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Trump-Pence would be disastrous for U.S. public health.

September 14, 2016

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  Joseph Lachman, 9/13/2016 The Trump-Pence ticket is a threat to the health to everyone living in the U.S., and perhaps the world. Their policy proposals and stances regarding crucial public health issues are at best naive, and at worst, completely wrong. We’re not going to waste time here arguing about a lot of the […]

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Congressman Donald Young doesn’t understand depression and suicide.

October 28, 2014

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Alaskan Republican Congressman recently claimed that welfare programs caused an increase in suicide rates. “This suicide problem didn’t exist until we got largesse from the government,” Young reportedly claimed at Alaska’s Mat-Su Senior Center. “When people had to work and had to provide and had to keep warm by putting participation in cutting the wood […]

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