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Massachusetts Democrats push bill to allow more late-term abortions

Massachusetts Democrats are pushing a sweeping bill to allow more third-trimester abortions, meaning the commonwealth would join New York in having some of the loosest restrictions in the country. Massachusetts law currently bans abortions after 24 weeks of pregnancy except if a woman’s pregnancy endangers her life, or if continuing the pregnancy would risk “grave… Read More »

While Democrats push government healthcare, Canadians wait nearly 5 months for treatment

Last year, Canadians waited a median of almost 20 weeks to receive specialist treatment after being referred by a general practitioner, according to a new report from The Fraser Institute. In practical terms, that’s the equivalent of getting a referral this week and waiting until May for treatment. Such waits are endemic to government-run healthcare… Read More »

Bristol-Myers Squibb laying off 69 employees in Florida in push to 'focus resources'

Bristol-Myers Squibb plans to lay off nearly 70 employees in Tampa. (BMS) After opening an office in Tampa, Florida, in 2014 and filling hundreds of positions, Bristol-Myers Squibb plans to lay off dozens of employees there early next year. BMS will let go of approximately 69 employees at its Tampa “capability center” in January, a… Read More »