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  1. GOP Lawmaker Introduces Resolution Condemning Religious Persecution, Urging Obama to ActCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    Rep. Diane Black introduced a resolution in the House Wednesday calling "on the governments of the Middle East to uphold the internationally recognized human right to freedom from religious persecution." The resolution also urges the Obama administration to appoint a special envoy to promote religious freedom of religious minorities in the Middle East and South Central Asia.

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  2. Caregiving in U.S. to be focus of new congressional caucusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | The Washington Post

    Sens. Kelly Ayotte and Michael Bennet , along with Reps. Diane Black and Michelle Lujan Grisham , announced Tuesday that they created the Assisting Caregivers Today caucus with the backing of AARP, the American Health Care Association, and other groups with a stake in providing health care and other support for caregivers.

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  3. House Members Offer Support for Primary Care IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | American Academy of Family Physicians

    Members of Congress may be battling among themselves over health care policy, but lawmakers on both sides of the aisle continue to express strong support for primary care and expanded access for patients in need. AAFP Board Chair Reid Blackwelder, M.D., introduces Rep. Diane Black, R-Tenn., during a meeting with AAFP leaders.

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  4. Many in GOP Double-Down on DHS Vote Over Obama's Amnesty for IllegalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | News Max

    The Obama administration has insisted that shutting down the Department of Homeland Security would jeopardize the nation's safety, but Rep. Paul Gosar did not buy that scenario late Friday. "This debate is about President Obama's unconstitutional executive amnesty, and I refuse to violate the oath of office that I took as a representative of the people to uphold our Constitution," the Arizona Republican said after voting against a three-week funding bill.

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  5. ONC publishes strategic plan comments - Ways and Means acts on...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Politico

    ONC PUBLISHES STRATEGIC PLAN COMMENTS: If you've got some time to spare, we highly recommend the 400 or so comments on the Federal Health IT Strategic Plan, made public Thursday. They range from the fear-mongering to the highly specific.

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  6. States Are Better Prepared to Manage Federal LandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | National Center for Policy Analysis

    The United States lead the world in both natural gas and oil production. And yet, production of the "centuries worth" of natural gas, oil and coal resources hiding under the surface of private property and state and federal land is not seeing its full potential.

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  7. Bishops push for Congress to support conscience rights in health care actRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | Washington Times

    Just because someone may oppose abortion doesn't mean he or she should be denied comprehensive health care coverage, according to Archbishop William Lori of Baltimore and Cardinal Sean O'Malley of Boston. "Government should not force anyone to stop offering or covering much-needed legitimate health care because they cannot in conscience participate in destroying a developing human life or violate their conscience in other ways," Archbishop Lori and Cardinal O'Malley wrote in a letter to Congress .

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  8. Obamacare subsidy error forces thousands t...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Washington Times

    Tax season just got more complicated for hundreds of thousands of Americans, as the Obama administration scrambles to fix an error affecting one out of every five Obamacare customers who received government subsidies to help them pay for coverage on HealthCare.gov. The unforced error could delay users' returns to the IRS, and it spoiled the administration 's victory lap after a relatively successful enrollment period that ended Feb. 15. Roughly 800,000 customers received a tax form that listed the wrong benchmark plan by which their subsidy is calculated.

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  9. Incorrect Tax Forms Sent To 800,000 US Health Exchange EnrolleesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Medical Daily

    ... tax refunds delayed because of this president's inability to implement his own law," Tennessee Representative Diane Black said in a statement. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the glitch should have no impact on the ability of people to file ...

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  10. 800,000 Obamacare consumers sent incorrect tax infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | American Thinker

    ... tax refunds delayed because of this president's inability to implement his own law," Tennessee Representative Diane Black said in a statement. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the glitch should have no impact on the ability of people to file ...

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  11. Wrong Health Tax Credit Statements Sent to 800,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Wall Street Journal

    The White House is extending the deadline to sign up for health insurance through tax season. WSJ's Louise Radnofsky reports on Lunch Break.

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  12. a GOP Rep: Glitch - Beyond Embarrassing for President Obama'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Breitbart.com

    The latest in a long line of Obamacare missteps is an embarrassing administration mistake that the taxpayers will end up paying for, Rep. Diane Black argued Friday. "From a faulty website, to staggering cost estimates, to more Administration-led delays, the hits just keep coming under Obamacare.

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  13. Incorrect tax forms sent to 800,000 U.S. health exchange enrolleesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | HawaiiNews

    ... tax refunds delayed because of this president's inability to implement his own law," Tennessee Representative Diane Black said in a statement. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the glitch should have no impact on the ability of people to file ...

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  14. UPDATE 2-Incorrect tax forms sent to 800,000 U.S. health exchange enrolleesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | Reuters

    ... tax refunds delayed because of this president's inability to implement his own law," Tennessee Representative Diane Black said in a statement. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said the glitch should have no impact on the ability of people to file ...

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  15. Feds sent incorrect tax information to 800,000 people on ObamaCareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Hill

    Because of the mistake, tax credits were calculated either too high or too low, and officials are asking people to delay filing their taxes until the problem is corrected. Affected people are now being contacted by phone and email.

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  16. Republicans lambaste ObamaCare tax glitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Hill

    Republicans are hitting the Obama administration for a new screwup that sent the wrong tax information to about 800,000 people. "The Obama administration has built a healthcare law so complex, so confusing, and so costly that even they don't know how to properly administer it," Rep. Diane Black wrote in a statement Friday morning.

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  17. Health Law Sign-Up Extended Through AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Wall Street Journal

    The Obama administration said it would allow people to sign up for plans on HealthCare.gov through April to avoid tax penalties for going uncovered in 2015. The extension, which adds more than two months to the enrollment period for health coverage this year, was announced by Health and Human Services officials on Friday.

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  18. Obama administration sent 800,000 HealthCare.gov customers incorrect tax formsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Fox News

    The Obama administration revealed Friday that it sent about 800,000 HealthCare.gov customers a tax form containing the wrong information, and asked them to hold off on filing their 2014 taxes. The self-inflicted bungle follows weeks of administration officials touting a successful enrollment season -- one that saw far fewer technical glitches than the rocky launch in late 2013.

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  19. Let the States Manage Federal LandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Daily Policy Digest

    ... energy boom going? Tubb and Loris point to a new proposal from Senator James Inhofe (R-Okla.) and Representative Diane Black (R-Tenn.): the Federal Lands Freedom Act. The bill would transfer power to the states, giving them the authority to lease, ...

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  20. Governor Jeb Bush To Speak At TNGOP Statesmen's DinnerRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | Chattanoogan.com

    Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush will headline the Tennessee Republican Party's annual Statesmen's Dinner in Nashville - the largest annual gathering of Republicans in Tennessee.

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