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October 26, 2006
Linda Fishman, recently the director of the Office of Legislation for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, begins work at the American Hospital Association on Monday as their new vice president of legislative affairs. Fishman has also worked for the Senate Finance and House Ways and Means committees and the Association of American Medical colleges. Ethics rules prohibit Fishman from dealing with her former colleagues at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for one year.
Mandy Smithberger is the Director of the Straus Military Reform Project at the Center for Defense Information at the Project On Government Oversight.
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The Congressional Management Foundation offers the Gold Mouse Awards annually to members of Congress who make the most of the opportunity the digital world offers them. POGO spoke with members of Rep. Mike Honda's communications team about their award.