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Health Care

  • DC activists to seek local aid from congressman

    | 07/24/14 03:16 AM

    WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia activists plan to ask a congressman who wants to block the city from liberalizing its marijuana laws to handle a host of other local concerns. Republican...
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  • Obama Democrats lose their big bet on health exchanges

    By Michael Barone | 07/23/14 05:00 PM

    Words mean what they say. That’s the basis for the decision of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit in Halbig v. Burwell invalidating the Internal Revenue Service regulation...
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  • Medicaid enrollees strain Oregon

    | 07/23/14 03:19 PM

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Low-income Oregon residents were supposed to be big winners after the state expanded Medicaid under the federal health care overhaul and created a new system to improve the...
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