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The Dalles Chronicle
Salmon challengesthe required analysis of management options. Guess who is one of the co-sponsor
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
the required analysis of management options. Guess who is one of the co-sponsors of this bill? Yep, our U.S. Representative Greg Walden. The same Walden that received $146,000 from the electric utilities industry in the last election cycle... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers nearing deal to ease bank regs | EPA to limit settlements with green groups | Trump promises action on drug pricesProgram (CHIP) have made little progress, a top House Republican said Monday.
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Program (CHIP) have made little progress, a top House Republican said Monday. Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Democrats have not made a counteroffer on paying for an extension of the program. "Despite Ranking... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: Trump taking report on drug czar pick 'very seriously' | Trump vows action on drug prices | McConnell says 20-week abortion ban to get Senate voteProgram (CHIP) have made little progress, a top House Republican said Monday.
The Hill / Posted yesterday
Program (CHIP) have made little progress, a top House Republican said Monday. Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Democrats have not made a counteroffer on paying for an extension of the program. "Despite Ranking... Read more
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The Hill
Equifax gets a John Oliver roastinghearing, that’s not what happened,” he continued before showing a clip of House
The Hill / Posted yesterday
hearing, that’s not what happened,” he continued before showing a clip of House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) noting that the sole person at Equifax tasked with updating the patch failed to do so. The late night... Read more
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The Hill
No progress on bipartisan negotiations to fund Children's Health Insurance Programthe popular Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) have made little progres
The Hill / Posted yesterday
the popular Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) have made little progress. Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Monday Democrats have not made a counter-offer on ways to pay for an extension of the... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Washington is turning against the US Senateslamming the Senate. but it’s actually not very helpful to that body for us to
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted yesterday
slamming the Senate. but it’s actually not very helpful to that body for us to do it, and I don’t think we should.” Rep. Greg Walden, the chairman of the House energy and commerce committee, said he’s “resisted engaging” in spars against the... Read more
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Fortune
IRS Puts That Equifax Contract on Hold After Huge Security Breachsome serious red flags … we are pleased to see the IRS suspend its contract wit
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
some serious red flags … we are pleased to see the IRS suspend its contract with Equifax,” Republican Representatives Greg Walden and Robert Latta said in a joint statement on Friday. “Our focus now remains on protecting consumers and getting... Read more
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Reuters
IRS puts Equifax contract on hold during security reviewsome serious red flags ... we are pleased to see the IRS suspend its contract w
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
some serious red flags ... we are pleased to see the IRS suspend its contract with Equifax,” Republican Representatives Greg Walden and Robert Latta said in a joint statement on Friday. “Our focus now remains on protecting consumers and getting... Read more
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Breitbart
‘Only the Beginning’: Trump Signs Executive Order to Loosen Obamacare Gripit has to be positive!” Trump said, responding to the Kentucky senator. Rep. V
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
it has to be positive!” Trump said, responding to the Kentucky senator. Rep. Virginia Foxx of North Carolina and Rep. Greg Walden of Oregon also attended the event, as well as several small businesses and franchise owners. “Today is only the... Read more
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BBC News
Equifax triggers debate on cyber rulesin Washington, where US President Donald Trump and many Republicans frequently
BBC News / Posted 5 days ago
in Washington, where US President Donald Trump and many Republicans frequently call for less regulation. Representative Greg Walden, an Oregon Republican, said companies have a responsibility to guard data under existing law. He questioned how... Read more
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The Hill
House Intel to release Russian Facebook ads | Trump tweet on NBC draws backlash | Senators want answers from alleged robocall king | Twitter reverses on Blackburn adto manipulate U.S. politics. Sandberg also met Wednesday with House Majority L
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
to manipulate U.S. politics. Sandberg also met Wednesday with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) before heading to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's (D-Calif.) office to brief Pelosi, Schiff and... Read more
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The Hill
New York warns HHS over children's health care funding delayextension in the House have caused delays. The Senate has yet to even discuss o
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
extension in the House have caused delays. The Senate has yet to even discuss offsets. House Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Monday he would delay floor consideration of the bill passed by the committee last week "in hopes... Read more
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The Hill
Facebook's Sandberg meets with House leaders on Russia probeto manipulate U.S. politics. Sandberg also met Wednesday with House Majority L
The Hill / Posted 6 days ago
to manipulate U.S. politics. Sandberg also met Wednesday with House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) and Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.) before heading to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi's (D-Calif.) office to brief Pelosi, Schiff and... Read more
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FOX News
A good economy is bad for tax cut chancesa bill to continue funding for the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
a bill to continue funding for the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). House Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Monday he would delay floor consideration of the bill passed by the committee last week ‘in hopes... Read more
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FOX News
A good economy is bad for tax cut chancesa bill to continue funding for the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program
FOX News / Posted 6 days ago
a bill to continue funding for the popular Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). House Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Monday he would delay floor consideration of the bill passed by the committee last week ‘in hopes... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Parties fight over funding children's health insuranceObama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would cal
The Register Citizen / Posted 7 days ago
Obama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would call them reasonable," said panel chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore. No states are expected to immediately run out of funds to cover children because they can continue using... Read more
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The Hill
Overnight Health Care: Trump says to expect health order 'probably this week' | House GOP delays vote on children's health bill for more talks | FDA chief plays down talk of succeeding Priceon a bill to continue funding for the popular Children's Health Insurance Progr
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
