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- Asbestos Reform Appears Doomed Again. Postal, Arthur D. // National Underwriter / Life & Health Financial Services;12/5/2005, Vol. 109 Issue 46, p18
The article presents a discussion on asbestos legislation. Joe Liber of Washington Analysis directs investors to be cautious regarding the adoption of asbestos legislation for the next year. He states so because of several developments. A hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee on November...
- DOUBTING A TRUST. Gasparino, Charles // Newsweek;10/10/2005, Vol. 146 Issue 15, p34
Reports that the Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist had any insider information when he sold shares of HCA Inc., a hospital chain his family helped found, just weeks before the company announced news that made its stock go down...
- Doctors anxiously await Frist's appointment. Butler, Elisabeth // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);1/6/2003, Vol. 23 Issue 28, p5
Reports on the appointment of Senator Bill Frist as majority leader at the U.S. Senate. Capacity of Frist to influence policy changes in health care; List of the issues to be dealt with by Frist; Career highlights.
- WHAT'S UP, DOC? Hertzberg, Hendrick // New Yorker;1/27/2003, Vol. 78 Issue 44, p27
Comments on the succession of Bill Frist as leader of the Republican Party at the U.S. Senate. Reasons for referring the politician with a physicians' title; Demand for respect; Approach toward health-care issues.
- Medicine Man. Carlson, Margaret // GQ: Gentlemen's Quarterly;Apr2003, Vol. 73 Issue 4, p147
Profiles U.S. Senator and physician Bill Frist. Educational background; Biographical information; Relationship with Senator Trent Lott; Legislative priorities, such as AIDS funding; Likelihood that Frist will run for the U.S. presidency in 2008; Authorship of the book 'Tennessee Senators,...
- WASHINGTON OBSERVER. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/13/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 1, p9
Reports that Bill Frist, majority leader of U.S. Senate would start working on legislative agenda regarding unfinished fiscal 2003 appropriations bills. Problem needed to be dealt by Frist that is left over from the 107th Congress; Number of votes needed by Frist to ensure senate action on...
- Senate shows its heart by honoring surgeon-turned-senator Bill Frist. Siegelbaum, Debbie // Hill;3/10/2011, Vol. 18 Issue 32, p23
The article reports on the move of the U.S. Senate to honor heart surgeon and former Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist.
- Senate to Vote on Motion to Speed Up Internet Tax Bill. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;4/26/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31870, p4
Reports that the U.S. Senate will vote on a motion that would force a vote on legislation to permanently extend the lapsed federal moratorium that prevented state and local governments from taxing Internet access services. Filing of the motion by Bill Frist; Sponsorships of the moratorium...
- Senators urge scrutiny of research on humans. Lovern, Ed // Modern Healthcare;4/29/2002, Vol. 32 Issue 17, p8
Calls for changes in the federal oversight of research involving human subjects by U.S. Senators in April 2002. Legislation being drafted by Senator William Frist related to the issue; Increase on the pressure on Congress to enact federal guidelines for biomedical research involving human...