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H.R.5881 Introduced in An Effort to Add Transparency to MSP Reporting Information

Last week, Congressman Gus Bilirakis and Congressman Ron Kind introduced legislation (H.R. 5881) in the House of Representatives to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act, specifically in an effort to provide for transparency of Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) … Continue reading

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In effort to shut down Telegram, Russia blocks Amazon, Google network addresses

Enlarge / "Free" as in "censored." (credit: Carl Court / Getty Images) Early today, Roskomnadzor—Russia's Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media—moved to enforce a new Russian federal law blocking the use of Telegram, the encrypted chat … Continue reading

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Participatory Rulemaking in China Needs Even More Effort

In new revisions to two administrative regulations, the State Council in China last December added more requirements for participatory rulemaking. These new requirements provide the public with an opportunity for different forms of participation at three main stages of developing … Continue reading

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Effort to Repeal DOMA in Congress Gains Bipartisan Support

Early on Friday morning, it was announced that the legislative effort in Congress to repeal the discriminatory and unconstitutional Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is now a bipartisan affair. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) became the first Republican cosponsor of the … Continue reading

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Cruise ship effort may get funding and other help

Cruise ship effort may get funding and other help The state legislature’s Commerce Committee is recommending that as much as $75,000 be funded to help the Connecticut Cruise Ship Task Force lure cruise ships here.Sen. Gary LeBeau, D-East Hartford, Read … Continue reading

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