Senate Leaders Consider HELP Committee Chairmanship

August 2009
Community Health Funding Week;8/28/2009, p2
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The article reports that the U.S. Senate leaders are working to find heir apparent for the Democratic voice for the nation's health care, education and workforce initiatives, after the death of Senator Edward Kennedy. As chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor & Pensions (HELP) Committee, Kennedy has wielded influence over the nation's direction in these areas, regardless of who was in the White House. Senate Banking Committee Chairman Chris Dodd is the next in line for the HELP committee.


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