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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
NTSB Calls on FAA to Require Medical Checks for Hot Air Balloon Pilotsrequire the certificates for their balloon pilots as well. For the full story,
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
require the certificates for their balloon pilots as well. For the full story, with reactions from Sen. Ted Cruz and Rep. Lloyd Doggett, visit MyStatesman.com But the FAA, which has rejected previous calls for greater safety oversight of the hot... Read more
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11 News Houston
AG Paxton asks Supreme Court to take up Texas' congressional redistricting caseto elect a candidate of their choice." Congressional District 35 — a Central Te
11 News Houston / Posted yesterday
to elect a candidate of their choice." Congressional District 35 — a Central Texas district represented by Democrat Lloyd Doggett of Austin — was deemed "an impermissible racial gerrymander" because lawmakers illegally used race as the... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
AG Paxton asks Supreme Court to take up Texas' congressional redistricting caseto elect a candidate of their choice." Congressional District 35 — a Central Te
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
to elect a candidate of their choice." Congressional District 35 — a Central Texas district represented by Democrat Lloyd Doggett of Austin — was deemed "an impermissible racial gerrymander" because lawmakers illegally used race as the... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Pilot's poor decision-making caused worst hot-air balloon crash in history, NTSB saysAdministration doesn’t require a medical certificate for commercial balloon pil
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Administration doesn’t require a medical certificate for commercial balloon pilots, as it does for plane pilots. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, a Democrat whose Texas district includes the crash site, said he proposed an amendment to FAA legislation that... Read more
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Philly.com
Cascade of costs could push Penn-pioneered gene therapy above $1 million per patientover two decades to support the basic research into CAR T-cell therapy, long be
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
over two decades to support the basic research into CAR T-cell therapy, long before Novartis bought the rights. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Texas, wrote a letter to the Medicare program’s director last month asking for details on how the Novartis... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
New gene therapy treatment could hit $1M per patient because of additional costsover two decades to support the basic research into CAR T-cell therapy, long be
Detroit Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
over two decades to support the basic research into CAR T-cell therapy, long before Novartis bought the rights. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Texas, wrote a letter to the Medicare program’s director last month asking for details on how the Novartis... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
South Texas representatives question Trump plan to build border wall through South Texas refugewere: Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen; Beto O'Rourke, D-El Paso, Filemon Vela, D-Br
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
were: Vicente Gonzalez, D-McAllen; Beto O'Rourke, D-El Paso, Filemon Vela, D-Brownsville, Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, and Lloyd Doggett, D-Austin. Local Channel The lawmakers, in the Aug. 4 letter, asked Duke if the department plans to construct... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Congress discontinues health insurance for 400,000 poor Texas childrenpolitical crusade against the Affordable Care Act ate up legislative time and l
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 15 days ago
political crusade against the Affordable Care Act ate up legislative time and led to the funding being discontinued. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Austin, who supports the bill, says Congress “has ignored the health needs of vulnerable children. CHIP... Read more
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Roll Call
Trump to Dems: Tax Plan Is About Reviving ‘Middle-Class Miracle’the GOP will fail to clear Tester and Kaine’s bars — by a lot. “The superlativ
Roll Call / Posted 21 days ago
the GOP will fail to clear Tester and Kaine’s bars — by a lot. “The superlatives never match the specifics,” said Rep. Lloyd Doggett of Texas, the top Democrat on the Ways & Means Tax Policy Subcommittee. “What President Trump and his... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Congressmen urging local students to compete in designing appswho live or attend school in the districts of U.S. Reps. Joaquín Castro, Lamar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
who live or attend school in the districts of U.S. Reps. Joaquín Castro, Lamar Smith, Henry Cuellar and Lloyd Doggett can enter individually or in teams of up to four. (At least two students per team must meet the district... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Brady set to lead House effort on Trump tax planto stimulate the economy. The plan immediately came under fire from one of the
Houston Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
to stimulate the economy. The plan immediately came under fire from one of the top Democrats on the tax-writing committee, Lloyd Doggett of San Antonio. "The superlatives never match the specifics," he said. "What President Trump and his... Read more
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Business Standard India
Trump's tax plan to propose deep US rate cuts, lacks revenue detailstrillion over a decade, excluding offsets. "Trump asked for Democrats to jump
Business Standard India / Posted 22 days ago
trillion over a decade, excluding offsets. "Trump asked for Democrats to jump on the caboose after the tax train has already left the station. I saw no Democrat ready to jump on board," Democratic Representative Lloyd Doggett said after the meet... Read more
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Reuters
Trump's tax plan to propose deep U.S. rate cuts, lacks revenue detailsto jump on the caboose after the tax train has already left the station. I saw
Reuters / Posted 22 days ago
