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Daily Radio Newsline
from 11/20/2014
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NEW INVESTMENTS TO STRENGTHEN RURAL HEALTH CARE
USDA awards more than $10 million in grants to support telemedicine and rural health research to improve rural health care. (Susan Carter and Ag. Sec. Tom Vilsack) 
SCARTER 00:00:56 SEC

ACTUALITY: HOW AFFORDABLE CARE ACT AFFECTED RURAL HEALTH CARE
Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack explains how the Affordable Care Act has improved health care. 
SCARTER 00:00:23 SEC

VILSACK TALKS ABOUT EXECUTIVE ACTION ON IMMIGRATION
How will the President's executive action on immigration affect the farm worker situation? (Gary Crawford and Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack) 
GCRAWFOR 00:00:58 SEC

A GOOD THANKSGIVING FOR THE TURKEY INDUSTRY
Turkey producers are going into this holiday season with a good economic situation. (Gary Crawford and Dave Harvey) 
GCRAWFOR 00:01:00 ERS

FOOD PRICE INFLATION OUTPACING THE REST OF THE ECONOMY
Food shoppers are continuing to see rising prices at the supermarket, especially for animal based products. (Gary Crawford and Anne Marie Kuhns) 
GCRAWFOR 00:01:00 ERS

I CAME TO THE TURKEY. I THAWED. I CONQUERED.
Preparing the Thanksgiving dinner is about more than cooking the turkey. It's the thawing process that can upset all your dinner plans, if you don't plan ahead. (Gary Crawford and Tina Hanes) 
GCRAWFOR 00:01:00 FSIS

CAPITOL CHRISTMAS TREE REACHES DC
This year's US Capitol Christmas Tree is now in the nation's capitol, and being prepared for the December 2nd lighting ceremony. (Rod Bain and Darla Lenz of the US Forest Service) 
RBAIN 00:01:00 FS

A NOTED FOOD ASSISTANCE PROGRAM CELEBRATES 50 YEARS
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program known as SNAP turned 50th. (Susan Carter and Ag Sec Tom Vilsack) 
SCARTER 00:00:55 FNS