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Romney booed for claim to improve blacks’ lot


July 12th, 2012 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 12 (IANS) Likely Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney was met with a round of boos from a group of African-American voters when he made a bold claim ... Read more...

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West Virginia governor Earl Ray Tomblin talks about his future plans


October 5th, 2011 - 10:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Charleston, W.Va., Oct 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Democrat Earl Ray Tomblin won the West Virginia governorship race by using a strategy that might turn out to be the obvious in 2012. Tomblin distanced ... Read more...

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Secret Service officer visits UFC fighter Volkmann over ‘fight to Obama’ comment


January 9th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): Secret Service has reportedly visited Jacob Volkmann, a UFC fighter, after he said that he wanted to fight President Obama because he disagreed with his health care policy.According ... Read more...

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Republicans aim for the health care bill


November 8th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Nov 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama’s health care plan may not be repealed but Republicans are sure going to frustrate the plan. In a lead up to the 2010 ... Read more...

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First Wave of Obama Health Care Changes Start Thursday


September 22nd, 2010 - 10:31 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 22 (THAINDIAN NEWS) On Thursday, the first significant changes in the new health care law of the United States of America will begin to take effect. This wave of ... Read more...

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60 Minutes: Jimmy Carter Blasts Ted Kennedy on Health Care


September 17th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Sep 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to Former President Jimmy Carter, although the late Senator Ted Kennedy was an advocate for Obama’s health-care bill, it was his fault that a decent health ... Read more...

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Rep. Artur Davis Loses Bid In Alabama Primary Elections, Black Governor Dreams Shattered


June 2nd, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Montgomery, June 2, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems the Black Governor dreams are shattered into pieces and there is no means by which one can put them back together. Alabama voters ... Read more...

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Mark Critz Defeats Tim Burns In Pennsylvania


May 19th, 2010 - 6:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Pennsylvania, May 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The results for the Pennsylvania's 12th district elections are out and the verdict is that Mark Critz has defeated candidate Tim Burns. Which also means ... Read more...

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San Francisco man charged with making harassing calls to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi


April 9th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA (BNO NEWS) – A man of San Francisco, California was charged on Thursday with making harassing and threatening telephone calls to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, U.S. Attorney Joseph Russoniello ... Read more...

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Peru announces free health-care for the poor


April 4th, 2010 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Lima, April 4 (IANS/EFE) Peru has announced a new health-care plan to ensure free medical facilities for the poor in the country. President Alan Garcia issued a decree to enact a new health-care ... Read more...

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U.S. House Democrat Brad Ellsworth to support his party’s health care plan


March 20th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – Democratic U.S. House Representative Brad Ellsworth on Friday announced that he will support the current revision of his party’s health care reform plan when it comes to ... Read more...

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Gallup poll says 47 percent Americans disapprove of Obama’s performance


March 18th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar. 18 (ANI): The latest Gallup poll has revealed that 47 percent of Americans disapprove of Obama's job performance compared to 46 percent who approve.The deteriorating approval rating comes as the ... Read more...

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Obama’s Big Agenda, Small Window For Outcomes


March 15th, 2010 - 10:26 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
Mar 15 (Pen Men at Work): American President Barack Obama's forceful managing of internal matters is a sign of all the actualities he is encountering straight away. The realities are a ... Read more...

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Genital Herpes Still Rampant In US


March 14th, 2010 - 7:56 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Mar 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey of the United States has concluded from a recent survey that a huge number of people in the country ... Read more...

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Republican Candidate for Governor of Alabama, Tim James, proposes health care plan


March 10th, 2010 - 2:09 am ICT by BNO News
HUNTSVILLE, ALABAMA (BNO NEWS) – On Tuesday, Tim James, Republican candidate for Governor of Alabama, proposed his Get Healthy Alabama plan during a conference in Huntsville, Alabama.The health care plan establishes a ... Read more...

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Matt Damon disappointed with Barack Obama’s health care plans


March 1st, 2010 - 3:10 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 01 (ANI): Actor Matt Damon, who campaigned for US President Barack Obama during elections, feels let down by the leader's health care plans and troop build up in ... Read more...

