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Haslam urges lawmakers to look beyond politics on Medicaid expansion

Haslam urges lawmakers to look beyond politics on Medicaid expansion

March 30th, 2015 1:52 pm by Erik Schelzig, Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam on Monday urged fellow Republicans to look beyond political considerations as they prepare to vote on a revived version of his Insure Tennessee proposal.

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Rep. Roe announces new website

Rep. Roe announces new website

March 30th, 2015 12:17 pm by Contributed to the Press

Today, Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-TN) launched a new and improved website, making it easier for East Tennesseans to access constituent services through the Congressman's online office.

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All About Abby: Why I'm not settling

All About Abby: Why I'm not settling

March 30th, 2015 12:10 pm by Abby Hathorn

I am choosing not to date at this time because I have set my standards at a high mark.

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'Daily Show' host Noah discusses his new gig

'Daily Show' host Noah discusses his new gig

March 30th, 2015 12:04 pm by Associated Press

Trevor Noah, a 31-year-old South African comedian, will take over "The Daily Show" from longtime host Jon Stewart.

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Sound Off! Gender equality for pay is behind the times

Sound Off! Gender equality for pay is behind the times

March 30th, 2015 11:59 am by Johnson City Press

In general, women who work full time, year-round make 77 cents for every dollar men earn.

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Yesteryear: Billy goat stuff

Yesteryear: Billy goat stuff

March 30th, 2015 9:49 am by Bob Cox

A few weeks ago, Joe Avento, a Press staff writer, produced an interesting article for the newspaper titled, "From a goat to a parrot: ETSU's choices of nicknames, mascots quite the colorful tale."

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Grassroots help to revive health plan

Grassroots help to revive health plan

March 30th, 2015 9:09 am by Robert Houk

Many of these campaigners are not connected to the Internet and have poor cellphone service, so they do things the old-fashioned way - they go door-to-door and talk to their neighbors.

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Coalition to hold rally in support of Insure Tennessee

Coalition to hold rally in support of Insure Tennessee

March 30th, 2015 9:01 am by Associated Press

Gov. Bill Haslam's original Insure Tennessee proposal failed in a special legislative session last month, but has been revived by a Democratic lawmaker in the Senate.

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2-year-old dies in western Kentucky fire

2-year-old dies in western Kentucky fire

March 30th, 2015 8:57 am by Associated Press

An 8-year-old boy also was injured.

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Lioness kept as pet in Pakistan gives birth to rare 5-cub litter

Lioness kept as pet in Pakistan gives birth to rare 5-cub litter - VIDEO

March 30th, 2015 8:51 am by ASIM TANVEER, Associated Press

The African lioness named Queen has given birth to five healthy cubs - double the usual two-to-three-cub litters among lions.

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