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By Mark Lisheron
The Texas Attorney General’s office is investigating an attempt to build the state’s social safety net out of $185 million in dental brace materials.
Investigators are looking into fraudulent Medicaid billing by 31 orthodontists after state health officials discovered spending on braces and dental visits for low-income children shot from $102 million a year [...]
A Clemson University program that at least one legislator thought would be better suited for state government was recommended to receive nearly $450,000 in state funding last week.
The S.C. Commission on Higher Education got approval from the Joint Other Funds Oversight Committee on Jan. 19 to present a request to the Office of State Budget [...]
After weeks of headlines from Nebraska to Washington, the Keystone XL pipeline was missing in action Tuesday night during President Obama’s State of the Union Address.
Senator Mike Johanns (NE-R) calls it a “missed oppurtunity.”
At least one Nebraska farmer couldn’t disagree more.
After the President touted clean energy and more home grown energy, Johanns issued a statement questioning Mr. Obama’s sincerity.