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ATLANTA (AP) -- Last fall, when Martin Meltzer calculated that 1.4 million people might contract Ebola in West Africa, the world paid attention. This was, he said, a worst-case scenario. But Meltzer...
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2015/08/01 12:27
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If there’s such a thing as the first family of health care, the Lees may be it. Five decades ago, two brothers helped start Medicare. Their father inspired them and they, in turn, have inspired the...
2015/08/01 04:22
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No longer limited to that informational function, the polls have been used virtually to usurp the process. They will determine who deserves to be listened to, and who not, in next week's first...
2015/08/01 01:39
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At times, World Link’s Save Our Cities prayer rally on the State Capitol steps last Saturday seemed more like a political rally with elected officials and speakers from the NAACP, the Nation of Islam...
2015/07/31 20:50
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A local celebration of the 1965 Voting Rights Act will be held at 4 p.m. on Thursday in Jacksonville’s Main Library Conference Center at 303 Laura St. N. The public is invited to attend the reception...
2015/07/31 19:30
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The Voting Act was Signed into Law on August 6, 1965 July 31, 2015 The Birmingham Civil Rights Institute (BCRI) will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act with its final program,...
2015/07/31 19:28
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DON'T MISS: "The Daily Show With Jon Stewart" -- This certainly doesn't feel like a Moment of Zen. After 16 years, 19 Emmy Awards and more blistering one-liners than we can count, Stewart bids...
2015/07/31 19:19
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Fifty years ago this week, Lyndon Johnson signed into law Medicare, the first truly ambitious realization of the long-harbored liberal goal of securing a role for the federal government in providing...
2015/07/31 18:52
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Local News 7/31/2015 (Updated 2:24:19 PM)FOX 40 has learned of an incident in Sayre, PA resulting from a domestic dispute call to a Packer Avenue home, near Guthrie Hospital. A man is barricaded in...
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Comentario:Por Humberto Caspa, Ph.D. La legalización de matrimonio del mismo sexo fue, sin lugar a dudas, un hecho sin precedentes en nuestra sociedad. Esta nueva ley, sin embargo, no significa que...
2015/07/31 18:02
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On July 30th, 1965, President Lyndon Johnson signed into law the Social Security Amendment Act that created Medicare and Medicaid. At the signing ceremony, President Johnson enrolled President Truman...
2015/07/31 16:00
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Walter Mondale threw his arm around the shoulders of Al Quie, saying “there was a time when Republicans and Democrats would work together.’’ The two were among five people honored Thursday at a...
2015/07/31 15:00
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... YEARS AGO IN HISTORY President Lyndon Johnson signed the Medicare/Medicaid bill into law.4,000 paratroopers from the 101st Airborne Division landed in Cam Ranh Bay, South Vietnam. Author J.K....
2015/07/31 12:36
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Today, in addition to being the Feast of St. Ignatius of Loyola (happy feast to all my Jesuit friends!), is the 50th anniversary of the signing into law of two landmark social programs, Medicare and...
2015/07/31 03:52
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Local News David W. Sanford allegedly hit his 16-year-old son with a van after an argument on Tuesday. The son was transported to Cortland Regional Medical Center. Binghamton web design and website...
2015/07/31 01:20
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The conventional wisdom is that an independent presidential bid by New York billionaire Donald Trump would harm the Republican candidate in 2016. That’s probably incorrect. Most often, significant...
2015/07/30 22:26
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MARQUETTE -- A group of citizens gathered in front of Congressman Dan Benishek's office in Marquette Thursday afternoon. Their goal was to tell Benishek to protect and expand Medicare. The group...
2015/07/30 22:04
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CHAMPAIGN--Local health care advocates held a birthday party for two programs that have provided millions with health care since their inception. Medicaid and Medicare turned 50 years old Thursday...
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BALTIMORE (AP)- The Federal Emergency Management Agency has refused to reverse its denial of disaster aid to help Maryland and Baltimore recover millions of dollars in costs stemming from rioting in...
2015/07/30 18:13
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... -- Here is a look at the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which serves to protect and enforce the 14th and 15th Amendments. It was enacted in response to voter suppression in the 1960s by state and...
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