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Mental Health Bill Caters to Big Pharma and Would Expand Coercive Treatments

Friday, 06 November 2015 00:00 By Oryx Cohen, Truthout | Op-Ed

Rep. Tim Murphy (R-Pennsylvania), right, and former House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) during a news conference about the Affordable Care Act at the Republican National Committee headquarters in Washington, October 23, 2013. 1,742 more words

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Bardish Chagger: From campaign helper to House leader

OTTAWA – Bardish Chagger’s first foray into federal politics came at age 13, as she hammered in lawn signs in her Ontario hometown of Waterloo for Liberal nominee Andrew Telegdi. 504 more words


Former House Speaker Mike Hubbard asking for conviction dismissal

OPELIKA, Ala. (WIAT) — Former Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard is asking for a dismissal of his conviction or a new trial. Hubbard was found guilty on 12 of 23 ethics violations back in May. 62 more words


Trump ends standoff with Ryan as he works to repair mistakes

GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — In an effort to repair some of the damage he had inflicted on his presidential campaign, Donald Trump endorsed House Speaker Paul Ryan to end a four-day standoff that exposed the deeps chasms in the Republican Party over his candidacy. 687 more words


Trump Officially Endorses House Speaker Paul Ryan

GREEN BAY, Wis. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Donald Trump endorsed House Speaker Paul Ryan in Wisconsin Friday evening, ending a four-day standoff between the GOP’s most powerful men. 404 more words


Dennis Hastert's Prison Release Date Pushed Back

CHICAGO (AP) – It appears former U.S. House speaker Dennis Hastert will be spending more time in prison than initially estimated.

The Chicago Sun-Times reports the Federal Bureau of Prison predicted Hastert would go free July 23, 2017. 110 more words


Paul Ryan Will Open the GOP Convention While Battling a Primary Challenge

On Monday morning, House Speaker Paul Ryan will gavel in the 2016 Republican National Convention, which is expected to crown Donald Trump the GOP presidential nominee. 836 more words