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Famed neurosurgeon Ben Carson announces White House campaign

Retired surgeon Ben Carson declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination Monday, resting his longshot bid on his vision of the nation as "a place... Read more »

May 4, 2015


Empathy for legislators is good, but now we need Healthy Utah

The simple numbers comparing Healthy Utah to its legislative competitor make the case for the governor's plan. Healthy Utah would cost the state $25 million. The... Read more »

May 3, 2015


Governor, legislators leave 'baggage' behind in Medicaid expansion

Gov. Gary Herbert's announcement that he and legislative leaders "agreed to start over" on Medicaid expansion is apparently more about politics than policy. Read more »

May 2, 2015


Rural hospitals struggle to stay open, adapt to changes

After 45 years of providing health care in rural western Missouri, Sac-Osage Hospital is being sold piece by piece. Read more »

May 1, 2015

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Herbert, legislative leaders starting over on Medicaid expansion

After meeting in Washington, D.C., with U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell Wednesday, Gov. Gary Herbert said he and legislative leaders are... Read more »

April 29, 2015


GOP unveils budget plans in face of Obama opposition

Republicans controlling Congress Wednesday unveiled a budget plan for the upcoming year and beyond, setting up a confrontation with President Barack Obama over his... Read more »

April 29, 2015


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