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  1. Republicans set health care vote; Obama and TV host denounce planRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-La., accompanied by Sen. John Barrasso, R-Wy., and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, speaks with reporters about the Cassidy-Graham healthcare bill following the party luncheons on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, Sept.

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  2. These groups not happy with latest Obamacare repeal effortRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KSEE-TV Fresno

    Even as Republicans scramble to find the votes to pass their latest attempt to repeal Obamacare, the list of advocacy and industry groups opposed to the bill continues to grow. On Wednesday, the two major health insurance industry associations voiced their concerns about the legislation, which would jettison several major Obamacare provisions and curtail federal support of Medicaid.

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  3. Graham-Cassidy bill would cut funding to 34 states, report showsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Denver Post

    The latest Senate Republican drive to dismantle the Affordable Care Act would sharply reduce federal spending on health insurance and cause 34 states to lose such funding, according to an analysis that details the checkerboard of winners and losers the plan would create. The analysis by Avalere Health, a Washington-based health-policy consulting firm, forecasts that the amount of federal money devoted to Medicaid and private insurance subsidies would shrink by $215 billion between 2020, when the plan would begin, and 2026, the last year money is provided in the Cassidy-Graham bill.

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  4. Cuomo calls out hospital funding cuts, latest healthcare billRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

    In the face of the latest healthcare-overhaul legislation to be considered this year, Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo called out Congress over deep Medicaid cuts and the Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill. Billions in federal funding - Disproportionate Share Hospital payments to reimburse hospitals' uncompensated care costs through Medicaid - will be cut beginning Oct. 1. Services for low-income and uninsured individuals are expected to be most impacted.

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  5. Without price breaks, rural hospitals struggle to stock costly drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Gazette

    Stone County Medical Center pharmacist Mandy Langston, who has worked at the hospital for nine years, says she has seen how when a stroke patient receives the clot-busting drug Activase they "go from a vegetable to living within 30 minutes of getting the drug." Lulabelle Berry surveys the 600 acres she and her husband, Jimmy, own in the Ozarks near Mountain View, Arkansas.

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  6. Reviewing Vitae PharmaceuticalsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Political

    Vitae Pharmaceuticals and VIVUS are both healthcare companies, but which is the better business? We will compare the two companies based on the strength of their valuation, risk, earnings, dividends, institutional ownership, profitability and analyst recommendations. 72.6% of Vitae Pharmaceuticals shares are owned by institutional investors.

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  7. Insurers Oppose Latest Republican Obamacare Repeal EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    Insurance-industry groups said Wednesday that they oppose a Republican proposal to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, joining health-care providers in asking Senators to reject the bill. America's Health Insurance Plans and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association said they oppose the plan, backed by Republican Senators Lindsey Graham, Bill Cassidy, Dean Heller and Ron Johnson, because it would make it harder for individuals to get coverage and cut funding for Medicaid.

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  8. Republicans plan healthcare vote; Barack Obama and TV host denounce billRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    Republicans announced plans to vote next week on their latest bid to scuttle Obamacare even as a popular comedian denounced the bill and former President Barack Obama warned of "real human suffering." Senate Republicans announced plans to vote next week on their latest bid to scuttle Obamacare even as a popular comedian who has become part of the US healthcare debate denounced the bill and former President Barack Obama on Wednesday warned of "real human suffering."

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  9. Congress, fix and pass this Obamacare replacementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    It should be axiomatic among Republicans that Obamacare must be repealed and replaced during the current Congress. The last opportunity to do so appears to be the Graham-Cassidy bill.

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  10. Political divisions take center stage at Angels Camp town hallRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Union Democrat

    Tom McClintock waves to attendees of the town hall meeting as he entered the Bret Harte gym. - union democrat Tom McClintock waves to attendees of the town hall meeting as he entered the Bret Harte gym.

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  11. RH Line calls printed Sept. 21, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ReporterHerald.com

    "This is absolutely unbelievable that the Loveland City Council voted in favor of hiring outside experts to judge what the public wants as far as increasing taxes.

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  12. More Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

    Many are anxiously waiting for the special session on Pension Reform. Wednesday evening, several western Kentucky school systems held their own kind of special meeting.

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  13. As governor, nursing home point fingers, death toll climbs to 9Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Texarkana Gazette

    Police surround the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, which had no air conditioning after Hurricane Irma knocked out power, on Sept. 13, 2017 in Hollywood, Fla.

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  14. Groups push back against new 'Obamacare' repeal effortRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | West Virginia Metro

    As Republicans in the U.S. Senate work on passing its latest effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law, four West Virginia health care advocacy groups are asking lawmakers - specifically Sen. Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va. - to vote against the legislation.

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  15. Gulf County bay scallop season to openRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Suggested Tweet: Gulf County #scallop season to open Sept. 23. @MyFWC: #Florida The Gulf County bay scallop season will open to harvest Sept.

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  16. Obama: GOP's efforts to repeal health care 'aggravating'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Day

    Former President Barack Obama speaks during the Goalkeepers Conference hosted by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in New York.

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  17. Researchers explore new combination approach to treat high-risk soft-tissue sarcomasRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Medical News

    University of Maryland School of Medicine researchers are investigating a new approach to treat high-risk soft-tissue sarcomas by combining two immunotherapy drugs with radiation therapy to stimulate the immune system to destroy the main tumor as well as leftover microscopic cancer cells that may seed other tumors. In this trial, patients with soft-tissue sarcomas that have a high risk of spreading will receive drugs called checkpoint inhibitors as well as radiation, before they undergo surgery to remove the tumor.

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  18. The most common pre-existing medical conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    By the numbers, it looks like Americans are one unhealthy nation and could therefore have a lot to lose, depending on how the health care debate concludes. As many as one in two Americans has some kind of illness or condition that was, at one time, considered a pre-existing condition by insurance companies before Obamacare.

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  19. IRMAA and Medicare Premiums - Social Security MattersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Holtville Tribune

    Dear Rusty: Due to my adjusted income in 2015 my wife and I now have over $400 taken from our monthly Social Security fixed income to pay for our share of Medicare. I was let go from my last company of 27 years while I was on medical leave.

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  20. UPDATE 1-Democratic lawmakers seek probe of HHS secretary's use of private jetsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Several Democratic members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives asked on Wednesday for an investigation into a report that Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price used private jets to travel on government business. Politico reported on Tuesday that Price took private jets on five occasions for official business, which cost tens of thousands of dollars more than commercial flights.

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