Articles of Interest
March 21, 2017, 5:59am

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Here’s a good question for Judge Neil Gorsuch, who sat before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Monday for the first day of his confirmation hearings to be a Supreme Court justice: … Read more »

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March 19, 2017, 4:19pm

 – The New York Times.

Udai Faisal was hospitalized last March in Sana, Yemen, with acute malnutrition. He died days later.Maad al-Zikry/Associated Press 

First, a quiz: What is the most important crisis in the world today?

A.) President

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March 19, 2017, 4:17pm

Regina Feltner, a retired nurse, was recovering from side effects of radiation therapy when she got the notice that her heat would be cut off. It was a bone-cold

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March 19, 2017, 4:16pm

DEFIANCE, Ohio — James Waltimire, a police officer on unpaid medical leave, has been going to the hospital in this small city twice a week for physical therapy

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March 19, 2017, 4:14pm

By Linda Qiu – The New York Times.

WASHINGTON — Facing criticism over proposed spending cuts in arts, education and antipoverty efforts, President Trump’s budget director repeatedly argued Thursday that at-risk programs neither help nor work.

“I can’t go

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March 18, 2017, 6:23pm

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March 17, 2017, 7:13pm

By Paul Krugman – The New York Times.

This week the Trump administration put out a budget blueprint — or more accurately, a “budget” blueprint. After all, real budgets detail where the money comes from and where it goes; this … Read more »

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March 15, 2017, 6:37pm

By Paul Waldman – The Washington Post

Last night the political world went into a frenzy when MSNBC host Rachel Maddow announced she would be revealing some of President Trump’s tax documents. Then there was great disappointment, because she had … Read more »

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March 15, 2017, 6:36pm

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Cutting off federal funding for Planned Parenthood — a longstanding conservative goal that is included in the Republican bill to replace the Affordable Care Act — would reduce access to birth control

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March 13, 2017, 3:08pm

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The U.S. economy added 10.3 million jobs during President Obama’s second term, or 214,000 a month. This brought the official unemployment rate below 5 percent, and a number of indicators suggested that by

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