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in home health care

Sen. Mike Cunningham, center, is handling a plan aimed at restoring cuts to in-home health care services for low-income people.
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The Missouri Senate is waiting to go into special session on securing in-home health care benefits for more than 8,000 state residents.

This article first appeared in the St. Louis Beacon: October 20, 2008 - Since she became a quadriplegic after a car accident nearly 18 years ago, Kathy Alexander of Bourbon, Mo., has needed a personal attendant at her home.