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  1. Obama set to veto legislation killing union election rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Post-gazette.com

    ... the rules and Democrats opposed. The House voted Thursday, also largely along party lines, 232 to 186. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., who authored the bill and serves as chairman of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, called upon ...

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  2. Republicans target NLRB in attempt to roll back 'micro-unions'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Washington Examiner

    Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., introduced legislation Thursday that would reverse a ruling by the National Labor Relations Board, the federal agency that enforces labor laws, that allows for so-called micro-unions. Republican lawmakers have sought for years to overturn the ruling, which they see as proof that the agency is tilting toward unions.

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  3. Corker puts off Iran bill until after Easter recessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Washington Examiner

    ... to override a veto. The bill picked up two new co-sponsors this week, Sens. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. Including Menendez, seven of the bill's 17 co-sponsors are Democrats.

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  4. Scholastic, AAP Team Up On Library FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Publishers' Weekly

    ... sent a joint letter to U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) chairman Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and HELP Committee Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-WA). The coalition specifically asks Congress to incorporate the ...

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  5. Education Businesses, Associations Demand Increase in School Library FundingRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 19 | American Library Association

    ... the joint letter to U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Chairman Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and HELP Committee Ranking Member Patty Murray (D-WA). Coalition members include Baker & Taylor, OverDrive, Booklist ...

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  6. AAFP President Tells Senators How EHRs Help, Hurt Physicians`Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    ... patient care. "The hope was the program would improve care, coordination and reduce costs," said Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., who chairs the committee. "The evidence suggests these goals haven't been reached." Physicians who do not adopt EHRs ...

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  7. FDA defends guidance timekeeping but admits one document took 15 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | In-PharmaTechnologist.com

    ... changes at CDER. The FDA defended its timekeeping in a letter last week responding to Republican senators. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and three colleagues wrote to Margaret Hamburg in May 2014, saying the FDA does not finalise guidance in a timely ...

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  8. Senators Demand Anthem Hasten Data Breach NotificationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | DM Review

    ... later, more than 50 million people affected by the breach haven't been notified by the company, senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray said in a letter. 'While we understand the logistical challenges associated with contacting millions of people, ...

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  9. N.J. Reps. LoBiondo and Smith choose labor's side over their fellow RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | NJ.com

    ... allowing "a union to force an election before an employer has a chance to figure out what is going on," Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee and chief sponsor of the resolution, said ...

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  10. Obama administration has wrong priorities for education reformRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Washington Examiner

    ... to let comprehensive education reform pass under the next administration. All this might change when Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., unveil a bipartisan education reform bill within the next month. Whatever compromise ...

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  11. Hotel Industry Praises House for Voting to Stop Ambush ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Hotel News Resource

    ... urged every member to support the resolution of disapproval, S. J. Res 8. Previously, AH&LA praised Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Chairman John Kline (MN-2) for their introduction of S. J. Res. 8 and its counterpart, H. J. Res. 29. Serving the ...

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  12. EHR adoption up, challenges in interoperability and meaningful use remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | CIO

    ... improve care, coordination and reduce costs. The evidence suggests these goals haven't been reached," said Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), the chairman of the Senate health committee. Interoperability has long been a challenge in the EHR space, and the ...

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  13. EHR adoption up, challenges in interoperability and meaningful use remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Network World

    ... improve care, coordination and reduce costs. The evidence suggests these goals haven't been reached," said Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), the chairman of the Senate health committee. Interoperability has long been a challenge in the EHR space, and the ...

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  14. Sen. Alexander: Anthem too slow to notify breach victims, including 770,000 TennesseansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Business Journal

    ... not know their data was compromised in the recent Anthem attack. That's according to a letter from Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-Wa.), heads of the Senate health committee, to Anthem President and CEO Joseph Swedish. ...

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  15. Senators Demand Anthem Hasten Notifications on Data BreachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Insurance Networking

    ... later, more than 50 million people affected by the breach haven't been notified by the company, senators Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray said in a letter. 'While we understand the logistical challenges associated with contacting millions of people, ...

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  16. Civil rights complaints to U.S. Department of Education reach a record highRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Washington Post

    ... - I doubt that they were. But increasing OCR's staff by 30 percent would be the wrong way to go." Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), chairman of the Health, Education, Labor and Pension committee and a former Education Secretary, has been critical in ...

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  17. Tennessee Wilderness ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | WTVC

    Senator Corker along with Senator Lamar Alexander are also RE-filing legislation called the Tennessee Wilderness Act. That area would encompass 20 thousand acres of Cherokee National Forest.

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  18. Alexander Says Budget Resolution Long OverdueRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Chattanoogan.com

    Senator Lamar Alexander made the following statement on the budget resolution released on Wednesday by the Senate Budget Committee, which would balance the federal budget over the next 10 years: "This is a long-overdue starting point to adopt a budget to try to bring the federal debt under control.

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  19. Grand Jury No Bills And True BillsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... the toxicology report on the death of the 55-year-old law enforcement officer. ... (click for more) Senator Lamar Alexander made the following statement on the budget resolution released on Wednesday by the Senate Budget Committee, which would ...

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  20. Senators blast Anthem for 'unacceptable' response after data breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Hill

    Leaders of the Senate's health committee are accusing insurer giant Anthem of failing to inform millions of people who may have been affected by a massive data breach last month. Committee chairman Lamar Alexander and ranking member Patty Murray said Wednesday that 50 million customers who may have been impacted by the cyberattack still have not been informed.

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