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  1. House bill would stop EHR penalties for more medical practicesRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2013 | American Medical Association

    Lawmakers have introduced legislation that would require the federal government to offer more hardship exemptions to physicians to stop Medicare payment cuts for failing to meet electronic health records meaningful use standards. The House bill, introduced by Rep. Diane Black , would create additional hardship exemptions for single-doctor practices and physicians approaching retirement.

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  2. Tennessee passed 2009 law taking guns out of abusers' handsRead the original story

    Saturday | Washington Times

    The same year Tennessee's pro-gun Legislature made it legal for some to be armed in bars, lawmakers also took a quieter step toward keeping guns away from domestic abusers. The 2009 law requires people who have had orders of protection filed against them to turn their guns over to someone else within 48 hours.

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  3. Congressional caucus furious with Obama after border tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Washington Examiner

    Five Republican representatives spent the day touring the Rio Grande Valley section of the U.S.-Mexico border. They said that in speaking with U.S. Border Patrol agents and the Texas Department of Public Safety, they had learned details about illegal immigration the White House has been reluctant to share.

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  4. Davis may need a life saver in the 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Democratic U.S. Rep. Lincoln Davis unleashed another television ad Sunday referring to Republican opponent Scott DesJarlais' divorce record, the latest bit of evidence that Davis appears to be in trouble in his re-election bid in the 4th District. The ad features a woman saying that because of Davis' work on domestic violence "lives have been saved."

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  5. Haslam heads Republican stampedeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2010 | Examiner.com

    They will be talking about what the Republicans did Tuesday in Tennessee long after the new set of lawmakers are gone. Students of Tennessee history will learn from whatever new contraption serves as a book one day about the year the Repubicans completed a sweep, capturing the governor 's office and majorities in both the House and Senate in the Tennessee General Assembly, possibly reshaping state government for many years to come.

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  6. Bill Expanding Telehealth Services Could Save $1.8 Billon Over 10 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Daily Caller

    A bipartisan group of lawmakers in the Senate introduced legislation Wednesday aimed at expanding telehealth services through Medicare, in an attempt to cut costs and expand access to health-care providers. The Creating Opportunities Now for Necessary and Effective Care Technologies for Health Act, or CONNECT for Health Act - spearheaded by Democratic Sens. Brian Schatz, Ben Cardin and Mark Warner, and Republican Sens. Roger Wicker, Thad Cochran, and John Thune - would expand the use of telemedicine and remote patient monitoring.

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  7. Harwell: Durham Scandal Won't Affect Gubernatorial DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Daily News

    House Speaker Beth Harwell said Tuesday that the scandal surrounding a Republican lawmaker who has gone on hiatus amid sexual harassment allegations shouldn't damage her prospects as a serious gubernatorial candidate in Tennessee. The Nashville Republican emphasized to reporters after a speech to the state chapter of the National Federation of Independent Business that she has not yet made up her mind about a run for governor in 2018.

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  8. Davis may need a life saver in the 4thRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2010 | Examiner.com

    Democratic U.S. Rep. Lincoln Davis unleashed another television ad Sunday referring to Republican opponent Scott DesJarlais' divorce record, the latest bit of evidence that Davis appears to be in trouble in his re-election bid in the 4th District. The ad features a woman saying that because of Davis' work on domestic violence "lives have been saved."

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  9. Republicans accuse Obama of failing to enforce abortion lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Hill

    Republican lawmakers are accusing the Obama administration of failing to enforce abortion law, pointing to an investigation that remains unfinished more than a year after it began. GOP lawmakers and faith groups have protested California's requirement that all health insurance plans cover abortion, arguing the requirement violates the federal Weldon Amendment.

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  10. Rep. Black: Planned Parenthood Video Indictment a 'Strange Twist'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | News Max

    The surprise indictment of two anti-abortion activists who made videos targeting the handling of fetal tissue in Planned Parenthood clinics is an attempt to "demonize" two concerned citizens who have uncovered "illegal activity," Rep. Diane Black tells Newsmax TV . "I'm just continuing to try to wrap my head around how it is that you can charge the organization that has exposed the potentially legal trafficking of baby body parts with a felony and that's actually for trying to purchase fetal tissue, which they did not do," Black, a Tennessee Republican, said in an interview aired Wednesday on "The Steve Malzberg Show."

