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This Dec. 2, 2013 photo shows a woman reading the HealthCare.gov insurance marketplace internet site in Washington, D.C. (Photo: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Mo. Health Policy Enrollment to Fall Short of Goal

Last-minute enrollment efforts across Missouri are expected to boost the number of consumers gaining coverage through the new federal health insurance law, but organizers say the deadline push won’t hit anticipated enrollment targets.

03/31/2014

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Illinois Expanded Medicaid—What Now?

Yesterday, Missouri hospitals blamed nearly 1,000 layoffs, a hiring freeze, and delays in capital projects, on the state legislature’s refusal to expand Medicaid.

03/27/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 18: The city of Detroit's skyline is shown July 18, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. Detroit today filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy, making it the largest city to file for bankruptcy in U.S. history. Between the years 2000 and 2010, Detroit's population declined by a quarter of a million people.. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Overnight America Podcast: December 4th, 2013 – Zack Dennis, Niall Stanage

PopDose.com Staffer Zack Dennis sat in the hot seat to talk Pop Culture with Jon. Find out what Zack had to say about some bad Christmas songs. Political Reporter Niall Stanage joins us from his […]

12/04/2013

Retired Army Ranger Gets First Prosthetic Leg With Artificial Intelligence

Local Business Says New Prosthetic Rules Are Unreasonable

Part of the lawsuit filed by the American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association focuses on the burden placed on suppliers like local business Ann’s Bra Shop.

06/03/2013

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Washington University Study Combats Deadly Infection Rate

Washington University finds an easy way to reduce the amount of deadly infections for intensive-care patients.

05/30/2013

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Nursing Home Organization Responds To KMOX Investigation

The comments by the Missouri Health Care Association come in response to a KMOX investigation Friday which showcased dozens of area nursing homes.

01/14/2013

U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) (Photo credit: akin.org)

Opinion: Akin’s Position On Rape And Abortion Is The GOP Platform

The basic fact is that Romney, Ryan and Republican’s are uncomfortable with a few of the words Congressman Akin used. They are not, however, uncomfortable with the policy position he was expressing. The record shows that they march in lockstep with Congressman Akin.

08/21/2012

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Two Missouri Republicans Oppose Healthcare Ballot Language

Two Missouri Republicans running for state-wide office are backing a lawsuit challenging language on Missouri’s upcoming ballot.

07/10/2012

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Mo. Senator Urges Nixon to Call Special Session on Healthcare Law

Republican Brad Lager is also calling for House Speaker Steve Tilley and Senate President Pro Tem Rob Mayer.

07/05/2012

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Stage Three Socialism or A Great Victory for Americans?

Missouri Congressmen offer widely different views of healthcare ruling

06/28/2012

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