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  1. Anti-abortion is anti-women: Language about 'murder,' 'protection' is disingenuousRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    Liberal Internet scribes opened fire over the weekend when National Review writer Kevin D. Williamson tweeted that women who get abortions should be executed by hanging.

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  2. Anti-abortion is anti-women: Language about 'murder,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

    Pro-life: In this October 2012 file photo, supporters of Bill 52 hold signs as senators discuss the bill at the Guam Legislature The bill passed 11 votes to four in a special session called by Gov. Eddie Calvo. The bill requires that certain information be provided to any woman seeking an abortion 24 hours before the procedure is performed.

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  3. Voter registration deadline approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    State law allows new voter registration applications to be processed up until 30 days before each election, which means applications submitted after Monday will not be processed until after Election Day. Residents and voters may go to the Wilson County Election Commission office at 203 E. Main St. to register or make changes to registration before the deadline.

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  4. ACO bill in House would waive 3-midnight requirement for skilled nursing careRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | McKnightsonline.com

    Certain Accountable Care Organizations would be able to send Medicare beneficiaries to a skilled nursing facility without a prior hospital stay under a bipartisan bill recently introduced in the House of Representatives. Should the bill pass, ACOs that accept a "two-sided risk" would be exempt from the rule that a beneficiary has spent three midnights as a hospital inpatient to qualify for Medicare coverage of skilled nursing services.

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  5. Alexander taking Ball challenge seriouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee voters will decide this fall if they agree with the second-term Republican's idea of what's important to people, a vision that includes repealing the Affordable Care Act, protecting business interests over labor's, letting states set their own standards for students and fighting abortion rights. Alexander taking Ball challenge seriously Tennessee voters will decide this fall if they agree with the second-term Republican's idea of what's important to people, a vision that includes repealing the Affordable Care Act, protecting business interests over labor's, letting states set their own standards for students and fighting abortion rights.

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  6. Legislation Aims for More ACO FlexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Health Data Management

    Who are the Best Epic Consulting Firms? : A new report from vendor research firm KLAS Enterprises examines the growing number of consulting firms specializing in serving providers buying Epic information systems. KLAS says Epic has won 92 hospitals with more than 200 beds in the past two years, and the number of 'fully rated' consultancies has risen from 13 to 21. The report covers these firms as well as 12 others that have preliminary data.

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  7. GOP: Obama Admin Still Wrong On Birth Control Mandate RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Daily Caller

    An illustration picture shows a blister-pack of birth control pills displayed at a private home in Nice January 3, 2013. French health regulators are studying limiting the use of contraceptive pills that carry health risks and will stop reimbursing prescription costs of some types from March, after a woman sued drugmaker Bayer over alleged side-effects.

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  8. House Republicans fuming over 'regurgitated' birth control mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Hill

    House Republicans are fuming over the latest attempt by the Obama administration to require companies to provide contraceptives coverage to their employees. In a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell sent this week, a group of 51 lawmakers led by Rep. Diane Black says the agency's new rule essentially "regurgitates" the controversial birth control mandate that was struck down by the Supreme Court in June.

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  9. Criticism of abortion funding in health care law spans party linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | DFW Catholic

    Washington D.C., Sep 23, 2014 / 12:34 am .- Pro-life Republicans and Democrats alike have voiced condemnation for the findings of a recent report showing that federal subsidies are funding abortion coverage in the Affordable Care Act. "All of this is completely unacceptable," stated Rep. Dan Lipinski co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus.

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  10. Rep. Chris Smith: Federal Funds Not Being Used for Abortion 'The Biggest Lie in 2014'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Cybercast News Service

    At a news conference last week, Rep. Chris Smith called President Obama's promise that no taxpayer dollars would be used to fund abortions under Obamacare, "the biggest lie in 2014." Smith, speaking on a new GAO report that indicated public funding of abortion, said, "The president issued an executive order on March 24, 2010 and it said: 'the Act maintains current Hyde Amendment restrictions governing abortion policy and extends those restrictions to newly created health insurance exchanges.

