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House bill would strengthen behavioral health workforce

Behavioral healthcare providers in Oregon can get state grants to recruit and retain employees thanks to a bill aimed at easing industry labor struggles. House Bill 4004, heard Thursday before the House Behavioral Health Committee, would provide grants to behavioral health care providers across Oregon. The measure is intended to provide short-term relief and prevent […]

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Congressman Files New Marijuana Banking Reform Amendment For Large-Scale Bill

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) announced at a press conference Friday that he intends to formally introduce his long-awaited bill to legalize marijuana federally. in April. House Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (D-NY), who also spoke, discussed the progress of his separate legalization bill. The two top lawmakers detailed their efforts to end the […]

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Governor Wolf celebrates bipartisan House Bill 253, allocating $225 million to support healthcare workers

Health, Press release Governor Tom Wolf was joined today by Democratic and Republican legislative members to celebrate House Bill 253, which earmarks $225 million to support Pennsylvania’s heroic healthcare workers. “Three weeks ago, my administration convened a task force comprising all four caucuses to identify immediate investments to support health care workers overburdened by staffing […]

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American house bill includes free pre-K for kids in Texas

A spending plan program adopted by the US House includes a free Pre-K for all 3- and 4-year-olds in Texas. MAX FAULKNER Star-Telegram Archives WASHINGTON Congress envisioned changes that would dramatically alter early childhood education in Texas by giving all 3 and 4 year olds free access to preschool. The program is part of a […]

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Managers applaud renewable energy subsidy provisions in House bill

One feature of the nearly $ 2 trillion Build Back Better bill that infrastructure managers highly appreciate is its tax subsidy provisions for renewable energy. Reuben Munger, Boulder, Colo.-Based managing partner of $ 2.5 billion infrastructure manager Vision Ridge Partners LLC, said this aspect of the Build Back Better bill – included in the version […]

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House bill is a game-changer for Texas families

Congress is poised to improve the lives of children and parents in San Antonio and across Texas. The “Build Back Better” budget reconciliation package – which was passed by the US House and is now in the Senate – is a game-changer. It dramatically improves access to affordable health care, reaches families who need affordable, […]

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Bill makes child tax credit fully refundable, a boon for low-income earners

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Speaks at a press conference, with House Democratic leaders, after the House passed the Build Back Better law on November 19, 2021. Anna Moneymaker | Getty Images News | Getty Images The House of Representatives passed legislation on Friday that would make the child tax credit fully refundable on a […]

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Capito attends the signing of the White House Bill of the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

WASHINGTON DC – U.S. Senator Shelley Moore Capito (RW.Va.), a senior member of the Senate Committee on the Environment and Public Works (EPW), today joined President Joe Biden in the White House as he signed the Law on investment in infrastructure and employment, which the Senate passed this summer and the House passed earlier this […]

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AG Knudsen on Mandate of Vaccines – Exceptions to Bill 702

Montana Attorney General Austin Knudsen was a popular Talk Back guest on Friday as KGVO phone lines were blocked even before his visit began. Knudsen said the vaccination mandate proposed by President Joe Biden will be enforced by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). “People don’t like these health care decisions being forced on […]

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House Bill 1001 stalls in special session

Monday, CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) – The Senate Appropriations Committee has taken public comments from business and medical industry leaders. These leaders were concerned about the loss of federal funding, going against the government. As a result, they voted to remove some of the language from HB 1001, which could potentially bring these companies […]