If the Conservative Index rated congressmen
based on "neo-conservatism" as opposed to traditional conservatism, most Republicans would have earned high scores.
A handful of congressmen
use this situation to earmark grant funds designed to help healthcare providers other than nursing homes for political benefit.
responded positively to Barnhard by asking what the government may be able to do to help.
It was the Justice Department, for instance, not Ethics, which first uncovered the willingness of eight congressmen
to take money from Arab sheiks seeking political favors.
There are 217 names on that list who voted for it, plus two congressmen
who had pledged to vote "nay" but failed to insist that their "nay" votes be registered, unless they can demand a voting review and that their "nay" votes be registered.
Halfway through a four-day tour of 22 bases, the congressmen
said they've seen similar situations elsewhere, which U.
The reality has been that the Balanced Budget Act's restrictions on long-term care have created more hardship and fewer savings than many congressmen
For instance, Gingrich came out swinging against pernicious congressional check bouncers, perk-mongers, and abusers of the franking privilege (which allows congressmen
to send free mail to their districts) despite the fact that he's guilty of each himself.
She targeted the RCRA reauthorization bill, OSHA reform and the authorization bill for cast metal research funding as the essential topics of meetings between foundrymen and their congressmen
Now we must say thank you to everyone who has contributed, especially Congressmen
Hinojosa and Cuellar and the Texas Workforce Commission, and begin the next phase of our work.
That claim came just weeks after the GOP-led House, acting in concert with the Bush White House, passed a grotesquely obese federal highway bill larded with hundreds of millions of dollars in bribes to pay off congressmen
who had voted in favor of the so-called Central American Free Trade Agreement (CAFTA).
I talked to the congressmen
after they left that meeting with Hershel Gober, deputy Secretary of Veteran's Affairs, and they weren't happy, Al.