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...either. But nearly 6 in 10 Americans 40 and older support some type of government-administered long-term care insurance program, a 7 point increase from last year's AP survey.More than three-fourths of this age group favor tax breaks...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-05-24
Community
Bill to protect homeowners in flood-prone areas set to pass

...overhaul of the government's much-criticized flood insurance program after angry homeowners facing sharp premium hikes...The hard-fought 2012 rewrite of the federal flood insurance program was aimed at weaning hundreds of thousands of homeowners...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-15
News
Legislators' prefiled bills released

...introduced a suite of bills they say are aimed at women's health and opportunity, including expansion of a health insurance program for low-income children and pregnant women, which has Gov. Sean Parnell has rejected in the past. Another proposal...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-11/legislators-prefiled-bills-released
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...conservatives in the GOP forced a 16-day partial government shutdown over funding to implement the nation's new health insurance program. The small-bore, two-year budget deal struck by Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-03-0
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...after a one-year extension.An amendment from Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore., and others would improve the crop insurance program for organic farmers. It gives $5 million to the U.S. Department of Agriculture to update the prices paid on...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-01-29-1
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School budgets being cut statewide

...and you assume all else is flat, you have to absorb that," Fisher said.The district has a unique health insurance program in that it is self-insured. While the plan is good for employees, there is concern that the "Cadillac tax...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-22/school-budgets-being-cut-statewide
News
The left's reality problem

...of North Carolina are faring under the Affordable Care Act: "Mr. Horrigan's coverage by a state high-risk insurance program was eliminated, then replaced by a more expensive plan. His wife's individual plan was canceled for being substandard...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-12-15/the-lefts-reality-problem
Opinion
What others say: A small gift for the new year

...as the state maintains its program up to federal standards, which Alaska does.The federal-state unemployment insurance program was created back in 1935 to make temporary payments to people who lose their jobs and are looking for work. The...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-12-08/what-others-say-a-small-gift-for-
Opinion
Report recommends insurance pooling for school districts

JUNEAU - A new report commissioned by a Senate committee recommends a state-managed health insurance program for public school employees that it said could save up to $33.7 million.Critics question the numbers - and how long any savings...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-11/report-recommends-insurance-pooling-
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Murphy: Record shows fiscally conservative government

...place for decades. Although I was unsuccessful in my attempt to remove the Assembly from the borough's health insurance program, I did personally opt out, saving the borough about $18,000 annually.What does my opponent's record indicate...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2013-09-26/murphy-record-shows-fiscally-cons
Opinion

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