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Longshore, Long Negotiations: West Coast Dockworkers Still on the Job Without Contract (for Now)

Longshore, Long Negotiations: West Coast Dockworkers Still on the Job Without Contract (for Now)
The contract that keeps thousands of dockworkers on the job at West Coast ports from San Diego to Seattle is expiring, but don't expect a disruption in the billions of dollars of trade that crosses the waterfront — at least not yet. As talks drag out, jitters will grow among the companies that last year imported or exported nearly $900 billion worth of cargo across the West Coast.
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OR Awarded $45 Million Grant to Model Health Care Reform

OR Awarded $45 Million Grant to Model Health Care Reform
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced Thursday that it's giving Oregon a $45 million grant to help spread the changes beyond the Medicaid population and share information with other states, making it one of only six states to earn a State Innovation Model grant.
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