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 2017-09-21 21:11 

The Huffington Post

For a Fleeting Moment, It Looked Like Genuine Leadership on Health Care Might Be Possible... +

Senator Lamar Alexander says he is giving up on a bipartisan effort to stabilize the health insurance marketplaces. However, not because a sound stabiliz......

 2017-09-21 18:43 

The Columbus Dispatch

John Kasich wonders why GOP won't work with Democrats on Obamacare... +

Ohio Gov. John Kasich took to CNN and MSNBC on Wednesday to assail Senate Republicans for abandoning efforts to pass a bipartisan health care bill being drafted by Republican Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee and Democratic Sen. Patty Murray of Washington...

 2017-09-21 15:33 

KUOW

[ Seattle ]

Sen. Patty Murray: GOP Trashed Bipartisan Bill For Latest ACA Repeal Attempt... +

A bipartisan health care bill has been stymied. But the reasons why depend on who you ask. The two lawmakers behind the effort were Sen. Lamar Alexander, R...

 2017-09-20 20:59 

The Tennessean

Tennessee civil rights leaders call on Corker and Alexander to support DREAM Act... +

Tennessee civil rights leaders said on Wednesday thatSens. Lamar Alexander and Bob Corker must throw their support behind the DREAM Act....

 2017-09-20 06:05 

The Week

Senate Republicans pull out of bipartisan health-care talks as Graham-Cassidy picks up steam... +

On Tuesday evening, Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), the chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee, said that he was ending bipartisan negotiations for a bill to stabilize health insurance markets and make a few changes...

 2017-09-20 01:31 

NY Times

[ National News ]

Bipartisan Group of Governors Opposes Health Law Repeal... +

Senator Lamar Alexander gave up on his effort to shore up health care markets as his fellow Republicans pressured lawmakers to back the latest Affordable Care Act repeal....

 2017-09-19 22:56 

Newsmax

Sen. Lamar Alexander on Fixing ACA: 'I'm Not a Magician'... +

Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander now says trying to fix Obamacare is too problematic, especially in light of Republican leadership disavowing the stabilization plan, The Hill reported....

 2017-09-19 22:39 

Business Insider

The bipartisan effort to fix Obamacare just collapsed... +

Sen. Lamar Alexander announced that he and Sen. Patty Murray's attempts to craft an Obamacare fix fell apart on Tuesday....

 2017-09-19 22:17 

Raw Story

Democratic Senator Murray thinks bipartisan Obamacare deal still possible... +

U.S. Democratic Senator Patty Murray said Tuesday she thought a bipartisan deal to repair Obamacare was still possible, despite the announcement by her negotiating partner, Republican Senator Lamar Alexander, that they had failed to reach an agreement. Mu...

 2017-09-19 22:13 

Reuters

Democratic Senator Murray thinks bipartisan Obamacare deal still possible... +

U.S. Democratic Senator Patty Murray said Tuesday she thought a bipartisan deal to repair Obamacare was still possible, despite the announcement by her negotiating partner, Republican Senator Lamar Alexander, that they had failed to reach an agreement....

 2017-09-19 22:11 

Reuters

U.S. Democratic Senator Murray thinks bipartisan Obamacare deal still possible... +

U.S. Democratic SenatorPatty Murray said Tuesday she thought a bipartisan deal torepair Obamacare was still possible, despite the announcement byher negotiating partner, Republican Senator Lamar Alexander,that they had failed to reach an agreement....

 2017-09-19 22:06 

Raw Story

US senator: No bipartisan deal on Obamacare repair... +

U.S. Republican Senator Lamar Alexander said on Tuesday that he had failed to reach an agreement with Democrats on a bipartisan effort to stabilize Obamacare insurance markets. In a statement, Alexander said he and Democratic Senator Patty Murray “h...

 2017-09-19 22:02 

Reuters

U.S. senator: No bipartisan deal on Obamacare repair... +

U.S. Republican Senator Lamar Alexander said on Tuesday that he had failed to reach an agreement with Democrats on a bipartisan effort to stabilize Obamacare insurance markets....

 2017-09-19 21:41 

The Tennessean

Sen. Lamar Alexander pulls plug on bipartisan Obamacare fix... +

Sen. Lamar Alexander has ended his push for a bipartisan, short-term fix for the individual health insurance market....

 2017-09-19 19:57 

Roll Call

Alexander Juggles Bipartisan Health Care Deal With GOP Repeal Effort... +

For Sen. Lamar Alexander, two roads are diverging in a yellow wood. The Tennessee Republican, who chairs the Senate, Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee, is facing a difficult quandary on health care that Democrats say could undermine a bipa...

 2017-09-19 17:46 

Washington Examiner

Obamacare overhaul, socialized health bills imperil bipartisan deal... +

Sen. Lamar Alexander said his efforts to reach a bipartisan deal to stabilize the Obamacare exchanges have been stymied by a shifting politi......

 2017-09-19 02:30 

The Daily Caller

As GOP Nears Repeal, Senate Eyes Bipartisan Fix For Obamacare... +

Sen. Patty Murray of Washington caved to Senate Health Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, providing the chairman with a key concession....

 2017-09-16 22:28 

Times Free Press

Sens. Kaine and Alexander play bipartisan gig at festival... +

Their politics may not always be in harmony, but that didn't keep Sens. Tim Kaine and Lamar Alexander from playing a folksy bipartisan gig at a country music festival....

 2017-09-16 18:50 

Washington Post

Sens. Kaine and Alexander play bipartisan gig at festival... +

Their politics may not always be in harmony, but that didnt keep Sens. Tim Kaine and Lamar Alexander from playing a folksy bipartisan gig at a country music festival....

 2017-09-16 18:46 

US News & World Report

Sens. Kaine and Alexander Play Bipartisan Gig at Festival... +

Their politics may not always be in harmony, but that didn't keep Sens. Tim Kaine and Lamar Alexander from playing a folksy bipartisan gig at a country music festival in Tennessee....

 2017-09-16 18:46 

Washington Times

Sens. Kaine and Alexander play bipartisan gig at festival... +

Their politics may not always be in harmony, but that didn't keep Sens. Tim Kaine and Lamar Alexander from playing a folksy bipartisan gig at a country music festival....

 2017-09-16 18:46 

Federal News Radio

Sens. Kaine and Alexander play bipartisan gig at festival... +

Their politics may not always be in harmony, but that didn't keep Sens. Tim Kaine and Lamar Alexander from playing a folksy bipartisan gig at a country music festival in Tennessee...

 2017-09-14 21:38 

Newsmax

Senate Committee Drafting Bill to Stabilize Insurance Markets... +

The Senate's health committee expects to put together a bill to stabilize the insurance markets and clear the way for the full Senate to approve it by the end of the month. Word of the plan comes from Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., chairman of the Hea...

 2017-09-14 17:00 

The Tennessean

Thank you, Alexander, Cooper, first responders... +

Lamar Alexander held key hearings, Jim Cooper advanced key legislation for young people and Tennesseans volunteered to help hurricane victims....

 2017-09-14 15:14 

Washington Examiner

Lamar Alexander prepared to trade insurance funds for state flexibility... +

The chairman of the Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee said appropriating funds to insurers was a reasonable tradeoff for a bil......

 2017-09-13 20:02 

The Tennessean

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Tim Kaine, aka The Amateurs, get ready for music festival debut... +

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Tim Kaine, aka The Amateurs, are getting ready for the debut at a music festival in Bristol....

 2017-09-13 19:02 

USA Today

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Tim Kaine, aka The Amateurs, get ready for musical debut... +

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Tim Kaine, aka The Amateurs, get ready for debut at Bristol music festival....

 2017-09-13 18:44 

Washington Post

Tim Kaine and Lamar Alexander find something they can agree on: Music... +

Senators Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Tim Kaine (D-Va.) practice ahead of a musical performance on the Tennessee and Virginia state line this Friday....

