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2014-08-21 16:23:14

Think-Tank Founder Offers Prescription to Get Washington Working Again WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Conventional wisdom holds that the solution to political paralysis lies in ending gerrymandering, restricting money in politics and reducing polarization in the media. Not according to Bipartisan Policy Center President Jason Grumet who sets out a pragmatic new strategy to get Washington working again in a new book set for release on September 9....

2014-06-18 16:26:23

WASHINGTON, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bipartisan Policy Center's (BPC) Health Project will host a forum on health care delivery and payment reform on Thursday, June 19, at 10am, focusing on the transition from a volume-based to value-based health care delivery system. In April 2013, BPC released A Bipartisan Rx for Patient-Centered Care and System-Wide Cost Containment. That report laid out policy recommendations to put health care in America on a pathway to improved...

2014-05-20 23:05:57

DuPont Advisory Committee on Agricultural Innovation & Productivity Issues Report on Progress Toward a Food and Nutrition Secure World Wilmington, DE (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 Today, the DuPont Advisory Committee on Agricultural Innovation & Productivity issued an updated progress report on the global food and nutrition landscape, highlighting substantial gains in global food production rates, improvements in nutritional quality, and advances in eradicating extreme hunger and poverty,...

2014-04-24 12:26:57

Leaders in Government, Technology, and Media Bring Expertise to Expand P2A to Industry Lead for Civic, Advertising, and Disruptive Technology Advocacy and Market Intelligence WASHINGTON, April 24,( )2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Phone2Action (P2A) today announced that Adrian Fenty, Nathan Daschle, and Gabe Klein are joining the company's board of advisors. The new advisory board will focus on providing strategic guidance for strategy, business development, and new market entry. Photo -...

2014-04-07 12:34:36

WASHINGTON, April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In the next two decades, an aging population, fewer family caregivers, increasingly limited personal financial resources, and growing strains on federal, state, and family budgets will create an unsustainable demand for long-term care. Over the past 20 years, policymakers have debated different solutions, but have failed to reach consensus on a sustainable means of financing and delivering long-term services and supports. Failure to find...

2014-04-07 08:30:24

Experts will advise VitalSpring on business strategy and growth opportunities MCLEAN, Va., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- VitalSpring Technologies, an enterprise cloud-based analytics firm that is unique in connecting and harnessing data from every part of the health care system, today announced that health industry luminaries Sen. Tom Daschle, Rep. Newt Gingrich and Thomas Emerick, among several other leaders, have joined the company's newly created Board of Advisors. These...

2014-04-03 08:29:46

Advisors include industry experts, such as Former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle and former CMS Administrator Dr. Mark McClellan, with goal of advancing medication management SAN DIEGO, April 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Laboratories announced today that it has established an advisory board consisting of distinguished health care, technology and public policy experts to provide strategic guidance to the company. An established leader in the science of medication monitoring and...

2014-01-09 08:24:45

Bipartisan Policy Center Teams Up with Girls on the Run International Founder, National Political and Civic Leaders to Cultivate the Next Generation of American Leaders WASHINGTON, Jan. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) and Molly Barker, the founder of Girls on the Run International, today announced they are joining forces with national political and civic leaders to launch Running Mates USA. The mission of this new national initiative will be to...


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barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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