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Coming up on today's show:
Senators like Rand Paul and Ted Cruz claim that the Senate healthcare bill doesn't go far enough to repeal Obamacare, and others are raising concerns about the number of people who will be left uninsured by the legislation. But Avik Roy, president of the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity, sees a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in the Senate's sweeping proposal. Takeaway Washington Correspondent Todd Zwillich looks at the political fight over the bill on Capitol Hill.
Green card holders are allowed to join the U.S. military, and some veterans are not citizens. But non-citizen soldiers and veterans who get in trouble with the law can face deportation. Now, Tijuana, Mexico has become a haven for some deported vets. Dorian Merina, a reporter for station KPCC in Los Angeles and is a contributor to The American Homefront Project, explains.
The contempt-of-court trial for former Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio begins this week, after the former sherif