- FOX CT HartfordJul 07 04:30 AM
The House Appropriations subcommittee voted 8 to 6 last Wednesday to eliminate all funding for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ). The Labor, Health and Human Services (LHHS) bill would effectively prohibit any federal funding of patient-centered outcomes research, which is conducted by the agency. Dr. Michael White runs an Evidence-based Practice Center […]
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJul 29 04:02 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah paid off an illegal $1 million campaign loan with federal grants and charitable donations, funneled campaign funds toward his son's student loans and disguised a lobbyist's bribe as payment for a Porsche his TV anchor wife never sold, prosecutors said Wednesday in announcing a racketeering indictment against him.
- CNNJul 30 03:50 PM
Rep. Chaka Fattah was indicted Wednesday on racketeering charges tied to a host of public corruption schemes, the Department of Justice said.
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJul 29 01:18 PM
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The latest developments surrounding the indictment of U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah (all times local):
- WPVI 6abc PhiladelphiaJul 30 01:36 PM
Congressman Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.) is promising to fight the federal corruption charges pending against him and he's made no mention of stepping down.
- The Bradford EraJul 29 11:23 AM
1:10 p.m. Pennsylvania Congressman Chaka Fattah (SHAW'-kah fa-TAH') is stepping down from his post as the top Democrat on a House panel following his indictment on corruption charges.
- WHP CBS 21 HarrisburgJul 29 12:25 PM
PHILADELPHIA -- A longtime Philadelphia congressman who was indicted Wednesday paid off a campaign loan with charitable donations and federal grants, funneled campaign money to pay down his son's student loan debt and disguised a lobbyist's bribe as payme
- WPVI 6abc PhiladelphiaJul 29 12:43 PM
Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.) vowed to remain in office and fight the charges against him after his indictment in an alleged racketeering case.
- Hawaii News NowJul 29 11:04 AM
A longtime Philadelphia congressman who was indicted Wednesday paid off a campaign loan with charitable donations and federal grants, funneled campaign money to pay down his son's student loan debt and disguised a...
- Philly.comJul 29 08:40 AM
Federal prosecutors Wednesday accused U.S. Rep. Chaka Fattah of using his campaign coffers, charities he created, and federal grant funds he controlled to bankroll a failed 2007 Philadelphia mayoral bid and to line the pockets of family members and close political allies.
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