Tom Coburn

Type: Person
Name: Tom Coburn
Title: Senator
Organization: Oklahoma
Date of Birth: 14/03/1948
Place of Birth: Casper, Wyoming
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Tom Coburn
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Sens. Coburn, McCaskill Consider Dissolution of Commerce’s National Technical Information Service

Sen. Tom CoburnThe Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee recently held a hearing into the financial viability and possible dissolution of the Commerce Department ‘s National Technical Information Service, FCW reported Wednesday ... [Published Executive Gov - 2 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 1 reports

Coburn cancels 1 planned town hall meeting

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn had cancelled one of several town hall meetings he had planned in Oklahoma because of a scheduling conflict. Coburn canceled a town hall meeting scheduled for noon on Aug. 12 in Bartlesville after learning ... [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 9 hours ago]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Is it Time to Eliminate the National Technical Information Service?

Before the Internet came along, the National Technical Information Service (NTIS) served a real purpose. The agency provides government reports and documents that at one time were available nowhere else. But it might be time for NTIS to go the way of ... [Published AllGov - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Coburn sets final town-hall meetings

Republican U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn has scheduled a final series of town-hall meetings in the state before resigning from the U.S. Senate. Subscribe Login Already a paid subscriber but not registered for online access yet? For instructions on how to get premium ... [Published Oklahoma Journal Record - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 3 reports

Coburn planning final town halls

U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Oklahoma, is planning his final series of town hall meetings before resigning from the U.S. Senate, including two sessions set for Altus and Lawton.Coburn will hold a town hall meeting in Altus at 10 a.m. Aug. 5 in the Herschal ... [Published Lawton Constitution - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 4 reports

McDonald confirmation as VA secretary is delayed - Veterans

Secretary of Veterans Affairs nominee Robert McDonald raises his right hand to swear an oath before testifying before the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee confirmation hearing, on July 22, 2014. Carlos Bongioanni/Stars and Stripes   Stars and Stripes ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Senator plans final town hall meetings

LAWTON, Okla._U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn is making his way to Lawton for one last town hall meeting.The senator plans to hold a series of town hall meetings across the state as he prepares to step down from his seat at the end of the current term. The meeting ... [Published KSWO - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

LawyersandSettlements.com Interviews Veterans Benefits Attorney Shanin Specter about Recent VA Hospital Reports

“To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan.” The inspired quote is attributed to Abraham Lincoln. It is also the long-adopted motto of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). And yet the reality of Lincoln’s words, ... [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

More than $5 million made way into Republican race to replace Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn

WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. James Lankford and state Rep. T.W. Shannon spent more than $4 million combined in the Republican race to replace U.S. Sen. Tom Coburn, while two dark money groups added about $1.5 million, according to campaign finance reports.Lankford, ... [Published NewsOK.com - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 3 reports

GAO investigation: Non-existent ‘people’ able to sign up for #Obamacare coverage

Wowsers : Investigators from the Government Accountability Office have been able to register fake applicants with fictitious identifying documents for health plans and federal subsidies through ObamaCare, according to a published report. The ... [Published Sister Toldjah - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

'Let Me Google That for You'—Now a Congressional Bill

Sen. Tom Coburn has a plan for an agency he says is wasting taxpayer dollars: Let Google replace it.(Alex Wong/)A little-known branch of the Commerce Department faces elimination, thanks to advances in technology and a snarkily named bill from Sens. Tom ... [Published National Journal - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 4 reports

Federal Eye: Lawmakers question $190 million contract for firm accused of fraud

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle — and both chambers of Congress — are questioning a Department of Homeland Security contract for up to $190 million to a firm that the Justice Department  accused of fraud .Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) and Rep. Elijah ... [Published Washington Post - Jul 23 2014]

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...is the ability to travel the state to talk to fellow Oklahomans and hear what they think about the issues we face as a nation," Coburn said. "it is always encouraging and inspiring to me to talk with friends and neighbors across the state. so many good ideas and initiatives that my office has worked on over the years have resulted from conversations at these town hall meetings. as i prepare to hold my final series, i am reminded how grateful i am to the people of oklahoma who entrusted me to serve them. i am proud and honored to be from oklahoma, and my hope is this series of meetings will be an opportunity to reflect on what we have accomplished together over the last decade and a chance look to the future to continue working to make sure america remains the greatest nation in the world."

