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217 Articles Matching "voters"

Democratic Debates: What The Candidates Told Older And Younger Voters

Jul 03, 2019 , Forbes
Analyzing the Democratic debates on issues for older and younger...
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Different Takes: Voters Will Remember Biden’s Unfortunate Flip-Flop On Abortion; There’s No Such Place Anymore As Being In the Middle Of The Road On Abortion

Jun 11, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial writers weigh in on abortion...
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Perspectives: Private Insurance Didn’t Prevent Her Bankruptcy; Voters Have Tuned Out Health Care Debate (For Now); Why Subject Everyone To Risky Government Run Health Care?

Jun 04, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on these health care topics and...
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State Highlights: Oregon Takes Steps To Combat Alarming Disappearances Of Native American Women; Philly Voters May Indirectly Decide Fate Of City’s Soda Tax

May 22, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Media outlets report on news from Oregon, Pennsylvania, California, Louisiana, Connecticut, Texas, Wisconsin, Ohio, Florida, Arizona, North Carolina and Minnesota....
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Abortion restrictions carry political risk for Republicans in 2020

May 16, 2019 , Reuters
The move by states like Alabama, Georgia and Ohio to impose drastic restrictions on abortion could bolster Republicans' support from religious voters wary of President Donald Trump but risks alienating moderates, political experts said on Wednesday....
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Doctors, Hospitals And Insurers Don Their Armor As They Prepare For A Fight Over Surprise Medical Bills

May 14, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
President Donald Trump added fuel to the fire over surprise medical bills last week when he called on Congress to take action on the issue, which has become a top concern for voters. Lawmakers are fully on board, but the question remains about who will pick up the extra costs if not patients. The powerful industries that any legislation could impact are gearing up for a battle. Other news from Capitol Hill focuses on a single-payer hearing and site-neutral pay regulation....
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Denver on track to reject 'magic mushroom' legalization

May 09, 2019 , Reuters
Voters in Denver appeared to have said "no" to a plan to decriminalize possession of psilocybin, the hallucinogenic drug in what is widely known as "magic mushrooms", partial results showed....
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Denver Voters to Decide on 'Magic Mushroom' Decriminalization

May 08, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Denver Voters to Decide on 'Magic Mushroom' DecriminalizationCategory: Health NewsCreated: 5/7/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 5/7/2019 12:00:00...
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Denver residents vote on whether to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms'

May 08, 2019 , Reuters
As Denver voters went to the polls on Tuesday for a mayoral election, they were also asked to decide whether to decriminalize possession of psilocybin, the hallucinogenic drug in what is widely known as "magic mushrooms."...
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Most Americans don't want Congress to overhaul health care, despite 'Medicare for All' plans

Apr 26, 2019 , CNBC Health
Instead, voters would rather see lawmakers focus on a handful of changes, like protecting pre-existing conditions and tackling rising prescription costs and surprise medical...
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health’: Still More ‘Medicare-For-All’

Apr 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Sarah Kliff of , Margot Sanger-Katz of The New York Times and Paige Winfield Cunningham of The Washington Post join KHN’s Julie Rovner to discuss the latest version of a “Medicare-for-all” bill by Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), a presidential hopeful, and Democratic and Republican reactions to it. They also discuss the latest on congressional efforts to rein in drug prices and another state effort to expand Medicaid — but not exactly in the way voters wanted. Also, Rovner interviews Ceci...
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NACDS commends Colorado e-prescribing law to prevent opioid abuse

Apr 12, 2019 , Drug Store News - Retail
Roughly 64% of Colorado voters support an e-prescribing requirement as a fraud and abuse prevention strategy. Read More...
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With Health Care Costs As A Top Concern Among Voters, State Legislatures Eye Ways To Make Care More Affordable

Apr 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
State lawmakers across the country are trying to find ways to make health care cheaper, from expanding Medicaid programs to creating a public option to addressing high drug prices....
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U.S. Congress invites pharmacy benefit managers to third drug pricing hearing

Mar 13, 2019 , Reuters
The U.S. Senate Finance Committee has invited executives from five pharmacy benefit managers to testify on April 3 on the rising costs of prescription medicines, in Congress's latest effort to question industry officials directly over an issue voters consistently cite as a top concern....
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Democratic 2020 Hopefuls: All Roads Lead To Single-Payer

Feb 20, 2019 , Forbes
Most Americans are unenthusiastic about waiting months for care or paying Canadian-style taxes. But that's exactly what will happen if Democrats get their way. Before 2020 rolls around, let's hope voters get a dose of common...
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Democrat Eric Swalwell is close to deciding on a 2020 run. Here's where he stands on key issues

Feb 12, 2019 , CNBC Health
The California Democrat says he expects an announcement "soon." He says he would have an economic message that appeals to voters who feel left...
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Fast-Moving Bill To Curtail Voter-Approved Medicaid Expansion Secures Key Approval In Utah Legislature

Feb 12, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Lawmakers who have been worrying about the long-term costs of expanding Medicaid have been quickly working to roll back some of the changes that Utah voters approved through a ballot initiative in November's elections. Other Medicaid news focuses on waivers, delays in payment and mental health...
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Parenting In The Age Of Legal Pot: Household Rules, Conversations Help Guide Teen Use

Feb 09, 2019 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
When Washington voters legalized marijuana in 2012, many parents found themselves with a new teachable moment. Though illegal for anyone under 21, the drug presented a dilemma similar to alcohol: Retailers sold it, people openly consumed it — sometimes to excess — and parents themselves struggled w......
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Utah Voters Approved Medicaid Expansion, But State Lawmakers Are Balking

Feb 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Political fights over health care continue to flare. In Utah, angry voters say lawmakers are disregarding their wishes by trying to limit the scope of a ballot referendum that expanded...
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Nebraska Could Vote On This Medical Marijuana Ballot Measure In 2020

Feb 06, 2019 , Forbes
Nebraska would become the latest conservative state to allow medical cannabis if the measure qualifies for the ballot and voters approve...
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