Daschle cool to Medicare commission
- Chapter use their resources. // Inside MS;Oct-Dec2003, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p41
Focuses on the effort of various U.S. chapters of the Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society to persuade legislators to include all four MS medications under the Medicare RX Drug Act, as of October 1, 2003. Effort of Oregon Chapter member Don Tykeson to persuade Senator Gordon Smith to help; Support...
- SECOND-GUESSING DASCHLE. Victor, Kirk // National Journal;12/13/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 50, p3751
Comments on the role of Senate Minority Leader Tom Daschle in the failure of the Democrats to block the Republican Medicare prescription drug bill in the U.S. as of December 2003. Implication of the passage of the bill on the Democrats' unity; Consequence of Daschle's opposition to two...
- FOR THE DEMOCRATS, A LOOMING DILEMMA. Cohen, Richard E. // National Journal;8/30/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 35, p2621
Focuses on the dilemma facing U.S. Senator Tom Daschle (D-S.D.) over the issue of Medicare prescription drug bill. Discussion on the implications for Daschle if he would support or oppose the bill; Efforts of the U.S. House and the U.S. Senate to find a compromise on their versions of the bill;...
- NEWS BRIEFS. // MondayMorning;12/15/2008, Vol. 16 Issue 49, p5
The article offers news briefs related to various events in the U.S. Employers and private health insurers pay a hidden tax of $89 billion each year due to the failure of government programs to pay enough to doctors and hospitals. According to the study, hospitals earned 23.1% for privately...
- Turbulence On Universal Service. Carlson, Caron // Wireless Week;09/13/99, Vol. 5 Issue 37, p1
Reports on the invitation by United States Senator Tom Daschle (D-S.D.) to leaders of the wireless industry and other telecom sectors to discuss ways to bring broadband services to rural areas. Reasons for the invitation; Participants; Comments from Chief Executive Officer John Stanton.
- Hurdles for Daschle. Shearer, Kent // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;2/25/2002, Vol. 31 Issue 36, p15
Discusses factors affecting senate majority leader Tom Daschle's presidential candidacy. Geographic; Marital; Institutional.
- Senate leader calls for rural public-private partnership. // RCR;11/01/99, Vol. 18 Issue 44, p8
Reports on the United States Senate Democratic Leader's call for a public-private partnership to ensure that rural America has access to advanced telecommunications. Comments of Senator Tom Daschle on the need for private and public partnership to bridge the digital gap; Daschle's sponsorship...
- Daschle spares Democrats further embarrassment. York, Byron // Hill;2/4/2009, Vol. 16 Issue 14, p28
The author reflects on the move by Tom Daschle, U.S. President Barack Obama's candidate to head the Department of Health and Human Services, on his payment in back taxes and interest for a limousine and driver supplied by a Democratic donor.
- The Senate Ethics Committee. Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham T. // Christian Science Monitor;12/4/95, Vol. 88 Issue 6, p2
Reports on the dismissal of charges on Senate minority leader Daschle by the Senate Ethics Committee as on December 3, 1995. Charges related to reduction of safety inspections of government-hired air-charter companies.