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Sens. Coburn, McCaskill Consider Dissolution of... [Published Executive Gov - 2 hours ago]
Competing new VA bills in Congress cloud prospe... [Published Crains Detroit Business - 4 hours ago]
The State of the Senate Races [Published Redstate - 9 hours ago]
Coburn cancels 1 planned town hall meeting [Published The Washington Times stories: News - 9 hours ago]
Is it Time to Eliminate the National Technical ... [Published AllGov - Jul 27 2014]
Senate Runoff May Show How Voters Feel About [Published Media Awareness Project - Jul 26 2014]
Morning Must-Read: James Pethokoukis: The Weird... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 26 2014]
Morning Must-Read: James Pethokoukis: The Weird... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 26 2014]
Coburn sets final town-hall meetings [Published Oklahoma Journal Record - Jul 26 2014]
Fleischmann-Wamp Race Heats Up [Published WDEF - Jul 25 2014]
Privacy & Cybersecurity Update, Issue 2 [Published Jones Day - Jul 25 2014]
Coburn planning final town halls [Published Lawton Constitution - Jul 25 2014]
A conflicted border patrol union [Published CNBC - Jul 25 2014]
“Let Me Google That For You” Bill Aims To Repla... [Published Search Engine Land: News About Search Engines & ... - Jul 25 2014]
The GOP’s 20-Year War on Health CareMichael Tom... [Published Daily Beast - Jul 25 2014]
A Lack of Funding Isn't VA's Problem [Published RealClearPolitics - Homepage - Jul 25 2014]
Gus Bilirakis Steers Brand USA Reauthorization ... [Published Sunshine State News - Jul 25 2014]
Noted for Your Evening Procrastination for July... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 25 2014]
Noted for Your Evening Procrastination for July... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 25 2014]
Coburn, Carper Introduce Bill to Eliminate Unne... [Published Noodls - Jul 25 2014]
McDonald confirmation as VA secretary is delaye... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 25 2014]
Lesson for lawmakers: Don't be AWOL when oversi... [Published Washington Examiner - Jul 24 2014]
Why Is This Commerce Department Agency Charging... [Published Government Executive - Jul 24 2014]
Procurement Chief Nominee Stresses Acquisition ... [Published Government Executive - Jul 24 2014]
Illegal Immigrant Children Fail to Show at Immi... [Published New American - Jul 24 2014]
Senator plans final town hall meetings [Published KSWO - Jul 24 2014]
McDonald confirmation as VA secretary is delayed [Published Stars and Stripes - Jul 24 2014]
House Democrat Goes Off on Republican 'Cuckoo C... [Published National Journal - Jul 24 2014]
Senator Tom Coburn Announces Town Hall Meeting ... [Published KOTV - Jul 24 2014]
Dr. Coburn to Hold Final U.S. Senate Town Hall ... [Published Noodls - Jul 24 2014]
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Morning Must-Read: James Pethokoukis: The Weird... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 26 2014]
James Pethokoukis:The weird obsession that's ruining the GOP: "Call it doomsday prepper economics......For more than five years, many Republicans and conservatives have warned that catastrophe is nigh. Washington's deficit spending and the Federal Reserve's ...
Morning Must-Read: James Pethokoukis: The Weird... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Jul 26 2014]
James Pethokoukis: The weird obsession that's ruining the GOP : "Call it doomsday prepper economics... ...For more than five years, many Republicans and conservatives have warned that catastrophe is nigh. Washington's deficit spending and the Federal ...
“Let Me Google That For You” Bill Aims To Repla... [Published Search Engine Land: News About Search Engines & ... - Jul 25 2014]
Senators Tom Coburn and Claire McCaskill have introduced new legislation aimed at saving taxpayers $66 million a year. What’s their plan? It’s the “Let me Google that for you” Act, and its goal is to replace the National Technical Information Service ...
A Lack of Funding Isn't VA's Problem [Published RealClearPolitics - Homepage - Jul 25 2014]
Sen. Tom Coburn, RealClearPoliticsAs VA reform continues to languish in Congress pressure is growing on members to solve the problem with Washington’s oldest solution – more funding.As Garry Augustine, Executive Director of Disabled American Veterans ...
Noted for Your Evening Procrastination for July... [Published Brad DeLong - Jul 25 2014]
Over at Equitable Growth -- The Equitablog Nick Bunker: The very real success of the Earned Income Tax Credit |Washington Center for Equitable Growth Casey Schoeneberger: Washington Center for Equitable Growth Announces Inaugural Class of ...
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