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Congressional Republicans are Finally Sending Obama a Bill to Repeal Obamacare!

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After five long, grueling years, Congressional Republicans are finally sending President Obama a bill to repeal Obamacare! It’s been a long slog for conservatives who have been demanding this legislation for years, but the day has finally come, and now

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The Cost of Conservative Incrementalism: The Foredoomed Bill that Repeals ObamaCare and Defunds Planned Parenthood

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The House just passed a bill that would repeal ObamaCare and defund Planned Parenthood. Don’t rejoice just yet because it means almost nothing. Yes, there is basically no way it will actually accomplish anything at all: Congress sent an ObamaCare

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VA Nurse Charged with Manslaughter is Still Working with Patients!

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A 240-pound Department of Veterans Affairs nurse’s aide charged with manslaughter in the death of a 70-year-old patient was returned to work at the hospital this month three days before hitting the two-year mark of being on paid leave, against

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FDA Relaxes Rules for Homosexual Blood Donors … They Say It’s Still Not Enough

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The FDA recently relaxed its rules for homosexuals who want to donate blood. Apparently, homosexuals are now allowed to give blood if they have refrained from homosexual contact for a year. But homosexuals and activists say this new rule is still

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Another State is Cutting Ties with Planned Parenthood!

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Oklahoma Republican Gov. Mary Fallin ordered the Oklahoma Health Care Authority to terminate contracts with two Planned Parenthood affiliates Thursday, citing billing problems. Fallin said she made the decision because of problems with the two affiliates overcharging Oklahoma residents for services by

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The Supreme Court will Weigh In on Obamacare... Again

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The U.S. Supreme Court said Friday it will rule on Obamacare’s contraception mandate after multiple religious groups have taken issue with its mandate that they provide insurance coverage including contraception to employees. This is the fourth time a part of Obamacare

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Colombian Man with HIV Killed by His Tapeworm’s Cancer

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That headline slays me. Can you imagine how one person’s life could get any worse than that? First, you contract HIV. Bummer. Then you get a tapeworm. Super bummer. Then your tapeworm gets cancer. Yay! Wait. Not so fast. The

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New York's Failed Obamacare Co-Op Deliberately Misled Government...?

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New York insurance regulators said Friday the financial condition of Health Republic of New York, the largest of 23 health insurance co-ops established by a $2.4 billion Obamacare program, is “substantially worse than the company previously reported in its filings.”

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American Academy of Pediatrics: Global Warming is a “Rising Public Health Threat to All Children”

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The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is linking children’s health and wellbeing with the “rising threat” of manmade global warming. Not surprisingly, their link is built on the basic premise that “97%” of a select few government-funded scientists can’t be

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Government Plans to Force Doctors to Take LGBTQ Sensitivity Training

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With the number of gay and transgender people on the upswing in the District of Columbia, city council members want to force doctors to take cultural competency classes to better accommodate them. The council heard testimony Wednesday from local activists

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Has Breast Cancer Awareness Reduced Breast Cancer Fatalities?

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Short answer: not really. Don’t get me wrong. I’m sure the pink ribbons, pink uniforms, bumper stickers, and no-bra days have “raised awareness” about breast cancer. The question is, has it actually done anything to reduce breast cancer deaths? At

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Bill to Defund Planned Parenthood and Gut Obamacare Moves Forward!

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The House Budget Committee advanced a GOP reconciliation bill Friday that would unravel major components of the Affordable Care Act and temporarily stop Planned Parenthood from receiving federal funds. “Together, this package will dismantle many of the key elements of

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