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    Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

    Dr. Scott Gottlieb talked about President Obama’s announcement of U.S. troops and millions of dollars in aid being dispatched to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. C-SPAN…

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    West Africa Ebola Outbreak

    Federal health officials and health workers testified at a joint hearing of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee and Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the Ebola…

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    Senators McConnell and Alexander on the Ebola Virus

    Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) discussed their support for the president’s initiative to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.

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    Affordable Care Act Implementation and Open Enrollment

    Marilyn Tavenner talked about the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' preparations for the 2015 insurance exchange open enrollment period that would start November 15, 2014. This…

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    AmeriCorps 20th Anniversary

    President Obama and former President Clinton took part in a celebration of the 20th anniversary of AmeriCorps. President Clinton launched the service program in 1994. A new group of…

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    Prescription Drugs and Medical Advances

    Secretary Sylvia Burwell and other government and private sector healthcare leaders testified about ongoing medical community efforts to improve and develop and new treatments and…

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    Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act

    Representative Gwen Moore (D-WI) talked about her efforts to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act. Representative Moore, a domestic violence victim herself, also discussed the…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on news of the day and on the question “What are your thoughts on domestic violence?” Alex Bolton also spoke by telephone about…

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    Violence Against Women Act 20th Anniversary Commemoration

    Vice Presiden Biden delivered remarks at the National Archives to mark the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act. As a senator, he was the chief sponsor of the original…

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    Mission of the Health and Human Services Department

    Secretary Sylvia Burwell spoke about her leadership strategy and her vision for the Department of Health and Human Services. She spoke at an event hosted by the George Washington…

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    Secretary McDonald on Veterans Affairs Facilities

    Robert McDonald talked about his tour of Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities around the nation and his department’s priorities. This was his first news conference…

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    Health Care Spending Projections

    Economists and public health experts talked about the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services' spending projections for 2014 and 2015. They estimated spending would increase from…

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    Panel Discussion on Housing for Older Americans

    Panelists talked about the public and private sector roles for meeting the housing needs of a growing senior populations. Speakers included Assistant Health and Human Services…

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    Class in America, Part 3

    Phones lines were open for viewer calls on the topic of “Class in America,” with phone lines divided according to callers' income. Patrick Rucker talked by phone about an…

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    Class in America, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the topic of “Class in America,” with phone lines divided according to callers' income. Bill Sizemore also talked by phone…

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    Class in America, Part 1

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the topic of “Class in America,” with phone lines divided according to callers' income.

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    Vaccinations and Disease Prevention

    Public health experts talked about the increasing number of outbreaks of diseases that had largely been eliminated by vaccinations generations ago. Many doctors attribute the rising…

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    National Alliance on Mental Illness Annual Convention

    Representative Patrick Kennedy (D-RI) and other mental health advocates made opening remarks at the National Alliance on Mental Illness’s 2014 annual national convention. The…

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    Chris Herbert on Housing for Older Americans

    Chris Herbert talked about the housing needs of senior citizens and released a report from Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies, Housing America’s Older Adults:…

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    Campus Sexual Assault Spotlight

    This program included C-SPAN programming on campus sexual assault, a telephone interview with Center for Public Integrity staff writer Kristen Lombardi and a Senate Health Education, Labor…

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