Johnson City Press Wednesday, October 1, 2014
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Medicaid expansion

Medicaid expansion

May 20th, 2014 9:30 am by JACK VAN ZANDT

Recently a letter was published in which the writer explained "Gov. Bill Haslam's refusal to expand Medicaid and his requests for a special arrangement for Tennessee under the Affordable Care Act is an indulgent political ploy that is undermining our stat

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Education opportunities

Education opportunities

May 20th, 2014 9:00 am by BENNY WHITTEMORE

Tennessee students - your future now lies in your hands. There are no excuses.

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Lawmakers should do everything they can to protect our climate

Lawmakers should do everything they can to protect our climate

May 20th, 2014 8:43 am by GLORIA GRIFFITH

Lawmakers must act now to protect our climate, communities and health. Extreme weather is already taking a toll on our health and wallets in Tennessee.

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Enforce exsisting laws

Enforce exsisting laws

May 19th, 2014 10:45 am by JOHN C. BRYANT

According to the May 11 Press editorial, Tennessee officials need to "miraculously find another funding source for road projects in order to avoid gasoline tax increase.

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Get informed on vote

Get informed on vote

May 19th, 2014 10:30 am by LAURA S. WOODS

Americans depend on strong courts to uphold the Constitution and to rule on every case fairly and impartially.

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A simple solution

A simple solution

May 19th, 2014 10:15 am by HANK NYSTROM

The solution to the problem in the Ukraine is so very simple. All the protesters for unity with Russia only have to move back to Mother Russia.

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Shining the light on Johnson City Power Board's donation

Shining the light on Johnson City Power Board's donation

May 19th, 2014 10:14 am by Johnson City Press

Do you believe the Power Board's decision to donate $500,000 to ETSU's performing arts center is proper and will it indeed help generate economic development?

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Did board overreach?

Did board overreach?

May 19th, 2014 10:00 am by ERIC FREEMAN

The Johnson City Board of Education voted last week on a policy to restrict current employees from working as coaches in competing school systems.

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Obamacare not such a great deal for 80 percent

Obamacare not such a great deal for 80 percent

May 19th, 2014 9:41 am by TIM ELSEA

I keep reading commentary about how great Obamacare is for the 20 percent of people who did not have health insurance for whatever reason.

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Local EMS needs innovation to meet its many challenges

Local EMS needs innovation to meet its many challenges

May 19th, 2014 9:20 am by Johnson City Press

Today is the start of National Emergency Medical Services Week, and it's a time to honor the professional paramedics, emergency medical technicians and rescue ser- specialists who save lives on a daily.

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