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Alexandria shooting victims released from hospital
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Alexandria shooting victims released from hospital

June 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods, and Crystal Griner, one of the Capitol police officers injured, were released from the hospital...
6/23: The Takeout
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6/23: The Takeout

June 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
AFP president Tim Phillips joins CBS News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett and political director Steve Chaggaris on “The Takeout” at Ris in the West End of Washington,...
Discord over education funding threatens to shut down Maine government
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Discord over education funding threatens to shut down Maine government

June 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
PORTLAND, ME – APRIL 18: Governor Paul LePage speaks at a Young Americans for Freedom event at USM’s Hannaford Hall on Tuesday evening. The Governor listens to protesters in the audience who disrupted his talk. (Photo...
Rural Tennessee doctor fears proposed Medicaid cuts
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Rural Tennessee doctor fears proposed Medicaid cuts

June 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
Last Updated Jun 23, 2017 7:35 PM EDT JACKSON, Tenn. — Dr. Gregg Mitchell practices family medicine in west Tennessee. Two-thirds of his patients rely on Medicaid.  Mitchell says he sees patients “up to 90 miles...
Doctor in rural Tennessee worries about health care bill’s effects
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Doctor in rural Tennessee worries about health care bill’s effects

June 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
June 23, 2017, 6:46 PM| One in five Tennesseans rely on Medicaid, including half of Tennessee children living in small towns and rural areas. One estimate says 37 more Tennessee hospitals risk major cuts or closure under the...
Nearly 100 patients died waiting for care at LA VA hospital, report finds
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Nearly 100 patients died waiting for care at LA VA hospital, report finds

June 24th, 2017 | by Contributor
June 23, 2017, 6:33 PM| A new report by the Veterans Affairs inspector general shows that 43 percent of the 225 patients who died between October 2014 and August 2015 at the Los Angeles VA facility were waiting for appointments...
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