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  1. Sen. Joe Manchin to voters: Fight Republican health planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | NewsandSentinel.com

    By MICHAEL VIRTANEN, Associated Press MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Democratic U.S. Sen. Joe Manchin said Thursday he'll oppose any legislation that takes health care away from West Virginians and urged people to President Donald Trump with calls and emails to halt the Republican plan.

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  2. Wood County Indivisible discusses changes to Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | NewsandSentinel.com

    About 60 individuals concerned with possible changes in health care met in a town hall style meeting Thursday at the Parkersburg Municipal Building. Organized by Wood County Indivisible, the first part of the meeting was individuals posing questions to chairs reserved for U.S. Sens. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., and Shelley Capito, R-W.Va., and U.S. Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va.

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  3. Black lung benefits become proxy in GOP health plan fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Washington Examiner

    A question over the fate of black lung benefits in the Republican plan to replace Obamacare sparked a fight in the House during a marathon markup session Wednesday. Lawmakers in the House Energy and Commerce Committee have been holding a markup session on their section of the American Health Care Act all day.

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  4. Obamacare Repeal Bill Goes After Lottery WinnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 8 | Switched

    There are a number of winners and losers in the Republican health care plan unveiled this week, but one particular population seems to draw the toughest GOP ire: lottery winners. The GOP's Obamacare replacement targets jackpot winners by having their one-time windfall counted as income over a period of months.

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  5. Word on the Hill: Hotdish TimeRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Roll Call

    Last year's hotdish made by Minnesota Sen. Al Franken was titled "The Most Beautiful Hotdish in the World," in honor of Prince. Walz took home the victory last year with his "Turkey Taco Hotdish" and also holds the record for the most victories with three.

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  6. First U.S. House committees to take up Obamacare replacement WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | West Virginia Metro

    The long-awaited Republican replacement proposal from U.S. House leadership for the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, is moving on Capitol Hill. Unveiled Monday, members of two House committees, including the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee which 1st District Congressman David McKinley sits on, were scheduled to take up the American Health Care Act on Wednesday morning.

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  7. McKinley: Healthcare bill will keep key provisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | Martinsburg Journal

    A bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act will continue the three most-supported provisions, a West Virginia congressman said on Monday. The three provisions are coverage for pre-existing conditions, coverage of children on a parent's policy until age 26 and the Medicaid Expansion, Rep. David McKinley, R-W.Va., said.

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  8. Lawmakers try again to stop call center offshoringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 6 | Network World

    Lawmakers in the U.S. Senate and the House reintroduced legislation Thursday intended to impede the offshore outsourcing of call centers. The bills, called the U.S. Call Center and Consumer Protection Act, if approved, would create a list of firms that shift work overseas.

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  9. West Virginia reps stay busy with resolutions, bills in D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | NewsandSentinel.com

    A bill to deter American companies from sending call center and service jobs to foreign nations was reintroduced by a West Virginia representative. Rep. David B. McKinley, R-W.Va., and Rep. Gene Green, D-Texas, reintroduced H.R. 1300, the U.S. Call Center and Consumer Protection Act.

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  10. Bill against outsourcing jobs reintroduced in US CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 3 | The Times of India

    WASHINGTON: A bipartisan Bill was on Thursday reintroduced in the US Congress to make companies that move call centres overseas ineligible for grants or guaranteed loans from the government, a move aimed at curbing the transfer of jobs to nations like India. Introduced by Congressmen Gene Green from the Democratic Party and Republican David McKinley , the US Call Center and Consumer Protection Act would deter companies from shipping American jobs overseas and incentivise them to locate in the US by creating a public list of "bad actors" consisting of those that shipped all or most of their service work overseas.

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  11. Bill to deter U.S. companies from outsourcing jobs reintroduced in CongressRead the original story

    Friday Mar 3 | Newkerala.com

    Washington D.C. [United States], Mar. 3 : A bipartisan bill to deter American companies from shipping call center and service jobs to foreign countries has been reintroduced by Democrat Gene Green and Republican David McKinley in the U.S. Congress. The U.S. Call Center and Consumer Protection Act would deter companies from shipping American jobs overseas and incentivize them to locate in the U.S. by creating a public list of 'bad actors' consisting of those that shipped all or most of their service work overseas.

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  12. Bill against outsourcing jobs again introduced in US CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | The Times of India

    WASHINGTON: A bipartisan Bill was on Thursday reintroduced in the US Congress to make companies that move call centres overseas ineligible for grants or guaranteed loans from the government, a move aimed at curbing the transfer of jobs to nations like India. Introduced by Congressmen Gene Green from the Democratic Party and Republican David McKinley , the US Call Center and Consumer Protection Act would deter companies from shipping American jobs overseas and incentivise them to locate in the US by creating a public list of "bad actors" consisting of those that shipped all or most of their service work overseas.

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  13. Bi-Partisan Bill to Save U.S. Call Center Jobs Introduced in House and SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 2 | Communications Workers of America

    Today, the "U.S. Call Center Worker and Consumer Protection Act" was introduced in both the House and Senate, to protect workers and consumers and to curb the off-shoring of American jobs. The legislation requires that U.S. callers be told the location of the call center to which they are speaking, offer callers the opportunity to be connected to a U.S.-based center if preferred, and makes U.S. companies that off-shore their call center jobs ineligible for certain federal grants and taxpayer-funded loans.

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  14. Meeting sought with West Virginia leaders from CongressRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 26 | Washington Times

    Demonstrators at the Capitol in Charleston are calling on the state's congressional delegation to hear their concerns about the Affordable Care Act. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports more than 200 people gathered on Saturday to invite the representatives to an April 19 town hall event inside the state Culture Center.

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  15. Congress Does Industrys Bidding by Cutting Public SafeguardsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 23 | PressReleasePoint

    The past month has not been kind to environmental and public health protections. A bevy of science-based rules are now on the chopping block thanks to the congressional sleight-of-hand called the Congressional Review Act , which allows a simple majority in Congress to undo provisions issued within the final six months of the previous administration.

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  16. Ensure West Virginia can continue to export coalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | Weirton Daily Times

    Use of coal to generate electricity in the United States is expected to make a comeback as Americans begin to understand the reality behind former President Barack Obama's claims of a cheaper, cleaner future based on wind and solar power.

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  17. ComebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Inter-Mountain

    Use of coal to generate electricity in the United States is expected to make a comeback as Americans begin to understand the reality behind former President Barack Obama's claims of a cheaper, cleaner future based on wind and solar power.

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  18. Ensuring W.Va. Can Export CoalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Intelligencer

    Use of coal to generate electricity in the United States is expected to make a comeback as Americans begin to understand the reality behind former President Barack Obama's claims of a cheaper, cleaner future based on wind and solar power. The truth is that Obama's war on coal and affordable electricity already is driving utility bills up for millions of Americans.

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  19. McKinley to promote coal with IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2017 | Weirton Daily Times

    U.S. Rep David McKinley said exporting American coal to India could be the short-term boost the industry needs until clean-coal technology is inexpensive enough to revive it in the long-term.

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  20. Bill overturns coal stream regulationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | Salem News

    President Donald Trump has put the brakes on a regulation blocking coal mining debris from being dumped into nearby streams. before he signed a measure to overturn it.

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