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Former Va. Cabinet Member Takes Heat From Congress

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Former Va. Cabinet Member Takes Heat From Congress

A woman who used to oversee Virginia’s health programs took a lot of heat from Congress on Tuesday. Marilyn Tavenner now runs the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid services. Tavenner is telling consumers things will get better by the end of November. She spent four years as the Health and Human Resources Secretary during Tim Kaine’s term as Governor.