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The Fairfield Citizen
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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The New Canaan News
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
The New Canaan News / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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Connecticut Post
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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Greenwich Time
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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The News-Times
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
The News-Times / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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Darien News-Review
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
No decision on Louisiana Medicaid managed-care contractsthat coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
that coordinate health services for most state Medicaid patients. After hours of discussion Friday, the joint House and Senate budget committee delayed a vote, likely until next week. Lawmakers say they need more time to study contract... Read more
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The News & Observer
Trump pledges biggest tax cuts ever as Senate paves waypledges biggest tax cuts ever as Senate paves way | News & Observer Sen. Pat T
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
pledges biggest tax cuts ever as Senate paves way | News & Observer Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the floor during a series of votes at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017.... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Senate passes budget with eye on tax cuts; Democrats pose 6-hour...The measure would have also required the Senate to approve a tax-reform bill wi
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted yesterday
The measure would have also required the Senate to approve a tax-reform bill with 60 votes rather than a simple majority. Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., called this language a "poison pill," and the amendment was defeated... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Senate GOP backs budget, clears way for tax overhaulSen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the f
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the floor during a series of votes at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans must now shift their... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Senate GOP backs budget, clears way for tax overhaulSen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the f
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted yesterday
Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the floor during a series of votes at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans must now shift their... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Senate GOP backs budgetSen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the f
Dayton Daily News / Posted yesterday
Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the floor during a series of votes at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on Congress and a budget... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Things are looking up for Alaska’s economyby progress in all these areas as will the rest of the country. During congres
Juneau Empire / Posted yesterday
by progress in all these areas as will the rest of the country. During congressional debate on a tax reform package, the Senate Budget Committee tasked the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, chaired by U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski, to... Read more
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New Kerala
Senate Republicans to take big move toward 'massive' tax reform - newkerala news #281811dollars from Medicaid. "Anything that we do here has to be completed in other
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
dollars from Medicaid. "Anything that we do here has to be completed in other committees in order to ever happen," Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., said. He added that this budget does slow Medicare's projected annual... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Senate backs GOP budget in step forward for tax revampSen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the f
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the floor during a series of votes at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON – Republicans on Thursday muscled a $4... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Senate backs GOP budget in step forward for tax revampSen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the f
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa., a member of the Senate Budget Committee, heads to the floor during a series of votes at the Capitol in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON – Republicans on Thursday muscled a $4... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Corker, Alexander, Perdue Back Launch Of Tax Reform Effortin Tennesseans’ pockets and help create and grow jobs for Tennessee families.”
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
in Tennesseans’ pockets and help create and grow jobs for Tennessee families.” Senator Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Budget Committee, said, “Let's be very clear. This budget is a sham and the entire budget process is a fraud being... Read more
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The Washington Times
Rand Paul’s attempt to cut defense spending defeatedPaul said, saying leaders plan to “hide” the additional money in a special war
The Washington Times / Posted 2 days ago
Paul said, saying leaders plan to “hide” the additional money in a special war fund to get around mandatory spending caps. Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi said the 2018 budget spending levels comply with the caps and that the $77 billion... Read more
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The Hill
Tiberi departure seen as sign of growing frustration in Washington | Trump predicts Senate will pass budget | Jobless claims fall to nearly 44-year lowthe budgetary process ahead of a key vote Thursday, calling the Senate budget a
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
the budgetary process ahead of a key vote Thursday, calling the Senate budget a hoax and saying that he would dismantle the Senate Budget Committee.“The only thing about this that matters is preparation for the tax reform,” said Corker, who is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Louisiana Medicaid contracts proposed for 2-year extensionpatients in place, extending the lucrative government contracts for another two
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
patients in place, extending the lucrative government contracts for another two years. Lawmakers on the joint House and Senate budget committee on Friday will consider whether to approve the extensions, expected to cost $15 billion with federal... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Louisiana Medicaid contracts proposed for 2-year extensionextensions are expected to cost $15 billion, financed with federal and state do
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
extensions are expected to cost $15 billion, financed with federal and state dollars. Lawmakers on the joint House and Senate budget committee consider the request Friday. The contracts have been in place since February 2015, enacted by... Read more
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FOX News
Senate Republicans taking first big step toward tax overhaul$1 trillion from Medicaid. “Anything that we do here has to be completed in ot
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
