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S.248 Empowering States to Innovate Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Feb 07, 2011 Referred to the Committee on Finance.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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  • 20% of users oppose S.248

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  • S.248 has been viewed 2,434 times

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    • American College of Physicians

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    • On March 07, 2011, by hexC0DE - In essence Wyden–Brown is simply a vehicle for giving deep-blue progressive states the power to institute a single-payer government takeover of health care faster.

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      As noted by hexC0DE, a user on OpenCongress.org, on March 07, 2011, "In essence Wyden–Brown is simply a vehicle for giving deep-blue progressive states the power to institute a single-payer government takeover of health care faster."

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • Will County News: Rep. Tom Cross Job Fair in Plainfield, Illinois - June 26, 2012 by willcountynews - ADDRESS: 12005 S. 248 th Ave., Plainfield IL. (1 mile west of Route 59 on 119 th Street). Resources on veterans' assistance, apprenticeship information and polishing your networking skills will also be offered at the event.

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      As noted by willcountynews on June 26, 2012, "ADDRESS: 12005 S. 248 th Ave., Plainfield IL. (1 mile west of Route 59 on 119 th Street). Resources on veterans' assistance, apprenticeship information and polishing your networking skills will also be offered at the event." (/url?q=http://willcountynews.blogspot.com/2012/06/rep-tom-cross-job-fair-in-plainfield.html&sa=U&ei=ADfwT6q0Baby2QWk4ZWkCg&ved=0CC0QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGHmUrfJnpO03hkj623VI2T8KqWSw)
    • Will County News: Rep. Tom Cross Job Fair in Plainfield, Illinois - June 26, 2012 by willcountynews - ADDRESS: 12005 S. 248 th Ave., Plainfield IL. (1 mile west of Route 59 on 119 th Street). Resources on veterans' assistance, apprenticeship information and polishing your networking skills will also be offered at the event.

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      As noted by willcountynews on June 26, 2012, "ADDRESS: 12005 S. 248 th Ave., Plainfield IL. (1 mile west of Route 59 on 119 th Street). Resources on veterans' assistance, apprenticeship information and polishing your networking skills will also be offered at the event." (/url?q=http://willcountynews.blogspot.com/2012/06/rep-tom-cross-job-fair-in-plainfield.html&sa=U&ei=aEftT5q0JIqQ2QWdjOCMAg&ved=0CCkQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNEgphbEIy6x6n1fQldO9HbKOzHuRA)
    • Will County News: Rep. Tom Cross Job Fair in Plainfield, Illinois - June 25, 2012 by willcountynews - ADDRESS: 12005 S. 248 th Ave., Plainfield IL. (1 mile west of Route 59 on 119 th Street). Resources on veterans' assistance, apprenticeship information and polishing your networking skills will also be offered at the event.

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      As noted by willcountynews on June 25, 2012, "ADDRESS: 12005 S. 248 th Ave., Plainfield IL. (1 mile west of Route 59 on 119 th Street). Resources on veterans' assistance, apprenticeship information and polishing your networking skills will also be offered at the event." (/url?q=http://willcountynews.blogspot.com/2012/06/rep-tom-cross-job-fair-in-plainfield.html&sa=U&ei=ZTX-T5KaFefU2AXhm73KDw&ved=0CDYQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNFsvST189Lkt0ibDyOnvOUPer-5Bg)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Full slate: Infringement Festival showcases a wealth of theater - July 27, 2012 by Buffalo News - The troupe’s acclaimed original interactive theater program “Car Stories” will run from Thursday to Aug. 4 at various starting times in the parking lot next to Nietzsche’s (248 Allen St.). At 8 p.m. Wednesday in Nietzsche’s ...

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      As noted by Buffalo News on July 27, 2012, "The troupe’s acclaimed original interactive theater program “Car Stories” will run from Thursday to Aug. 4 at various starting times in the parking lot next to Nietzsche’s (248 Allen St.). At 8 p.m. Wednesday in Nietzsche’s ..." (http://www.buffalonews.com/entertainment/gusto/theater/theater-previews/article968283.ece)
    • Good morning, Buffalo - July 26, 2012 by Buffalo News - 202 Allen St. There will be bands all day and most of the night at WBNY in the Buffalo State College Campbell Student Union and a huge kickoff event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St., with poets, musicians, dancers and ...

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      As noted by Buffalo News on July 26, 2012, "202 Allen St. There will be bands all day and most of the night at WBNY in the Buffalo State College Campbell Student Union and a huge kickoff event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St., with poets, musicians, dancers and ..." (http://www.buffalonews.com/city/good-morning-buffalo/article965926.ece?order=ASC&page=1)
    • Good morning, Buffalo - July 26, 2012 by Buffalo News - 202 Allen St. There will be bands all day and most of the night at WBNY in the Buffalo State College Campbell Student Union and a huge kickoff event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St., with poets, musicians, dancers and ...

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      As noted by Buffalo News on July 26, 2012, "202 Allen St. There will be bands all day and most of the night at WBNY in the Buffalo State College Campbell Student Union and a huge kickoff event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Nietzsche's, 248 Allen St., with poets, musicians, dancers and ..." (http://www.buffalonews.com/city/good-morning-buffalo/article965926.ece)
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