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a hill in Washington, D.C., where the Capitol Building sits and Congress meets

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As part of its 2003 Annual Meeting, the National Association of Psychiatric Health Systems (NAPHS) will provide a forum for behavioral health care leaders to take their message directly to Capitol Hill about the need for access and coverage, coordinated care, and fair funding for children, adolescents, and adults with behavioral disorders.
Through these meetings, ACA has begun to develop a cohesive voice on Capitol Hill while identifying key members that can serve as allies on important camp issues in the future.
I'm just outlining some of the reasons that it may be a much harder sell on Capitol Hill than some anticipate.
Also moving on Capitol Hill are Senate and House bills that would let Amtrak sell $12 billion in bonds to develop high-speed rail.
The letter bore the same postmark and handwriting as one discovered on Capitol Hill last month, which said: "You cannot stop us.
"Working on Capitol Hill, my attire is more traditional," says Dolliole, communications director for the Congressional Black Caucus.
Larry Craig (R-ID), then chair of the committee's Subcommittee on Forests and Public Land Management, joined AMERICAN FORESTS and several partners at a Capitol Hill press conference to release our new book Understanding Community-Based Forest Ecosystem Management.
When Andy Williams shot 15 students in Santee, California, last month, there were almost no press conferences on Capitol Hill. Only a few Democrats called for new gun-control legislation, And even Senator Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), a leading advocate of gun control, proposed only a voluntary code of ethics for gun owners instead of new laws.
REASON, with its reputation for truth-telling, made Parsons nervous, and he was uncomfortable with my going to the Capitol Hill briefing.
But it can help policy-makers on Capitol Hill better understand what works in reading instruction--and avoid the sorts of simplistic "mandates" from above that can drive dedicated educators crazy.
She named her business ServiceMaster of Capitol Hill Inc., as a reminder of the place in Washington where she one day wanted to do business.
According to Kirtley, the Cabinet will build a two-way path between the profession and Capitol Hill. "We want to have easy access to Congress when it is debating issues important to the profession, and we also want to serve as a resource to Congress when it is addressing complex financial matters.
Many have declared PARCA dead, but it has spawned a series of "work groups" on Capitol Hill developing alternatives and is under attack through a major advertisement campaign by employers and insurers.
The AICPA was involved with both these bills (and will continue to be involved with the Restructuring Bill until its final passage), submitting written and oral testimony to both houses of Congress and supporting particular provisions of both bills with visits to Capitol Hill members and staff.
There's a pot party raging on Capitol Hill. The Senate Judiciary Committee is holding a summit on the two states, California and Arizona, that have legalized medicinal marijuana.
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