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AIDS in the Workplace
April 9, 1987 at 12:00 AM EDT
4891023783AIDS in the WorkplaceSome HIV-positive people lost jobs because of their status, but others found companies surprisingly supportive and concerned.1987-04-09 18:00:00disabled1967244473213877Border wall demand softened, budget strife may persistNumerous reports suggested overnight that President Trump is open to delaying a border wall down payment, leading Democrats on Capitol Hill to declare a kind of victory and see hope for avoiding a government shutdown. But even if the border wall issue drops away, other obstacles could still derail the spending bill. John Yang and Lisa Desjardins join Judy Woodruff to discuss those barriers.2017-04-25 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/RTS13WEZ-320x196.jpg3000302237wviYbP1jux8213777How cutting off subsidy payments would affect ObamacareIn the debate over health care reform, President Trump must now decide whether he will continue to make payments to insurance companies in order to cover out-of-pocket costs and deductibles for low-income consumers. Judy Woodruff speaks with Robert Laszewski, president of Healthcare Policy and Marketplace Review, about the ramifications of cutting off those subsidy payments.2017-04-24 06:00 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/RTS11PP6-e1490474007339-320x196.jpg3000280032IKvBWlTGVAM213775Coal miners’ health care collides with budget showdownSeventy years ago, President Truman forged a deal where coal companies and the union agreed to fund lifelong health care pensions. The government never intended to pay for these benefits, but Congress has become a funder of last resort. Now some 22,000 retired union miners and their widows will lose their health care if Congress doesn't act. Lisa Desjardins reports from West Virginia.2017-04-24 06:33 pmhttp://d3i6fh83elv35t.cloudfront.net/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/RTX2CDIO-320x196.jpg3000278409oQB4GgeEU7o
Some HIV-positive people lost jobs because of their status, but others found companies surprisingly supportive and concerned.
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