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  • Latest Action: Mar 02, 2011 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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  • 75% of users support S.434

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    • World Federation of Educational Institutions

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    • New York Geographic Alliance

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    • The Connecticut Geographic Alliance

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    • National Geographic Education Foundation

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    • National Education Association

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    • COLUMN: The truth about the $228 million Medicaid deficit ... - March 07, 2011 by http://www.aikenstandard.com/ - On Thursday, the Senate gave second reading approval to S.434, a bill sponsored by Sens. Harvey Peeler and Kevin Bryant to suspend four of the special-interest protections. Here's hoping that the General Assembly passes that bill ...

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      As noted by http://www.aikenstandard.com/ on March 07, 2011, "On Thursday, the Senate gave second reading approval to S.434, a bill sponsored by Sens. Harvey Peeler and Kevin Bryant to suspend four of the special-interest protections. Here's hoping that the General Assembly passes that bill ..." (http://www.aikenstandard.com/Editorial/0304DavisColumn-medicaid)
    • Spartanburg Tea Party » Senator Shane Martin Update - March 07, 2011 by Karen Martin - Passed S.434 and sent to the House of Representatives. This bill suspends the proviso that prohibits the Department of Health and Human Services from reducing provider rates. SC is the only state that restricts DHHS from ...

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      As noted by Karen Martin on March 07, 2011, "Passed S.434 and sent to the House of Representatives. This bill suspends the proviso that prohibits the Department of Health and Human Services from reducing provider rates. SC is the only state that restricts DHHS from ..." (http://www.spartanburgteaparty.org/2011/03/08/senator-shane-martin-update-2/)
    • S.434: A bill to improve and expand geographic literacy among ... - March 01, 2011 by opencongress.org - Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for S.434 A bill to improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States ...

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      As noted by opencongress.org on March 01, 2011, "Official government data, breaking news and blog coverage, public comments and user community for S.434 A bill to improve and expand geographic literacy among kindergarten through grade 12 students in the United States ..." (http://www.opencongress.org/bill/112-s434/show)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Houston ranks eighth in U.S. for number of large businesses - July 30, 2012 by The Business Journal - That’s the second-highest total in Texas, behind Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington’s 434 large businesses, according to On Numbers, the research division of the Business Journals. Dallas ranked fourth nationwide. When looking at megabusinesses, or those ...

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      As noted by The Business Journal on July 30, 2012, "That’s the second-highest total in Texas, behind Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington’s 434 large businesses, according to On Numbers, the research division of the Business Journals. Dallas ranked fourth nationwide. When looking at megabusinesses, or those ..." (http://www.bizjournals.com/houston/morning_call/2012/07/houston-ranks-eighth-in-us-for.html)
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