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  1. Trump's relationship with Hill Republicans disintegrates in publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Washington Examiner

    ... Majority Leader Trent Lott, R-Miss., over insensitive remarks he made about race, and had him replaced with Sen. Bill Frist, R-Tenn. Bush was able to pull that off because his approval ratings were high, but also because Republicans on the Hill ...

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  2. A Million Reasons Not to Jump Into the Tennessee Governor's RaceRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 9 | The Daily News

    ... a self-funder" created an advantage, Syler adds. Bredesen and Haslam could buoy their own campaigns, and Sen. Bill Frist and Sen. Bob Corker had strong track records as wealthy candidates. Aside from the money, though, Bredesen and Haslam enjoyed ...

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  3. College admissions: If you're rich, white or male, you're still coolRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 6 | Star Tribune

    ... into Elite Colleges - and Who Gets Left Outside the Gates," by Daniel Golden, details how the son of former Sen. Bill Frist was accepted at Princeton after his family donated millions of dollars. Businessman Robert Bass gave $25 million to Stanford ...

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  4. What Others Say: Who benefits from discriminatory college admissions...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... into Elite Colleges - and Who Gets Left Outside the Gates," by Daniel Golden, details how the son of former Sen. Bill Frist was accepted at Princeton after his family donated millions of dollars. Businessman Robert Bass gave $25 million to Stanford ...

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  5. California Editorial RdpRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 2 | Washington Times

    ... into Elite Colleges - and Who Gets Left Outside the Gates," by Daniel Golden, details how the son of former Sen. Bill Frist was accepted at Princeton after his family donated millions of dollars. Businessman Robert Bass gave $25 million to Stanford ...

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  6. Appointee Watch: A New Army Secretary, Press Office Turmoil and Another Round of AmbassadorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Government Executive

    ... served on Capitol Hill as a national security staffer to Sens. Chuck Hagel, R-Neb.; Fred Thompson, R-Tenn.; and Bill Frist, R-Tenn. Trump initially nominated Florida Panthers owner Vincent Viola to lead the military branch, but he withdrew his name ...

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  7. Former Raytheon lobbyist to become secretary of ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Lowell Sun

    ... director for Fred Thompson's 2008 presidential campaign and as director of National Security Affairs for Sen. Bill Frist, R-Tenn. He was also policy director for the House Armed Services Committee. If Esper is confirmed he would likely mark the ...

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  8. Donald Trump to Nominate Another Anti-LGBTQ Secretary to the ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Towleroad

    ... targeted LGBT service members. Additionally, he has worked with anti-LGBT lawmakers including Senator Bill Frist and served as Chief of Staff and Assistant to the President of the Heritage Foundation . Raytheon lobbyist Mark Esper is 45's nominee ...

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  9. Raytheon lobbyist to be nominated for Army secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | UPI

    ... security and legislative advisor for several senators including Chuck Hagel and former Senate Majority leader Bill Frist . The first pick, Wall Street trader and businessman Vincent VIola , dropped out due to financial entanglements involving ...

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  10. Donald Trump taps lobbyist and VP of government contractor Raytheon as Army secretary nomineeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Salon.com

    ... House Armed Services Committee as well as director of national security affairs for then-Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist (R-Tenn.). He was also a deputy assistant secretary of Defense during the George W. Bush administration and was the national ...

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  11. Trump to nominate Raytheon lobbyist for next Army secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Lowell Sun

    ... director for Fred Thompson's 2008 presidential campaign and as director of National Security Affairs for Sen. Bill Frist, R-Tenn. He was also policy director for the House Armed Services Committee. If Esper is confirmed he would likely mark the ...

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  12. Mark Esper of Raytheon tapped to be Army secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Washington Times

    ... George W. Bush, and as a congressional staffer on national security issues for Republican Sens. Fred Thompson and Bill Frist of Tennessee, and Chuck Hagel of Nebraska. He is the third person selected by Mr. Trump for the post as Army secretary. ...

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  13. Trump Eyes Raytheon Lobbyist for Army Secretary, Reports SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Voice of America

    ... President George W. Bush. Esper also has experience on Capitol Hill, working for former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist of Tennessee and the House Armed Services Committee. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, an Arizona ...

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  14. President to nominate West Point grad, Raytheon executive as Army secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Stars and Stripes

    ... congressional staffer, according to his Raytheon biography. He served on the Capitol Hill staffs of former Sens. Bill Frist and Chuck Hagel, a former defense secretary. He worked at the Pentagon from 2002 to 2004 as deputy assistant secretary of ...

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  15. Bill Frist to Congress: Stand up for nature. Don't starve EPA and conservation programs.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | USA Today

    ... our natural resources and our government institutions. Investing in nature would put us on a stronger path. Bill Frist to Congress: Stand up for nature. Don't starve EPA and conservation programs. I worry about the health of our people, our natural ...

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  16. Alexander Says Energy Research Deserves The Same Attention From Congress As Medical ResearchRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... participation today. A year ago, at a Bipartisan Policy Center event, I stood with former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist, former Tennessee Congressman Bart Gordon, and Nashville resident Doug Oliver - who was blind for a decade but regained his ...

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  17. This Time: A Capitol Hill reporter recalls covering shootings over the yearsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2017 | Fox News

    ... captured screams and police sirens. Two officers were dead -- Jacob Chestnut and detective John Gibson. Then-Sen. Bill Frist, a Tennessee Republican and world-class heart surgeon, saved the life of the deranged gunman who opened fire on the ...

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  18. This Time: A Capitol Hill reporter recalls covering shooting over the yearsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2017 | Fox News

    ... captured screams and police sirens. Two officers were dead -- Jacob Chestnut and detective John Gibson. Then-Sen. Bill Frist, a Tennessee Republican and world-class heart surgeon, saved the life of the deranged gunman who opened fire on the ...

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  19. US should drop out of UN Human Rights CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2017 | The Hill

    ... Bush administration declined to join the HRC doubtful of its " effectiveness " in promoting human rights. Sen. Bill Frist (R-Tenn.) introduced S. Res. 418 opposing U.S. participation. In May 2017, the Senate Subcommittee on Multilateral ...

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  20. My Two Cents: I Was An Uber DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | Clarksville Online

    ... I'm just going to make sure you get home, so please don't throw up in my car." I once picked up former Senator Bill Frist for a run to the airport. I had interviewed Senator Frist numerous times on my morning talk show when he was still in politics. ...

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