Posts With Keyword ‘Healthcare’

Rural Health Day is Tomorrow

Posted: Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 at 6:25 am

Tomorrow, Public Health Officials in rural communities will be trying to educate people on the concerns for rural health care.

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Grassley: Dems the Ones not Willing to Work Together

Posted: Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 at 6:54 am

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Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says he’s been feeling betrayed lately by Democrats.

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Obama Speaks in Iowa City

Posted: Friday, March 26th, 2010 at 7:20 am

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President Barack Obama began his campaign to win public approval for the healthcare overhaul in the same state he started his bid for the White House. Obama spoke yesterday in Iowa City. Below are some audio highlights from that speech

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Iowa GOP Responds to Obama Visit

Posted: Friday, March 26th, 2010 at 7:02 am

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Iowa’s Republican Party continues to rally against the healthcare overhaul and what they see as out of control spending.

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WCHC CEO Comments on Healthcare

Posted: Thursday, March 25th, 2010 at 6:59 am

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The CEO at Washington County Hospital and Clinics says the healthcare bill signed into law by the president this week won’t do a lot to address the cost of medical care.

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Obama to Visit Iowa City

Posted: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 at 7:34 am

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President Barack Obama is coming to Southeast Iowa this week.

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Greiner: Healthcare Could Help Republicans Seeking Office

Posted: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 at 7:33 am

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A former state representative and current state senate hopeful from southeast Iowa says backlash over healthcare reform and other Democratic initiatives could help Republicans seeking office this fall.

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Loebsack, Gettemy Reaction to Healthcare Passage

Posted: Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010 at 7:22 am

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The healthcare overhaul bill has passed the House, and Eastern Iowa Congressman Dave Loebsack was one of the yes votes.

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Rural Think-Tank: Healthcare Reform Needed for Rural Iowans

Posted: Wednesday, January 13th, 2010 at 7:20 am

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press play to hear from the Center of Rural Affairs’ Virgina Wolking

A think tank focused on rural America says healthcare reform will be a major asset.

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Harkin On Healthcare

Posted: Friday, December 25th, 2009 at 6:00 am

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Iowa’s Tom Harkin was among the Democrats casting a yes vote in this week’s passage of the healthcare bill in the Senate.

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Harkin Co-Sponsors Bill to Protect Medicare

Posted: Friday, December 4th, 2009 at 6:46 am

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Iowa Senator Tom Harkin yesterday praised the passage of Colorado Senator Michael Bennet’s amendment to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

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Iowa Healthcare Seen as Example for Natl. Policy

Posted: Monday, October 26th, 2009 at 6:27 am

Iowa is receiving national praise for its healthcare.

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