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Election may determine fate of sick, uninsured Americans
Los Angeles Times

Jode Towe was driving his big rig across the New Mexico desert in April when he noticed an odd sensation at the back of his throat.

“It was like something was growing there,” he recalled.

When Towe, 41, went to a clinic, he got bad news. He might have cancer. Doctors recommended a biopsy. If the results confirmed their suspicions, surgery and chemotherapy might follow.