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Vexing questions raised after Bergdahl prisoner exchange

Americans, while happy for the release of Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, are wondering about the circumstances, the precedent it sets and the message it may transmit to the... Read more »

June 3, 2014


Feds to consider paying doctors for end-of-life planning

The federal government may reimburse doctors for talking to Medicare patients and their families about “advance care planning,” including living wills... Read more »

June 3, 2014


Medicaid campaign supports gap coverage initiatives by bringing forward Utahn perspectives

Utahns’ justifiable skepticism over the Affordable Care Act shouldn’t keep policymakers from finding practical ways to help more than 50,000 of the... Read more »

June 3, 2014


Doctors lean more left, political donations show

Once strongly aligned with the GOP, American physicians are leaning more left, an analysis of campaign contributions over two decades shows. Read more »

June 2, 2014


Smarter Sentencing Act

The Smarter Sentencing Act does not repeal mandatory sentences, but allows federal judges some flexibility in sentencing certain non-violent drug offenders below... Read more »

May 8, 2014

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Health insurers: Payment rates above 80 percent

Health insurance companies are telling Congress that more than 80 percent of people who've signed up under the new health care law have gone on to pay their premiums. Read more »

May 7, 2014


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