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  • emA Mind Unraveledem
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    A Mind Unraveled

    Kurt Eichenwald discussed his memoir, A Mind Unraveled, which details his experiences with epilepsy and took a critical look at health care in America.

  • Washington Journal Diane Yentel Discusses the Government Shutdown and HUD Assistance Programs
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    Diane Yentel on the Government Shutdown and HUD Assistance Programs

    National Low Income Housing Coalition President and CEO Diane Yentel talked about how those who receive assistance from Housing and Urban Development could be affected by the shutdown. This program was part…

  • emThe Poison Squadem
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    The Poison Squad

    Deborah Blum, director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT, reported on the science behind and the development of food safety regulations in the United States.

  • 2019 Womens March in Washington
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    2019 Women's March in Washington

    Advocates for women’s rights took part in the third annual Women’s March. The first women’s march was held following the inauguration of President Donald Trump. Due to the government shutdown,…

  • Vice President Pence Addresses March for Life Rally
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    March For Life Rally

    Pro-life advocates participated in the annual March for Life rally in Washington, DC. Speakers included Rep. Christopher Smith (R-NJ), Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-IL), Louisiana State Representative Katrina…

  • ProChoice Group Launches Access to Abortion Services Campaign
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    Access to Abortion Services

    Reproaction, a “pro-choice” advocacy group, hosted an event at the National Press Club on access to reproductive care and abortion services. Panelists discussed their goals in fighting for…

  • Former White House Counsel Don McGahn Discusses Health Care Deregulation
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    Former White House Counsel Don McGahn on Health Care Deregulation

    Former White House counsel Don McGahn touted the Trump administration’s deregulation efforts at an American Bankruptcy Institute conference. He said the president’s successful judicial selection…

  • Howard Dean Addresses Forum on Health Care Costs
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    Howard Dean Remarks at American Bankruptcy Institute Health Care Event

    Howard Dean, the former Vermont governor and Democratic National Committee chair, was the keynote speaker at an American Bankruptcy Institute event on changes in the health care industry.…

  • Senate Aging Committee Holds Hearing on Elder Fraud
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    Fraud Targeting the Elderly

    The Senate Special Aging Committee held a hearing on combatting scams that target the elderly. With an aging population and new technology at fraudsters' disposal, seniors have become…

  • Criminal Justice Summit Philanthropic Efforts
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    Criminal Justice Summit, Philanthropic Efforts

    Hip-hop artists Meek Mill and Fred Brathwaite discussed the impact of philanthropists on criminal justice reform with hedge fund founder Daniel Loeb, Lava Records founder and CEO Jason…

  • CVS Health President Larry Merlo on Health Care Access and Affordability
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    CVS Health President Larry Merlo on Health Care Access and Affordability

    Larry Merlo, CVS Health president and CEO, outlined how the pharmacy and health care company would work to improve health care access and affordability through its newly-acquired health…

  • House Rules Committee Meeting on Disaster Relief Funding
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    House Rules Committee Meeting on Disaster Relief Funding

    The House Rules Committee met to consider a $12.14 billion supplemental disaster aid bill for recovery from damage due to hurricanes, wildfires, and other 2018 natural disasters. Appropriations…

  • Social Isolation Treatment and Prevention
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    Social Isolation Treatment and Prevention

    The Atlantic hosted a series of discussions on combating loneliness and social isolation. Speakers included former U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy, AARP Foundation President Lisa Marsh…

  • emMerck Sharp and Dohme Corporation v Albrechtem Oral Argument
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    Merck Sharp and Dohme Corporation v. Albrecht Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Merck Sharp and Dohme Corp. v. Albrecht. The case concerns whether a manufacturing company is exempt from state-mandated warnings when the federal Food…

  • Addiction and Drug Policy Harm Reduction Panel
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    Addiction and Drug Policy, Harm Reduction Panel

    The Washington Post hosted a series of discussions about opioid addiction and treatment policy. This panel featured two substance abuse policy research experts who debated various treatment…

  • Sarah Wire on Disaster Relief Bill
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    Sarah Wire on Disaster Relief Bill

    Sarah Wire was interviewed from Capitol Hill about the disaster relief bill scheduled to be debated in the House the following week and the Trump administration’s proposal to use 2018…

  • emAmerican Overdoseem
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    American Overdose

    Guardian journalist Chris McGreal reported on the opioid epidemic in America.

  • Washington Journal Rep Gwen Moore DWI Discusses the Government Shutdown  SNAP Program
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    Representative Moore on the Government Shutdown and SNAP Program

    Representative Gwen Moore (D-WI) talked about the government shutdown and how it was affecting the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP).

  • Child Protection Policy
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    Child Protection Policy

    The Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, also known as the Helsinki Commission, hosted a briefing on child protection programs. Among the speakers were representatives from…

  • Speaker Pelosi Announces Gun Background Check Legislation
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    Announcement of Gun Background Check Legislation

    House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Gun Violence Prevention Task Force Chair Representative Mike Thompson (D-CA), and former Representative Gabby Giffords (D-AZ) announced legislation to…

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