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1 hr ago | Washington Times

Senator: VA center begged for surgical equipment

A veterans medical center in Wichita left its laboratories unstaffed for entire shifts and sometimes resorted to "begging, borrowing and manipulation" just to obtain vital surgical equipment, U.S. Sen. Jerry Moran alleges in a letter to the top official at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran, Life, Veteran Affairs, Kansas, Medicine, Nursing

Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Hill

Republican businessman wins hard-fought Georgia Senate runoff

Businessman David Perdue has won his hard-fought Senate primary, setting up a general-election battle against charity executive Michelle Nunn .

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Related Topix: US Politics, Jack Kingston, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Paul Broun, Phil Gingrey, US Senate, Jerry Moran

UPI

McDonald promises systematic change at VA confirmation hearing

Senators looked to President Obama 's new Veterans Affairs nominee, Robert McDonald , for answers Tuesday as talks to piece together a compromise on legislation to fix the troubled department have stalled.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Bernard Sanders, Richard Burr, Republican, Senator Rob Portman, Ohio, Senator Mike Johanns

SanLuisObispo.com

VA nominee McDonald goes before Congress

This June 2014 file photo shows President Barack Obama shaking hands with former Procter and Gamble executive Robert McDonald, his nominee as the next Veterans Affairs secretary, at the Department of Veterans Affairs in Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Barack Obama, Procter and Gamble, Household Products, Life, Veteran Affairs, Jeff Miller, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Examiner.com

Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act on the President's desk awaiting signature

The American Veterinary Medical Association posted on their website the good news that Congress completed all necessary work for the Veterinary Medicine Mobility Act to become law after it is signed by the president.

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Related Topix: Drug Enforcement Administration, US Politics, US News, Democrat, Representative Kurt Schrader, Republican

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

Farm briefs: Rice straw for cattle forage, dismal groundwater news, Bill Huffman retires

RICE BURN APPOINTMENTS >> Notices are in the mail reminding rice growers to for appointments with the Butte County Air Quality Management District.

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Related Topix: Butte County, CA, Agriculture, Science, Willows, CA, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran

Free Republic

Something BIG Is Happening In Kansas

A new poll shows conservative Dr. Milton Wolf surging in the Republican primary against incumbent Senator Pat Roberts.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran

Thu Jul 17, 2014

KMAN-AM Manhattan

Senator Moran Pleased with VA Secretary Nominee

U.S. Senator Jerry Moran , also of Manhattan and a member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, met with the nominee for Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, Bob McDonald, in Sen. Moran's Washington, D.C. office Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran, Manhattan, KS

Wed Jul 16, 2014

National Review Online

Jerry Moran: Preserving America's Religious Liberties

However, this victory for religious freedom could prove fleeting. This week, the Senate will consider legislation introduced by Democrats to eviscerate the RFRA - legislation they have long supported.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran, Healthcare Law, Law, Women's Health, Health

The Detroit News

Gibson: VA has lost trust of vets, American people

Washington -- The Department of Veterans Affairs has lost the trust of veterans and the American people as a result of widespread treatment delays for people seeking health care and falsified records to cover up those delays, the agency's top official said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: Life, Veteran Affairs, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran

WHTC

Thune Bipartisan Bill to Permanently Block Taxes o...

U.S. Senator John Thune, Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and member of the tax-writing Senate Finance Committee, today applauded the U.S. House of Representative's broad bipartisan approval of the companion bill to his Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act , which he introduced with Senator Ron Wyden .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, John Thune, US Senate, Republican, Ron Wyden, Democrat, Senator Jeff Merkley, Senator Roger Wicker, Roger Wicker, US House of Representatives

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Politico

Senate Republicans applaud lawsuit

Speaker John Boehner's push to sue President Barack Obama is uniting House and Senate Republicans - two groups that aren't always on the same page.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Barack Obama, US Senate, Jerry Moran

NBC Action News

Emails show KC's scramble to land RNC 2016

Emails between top officials pursuing the 2016 Republican National Convention on Kansas City's behalf show a scramble in the final weeks of the city's bid effort to address concerns over the venue and the issue that would ultimately become Kansas City's downfall: hotel space.

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Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, Construction, Burns and McDonnell, Architecture, Cerner, US News, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, US Politics, Sam Brownback

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

New USDA regulations spark concern ; USDA: Some argue regulations too ...

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) Increasingly stringent federal regulations for school lunches and snacks are a key concern for Kansas schools, Auburn-Washburn Unified School District 437 superintendent Brenda Dietrich said Monday.

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Related Topix: US News, United States Department of Agriculture, US Politics, Representative Lynn Jenkins, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Senate, Pat Roberts, Representative Kevin Yoder, Jerry Moran

Sun Jul 13, 2014

The Gardner News and The Spring Hill ...

Rural Kansas students and others deserve a 21st Century education

Sen. Jerry Moran & Ajit Pai Guest Columnists As sons of rural Kansas, we are committed to ensuring that children who grow up in the Sunflower State receive the same educational opportunities as students anywhere in America.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, Education Etc.

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Kansas GOP race heats up with election complaint

"This is a politically motivated attack and the bottom line is: There is not now, nor there has been, any coordination occurring between the Tiahrt campaign and any third party groups," he said.

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Related Topix: Kansas, Todd Tiahrt, US Politics, Representative Mike Pompeo, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Wichita, KS

Daily Kos

Kansas Senator Pat Roberts Re-ignites Residency Controversy

With the Kansas primary only a month away, it looks like Senator Pat Roberts has "Lugared" himself with what the right-wing media outlet Breitbart.com called a "Freudian slip" in an interview on radio station KCMO and reported on July 3 in the DC insider newspaper The Hill saying he returns home to Kansas "every time I get an opponent" and ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Pat Roberts, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran, Kansas, Richard Lugar, Representative Joe Donnelly, Democrat

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Roll Call

House Subcommittee Votes to Eliminate Funds for Eisenhower Memorial

Funding for the Dwight D. Eisenhower memorial would be eliminated in fiscal 2015 under a bill advanced Wednesday by the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior and Environment.

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Related Topix: US News, Columbia, SC, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran, Senator Joe Manchin, Democrat

Great Bend Tribune

Moran's Memo: Rural Students Deserve a 21st Century...

As sons of rural Kansas, we are committed to ensuring that children who grow up in the Sunflower State receive the same educational opportunities as students anywhere in America.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jerry Moran, Kansas, Education Etc.

Bellingham Herald

OIG outlines issues at Kansas VA outreach clinics

The recommendations are based in part on a site visit to the Parsons clinic in May along with other data gathered for VA outpatient facilities in Hays, Salina, Hutchinson, Parsons, Dodge City and Liberal.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas

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