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Obama: Medicare crisis is only "political excuse"   - 4 Hours ago
As Medicare and Medicaid celebrate their 50th anniversary this week, President Obama is knocking critics who say the programs need drastic cuts to survive, accusing them of making a "political excuse."
  
    



Verizon workers in U.S. East could strike on Sunday -media   - 5 Hours ago
Aug 1 (Reuters) - Thousands of Verizon Communications Inc workers on the U.S. East Coast were poised to strike on Sunday after the company failed to reach agreement with unions as contract negotiations
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Miner Real Estate Team Outlines New HUD-1 Closing Process   - 13 Hours ago
Bob and Carrie Miner of Miner Real Estate Team today outlined the August 1st changes to the HUD-1 closing process, which will affect not only real estate professionals, but buyers and sellers, as well.
  
    



22:52 US civil rights march sets out from historic Selma   - 6 Hours ago
Civil rights campaigners in the US have begun a 40-day march to highlight what they say is a fresh attack on equal rights for African Americans. They set out from Selma, Alabama - the starting point
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Medicare Reform Are There Realistic Alternatives to a Jeb Bush Phaseout   - 8 Hours ago
Almost 54 million Americans rely on Medicare coverage to cover the majority of their healthcare costs, with most of them age 65 or older and living on a fixed income ...
  
    



Obama: Celebrating Fifty Years Of Medicare And Medicaid – Transcript   - 9 Hours ago
By Saturday, August 1st, 2015 In this week’s address, US President Barack Obama celebrated the fiftieth birthdays of Medicare and Medicaid, which together have allowed millions to live longer and
  
    


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Obama praises Medicare and Medicaid as programs mark 50th anniversary   - 9 Hours ago
Happy birthday, Medicare and Medicaid! President Obama bragged on a couple of America's most humane achievements in this morning's weekly address, laying out how over ...
  
    



How Welfare Spending Hurts the People It's Supposed to Help   - 11 Hours ago
Federal and state governments spent $1.02 trillion on welfare in 2014—an increase of $274 billion, or 36 percent, since 2003 after adjusting for inflation. At the federal level, the welfare bureaucracy
  
    



Medicare at 50: What's covered, what isn't   - 7/30/2015
Medicare, the landmark health insurance program for those 65 and older, turned 50 on Thursday. Some 55.2 million Americans are enrolled in the program and 91% of them, according to a Kaiser Family Foundation
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Obama marks 50th anniversary of Medicare, Medicaid   - 7/30/2015
President Obama marked the 50th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid Thursday by saying the U.S. should do more to expand and improve health care for all Americans, including the law he signed in 2010.
  
    



IIROC Trading Halt / Suspension de la negociation par l'OCRCVM - HUD   - 7/30/2015
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - July 30, 2015) - The following issues have been halted by IIROC / L'OCRCVM a suspendu la negociation des titres suivants: Company / Société : Hudson Resources
  
    



Obamacare's Medicaid Enrollment Explosion: A Looming Fiscal Nightmare For States   - 7/30/2015
By  Jonathan Ingram ,  Nic Horton  and  Josh Archambault — Mr. Ingram is Research Director, Mr. Horton is a Policy Impact Specialist and Mr. Archambault is a Senior Fellow at the Foundation for Government
  
    


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Change the World in Five Words (Today on U.S. Social Media-- July 29)   - 7/30/2015
#ChangetheWorldin5Words If you had one 5-word sentence to change the world, how would you write it? Bring peace, no more war. 31,000 tweets #BacktoBack Rapper Drake has recorded two songs criticizing
  
    



23-year-old Chinese Earns Prestigious Photography Scholarship(China on U.S. Social   - 7/30/2015
A 23 year-old Chinese young man named Yuyang Liu was awarded the prestigious Ian Parry Scholarship, awarded to gifted photographers at the beginning of their careers. Liu used photography to document
  
    



CVS, IBM partner for technology-based health care   - 7/30/2015
CVS Health and IBM announced Thursday they will join forces to improve health care management services to patients with chronic diseases with the help of advanced technology. The partnership between
  
    



Court upholds right-to-work for Mich. workers   - 7/30/2015
LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Supreme Court, in an opinion that , ruled Wednesday that Michigan's Civil Service Commission never had the authority to impose union fees on state workers, even before the
  
    



House Roll Call: Veterans Affairs Accountability Act   - 7/30/2015
The 256-170 roll call Wednesday by which the House passed the VA Accountability Act, making it easier to fire or demote employees at the Department of Veterans Affairs. A "yes" vote is a vote to pass
  
    



Texas Christian University student disciplined over social media comments   - 7/31/2015
By DALLAS (Reuters) - A Texas Christian University (TCU) student has been disciplined after posting online comments seen as racially offensive about current events, including rioting in Baltimore and
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Hillary Clinton's caution on abortion   - 7/29/2015
Last week, when Hillary Clinton was asked in South Carolina about an anti-abortion group’s secret recordings of Planned Parenthood officials, she offered a robust defense of the organization. But in an
  
    



CORRECTED-Wall Street not giving up on U.S. social impact bonds   - 7/29/2015
(Corrects paragraph 6 to add "social" to title, corrects paragraph 4 to show program's architects decided on shut down, not Vera Institute) By Jessica Toonkel (Reuters) - Wall Street firms like Deutsche
  
    



REFILE-Wall Street not giving up on U.S. social impact bonds   - 7/29/2015
(Adds "social" to Hattem's title in sixth paragraph) By Jessica Toonkel (Reuters) - Wall Street firms like Deutsche Bank , Santander Bank and Bank of America are still interested in backing U.S. social
  
    



Anthem's Enrollment Soars Thanks To Obamacare's Medicaid Expansion   - 7/29/2015
Follow Comments Following Comments Unfollow Comments Anthem Anthem (ANTM) said its enrollment in government business is on a roll with double-digit percentage growth in the expanded Medicaid program
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U.S. Social Media Hold Different Voices on Chinese Stock Crisis (China on U.S. Social   - 7/29/2015
US Social media is buzzing with opinions and reports on China’s recent stock market crisis. Many outlets are pointing the finger at Beijing and the inability to save the market; others are saying that
  
    



Famous Lion Killed by American in Zimbabwe (Today on U.S. Social Media-- July 28)   - 7/29/2015
#TomBrady The New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady failed to appeal his 4-game ban for allegedly playing a playoff game last year with deflated balls. 70,000 #TenThingsNottoSaytoaWriter The internet
  
    



Obama praises Medicare and Medicaid as programs mark 50th anniversary   - 10 Hours ago
-- See original here "These promises we made as a nation have saved millions of our own people from poverty and hardship, allowing us new freedom, new independence, and the chance to live longer,
  
    
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