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House, Senate move to improve health care for vets

Congress is moving with what one senator called "lightning speed" to help thousands of military veterans enduring long wait times for VA medical care. Read more »

June 11, 2014


House votes 421-0 to ensure speedier care for US vets

United and eager to respond to a national uproar, the House overwhelmingly approved legislation Tuesday to make it easier for patients enduring long waits for care at... Read more »

June 10, 2014

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President Obama moves to extend student loan payment relief

Aiming to alleviate the burden of student loan debt, President Barack Obama expanded a program Monday that lets borrowers pay no more than 10 percent of their income... Read more »

June 9, 2014


Obama to take executive steps on student loans

President Barack Obama is prepping new executive steps to help Americans struggling to pay off their student debt, and throwing his support behind Senate Democratic... Read more »

June 8, 2014


The most ambitiously progressive in American history: Going for his legacy

The president has always had a tendency to fly alone. From the start, his mission was singular and personal — a movement inseparable from the man and only... Read more »

June 5, 2014


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