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What's next for health care overhaul?

| Sep 3, 2009
Health care reform expert Mark McClellan talks with Kai Ryssdal about rumors that President Barack Obama may drop the public option in a new health care bill and what's likely to happen next.
Posted In: Health
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Is Cleveland Clinic a model for success?

Tamara Keith | Jul 23, 2009
President Obama is pointing to the Cleveland Clinic as a model for how to get quality health care at lower cost. But some say the clinic's method spells bankruptcy for other hospitals. Tamara Keith reports.
Posted In: Health
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For some, beer pong stakes are high

Jeff Tyler | Sep 3, 2009
You may know it as a popular college drinking game, but those who take it seriously can win thousands of dollars at tournaments dedicated to competitive beer pong. Jeff Tyler talked to some beer-pongers in Los Angeles.
Posted In: Entertainment, Sports
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Is E-Verify too demanding on business?

Jeff Tyler | Sep 4, 2009
Federal contractors will soon be required to use the E-Verify system to confirm their employees' eligibility to work in the U.S. Jeff Tyler reports.
Posted In: Crime, Jobs
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Weekly Wrap: Reforming the banks

| Sep 4, 2009
Clusterstock's John Carney and Reuters blogger Felix Salmon talk with Kai Ryssdal about Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner's plans to regulate the financial system.
Posted In: Economy, Wall Street
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'I was laid off, now I'm laid on'

| Sep 4, 2009
Lots of people are still out of work, but some are starting to ease back in, like commentator Glenn Miller. But he's not quite sure what to make of it.
Posted In: Jobs
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Give more money to the SEC?

Scott Jagow | Sep 4, 2009
After falling flat on its face in the Bernie Madoff case and in other situations, the SEC could be rewarded with a raise. New York Senator Charles...
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Economists don't believe in soulmates

| Aug 27, 2009
Economist Betsey Stevenson isn't your typical wedding guest. While most ceremony attendees are thinking love and romance, she's listening for the contract in the vows. She explains why searching for a partner is like searching for a job.
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Health care top of Congress's list

Steve Chiotakis | Sep 4, 2009
Congress will reconvene in a few days, with health care, financial regulation and cap-and-trade as top priorities. Steve Chiotakis talks to former Labor Secretary Robert Reich about what President Obama expects to accomplish.
Posted In: Health
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U.S. checking contractor citizenship

John Dimsdale | Sep 4, 2009
Next week, government contractors will have to verify the citizenship of their employees by entering them into a database. But the process comes with its share of costs and complications. John Dimsdale reports.
Posted In: Immigration, Jobs

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