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The Debate over Students with AIDS in Schools
September 5, 1985 at 12:00 AM EST
5518723784The Debate over Students with AIDS in SchoolsThe New York City school board faced tough choices on AIDS policy in 1985, while AIDS patient Ryan White fought to be allowed in Indiana schools.1985-09-05 18:00:00disabled1967244488true120864How does video of economist’s ACA criticism hurt the law?While the Obama administration heralded the much smoother launch of a second round of health care enrollment, a video came to light featuring a former consultant on the Affordable Care Act which created serious political blowback. Judy Woodruff explores the fallout with Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News and Louise Radnofsky of The Wall Street Journal.2014-11-17 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/aca_gruber-320x196.jpeg2365370875lXIPqAHJqlg120663Massachusetts town mulls nation's first total tobacco banThe town of Westminster, Mass., could become the first in the nation to ban the sale of tobacco products if a proposal from the city's board of health passes in December. The unprecedented pitch would ban the sale cigarettes, chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes within the city. Proponents cite reduced health risks, whereas some residents and local businesses say jobs and consumer freedom is at stake.2014-11-15 00:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/tobacco-320x196.png2365369827cyRMKKVm2dk120628CDC director: We’re ‘nowhere near out of the woods’ on EbolaHospital officials in Omaha, Nebraska, are preparing to treat a surgeon who was reportedly infected with the Ebola virus while treating patients in Sierra Leone, where the outbreak continues to be dire. In Liberia, infections rates seem to be slowing, but cases have emerged in Mali. Jeffrey Brown gets an update from CDC director Dr. Tom Frieden about Ebola in West Africa and the U.S.2014-11-14 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/frieden-320x196.jpg2365369657izk7cWWgr40
The New York City school board faced tough choices on AIDS policy in 1985, while AIDS patient Ryan White fought to be allowed in Indiana schools.
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