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Parliamentarian's rulings jeopardize Senate GOP repeal bill

Parliamentarian's rulings jeopardize Senate GOP repeal bill

Senate Republicans suffered a big setback in passing their bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act when the Senate parliamentarian issued rulings Friday that make it more difficult to pass key provisions on a party-line majority vote.

Baxter and Claris settle FTC merger challenge by divesting products

By Alex Kacik  |  July 21, 2017

Drugmakers Baxter International and Claris Injectables agreed to divest two pharmaceutical products to settle Federal Trade Commission antitrust concerns over Baxter's proposed $625 million acquisition of Claris' injectable drugs business.

Editorial: Eight reasons why the GOP healthcare bill ultimately failed

By Merrill Goozner  |  July 21, 2017
Editorial: Eight reasons why the GOP healthcare bill ultimately failed

Asked about his Bay of Pigs fiasco, President John F. Kennedy responded, "Victory has 100 fathers and defeat is an orphan." The opposite is true for the latest iteration of the GOP healthcare bill, which would have eliminated insurance coverage for more than 20 million people.



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Trump administration pulls health law help in 18 cities

President Donald Trump's administration has ended Affordable Care Act contracts that brought assistance into libraries, businesses and urban neighborhoods in 18 cities, meaning shoppers on the insurance exchanges will have fewer places to turn for help signing up for coverage.

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Cleveland Clinic names CIO

Cleveland Clinic names CIO

Edward Marx, a former University Hospitals CIO who most recently served as executive vice president at the Advisory Board Co., will start in his new role Sept. 1.

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