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  1. Are Tax Refunds At Risk By New Obamacare Law?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NewsBlaze

    ... tax refunds delayed because of this President's inability to implement his own law," Tennessee Representative Diane Black said in a statement released to national news media. Adding more woes to Obamacare that relate to tax filings this season ...

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  2. You're Paying for Abortion Advocacy Genevieve C. Plaster 47 minutes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | National Review Online

    ... very least out of respect for the wishes of the taxpayer. The GAO report was requested in 2013 by Representative Diane Black (R., Tenn.) and more than 60 other members of Congress , who called for greater transparency of federal funding regarding ...

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  3. Kansas tea partier Huelskamp: An irate a Obamacarea customerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Wichita Eagle

    Texas Sen. Ted Cruz isn't the only ardent critic of the Affordable Care Act in Congress who is signing up for health coverage under a law he's vowed to repeal. Kansas Rep. Tim Huelskamp, the chairman of the Tea Party Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives, admits he, too, has enrolled for health care coverage through the Affordable Care Act, despite repeatedly voting to repeal it.

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  4. House approves deal for Tenn. hospitalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Jackson Sun

    House approves deal for Tenn. hospitals The provision was endorsed by the Tenn. Hospital Association and the entire Tennessee congressional delegation.

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  5. American Taxpayers Forced To Send $1.5 Billion to Planned Parenthood Abortion ClinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Right Wing News

    Two years ago, pro-life members of Congress requested a report on what pro-Abortion advocacy groups were receiving taxpayer dollars. That report was just released , and the findings are shocking The six organizations researched were Planned Parenthood, Population Council, International Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Guttmacher Institute, Advocates for Youth and Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States.

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  6. GAO Confirms: Planned Parenthood Uses Taxpayer Funds to Promote AbortionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Breitbart.com

    A newly released Government Accountability Office report confirms that Planned Parenthood Federation of America and five other groups are using taxpayer funds to advocate for abortions as "reproductive health care."

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  7. FRC Responds to New GAO Report Showing Nearly $1.5 Billion in Federal Funding for Abortion AdvocatesRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Family Research Council

    The Government Accountability Office today issued a report showing that over a three-year period, groups that advocate for or whose affiliates perform abortions have received hundreds of millions of dollars from the federal government. The report was generated after U.S. Rep. Diane Black and more than 70 other House and Senate Members sent a letter to the GAO requesting data on federal funding for organizations whose allegiance to policies that encourage elective abortion-on-demand is well-known.

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  8. Rep. Diane Black: Happy Birthday, Obamacare - Now Go AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | News Max

    The five-year anniversary of the Affordable Care Act is nothing to celebrate - and now more than ever, efforts must be made to repeal it, Rep. Diane Black, Republican from Tennessee tells Newsmax TV. "Forty times the president has changed it Forty different changes say that this healthcare law is a mess, it has been a mess, it's unaffordable, unworkable, unpopular, and unfair," Black, a Tennessee Republican told "The Steve Malzberg Show."

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  9. Why Republicans Need to Repeal Obamacare One More TimeRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | The Heartland Institute

    ... much more flexibility in deciding how it is allocated. The budget "repeals all of Obamacare," Representative Diane Black, Republican of Tennessee, said the same day the Obama administration announced that the law had provided coverage to 16.4 ...

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  10. House Budget Bill Repeals ACA, Privatizes MedicareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Crooks and Liars

    ... much more flexibility in deciding how it is allocated. The budget "repeals all of Obamacare," Representative Diane Black, Republican of Tennessee, said the same day the Obama administration announced that the law had provided coverage to 16.4 ...

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  11. House Republican budget proposal overhauls Medicare, repeals ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Post-gazette.com

    House Republicans today unveiled a proposed budget for 2016 that partly privatizes Medicare, turns Medicaid into block grants to the states, repeals the Affordable Care Act and reaches balance in 10 years, challenging Republicans in Congress to make good on their promises to deeply cut federal spending. The House proposal leans heavily on the policy prescriptions that Rep. Paul D. Ryan of Wisconsin outlined when he was budget chairman.

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  12. Republicans to Renew Call for Obamacare Repeal in 2016 BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | TIME.com

    Rep. Diane Black takes her seat for the House Budget Committee hearing on "The Congressional Budget Office's Budget and Economic Outlook" on Jan. 27, 2015. "We can start over with health care reforms that protect the doctor-patient relationship and expand access to quality affordable health care" Republicans will again call for a full repeal of President Obama's signature health law in the House's 2016 budget proposal to be released on Tuesday.

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  13. Reps. Stefanik, Katko and Hanna tout Fort Druma s strengths during regional tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Watertown Daily Times

    A little more than a week before a scheduled hearing about potentially massive cuts at Fort Drum, Rep. Elise M. Stefanik said she looked forward to showing “the best of this community.” “We're intertwined with our schools, with our hospitals, the ... ReEnergy biomass decision that was made. That's a long-term commitment,” she said Tuesday.

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  14. Social Security fund is currently borrowing 33 cents of every dollar in outlaysRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Sonoran News

    WASHINGTON, DC Lawmakers joined with the Association of Mature American Citizens last week at a Social Security Working Group meeting intended "to light a fire" in Congress on the issue, according to association president Dan Weber.

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  15. Upcoming ACO model to have positive post-acute impact, CMS official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | McKnightsonline.com

    Long-term care providers now have another accountable care model to consider, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services officials announced Tuesday. The Next Generation ACO Model enables providers who want to take on more risk and enables a greater opportunity to coordinate care, said Patrick Conway, M.D., CMS's principal deputy administrator.

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  16. Reps. Stefanik, Katko and Hanna tout Fort Druma s strengths during regional tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Watertown Daily Times

    A little more than a week before a scheduled hearing about potentially massive cuts at Fort Drum, Rep. Elise M. Stefanik said she looked forward to showing “the best of this community.” “We're intertwined with our schools, with our hospitals, the ... ReEnergy biomass decision that was made. That's a long-term commitment,” she said Tuesday.

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  17. Lawmakers fight to close abortion insurance coverage loopholeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | World Magazine

    The United States has historically upheld the right for businesses, organizations, and individuals to refuse funding abortions. But following the passage of Obamacare and its contraceptive mandate, threats against this right have increased.

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  18. Social Security Debate SagaRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 | Holtville Tribune

    Lawmakers joined with the Association of Mature American Citizens this week at a Social Security Working Group meeting intended "to light a fire" in Congress on the issue, according to association president Dan Weber. "On its current financial track, Social Security is not sustainable and AMAC members recognize that Congressional action is needed to protect this benefit for current seniors and future generations of Americans.

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  19. Bill Seeks to Exempt Surgery Centers From Counting Toward 50% ThresholdRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Outpatient Surgery Magazine

    Good news for physicians who perform most of their procedures in ambulatory surgical centers: A new Congressional bill would exempt ASCs from counting toward the patient-encounter threshold physicians must meet to avoid Medicare penalties for "meaningful use" of electronic healthcare records until such time as a certified EHR technology exists for the ASC. The ASC Association says the Electronic Health Fairness Act of 2015 would "remove a major disincentive to provide care in an ASC when appropriate."

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  20. AMAC 'lights a fire' in Congress to deal with Social Security issuesRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 6, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Lawmakers joined with the Association of Mature American Citizens this week at a Social Security Working Group meeting intended "to light a fire" in Congress on the issue, according to association president Dan Weber. "On its current financial track, Social Security is not sustainable and AMAC members recognize that Congressional action is needed to protect this benefit for current seniors and future generations of Americans.

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