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Washington Correspondent — The Fiscal Times

Washington Correspondent @TheFiscalTimes previously @Stltoday & @reuters behley@thefiscaltimes.com

DHS Implements First Ebola Travel Protocols

thefiscaltimes.com — The federal government is further ramping up its efforts to prevent an Ebola outbreak here at in the United States by imposing restrictions on travelers coming from countries infested with the deadly virus. On Tuesday, the Department of Homeland Security announced that people coming into the U.S.

Why Your Tax Dollars Are Funding Research for Origami Condoms

thefiscaltimes.com — This week, Sen. Rand Paul mocked the National Institutes of Health director for suggesting that budget cuts have prevented his agency from developing an Ebola vaccine while doling out hundreds of millions of tax dollars on what the Senator from Kentucky deemed frivolous research spending.

Why Your Tax Dollars Are Funding Research for Origami Condoms

Why Your Tax Dollars Are Funding Research for Origami Condoms

thefiscaltimes.com — This week, Sen. Rand Paul mocked the National Institutes of Health director for suggesting that budget cuts have prevented his agency from developing an Ebola vaccine while doling out hundreds of millions of tax dollars on what the Senator from Kentucky deemed frivolous research spending.

CDC Spars with Congress Over Travel Ban for Ebola Countries

thefiscaltimes.com — Lawmakers sparred with the government's top health officials on Thursday over whether the Obama administration should impose travel restrictions on Ebola-stricken countries in West Africa. During a heated congressional hearing on Thursday, members of the House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on oversight slammed Thomas Frieden, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and others over the government's unwillingness (at least so far) to ban travel from the infected regions.

Scientists Say Budget Cuts Are an Ebola Vaccine Myth

Will Obamacare’s State Exchanges Be Ready for Round 2?

thefiscaltimes.com — With just one month to go until the start of Obamacare's second open enrollment period, state and federal officials are being cautiously optimistic about their health exchange websites-assuring the public that there won't be a repeat of last year's technological nightmare.

Five Ways Climate Change Threatens National Security

thefiscaltimes.com — For years, the federal government has warned that the effects of climate change could pose serious threats to national security-saying rising water levels will eventually hinder military bases. Now, Pentagon officials are taking a more urgent tone, warning that the changing climate poses an "immediate threat" to national security.

New Hampshire Seat Now Leans Toward Shaheen

thefiscaltimes.com — While many of the most crucial races to determine control of the Senate remain too close to call, the race in New Hampshire seems to be less of a toss-up. Yet each side is clinging to optimism. In just one month, polls show incumbent Sen.

Biggest Threat to an Ebola Outbreak? Budget Cuts

thefiscaltimes.com — Scientists across the world are scrambling to develop an Ebola vaccine to quell the deadly outbreak in West Africa, but the top scientist at the National Institutes of Health says his agency would likely have one by now if it weren't for the steep budget cuts imposed by Congress.
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Oct 21, 2014

Some monster is stockpiling Count Chocula. No wonder I can't find any anywhere. usatoday.com/story/news/nat…

Oct 20, 2014

surprise -super flimsy DNA "evidence" that allegedly identified Jack the Ripper was wrong. Everything is a lie. gizmodo.com/preview/that-d…

Oct 18, 2014

RT @sarahkliff: Passengers on cruise with a Texas nurse who treated Ebola “a 50 percent discount for future cruises.” bit.ly/1sxlxOv

Oct 18, 2014

Syracuse J-school dean on why Post photojournalist Michel duCille was uninvited: "had to protect students from Ebola" usat.ly/1tzYx58

Oct 17, 2014

RT @fordm: Annual cost of tuition at Harvard University: $43,938. Annual cost to house an inmate at Rikers Island: ~$100,000. nytimes.com/2014/10/17/nyr…

Oct 17, 2014

RT @charlesornstein: Is anyone in public health calling for a travel ban? Anyone?



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