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EPA Highlights Asthma Awareness Month in May

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is encouraging Americans to take action against asthma by learning more about the disease and how it affects their families and communities. Nearly 26 million Americans, including more than 7 million children, are affected by this chronic respiratory disease, including low income and minority populations at the highest rates.

Monmouth County Man Accused Of Defrauding Senior Citizens

SOUTH BRUNSWICK — A Monmouth County insurance salesman and purported financial advisor has been arrested again and charged with defrauding five clients with an aggregate total in excess of $300,000 and attempting to bilk an additional client of $129,000, Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan and South Brunswick Police Chief Raymond Hayducka announced today.

ANALYSIS: Putting Our Premiums Into Medical Care, Not Profits

The recent news from the nonpartisan Kaiser Family Foundation that health insurers will have to send rebate checks totaling more than $1.3 billion to Americans this summer was especially gratifying to me. It more than justified my decision three years ago to clue members of Congress in on how insurance companies have systematically been devoting ever-increasing portions of our premium dollars to rewarding their shareholders and top executives.