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CBO: New Health Care Bill Will Reduce the Deficit by Less and Not Improve Coverage

(WASHINGTON) — Congress’ nonpartisan budget analysts say changes Republican leaders have proposed in their health care bill to win House votes have cut the measure’s deficit reduction by more than half. The Congressional Budget Office said Thursday that the new … Continue reading

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Women’s Health Services Face Cuts in the GOP’s Obamacare Replacement Bill

(WASHINGTON) — Women seeking abortions and some basic health services, including prenatal care, contraception and cancer screenings, would face restrictions and have a tough time paying for their care under the Republicans’ health care bill. The bill would replace much … Continue reading

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California Bill to Scrap Vaccine Exemption Moves Forward

The California senate has passed a bill that could help ensure that parents vaccinate their children, months after a measles outbreak in the state linked to low vaccination rates. The bill, which passed the senate 25 to 10, would prohibit … Continue reading

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