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Stories with person: Earl Blumenauer
  • Lawmakers critical of KBR decision to seek legal fees 
    Updated: Jul-14-15 3:33 pm

    PORTLAND, Oregon - Members of Oregon's Congressional delegation have asked the Defense Department to reach a settlement with 12 Oregon National Guard soldiers who said they were sickened by a toxic chemical during the Iraq War.

  • Medicare's end-of-life counseling policy may find acceptance story has photos
    Updated: Jul-09-15 11:55 am

    WASHINGTON - Six years ago, a proposal for Medicare to cover end-of-life counseling touched off a political uproar that threatened to stall President Barack Obama's health care law in Congress. This week, when Medicare finally announced it would make the change, reaction was largely muted.