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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAINE PUBLIC SERVANT RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARD FOR WORK TO PROTECT THE TRULY NEEDY AWARD HONORS QUIET LEADERSHIP AND WORK TO ENCOURAGE INDEPENDENCE AND PROSPERITY FOR MAINE'S POOR Maine Department of Health and Human Services Chief Operating Office Sam Adolphsen was honored with the 2016 Unsung Hero Award from the Foundation for Government Accountability...[ read more ]

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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MISSOURI SENATOR RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARD FOR HIS DEDICATION FIGHT FRAUD AND TO SUPPORT FAMILIES AWARD HONORS LEADERSHIP ON BILLS PROTECTING VOLUNTEERS AND CURBING WELFARE FRAUD AND ABUSE Missouri Sen. David Sater was honored with the 2016 Legislator of the Year Award from the Foundation for Government Accountability Monday for his leadership to protect...[ read more ]

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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: MAINE GOVERNOR RECEIVES NATIONAL EXECUTIVE OF YEAR AWARD FOR ANTI-POVERTY LEADERSHIP AWARD HONORS LEADERSHIP IN PROMOTING WORK, COMBATING LONG-TERM DEPENDENCE Maine Gov. Paul LePage was honored with the 2016 Executive of the Year Award from the Foundation for Government Accountability Monday for his leadership in championing reforms that promote self-reliance and combat long-term...[ read more ]

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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: WYOMING SENATOR RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARD FOR HIS DEDICATION TO WYOMING FAMILIES AWARD HONORS LEADERSHIP ON BILLS EMPOWERING VOLUNTEERS, FIGHTING WELFARE FRAUD, AND BLOCKING OBAMACARE’S MEDICAID EXPANSION Wyoming Sen. Leland Christensen was honored with the 2016 Legislator of the Year Award from the Foundation for Government Accountability Monday for his leadership in the state...[ read more ]

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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEBRASKA PUBLIC SERVANT RECEIVES NATIONAL AWARD FOR WORK TO PROTECT MEDICAID AWARD HONORS QUIET LEADERSHIP TO BLOCK OBAMACARE’S MEDICAID EXPANSION Melissa Hilty, Policy Advisor to Gov. Pete Ricketts, was honored with the 2016 Unsung Hero Award from the Foundation for Government Accountability Monday for her quiet commitment and effort in the state to...[ read more ]

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­­­Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEW BILL HOPES TO BRING NEARLY $43 MILLION IN FREE HEALTH CARE TO POOR SOUTH CAROLINIANS COMMON-SENSE BILL PROTECTS AND INCENTIVIZES HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONALS WHEN DONATING CARE TO LOW-INCOME PATIENTS Low-income patients in South Carolina look to benefit from an estimated $42.9 million and over 75,000 visits a year in free health care...[ read more ]

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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 MEDIA ADVISORY: POOR AMERICANS ARE BETTER OFF WITH WORK RULES FOR WELFARE HOUSE WAYS & MEANS COMMITTEE HOLDS FIRST WELFARE REFORM HEARING IN DECADE WASHINGTON, D.C. – Poor Americans on welfare have seen their incomes more than double thanks to work requirements shows two groundbreaking studies from Kansas and Maine, and the results along with remarks...[ read more ]

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­­­Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEW BILL EMPOWERS MISSISSIPPI COMMUNITIES TO HELP FAMILIES IN CRISIS BILL CREATING FOSTER CARE ALTERNATIVE PASSES LEGISLATURE Families experiencing a short-term crisis in Mississippi hopefully will have a new place to turn for help, their own communities, thanks to a bill just sent to Gov. Phil Bryant that enjoyed bi-partisan support in the...[ read more ]

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Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652   FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SIMPLE SOLUTION COULD SAVE BILLIONS IN HEALTH CARE COSTS (VIDEO - 2 minutes) STICKER SHOCK, SURPRISE BILLS, HIGH DEDUCTIBLES, UNKNOWN QUALITY PROVE SYSTEM ISN’T WORKING SAY VOTERS Americans are tired of paying high prices for a health care system they say doesn’t look out for their best interests according to a poll and...[ read more ]

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­­­Contact: Charles Siler 202-487-8652 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: NEW BILL EMPOWERS KENTUCKY COMMUNITIES TO HELP FAMILIES IN CRISIS BILL CREATING FOSTER CARE ALTERNATIVE PASSES LEGISLATURE Families experiencing a short-term crisis in Kentucky now have a new place to turn for help, their own communities, thanks to a bill just signed into law by Gov. Matt Bevin that enjoyed nearly unanimous support...[ read more ]