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  11. GOP looks to stop government from asking ethnicity of gun buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | TheBlaze.com

    Two House Republicans are trying to stop the Obama administration from collecting information about the race or ethnicity of people who buy guns. According to a report from the Washington Times , the ATF is requiring people to fill out a form when buying a gun that asks purchasers whether they are Hispanic or Latino, and then to identify themselves as being Indian, Asian, black, Pacific Islander or white.

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  12. Reps. Diane Black and Ted Poe introduced the FIREARM ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | The Daily Caller

    Yesterday, Reps. Diane Black and Ted Poe introduced the FIREARM Act - legislation to prohibit the federal government from requiring race or ethnicity to be disclosed in connection with the purchase of a firearm.

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  13. New Legislation Prohibits Fed From Requiring Race Be Disclosed When Buying FirearmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | AmmoLand

    Today, Reps. Diane Black and Ted Poe introduced the FIREARM Act - legislation to prohibit the federal government from requiring race or ethnicity to be disclosed in connection with the purchase of a firearm.

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  14. New Bill Rooted In Right-Wing NonsenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Media Matters for America

    Two congressional Republicans are introducing legislation that advances the conservative media's false claim that the Obama administration recently started making gun buyers disclose their race and ethnicity Reps. Ted Poe and Diane Black are proposing a bill that would change the federal form used for gun background checks by prohibiting the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives from asking about race or ethnicity on the form.

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  15. Chairman Camp's legacy fete - Last minute floor action - Internet ...Read the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | Politico

    CHAIRMAN CAMP'S LEGACY FETE. Last night House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp celebrated the unveiling of his official Chairman's portrait in the committee's hearing room in 1100 Longworth.

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  16. Reps. Black, Poe introduce bill to prevent race questions on 4473Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Examiner.com

    In the wake of reports earlier this week that questioned the necessity of asking race and ethnicity questions on the Federal Form 4473 to purchase a firearm, two members of Congress today introduced legislation that would outlaw the practice. Reps.

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  17. Rep. Diane Black asks ATF to eliminate race and ethnicity questioning when purchasing a gunRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Washington Times

    Rep. Diane Black is introducing a bill today that bans the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms from requesting race and ethnicity information on its so-called 4473 forms required to purchase a gun. The form - which was revised by ATF in 2012 to create a box that lists ethnicity and then another that defines race - has become a headache for firearms dealers, as many people either check off one box or the other.

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  18. Deluge of criticism after abortion funding revealed in health care lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | DFW Catholic

    Washington D.C., Sep 16, 2014 / 02:02 pm .- Pro-life groups have responded forcefully to a new report finding that despite promises from President Barack Obama, more than 1,000 health care plans under the Affordable Care Act cover abortion. "[T]he President issued an executive order on March 24, 2010 that said: 'the Act maintains current Hyde Amendment restrictions governing abortion policy and extends those restrictions to newly created health insurance exchanges'," Rep. Chris Smith stated on Tuesday.

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  19. ObamaCare subsidies paying for abortions, GAO investigation findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Hill

    A government watchdog group on Tuesday revealed that health plans across the country have allowed women to use federal subsidies to pay for abortions, prompting a new line of attack against ObamaCare from House Republicans. Hundreds of insurance plans have not been compliant with strict rules that ban abortion funding through ObamaCare plans, the Government Accountability Office found in a seven-month investigation.

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  20. Obamacare secretly paying for abortions, says GAO reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Trucker

    "Today's GAO report confirms that under the president's health care law, abortions are being paid for with taxpayer funds by more than 1,000 exchange plans across the country," House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, said in a statement. A government watchdog group on Tuesday revealed that health plans across the country have allowed women to use federal subsidies to pay for abortions, prompting a new line of attack against Obamacare from House Republicans.

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