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Medicare has received thousands of complaints about its temporary drug discount card, according to a congressional report released on Wednesday as the agency grapples with new gripes about the card's replacement program.
By Caroline Drees, Security Correspondent WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. programs to help countries choke off terrorist funds are hamstrung by turf battles, leadership squabbles and confusion over available funding, the investigative arm of Congress said on Tuesday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Bush administration needs to strengthen the security of domestic air cargo, Congressional investigators said in a report released on Wednesday.
By Lisa Richwine WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senior Food and Drug Administration officials may have decided to reject a politically sensitive request for over-the-counter sales of a "morning-after" contraceptive months before agency scientists finished reviewing scientific data, congressional investigators said on Monday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration's initial review of Barr Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s bid to sell the Plan B "morning-after" contraceptive without a prescription was "unusual," congressional investigators said in a report released on Monday.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration review of Barr Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s bid to sell the Plan B "morning-after" contraceptive without a prescription has been "unusual," congressional investigators said in a report released on Monday.
By Susan Cornwell WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Workers generally lose retirement benefits when employers switch from traditional pensions to cash balance plans, a congressional study released on Friday said.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Senate panel on Thursday approved legislation by Democrats requiring government agencies to disclose their role in prepackaged news stories they issue, in a move to clamp down on what has been called covert propaganda.
By Vicki Allen WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. National Guard units are under-equipped and increasingly unready to help in domestic disaster relief because essential gear is left behind after service in Iraq and Afghanistan, a congressional report said on Thursday.
By John Crawley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. authorities have no timeline yet for completing national rail security planning and should consider techniques used by European authorities, congressional investigators said on Friday.
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