Thursday Jul 24
Senator balks at House hearing on FTC data-breach case against LabMD
Sen. Jay Rockefeller, D.-W.Va., is accusing Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., of "impropriety" and "using heavy-handed bullying tactics" in allegedly interfering with Federal Trade Commission action against medical testing laboratory LabMD Inc., which has been accused of failing to protect consumers' personal data.
Sen. Rockefeller pushes bill on new cruise line rules
Cruise ship travelers came to Capitol Hill Wednesday to share their horror stories.
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VA nominee gets cushy treatment from senators
At Robert McDonald's Senate confirmation hearing Tuesday, lawmakers called the job of heading the "broken," "failing" and "bankrupt" Department of Veterans Affairs all but impossible.
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Cyber Security Expert to Recognize Senator Rockefeller for Cyber Security Leadership
Bill Conner, CEO and founder of FWC Consulting and former CEO of Entrust, Inc. , will deliver remarks at the 51st National Youth Science Camp Senate Luncheon to recognize the service of Sen. John D. Rockefeller IV, D-W.Va.
Obama to push road and bridge repair
Washington Watch, formerly called 'Planet Washington,' covers politics and government.
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West Virginia receives funding for Black Lun...
The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources and the West Virginia Primary Care Association will receive $626,520 each under the Black Lung Clinics Grant Program, administered by the Health Resources and Services Administration for a total award of $1,253,040, according to U.S. Senator Joe Manchin .
National Retail Federation revamps management team
The National Retail Federation announced the hiring of Paul G. Martino as vice president and senior policy counsel, and the elevation of Beth Provenzano to vice president for Federal Government Relations.
Let's help a great writer save West Virginia
There is no better day than America's birthday to celebrate how many people fought and died to let us live in this country.
Manatt on Medicaid: The Emerging Conversation About the Future of CHIP
During passage of the Affordable Care Act , a debate erupted over the future of the Children's Health Insurance Program , a well-established program that now offers coverage to 8 million children in low- and moderate-income families.