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Market to Market (March 7, 2014)

posted on March 7, 2014 at 7:29 PM

Market to Market (March 7, 2014)
Full Program: The Obama Administration unveils its version of the 2015 Budget. The U.S. House makes its 50th attempt to overturn the Affordable Care Act. Tensions in Ukraine push U.S. commodity prices higher. Market analysis with Sue Martin. Full Story

NY State Health Care Website Slammed with 30M Hits

posted on October 4, 2013 at 11:46 AM

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's website to allow the uninsured to shop for health insurance under the nation's new health care law has struggled under the surge of nearly 30 million hits in two days. New York has just 2.7 million uninsured... Full Story

Senate Republican Stages 21-Hour Fillibuster

posted on September 27, 2013 at 11:42 AM

Senate Republican Stages 21-Hour Fillibuster
Freshman Senator Ted Cruz kept the Senate in session Tuesday night in an all-out attempt to derail President Obama's health care law. Full Story

House GOP On Health Care: For Repeal, Not Replace

posted on July 26, 2013 at 3:35 PM

WASHINGTON (AP) — Three years after campaigning on a vow to "repeal and replace" President Barack Obama's health care law, House Republicans have yet to advance an alternative for the system they have voted more than three dozen times to... Full Story

Market to Market (April 2, 2010)

posted on April 2, 2010 at 5:04 PM

Market to Market (April 2, 2010)
Full Program: The Agriculture Department predicts some big numbers in its prospective plantings report. President Obama announces policy changes that could clear the way for oil drilling off US coasts. And a 4H program helps shutterbugs develop photography... Full Story

Market to Market (March 26, 2010)

posted on March 26, 2010 at 6:03 PM

Market to Market (March 26, 2010)
Full Program: After signing sweeping health care reforms into law, President Obama takes a victory lap in Iowa. But the landmark legislation is not without its critics -- including those in the food industry. And with spring planting rapidly approaching, traders... Full Story

President Obama Runs a Victory Lap in Rural America

posted on March 26, 2010 at 6:03 PM

President Obama Runs a Victory Lap in Rural America
Obama’s trip to Iowa kicks off a national campaign to promote some popular measures of the Administration’s signature legislative achievement. Full Story

Health Care Counts Calories

posted on March 26, 2010 at 10:03 AM

Health Care Counts Calories
When the dust finally settled in the House Chamber Sunday night, the health care bill passed on a vote of 219-to-212, with no Republicans voting in favor of the measure. Full Story

Senate Health Care Bill Includes Rural Provisions

posted on December 23, 2009 at 12:12 PM

Senate Health Care Bill Includes Rural Provisions
Forget 34th Street, the miracle THIS WEEK was on Wall Street, where positive reports on unemployment and durable goods orders pushed the major indices to yearly highs on Christmas Eve. Full Story

Market to Market (December 18, 2009)

posted on December 18, 2009 at 6:12 PM

Market to Market (December 18, 2009)
Full Program: The rhetoric heats up at the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference. USDA announces help -- in the form of millions of dollars -- is on its way to beleaguered dairy producers. And from the parlor to the plant, rural Americans capitalize on an... Full Story

Rural Health Care Cooperatives Get Another Look

posted on December 18, 2009 at 9:12 AM

Rural Health Care Cooperatives Get Another Look
The health care debate has lawmakers investigating several options. Farmers in rural Wisconsin are already receiving medical care through an innovative program. Full Story

Market to Market (September 25, 2009)

posted on September 25, 2009 at 7:09 PM

Market to Market (September 25, 2009)
Full Program: Market analyst Darin Newsom. Farmers work to curtail runoff blamed for the "Dead Zone" in the Gulf of Mexico. Rural Americans capitalize on an innovative cooperative health care program. Full Story

Obama Calls for Action on Health Care

posted on September 11, 2009 at 8:09 PM

Obama Calls for Action on Health Care
With most analysts cautiously optimistic over prospects for the U.S. economy to recover from the depths of recession, President Obama this week set his sights on the administration's next priority -- health care reform. Full Story

Market to Market (September 11, 2009)

posted on September 11, 2009 at 7:09 PM

Market to Market (September 11, 2009)
Full Program: Market analyst Jamey Kohake Full Story

Man in the Middle

posted on August 14, 2009 at 8:08 PM

Man in the Middle
The President has heavily lobbied him. His Republican Caucus is concerned. And rural Iowans are skeptical of his intentions. Iowa Senator Charles Grassley has found himself at the pivotal center of the nation's health care policy. Market to... Full Story
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