Excerpts from this story referencing "spokeswoman":
"… bstantial way for banks to redress the harm caused to communities,” said spokeswoman Nicole Navas. Jacksonville, St. Petersburg and many other cities nationwi …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "White House":
"… t industry. Big Pharma essentially blackmailed members of Congress and the White House by threatening to bankroll a huge PR and lobbying campaign to kill health …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Politics":
"… association also spent more than $20,000 on radio advertising.Justice Not Politics Action, a nonprofit group created to counter the anti-Wiggins campaign, ha …"
"… ampaign. In October, the national gay-rights organization gave Justice Not Politics Action $100,000.Florida’s ‘spending arms race’The point of contentio …"
"… ke.The three justices have also been getting help from Defend Justice from Politics, another 527 organization. Like Restore Justice, state records show that D …"
"… filings, the group lists just one contributor: “Defend Justice from Politics.”“We’re not hiding” the group’s donors, says Neal Roth, a Miami …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Bill Clinton":
"… raise taxes on upper-income persons only to the “rates that we had when Bill Clinton was president.” Actually, many high-income persons would pay more than t …"
"… ealth care costs is at a 50-year low for the past two years.President Bill Clinton used this statistic, correctly, in his speech at the Democratic Natio …"
"… ck to where they were during economically prosperous times under President Bill Clinton. But those making over $250,000 a year would actually pay more than they d …"
"… over $250,000 a year, that we should go back to the rates that we had when Bill Clinton was president, when we created 23 million new jobs, went from deficit to s …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Internal Revenue Service":
"… Medicare Tax on Unearned Income.” American Institute of CPAs. 1 Jul 2011.Internal Revenue Service. “Questions and Answers for the Additional Medicare Tax.” 4 Aug 2012.U …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "dehydration":
"… nd-stage renal disease in the United States, and is consistent with severe dehydration and toxic poisoning.Yet in other ways Uddanam is different. The research t …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Secretary":
"… cts.The cause could be “cadmium or arsenic,” said Rohitha Nanayakkara, Secretary of the National Agrobusiness Council. “But what we say is it can't be fr …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "disease":
"… neys are failing, and no one knows why.A mysterious form of chronic kidney disease — CKD — is afflicting thousands of people in rural, agricultural commu …"
"… er from diabetes and high blood pressure, the usual risk factors for renal disease. They experience a rare form of kidney damage, known as tubulo-interstitia …"
"… They experience a rare form of kidney damage, known as tubulo-interstitial disease, consistent with severe dehydration and toxic poisoning.Other common links …"
"… e used heavily, and communities drink local groundwater. In each case, the disease began surging in the 1990s.Despite a decade of research in each affected r …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Mario Amador":
"… aid. “Not one sugar company gave us permission to study the problem.” Mario Amador, a spokesman for the Nicaraguan sugar industry trade group that represents …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Central America":
"… n the region. …"
"… .The data show that this formula clearly reflects the CKD epidemic. Across Central America in 2009, the most recent year available, 87 percent of male deaths from ki …"
"… Also, WHO data show that while kidney disease grew among women in the four Central American countries used for analysis, the rate of growth was smaller among women t …"
"… he U.S. Renal Data System. But even this increase pales compared to men in Central America. In El Salvador and Nicaragua, the countries where data is complete from 1 …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Chris Van Hollen":
"… e was announced, Fresenius made three donations to committee members Reps. Chris Van Hollen ($1,000) and Jim Clyburn ($5,000), along with Sen. Max Baucus ($4,000). Th …"
"… Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas — $22,500Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa. — $18,000*Rep. Chris Van Hollen, D-Md. — $17,500Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio — $10,000*Sen. John Kyl, R-Ar …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "dialysis":
"… a bunch of bureaucrats decide whether you get care, such as continuing on dialysis or cancer chemotherapy, I guarantee you when you withdraw that the patient …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Government Accountability Office":
"… rans a year. …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "LawCash":
"… legal loan-sharking.” Colorado filed suit in December against Oasis and LawCash, two of the largest companies, charging them with violating the state’s …"
"… , that lawsuit lenders are not subject to existing lending laws. Oasis and LawCash have now filed suit against Colorado, asking the court to prevent the stat …"
"… e state Senates in New York and Illinois. Harvey Hirschfeld, a founder of LawCash who keeps binders filled with thank-you notes from borrowers on a shelf in …"
"… ou need it.” High rates, low risk Harvey Hirschfeld is a co-founder of LawCash, a company that lends money to people who want to pursue lawsuits. Credit …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "dialysis":
"… er. Smith is going in for a kidney biopsy this month and her husband is on dialysis. She worries their health problems come from the coal ash that covers her …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Texas":
"… s not mention Momenta Pharmaceuticals, was requested by Rep. Joe Barton of Texas, the senior Republican on the House Energy and Commerce Committee. Barton …"
Excerpts from this story referencing "Jeff Flake":
"… ay have a real shot at getting earmark funding. It was singled out by Rep. Jeff Flake — an earmark critic — as the kind of entity that could get an earmark …"