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Chicago to Cover Transition-Related Care for City Employees

Starting this fall, transgender people who work for the City of Chicago can start getting medical insurance coverage for gender alignment surgery, under a change in policy announced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday.

Starting this fall, transgender people who work for the City of Chicago can start getting medical insurance coverage for gender alignment surgery, under a change in policy announced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday.

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Rahm Emanuel Has a Chance to Make Women’s History

Rahm Emanuel, Mayor-elect of Chicago, has the opportunity to make history of a sort that could make all the difference to our (women’s) world, not to mention to his.

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Roundup: The Obama Administration: For the Public Option Before They Were Against It… Sort Of?

While the public wants a public option, and while the President-as-candidate campaigned on the promise of at least something akin to a public option, the Administration has, from day one of the health care reform process, done just about everything it could to say they are “for” a public option “kinda sorta” but “it’s not the defining piece” of health reform. Huh?

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Is This The End of Bush’s HHS Regulations?

The less than one-day old Obama administration is already cleaning up Bush’s mess – are the ill-intended HHS regulations included?

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