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Sky News Australia
Cabinet to consider terms of royal commissionthe royal commission will be restricted to the NT, saying a broader focus could
Cabinet to consider terms of royal commission
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 minutes ago
the royal commission will be restricted to the NT, saying a broader focus could cause the inquiry to lose its way. Human Services Minister Alan Tudge said if other state and territory governments believed their jurisdictions also had issues... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
UPMC paying $2.5 milion to settle overbilling claimsoversaw the procedures. UPMC paid the government $17 million in 1998 after an
UPMC paying $2.5 milion to settle overbilling claims
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 19 minutes ago
oversaw the procedures. UPMC paid the government $17 million in 1998 after an audit by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services uncovered that specific type of overbilling, but this earlier settlement "obviously did not constitute a... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
NH Company recalls more than 8,000 lbs of beef, some sold in MEcase of E.coli has been confirmed in New Hampshire related to ground beef, acco
NH Company recalls more than 8,000 lbs of beef, some sold in ME
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 53 minutes ago
case of E.coli has been confirmed in New Hampshire related to ground beef, according to the N.H. Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health. All the people have been infected with the same strain of E. coli since June,... Read more
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TribLIVE
UPMC, others to pay government $2.5 million in Medicare billing casefiled the lawsuit, it was kept under seal while the FBI and the inspector gener
UPMC, others to pay government $2.5 million in Medicare billing case
TribLIVE / Posted 58 minutes ago
filed the lawsuit, it was kept under seal while the FBI and the inspector general for the Department of Health and Human Services investigated their claims and federal prosecutors decided whether to intervene in the case. The government... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
VIDEO: Dog says 'mama' for a chance at takeout foodnow available for Texas womenMore physicians and affordable healthcare now avai
VIDEO: Dog says 'mama' for a chance at takeout food
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted an hour ago
now available for Texas womenMore physicians and affordable healthcare now available for Texas women The Texas Health and Human Services Commission has launched its Healthy Texas Women Program designed to extend access for women to obtain free to... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
City notes: Pok�mon Go tournament at UNF on FridayState College at Jacksonville was awarded a four-year grant from a division of
City notes: Pok�mon Go tournament at UNF on Friday
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 2 hours ago
State College at Jacksonville was awarded a four-year grant from a division of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to provide scholarships for disadvantaged full-time students in the school�s nursing program. FSCJ received... Read more
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Daily Journal
Nurse in needle stabbing case worked for state2015. A state-maintained database of registered nurses lists just one Naomi Der
Nurse in needle stabbing case worked for state
Daily Journal / Posted 2 hours ago
2015. A state-maintained database of registered nurses lists just one Naomi Derrick. Officials for the N.J. Department of Human Services did not immediately respond to requests for information about Derrick's employment history or current... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
AL woman convicted of putting baby in hot oven in 2002 denied parolenow available for Texas womenMore physicians and affordable healthcare now avai
AL woman convicted of putting baby in hot oven in 2002 denied parole
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 hours ago
now available for Texas womenMore physicians and affordable healthcare now available for Texas women The Texas Health and Human Services Commission has launched its Healthy Texas Women Program designed to extend access for women to obtain free to... Read more
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New Now Next
The FDA Might Be Reconsidering Its One-Year Ban On Gay Blood Donationpolicy. In response to this, Baldwin, along with 24 other US Senators, penned
The FDA Might Be Reconsidering Its One-Year Ban On Gay Blood Donation
New Now Next / Posted 3 hours ago
policy. In response to this, Baldwin, along with 24 other US Senators, penned a letter urging the Department of Health & Human Services to change its policy on blood donations. An additional letter was sent later with signatures from over 100... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
State waits a month to test disabled Texans for lead exposure, skewing resultsand nervous system failure and even death. But the National Toxicology Program
State waits a month to test disabled Texans for lead exposure, skewing results
Dallas Morning News / Posted 3 hours ago
and nervous system failure and even death. But the National Toxicology Program within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services found that even blood lead levels less than five and 10 micrograms per deciliter "are associated with adverse... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Hutchinson announces plans to call special election to fill Rep. Lampkin's District 9 seatseek the Democratic nomination for the seat. Burch, of Monticello, is also an a
Hutchinson announces plans to call special election to fill Rep. Lampkin's District 9 seat
Arkansas Times / Posted 3 hours ago
seek the Democratic nomination for the seat. Burch, of Monticello, is also an attorney for the Arkansas Department of Human Services. Retired brigadier general and attorney LeAnne Burch to seek nomination for District 9 state... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Texas Abortion Booklet Revisions Called Even More Inaccuratechanges were formally proposed June 28. After the 30-day public comment period
Texas Abortion Booklet Revisions Called Even More Inaccurate
