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What the Midterms Mean for Health Care

It was no different with health care ... tax passed in Multnomah County. The two ballot initiatives were framed as soda tax referendums because they were largely funded by big soda companies. In other ... read more

Oklahoma state question results show no urge for change

This was depicted as a green light for big, bad Walmart (which funded the initiative petition drive) to take over health care ... production tax collections to create a state budget reserve ... read more

Health care, Trump among diverse stands of Colorado hopefuls

Trump's efforts to dismantle former President Barack Obama's health care law top the list of issues. "Health care is on the ballot. Social Security ... He defends state constitutional limits on taxes ... read more

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Minnesota’s big races — and there are a lot of them — near the finish line. Here’s a refresher on their top issues

Odds are, it’ll be on the ballot Tuesday. From governor to Congress to state lawmakers to judges to county ... Smith and Housley disagree on most of the big issues — from health care to taxes to Presi... read more


The Latest: Nevada voters OK medical equipment tax relief

Supporters called taxes on medical equipment unfair to sick, injured or dying Nevadans who pay directly or through higher insurance premiums. Opponents argued that basic budget principles mean the sta... read more

Congress Awaits Verdict at the Ballot Box

Republicans hold a 23-seat majority in the House and a precarious, one-seat majority in the Senate; if they maintain control, Trump and his allies are likely to pursue an aggressive legislative agenda ... read more

Voters put Democrats in charge at State House with majorities in House and Senate

LePage vetoed bills five times that would have expanded the state’s Medicaid system to an additional 70,000 low-income Mainers. He has stalled implementation of expansion – which voters approved at th... read more

All five Oklahoma state questions worthy of support

Opponents contend approval will essentially lead to a Walmart takeover of health care. But optometrists will still be subject to state licensure ... to operate from a big-box location. read more

The US government has huge debts, and House Democrats could lead the way on solutions – an economist explains how

Let’s start with taxes ... a big chunk, roughly $60 trillion, of our $200 trillion debt comes from Medicare and Medicaid, the challenge as I see it is how to make universal basic health care ... read more

The Latest: Oregon rejects measure banning grocery tax

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg -- a proponent of soda taxes in other places -- donated $1.5 million in the final two weeks before the election to the campaign against the grocery tax ban ... read more

The Latest: Election official: Last voter has cast a ballot

A state ... health care. The service manager at a big-box corporate retailer in Sparks says he's doing about the same financially under Trump as he did under Barack Obama. But Lavely says Trump hasn't ... read more



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