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  1. COLUMN: Whatever replaces Obamacare will look a lot like Obamacare

    03.23 / 02:06 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    WASHINGTON -- "Mend it, don't end it" was Bill Clinton's rhetorical straddle regarding affirmative action. Republican efforts to "repeal and replace" the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) look increasingly like "mend it, don't end…
  2. Revived bill seeks to level ESPLOST talks

    03.23 / 00:54 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    ATLANTA – Lawmakers have reversed course on a plan to change how local school boards handle tax increase r…
  3. Perdue’s past focus of critics on eve of agriculture secretary confirmation hearing

    03.23 / 00:54 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    WASHINGTON -- When Georgia Senator David Perdue talks about growing up with his cousin, former Governor Sonny Perdue, he recalls him driving a tractor about his peanut and corn…
  4. Trump's budget targets rural development programs that provide a quiet lifeline

    03.22 / 21:04 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    HAGERHILL, Ky. - Chad Trador was, like many people here, a onetime coal miner struggling to find work. He, his three children and his wife had stayed afloat in a tough economy for years, but after he was laid…
  5. Trump, Ryan crack conservative bloc, convince Barletta to vote for health care bill

    03.22 / 21:04 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    WASHINGTON – President Trump and Speaker Paul Ryan opened a crack in the wall of conservative Republican opposition to their health care bill Wednesday, winning over Congressman Lou Barletta of P…
  6. After raising $11,000, N.Y. couple charged with killing son, torching home

    03.22 / 19:41 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    GUILDFORD, N.Y. — Three weeks after a fire left the home of Ernest and Heather Franklin destroyed and their son dead, the couple was arrested for the murder of 16-year-old Jeffery Franklin and the fire they set to cover i…
  7. Americans worry, cheer as Congress moves to upend the Affordable Care Act

    03.22 / 18:30 journalexpress.net Journalexpress.net - Knoxville
    A soon-to-be father whose wife is getting prenatal care through the Affordable Care Act. A woman whose mother would have been bankrupted by her cancer diagnosis had she not had ACA coverage. An older self-employed couple, insured under the…