGTON � The banking industry is pushing back against a plan released this week by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to publicize...
2014/07/18 14:38
2014/07/18 14:38
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Daniel Innis, a former business school dean running a long-shot campaign for the House in New Hampshire, faced a big financial disadvantage until a wealthy friend put hundreds of thousands of dollars...
2014/07/17 04:17
2014/07/17 04:17
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WASHINGTON — Citigroup agreed Monday to pay $7 billion to settle a federal investigation into its handling of risky subprime mortgages, admitting to a pattern of deception that Attorney General Eric...
2014/07/16 23:51
2014/07/16 23:51
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Chairman: Ethics Committee Can Only ‘Offer Up Advice’ Conaway says the panel’s job is to enforce the House rules. (CQ Roll Call File Photo) Open government advocates and congressional watchdogs,...
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2014/07/30 12:28
2014/07/30 12:28
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