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Walgreens Mental Health Initiative Expands Reach
Forbes • Bruce Japsen, Contributor
Senate GOP's Obamacare Repeal Efforts: Lots Of Talk, Little Action
Talking Points Memo • Tierney Sneed
The Right Way For GOP Senators To Replace Obamacare's Tax Credits
Forbes • Avik Roy, Forbes Staff
Trump’s proposed $4.1 trillion budget eyes deep domestic cuts
WNYC
Here’s What’s in Trump’s ‘Taxpayers First’ Federal Budget
Heritage Foundation • Fred Lucas
6 Things to Know About President Trump’s New Budget
Fortune Magazine • Alana Abramson
Unofficial White House Budget for Health and Biomedical Science Published on HHS Website
Pacific Standard • Francie Diep
Under Obamacare, insurance companies provide more breast pumps
Reuters
Trump budget to call for $610 billion in Medicaid cuts
The Hill • Jessie Hellmann, Nathaniel Weixel, Rachel Roubein
 
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How Was Warren Buffett's Annual Meeting Like Good Wine?
ForbesContributor, Laura Rittenhouse
Why You Should Open A Roth IRA Today On May 6, CEO Warren Buffett and Vice Chair Charlie Munger hosted the 52nd Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting. Unlike most heavily scripted annual meetings, this one was unscripted. It lasted over six hours. After...
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Walgreens Mental Health Initiative Expands Reach
ForbesBruce Japsen, Contributor
Tweet This About one in five Americans suffer mental health conditions, which is greater than medical conditions Walgreens and Mental Health America set a goal to screen three million people by the end of 2017 Grab A Retirement Saver's Tax Credit A...
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Affordable Care Act, Barack Obama
Senate GOP's Obamacare Repeal Efforts: Lots Of Talk, Little Action
Talking Points MemoTierney Sneed
The Senate GOP’s progress on Obamacare repeal has been hard to decipher so far, with lots of public assurances that negotiations are continuing but few tangible results. The process, which Republicans claim began even before the House passed its repeal bill, has...
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The Right Way For GOP Senators To Replace Obamacare's Tax Credits
ForbesAvik Roy, Forbes Staff
How Gig Workers Feel About Health Insurance House Republicans’ Obamacare replacement would price millions out of the health insurance market. Senate Republicans have vowed to fix this problem. Their success in doing so will hinge on exactly how they replace Obamacare’s tax...
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Affordable Care Act, Barack Obama
Trump’s proposed $4.1 trillion budget eyes deep domestic cuts
WNYC
Budget Director Mick Mulvaney (right) listens as President Donald Trump (left) meets in March with members of the Republican Study Committee at the White House. The budget proposal Trump released Monday slashes safety net programs for the poor, targeting food stamps and...
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Here’s What’s in Trump’s ‘Taxpayers First’ Federal Budget
Heritage FoundationFred Lucas
The Trump administration will respect taxpayers, balance the budget, return the country to 3 percent economic growth, and push a parental leave requirement in its fiscal plan to be released Tuesday, said Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney. Mulvaney called...
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6 Things to Know About President Trump’s New Budget
Fortune MagazineAlana Abramson
The White House on Tuesday will release its budget blueprint for the 2018 fiscal year, which begins Oct. 1. Titled "A New Foundation for American Greatness," the budget calls for $3.6 trillion in spending reductions to balance the budget by 2027 and...
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Unofficial White House Budget for Health and Biomedical Science Published on HHS Website
Pacific StandardFrancie Diep
Details of the Trump administration's proposed budget for health and biomedical science appeared to be published early today. If accurate, the document confirms that the White House favors significant cuts to programs and agencies such as Medicaid and the National Institutes of...
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Affordable Care Act, Health Care Industry
Under Obamacare, insurance companies provide more breast pumps
Reuters
The 2010 Affordable Care Act (ACA) may have helped more women in the United States breastfeed as a result of its coverage of breast pumps, suggests a new study.
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Trump budget to call for $610 billion in Medicaid cuts
The HillJessie Hellmann, Nathaniel Weixel, Rachel Roubein
President Trump will propose massive cuts to the Medicaid program for fiscal year 2018, according to a budget document posted by the Department of Health and Human Services. In total, the budget proposes cutting Medicaid spending by $610 billion over 10 years....
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