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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He celebrated the fiftieth anniversaries of Medicare and Medicaid.

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    Book Discussion on Possibilities

    Turner Simkins talked about his book, Possibilities: Perseverance, Grace, and the Story of One Family’s Life With Leukemia, about his son, Brennan, who was diagnosed with a rare…

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    Book Discussion on Twelve Monkeys and a Green Jacket

    Robert Mullins talked about his book, 12 Monkeys and a Green Jacket, about the history of Lake Olmstead in Augusta, Georgia. Created as a product of the Augusta Canal’s…

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    Environmental Protection Agency Clean Power Rule

    Gene Karpinski talked about the release of a final Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) clean power rule, as well as the impact of the Supreme Court’s ruling in Michigan v. EPA on…

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    Health Care Spending

    Douglas Holtz-Eakin talked about a report predicting that health care spending will outpace U.S. economic growth over the next ten years. It also projected spending will rise 6.2…

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    Senator Mikulski on Medicare 50th Anniversary

    Senator Barb Mikulski (D-MD) spoke on the Senate floor about the 50th anniversary of Medicare.

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    Avian Influenza Response

    Federal and state-level agriculture researchers testified on their agencies' response to the 2014-15 avian influenza outbreak that killed an estimated 48 million edible fowl in the U.S.…

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    Senators McConnell and Reid on Planned Parenthood

    Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) used their leadership time to talk about Planned Parenthood. Senator McConnell said that senators would…

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    Senators Daines and Boxer on Planned Parenthood

    Senators Steve Daines (R-MT) and Barbara Boxer (D-CA) spoke about a bill that would de-fund Planned Parenthood. The bill, S 1881, was sponsored by Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA).

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    Defense Department Anthrax Shipments

    Officials from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Government Accountability Office (GAO), and Departments of Defense and Health and Human Services testified about live anthrax specimens…

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    Health and Human Services Department Policy

    Secretary Sylvia Burwell testified at a hearing on the Department of Health and Human Services' priorities and policies. Some committee members' questions dealt with reports that…

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    President Johnson Medicare Phone Calls

    This is a C-SPAN radio produced program of President Lyndon B. Johnson’s 1965 White House recordings on Medicare. Audio with still photos.

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    Medicare and Medicaid 50th Anniversary

    Panelists talked about the history, benefits, and importance of Medicare and Medicaid, created by President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1965. They spoke about how President Johnson was able to get…

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    Discussion on Health Care Coverage

    Health care insurance policy experts talked about various health insurance plans available to consumers amid changes due to the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Topics included health literacy,…

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    Congressional Response to Planned Parenthood Videos

    Sarah Ferris talked about congressional responses to two videos released by an anti-abortion group allegedly featuring Planned Parenthood officials discussing the sale of fetal tissue for…

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    Cost of Alzheimer's Disease

    Panels of senators, medical experts, caregivers, and advocates took part in discussions on the social, financial, and scientific aspects of treating Alzheimer’s disease.…

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    Social Security and Medicare Trustees Report

    Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and other Cabinet secretaries and federal official spoke to reporters about the release of the annual reports of the Social Security and Medicare Trustees Boards.

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    Book Discussion on The Theft of Memory

    Jonathan Kozol talked about his book The Theft of Memory, in which he remembers the life of his father, Harry Kozol, a neuropsychiatrist who self-diagnosed his Alzheimer’s…

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    Diabetes Research

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on the national and personal impact of diabetes.

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    Medicare Prescription Drug Program

    Witnesses testified at a hearing on reducing fraud and abuse in the Medicare Part D prescription drug program.

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