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Vacation

Yes, ladies and gentlemen, I am off to Colorado this week for a long-awaited vacation.  I shall return the first week of October.

Additional Long Term Services and Supports Amendments in the new Senate Finance bill

To Accept with Modification Rockefeller Amendment #D11: On page 50, at the end of the Long Term Services and Supports section Insert, ― The Chairman’s Mark would express the Sense of the Senate that this Congress should address long-term services…

Senator Edward Kennedy Dies – In memoriam, DIW goes dark.

Senator Edward Moore “Ted” Kennedy of Massachusetts, the last surviving brother in an enduring political dynasty and one of the most influential senators in history, died last night.  Perhaps more than any other individual, Senator Kennedy’s commitment and dedication to the…

Why do we need health reform anyway?

There has been a lot of discussion of late about the various health reform bills and what they really mean and not all of that discussion has been positive or productive. I do believe that there are some valid concerns…

Under a Rock

No, I haven’t been under a rock, although I have been out of town.  Some very good friends were recently married in Las Vegas and since I’ve been back I have been buried under “catch-up” work involving the latest health…

Twitter Updates for 2009-08-08

Meeting with Elizabeth Merritt, founding director of the Center for the Future of Museums–a think-tank and r & d lab for the museum field. # Working on matrix for strategic planning around the Convention on the Rights of People with…