Arizona Senate Committee Passes Bill to Ban Crucial Obamacare Enforcement Mechanism

PHOENIX (Mar. 17, 2015) – Today, an Arizona Senate Committee passed a bill to create significant roadblocks for implementation of the Affordable Care Act, leaving the federal program without an enforcement mechanism in the state should it become law. The bill previously passed the House by a vote of 36-21.

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Podcast: American foreign policy, Iran and the Constitution

From the National Constitution Center Bruce Ackerman is the Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale University. His latest book is We the People: The Civil Rights Revolution. Louis Fisher is Scholar in Residence at the Constitution Project. He previously worked for four decades at the Library of Congress as a Senior Specialist…

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Signed by the Governor in Wyoming: Right to Try Act Effectively Nullifies Some FDA Restrictions on Terminally-ill

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Mar. 13, 2015) – A Wyoming bill that would nullify in practice some Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules that prevent terminally ill patients from accessing treatments was signed into law by Gov. Matt Mead on Monday. Introduced by Sen. Bruce Burns (R-Sheridan), Senate File 3 (SF3), the Wyoming Right to Try Act, is the latest…

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Arizona House Passes Bill to Block Obamacare Enforcement, 36-21

PHOENIX (Mar. 11, 2015) – Today, the Arizona House passed a bill that would create significant roadblocks for implementation of the Affordable Care Act, leaving the federal program without an enforcement mechanism in the state should it become law. The vote was 36-21. Introduced State Reps. Justin Olson and Rep. Vince Leach, House Bill 2643 (HB2643)…

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