to jump on the caboose after the tax train has already left the station. I saw no Democrat ready to jump on board,” Democratic Representative Lloyd Doggett said after the meeting. Reporting by David Morgan; Editing by Kevin Drawbaugh and Peter Coo... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump meets with House panel to talk up GOP tax planRep. Kevin Brady of Texas, the panel's chairman; Rep. Richard Neal of Massachus
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Rep. Kevin Brady of Texas, the panel's chairman; Rep. Richard Neal of Massachusetts, the panel's top Democrat; and Rep. Lloyd Doggett of Texas, a Democrat who's on the tax policy subcommittee. "We want to underscore here that this is highly... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Africa/Global - How Women Lose From Tax Injustice841: Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), no cosponsors https://www.govtrack.us/cong
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
841: Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI), no cosponsors https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/s851 H.R. 1932: Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX), 59 cosponsors, all Democrats https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/115/hr1932 Related background on... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Kevin Brady summons Republicans to finalize tax overhaulfiasco, Republicans appear intent on pushing through a partisan tax break for t
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
fiasco, Republicans appear intent on pushing through a partisan tax break for those at the top," said Texas U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, a top Democrat on the Ways and Means Committee. Brady, who chairs the committee, held a retreat over the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Kevin Brady summons Republicans to finalize tax overhaulfiasco, Republicans appear intent on pushing through a partisan tax break for t
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
fiasco, Republicans appear intent on pushing through a partisan tax break for those at the top," said Texas U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, a top Democrat on the Ways and Means Committee. Brady, who chairs the committee, held a retreat over the... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Kevin Brady summons Republicans to finalize tax overhaulfiasco, Republicans appear intent on pushing through a partisan tax break for t
Houston Chronicle / Posted 24 days ago
fiasco, Republicans appear intent on pushing through a partisan tax break for those at the top," said Texas U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, a top Democrat on the Ways and Means Committee. Brady, who chairs the committee, held a retreat over the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
East-siders bring concerns to congressman and city councilman on Saturdayabout jobs, crime, health care and more. "Coffee with the Congressman" gave pe
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 25 days ago
about jobs, crime, health care and more. "Coffee with the Congressman" gave people a chance to meet with both Congressman Lloyd Doggett and District 2 City Councilman Williams "Cruz" Shaw to talk about national and local concerns. Stephanie... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Program helping vets get medical care is running out of moneyChoice program should be there when the VA doesn't respond promptly on specialt
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 29 days ago
Choice program should be there when the VA doesn't respond promptly on specialty care or other kinds of care so there is an alternative," Congressman Lloyd Doggett said. "The veterans I've talked to have been happy with it here." © 201... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Central Library opens expanded Latino Collection TuesdayPublic Library Foundation, opens to the public Tuesday with a grand-opening cel
San Antonio Express-News / Posted a month ago
Public Library Foundation, opens to the public Tuesday with a grand-opening celebration. Mayor Ron Nirenberg and U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett are scheduled to speak. “With San Antonio’s population of more than 50 percent Hispanic,” said Ramiro Salazar,... Read more
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The Hill
Democrats must denounce the rise in violence against Republicansgroup in the thick of this battle is “Indivisible.” The group was founded by a
The Hill / Posted a month ago
group in the thick of this battle is “Indivisible.” The group was founded by a former staffer for Democratic Rep. Lloyd Doggett, and its COO, Matt Traidi, is the research coordinator for the Service Employees International Union.... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Veterans attend town hall looking for answers about benefitsDemocratic Congressman Lloyd Doggett and Democratic State Senator Jose Menendez
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 1 months ago
Democratic Congressman Lloyd Doggett and Democratic State Senator Jose Menendez held a town hall in San Antonio on Saturday. Henry Galarza, a 95-year-old WWII veteran, was one of dozens of veterans who attended to discuss community and national... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
An Amazon daydream while stuck on Loop 410Word’s new medical school. By then, though, everyone expects Nirenberg will ha
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 1 months ago
Word’s new medical school. By then, though, everyone expects Nirenberg will have moved on to a bigger stage. U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, also on hand, is set to retire, and Nirenberg is widely viewed as the heir apparent to the... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Will Hurricane Irma pull federal resources away from Harvey aid?he said. “I’m not worried about it.” Congress' recovery efforts could go beyon
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 1 months ago
he said. “I’m not worried about it.” Congress' recovery efforts could go beyond directly doling out cash. U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Austin, is a senior member of the tax-writing U.S. House Ways and Means Committee. He recently proposed... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Deal Or No Deal? Texans Watch Closely As Future Of DACA Hangs In Balancewith everything else with Trump, one never knows from moment to moment where he
KERA North Texas / Posted 1 months ago
with everything else with Trump, one never knows from moment to moment where he is going to be," said U.S. Rep. Lloyd Doggett, D-Austin. "His most recent tweet this morning is encouraging, but there are many forces trying to keep him... Read more

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