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  1. Only men are crafting Senate health care bill and what research says about thatRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... on policies." A voice mail left with McConnell's press office and an e-mail sent to a spokesperson for Sen. Lamar Alexander, the Republican chair of the Senate's Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (HELP) committee, were not returned. Yet one ...

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  2. Urgent: 3 reasons to track Trump's latest education movesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | ESchool News

    ... for deciding what to do about improving student achievement," said Senate education committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.). "Parents and teachers should welcome the president's commitment to ensuring that the Education Department is faithfully ...

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  3. The Broken Senate Is the Last Bulwark Against Obamacare RepealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Washington Monthly

    ... the stability of our health care system now shifts to the Senate. Gratifyingly, a number of senators, led by Lamar Alexander (R-TN), chairman of the aptly-named HELP committee (Health, Education, Labor and Pensions), quickly expressed the view that ...

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  4. Senate angles for quick turnaround on Obamacare repealRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... American Health Care Act by a 217-213 margin. The Senate aims to use some ideas from the House bill. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., said Monday the committee has a "sense of urgency" to put legislation together because Americans who use the ...

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  5. Why Trump can't do what he said he'd doRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Washington Post

    ... some other way. But this is all occurring with very little guidance from the top. The Senate process led by Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) seems, so far, to be designed to function without presidential input. Trump is giving an entirely new meaning to ...

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  6. Alexander: Senate Now Poised To Confirm Dr. Scott Gottlieb To Lead The FDARead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    Senate health committee Chairman Lamar Alexander said the Senate is now poised to confirm Dr. Scott Gottlieb to serve as Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration after the Senate on Monday voted to end debate on his nomination.

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  7. John Hancock Show: Friday, 5/5/17 Full ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | WBT-AM Charlotte

    ... the senate. And he did make a rather look at a whole lot different than it does now there was. GOP senator Lamar Alexander somewhat skeptical. He's of Tennessee he said days among those Republicans who say that the senate will in fact right its own ...

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  8. Morris Park Tent City Calls for City-Run Homeless ShelterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Daily News

    ... also the idea behind a picket line Friday morning outside the Crescent Center in East Memphis as U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander spoke to a Greater Memphis Chamber gathering. Police told those organizing the picket line that they needed a permit from the ...

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  9. East End healthcare pros give mixed opinions on American Health Care ActRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... the House measure. It exists so Congress can have the benefit of a neutral, expert analysis before it votes. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chairman of the Senate health committee, said in an interview. Trump has said the current system is failing as ...

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  10. Sinisa Mihajlovic Superga Torino 'heroes' can help us beat Juventus - CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... (37% to 31%). It exists so Congress can have the benefit of a neutral, expert analysis before it votes. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chairman of the Senate health committee, said in an interview. In five innings, he gave up three runs on eight hits, a ...

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  11. Cleveland Celebrates Its 25th Consecutive Year As A Tree City USARead the original story

    Apr 29, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... tours is that of Jeff and Cindy Garrett, who have been heroes in the cause ... (click for more) Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker and Rep. Phil Roe on Thursday introduced the Tennessee Wilderness Act. "I grew up hiking the mountains of East ...

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  12. Frenetic action but little done as Congress marks 100 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Star Tribune

    ... 25, 2017. "The only honest answer is that the election has made it difficult in the committees," said Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., who longs for bipartisan solutions to at least some of the flaws in the health care law. The Senate majority leader, ...

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  13. Tour Of Chattanooga Area Rose Gardens Open Mother's Day WeekendRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... tour, however donations will be gladly accepted and given to the Chattanooga Area Food Bank. Senators Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker and Rep. Phil Roe on Thursday introduced the Tennessee Wilderness Act. "I grew up hiking the mountains of East ...

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  14. Senate confirms Alexander Acosta as labor secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... Prior to his confirmation, Acosta had been dean of Florida International University Law School. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chairman of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, highlighted Acosta's background as the son of Cuban ...

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  15. Alexander, Corker, Roe Introduce Tennessee Wilderness ActRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    "I grew up hiking the mountains of East Tennessee and conserving some of the most beautiful areas in our state gives future generations of Tennesseans the same sort of opportunity," Sen. Alexander said.

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  16. Trump's FDA nominee clears key Senate committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Hill

    ... Committee advanced Scott Gottlieb's nomination for FDA commissioner to the Senate floor on a 14-9 vote. Lamar Alexander Trump's FDA nominee clears key Senate committee Groups warn of rural health 'crisis' under ObamaCare repeal Trump's Army pick ...

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  17. Senate Republicans call on White House to scrap EEOC's change on worker dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    Republican Sens. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee, center, and Pat Roberts of Kansas called on the White House Wednesday to halt the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission's plan to significantly increase the amount of data businesses are required to report to the agency regarding their workforce. Republican Sens. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and Pat Roberts of Kansas called on the White House Wednesday to halt the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission's plan to significantly increase the amount of data businesses are required to report to the agency regarding their workforce.

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  18. Students, Workers, And Community Leaders To Speak At UTC Outsourcing ForumRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... with two members of UTC's administration, Executive ... (click for more) Senate education committee Chairman Lamar Alexander on Wednesday made the following statement on the Trump Administration executive order ensuring faithful implementation of ...

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  19. AFT on Executive Order to Study Federal Overreach in EducationRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    Statement by American Federation of Teachers President Randi Weingarten on President Trump's executive order today to determine any federal overreach in education: "This is a case of been there, done that. Maybe Education Secretary Betsy DeVos missed it when Sen. Lamar Alexander , quoting the Wall St. Journal, called the new federal education law 'the largest devolution of federal power to the states in a quarter century.'

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  20. Roadtec Named Company Of The YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... of Manufacturers hosted its annual Manufacturers Excellence Awards Luncheon where Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander delivered the keynote address. The Manufacturers Excellence Awards are presented in the categories of Energy, Environment, Safety and ...

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