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    Dr. Anthony Fauci on Ebola

    Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke at a National Press Club luncheon. He gave an update on the U.S. response efforts to protecting Americans from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, including…

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    Takata Airbag Defects

    The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee held a hearing on airbag defects of the Japanese supplier Takata, and the recall process of millions of vehicles equipped with…

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    Health Care Website Security

    Todd Park, the former chief technology officer in charge of healthcare.gov, testified before a House Science, Space, and Technology subcommittee about the website’s security…

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    West African Ebola Response

    Representatives from several organizations including Doctors Without Borders and International Medical Corps testified at a hearing on the international response to the West Africa Ebola…

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    U.S. Response to Ebola

    Dr. Tom Frieden and other federal health officials testified on the federal response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

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    Ebola and Global Health Security

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Tom Frieden talked about the future of the fight against Ebola and other issues affecting overall global health…

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    Health Insurance Marketplaces

    Panelists talked about the opening of the second annual open enrollment period for health care plans at the Affordable Care Act’s healthcare.gov website. They focused on…

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    Book Discussion on Acid Test

    Tom Shroder talked about his book, Acid Test: LSD, Ecstasy, and the Power to Heal, in which he recounts the creation of psychedelic drugs, specifically LSD and Ecstasy (MDMA), and their use…

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    Newsmakers with Anne Filipic

    Anne Filipic talked about the Affordable Care Act as it began its second open enrollment period on November 15, 2014. Ms. Filipic, a former Obama administration official, is the…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He reminded Americans that the second session of Affordable Care Act open enrollment began that day. He encouraged all Americans to…

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    Book Discussion on A View from the Interior

    Susan Riseling talked about her book, A View from the Interior: Policing the Protests at the Wisconsin State Capitol, in which she discusses the collective bargaining protests in Madison,…

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    Grand Jury in Ferguson, Missouri

    Julie Bosman talked by telephone about preparations being made in Ferguson, Missouri, for the reception of the grand jury decision whether or not a police officer would be charged in the…

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    Health Care Open Enrollment Period

    Jayne O’Donnell talked about the Affordable Care Act and its impact on consumers as the second open enrollment period was set to open on November 15, 2014.

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the Affordable Care Act and the impact it could have on consumers as the 2015 open enrollment period was set to begin.

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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. She responded to controversial comments made by MIT Professor Jonathan…

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    Federal Government Response to Ebola

    The Senate Appropriations Committee held a hearing about ongoing federal government efforts to protect Americans from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. Witnesses included Health and…

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    Alternatives to the Affordable Care Act

    Panelists talked about the possible scenarios if the Supreme Court were to strike down the tax subsidies portion of the Affordable Care Act. br/ “What Do the "Halbig” Cases Mean…

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    Secretary Burwell on Health Insurance Enrollment

    Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell talked about the upcoming open enrollment period in the health insurance marketplace, and the efforts of her department to ensure the…

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    Book Discussion on The Tyranny of Experts

    William Easterly talked about his book, The Tyranny of Experts: Economists, Dictators, and the Forgotten Rights of the Poor, in which he argues that the United Nations and other…

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    Book Discussion on Food Politics

    Marion Nestle talked about her book, Food Politics: How the Food Industry Influences Nutrition and Health, about the power and influence of the food industry in the United States. This…

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