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April 18, 2014 | NPR · The agreement calls on all parties to refrain from violence, requires that illegally-armed groups disarm and that control of government buildings be returned to Ukrainian authorities.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · President Obama said enrollment under the Affordable Care Act reached 8 million after the deadline was extended by 2 weeks. The figure represents a turnaround from the disastrous debut of the website.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Morning Edition spent a lot of time recently reporting from the U.S.-Mexico border. President Obama has deported 2 million people from the U.S. But many say that number is misleading.
 

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April 18, 2014 | NPR · It looks as though the "comment period" for the controversial Keystone XL pipeline project will be extended, delaying a decision past the November elections.
 
April 18, 2014 | NPR · Regular political commentators, E.J. Dionne of The Washington Post and David Brooks of The New York Times, discuss the breakthrough Ukraine deal and the new health care enrollment numbers.
 
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April 18, 2014 | NPR · Ivan Soltesz studies epilepsy in mice, but says children with chronic seizures are his inspiration. He's closing in on a way to quell the seizures with light — and without drugs' side effects.
 

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April 19, 2014 | NPR · The search continues for hundreds of people, mostly students, who were on board a South Korean ferry when it sank this week. Correspondent Anthony Kuhn shares the latest with NPR's Wade Goodwyn.
 

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April 13, 2014 | NPR · As the anniversary of last year's marathon bombing approaches, NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with correspondent Carrie Johnson about the investigation and legal wrangling yet to come.
 

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health care law repeal

Jul 18, 2012 — Some conservative scholars think they may have discovered a flaw that could send the law back to court, or at least cause some big problems for its implementation.
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Mar 7, 2011 — Mitt Romney, the former Massachusetts governor, has a tough task ahead of him as he explains the differences between his health care law enacted when he was governor of Massachusetts and the new new federal health care law signed by President Obama.
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Feb 8, 2011 — Harvard legal scholar Laurence Tribe argues the Supreme Court will follow precedent, not politics, in deciding on whether the new health care law is constitutional.
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Feb 3, 2011 — Two legal scholars' opposing views suggest it's hard to predict a Supreme Court health care ruling. Randy Barnett of Georgetown said the law was unconstitutional while Charles Fried said it was.
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Feb 3, 2011 — The 1099 provision symbolized what was wrong with the health care law, undermining it. Interestingly, the repeal bill was finally credited to a Democratic senator facing a tough re-election though a Republican earlier introduced a similar bill.
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Feb 2, 2011 — The Senate GOP hopes to put Democrats facing tough 2012 races on even thinner ice with their votes on a bill to repeal the health care law. Meanwhile, Democrats hope to save their majority by doing more to tout the law's benefits to consumers.
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Feb 1, 2011 — The Republican minority leader offered a repeal amendment Tuesday, moving his push for an up-or-down Senate vote to repeal the 2010 health care law a step closer to fruition.
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Jan 19, 2011 — Democrats who largely disowned the health care law during the 2010 campaign now reclaim it. They are using the House debate over repealing the law as a chance to market the law like they wish they had earlier.
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Jan 19, 2011 — Much of the drama in the House health law repeal vote will be watching how certain members vote. Republican Sean Duffy of Wisconsin is definitely one to keep an eye on since he didn't campaign on repealing the health care law.
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Jan 18, 2011 — Republicans and Democrats seemed tamer as they debated the repeal of health care law.
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