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Health Care Tort Reform

Medical Malpractice and Tort Reform: Yes, Deal Better With the Issues but Don't Get Sidelined From More Costly, Needed Health Care Reforms

Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D. | Posted 10.13.2012 | Los Angeles
Glenn D. Braunstein, M.D.

Medical malpractice costs are a flash point for physicians and malpractice trial lawyers, each side claiming their solutions must be heeded to avoid potential disaster for patients and our health care delivery system.

Rick Perry's Snake Oil Cure for Our Sick Health Care System

Wendell Potter | Posted 11.01.2011 | Politics
Wendell Potter

In his quest to win the Republican presidential nomination, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is perpetuating a convincing hoax: that implementing Texas-style tort reform would go a long way toward curing what ails the U.S. health care system.

Sam Stein

Former Budget Director Reveals 'Biggest Gap' In Obama Health Care Law | Sam Stein | Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Perhaps no Obama administration official who helped craft the Affordable Care Act had a larger imprint -- save the president himself -- ...

Ryan Grim

House Republican Issa Charges Obama With Lying About Tort Reform | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama's health care reform outreach to congressional Republicans got off to a bumpy start on Monday morning, when Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif...