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Anthony Weiner Health Care

Anthony Weiner Admits He Is Not Yet Over Scandal

The Huffington Post | Patrick Svitek | Posted 06.30.2012 | Politics

Former Congressman Anthony Weiner admitted Friday that he is still grappling with the consequences of the sex scandal that led to his exit from Congre...

Calling Out the House Progressive Caucus: Are You Men and Women, or Are You Mice?

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

If you break your pledge and vote for a health reform bill without this minimally robust version of the public option, you've ensured that even with a Democratic majority, all "reform" will be limited by your Blue Dog colleagues.

Speaker Pelosi: Please Stop Bullsh*ting Us on Dropping State Single Payer Amendment

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

Progressive leaders are calling the neutered public option in the House bill a "once in a lifetime reform," despite the fact that it has eliminated the very provision they promised was essential.

Weiner Battles McCaughey In Explosive Health Care Debate

Daily Beast | Benjamin Sarlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If you like partisan combat, the New York University/Langone Medical Center in Manhattan was the place to be Monday night. Betsy McCaughey, former lie...

Anthony Weiner: GOP Public Option Opponents Should Give Up Their Medicare

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Thursday, Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) called on 55 Republican adversaries of the public option to give up their government-funded health insurance...

Countdown to Health Care: Crossing the Finish Line on the Public Option

Rep. Anthony Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rep. Anthony Weiner

We're on the cusp of health reform that includes a public option. This is further than the skeptics ever thought we would be, but there is still work to be done to prevent Congress from returning to old habits.

Anthony Weiner: Obama Administration "Half-Pregnant With The Insurance Industry"

The Hill | Jordan Fabian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Rep. Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.) said on Tuesday that the Obama administration is "half-pregnant" with health insurers and pharmaceutical companies, which...

Congressman Anthony Weiner Visits Morning Joe To Talk Health Care (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Rep. Anthony Weiner visited Morning Joe at MSNBC Tuesday morning to discuss why he won't vote for Obama's health care plan. Check out the video to se...