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An American First Healthcare Plan Would Cost Republicans Greatly

Thursday, the Senate GOP revealed its long awaited version of the AHCA. The bill builds on the House’s conservative approach to healthcare while maintaining a federal presence. 1,305 more words

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Rural Voices - Part One

Rural Voices

Part One:  Evolution of Beliefs

A woman’s journey from Republican to Democrat in a changing rural Iowa

By Colleen Gragg with Amanda Malaski… 2,316 more words

Ireland's Folk Religion

When we first arrived back from Australia to live in rural Ireland, we had to register at the Garda Station (police) so I could get my Child Benefit payments. 1,398 more words

Hiking Naked

Knocked off her feet after twenty years in public health nursing, Iris Graville quit her job and convinced her husband and their thirteen-year-old twins to move to Stehekin, a remote mountain village in Washington State’s North Cascades.

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DOJ Office for Victims of Crime – Increasing Legal Access to Victims of Crime: Innovations in Access to Justice Programs (FY 2017)

Applications Due: July 18, 2017, 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time

OVC Technical Assistance Webinar:  June 29, 2017, 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time: More info here

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OVC will provide, in total, approximately $8.15 million in funding for legal services for three distinct projects that will enhance legal access for crime victims, foster technological innovation, and provide training and technical assistance to those involved in the initiatives. 818 more words

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Feds 1st female president in 118 years

Federated Farmers’ new president, Katie Milne, is the first woman to hold the office.

West Coast dairy farmer Katie Milne is the new Federated Farmers’ National President- becoming the first woman in the Federation’s 118-year history to hold the presidency. 174 more words

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