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White House officials — still racked with the loss of Joe Biden’s Build Back Better plan…

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Investor warning signs, China AV frenzy, 2022 insurtech trends – TechCrunch

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Sen. Cruz, Reps. Chip Roy and Mike Johnson Lead Amicus Brief Against Biden’s Federal Workforce Vaccine Mandate

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Congressional officials: key coronavirus funds dwindling

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US companies urge Biden and Congress to be cautious on Russia sanctions

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Congress plans to clean up cryptocurrency mining in the United States

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Supreme Court blocks Biden’s COVID vaccine rule for corporations, allows mandate for health care workers

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‘Wicked hard’: Biden and Congress fight to cut US emissions

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Live Covid updates: Omicron news, vaccines and more

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Kemp to challenge federal government decision to reject key elements of its Medicaid plan

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As Omicron Rises, Sanders Says Congress Must Ensure Mass Distribution of N95 Masks

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Press review: Putin toughens NATO, Congress dismayed by Biden’s Syrian policy – Press review

Vedomosti: Russia is not currently considering talks with Ukraine Russian foreign policy was one of the…

Senator Cramer and colleagues oppose Biden’s vaccine mandate for healthcare workers

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The United States spent most of the aid and stimulus money

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Congress avoids government shutdown after party leaders resolve GOP deadlock on vaccine mandate

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Health worker immunization mandate challenged by AG Cameron blocked nationwide – 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Hospitals across the country won’t have to make sure their workers are vaccinated after a judge…

Congress ‘asleep on the switch’ as ​​Biden pursues Trump-Era ploy to privatize Medicare

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Members of Congress in Washington and Idaho Vote Party Line on $ 2 trillion Build Back Better Act

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Law to stop surprise medical bills faces rejection from doctors: gunfire

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Night Health Care – The Race for Boosters

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At global summits, Biden seeks to capitalize on China’s absence

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For Coloradans, Health Literacy More Important Than Ever

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Plan to ‘Build Back Better’ Would Make Medicaid Bigger with Less Flexibility and Accountability

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GOP doc provides brief medical advice on virus immunity

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America and Europe’s subplot caught against the tide

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It’s time to cut the cost of prescription drugs – my plan for nonprofit manufacturers would be a step forward

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A Guide to the Upcoming Health Insurance Market in Maine and What It Means for You

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Senate upholds Biden’s consumer watchdog, sparking industry crackdown – POLITICO

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Reviews | Hollywood Recovery, Live Events in the Age of Covid and Microsoft

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Organize UVM attracts students to protest oil sands pipeline completion – The Vermont Cynic

Organizer UVM joined other organizations and activists in downtown Burlington on September 24 to protest the…

Covid rapid test pricing: how a law allows labs to charge any price

At the pharmacy, a quick Covid test usually costs less than $ 20. Across the country,…

China welcomes Huawei executive house, Trudeau embraces Canadians freed by Beijing

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Big Tech Should Pay To Damage Mental Health

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Building a strong public health capacity across the United States

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Wisconsin Could See Major Changes If Congress Passes “Build Back Better”

In Washington, DC, two intertwined pieces of legislation are trapped in feuds between House and Senate…

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Biden’s candidate for US envoy to Israel says he supports Iron Dome funding

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Blinken defends Afghan withdrawal in difficult US congressional hearing

WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 (Reuters) – Secretary of State Antony Blinken brushed aside criticism over the withdrawal…

GOP blocks Biden candidates for key diplomatic positions

WASHINGTON – Gentry O. Smith was a cop in his hometown of Raleigh, North Carolina, before…

Health invoices on CMS, infrastructure, eviction

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Things to watch out for in Ohio’s special election primaries

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US Treasury Secretary Yellen Warns Congress Of Debt Ceiling

WASHINGTON, July 23 (Reuters) – US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Friday urged lawmakers to raise…

McConnell predicts that no Republican will support raising the debt ceiling

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US says working with private sector and Congress on Internet for Cuba

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As Americans reject COVID vaccines, other parts of the world demand access – Baptist News Global

To understand the problem of global inequalities in COVID vaccines, Consider these statistics: “We have passed…

Gun violence health costs exceed $ 1 billion annually, GAO says

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Congress reintroduces the VALID law, diagnostic reform is possible

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Protect Michigan Patients and Rural Hospitals in Medical Billing Rules

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