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- Peace Corps unveils rankings: Calif., Vt., NYC lead way - USA TODAY
USA TODAYPeace Corps unveils rankings: Calif., Vt., NYC lead wayUSA TODAY"Vermont is the happy hunting ground for Peace Corps. It really is Peace Corps heaven," Elizabeth Chamberlain, spokeswoman for Peace Corps Northeast Regional Recruitment Office, said. Chamberlain attributes the volunteer enthusiasm to a New England ...Spending measure allows abortion coverage for Peace Corps volunteers Washington Post (blog)Government Spending Bill Quietly Resolves Peace Corps Abortion Coverage ... ThinkProgressCongress delivers for women in the Peace Corps The Hill (blog) Ithaca Journal - WBUR - vtdigger.orgall 41 news articles »
- Report Faults Care of Peace Corps Volunteer - New York Times
New York TimesReport Faults Care of Peace Corps VolunteerNew York TimesWASHINGTON ? A Peace Corps doctor caring for a gravely ill volunteer in China ignored a fellow physician's warnings that the volunteer needed intravenous fluids ?in 30 minutes or he is going to die,? and altered her notes about his treatment after ...
- US spending measure extends abortion coverage to Peace Corps - Torrington Register Citizen
[?]US spending measure extends abortion coverage to Peace CorpsTorrington Register CitizenThe legislation extends abortion coverage to Peace Corps volunteers in cases of rape, incest and life endangerment, giving them the same assistance the government provides for federal prisoners, female troops, women on Medicaid and much of the federal ...and more »
- Spending Bill Includes Abortion Funding for Peace Corps Rape Survivors - National Journal
National JournalSpending Bill Includes Abortion Funding for Peace Corps Rape SurvivorsNational JournalDecember 11, 2014 The battle over abortion funding for Peace Corps members may be coming to an end. The $1.1 trillion "CROmnibus" spending bill includes a provision to remove a 35-year ban on federal funding for abortions for Peace Corps volunteers in ...$1 trillion Cromnibus bill includes victories, losses for pro-life movement Lifesiteall 12 news articles »
- Washington state has third-most Peace Corps volunteers - KING5.com
KING5.comWashington state has third-most Peace Corps volunteersKING5.com"Vermont is the happy hunting ground for Peace Corps. It really is Peace Corps heaven," Elizabeth Chamberlain, spokeswoman for Peace Corps Northeast Regional Recruitment Office, said. Chamberlain attributes the volunteer enthusiasm to a New England ...
- Congress Ends 35-Year Ban on Abortion Coverage for Peace Corps Volunteers - AllGov
[?]Congress Ends 35-Year Ban on Abortion Coverage for Peace Corps VolunteersAllGovFor the first time since the 1970s, female Peace Corps volunteers will receive federal assistance for abortions, granting them the same coverage as those in other federal programs. As part of the omnibus spending bill adopted by Congress, medical ...
- Peace Corps volunteer shares trials, triumphs of adventure - Herald Times Reporter
Herald Times ReporterPeace Corps volunteer shares trials, triumphs of adventureHerald Times ReporterMolnar, a 2004 graduated of Lincoln High, was accepted into the Peace Corps and began serving as an English education volunteer in Indonesia this past March. She returned to Manitowoc recently for a brief family visit before returning to Indonesia ...
- Sick in the Peace Corps - New York Times
[?]Sick in the Peace CorpsNew York TimesThe situation of Nick Castle, a Peace Corps volunteer in China who became ill and died there, was truly tragic, and we hope for improvement in overseas care. But Peace Corps volunteers are equally vulnerable when they return home with service-related ...
- More Americans completing Peace Corps applications - Iowa City Press Citizen
Iowa City Press CitizenMore Americans completing Peace Corps applicationsIowa City Press CitizenBefore some important changes were made earlier this year to the Peace Corps' initial application process, Meredith Gall used to describe the eight-hour, online experience as an illustrative introduction to what would-be applicants were getting ...and more »
- Philly Area Ranks High for Peace Corps' Volunteers - NBC 10 Philadelphia
[?]Philly Area Ranks High for Peace Corps' VolunteersNBC 10 PhiladelphiaPennsylvania currently has about 270 serving Peace Corps members, about 500 less than California, which holds the no. 1 spot with 926 serving. Delaware falls toward the bottom of the list with just 12 members and New Jersey remains in the middle with ...