Senate health-care bill has some GOP moderates worried about the poor

The vast changes that the health-care bill would make to Medicaid, the country’s broadest source of public health insurance, would represent the largest single step the government has ever taken toward conservatives’ long-held goal of reining in federal spending on health-care entitlement programs in favor of a free-market system.

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Seattle Seahawks players play word association game about teammates

Seattle Seahawks running back C.J. Prosise and offensive lineman Joey Hunt say the first word that comes to mind when given names of their teammates on Saturday, June 24, at Safeway in Bellingham. The players were in Bellingham as part of the Seattle Seahawks 12 Tour.
Evan Abell The Bellingham Herald
Seattle Seahawks players play word association game about teammates 1:33

Seattle Seahawks players play word association game about teammates

Walking downtown with a Bellingham police officer 1:00

Walking downtown with a Bellingham police officer

It's going to feel like summer this weekend 0:48

It's going to feel like summer this weekend

Owner of Bellingham juice shop talks about what's next for her after selling business 3:52

Owner of Bellingham juice shop talks about what's next for her after selling business