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Documentary: 'Oxyana'

Tucked in the Appalachian mountains of Southern West Virginia, Oceana, is a small, once thriving coal-mining town that has fallen victim to the fast spreading scourge of prescription painkiller Oxycontin.

Preventing Political Malpractice

Health care costs are exploding. A robust public option would create competition that would lower costs, and increase access to life-saving medicine.