Tag Archives: Sen. Orrin Hatch

Hatch, Colleagues Demand IRS Address Rewards for IRS Employees Violating Tax Law

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), Ranking Member of the Senate Finance Committee, joined with all Republican members of the Finance Committee in writing to Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Commissioner John Koskinen calling for a full accounting of the … Read More

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Hatch on Supreme Court Ruling on Legislative Prayer

 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), a lead Senate supporter of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act and a longtime champion of religious freedom, issued the following statement today in response to the Supreme Court’s decision in Town of Greece v. … Read More

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Hatch, Coons Introduce Bill to Combat Theft of Trade Secrets, Protect Jobs

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), current member and former Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Chris Coons (D-Del.), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, introduced legislation Tuesday to help combat the loss of an estimated $160 … Read More

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Hatch Statement on Nomination of Sylvia Mathews Burwell to Serve as HHS Secretary

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), Ranking Member of the Senate Finance Committee that oversees the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), issued the following statement after President Obama nominated Sylvia Mathews Burwell to serve as HHS … Read More

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Hatch gives statement at fiscal year budget meeting

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), Ranking Member of the Senate Finance Committee, today delivered the following remarks at a committee hearing examining the President’s budget proposal for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 with Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius: … Read More

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Hatch On CMS Decision to Scale Back Proposed Medicare Advantage Cuts

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), Ranking Member of the Senate Finance Committee, today issued the following statement after the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ (CMS) announced its decision to pare back previously proposed cuts to the market-driven Medicare Advantage … Read More

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HATCH ON SUPREME COURT DECISION ON CAMPAIGN FINANCE LIMITS

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah), a current member and former Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, today praised the Supreme Court’s decision in McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission, which found that limits on the total amount of money donors can … Read More

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Hatch Calls for Return to Bipartisan, Bicameral Talks to Advance Bill to Permanently Fix Broken SGR Formula

WASHINGTON – In a speech on the Senate floor today, Finance Committee Ranking Member Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) urged his colleagues to support legislation (H.R. 4302) to extend the “doc fix” for one year and further called on Congress to return … Read More

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HATCH STATEMENT ON SENATE UKRAINE LEGISLATION

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) issued the following statement today after voting for legislation that will provide needed aid for Ukraine: “With Russia holding more than 100,000 military forces around Ukraine and thousands more stationed in Crimea, it’s … Read More

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HATCH, MATHESON INTRODUCE BILL TO ENSURE EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES FOR CHILDREN

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) and Rep. Jim Matheson (UT-04) have introduced legislation to reauthorize the Emergency Medical Services for Children (EMSC) program.  Now in its 30th year, the EMSC program is dedicated to ensuring emergency medical services (EMS) … Read More

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