Posts Tagged ‘Reform’

I Have A Mental Illness And A Gun License. Here’s What I Think Of Gun Reform.

It has to be evidence-based, pragmatic and include a working knowledge of firearms. Healthy Living Special News Bulletin-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American […]

A Long-Awaited Promise: Obama Gets Real About Criminal Justice Reform

“Mass incarceration makes our entire country worse off, and we need to do something about it.” – President Obama in his July 14, 2015 speech to the NAACP annual conference Fifteen years ago, when I first started working on drug policy and criminal justice reform issues, I never would have imagined these words coming out […]

Movement to Reform Campaign Finance Keeps Growing

Reform rarely arrives as a silver bullet, clearing danger in a single shot. The way reform takes hold is more gradual and disparate, like ivy or tree branches growing, until one day you notice all the leaves you are surrounded by. With the Run Warren Run campaign now retired, progressives will look for a new […]

In Congress, NY’s Silver Case Becomes Asbestos Reform Political Football

It will be months before Sheldon Silver, the ousted New York Assembly Speaker facing federal corruption charges, finally gets his day in court. But Mr. Silver, or at least his case, got a few hours of judicial review in the halls of Congress last week. While the discussion was legislative, involving asbestos liability and committee […]

Senate Blocks NSA Reform Bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate struggled to prevent an interruption in critical government surveillance programs early Saturday, rejecting both a House-passed bill and a short-term extension of the USA Patriot Act. The back-to-back votes left lawmakers without a clear fallback, although current law doesn’t expire until midnight May 31. The White House has pressured the […]

Democrats Renew Call to Reform, Justice and Investment in Our Communities

My heart beats in Baltimore, where my mom Nancy Pelosi was born and my grandfather and uncle served the public. So the news of Freddie Gray’s killing struck close to home and renewed my call to justice. I’ve seen too many names; too many unarmed women and men of color killed at the hands of […]

Trafficking Victims Need More Than Legal Reform

We’ve made great progress in recent years in how sex trafficking cases are adjudicated — and sex trafficking victims treated — in the legal system. Although women were once arrested for prostitution and sent back to their pimps without any help, we now acknowledge that these individuals are forced into sex work, often held hostage, […]

The Trans-Pacific Partnership and Financial Regulatory Reform

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) represents a once-in-a-generation opportunity for America to set the rules for global trade in the 21st century. The agreement aims to expand access to the world’s fastest-growing markets, even as we enshrine higher standards of protection for workers and consumers.  Recently, questions have arisen over how we will protect the progress […]

President Obama Speaks on Immigration Reform

Live from from Copernicus Community Center, Chicago, Illinois. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced the re-release of the American Consultants Rx community […]

Tune In: The President Addresses the Nation on Immigration Reform

President Barack Obama delivers remarks on immigration reform at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, NV. January 29, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) Our immigration system has been broken for decades — and every minute we fail to act, millions of people who live in the shadows but want to play […]

Whose Business is School Reform?: Letting the Experts Drive School Improvement

Whose Business is School Reform?: Letting the Experts Drive School Improvement Much of what is mandated and touted as cures for school improvement are not research-based and in many instances, are doing more harm than any perceived good. This book examines all aspects of the present public school reform movement and explores how capitalism and […]

The President Talks About Immigration Reform

Following a meeting with Texas Gov. Rick Perry and others, President Obama makes a statement on immigration reform in Dallas, Texas, July 9, 2014. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles […]

President Obama Signs the Water Resources Reform and Development Act, and Honors the “Borinqueneers”

Watch on YouTube It was a busy morning at the White House today, as President Obama signed two bills into law — the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA), and the 65th Infantry Regiment Congressional Gold Medal. In his remarks, the President first explained how the Water Resources Reform and Development Act will "put […]

President Obama Speaks on Immigration Reform

President Obama says it’s long past time to fix our broken immigration system. November 25, 2013. Uploads by The White House Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of American Consultants Rx, announced […]