KERA North Texas / Posted 3 hours ago
changes were formally proposed June 28. After the 30-day public comment period ends Friday, DSHS and the Health and Human Services Commission will evaluate the comments and consider revisions before publishing a final version, Williams said.... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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Providence Business News
Todd Thomasof Education and advanced manufacturing grants and programming with the EDA but
Todd Thomas
Providence Business News / Posted 5 hours ago
of Education and advanced manufacturing grants and programming with the EDA but also ones at the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services that look to tap retirees in science, engineering and manufacturing backgrounds to help pass along to younger... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Abortion Booklet Revisions Called Even More Inaccuratechanges were formally proposed June 28. After the 30-day public comment period
Abortion Booklet Revisions Called Even More Inaccurate
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 5 hours ago
changes were formally proposed June 28. After the 30-day public comment period ends Friday, DSHS and the Health and Human Services Commission will evaluate the comments and consider revisions before publishing a final version, Williams said.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Clinton's affair with Monica Lewinsky sent outrage through his staffthe legacy of his administration, and was also bitterly painful for Hillary Cli
Clinton's affair with Monica Lewinsky sent outrage through his staff
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
the legacy of his administration, and was also bitterly painful for Hillary Clinton Former Secretary of Health and Human Services Donna Shalala recalls Lewinsky, pictured in 1998, 'outside in the Chief of Staff's office, sitting at one of... Read more
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NJ.com
Protest against child, forced marriages: 'I lived with my rapist'of the AHA Foundation, said of the "common sense" bill. As for Amin, she said
Protest against child, forced marriages: 'I lived with my rapist'
NJ.com / Posted 6 hours ago
of the AHA Foundation, said of the "common sense" bill. As for Amin, she said she will soon have an associate degree in human services and plans to create a group-home for girls who have gone through what she has. "Child marriages are happening... Read more
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Bergen.com
EBCBOR volunteers prepare dinners for Family Promiseat the Family Promise Walk-In Dinner on Monday, where volunteers prepared meals
EBCBOR volunteers prepare dinners for Family Promise
Bergen.com / Posted 6 hours ago
at the Family Promise Walk-In Dinner on Monday, where volunteers prepared meals at Bergen County Housing, Health and Human Services Center (BHHHSC) in Hackensack. Benefits &... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Dem convention speeches Day 2: CNN’s Reality Check Team vets the claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
Dem convention speeches Day 2: CNN’s Reality Check Team vets the claims
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 7 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Mom speaks out after son overheats, dies while working outsidenow available for Texas womenMore physicians and affordable healthcare now avai
Mom speaks out after son overheats, dies while working outside
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 8 hours ago
now available for Texas womenMore physicians and affordable healthcare now available for Texas women The Texas Health and Human Services Commission has launched its Healthy Texas Women Program designed to extend access for women to obtain free to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Nangle not holding breath on nonprofit tax legislationnow raising their concerns and issues," Nangle said. More than a dozen major or
Nangle not holding breath on nonprofit tax legislation
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
now raising their concerns and issues," Nangle said. More than a dozen major organizations from the health care, housing, human services and education sectors have written to lawmakers warning that the non-profit tax would "shatter the social... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hutchinson backs college funding shift-- up from $5.19 billion in fiscal 2016 -- with most of the increase of $142.7
Hutchinson backs college funding shift
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
-- up from $5.19 billion in fiscal 2016 -- with most of the increase of $142.7 million intended for the Department of Human Services and public schools. State general revenue for the colleges and universities remained flat at $733 million in... Read more
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Salon.com
Dreams from their mothers: Hillary and Obama bending history for women againin the White House; Hillary Clinton as the former secretary of state; Kathleen
Dreams from their mothers: Hillary and Obama bending history for women again
Salon.com / Posted 9 hours ago
in the White House; Hillary Clinton as the former secretary of state; Kathleen Sebelius in the Department of Health and Human Services; Janet Napolitano as the homeland secretary; Janet Yellen at the Federal Reserve; and Susan Rice and Samantha... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
New Health Center Opens At Greenwich's Wilbur Peck Courtquality health care services. FCHC was made possible by a "New Access Points"
New Health Center Opens At Greenwich's Wilbur Peck Court
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 11 hours ago
quality health care services. FCHC was made possible by a "New Access Points" grant by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, and additional support from the TurningPoint Foundation, the Mark Family Foundation and the Greenwich Housing... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Your Period: What's Normal, What's Notsuddenly get a fever and feel sick after using tampons. You bleed after menopa
Your Period: What's Normal, What's Not
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 hours ago
suddenly get a fever and feel sick after using tampons. You bleed after menopause. Source: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women's Health Stages of Menopause Perimenopause: This is the time leading up to a woman's last... Read more
