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Tom Talks LANL Cleanup Funding & Tech Transfer at Energy & Water Appropriations

Sen. Tom Udall (D-NM), talks about the importance of cleanup funding and tech transfer in New Mexico at a hearing before the Senate Appropriations Subcommitt… 22 more words

U.S. senators, safety groups fight over truck driver rest mandates

By Annika McGinnis

WASHINGTON, June 19 – (Reuters) – The U.S. Senate wrestled on Thursday over whether to repeal federal regulations that require truck drivers to take nighttime rest breaks, with some lawmakers arguing the rules have led to more daytime accidents while others saying they are critical to relieving fatigue. 433 more words

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Hope fades in Congress for drama-free funding of U.S. agencies

By Annika McGinnis and David Lawder

WASHINGTON, July 16 – (Reuters) – This year was supposed to be different for Congress.

U.S. lawmakers expected that a promising budget deal reached after a government shutdown last year would herald a new normal for passing annual spending bills, moving Congress away from the crisis-driven approach and resulting economic jitters of recent years. 747 more words

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The Latest in Research and Policy Developments

Amidst the many terrific events from September’s Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, there have also been several important research and policy developments in recent weeks that deserve their own spotlight.  540 more words

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NMA's HCV Executive Management Master Book has shipped!

Subscribers to our annual revision service can expect to receive the latest version of the NMA HCV Executive Management Master Book this week. If you have any questions about your subscription, please contact… 213 more words

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NMA's seminar calendar for Q1 2015 is now available!

We’re pleased to announce the release of NMA’s seminar calendar for the first quarter of 2015. You can view a list of the training opportunities that Nan McKay and Associates is offering from now through the end of March on… 150 more words

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PA Senate Vote On Authorizing Medical Marijuana Expected Today

By Tony Romeo

HARRISBURG, Pa. (CBS) — The state Senate today is expected to take what could be a historic vote on a bill to authorize the use of medical marijuana in Pennsylvania. 208 more words

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