Weekly Address: Strengthening our Economy by Passing Bipartisan Immigration Reform

President Obama discusses how a large, bipartisan majority in the Senate voted to pass comprehensive immigration reform, which would add a big boost to our economy, strengthen Social Security, and modernize our legal immigration system to make it more consistent with our value. He calls on Congress to pass this commonsense bill quickly so that […]

“So You Think I Drive a Cadillac?”: Welfare Recipients’ Perspectives on the System and Its Reform, Third Edition

“So You Think I Drive a Cadillac?”: Welfare Recipients’ Perspectives on the System and Its Reform, Third Edition This down-to-earth look at the welfare system provides readers with stories from welfare recipients themselves and from those who recently left welfare for work: how they got onto welfare, what the reality of welfare (and welfare reform) […]

Healthcare Reform in America

Healthcare Reform in America This is an authoritative look at the core issues of the health care debate in the United States, with a focus on reform of the system. Price: $ Sold by Play.com

Cesar Chavez Champions of Change: Organizing for Immigration Reform

The White House honors Champions of Change who embody the spirit of Cesar Chavez’s legacy and are committing themselves to working within their communities to advocate and organize around immigration-related issues. March 26, 2013. Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and […]

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President Obama on Immigration Reform in a Google+ Hangout — Part 1

President Obama responds to a question in a Google+ Hangout to discuss his State of the Union Address. Watch the full hangout: http://youtu.be/kp_zigxMS-Y Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President […]

White House Hangout with Cecilia Muñoz on Immigration Reform

Cecilia Muñoz, the Director of the White House Domestic Policy Council, participates in a “Fireside Hangout” about immigration reform. Jose Antonio Vargas, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and founder of Define America, moderated the hangout, and participants included America Ferrera, Jim Wallis, Cristina Jimenez, and Shervin Pishevar. January 31, 2013. Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions […]

President Obama Speaks on Comprehensive Immigration Reform

President Obama speaks on the need for comprehensive immigration reform and outlines a proposal for a fair, effective and commonsense immigration system. Uploads by whitehouse Additional news-http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans strive to deal with the economic downturn,loss of jobs,foreclosures,high cost of gas,and the rising cost of prescription drug cost. Charles Myrick ,the President of […]

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To Amend Part B of Title XVIII of the Social Security ACT to Delay and Reform the Medicare Competitive Acquisition Program for Purchase of Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies.

To Amend Part B of Title XVIII of the Social Security ACT to Delay and Reform the Medicare Competitive Acquisition Program for Purchase of Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics, and Supplies. Used – The BiblioGov Project is an effort to expand awareness of the public documents and records of the U.S. Government via print publications. […]

The Financial Professional’s Guide to Healthcare Reform

The Financial Professional’s Guide to Healthcare Reform A comprehensive reference guide interpreting and applying healthcare reform law for consultants, appraisers, accountants, and attorneysThe Financial Consultants’Guide to Healthcare Reform provides an historical backdrop on how the healthcare system got to its present state including the Massachusetts Reform and Medicare Advantage along with an explanation of the […]

Health Care Reform in the United States: Its History, Policy, and Debate

Health Care Reform in the United States: Its History, Policy, and Debate Used – This is an exploration of the United States Health Care Reform Debate. Includes a history of national reform efforts, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Health care Bill, debate over reform, public opinion, rationing, uninsured, and a list of advocacy groups.Project […]

A Catalog of the Edward C. Atwater Collection of American Popular Medicine and Health Reform: v. 1, 2, 3

A Catalog of the Edward C. Atwater Collection of American Popular Medicine and Health Reform: v. 1, 2, 3 Used – This three-colume set catalogues the “Edward C. Atwater, M.D., Collection of American Popular Medicine”, housed at the University of Rochester Medical School library. The books described in the catalogue were written by physicians and […]