on a bill to continue funding for the popular Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). House Energy & Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Monday he would delay floor consideration of the bill passed by the committee last week "in hopes... Read more
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The Hill
Calif. fires add to already bad wildfire seasonhave to seek reimbursement for fighting blazes on federal land. “Every year we
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
have to seek reimbursement for fighting blazes on federal land. “Every year we repeat this stupid, stupid cycle,” Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.), who spearheaded a letter to Mulvaney signed by 31 members of Congress, said in a statement. “Robbing... Read more
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The Hill
House GOP delays vote on children's health care funding to negotiate with Demsa bill to continue funding for the popular Children's Health Insurance Program
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
a bill to continue funding for the popular Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). House Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.) said Monday he would delay floor consideration of the bill passed by the committee last week "in hopes... Read more
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The Hill
Congress tackles children's healthcare, insurance stabilizationand other important public health laws,” Pallone said in a statement. “In orde
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
and other important public health laws,” Pallone said in a statement. “In order to expedite action, I call on Chairman [Greg] Walden to return to the negotiating table so that we can develop a bill that can garner strong, bipartisan support.” A... Read more
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The Columbian
Donnelly: Federal forests need new approachthe political courage to act on public-land reforms, our forested lands will co
The Columbian / Posted 9 days ago
the political courage to act on public-land reforms, our forested lands will continue to be incinerated.” U.S. Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., pins the blame on the Senate “blocking our bipartisan legislation that has passed overwhelmingly in the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Steve Duin: Playing with fire in the Columbia River GorgeIn his latest prescription for healthy forests, Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., is su
OregonLive.com / Posted 11 days ago
In his latest prescription for healthy forests, Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore., is surgical in his approach. Surgical in his language, his timing, and his determination to derail second opinions and judicial review. Embers from the Eagle Creek fire were... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Scorched-state congressmen push Westerman's forest billin September, brought a jar of the ash that carpeted the ground and contaminate
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
in September, brought a jar of the ash that carpeted the ground and contaminated the air. That legislator, U.S. Rep. Greg Walden of Hood River, Ore., said his state has lost 678,000 acres to fire in 2017. The Eagle Creek Fire east of... Read more
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The Hill
Congress grapples with preventing the next Equifax-level hackof data about them that such organizations collect. ADVERTISEMENT “How does t
The Hill / Posted 12 days ago
of data about them that such organizations collect. ADVERTISEMENT “How does this happen when so much is at stake?” Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.), the chairman of the House Commerce Committee, asked Smith in one hearing. “I don’t think we can pass a... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Congress starts whispering about ways to punish the NCAAthe nation is extremely troubling and puts into serious question the NCAA’s abi
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 12 days ago
the nation is extremely troubling and puts into serious question the NCAA’s ability to oversee its own institutions,” said Greg Walden, R-Ore., and Frank Pallone, D-N.J., in a statement from the committee. In North Carolina, state lawmakers... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Parties fight over funding children's health insuranceObama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would cal
FOX Carolina / Posted 13 days ago
Obama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would call them reasonable," said panel chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore. No states are expected to immediately run out of funds to cover children because they can continue using... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Parties fight over funding children's health insuranceObama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would cal
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 13 days ago
Obama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would call them reasonable," said panel chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore. No states are expected to immediately run out of funds to cover children because they can continue using... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Parties fight over funding children's health insuranceObama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would cal
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 13 days ago
Obama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would call them reasonable," said panel chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore. No states are expected to immediately run out of funds to cover children because they can continue using... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Parties fight over funding children's health insuranceObama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would cal
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 13 days ago
Obama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would call them reasonable," said panel chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore. No states are expected to immediately run out of funds to cover children because they can continue using... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Parties fight over funding children's health insuranceObama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would cal
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 13 days ago
Obama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would call them reasonable," said panel chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore. No states are expected to immediately run out of funds to cover children because they can continue using... Read more
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TribLIVE
Republicans, Democrats fight over funding children’s health insuranceDemocrats fight over funding children's health insurance House Energy and Comm
TribLIVE / Posted 13 days ago
Democrats fight over funding children's health insurance House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore.: 'Congress must get a CHIP bill to the president's desk as soon as possible. Every day that goes by... Read more
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Island Packet
Congress starts whispering about ways to punish the NCAAthe nation is extremely troubling and puts into serious question the NCAA’s abi
Island Packet / Posted 13 days ago
the nation is extremely troubling and puts into serious question the NCAA’s ability to oversee its own institutions,” said Greg Walden, R-Ore., and Frank Pallone, D-N.J., in a statement from the committee. In North Carolina, state lawmakers... Read more
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The Hill
Children’s health-care bill faces new obstaclessending warning letters to enrollees that they could lose their coverage. Hous
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
sending warning letters to enrollees that they could lose their coverage. House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden (R-Ore.), while leaving the door open to future talks, said he had a made a good faith effort to reach a... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Parties fight over funding children's health insuranceObama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would cal
