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Monthly archive July, 2015

How can Virginia celebrate the Medicaid 50th anniversary? – Closing the Coverage Gap

 

On its 50th anniversary, it’s important to remember that the Medicaid program has helped make millions of Americans healthier … Read more

Dodd-Frank is only 5 years old—why are the big banks trying to kill it?

What is Dodd-Frank?  It is the financial reform law that passed Congress 5 years ago.  What are the big banks … Read more

What can you do about substandard care in a nursing home?

Richmond Nursing Home might close, but what happens to the patients?

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What can you do about substandard care in

Welcome to Shark Week 2015

Loansharks inflict economic violence on borrowers.

 

“We may think of violence as physical harm. But violence is defined as … Read more