 2017-09-13 09:00 

Roll Call

Word on the Hill: Kaine and Alexanders Bipartisan Jam... +

Music lovers can catch Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., on the harmonica and Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., on the piano this Friday night. Their band The Amateursare performing at theBristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion, a music festival this weekend in Bristol, a com...

 2017-09-12 19:28 

The Tennessean

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Tim Kaine find bipartisanship in music... +

The two senators and musicians have been holding jam sessions in Alexanders office and will take their act public on Friday...

 2017-09-12 19:16 

USA Today

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Tim Kaine find bipartisanship ... in music... +

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Tim Kaine are showing that music can bridge the partisan divide....

 2017-09-12 16:48 

USA Today

Sen. Lamar Alexander says patient protections will remain intact under short-term Obamacare fix... +

Alexanders vow to keep patient protections intact came at the beginning of the third hearing his panel is holding on stabilizing individual market....

 2017-09-11 16:30 

ctpost.com

Insurance commissioner sends Alexander her ACA recommendations... +

The state's insurance commissioner outlined her thoughts on the Affordable Care Act and stabilizing the individual insurance market in a letter to U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, chairman of the Senate's Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensio...

 2017-09-08 22:38 

The Tennessean

Obstacles await Sen. Lamar Alexander in bid to stabilize Obamacare health insurance markets... +

Bipartisan push to stabilize Obamacare health insurance markets faces several obstacles....

 2017-09-08 13:00 

The Commercial Appeal

Sen. Lamar Alexander hearings hold promise for health care advance... +

The Tennessee senator has cast himself in a leading role in the nation's neverending health care debate. How will he perform?...

 2017-09-07 17:44 

Washington Examiner

Senate Obamacare fix begins to take shape... +

Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., threw cold water on proposals to repeal or suspend the health insurance tax, and governors were divided on ho......

 2017-09-06 23:47 

NY Times

[ National News ]

Work Toward Bipartisan Fix for Health Markets Begins in Senate... +

Lamar Alexander of Tennessee, the chairman of the Senate health committee, said Wednesday that he hoped for a deal by the end of next week....

 2017-09-06 21:38 

MSNBC

Trump Has 'Opportunity' With DACA...... +

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) joins MTP Daily to discuss health care, DACA and Trump's relationship with his party....

 2017-09-06 20:51 

LifeZette

Dems Praise Bipartisan Health Care Hearing Then Bash Trump... +

Democratic senators Wednesday praised a bipartisan approach by Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) to address the flaws of Obamacare and then undermined that...

 2017-09-06 15:44 

Washington Post

GOP Senate leader calls for bipartisan compromise on ACA marketplaces... +

Sen. Lamar Alexander says his goal is a small, limited plan on insurance coverage by late next week....

 2017-09-06 14:46 

Washington Examiner

Lamar Alexander wants bipartisan Obamacare fix by end of next week... +

'I propose that we come to a consensus by the end of next week when our hearings are complete so that Congress can act by the end of Septemb......

 2017-09-05 22:49 

Washington Examiner

Sen. Lamar Alexander tries to end long stalemate on Obamacare... +

Sens. Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray are working on a stabilization package for Obamacare's exchanges for 2018....

 2017-09-05 04:00 

Politico

What's next for health care as Congress returns... +

Lamar Alexander's ambitious timetable for ACA fixes Did CMS pull a last-minute reversal on navigator program?...

 2017-08-30 09:24 

LifeZette

Conservatives Blast GOP Plans for Obamacare Bailout... +

Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) will try to build consensus next week around narrow tweaks to Obamacare that could draw bipartisan support and fix the health laws biggest flaws. It is unlikely such an effort will produce anything meaningful, however, accor...

 2017-08-27 13:00 

Knoxville News Sentinel

Health insurance market stabilization should start with HIT relief... +

Tennessee’s U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander, who was a co-sponsor of legislation to repeal the HIT in 2015, will hold hearings in September on health care. ...

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