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  • Defense Department anthrax error triggers anger in Congress

    WASHINGTON Military officials said Thursday that the Pentagon was in close contact with officials at research labs in California, Texas and seven other states that received potentially live anthrax spores, but they refused to identify the labs or to disclose how many people were being treated with antibiotics to stave off the disease.
  • Congress members back bills to phase out plastic microbeads

    Two Michigan lawmakers say they and other members of Congress are sponsoring bipartisan legislation to protect the Great Lakes from the damaging effects of plastic microbeads found in some soaps and personal care products. Sen. Debbie Stabenow and Rep....

    Countdown to a government shutdown: Day 49

    Countdown to a government shutdown: Day 49
        Give Florida Gov. Rick Scott credit where credit is due. If there was ever a guy who excelled at “busyness” — some might call it a distraction — the governor is proving to be a boss. Scott went back to Washington,...

    Gov. Scott draws Republicans in Congress into Medicaid dispute

    Gov. Scott draws Republicans in Congress into Medicaid dispute
    WASHINGTON Facing a state budget crisis, Gov. Rick Scott persuaded Republican allies in Congress on Tuesday to try to force the Obama administration to help Florida cover low-income families without expanding Medicaid. Republicans responded by lashing...

    Gov. Scott back in DC, seeking support in health care fight

    Just days after flying to Washington in hopes of convincing the Obama administration to extend federal hospital funds, Gov. Rick Scott was back in the nation's capital Tuesday slamming federal health officials for denying his request. The...