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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

War In Afghanistan Marks First Decade

On Oct. 7, 2001, the United States launched an air campaign in Afghanistan, followed by a later ground invasion. Now, on the 10-year anniversary of the war’s start, the political situation in Afghanistan has changed, and Osama bin Laden has been killed. Even so, violence continues to shake Afghanistan, affecting soldiers and civilians alike. CNN […]

October 7, 2011

Study Finds Sharp Rise In Health Insurance Costs

A new study by the Kaiser Family Foundation confirms the success of Obama’s health care overhaul in insuring millions of young adults, but it also reflects the need for further changes to the health insurance system as premiums are increasing much faster than workers’ wages. After several years of relatively modest premium increases, annual premiums […]

September 28, 2011