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The Age
Child protection worker's name revealed to sex offender in fresh privacy breachof major security violations affecting vulnerable children and foster carers wh
Child protection worker's name revealed to sex offender in fresh privacy breach
The Age / Posted 11 hours ago
of major security violations affecting vulnerable children and foster carers who interact with the leak-plagued Health and Human Services department. Revelations that private information has been released by a second department and suggesting... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
WMTW Portland / Posted 11 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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KOCO 5 Oklahoma City
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
KOCO 5 Oklahoma City / Posted 11 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
WLKY Louisville / Posted 11 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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WBAL-TV Baltimore
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
WBAL-TV Baltimore / Posted 11 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 12 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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WYFF 4 Greenville
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
WYFF 4 Greenville / Posted 12 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 12 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 12 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 12 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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Daily Journal
COMMENTARY: 3 ways to address mental healthof Representatives recently passed, in a nearly unanimous vote, legislation tha
COMMENTARY: 3 ways to address mental health
Daily Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
of Representatives recently passed, in a nearly unanimous vote, legislation that would expand the Department of Health and Human Services’ role in mental health care, increase access to psychiatric hospitals and add additional mental health-related... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Juvenile detention center in Hempfield adds beds to fill needleft by the closing of a facility in Cambria County last month. “We're ready t
Juvenile detention center in Hempfield adds beds to fill need
TribLIVE / Posted 13 hours ago
left by the closing of a facility in Cambria County last month. “We're ready to go,” said Dirk Matson, Westmoreland County human services director. “We think we will get some additional revenue for this by (housing) juveniles from other... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
CNN's Reality Check Team vets the DNC claimsAmericans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, accor
CNN's Reality Check Team vets the DNC claims
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 14 hours ago
Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9 percent in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
CNN's Reality Check Team vets the DNC claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
CNN's Reality Check Team vets the DNC claims
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 14 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 14 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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CNN
CNN's Reality Check Team vets the DNC claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
CNN's Reality Check Team vets the DNC claims
CNN / Posted 14 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 15 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
EXCLUSIVE: Father’s plea for help captured in 911 calls“She was threatening I never would see him again.” Wyckoff said he called law
EXCLUSIVE: Father’s plea for help captured in 911 calls
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted 15 hours ago
“She was threatening I never would see him again.” Wyckoff said he called law enforcement and the Iowa Department of Human Services (DHS) repeatedly because Erickson's mental health issues left her unstable. “A lot of times, when people... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Former Ventura County Human Services Agency employee sentenced in workers’ comp fraud caseA former Ventura County Human Services Agency employee was sentenced Tuesday to
Former Ventura County Human Services Agency employee sentenced in workers’ comp fraud case
Ventura County Star / Posted 15 hours ago
A former Ventura County Human Services Agency employee was sentenced Tuesday to 109 days in county jail and placed on probation for filing fraudulent workers' compensation claims. A jury in June found Linda Boggess, 59, guilty of four felony counts... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
Local 10 Miami / Posted 15 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 15 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
Democratic convention Day 2: CNN vets the claims
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 15 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
“Using sports as a tool:” Cream Skills Basketball combines ball & business; makes impact on youthyouth," Harvey said. Cream Skills Basketball Association The tragedy has stay
“Using sports as a tool:” Cream Skills Basketball combines ball & business; makes impact on youth
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 15 hours ago
youth," Harvey said. Cream Skills Basketball Association The tragedy has stayed with Harvey. He earned a degree in human services and has dedicated himself to working in the community with young people. "What I did was put a little spin on... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
CNN's Reality Check Team vets the DNC claims90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, accor
CNN's Reality Check Team vets the DNC claims
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 15 hours ago
90% of Americans have health insurance now. The number was 90.9% in 2015, according to the latest federal data. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell said in May that 20 million people have insurance because of the Affordable Care Act,... Read more
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