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  1. Early voting begins for general election in Wilson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Lebanon Democrat

    Early voting for the Nov. 4 general elections kicks off Wednesday morning, and there's plenty of information for voters to know before stepping into a voting booth. Early voting for the Nov. 4 general elections kicks off Wednesday morning, and there's plenty of information for voters to know before stepping into a voting booth.

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  2. Carl DeMaio Denies Sexual Harassment Accusations From 'Troubled' Former StafferRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Switched

    Republican congressional candidate Carl DeMaio denied an accusation of sexual harassment from a former staffer on Friday, saying the staffer is "clearly troubled" in an interview with CNN . Todd Bosnich made the accusations in an interview with radio host Mike Slater that never aired, but was obtained by Politico, the outlet reported Wednesday .

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  3. Under Armour facility to create 1,500 jobs in TennRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Washington Examiner

    Athletic apparel maker Under Armour on Thursday announced plans to build a new $100 million distribution center in Tennessee that is projected to create 1,500 new jobs in the next five years. Kip Fulks, the company's chief operating officer and president of product, said Under Armour has already negotiated second rights to double the space by another million square feet in the future.

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  4. GOP Slams Obama Economic Speech, Calls for 'Real Leadership'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | News Max

    Republicans blasted President Barack Obama's economic speech at Northwestern University on Thursday, charging that his remarks merely sought to deflect criticism from his administration's many debacles and only promoted policies that have set Americans back on several fronts. "The president can talk about an improving economy, but try telling that to those Americans who are suffering so much in the Obama economy," said Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell.

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  5. Under Armour Facility To Create 1,500 Jobs In Tenn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | CBS Local

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  6. Under Armour bringing 1,500 jobs to Mt. JulietRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Chronicle of Mt. Juliet

    ... Tennessee Economic and Community Development Director Bill Hagerty. Governor Bill Haslam, U.S. Representative Diane Black, Wilson Cuonty Mayor Randall Hutto and Under Armour COO Kip Fulks also spoke at the event. Haslam said Under Armour will be ...

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  7. Democrat candidates to speak at political rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Lebanon Democrat

    The Wilson County Democratic Party will hold an election rally Thursday at 6 p.m. at its headquarters at 308 E. Main St. in Lebanon. The event will feature all the Democrat candidates and information about four amendments to the Tennessee Constitution proposed on the Nov. 4 ballot.

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  8. Mobile health offers tools to Ebola fight - Signatures stack up for Flex-IT billRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Politico

    MOBILE HEALTH OFFERS TOOLS TO EBOLA FIGHT: Ebola is ravaging Liberia, sickening thousands. Now a North Carolina-based nonprofit has teamed with UNICEF and the World Health Organization to quickly build a mobile communications system that gives health workers resources they need to fight the disease and battle dangerous rumors about it.

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  9. Anti-abortion is anti-women: Language about 'murder,' 'protection' is disingenuousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Pacific Daily News

    Liberal Internet scribes opened fire over the weekend when National Review writer Kevin D. Williamson tweeted that women who get abortions should be executed by hanging.

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  10. Anti-abortion is anti-women: Language about 'murder,'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Pacific Daily News

    Pro-life: In this October 2012 file photo, supporters of Bill 52 hold signs as senators discuss the bill at the Guam Legislature The bill passed 11 votes to four in a special session called by Gov. Eddie Calvo. The bill requires that certain information be provided to any woman seeking an abortion 24 hours before the procedure is performed.

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  11. Voter registration deadline approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Lebanon Democrat

    State law allows new voter registration applications to be processed up until 30 days before each election, which means applications submitted after Monday will not be processed until after Election Day. Residents and voters may go to the Wilson County Election Commission office at 203 E. Main St. to register or make changes to registration before the deadline.

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  12. ACO bill in House would waive 3-midnight requirement for skilled nursing careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | McKnightsonline.com

    Certain Accountable Care Organizations would be able to send Medicare beneficiaries to a skilled nursing facility without a prior hospital stay under a bipartisan bill recently introduced in the House of Representatives. Should the bill pass, ACOs that accept a "two-sided risk" would be exempt from the rule that a beneficiary has spent three midnights as a hospital inpatient to qualify for Medicare coverage of skilled nursing services.

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  13. Alexander taking Ball challenge seriouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee voters will decide this fall if they agree with the second-term Republican's idea of what's important to people, a vision that includes repealing the Affordable Care Act, protecting business interests over labor's, letting states set their own standards for students and fighting abortion rights. Alexander taking Ball challenge seriously Tennessee voters will decide this fall if they agree with the second-term Republican's idea of what's important to people, a vision that includes repealing the Affordable Care Act, protecting business interests over labor's, letting states set their own standards for students and fighting abortion rights.

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  14. Legislation Aims for More ACO FlexibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | Health Data Management

    Who are the Best Epic Consulting Firms? : A new report from vendor research firm KLAS Enterprises examines the growing number of consulting firms specializing in serving providers buying Epic information systems. KLAS says Epic has won 92 hospitals with more than 200 beds in the past two years, and the number of 'fully rated' consultancies has risen from 13 to 21. The report covers these firms as well as 12 others that have preliminary data.

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  15. GOP: Obama Admin Still Wrong On Birth Control Mandate RulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Daily Caller

    An illustration picture shows a blister-pack of birth control pills displayed at a private home in Nice January 3, 2013. French health regulators are studying limiting the use of contraceptive pills that carry health risks and will stop reimbursing prescription costs of some types from March, after a woman sued drugmaker Bayer over alleged side-effects.

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  16. House Republicans fuming over 'regurgitated' birth control mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Hill

    House Republicans are fuming over the latest attempt by the Obama administration to require companies to provide contraceptives coverage to their employees. In a letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell sent this week, a group of 51 lawmakers led by Rep. Diane Black says the agency's new rule essentially "regurgitates" the controversial birth control mandate that was struck down by the Supreme Court in June.

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  17. Criticism of abortion funding in health care law spans party linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | DFW Catholic

    Washington D.C., Sep 23, 2014 / 12:34 am .- Pro-life Republicans and Democrats alike have voiced condemnation for the findings of a recent report showing that federal subsidies are funding abortion coverage in the Affordable Care Act. "All of this is completely unacceptable," stated Rep. Dan Lipinski co-chair of the bipartisan Congressional Pro-Life Caucus.

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  18. Rep. Chris Smith: Federal Funds Not Being Used for Abortion 'The Biggest Lie in 2014'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    At a news conference last week, Rep. Chris Smith called President Obama's promise that no taxpayer dollars would be used to fund abortions under Obamacare, "the biggest lie in 2014." Smith, speaking on a new GAO report that indicated public funding of abortion, said, "The president issued an executive order on March 24, 2010 and it said: 'the Act maintains current Hyde Amendment restrictions governing abortion policy and extends those restrictions to newly created health insurance exchanges.

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  19. GOP looks to stop government from asking ethnicity of gun buyersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    Two House Republicans are trying to stop the Obama administration from collecting information about the race or ethnicity of people who buy guns. According to a report from the Washington Times , the ATF is requiring people to fill out a form when buying a gun that asks purchasers whether they are Hispanic or Latino, and then to identify themselves as being Indian, Asian, black, Pacific Islander or white.

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  20. Reps. Diane Black and Ted Poe introduced the FIREARM ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    Yesterday, Reps. Diane Black and Ted Poe introduced the FIREARM Act - legislation to prohibit the federal government from requiring race or ethnicity to be disclosed in connection with the purchase of a firearm.

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