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We investigated drugmakers’ shady tactics on Medicaid programs. Now, states are cracking down.

Medicaid tries to ensure that patients get drugs that work the best and yet are also affordable. But to keep their profits flowing, drugmakers use various methods to influence states into adding their medicines to the preferred list.

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The EPA will regulate a deadly chemical in paint removers, citing our investigation

The EPA decided to enact a rule targeting a widely available type of paint remover that has killed people for decades. Retail stores like Lowe’s and Home Depot will also remove these products, paint removers containing methylene chloride.

Abandoned in America

In six struggling U.S. communities, residents say the federal government isn't listening — and so things have gone from bad to worse.

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