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By Bruce M. Gans
Medicare budget cuts would send recuperating patients to nursing homes
Topic - Mike Chaney
Four people died early Tuesday in a mobile home fire that investigators said was caused by a space heater as temperatures plummeted overnight in rural Itawamba County.
Mississippi Insurance Commissioner Mike Chaney says he'd like to see security system sales people subject to background checks.
Federal health officials have denied Mississippi's request to set up a state-run health exchange under President Obama's health care law, settling an unusual political dispute in which the Republican governor overruled the state's own insurance commissioner.
Like many Republican elected leaders, Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant is not exactly thrilled about Obamacare's march toward full implementation in 2014.
From the South to the heartland, cracks are appearing in the once-solid wall of Republican resistance to President Barack Obama's health care law.