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[Update] 3:31 PM 9/29/2009
Liberal Democrats failed Tuesday to inject a government-run insurance option into sweeping health care legislation taking shape in the Senate Finance Committee, despite widespread accusations that private insurers routinely deny coverage in pursuit of higher profits.
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Fitting Lyrics: Crazy Train
Crazy, I just cannot bear
Im living with something that just isnt fair
Mental wounds not healing (Obama’s Election, Burkenstock Liberals & Pinhead RINO’s)
Who and whats to blame
Im going off the rails on a crazy train
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As officials inside Richland 2 contemplate Stephen Hefner’s departure at the end of the school year, they speak of cloning the retiring superintendent. But underlying that desire is a more fervent appeal – finding a successor who understands the district’s culture.
South Carolina and Clemson had much to be proud of this past week, and I am not talking about their performances on the football field. The fan bases at each school proved once again that college football is king in this state, no matter the conditions.
The state Republican Party has enlisted Spartanburg textile magnate Roger Milliken to help the party pay off the $340,000 mortgage on its Columbia headquarters building.
A 3-year-old boy’s death Sept. 17 was not the result of a four-minute delay in transporting him to the hospital, Richland County Coroner Gary Watts said Monday.
Laurence Manning Academy returned to the routine of learning Monday, albeit with a subdued mood after a swine flu outbreak closed the school for three days and might have contributed to the death of a fifth-grader.
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