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March 19, 2015 House Republicans Divided Over Budget | Capital OTC
March 19, 2015 Report: Boehner-Pelosi Replacement for Medicare Payments Would Increase Debt by $400 Billion Over 20 Years | The Daily Signal
March 19, 2015 Budget hawks: 'Doc fix' would cost $400B | The Hill
March 18, 2015 Tricks to Balance Budget: Repeal Obamacare, Keep Its Revenue | Bloomberg
March 17, 2015 Where the Republican Budget Plan Meets Reality on Health Care | The New York Times The Upshot
March 17, 2015 Pelosi, Boehner have a plan to fix Medicare doctor payments. That’s a big deal. | Vox
March 16, 2015 Defense Spending Divides GOP Ahead of Budget Battle | U.S. News & World Report
March 16, 2015 Republicans brace for budget debate | The Hill
March 16, 2015 Republicans Seek to Avoid Pentagon Spending Cap Using War Funds | Bloomberg
March 15, 2015 Bouncing the ‘Doc Fix’ | The Wall Street Journal
March 14, 2015 In a Fix | National Review
March 13, 2015 What’s ailing the ‘doc fix’ | The Washington Post
March 13, 2015 GOP Budget Proposals: Mission Impossible | Barron's
March 11, 2015 GOP is warned: ‘$5.5 trillion to get us to balance in 10 years’ | POLITICO
March 10, 2015 Get Excited, Everyone, It’s ‘Doc Fix’ Time | The National Journal
March 09, 2015 Estimated ACA costs fall again, even as expected 'Cadillac' tax revenue dwindles | Modern Healthcare
March 09, 2015 Social Security Doesn’t Come To All Who Paid | In These Times
March 03, 2015 Congress Holds Hearings on the Need for SSDI Reform | The Daily Signal
February 28, 2015 Minnesota congressional delegation slow to propose ways to pay for repeal of medical device tax | Star Tribune
February 26, 2015 Congress May Throw Social Security Disability Insurance a Lifeline | The Fiscal Times