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The Hill
Senate Health Committee leaders ask states for input on opioid epidemicThe leaders of the Senate Health Committee are asking states what they need fro
The Hill / Posted 21 hours ago
The leaders of the Senate Health Committee are asking states what they need from the federal government to fight the opioid epidemic. Alexander and Murray pointed to three bills passed last congressional session: one to identify ways to better help... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘Obamacare’ enrollment up this year as Friday deadline loomsout of reach,” Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Fin
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
out of reach,” Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Finance Committee, and his counterpart on the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, Sen. Patty Murray of Washington, wrote in a three-page letter. They... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Net neutrality: 83% oppose plan to repeal rules, poll findsit asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
it asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such as national monuments and a proposed Senate health care bill. But the arguments for and against the FCC proposal tracked the positions put forward by Internet... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Heartbeat abortion bill passes Ohio House committeeto perform abortions because Down syndrome has been diagnosed are progressing t
Dayton Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
to perform abortions because Down syndrome has been diagnosed are progressing through the Ohio General Assembly. The Senate Health Committee on Tuesday voted in favor of House Bill 214, sending it to the Ohio Senate floor for consideration as... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Ohio considers more abortion bans as courts weigh current restrictionsto perform abortions because Down syndrome has been diagnosed are progressing t
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to perform abortions because Down syndrome has been diagnosed are progressing through the Ohio General Assembly. The Senate Health Committee on Tuesday voted in favor of House Bill 214, sending it to the Ohio Senate floor for consideration as... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Ohio considers more abortion bans as courts weigh current restrictionsto perform abortions because Down syndrome has been diagnosed are progressing t
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
to perform abortions because Down syndrome has been diagnosed are progressing through the Ohio General Assembly. The Senate Health Committee on Tuesday voted in favor of House Bill 214, sending it to the Ohio Senate floor for consideration as... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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New York Daily News
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/J.... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/J.... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The New Canaan News / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Franken, soon-to-be-gone, but back at Senate joblast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The Register Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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The Hill
Labor extends comment period for tipping rule | EPA watchdog to probe Pruitt’s $25,000 privacy booth | Trump signs law forcing drone users to register with FAADepartment spokesperson told The Hill employers should not, and as a practice d
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
Department spokesperson told The Hill employers should not, and as a practice do not, keep tips. ON TAP FOR WEDNESDAY The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee holds a hearing on implementing the 21st Century Cures Act in regards... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/J.... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
Connecticut Post / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Poll shows that large majorities of Americans oppose plan to repeal net neutrality rulesit asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
it asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such as national monuments and a proposed Senate health care bill. But the arguments for and against the FCC proposal tracked the positions put forward by Internet... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The Middletown Press / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
Darien News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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New York Daily News
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
New York Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/J.... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Poll shows that large majorities of Americans oppose plan to repeal net neutrality rulesit asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
it asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such as national monuments and a proposed Senate health care bill. But the arguments for and against the FCC proposal tracked the positions put forward by Internet... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-be-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
Dayton Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/J.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Poll shows that large majorities of Americans oppose plan to repeal net neutrality rulesit asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
it asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such as national monuments and a proposed Senate health care bill. But the arguments for and against the FCC proposal tracked the positions put forward by Internet... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Franken back at Senate job despite soon-to-gone statuslast week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of se
Stamford Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
last week he'll step down in the coming weeks due to mounting allegations of sexual misconduct, attends a hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. less Sen. Al... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Poll shows that large majorities of Americans oppose plan to repeal net neutrality rulesit asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
it asked of respondents; the other questions, said Kull, dealt with issues such as national monuments and a proposed Senate health care bill. But the arguments for and against the FCC proposal tracked the positions put forward by Internet... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Alexander: Health Committee Explores Practical Solutions To Make Biomedical Miracles More AffordableSenate health committee chairman Lamar Alexander on Tuesday said Congress is wo
The Chattanoogan / Posted 3 days ago
Senate health committee chairman Lamar Alexander on Tuesday said Congress is working to find solutions to help Tennesseans who cannot afford their prescriptions. Senator Alexander said, “I recently received a letter from Joseph in Cordova,... Read more
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Philly.com
Here are 8 ways to cut drug prices. Will Congress listen?and the U.S. Departments of Justice and Health and Human Services. Today’s hea
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
and the U.S. Departments of Justice and Health and Human Services. Today’s hearing, which is the third in a series by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee, comes as Americans across the political spectrum say lowering the... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Experts Tell Congress How To Cut Drug Prices - Experts Tell Congress How To Cut Drug Prices Sarah Jane Tribble Kaiser Health News Use Our Content This Kaiser Health News story can be republished for free ( details ). More Stories To Republish The ...and the U.S. Departments of Justice and Health and Human Services. Today’s hea
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
and the U.S. Departments of Justice and Health and Human Services. Today’s hearing, which is the third in a series by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee, comes as Americans across the political spectrum say lowering the... Read more
