Obamacare: The Sea Change

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With a recent CBS poll finding that 93% of Americans disapprove of the Affordable Care Act and want to see either big changes or outright repeal, President Obama can no longer count on the unwavering support of Democrats in Congress. This sea change did not occur as the result of political maneuvering by opponents over the last month, but because of the political maneuvering over the last five years by the President. The curtain has been pulled back on the health care act, and the latter has been revealed as a nationalistic, bureaucratic nightmare.

The big question is what happens next?

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ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

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The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Union Post 297 Senior American Legion Baseball Player Trey Fink. Earlier this season in a game against St. Peters, Trey pitched a complete game with 11 strike outs and no walks in an 8-1 win. He also went the distance in a tough luck 6-1 loss to Washington. He only gave up four hits with 13 strike outs and one walk. Time and again, Trey has proven his ability to go deep into games.

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The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

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Local Senior Legion teams are getting ready for the trip to the 2015 Blue Springs Woodbat Tournament. Washington, Union and St. Charles will compete in the event which will run Wednesday through Sunday at the Hidden Valley Athletic Complex.