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Snyder Halts Internal Flint Probes After Prosecutors Object

By David Eggert, Associated Press

LANSING (AP) – Gov. Rick Snyder on Thursday temporarily halted civil and administrative investigations into how a state agency contributed to Flint’s lead-tainted drinking water crisis, after being warned they are hampering state and federal criminal probes. 439 more words


Insurer participation in ObamaCare exchanges declined 27 percent since law took effect -- New York's Obamacare firms eye big rate hike

By Ali Meyer

Published May 18, 2016

Washington Free Beacon

Insurer participation in the Obamacare exchanges has declined by 27 percent since the year before the Affordable Care Act took effect, according to a  743 more words

Legislation Introduced To Combat Zika Virus

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WASHINGTON (CBSDFW.COM) – U.S. Senator John Cornyn introduced a legislation Friday that provides funding and resources to combat the Zika virus in Texas and across the country. 177 more words


Federal Grant Policy Update: Grants Oversight and New Efficiency (GONE) Act

It’s easy to see the Notice of Award, the official, legally binding issuance of a grant, as the beginning of something – for instance, a program, study, or project that will benefit the greater public. 336 more words


News Release: Interior Announces Interagency Partnership With Justice and HHS to Strengthen ICWA Implementation and Compliance

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The principal co-chairs of the ICWA Interagency Workgroup are the DOI Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs, the HHS Assistant Secretary for the Administration for Children and Families; and the DOJ Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division.

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Federal Register Highlights - 3/30/16

Unpublished, time-sensitive and proposed rules for March 30, 2016:

PROPOSED RULE: This rule contains amendments for policy changes and clarification and deletions for the Air Force guidance on Administrative claims and Personnel and Carrier Recovery Claims. 286 more words

Daily Updates

Obama to address nation's growing opioid problem

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will issue a proposed rule Tuesday that aims to increase medication-based treatment for tens of thousands of people addicted to opioids. 351 more words