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Demand for Long-Acting Contraception Rose Sharply After 2016 Election

Rates of insertion for intrauterine devices and implants increased by percent in the 30 days after the 2016 election. Boston, MA: Brigham Health reports — Not long after Donald Trump was elected president, descriptive reports began rolling in: Demand for long-acting, reversible contraception (LARCs) such as intrauterine devices (IUDs) and…
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Protecting Disaster Relief Funds Act Introduced by Warren, Markey, Blumenthal, Menendez, Harris, Gillibrand, Sanders

Washington, DC - United States Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.), Robert Menendez (), Kamala Harris (D-Calif.), Kirsten Gillibrand (), and Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) today introduced the Protecting Disaster Relief Funds Act in the Senate to prevent President Trump from using funds appropriated for disaster relief…
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Trump Policies Keep Economic Boom Going As Job Gains of 304,000 Surpass Expectations

This report does not include the millions not employed and beyond unemployment ;Editnote. President Trump Departs a Snow Covered South Lawn in Marine One Winds from Marine One’s take-off with President Donald J. Trump aboard stirs up the snow covering the South Lawn of the White House Monday, January 14,…
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Democrats

Mass Senator Warren trails to Sioux City, historically inhabited Yankton Sioux Native American Indian Territory

Sioux City, IOWA - - Mass Senator Elizabeth Warren states, "Thank you, Sioux City! I’m very grateful to all the people who jammed into every corner of the SCOrpheum this morning to be a part of this movement. " Wiki reports - The area of Sioux City was inhabited by Yankton…
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The funeral of former President George H.W. Bush 41

The funeral procession of former President George Bush passes in front of the White House Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, en route to the Washington National Cathedral in Washington, (Official White House Photo by Tia Dufour) 181203-D-AG490-0653 WASHINGTON (Dec. 3, 2018) Friends and family watch as service members stand watch over…
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NATION – Sen Bernie “Feel the Bern” Sanders Ups Amazon Bezos Labor Floor Wages to $15 hour

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) released the following statement Tuesday 10/3/2018 after Amazon said it would raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour for all of its United States workers: “It is no secret that I have been a harsh critic of the wage and employment practices of Amazon and its…
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