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  1. Kobach proposes tougher work rules for welfare in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    3 min ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Kris Kobach announces proposals to impose work requirements, drug testing and immigration requirements for participation by Kansans in Medicaid during a press conference Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2018, at the Kansas GOP headquarters in Topeka, Kan.

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  2. More cut from insurance rollsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | Arkansas Times

    The Washington Post published on Oct. 14 a lengthy investigation of Little Rock Police Department practices, focusing especially on the arrest of Roderick Talley, who was injured when the LRPD blasted open the door to his apartment during a "no-knock" search warrant. He was then arrested, even though police found only a tiny amount of marijuana in the apartment - not cocaine, as the search and seizure warrant said was believed to be in Talley's residence.

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  3. Feinstein takes heat over Trump, immigration in only debateRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Fairbanks Daily News-Miner

    U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein talked up the knowledge and accomplishments that come from her long career in Washington during a debate Wednesday as her rival in the November election, fellow Democrat Kevin de Leon, suggested she's to blame for dysfunction in Congress and the lack of action on immigration and climate change.

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  4. DeWine not alone in GOP facing pre-existing conditions pushRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Whiznews.com

    Republican Attorney General Mike DeWine has reached back to a U.S. Senate debate from 1994 to defend himself. That's despite DeWine joining a Republican lawsuit against the Affordable Care Act in 2011.

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  5. A Party of TrumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    Rick Scott had been governor of Florida for barely three months when questions first mounted about conflicts of interest. Fabulously wealthy but a newcomer to politics, Mr. Scott mandated random drug testing for state workers in March 2011, and was pushing the legislature to require it for welfare recipients.

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  6. Big gaps between Rep. Debbie Lesko and Hiral Tipirneni on health care and Social SecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | The Arizona Republic

    Congressional District 8 rivals Debbie Lesko, a Republican, and Hiral Tipirneni, a Democrat, diverge on health care and Social Security spending. Big gaps between Rep. Debbie Lesko and Hiral Tipirneni on health care and Social Security Congressional District 8 rivals Debbie Lesko, a Republican, and Hiral Tipirneni, a Democrat, diverge on health care and Social Security spending.

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  7. Libertarian Jarvis Opposes Medicaid Expansion, FMLA LegislationRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Libertarian gubernatorial nominee Jilletta Jarvis supports job training as part of any initiative to combat the opioid epidemic in New Hampshire, but she's opposed to Medicaid expansion, which several state leaders say has been a critical tool in response to the health crisis. Morning Edition host Rick Ganley interviewed Jarvis to further discuss health care issues.

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  8. EDITORIAL: Let the billionaires decide?Read the original story

    32 min ago | Timberjay Newspapers Online

    Should billionaire casino magnates and oil company executives from other parts of the United States have the right to determine the Eighth District's next congressman? That's the question that voters in our region should be asking themselves as a literal handful of the country's mega-rich are pouring millions of dollars into attacks against DFLer ... (more)

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  9. McConnell: Republicans might revisit Obamacare repealRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | KDXY-FM Jonesboro

    Republicans could try again to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in U.S. elections next month, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday, calling a failed 2017 push to repeal the healthcare law a "disappointment." In a forecast of 2019 policy goals tempered by uncertainty about who will win the congressional elections, McConnell also blamed costly social programs, such as Social Security and Medicare, for the fast-rising national debt.

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  10. Amid nationwide e-cigarette - epidemic,' Miami Beach cracks down on sales to teensRead the original story w/Photo

    45 min ago | The Miami Herald

    Amid skyrocketing teen e-cigarette use nationwide, the city of Miami Beach on Wednesday passed new rules designed to keep the devices away from minors. Although federal law prohibits the sale of e-cigarettes to anyone under 18, teens in Miami Beach say they have been able to order the devices online, get an unscrupulous adult to buy them, or find a smoke shop that doesn't ask for ID.

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  11. Republicans May Try to Repeal Obamacare AgainRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Taegan Goddard's Political Wire

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell told Reuters that Republicans could try again to repeal Obamacare if they win enough seats in U.S. elections next month, calling a failed 2017 push to repeal the healthcare law a "disappointment." Said McConnell: "If we had the votes to completely start over, we'd do it.

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  12. McConnell: GOP may attempt Obamacare repeal after midtermsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Post-Standard

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell , R-Ky., said Wednesday that Republicans may try once again to repeal the Affordable Care Act after the November midterm elections, reviving an issue that polls show has swung sharply in the Democrats' favor. In an interview with Reuters, McConnell said that his party's failure last year to repeal the health-care law, also known as Obamacare, was "the one disappointment of this Congress from a Republican point of view."

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  13. 3rd District rivals clash on taxes, health care, impeachmentRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Kentucky's lone Democratic congressman said Wednesday he believes President Donald Trump has committed impeachable offenses but tamped down talk of following through, saying the House should only pursue impeachment if there's bipartisan support. During a debate highlighting stark contrasts with his GOP challenger on tax and heath care polices, it was U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth 's stance on impeachment that drew some of the sharpest criticism from Republican Vickie Yates Glisson .

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  14. Mississippi editorial roundupRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Washington Times

    After years of delays on the issue, the Mississippi Legislature passed in August a comprehensive package to fund needed repairs to the state's roads and bridges. The package included a new lottery and also diverted revenue from online sales taxes and sports gambling.

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  15. McConnell: GOP could try to repeal ObamaCare again after midtermsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Hill

    "If we had the votes to completely start over, we'd do it," McConnell told Reuters in an interview on Wednesday. "But that depends on what happens in a couple weeks," he added, referring to the midterm elections.

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  16. Dems shift line of attack, warning of GOP threat to MedicareRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Westport News

    In this Oct. 10, 2018 photo, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell of Ky., speaks after the Republican policy luncheon on Capitol Hill in Washington. With the GOP tax plan contributing to rising federal deficits, Democrats are warning that Republicans will go after cuts to Medicare, Medicaid and Social Security if they control Congress after the midterms.

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  17. U.S. budget deficit hits highest level in 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Courier

    The federal budget deficit has surged to $779 billion in fiscal 2018, its highest level in six years as President Donald Trump's tax cuts caused the government to borrow more heavily in order to cover its spending. The Treasury Department said Monday that the deficit climbed $113 billion from fiscal 2017.

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  18. Tawne's Tailgate Tour @ 5th Street StationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... t month, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday, calling a failed 2017 push to repeal the healthcare law a "disappointment."

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  19. Fuel Up FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    ... t month, Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell said on Wednesday, calling a failed 2017 push to repeal the healthcare law a "disappointment."

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  20. Family makes plea to keep child on ventilatorRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABC15.com

    The parents of Payton Summons, who was declared brain-dead , have been granted more time to keep their 9-year-old on a ventilator at a Fort Worth, Texas, hospital. Lawyers for Payton's family filed a new request on Monday to extend a temporary restraining order that would keep her on the machine at Cook Children's Medical Center.

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