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  1. 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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  2. Energy & Environment Update - May 2015 #3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | JD Supra

    ... historical precedence. Earlier this year, Senator Cantwell's staff considered how to build on what then-Senator Max Baucus proposed last Congress on a technology neutral or performance based energy tax policy. Two of the Senate Finance Committee ...

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  3. Jared Polis: Toward a smarter, more progressive trade policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Daily Camera

    ... achieve in any trade agreement. Last year, a trade authority bill was proposed by centrist Democratic Senator Max Baucus. Many people referred to it as "fast-track" authority. I didn't support that measure because I was frustrated with the lack of ...

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  4. Towards a smarter, more progressive approach to tradeRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Boulder Weekly

    ... to get through Congress. The last version of "fast track" was negotiated in 2014 by centrist Democrat Senator Max Baucus of Montana and died with the end of the 113th Congress. Recently, a new type of authority was negotiated and released. It was ...

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  5. 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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  6. Energy & Environment Update - May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | JD Supra

    ... issues (see below). Earlier this year, Senator Cantwell's staff considered how to build on what then-Senator Max Baucus proposed last Congress on an industry neutral or performance based energy tax policy. Two of the Senate Finance Committee Working ...

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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. 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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  9. Former Obama Campaign Manager Led Austerity-Loving Tories to VictoryRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Common Dreams

    ... to prominence after producing "one of the more homophobic ads of modern political times" during Idaho Senator Max Baucus's 2002 reelection campaign. The piece outlines the piles of money that Messina has amassed in speaking and consulting fees, ...

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  10. Senate Republicans determined to move on fast track trade billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Reuters

    Senate Finance Committee Chairman Ron Wyden , who is attending his first hearing as chairman after the retirement of Sen. Max Baucus makes opening remarks as on hearings on President Obama's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget, on Capitol Hill, in Washington, March 5, 2014.... - Senate Republicans plan to push ahead with legislation key to sealing a Pacific trade pact as soon as possible, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday, despite objections from the chamber's top Democrat. McConnell, speaking on the Senate floor, said that as soon as the Senate finishes work on budget and Iran legislation, he will attempt to bring up a bill to streamline the passage of trade deals through Congress.

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  11. #tbt: Presidential Candidate Scolds Senators for Playing HookyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Roll Call

    ... but works Fridays. The Senators who missed all or almost all of Monday are Sens. Daniel Akaka (D-Hawaii), Max Baucus (D-Mont), Robert Bennett (R-Utah), Joe Biden (D-Del), Kit Bond (R-Mo), Barbara Boxer (D-Calif), Hank Brown (R-Colo), Richard Bryan ...

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  12. Baucus to speak at UM graduationRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | KFBB

    Max Baucus, the U.S. Ambassador to China, is scheduled to speak at the University of Montana's graduation ceremony on May 16. Baucus served 40 years in Congress and took leadership roles in passing the Affordable Care Act and the 1990 Clean Air Act along with conservation, farm and highway bills. He served in the U.S. House from 1975-78 and in the Senate from 1978 to 2013.

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  13. 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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  14. Tester's DSCC Pursues Same Strategy That Nearly Nixed Him in 2006Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Roll Call

    ... make unilateral decisions on which candidate to support. In 2006, for example, while Montana Democratic Sen. Max Baucus and Gov. Brian Schweitzer were officially neutral in the Senate primary, they both privately encouraged Schumer to coax Tester ...

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  15. Senate Committee Decides Child Slavery Is An Issue, After AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Switched

    ... Hatch (R-Utah), the current chairman of the Finance Committee, had written legislation in 2013 with then-Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.) to close the loophole, but that measure never advanced. It's not clear why a similar provision hadn't been ...

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  16. Senators Don't Address Forced Labor Provision In Trade BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Switched

    ... made by children or other forced laborers. Hatch worked to close that loophole in 2013. He and former Sen. Max Baucus (D-Mont.), the Senate Finance Committee chairman at the time, introduced a trade bill then that included a provision to nix the ...

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  17. 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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  18. The public health insurance option - the public weighs inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... who just announced her opposition. Some other Democrats are on the fence, like Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus, of Montana, a key figure in the attempt to overhaul the current, failing system. President Obama so far supports the option. ...

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  19. Lanny Davis asks why Wyden-Bennett is not getting supportRead the original story

    Sep 21, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon and conservative Republican Sen.Bob Bennett of Utah. Then last week Sen. Max Baucus , after months of working with the bipartisan "gang of six" Democrats and Republicans on the Senate Finance Committee, introduced ...

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  20. Obamacare's bottom line--medical profits are immoralRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2009 | Examiner.com

    There is a basic principle behind the Left's push to nationalize health insurance - making profit from health care is immoral. Since health care is a right according to the Left, it should not be treated like any other commodity.

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