Tag Archives: President-elect Obama

House to Pass Child Health Bill

President-elect Obama’s promise to provide health care coverage to every child in the United States is nearing a legislative victory.  The U.S. House of Representatives is set to pass a bill which will expand a health insurance program for children … Continue reading

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Good News for Equal Pay

Here’s some good news for equality in the New Year: Paycheck Fairness Act and the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act were the first bills to pass the House in the new session (article from the Feminist Daily News Wire is … Continue reading

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HHS Regulations Cause More Controversy

The New York Times ran an interesting story today about continued protests over the DHHS regulations we blogged about here. According to the article, HHS officials intend to issue a final version of the regulations within days. President-elect Obama has … Continue reading

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