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House committee, VA, clash over data requests

WASHINGTON — A bipartisan group of lawmakers is going public with its frustration over the Veterans Affairs Department’s failure to comply with nearly 100 requests for information. The House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs, which oversees programs affecting veterans, said Tuesday ...

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House committee debates rights vs. war on terror

Questions regarding the rights of American citizens while combating terrorism are being looked at by Congress as it considers Department of Defense funding for the next fiscal year. Among the most highly debated provision of the National Defense Authorization Act, ...

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U.S. House committee approves med-mal caps

The House Energy and Commerce Committee has approved a medical malpractice reform bill that would place a $250,000 cap on non-economic damages. The committee on Wednesday passed by a 30-20 vote ...

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