$1 trillion from Medicaid. “Anything that we do here has to be completed in other committees in order to ever happen,” Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., said. “But this budget does slow Medicare’s projected annual rate of... Read more
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FOX News
Senate Republicans taking first big step toward tax overhaul$1 trillion from Medicaid. “Anything that we do here has to be completed in ot
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
$1 trillion from Medicaid. “Anything that we do here has to be completed in other committees in order to ever happen,” Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., said. “But this budget does slow Medicare’s projected annual rate of... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Here Are The Reasons Why Another Government Shutdown LoomsHis spokeswoman, Sarah Sanders, said, “We need something that goes a little fur
Zero Hedge / Posted 2 days ago
His spokeswoman, Sarah Sanders, said, “We need something that goes a little further to get on board.” Steve Bell, a former Senate Budget Committee GOP staff director, said Trump’s shifting positions could poison the well for bipartisan deals. "All... Read more
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Roll Call
When the Budget Resolution Isn’t About the Budgetof the funding levels it would provide. That’s a common view that crosses part
Roll Call / Posted 2 days ago
of the funding levels it would provide. That’s a common view that crosses parties. A bipartisan pair of members of the Senate Budget Committee plan to get their colleagues on the record about the rather farcical nature of the exercise that’s... Read more
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Reuters
Senate Democrats vow to fight drilling in Alaska reservethere for thousands of years and is home to polar bears, caribou and birds vuln
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
there for thousands of years and is home to polar bears, caribou and birds vulnerable to development. A plan passed by the Senate budget committee late last month contains a directive for the Senate energy committee to draw up a provision securing... Read more
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The Hill
The Senate could OK the destruction of Arctic National Wildlife Refugebear, the ancient musk ox and nearly 200 species of migrating birds (at least o
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
bear, the ancient musk ox and nearly 200 species of migrating birds (at least one from each of the 50 states). So when the Senate Budget Committee and the full House of Representatives recently approved budget resolutions that could allow oil... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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News 8000
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
News 8000 / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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KECI Missoula
GOP plans for tax reform faces key Senate vote this weekwho is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
who is not seeking re-election next year, is concerned his party is forgetting its deficit-cutting roots. The member of Senate budget committee is pushing to offset the costs through closing loopholes and getting rid of major deductions... Read more
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The Hill
Judd Gregg: Putting SALT in the wound on tax reformand fairness. Judd Gregg (R) is a former governor and three-term senator from
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
and fairness. Judd Gregg (R) is a former governor and three-term senator from New Hampshire who served as chairman and ranking member of the Senate Budget Committee, and as ranking member of the Senate Appropriations Foreign Operations subcommit... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Trump ready to press Senate to act on budget outline, tax reformstep on the ‘budget resolution,’ which sets an outline for spending in 2018. T
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 5 days ago
step on the ‘budget resolution,’ which sets an outline for spending in 2018. The plan approved earlier this month by the Senate Budget Committee would balance the budget within ten years – but, it would also allow the tax plan to create $1.5... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Lawmakers calling for criminal justice reformthe lives of Bay Staters better and importantly, our communities stronger and s
WWLP Springfield / Posted 8 days ago
the lives of Bay Staters better and importantly, our communities stronger and safer,” State Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz (D-Boston) said. The bill has been sent to the Senate Budget committee for review before the full chamber can debate the pro... Read more
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ajc.com
PolitiFact: Schumer overstates GOP budget, tax plan linkthe next decade. The Medicare and Medicaid cuts Schumer cited come from relativ
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
the next decade. The Medicare and Medicaid cuts Schumer cited come from relatively hard-to-find numbers released by the Senate Budget Committee, which wrote the proposal. Schumer’s office compared the most recent “baseline” spending amounts... Read more
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The Hill
Freedom Caucus chair courts Dems on tax reform | House passes $36.5B disaster relief package | House GOP worries about budget's fate in Senatethose cuts are adjusted for inflation. It's unclear exactly how much of a net
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
those cuts are adjusted for inflation. It's unclear exactly how much of a net tax cut will be included in legislation. The Senate Budget Committee approved a measure that would allow up to $1.5 trillion in tax cuts, but Sen. Bob CorkerRobert (Bob)... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
State Senators voice their support for criminal justice reform billthe system,” Rosenberg said. “So that we get better outcomes and we help people
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
the system,” Rosenberg said. “So that we get better outcomes and we help people get the help they need and we get them back into society.” The Senate Budget Committee is currently reviewing the bill before the full chamber can debate the pro... Read more
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The Hill
GOP senator disputes Trump tax cut claimthose cuts are adjusted for inflation. It's unclear exactly how much of a net
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
those cuts are adjusted for inflation. It's unclear exactly how much of a net tax cut will be included in legislation. The Senate Budget Committee approved a measure that would allow up to $1.5 trillion in tax cuts, but Sen. Bob CorkerRobert (Bob)... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Trump touts his tax plan to truckersthat Republican leaders appeared to have secured last week was that of Corker,
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
that Republican leaders appeared to have secured last week was that of Corker, who supported the budget resolution during a Senate Budget Committee vote despite misgivings about its potential effect on the debt. The budget resolution would... Read more
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The Hill
Trump sells tax reform with trucker backdrop in Pennsylvaniathat the plan will help the working class is only one part of the challenge for
The Hill / Posted 10 days ago
that the plan will help the working class is only one part of the challenge for Trump. Corker voted for the budget in the Senate Budget Committee, but he has pledged not to vote for a tax bill if it adds to the deficit. The senator has also said... Read more
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