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Washington Post

Bill Cassidy: The public face of a doomed health-care bill
Washington Post
Bill Cassidy of Louisiana walked down a hallway flanked by three members of the Capitol Police, each ready to ward off protesters who might confront him about his health-care bill. It was an unusual day for the little-known Republican senator, spent ...
Health Bill Appears Dead as Pivotal GOP Senator Declares OppositionNew York Times
McConnell: Debate over nation's health care will continueABC News
As senators defect, GOP concedes health bill's fate bleakChicago Tribune
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NPR

Republican Congressional Leaders Sound Ready To Move On From Health Care To Taxes
NPR
Updated at 11:35 am ET. Republicans in Congress sound as if they might be ready to move on from health care. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said from the Senate floor that debate on a last-ditch effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care ...
Mitch McConnell's Stature Left Bruised by Alabama Runoff, Health-Bill WoesWall Street Journal (subscription)
First Read's Morning Clips: Collins Delivers Fatal Blow to Health BillNBCNews.com
The Latest: Trump disappointed in GOP health bill defectorsModesto Bee

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New York Times

Health Care, NFL, Puerto Rico: Your Tuesday Briefing
New York Times
“Sweeping reforms to our health care system and to Medicaid can't be done well in a compressed time frame, especially when the actual bill is a moving target,” she said on Monday. Credit Tom Brenner/The New York Times. The nonpartisan Congressional ...



CNN

As health bill teeters, Medicaid recipients watch nervously
ABC News
With the latest Republican health care overhaul teetering near collapse, one group in particular is watching with heightened anxiety. The debate in Congress is personal for many of those who gained coverage through Medicaid in the 31 states that ...
Why single payer health care is a terrible optionCNN
5 Americans Talk About How A Health Law Overhaul Would Affect ThemNPR
This Republican health-care bill is the most monstrous yetWashington Post
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CNBC

Out-of-pocket health costs hit old, poor, women hardest
CNBC
Low-income people, older people and women tend to pay a greater share of their incomes toward out-of-pocket health costs. Spending on out-of-pocket expenses tends to spike in March and April, when 80 percent of Americans get their tax refunds. "The top ...

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Money Magazine

Barack Obama Got Paid $400000 for a Speech to Health Care Execs. Here's What He Told Them
Money Magazine
President Barack Obama said in a keynote address at a global health care conference on Monday that politics and ideology must be pushed aside in the quest for true, lasting solutions for health care reform. Obama was reportedly paid $400,000 to give ...



Dallas News

Amputee not hopeful about being able to find a health plan
Dallas News
Five months ago, Michael Orlie could barely afford his family's monthly health insurance premiums, debating at month's end what he should pay first: the mortgage or healthcare bill. Now, he needs a new socket for his prosthetic leg. And it's going to ...



PBS NewsHour

Collins' opposition all but kills GOP health care drive
ABC News
The last-gasp Republican drive to tear down President Barack Obama's health care law essentially died Monday as Maine Sen. Susan Collins joined a small but decisive cluster of GOP senators in opposing the push. The Maine moderate said in a statement ...
Collins opposes latest GOP health care plan, jeopardizing chances for reformPBS NewsHour

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Chicago Tribune

Being empathetic is good, but it can hurt your health
Chicago Tribune
In a study published last year in the journal Health Psychology, researchers looked at the effects of parental empathy on 247 pairs of parents and adolescents. Through blood tests, questionnaire responses and daily diary entries, researchers found that ...



AL.com

Jefferson County Health Department to launch center to help prevent drug overdose deaths
AL.com
The Jefferson County Department of Health will receive $300,000 from the Department of Justice to help establish a resource recovery center in Birmingham, U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town and Jefferson County Health Officer Mark E. Wilson announced.


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