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Governors wary of Medicaid cost shift in Senate health bill

News 12 Hudson Valley - 23 Jun 2017
Jan Brewer, a Republican who surprised her party when she decided to expand Medicaid four years ago, is urging Congress to save the expansion, which has provided coverage to 400,000 Arizonans. Brewer said cutting Medicaid eventually will cause ...
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Arizona delegation urges Flake, McCain to maintain Medicaid

Washington Times - 21 Jun 2017
Jan Brewer over opposition from many in her own Republican party. About 1.9 million Arizonans are mow covered by Medicaid. The expansion population includes about 317,000 childless adults who earn less than the federal poverty limit, and 82,000 ...
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Arizona Board of Regents Chair Greg Patterson Has Resigned

U.S. News & World Report - 19 Jun 2017
In his letter, Patterson says he didn't want to become a distraction to the state universities' governing board. He was appointed to the board by then Gov. Jan Brewer in 2012 and had served as chair since last July. Bill Ridenour, current vice chair of ...
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A new helicopter is coming to Manatee sheriff's office

Bradenton Herald - 20 Jun 2017
But the cost of the new helicopter is higher than originally projected. Last August, it was estimated that the cost be $4 million. “The MSO has now determined the actual cost will be $4.9 (million),” said Jan Brewer, the county's financial management ...
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Oversight of Arizona ESA school-voucher program 'almost a sham' - 22 Jun 2017
Jan Brewer. The program allowed families with disabled children to use tax dollars, which would otherwise go to their local public school, to attendprivate schools or programs that best met their needs. Since then, the Republican-controlled Legislature ...
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Hargus Brewer Jr.

The Republic - 22 Jun 2017
Online condolences and special memories may be shared with the Brewer family at Mr. Brewer was born Jan. 4, 1950, at home in Orleans, Indiana, to the late Hargus and Evelyn Kay Brewer Sr. Survivors include his children, Julie ...
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OPINION: We must reject toxic rhetoric after violence in Virginia

The Hill (blog) - 15 Jun 2017
Jan Brewer was scorned for wagging her finger at Obama on a tarmac. And then there was the New Yorker cover portraying Obama in traditional Muslim garb as the first lady fist-pounded him in military attire. It was widely condemned. These were three of ...
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What Happened the Last Time a Congress Member Was Shot

POLITICO Magazine - 14 Jun 2017
That had changed the moment Governor Jan Brewer had been elected, replacing Janet Napolitano, whom President Barack Obama had asked to run the Department of Homeland Security. After Giffords' shooting, Brewer said "I am just heartbroken. Gabby is ...

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