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The Hill
Doug Jones victory could upend GOP agenda in 2018of 70 members of Congress who describe themselves as the “governing wing of the
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
of 70 members of Congress who describe themselves as the “governing wing of the Republican Party.” McCain helped kill the Senate health-care bill earlier this year, and Flake, a deficit hawk, almost pressured Republican leaders to shrink the size... Read more
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The Hill
Deadlines loom for ObamaCare signups, taxeshold a hearing titled "Examining Concerns of Patient Brokering and Addiction Tr
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
hold a hearing titled "Examining Concerns of Patient Brokering and Addiction Treatment Fraud" on Tuesday. On Tuesday, the Senate Health Committee will convene a hearing titled "The Cost of Prescription Drugs: An Examination of The National... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Sanofi insists Dengvaxia remains safeSanofi Asia Pacific Head Thomas Triomphe appeared before the joint hearing of t
Manila Standard Today / Posted 5 days ago
Sanofi Asia Pacific Head Thomas Triomphe appeared before the joint hearing of the Senate Blue Ribbon Committee and Senate Health Committee today in a bid to clear up the controversy behind its anti-dengue vaccine Dengvaxia. Triomphe told lawmakers... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Senators seek for answers, solutions amid anti-dengue vaccine messof more than 800,000 children. Despite feeling strongly about the Dengvaxia co
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
of more than 800,000 children. Despite feeling strongly about the Dengvaxia controversy, Senator JV Ejercito, chair of Senate health and demography committee, assured the resource speakers present at the hearing that the committee does not aim... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Alexander Aims To Lower Health Insurance Premiums By 18 PercentSenate health committee chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn) urged Congress to del
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Senate health committee chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn) urged Congress to deliver “a very good Christmas present” by passing his bipartisan legislation to lower health insurance premiums by 18 percent -- that's according to Avalere, which is one of... Read more
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ABC News
Republicans defend tax bill process despite similar complaints in Obamacare debatethe bill held at least six health care hearings over four months – from March t
ABC News / Posted 9 days ago
the bill held at least six health care hearings over four months – from March to June 2009 – and two Senate committees – Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions and Senate Finance – held at least fifteen hearings over eleven months, from... Read more
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The Hill
Net neutrality supporters predict tough court battle | Watchdog to investigate EPA chief's meeting with industry group |Volkswagen exec gets 7 years for emissions cheatingare bigger threats to internet freedom than the internet providers governed by
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
are bigger threats to internet freedom than the internet providers governed by the FCC rules. ON TAP FOR THURSDAY The Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee holds a hearing to examine implementation of the 21st Century Cures... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Trump pick for Education civil rights office grilled by DemsMarcus replied: "We would investigate if the complaint meets the standard for i
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 10 days ago
Marcus replied: "We would investigate if the complaint meets the standard for investigation." Marcus was grilled by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee over the Trump administration's commitment to fighting discrimination.... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump pick for Education civil rights office grilled by DemsMarcus replied: "We would investigate if the complaint meets the standard for i
New York Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
Marcus replied: "We would investigate if the complaint meets the standard for investigation." Marcus was grilled by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee over the Trump administration's commitment to fighting discrimination.... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Trump pick for Education civil rights office grilled by DemsMarcus replied: "We would investigate if the complaint meets the standard for i
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 10 days ago
Marcus replied: "We would investigate if the complaint meets the standard for investigation." Marcus was grilled by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee over the Trump administration's commitment to fighting discrimination.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Trump pick for Education civil rights office grilled by DemsMarcus replied: "We would investigate if the complaint meets the standard for i
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
Marcus replied: "We would investigate if the complaint meets the standard for investigation." Marcus was grilled by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee over the Trump administration's commitment to fighting discrimination.... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
CHIP health insurance could disappear for 74,000 Tennessee children, pregnant momsfor cuts to public health spending elsewhere. U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, a Ten
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 11 days ago
for cuts to public health spending elsewhere. U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, a Tennessee Republican who is chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, gave qualified praise of the House bill when it passed but broadly... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Kaine Joins Bipartisan Bill to Restrict Flow of FentanylRelease from Office of U.S. Senator Tim Kaine: U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a membe
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 11 days ago
Release from Office of U.S. Senator Tim Kaine: U.S. Senator Tim Kaine, a member of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee joined a bipartisan bill to help halt the flow of illicit fentanyl from Mexico, China and other... Read more
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Roll Call
Senators Unclear On Plan To Fund Government Days Before Funding Expiressupport getting a spending bill passed as soon as we possibly can. So I’ll wait
Roll Call / Posted 11 days ago
support getting a spending bill passed as soon as we possibly can. So I’ll wait to hear how the leadership thinks,” Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Chairman Lamar Alexander of Tennessee said. And optimism is not high among... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rand Paul, a critic of special interests, comes through for car dealersR-Ky., questions Alex Azar, President Donald Trump's nominee to become Secretar
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
R-Ky., questions Alex Azar, President Donald Trump's nominee to become Secretary of Health and Human Services, during a Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Sen. Chuck Grassley says estate tax change helps wealthyJudiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, left, grabs Sen. Lamar Ale
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, left, grabs Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, right, as they and other lawmakers rush to the chamber to vote on... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Urging a ‘no’ vote on the tax billnation’s economy, it’s imperative that everyone is heard. This is why I consist
Juneau Empire / Posted 11 days ago
nation’s economy, it’s imperative that everyone is heard. This is why I consistently advocated for regular order while the Senate health care proposals were being drafted so ideas from both parties could be considered and thoroughly examined.” I... Read more
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