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SiliconIndia
American Doctors Seek End to Physician ShortageThis includes a provision for green cards for physicians graduating from accred
American Doctors Seek End to Physician Shortage
SiliconIndia / Posted 5 days ago
This includes a provision for green cards for physicians graduating from accredited US residency programmes in the proposed comprehensive immigration reform bill. The Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) predicts that America will need... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Solvent Again, State Rural Health Association Rising Slowly, CarefullyThe California State Rural Health Association, solvent again after wrestling wi
Solvent Again, State Rural Health Association Rising Slowly, Carefully
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 14 days ago
The California State Rural Health Association, solvent again after wrestling with debt since closing up shop two years ago, is keeping tabs on legislation affecting rural health providers and planning a membership drive. "We're still in existence,... Read more
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The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle
Canadian ports eating our lunchUnfortunately, U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Seattle, was correct earlier this yea
Canadian ports eating our lunch
The Omak-Okanogan County Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
Unfortunately, U.S. Rep. Jim McDermott, D-Seattle, was correct earlier this year when he said Canada’s West Coast ports are “eating our lunch.” Both Washington and British Columbia are blessed with deep water seaports closer to Asian markets than... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
How SC members of Congress voted, week ending July 31Civil Service Job Protections: The House on July 29 voted, 256-170, to scale ba
How SC members of Congress voted, week ending July 31
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 28 days ago
Civil Service Job Protections: The House on July 29 voted, 256-170, to scale back civil-service job protections to make it easier to fire or demote poorly performing Department of Veterans Affairs employees. A yes vote was to pass HR 1994 over... Read more
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The Irish Times
‘O’Dynamite’ Rossa: Was Fenian leader the first terrorist? Radicalised by the Famine, his funeral became a propaganda coup for the moveme
‘O’Dynamite’ Rossa: Was Fenian leader the first terrorist?
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
Radicalised by the Famine, his funeral became a propaganda coup for the movement ‘Jeremiah O’Donovan Rossa creates terrorism as we understand it in the 20th century,” the historian Dr Shane... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Another hurdle down, others to go on convention center Hyatt projectA key roadblock to building a swank Hyatt hotel at the Oregon Convention Center
Another hurdle down, others to go on convention center Hyatt project
OregonLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
A key roadblock to building a swank Hyatt hotel at the Oregon Convention Center would seem removed this week by a second court decision saying Multnomah County was within its bounds to deny a request for a public vote on the matter. But the losers... Read more
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Providence Business News
House passes three-month highway bill without Ex-Im renewalWASHINGTON - The U.S. House passed a three-month highway funding bill as member
House passes three-month highway bill without Ex-Im renewal
Providence Business News / Posted 1 months ago
WASHINGTON - The U.S. House passed a three-month highway funding bill as members prepare to leave for an August recess without considering a long-term proposal by the Senate. The stopgap measure, passed 385-34 Wednesday, would extend highway... Read more

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