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Lawmakers vote to bank pandemic funds, boost schools funding
By Mark Scolforo Jun. 25, 2021 11:37 AM EDT
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A state budget that dumps billions in federal coronavirus money into savings, boosts spending on education and provides aid to nursing...
Editorial Roundup: U.S.
By The Associated Press Jun. 23, 2021 11:53 AM EDT
Excerpts from recent editorials in the United States and abroad: June 22 The Kansas City Star on hubris and COVID...
Watchdog: Nursing home deaths up 32% in 2020 amid pandemic
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Jun. 22, 2021 12:02 AM EDT
Most Idaho nursing home workers unvaccinated for COVID-19
Jun. 21, 2021 04:58 PM EDT
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Less than half of nursing home workers in Idaho have been vaccinated against COVID-19, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services...
Senate budget uses NC revenue boon on more tax cuts, capital
By Gary D. Robertson Jun. 21, 2021 03:45 PM EDT
Democrats see springboard for health care in high court win
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Jun. 19, 2021 08:38 AM EDT
Reminder: Masks still required in healthcare settings
Jun. 18, 2021 04:01 PM EDT
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Wearing a mask is still required in a healthcare setting and is still one of the most effective tools in preventing the spread of COVID-19...
Editorial Roundup: New England
By The Associated Press Jun. 18, 2021 12:49 PM EDT
Rutland Herald. June 14, 2021. Editorial: First in the nation Congratulations, Vermont. We did it. We moved the needle...
GOP needs new health care target; 'Obamacare' survives again
By Alan Fram Jun. 18, 2021 12:35 AM EDT
'Obamacare' survives: Supreme Court dismisses big challenge
By Mark Sherman Jun. 17, 2021 10:21 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Florida
By The Associated Press Jun. 16, 2021 01:23 PM EDT
Palm Beach Post. June 12, 2021. Editorial: Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis errs in restricting race studies in schools At a...
Bill would permanently expand telehealth services
Jun. 13, 2021 03:18 PM EDT
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A new bill in Washington would permanently expand telehealth services under Medicare and allow patients in rural areas without access to...
To curb drug prices, Democrats still seeking a balance
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Jun. 12, 2021 08:11 AM EDT
More than 100K Oklahomans sign up under Medicaid expansion
Jun. 11, 2021 04:41 PM EDT
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — More than 100,000 Oklahomans have qualified for Medicaid since enrollment began this month under an expansion of the program that voters...
California debates public health spending as virus recedes
By Adam Beam Jun. 11, 2021 12:54 AM EDT
The Latest: Pot-for-shots plan stumbles in Washington state
By The Associated Press Jun. 09, 2021 01:58 AM EDT
Editorial Roundup: Wisconsin
By The Associated Press Jun. 08, 2021 05:00 PM EDT
Wisconsin State Journal. June 6, 2021. Editorial: Republicans shouldn’t risk $1.5B for Wisconsin schools Wisconsin...
Far-right Idaho Republicans battle to control party, state
By Keith Ridler Jun. 08, 2021 12:40 PM EDT
Democratic Wisconsin Gov. Evers launches bid for second term
By Scott Bauer Jun. 05, 2021 08:55 PM EDT
Biden turns to Obama to help boost health care enrollment
By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar And Aamer Madhani Jun. 05, 2021 01:17 PM EDT