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 13 days ago
Obama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would call them reasonable," said panel chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore. No states are expected to immediately run out of funds to cover children because they can continue using... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Parties fight over funding children's health insuranceObama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would cal
Hawaii News Now / Posted 13 days ago
Obama's 2010 law. "While some have called these offsets partisan, we would call them reasonable," said panel chairman Greg Walden, R-Ore. No states are expected to immediately run out of funds to cover children because they can continue using... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Lawmakers grill former Equifax chairman over data breachcheck to learn if they were part of the breach. “Talk about ham-handed respons
Savannah Morning News / Posted 13 days ago
check to learn if they were part of the breach. “Talk about ham-handed responses, this is simply unacceptable,” said Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. Smith said he was disappointed in the rollout of call centers and a website designed to help the people... Read more
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The Washington Times
Chuck Schumer to GOP: Stabilize Obamacare through must-pass CHIP billnow. “While some have called the offsets ‘partisan,’ we would call them ‘reaso
The Washington Times / Posted 13 days ago
now. “While some have called the offsets ‘partisan,’ we would call them ‘reasonable,’” Energy and Commerce Chairman Greg Walden, Oregon Republican, said. Yet Democrats say they shouldn’t have to fiddle with other health programs to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Elizabeth Warren gets her turn to grill Equifax CEO todayat Fort Knox forgot to lock the doors and failed to notice the thieves were emp
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
at Fort Knox forgot to lock the doors and failed to notice the thieves were emptying the vaults,” said Oregon Republican Greg Walden, the Chairman of the House Energy and Commerce Committee that has jurisdiction over the issue. “I don’t think we... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Former Equifax CEO testifies before Congressthe months-long delay in announcing it and whether consumers will be compensate
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 13 days ago
the months-long delay in announcing it and whether consumers will be compensated for damage caused by identity theft. Rep. Greg Walden, the Republican chairman of the House subcommittee, pledged Tuesday to hold Equifax and Smith accountable. But he... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Equifax chief takes D.C. lumpshas done -- or failed to do -- to stop data breaches from occurring," said Rep.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
has done -- or failed to do -- to stop data breaches from occurring," said Rep. Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill. Republican Rep. Greg Walden of Oregon, the committee's chairman, said the hearing was necessary to do something that Equifax has failed to do... Read more
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The Register
Sole Equifax security worker at fault for failed patch, says former CEOin the organisation to apply the patch, did not,” Smith said at around the 1:05
The Register / Posted 14 days ago
in the organisation to apply the patch, did not,” Smith said at around the 1:05:15 mark in the video below. Congressman Greg Walden sought clarification of that statement, asking “Does that mean that that individual knew the software was there,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Lawmakers grill former Equifax CEO over huge data breachcheck to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed respons
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
check to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed responses, this is simply unacceptable," said Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. Smith said he was disappointed in the rollout of call centers and a website designed to help the people... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington: Former Equifax CEO grilled by congressional members"How does this happen when so much is at stake?” asked Representative Greg Wald
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 14 days ago
"How does this happen when so much is at stake?” asked Representative Greg Walden, an Oregon Republican. “I don't think we can pass a law that fixes stupid. I can't fix stupid." Ouch... But the facts remain. Equifax failed to fix a software... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lawmakers grill former Equifax chairman over data breachcheck to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed respons
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
check to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed responses, this is simply unacceptable," said Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. Smith said he was disappointed in the rollout of call centers and a website designed to help the people... Read more
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WALB Albany
Lawmakers grill former Equifax chairman over data breachcheck to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed respons
WALB Albany / Posted 14 days ago
check to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed responses, this is simply unacceptable," said Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. Smith said he was disappointed in the rollout of call centers and a website designed to help the people... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lawmakers grill former Equifax chairman over data breachcheck to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed respons
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 14 days ago
check to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed responses, this is simply unacceptable," said Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. Smith said he was disappointed in the rollout of call centers and a website designed to help the people... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lawmakers grill former Equifax chairman over data breachcheck to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed respons
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 14 days ago
check to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed responses, this is simply unacceptable," said Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. Smith said he was disappointed in the rollout of call centers and a website designed to help the people... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Lawmakers grill former Equifax chairman over data breachcheck to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed respons
Hawaii News Now / Posted 14 days ago
check to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed responses, this is simply unacceptable," said Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. Smith said he was disappointed in the rollout of call centers and a website designed to help the people... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Equifax signed contract with IRS in Septemberweeks since the breach was made public and Equifax's customer service has been
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 14 days ago
weeks since the breach was made public and Equifax's customer service has been "confusing and unhelpful." Republican Rep. Greg Walden says he expects Smith's candor and cooperation as lawmakers learn how Equifax failed to secure its systems. 3:30... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Lawmakers grill former Equifax chairman over data breachcheck to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed respons
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 14 days ago
check to learn if they were part of the breach. "Talk about ham-handed responses, this is simply unacceptable," said Rep. Greg Walden, R-Ore. Smith said he was disappointed in the rollout of call centers and a website designed to help the people... Read more
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