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  1. Healthcare Bill Up for House Vote Wed. Hailed as Game-Changer, Blasted as Pharma HandoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | TheStreet.com

    ... in the Senate. The latest version was rolled out this past weekend by Rep. Fred Upton R-Mich. and Senator Lamar Alexander R-Tenn. with an eye towards passing the bill before the end of the year. Upton and Lamar called the legislation "a ...

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  2. Republicans Argue Whether Obamacare Repeal-And-Delay Strategy Will WorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Switched

    ... came, and you did nothing? You want to play politics?" But on the other side of the Capitol building, Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) was openly skeptical of such an approach. When a reporter asked Alexander on Tuesday whether he was worried about ...

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  3. How Tom Price would dismantle ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 16 | SILive.com

    ... that he would work with Rep. Tom Price to replace and then repeal the Affordable Care Act, Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander told reporters, "Well I agree with President-elect Trump who said those things should be done simultaneously. And I think if ...

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  4. GOP prepares for House vote on medical research billRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2016 | Indiana's NewsCenter

    ... alike. "It's a very important and attractive piece of legislation. I anticipate a big vote," said Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., who chairs the Senate Health committee. In eleventh-hour talks, aides to both sides said they had agreed to remove ...

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  5. Speculation and starting points: accreditation, a new administration and a new CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Hill

    ... if it is without the intense pace and passion about regulation that has characterized the last ten years. Lamar Alexander Speculation and starting points: accreditation, a new administration and a new Congress This week: Pelosi's test GOP senators ...

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  6. Funding for Cures Bill Remains Sticking Point for Health GroupsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | The Washington Post

    ... before the end of December, according to Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, a Tennessee Republican. The proposal provides $4.8 billion for the National Institutes of Health, including $1.8 billion for ...

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  7. Officials React To Nomination Of Rep. Tom Price As Secretary Of Health And Human ServicesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... will do a fantastic job improving our nation's health care system and the lives of all Americans." Senator Lamar Alexander said, "Dr. Price has a thorough understanding of health care policy and the damage that Obamacare has caused - he can see the ...

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  8. It's Not Just About the Paycheck. Ask Workers.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Bloomberg

    ... Donald Trump administration have several ways to block the mandate. One is a bill sponsored by U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander that would raise the salary level gradually until it reaches $913 a week in 2020. The measure would also require a study of ...

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  9. Senator David Perdue Statement On Rep. Price Nomination To Lead Department Of HealthRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... system. As a doctor, he is seen as a leading voice ... (click for more) Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander says he is pleased by President-elect Trump's selection of Representative Tom Price (R-Ga.) to become the next United States ...

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  10. Alexander On Selection Of Rep. Tom Price As Secretary Of Health And Human ServicesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Chattanoogan.com

    Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander says he is pleased by President-elect Trump's selection of Representative Tom Price to become the next United States Secretary of Health and Human Services: "Dr. Price has a thorough understanding of health care policy and the damage that Obamacare has caused - he can see the view from the doctor's ... (more)

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  11. Republicans Aim to Pass Cures Act By End of Year, but Democrats Want ChangesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Scientific American

    ... and screening pregnant women for depression. In a joint statement Friday, Tennessee Republican Senator Lamar Alexander, chairman of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, and Michigan Representative Fred Upton, chairman of the ...

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  12. TEMA: 4 people burned in wildfires, hundreds of buildings damagedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | KOLD-TV Tucson

    ... in Sevier County to stay off mobile devices, unless it is an emergency, to prevent outage. U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander: This is heartbreaking news for the people of Sevier County and all who love the Smokies. My staff and I are working with Gov. ...

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  13. Feds give states more time to bolster...Read the original story

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Times News

    ... underperforming" subgroups of students will have to be identified by the 2019-20 school year. Sen. Lamar Alexander, chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, said he will review the final rules before deciding if ...

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  14. House 'Cures' Package Could Hit Potholes in SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Roll Call

    ... and Commerce Chairman Fred Upton of Michigan and Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Chairman Lamar Alexander of Tennessee, the two main sponsors of the package, touted the bill as beneficial to virtually every American family. "What we ...

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  15. States get longer to find failing schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | NWAonline

    ... and schools with no special identification. States can also create more nuanced ratings if they wish. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., and chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, said he will review the final rules ...

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  16. Obama administration releases new rules for judging schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... in some key areas while ensuring civil rights protections remained in place for our neediest students." Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chairman of the Senate education committee and a primary architect of the bipartisan education law, said in a ...

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  17. Obamacare Replacement May Slow Repeal EffortsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | National Journal

    ... and we know that Obamacare is a destructive force in America a but there's nothing easy around here." Sen. Lamar Alexander said Congress can begin immediately in January to take steps to repeal. "And, under reconciliation, congressional budget ...

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  18. Sen. Bob Corker still in mix for secretary of StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | USA Today

    Sen. Bob Corker still in mix for secretary of State Trump continues to ponder his choices for secretary of State. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2gcXNkp WASHINGTON - Sen. Bob Corker will meet with President-elect Donald Trump in New York on Tuesday as Trump continues to ponder his choices for secretary of State.

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  19. Latest Version of 21st Century Cures Act Doesn't Satisfy CriticsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 28 | US News & World Report

    ... in the Senate - was released during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend by Rep. Fred Upton, R-Mich., and Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn. Some of the measure's most controversial provisions would hasten how the Food and Drug Administration approves drugs ...

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  20. States get more time to help struggling schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | SFGate

    ... in May didn't provide states and districts with sufficient time to assess schools in need of help. Sen. Lamar Alexander , R-Tenn. and chairman of the Senate Health , Education, Labor and Pensions Committee , said he will review the final rules ...

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