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  1. Rep. Renee Ellmers: Medicare Reform Will Produce SavingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | News Max

    Responding to critics who say the Medicare doctor pay bill passed in the House Thursday will only add to the nation's debt, North Carolina Republican Rep. Renee Ellmers tells Newsmax TV that the bill will actually create savings. The Medicare bill passed the House 392-37, with strong bipartisan support and it will fix the way doctors are paid through the Medicare system.


  2. House approves bipartisan bill blocking Medicare doc cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Fox News

    In uncommon bipartisan harmony, the House approved a $214 billion bill Thursday permanently blocking physician Medicare cuts, moving lawmakers closer to resolving a problem that has plagued them for years. The 392-37 House vote came on a package that bore victories for Republicans and Democrats alike.


  3. House passes bipartisan 'doc fix' Medicare billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | USA Today

    The House approved a bipartisan bill Thursday that would prevent a 21% cut in payments on April 1 to doctors who treat Medicare patients. The bill would repeal the current Medicare payment formula.


  4. House OKs bipartisan Medicare doc bill, fate up to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 |

    In uncommon bipartisan harmony, the House approved a $214 billion bill Thursday permanently blocking physician Medicare cuts, moving Congress closer to resolving a problem that has plagued it for years. House Speaker John Boehner of Ohio speaks to members of the media during his weekly news Conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, March 26, 2015.


  5. House OKs Bipartisan Medicare Doc Bill; Fate up to SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | ABC News

    In this March 19, 2015, photo, House Minority Leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi of Calif. speaks during her weekly news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.


  6. Medicare pay fix sails through HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Politico

    Lawmakers on Thursday overwhelmingly approved a bipartisan bill to permanently repair the flawed way Medicare has paid physicians, to fund a children's health insurance program for two more years and to enact some minor changes to entitlement programs. The bill was approved, 392-37, with the support of 212 Republicans and 180 Democrats - a rare show of unity on a policy negotiated by House Speaker John Boehner and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi.


  7. House Republican Leaders Brace For a Rare Win. But It Could Be Short-Lived.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | National Journal

    After months of chaos, the GOP might just get the ball rolling on a budget that still has an uncertain future in the Senate. If everything goes as planned and fiscal conservatives and defense hawks unite to pass a budget, House Speaker John Boehner, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, and Republican Whip Steve Scalise will be able to get out from under the narrative that has plagued them since the opening of the 114th Congress: They cannot control a rambunctious bunch of representatives.


  8. Eight Arrested in Anti-Abortion 'Pray-In' Outside Boehner's OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Roll Call

    Anti-abortion protesters claim they were betrayed by GOP House leadership on Jan. 22 when the March for Life descended on D.C. A 30-minute "pray-in" organized at the door of Speaker John A. Boehner 's office by anti-abortion groups ended Wednesday morning with eight arrests. "We were told yesterday by Speaker Boehner's office that this is the most pro-life Congress that has ever been installed, and yet a ban on late-term abortions has languished in the House, the so-called 'most pro-life House in the last 70 years,'" said Troy Newman of Operation Rescue, a prominent activist who was handcuffed by Capitol Police after dropping to his knees outside the Ohio Republican's Longworth office.


  9. Pro-Lifers Arrested For Praying Outside Boehner's OfficeCNSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Cybercast News Service

    U.S. Capitol police on Wednesday arrested seven pro-life protestors while they were praying outside the office of House Speaker John Boehner . Those arrested, who included prominent pro-life activist and nurse Jill Stanek, were protesting the House Republican leaderships' failure to call a vote on the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act , which would prohibit aborting an unborn child in or after the 20th week of gestation.


  10. Lobbying WorldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Hill

    He will specialize in counseling clients on congressional investigations, consumer finance regulations and regulatory enforcement. Gordon has been with the CFPB since its inception in 2010.


  11. Community broadband debate centered in a North Carolina townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | McClatchy

    The Federal Communications Commission tossed out a state law that put up barriers to its expansion. President Barack Obama recently praised it as a model for community broadband .


  12. Cut their paychecks and take away their healthcare! The GOP's insane plan to woo women in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Salon

    The GOP wants to attract women voters by putting a happy face on policies that will make their lives miserable Remember earlier this year when a coalition of Republican women led a "revolt" against a 20-week abortion ban because it would have denied rape victims access to the procedure unless they reported the assault to authorities? "We got into trouble last year, and I think we need to be careful again," explained North Carolina Rep. Renee Ellmers, one of the architects of the so-called rebellion and a supporter of an identical version of the measure - narrow rape exception and all - in 2013.


  13. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Kos

    Could it really be? Could one of the perennial Republican hostages actually be solved, by Republicans? Roll Call reports that Republicans are potentially to a permanent doc fix deal. The doc fix is an annual bill Congress passes to prevent something called the Sustainable Growth Rate-a formula Congress adopted in 1997 to set Medicare payments-from actually kicking in and cutting those payments dramatically.


  14. Camp alumni in demand - Vakerics to Prime Policy Group - BGR...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Politico

    HAILEY TO ERNST & YOUNG : Former House Ways and Means Committee tax adviser Sean Hailey has joined Ernst & Young LLP . He will serve as a partner at the D.C. office in the firm's National Tax Department - International Tax Services.


  15. NC Baptist chief Harris looking at US Senate bidRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Daily Advance

    The pastor of a large Charlotte church who is also president of the North Carolina Baptist State Convention says he's prayerfully considering a 2014 bid for the U.S. Senate seat held by Democrat Kay Hagan. The Rev.


  16. Why Don't Democrats Have a Bench? Blame Gerrymandering and Their 2010 DebacleRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 12 | Bloomberg

    Hillary Clinton's self-inflicted e-mail nightmare has not boosted any of her potential rivals for the presidency. In one of the more comprehensive looks at why this is so, the power trio of Jonathan Martin, Maggie Haberman, and Nick Confessore cited the Democrats' own numbers to demonstrate how badly they'd been marginalized in the Obama years, down "more than 900 state legislative seats and 11 governorships."


  17. Women2Women convention heads to PhoenixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 |

    Thursday, a group of women from Washington will be holding a forum alongside Representatives Martha McSally of Tucson and Renee Ellmers of North Carolina. They are holding a forum to break down issues brewing on Capitol hopes of educating female voters from all backgrounds.


  18. Esquire Network to Premiere Docu-Series Chronicling Clay Aikin's Congress Bid Next MonthRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 11 |

    Esquire Network will premiere an exclusive, all-access look at one of the most unique political campaigns of the 2014 mid-term elections - the improbable Congressional run of American Idol star Clay Aiken. Produced by Academy Award-winner Simon Chinn and Emmy Award-winner Jonathan Chinn through their company Lightbox, the four-hour original documentary series THE RUNNER-UP is set to premiere on Esquire Network on Tuesday, April 7 at 10/9c.


  19. Group airs ads backing Republicans in DHS funding fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Politico

    An outside spending group aligned with the House Republican leadership will run $200,000 in ads defending lawmakers who voted for the long-term Department of Homeland Security funding bill. The Main Street Advocacy ads, which begin airing Monday night in the Ohio districts represented by Republican Reps.


  20. Post ReplyRead the original story

    Friday Mar 6 |

    A group close to House Speaker John Boehner that's been running anti-Conservative advertisements in support of President Barack Obama's executive amnesty is now airing positive ads thanking liberal Republicans who supported funding executive amnesty earlier this week. The Republican member at the center of this new leg of the pro-executive amnesty ad buy is Rep. Renee Ellmers , Politico reports, with others including Reps.