Nurses Decry 'Cruel Ruse' of GOP Health Plan
Patient Care Will be Degraded by End of Health Coverage
OAKLAND, Calif., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Geri Jenkins, RN, co-President of the National Nurses Organizing Committee/California Nurses Association -- which is America's RN Union -- issued the following statement in reaction to the release...
'Building the New Majority' Launches Grassroots GOP Effort in New Jersey
Grassroots Organization Formed to Identify, Develop and Empower Local Leaders; John Crowley to serve as Honorary Chairman
PRINCETON, N.J., June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Building the New Majority is a
new organization in New Jersey created to build a grassroots network across
the state to i...
Applying the Obama Test to Healthcare: SimplyWell Cited as Top 10 Best Practices by Center for Healthcare Transformation
...was the Greater Omaha Packing Company, Inc. (GOP). gop
has annual sales of nearly $1 billion and is ranke...ationally. Since implementing SimplyWell in 2001, gop
has experienced significant improvement in employe...e national average. As part of their future plans, gop
is opening an onsite clinic staged with qualified ...
DNC: Bush-McCain Alert - President Touts Bush-McCain Health Care Agenda in Oklahoma
..., He Seldom Bucks His Own Party." "Over
the years, Sen. John McCain has publicly condemned Republican Party leaders
and occasionally voted against the gop
on selected issues. But an Arizona
Republic analysis of his Senate votes on the most divided issues in the
past decade shows that McCain almost never ...
The Obesity Society Hails Republican Platform; Forum Set for Sept. 2 to Continue as Planned
...abee, Thompson, Clegg in St. Paul
SILVER SPRING, Md., Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Gary Foster,
President of The Obesity Society applauded the gop
action, stating: "The growing awareness of the obesity epidemic is leading
to new strategies at the national and local levels as ...
Komen Travels to Republican Convention to Raise Awareness of Breast Cancer Issues
...eatment for the uninsured and underinsured.
(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20070122/NYM084LOGO )
Komen for the Cure's presence at the gop
convention is centered around
Komen on the Go(TM), a mobile experience that educates and engages people
of all ages in the breast cancer movement wher...
U.S. Healthcare Professionals Speak Out on Universal Healthcare and the Presidential Candidates' Platforms
...increasing the use of generic drugs, and capping maximum
damages awarded for malpractice. The most popular measure for healthcare
professionals on the gop
side seems to be capping maximum damages awarded
for malpractice, while a majority of the reported Democrats chose capping
profits of the insurance co...
Texas Eldercare Poll: 57 Percent Less Likely to Back Local Legislator if They Oppose Medicaid Rate Boost
... 18% West Texas 56% 25% 19% East Texas 63% 17% 21%
47% 25% 28% Broad Independent 59% 22% 19% Solid Dem 67% 18% ...
FRC Action Praises John McCain's Pro-Life Comments
... WASHINGTON, April 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Family Research Council
Action applauds gop
Presidential candidate Senator John McCain and his
comments on Tuesday from Villanova University supporting the pro-life
platform of the Republican Pa...
NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/March 24, 2008 Issue (on newsstands Monday, March 17)
...mps have exaggerated their claims
against the other on foreign policy issues, a mutual bloodletting that can
only benefit John McCain, the presumptive gop
BUSINESS: "Making Airline Travel Feel Less Like Torture" (p. 56).
National Correspondent Daniel McGin...
NEWSWEEK: Media Lead Sheet/December 10, 2007 Issue (on newsstands Monday, December 3).
"The Qatari Connection" (p. 42). Investigative Correspondent Michael
Isikoff reports that a 2005 contract through gop
hopeful Rudy Giuliani's
privately owned management-consulting firm, Giuliani Partners, and Qatar's
government to provide "strategic advice" on counter...
Stem cell debate in Washington grows hotter as summer recess nears
...d - and that states such as Wisconsin follow the lead.
Just as Republicans in the Wisconsin Legislature are divided over stem cell research, so are gop
leaders in Washington, where President Bush suffered a rare political defeat in May when the House of Representatives voted, 238-194, to allow federal...
GOP, Dems split over funding of state technology projects
...s on a lack of oversight and project monitoring, held the Doyle Administration responsible.
After initially decrying the finger pointing of their gop
colleagues, Democrats returned the fire and pointed to Republican failings in the area of technology oversight.
Preliminary allocations for the two...
Doyle urges Legislature to support biofuels program
...Forest, Wis. - In an effort to revive Legislative support for his biofuels program, Gov. Jim Doyle took aim at Republican skeptics, suggesting that gop
lawmakers are paying lip service to energy independence and turning their backs on state farmers, manufacturers, and entrepreneurs.
Doyle, in his m...