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  • Senate Health Panel Explores Cost of Prescription Drugs
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    Prescription Drug Costs

    Representatives from prescription drug manufacturing, distribution, and retail industries testified at a hearing on the causes of rising prescription drug costs.

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  • Senator Schumer Says Deal on Health Insurance Subsidies Has Broad Support
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    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus luncheon, Senate Democratic leaders spoke to reporters and took questions on a variety of legislative priorities. Most of the statements and questions focused…

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  • US Senate Considers Vatican Ambassador Nomination
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    Senate Session

    The Senate confirmed Callista Gingrich to be ambassador to the Vatican.

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  • Senior Health Officials Testify on Opioid Crisis
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    Opioid Crisis

    The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee convened a hearing on federal response to the nation’s opioid epidemic. Witnesses included National Institutes of Health Director…

    681 views
  • Trump Administration Officials Testify on Decision to Rescind DACA
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    Rescission of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals Program

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held an oversight hearing on President Trump’s decision to end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program. Witnesses included Homeland Security…

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  • Senate Budget Committee Marks Up Budget Resolution
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    Senate Budget Resolution Markup, Part 1

    The Senate Budget Committee continued its markup of its version of a fiscal year 2018 federal budget. The legislation lays the groundwork for Republicans to advance their tax bill through…

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  • Hearing Focuses on Role of Special Counsels
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    Special Counsels and Separation of Powers

    Law experts and professors testified at a hearing on the role of special counsels and separation of powers. Many of the questions from committee members centered around Robert Mueller, the…

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  • Senate Budget Resolution Markup Part 2
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    Senate Budget Resolution Markup, Part 2

    After returning from a break for floor votes, the Senate Budget Committee continued its markup of its version of a fiscal year 2018 federal budget. The legislation lays the groundwork for…

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  • Senate Fiscal Year 2018 Federal Budget
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    Senate Fiscal Year 2018 Federal Budget

    The Senate Budget Committee began the first day of markup on its version of a fiscal year 2018 budget that lays the groundwork for Republicans to advance their tax legislation. The budget…

    461 views
  • Senate Democratic Leaders Brief Reporters
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    Senate Democratic Agenda

    Following their weekly caucus lunch, Senate Democratic leaders spoke with reporters about their legislative agenda.

    251 views
  • US Senate Debates Lee Cissna Nomination
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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate debated the nomination of Lee Cissna to be director of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

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  • US Senate Meets for Legislative Business
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    Senate Session

    The Senate approved two executive nominations, one for an assistant secretary position and another for an assistant attorney general. Members also gave speeches on several issues, including…

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  • Senate Judiciary Committee Takes Up Judicial Nominations
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    Judicial Nominations

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held a confirmation hearing for Allison Eid to serve on the U. S. Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals. If confirmed, Ms. Eid would fill the seat vacated by Supreme Court…

    915 views
  • US Senate Debates NLRB Nomination
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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate voted to limit debate on the nomination of William Emanuel to be a member of the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB). Several members made speeches about the latest proposal…

    405 views
  • Senior Health Company Officials Testify on Individual Insurance Market
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    Stabilizing Individual Insurance Market

    Health care stakeholders, including state and insurance company officials, testified at a hearing on stabilization of the individual insurance market. They discussed the future of “cost-sharing…

    599 views
  • Senate Health Panel Focuses on Individual Insurance Markets Stabilization
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    Individual Insurance Markets

    The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee heard from health insurance experts on their recommendations to stabilize the individual health insurance markets and lower premiums. Witnesses included…

    546 views
  • Senate Judiciary Committee Takes Up Judicial Nominations
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    Judicial and Justice Department Pending Nominations

    The Senate Judiciary Committee held a confirmation hearing for President Trump’s nominees to the Sixth and Seventh Circuit Courts of Appeals, the Middle and Western Tennessee District…

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  • State Governors Testify on Health Care Insurance Market Stabilization
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    Health Insurance Market Stabilization

    A bipartisan group of governors testified on ways to lower health care premium costs and to stabilize the individual insurance market. They discussed allowing states more flexibility to…

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  • Insurance Commissioners Testify on Health Care Market Stabilization
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    Individual Health Insurance Market

    State health insurance commissioners gave their recommendations to stabilize and lower costs of the individual health insurance markets. Topics included the uncertainty of the future of…

    797 views
  • US Senate Approves Harvey Disaster Relief Package
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    Senate Session

    The Senate approved the House-passed emergency supplemental spending bill for the relief and recovery effort in Texas and Louisiana. The measure included a three-month debt hike and…

    1,108 views
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