There are a lot of things “physicians don’t want” -- like having to adjust to a world where opioids prescribing must better monitored -- but that doesn’t mean they need to be iced out of PDMP access.
There are a lot of things “physicians don’t want” -- like having to adjust to a world where opioids prescribing must better monitored -- but that doesn’t mean they need to be iced out of PDMP access.
A few months ago, I argued that President Donald Trump should take advantage of the opportunities offered by our domestic nuclear power plants. I am now happy to say that this appears to be happening. 
A few months ago, I argued that President Donald Trump should take advantage of the opportunities offered by our domestic nuclear power plants. I am now happy to say that this appears to be happening. 
We are now at a moment when a substantive tax reform bill is realistic and should be expected. Lawmakers should build on this momentum and unite behind the passage of permanent tax reform this year.
We are now at a moment when a substantive tax reform bill is realistic and should be expected. Lawmakers should build on this momentum and unite behind the passage of permanent tax reform this year.
When trade negotiators from the United States, Mexico, and Canada convene in Washington this week to begin the hard work of modernizing the 1992 North American Free Trade Agreement, they will turn on their laptop computers, access secure documents, and communicate with their leadership instantaneously via iPhones.
When trade negotiators from the United States, Mexico, and Canada convene in Washington this week to begin the hard work of modernizing the 1992 North American Free Trade Agreement, they will turn on their laptop computers, access secure documents, and communicate with their leadership instantaneously via iPhones.
President Donald Trump re-upped his support for Sen. Luther Strange (R) on Wednesday after he failed to avoid a runoff for the party's nomination in a special election for Attorney General Jeff Sessions' old seat in the Senate.
President Donald Trump re-upped his support for Sen. Luther Strange (R) on Wednesday after he failed to avoid a runoff for the party's nomination in a special election for Attorney General Jeff Sessions' old seat in the Senate.
As the United States prepares to begin an aggressive renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, Democrats and unions may find themselves wishing for an unlikely ally, hoping the Trump administration will take their lead on issues such as currency manipulation, government procurement and labor rights.
As the United States prepares to begin an aggressive renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement, Democrats and unions may find themselves wishing for an unlikely ally, hoping the Trump administration will take their lead on issues such as currency manipulation, government procurement and labor rights.
President Donald Trump's repeated criticism last week of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) prompted a fresh round of hand-wringing among Republicans in Washington, but a new Morning Consult/POLITICO poll shows half of GOP voters were OK with the broadsides.
President Donald Trump's repeated criticism last week of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) prompted a fresh round of hand-wringing among Republicans in Washington, but a new Morning Consult/POLITICO poll shows half of GOP voters were OK with the broadsides.
While it’s true that governments have no business subsidizing bank risk, the fact remains that the Volcker Rule has done nothing to address this anyway. The real problem is not the proprietary trading --  it is the federally insured deposits.
While it’s true that governments have no business subsidizing bank risk, the fact remains that the Volcker Rule has done nothing to address this anyway. The real problem is not the proprietary trading --  it is the federally insured deposits.
Republican governors on Tuesday stepped up their efforts to discredit Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray as he approaches the end of his term and possibly considers a bid to be Ohio's governor.
Republican governors on Tuesday stepped up their efforts to discredit Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray as he approaches the end of his term and possibly considers a bid to be Ohio's governor.
Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt said Tuesday he will not seek the Republican nomination for Senate, a move that could help clear the way for Attorney General Josh Hawley's own possible campaign in the coming weeks.
Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt said Tuesday he will not seek the Republican nomination for Senate, a move that could help clear the way for Attorney General Josh Hawley's own possible campaign in the coming weeks.
With all of the noise coming out of Washington about health care policy these days, it is understandable if you missed another health care-related fight quietly going on right now that impacts more than 40 million Americans. It is the fight to protect contact lens consumer rights. 
With all of the noise coming out of Washington about health care policy these days, it is understandable if you missed another health care-related fight quietly going on right now that impacts more than 40 million Americans. It is the fight to protect contact lens consumer rights. 
Though they received only a two-week extension to a deadline for public comments on proposed changes to net neutrality rules, rather than the eight weeks they had sought, net neutrality proponents say they remain focused on making sure the Federal Communications Commission continues to hear from the public.
Though they received only a two-week extension to a deadline for public comments on proposed changes to net neutrality rules, rather than the eight weeks they had sought, net neutrality proponents say they remain focused on making sure the Federal Communications Commission continues to hear from the public.
Parents are worried about the dent back-to-school shopping makes in their bank account, so they're prioritizing bargains over brands. They also overwhelmingly favor in-store over online shopping — and it's giving Walmart an edge.
Parents are worried about the dent back-to-school shopping makes in their bank account, so they're prioritizing bargains over brands. They also overwhelmingly favor in-store over online shopping — and it's giving Walmart an edge.
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Tech Brief: Lobbying Tech Groups Target NAFTA Renegotiations

According to data from the Center for Responsive Politics, the number of tech companies and trade associations registered to lobby U.S., Canadian and Mexican government officials has more than doubled in the last few months. Companies like Cisco Systems Inc. and Microsoft Corp. are looking to zero out tariffs for tech goods and remove restrictions on cloud storage as officials prepare to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement.

Tech Brief: Intel CEO Leaves Trump’s Manufacturing Council

Brian Krzanich, Intel Corp.’s chief executive, joined the chief executives of Merck and Under Armour in announcing that he would leave Trump’s council on American manufacturing following the president’s response to violence during a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va. Krzanich said he resigned “to call attention to the serious harm our divided political climate is causing to critical issues.” 

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