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U.S. Representative Steve King (R-Iowa) speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on Jan. 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa.Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images

Iowans Send White Supremacist Rep Back to Congress

Three of Iowa’s four congressional districts went to Democrats on Tuesday, but Steve King managed to hold on to Iowa’s 4th.

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Days After Taking Money from Big Pharma, Bucshon Criticized Trump’s Drug Price Disclosure Rule

Bucshon's recent donors include the PACs of drug companies that sued the government to block the disclosure rule.

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Donna Shalala Opposes Florida Drug Import Bill, and So Do Her Pharma Lobbyist Donors

The Democratic congresswoman and former HHS secretary called a bill to allow her state to import cheaper drugs from Canada “the silliest thing I’ve ever heard of.”

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Private Equity’s Latest Scheme: Closing Urban Hospitals and Selling Off the Real Estate

Thousands are expected to rally Thursday against the closing of Hahnemann University Hospital, a 171-year-old facility in Center City Philadelphia.