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  11. How Planned Parenthood Escaped JusticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Fox News

    It's been a shocking turn of events. Investigative videos that exposed Planned Parenthood's horrific sale of human fetal tissue will now, apparently, not harm the organization that did the selling.

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  12. Fox Host Ignores Investigations Clearing Planned Parenthood To...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Media Matters for America

    HEATHER CHILDERS : But instead, David Daleiden, we mentioned him, Sandra Merritt also facing 20 years in prison for allegedly just trying to buy the fetal tissue and then also using a fake ID -- that, in fact, is a felony. And, we have a couple of examples of some of the things that were said and shown in the videos.

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  13. The Ongoing Chronicles of Kay Daly: A would-be congressman, who is a womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Independent Weekly

    In today's installment of questionable things said by Kay Daly, per her campaign Facebook page : "If elected, I will be one of only two females in Congress who refers to herself as CongressMAN." Kay Daly links to a story about the U.S. Navy changing its lexicon to be more gender-inclusive, since, according to the article, "women are doing nearly every job in the military," just like women are doing nearly every other job that exists in the world as well.

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  14. Pro-Life Activists React to Indictment of Planned Parenthood FilmmakerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | TheBlaze.com

    On Monday, a Texas grand jury indicted David Daleiden, the founder of the Center for Medical Progress, and Sandra Merritt for their roles in the release of undercover videos of Planned Parenthood executives appearing to negotiate the sale of aborted fetal body parts. Both Daleiden and Merritt were indicted for tampering with a governmental record, and Daleiden was also indicted for prohibition of the purchase and sale of human organs.

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  15. Texas Grand Jury Clears Planned Parenthood, Indicts Its AccusersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A Texas investigation into Planned Parenthood on Monday culminated in an indictment - of the organization's accusers instead of the group. The Harris County District Attorney's office announced that Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast had been cleared in the two-month-long investigation.

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  16. Grand jury indicts leadersbehind undercover Planned ParenthoodvideosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    A Houston grand jury on Monday indicted the leaders behind the undercover videos which exposed Planned Parenthood's role in offering fetal tissue for compensation. The grand jury had been investigating alleged misconduct by Planned Parenthood.

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  17. Grand jury indicts 2 behind Planned ParenthoodaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | News Herald

    Grand jury indicts 2 behind Planned Parenthood videos A Texas grand jury indicted two anti-abortion activists who covertly shot video inside abortion clinics Check out this story on portclintonnewsherald.com: http://usat.ly/1VlTWN4 Two anti-abortion activists face charges after a Houston grand jury concluded its investigation into undercover Planned Parenthood videos. Video provided by Newsy A Texas grand jury investigating video-recorded allegations that Planned Parenthood was illegally selling fetal tissue instead indicted two of the people who made the controversial undercover videos.

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  18. Grand jury indicts leaders behind undercover Planned Parenthood videosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | DFW Catholic

    Houston, Texas, Jan 25, 2016 / 04:42 pm .- A Houston grand jury on Monday indicted the leaders behind the undercover videos which exposed Planned Parenthood's role in offering fetal tissue for compensation. The grand jury had been investigating alleged misconduct by Planned Parenthood.

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  19. Rep. Diane Black on Abortion Video Indictments: 'It Is a Sad Day in America'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | News Max

    Conservatives were stung Monday by a Texas grand jury's decision to clear Planned Parenthood and instead indict two anti-abortion activists who shot undercover videos purporting to show the organization dealing in harvested organs from aborted fetuses. Twitter users called the decision "depressing" and "vile."

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  20. Madness: Pro-life Advocates Behind PP Under Cover Videos Are Indicted By Grand JuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Townhall

    Last summer, The Center for Medical Progress gave us graphic proof of Planned Parenthood's inhumane treatment the unborn. Their shocking under cover videos showed, among other horrors, employees sifting through dishes of aborted baby parts as if they were toys, and gleefully negotiating the sale of the organs.

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