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"… ls weigh how often to use contractors or federal employees. But Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., the ranking Republican on the committee, challenged O’Sullivan …"

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"… d the decisions made very personally by you and your caregiver,” as Sen. Tom Coburn, R-OK, told reporters last year. It would not do that, either, b …"

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"… ng into action on Ayotte’s behalf. On May 8, the leadership PAC of Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., contributed $15,000 to the American Future Fund, records show. A …"

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"… o co-sponsored the law with Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, and others. Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., ranking member of the committee, cited the GAO’s conclusions w …"

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"… tle wonder that the [Medicare] program is in such dire shape,” said Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., who is also a physician. “The federal government is essen …"

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"… pated in Sen. [Carl] Levin’s hearing on this important matter.”) Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., another ex officio subcommittee member, also reported trading in …"

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"… ), Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), Pat Roberts (R-Kan.), Richard Burr (R-N.C.), Tom Coburn (R-Okla.), and Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.). …"

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"… ity funds were undoubtedly carefully spent. But a report last week by Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) highlighted the highly unusual spending choices listed above and …"

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"… ology long before the stimulus program was announced. A spokesman for Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., called that an “inexcusable waste of taxpayer dollars,” sayi …"

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"… needs.The examples are cited in a 73-page report issued last week by Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., that describes how cash-rich the Pentagon is and how distorted s …"

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"… ittee report, released by chairman Carl Levin (D-Mich.) and ranking member Tom Coburn (R-Okla.),  said the department’s estimates of its expenditures on …"

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"… a good-government goal first set in legislation enacted 18 years ago.Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., a member of a subcommittee on federal financial management, is l …"

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"… here they need to be."Brickbats flew from other Democrats, as well as Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.). Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), in a statement released May 29, …"

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"… nt Republicans House Majority Leader Rep. Eric Cantor of Virginia and Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma endorsed the candidate.Three of the eight Super Tuesday states …"

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"… t. And he voted against an amendment proposed by Republican Sen. Tom Coburn to specifically defund the Bridge to Nowhere (and another Alaska bridge) a …"

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"… became speaker, they turned earmarks into an art form and it — as [Sen.] Tom Coburn says, it is the gateway to corruption. And we had members, former members …"

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"… ee times, a fact that rankles some of his more traditional colleagues.Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma spoke for many conservative Republicans in August 2010 when he …"

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"… ct, but he also votedagainst an amendment proposed by Republican Sen. Tom Coburn to specifically defund the Bridge to Nowhere (and another Alaska bridge) a …"

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"… nts to nearby public school systems.But the plan’s chief architect, Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.), is vowing to try again. He estimates potential savings to the P …"

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"… th. But the lawmakers aren’t backing down.Sens. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and Tom Coburn, R-Oklahoma, on Tuesday sent a letter to Medicare’s administrator allegi …"

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"… t in the best interest of seniors,” wrote Sens. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and Tom Coburn, R-Okla, in the letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Seb …"

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"… not paying for nothing,” he said.Others disagreed. A spokesman for Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., an obstetrician, said that “if providers have been paid for sy …"

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"… r Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), Sen. Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, and Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Oklahoma, wrote that Medicare contractors are allowing doctors and scam …"

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"… pposed legislation to increase the fund without offsets. One of them, Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma, said to do so would be “unconscionable.”Along with Texas …"

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"… ansition away from federal subsidies for air carrier service,” said Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., in his “Back in Black” deficit reduction plan , published in …"

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"… to Save Taxpayer Dollars Act, introduced by Sens. Tom Carper, D-Del., and Tom Coburn, R-Okla., includes a provision that would require all prescriptions paid f …"

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"… llion over 10 years.”Republican Sens. Richard Burr of North Carolina and Tom Coburn of Oklahoma have introduced legislation that would abolish the defined ben …"

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"… nt to remain competitive. It’s really as simple as that.”And when Sen. Tom Coburn, a conservative Republican from Oklahoma, proposed to eliminate the main e …"

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"… nswer is that there is still time. Hope springs eternal.”Republican Sen. Tom Coburn of Oklahoma agreed with the investigation’s findings, saying, “It show …"

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"… plication that should keep Congress busy for the rest of the year,” Sen. Tom Coburn of R-Okla. said.Covering over 30 areas of government spending where progra …"

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