Latest Orrin Hatch Stories

2014-02-28 08:23:45

Senators Warren, Hatch Introduce Technology, Education and Accessibility in College and Higher Education Act BALTIMORE and WASHINGTON , Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Federation of the Blind (NFB), the oldest and largest nationwide organization of blind Americans, applauds Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and Orrin Hatch (R-UT) for yesterday introducing the Technology, Education and Accessibility in College and Higher Education (TEACH) Act (S. 2060). The TEACH...

Feds Want An End To Medicare Bonus Program
2012-04-23 10:03:27

Federal investigators are calling for an end to an $8 billion Medicare bonus program that rewards providers of second-rate healthcare, charging that the program is a political ploy by the Obama administration. The report, issued today by the nonpartisan Government Accountability Office (GAO), states that the $8.3 billion pledged for quality bonuses to Medicare Advantage insurance plans would postpone the pain of cuts to the plans under the new healthcare law. Most of the money would go to...

2012-01-17 09:20:00

K-Talk radio host and Buy Back America founder Tim Aalders is considering a run for the United States Senate against long term incumbent Orrin Hatch Salt Lake City, UT (PRWEB) January 17, 2012 To analyze a potential bid, the Tim Aalders Exploratory Committee has been organized by local attorney Dwayne Vance. “We are responding to the call of our fellow citizens to reduce the size, scope and influence of the federal government.” According to Tim Aalders's Exploratory Committee,...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.