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MEDICAL MALPRACTICE

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With budgets totaling more than $440 million, he says, there is room to carve. But the legacy of debt will not go away easily.

"The agency is not a black hole. It is not wildly out of control," Williams says, before slipping back into government-speak.

"Certainly, the agency faces numerous challenges.

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