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  1. VerbatimFROM PBS: Negroponte on HolbrookeRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... House Democrats - Trps. Xavier Beccera, D-Calif., and Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill. - and Senate Budget Committee chair Max Baucus, D-Mont., and former Service Employees International Union president Andy Stern all voted "no." As Schakowsky, the most vocal ...

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  2. VerbatimFROM PBS: Negroponte on HolbrookeRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... House Democrats - Trps. Xavier Beccera, D-Calif., and Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill. - and Senate Budget Committee chair Max Baucus, D-Mont., and former Service Employees International Union president Andy Stern all voted "no." As Schakowsky, the most vocal ...

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  3. Herb Rothschild Jr.: Support single-payerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... role? The result has been an even more complex system with little chance of cost control. And why did Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., the key Congressional player in 2009, not allow single-payer advocates into his three preliminary hearings (they crashed ...

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  4. Brasch WordsDAYS of Our RepairRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... House Democrats - Trps. Xavier Beccera, D-Calif., and Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill. - and Senate Budget Committee chair Max Baucus, D-Mont., and former Service Employees International Union president Andy Stern all voted "no." As Schakowsky, the most vocal ...

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  5. Perseverance pays off for the Rocky Mountain FrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | High Country News

    ... when Forest Supervisor Gloria Flora suspended mineral leasing on a total of 356,000 acres. In 2006, Montana Sens. Max Baucus, D, and Conrad Burns, R, passed legislation making the suspension permanent. The coalition then began working on legislation ...

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  6. Hatch, Wyden form tax working groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Washington Examiner

    ... come together and deliver." Efforts at tax reform failed in the last Congress after Hatch and Wyden's predecessor Max Baucus sought input from other senators. That effort ultimately failed and Baucus left his Montana Senate seat to become the U.S. ...

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  7. Brasch WordsDAYS of Our RepairRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... House Democrats - Trps. Xavier Beccera, D-Calif., and Jan Schakowsky, D-Ill. - and Senate Budget Committee chair Max Baucus, D-Mont., and former Service Employees International Union president Andy Stern all voted "no." As Schakowsky, the most vocal ...

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  8. New Book: Obama 'Grossly Negligent' In Implementing ACARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | News Max

    ... writes, Mitt Romney as governor of Massachusetts had pushed through universal care in his state, and Montana Sen. Max Baucus was also pushing for reform. Brill's book also discusses the deals that were made to get the legislation passed, but says ...

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  9. March ending for TPA? - Ryan: Congress should pass TPA 'first...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Politico

    ... say how closely the bill would resemble the one introduced last year by former Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.), former House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R-Mich.) and current Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch ...

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  10. How an Obscure Tax Loophole Brought Down Obama's Treasury NomineeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Bloomberg

    ... a year ago almost no one in Washington was paying attention to them. Well, almost no one -- except then-Senator Max Baucus , a Montana Democrat. As chairman of the Finance Committee, Baucus delivered a speech on the Senate floor Oct. 30, 2013, less ...

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  11. "It would be easy for us to attack these companies by calling them immoral and unpatriotic."Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Bloomberg

    ... a year ago almost no one in Washington was paying attention to them. Well, almost no one -- except then-Senator Max Baucus, a Montana Democrat. As chairman of the Finance Committee, Baucus delivered a speech on the Senate floor Oct. 30, 2013, less ...

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  12. Why the Obamacare Bandaid Is So PatheticBy William O'ConnorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | The Daily Beast

    ... had just provided a blueprint for bipartisan legislation that achieved universal access. Fourth, another senator, Max Baucus of Montana, was doing the unthinkable and making a push within his committee for sweeping reform. Describing the ...

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  13. Health Care Update - January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | jdsupra.com

    ... and bicameral collaboration, Congress failed to achieve an SGR fix, and subsequent retirements-including Senator Max Baucus (D-MT) and Representative Dave Camp (R-MI)-mean a new cast of characters are now at the negotiating table. It is unknown ...

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  14. Steven Brill & 60 Minutes show why letting lobbyists write the ACA was an Enormous BlunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Daily Kos

    ... going to those powerful stakeholders like hospitals and Big Pharma. So Democrats in the Congress Like Senator Max Baucus essentially let the stakeholders lobbyists like Liz Fowler wrote protections for the inflated revenue streams for the powerful ...

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  15. Did Ben Carson Just Join the Political Plagiarism Hall of Shame?Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Bloomberg

    ... have not been so lucky. The charge: Montana Democrat John Walsh was appointed in 2014 to fill the seat of Senator Max Baucus when Baucus was tapped by President Barack Obama to become the ambassador to China. In July, the New York Times reported ...

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  16. A chance for bipartisanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Washington Post

    ... their signature initiatives, George W. Bush's tax cut only passed because influential Democrats, like Senator Max Baucus, agreed to it. So certain Republican initiatives, like Keystone or corporate tax reform, can win Democratic support, although ...

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  17. In the Senate, Promises - and Perils - of 'Regular Order'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Wall Street Journal

    ... Mr. Reid instead undercut some of his own chairmen, such as when he challenged then-Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D., Mont.) in his efforts to negotiate a tax deal with departing House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Dave Camp (R., ...

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  18. Hatch's Well-Worn Gavel to Shape Deals in Republican-Led SenateRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Bloomberg

    ... He was in the room trying to negotiate a bipartisan health-care bill in 2009 with then-Senate Finance Chairman Max Baucus, a Montana Democrat -- and then left it to become one of Obamacare's chief opponents. Like almost all Republicans, he voted ...

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  19. Name any national problem and issue in contemporary America where a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | OpEdNews

    ... Senate Finance Committee in 2010. Could it be the chairman of the committee was none other than former Senator Max Baucus, D. Montana, a primary beneficiary of the private health care industry largesse that underwrote his re-election effort? Then we ...

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  20. The Year in Political ScandalBy Patricia MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | The Daily Beast

    ... and lieutenant governor of Montana, was appointed by Democrats in February to succeed outgoing Democratic Sen. Max Baucus. The deal would let Walsh run as an incumbent against Rep. Steve Daines for Baucus's seat. But a funny thing happened on the ...

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