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Budget office: Obama’s health law reduces deficit

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul will reduce rather than increase the nation’s huge federal deficits over the next decade, Congress’ nonpartisan budget scorekeepers said Tuesday, supporting Obama’s contention in a major election-year dispute with Republicans. Republicans have ...

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Romney booed at NAACP for ‘Obamacare’ remarks

HOUSTON — Unflinching before the NAACP, Mitt Romney declared Wednesday he’d do more for African-Americans than Barack Obama, the nation’s first black president. He drew jeers when he lambasted the Democrat’s policies. “If you want a president who will make ...

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Eye Opener: Health care execs talk Affordable Care Act

It’s time for a midday version of the Eye Opener, after my eyes were only open for a pair of early-morning meetings. Aside from highways buckling under the pressure of last week’s oppressive heat, here’s what else is going on ...

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Eye Opener: Montgomery County Executive supports casino

Just because Gov. Martin O’Malley decided there would be no special session this week, that doesn’t mean the lobbying will come to an end. Here’s some other gambling and non-gambling bits from over the weekend: The Washington Post reports that ...

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O’Malley on Sunday television — again

Gov. Martin O’Malley has quite the run going — he’s been booked on a national network’s Sunday news program four out of the last seven weeks. This Sunday, O’Malley will be on ABC’s “This Week” at 9 a.m., where he’ll ...

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Health care law survives with Roberts’ help

WASHINGTON — In a momentous ruling touching virtually every American, the Supreme Court narrowly upheld President Barack Obama’s historic health care overhaul Thursday with the unlikely help of conservative Chief Justice John Roberts. But the decision also gave Republicans unexpected ...

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