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Ex-congressman reports to North Carolina prison

(AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)

 

CHICAGO (AP) — Former Illinois U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. has reported to a North Carolina federal prison to serve a 2 1/2-year prison term for misusing campaign funds, a prison official said Tuesday.

The 48-year-old Chicago Democrat was in federal custody Tuesday morning, according to Bureau of Prisons spokesman Chris

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  • Written by The Chicago Defender
  • Category: Chicago

Half of single young adults eligible for the Health Insurance Marketplace could get coverage ...

A new report released today by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) shows that nearly half (46 percent) of single young adults who are uninsured and may be eligible for coverage in the Health Insurance Marketplace could get coverage for $50 or less per month.

“The health care law is making health insurance more affordable for young a

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  • Written by The Michigan Chronicle
  • Category: Detroit