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Another EPA disaster, this time in rural Georgia

The Colorado disaster wasn't the only EPA-caused spill recently. An accident in Georgia earlier this year sent deadly sediment into a nearby creek, and even though it happened five months ago, the hazard continues.
 
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You’re hired! Donald Trump for school boss?

 
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EPA's gross negligence at Gold King

 

Anyone who follows mining, oil spill and power plant accidents knows the rhetoric of EPA and the Obama White House, but this time they've been strangely silent.

 

 

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Minor typing errors cost Medicaid millions in overpayments

 
Medicare is expensive and continues to eat up a growing share of the federal budget, and it doesn't help that millions of dollars in spending on the program are due to waste and mismanagement.