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President Obama announces nearly $1 trillion health care plan


February 22nd, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) – President Barack Obama announced on Monday his proposal for a nearly $1 trillion, 10-year new health care plan that would provide coverage to more than ... Read more...

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Most Americans want Obama to concentrate on economy: Poll


January 27th, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan. 27 (ANI): Ahead of Barack Obama's State of the Union address tonight, most Americans want the US President to devote more time on the gloomy economy, a new poll ... Read more...

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Health Care Reform 101 Sparks Debates


January 16th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Health Care Reform 101 has already whipped up a storm in the political and medical circles. The Health Care plan proposed by President Barrack Obama ... Read more...

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Health Care a Victory for President Obama


December 25th, 2009 - 6:55 pm ICT by admin
By Anita Thomas Dec 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Democrats passed the health care plan that gives a victory for the Obama Administration. Legislators passed the health care reform plan with a 60-39 vote. ... Read more...

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Newt Gingrich thinks supporting Doug Hoffman is a mistake


October 27th, 2009 - 9:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is asking conservative activists to re-think their support for a third-party candidate in a key upcoming New York special election as ... Read more...

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Alan Grayson: Stading Tall Against Republican Criticism


October 1st, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Florida, Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Democratic Congressman Alan Grayson has been drawn into a lot of unfavorable light in the recent few days, ever since he made some statements ... Read more...

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Joe Wilson’s ‘you lie!’ outburst on Obama may cost him dearly


September 12th, 2009 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep. 11 (ANI): Republican Joe Wilson's outburst during President Barack Obama's speech to Congress this week has drastically ruined his re-election prospects, a new poll has found.Wilson shouted out "you ... Read more...

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Rep.Charles Boustany $1.25 Million From Health And Insurance Industry?


September 10th, 2009 - 6:28 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Republican Charles Boustany who is all set to oppose the US President Barack Obama's Health Care Plan and Insurance campaign contributions, has himself been found in the midst of a ... Read more...

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Obama celebrates first birthday in White House


August 4th, 2009 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 4 (DPA) US President Barack Obama turned 48 Tuesday and plans to spend part of his birthday meeting with the 58 Democrats in the Senate to push his health ... Read more...

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Obama’s health care overhaul has a tough road ahead: NYT


July 26th, 2009 - 7:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 26 (ANI): In the wake of the US Senate Democratic leaders deciding to devote more time in winning Republican support for a health care overhaul, President Barack Obama must ... Read more...

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Statement by President Obama on health care reform legislation


July 16th, 2009 - 12:13 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- President Obama released the following statement on Wednesday in response to the health care reform legislation passed by the Senate HELP Committee.“Today, thanks to the unyielding passion ... Read more...

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Labour union ratifies deal with General Motors


May 30th, 2009 - 5:26 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 30 (DPA) Members of the US carmaker General Motors top labour union ratified a new agreement Friday that could make it easier for the company to survive the court process ... Read more...

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Daschle wants to be White House health ‘czar’


November 20th, 2008 - 11:03 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Nov 20 (IANS) Creating a team that's "diverse in many ways" President-elect Barack Obama has chosen former Senate majority leader Tom Daschle to overhaul the US healthcare system, media reports said.Daschle ... Read more...

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4/10 American voters don”t see Obama or McCain’’s healthcare plan as better for them


October 3rd, 2008 - 2:58 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Oct.3 (ANI): Four out of ten American voters do not see the healthcare plans being projected by Barack Obama and John McCain as being better for them. As part of ... Read more...

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The poor sell kidneys for quick buck in Filipino organ trade


June 22nd, 2008 - 9:52 am ICT by IANS
By Girlie Linao Manila, June 22 (DPA) Nilda Reyes winced as she lifted a chair to give to a customer in her small neighbourhood store that is also her home in Manila's slum ... Read more...

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Hillary Clinton showed fighting spirit


June 4th, 2008 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
DPA Washington, June 4 (DPA) She was knocked down over and over. But one thing Senator Hillary Clinton proved during her failed 18-month bid for the centre-left Democratic presidential nomination was she always ... Read more...

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