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Opinion: Romney Tries To Reboot Losing Campaign With Ryan Pick

After months of failing to find a way to gain ground in the presidential campaign, Mitt Romney has hit the reset button by picking Paul Ryan as his running mate, but once the dust has settled and the Conventions are over, it is hard to see how Romney will have changed the direction of the 2012 presidential campaign.

08/13/2012

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Opinion: A Doctor’s Opinion Of Obamacare

Good, hard-working Americans shouldn’t be forced to contemplate leaving their chosen profession as they are with federal laws such as Obamacare.

07/09/2012

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UnitedHealthcare To Hire 335 In Baltimore Area

UnitedHealthcare is planning to add 335 jobs to the Baltimore area as it improves services to Medicare beneficiaries.

06/20/2012

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Boehner: War Drawdown Savings Can’t Go To Jobs

With a special deficit-reduction supercommittee floundering, the top Republican in Congress warned Thursday that he won’t permit savings from winding down the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan to pay for President Barack Obama’s jobs spending agenda.

11/17/2011

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Md. Hospital Sued Over Bills To Medicare, Medicaid

Federal prosecutors are suing a Baltimore hospital for $8.1 million, saying it improperly billed Medicare, Medicaid and the military’s Tricare health benefit program by diagnosing patients with severe malnutrition.

10/19/2011

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Windfall For Massachusetts Hospitals Is Questioned

An obscure provision tucked into the federal health care law has turned into a jackpot for Massachusetts hospitals, but officials in other states are upset because the money will come from their hospitals.

08/04/2011

DEBT DEAL EXPERTS

WJZ Exclusive: Experts Discuss Debt Deal

Many questions remain after the historic debt deal was reached this week, including what should be cut next to reduce the massive deficit. WJZ gathered experts here in our studio to sound off on the tough decisions facing Congress.

08/04/2011

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Congress Reaches Compromise To Avert Debt Default

Ending a perilous stalemate, President Barack Obama and congressional leaders announced agreement Sunday night on an emergency deal to avoid to avert the nation’s first-ever financial default.

07/31/2011

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Senators Tell Biden To Reject GOP Medicare Plan

Five Democratic senators are calling on Vice President Joe Biden to reaffirm his commitment to leaving Medicare unchanged during budget and deficit negotiations.

06/06/2011

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GOP Freshmen Share How To Handle Town Hall Anger

U.S. Rep. Andy Harris answers Medicare questions before his Maryland constituents even ask them. Clear across the country, fellow freshman GOP Rep. Paul Gosar does the asking, in very generic terms.

05/21/2011

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