Clinton’s campaign says the proposal is part of her plan to provide universal health care coverage in the United States. The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee also is reaffirming her support for a public-option insurance plan and for expanding Medicare by letting people age 55 year and older opt in.
Petitions are seeking to put higher cigarette taxes on the fall ballot in all three of those holdout states, as well as Colorado
“And so they’re actually the ones that are passing along the measles among each other and then going out into the community,” Schryer said.
“It is time for us to provide certainty in the marketplace,” said Sen. Pat Roberts, R-Kan., chairman of the Agriculture Committee, who brokered the compromise bill with the panel’s top Democrat, Michigan Sen. Debbie Stabenow.
“The biggest wild card is (Trump’s) approach to allowing people to buy across state lines,” said Douglas Holtz-Eakin, a Republican economist and a board member of the center.
“I personally use it for focus. It’s not about getting high. It’s about keeping my mind engaged in the activity I’m in,” said McAlpine, who organizes the 420 games, athletic events aiming to stop the stigma against pot use.
“Twenty a day is not that different from 22,” Shulkin said. “It is far too high.”
“It would be one thing if it was only one incident, but to find out how prevalent it is, is frightening and angering,” said Erin Vance, an Oregon woman who was sexually assaulted by a physician while she was under anesthesia. The Associated Press typically does not identify victims of sex crimes, but Vance agreed to have her name published.
“It creates a sentimental way to connect with your city,” said Mandaric. “There’s a romantic component to it, you’re working out, endorphins are flowing, you’re meeting cool new people.”