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Coverage vs. care

Coverage vs. care

By J.C. Derrick
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Healthcare | Medicaid expansion under Obamacare may result in more Americans being covered, but it is deepening long-standing problems with the program at the expense of…

Harmful hype?

By Julie Borg
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Science | President links health risks to climate change in order to justify executive actions 

Gyrocopter jaunt shows capital’s restricted airspace is a flying free-for-all

By Rob Holmes
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Homeland Security | The small, open-air gyrocopter that landed at the U.S. Capitol this month continues to churn big debate. The aircraft flew through miles of restricted…

Abortion advocates protest new Louisiana health regulations

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s administration has rewritten the state’s abortion facility regulations to reflect changes in state law and improve women’s…

Long-awaited Loretta Lynch nomination approved

By Leigh Jones
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Government | The Senate voted to confirm Loretta Lynch as U.S. attorney general today, making her the first African-American woman to hold the post. Although some…

Flunking civics should no longer be an option

Flunking civics should no longer be an option

By Cal Thomas
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Education | “Don’t know much about history” —Sam Cooke It’s an old joke, but one that is a commentary on our times. A pollster asks, “What do you think about…

The happiness platform

The happiness platform

By D.C. Innes
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Government | With the presidential nominating season now under way, ideas and promises for improving our lives are filling our ears, but they tend to focus on economic…

California pregnancy centers fight law forcing them to give abortion info

By Courtney Crandell
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Abortion | California lawmakers are moving forward with a bill that would require pregnancy care centers to tell clients they can get abortions from state-funded…

Rubio begins campaign touting tax reform

By J.C. Derrick
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Campaign 2016 | Proposed reform plan would cut taxes for 90 percent of Americans

Medicare overhaul could mean higher costs for everyone

Medicare overhaul could mean higher costs for everyone

By Lynde Langdon
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Healthcare | A bipartisan effort to fix longstanding problems with Medicare passed the Senate on Tuesday with a hefty price tag attached. Though the changes will…

Wyoming Catholics stay off the federal aid reservation

By James Bruce
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Religious Liberty | Wyoming Catholic College (WCC) has decided to forgo Title IV federal funding in order to protect its commitment to Roman Catholic teaching. In doing so, the…

Midday Roundup: Most tax filers will get refunds, IRS says

By Lynde Langdon
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Newsworthy | Tax day. Today is the annual deadline for filing individual income tax returns, and the IRS says about 78 percent of income-tax filers this year qualified for…

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