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Obama, Pence to Capitol as health care overhaul fight begins
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Obama, Pence to Capitol as health care overhaul fight begins

By ALAN FRAM Donald Trump warned congressional Republicans on Wednesday against letting Democrats dodge blame for problems with President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, even as the GOP-led Congress takes…

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North Carolina lawmakers meeting to consider HB2 repeal
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North Carolina lawmakers meeting to consider HB2 repeal

By GARY D. ROBERTSON and JONATHAN DREW North Carolina’s legislature is reconvening to see if enough lawmakers are willing to repeal a 9-month-old law that limited LGBT rights, including which…

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Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic
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Pro-painkiller echo chamber shaped policy amid drug epidemic

By MATTHEW PERRONE and BEN WIEDER For more than a decade, members of a little-known group called the Pain Care Forum have blanketed Washington with messages touting prescription painkillers’ vital…

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North Carolina governor files lawsuit over LGBT rights law
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North Carolina governor files lawsuit over LGBT rights law

By GARY D. ROBERTSON and EMERY P. DALESIO North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory’s administration sued the federal government Monday in a fight for a state law that requires transgender people…

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