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Ethan Rome

Four Years for the ACA: Time to Keep Building

Mike Lux | Posted 05.24.2014 | Politics
Mike Lux

Sunday was the fourth anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, a moment well worth marking. The ACA, for all its flaws, is already making lives better for many millions of Americans, and as it gets more established will continue to do so.

20 Activists Who Are Changing America

Peter Dreier | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Peter Dreier

You might not know it if your only source of information is the mainstream media, but there's a vibrant grassroots progressive movement winning victories, raising awareness and changing lives in every part of the country.

19 Young Activists Changing America

Bill Moyers | Posted 12.29.2013 | Politics
Bill Moyers

Who are the young radicals and reformers among us now whose names may not be well-known to the general public, but whose activism is leading the country in a more progressive direction?

19 Activists Who Are Changing America

Peter Dreier | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Peter Dreier

You might not know it if your only source of information is the mainstream media, but there's a vibrant grassroots progressive movement winning victories, raising awareness and changing lives in every part of the country.

Jeffrey Young

Get Ready For An Onslaught Of Obamacare Information

HuffingtonPost.com | Jeffrey Young | Posted 06.24.2013 | Business

Get ready to start hearing a whole lot more about Obamacare. Advocates are gearing up for sweeping campaigns to shift the conversation this summer and...

Romney Won't Take Medicare -- How 1% Can You Get?

Ethan Rome | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics
Ethan Rome

Yesterday on his 65th birthday, Mitt Romney announced that he's not planning to sign up for Medicare. What his action says is clear: I'm not like the Americans who enroll in Medicare. I'm special. I'm rich. I'm better than you.

Five Reasons Health Insurance Companies Should Roll Back Rates Now

Ethan Rome | Posted 08.23.2011 | Business
Ethan Rome

It's unconscionable that insurance companies continue to impose double-digit premium hikes on America's families and businesses to pay for their excess profits and financial shell games at a time when consumers and employers are struggling in this tough economy.

Insurance Executives' Get-Rich-Quick Scheme -- Using Your Premiums

Wendell Potter | Posted 08.13.2011 | Business
Wendell Potter

You might be surprised to learn that more and more of the dollars you pay for coverage are being sucked into a kind of black hole. It doesn't really disappear, of course.

New Republican Assault on Middle Class: Slash Medicaid, Hurt Seniors and Millions in Need

Ethan Rome | Posted 06.04.2011 | Politics
Ethan Rome

In these tough times when we need shared sacrifice, smart government and job creation, the Republican plan to cut Medicaid accomplishes none of these things. It only makes matters worse.

Size Matters: The GOP & Health Care

Ethan Rome | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ethan Rome

2011-01-18-l.jpgTo help folks see beyond the rhetoric, here's a chart that tells the truth about health care reform.