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Clinton, despite the pneumonia, far outstrips Trump in health industry funding

OpenSecrets Blog | Posted 09.16.2016 | Politics
OpenSecrets Blog

Hillary Clinton was back on the campaign trail this week after suffering from pneumonia. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) By: Jack Noland Many Americans, un...

With Urban Hospitals in Decline, One Hospital Changes the Rules of the Game

Jessica Stone | Posted 02.21.2015 | Business
Jessica Stone

When access to care and population health of a distressed community are on the line, urban hospitals like BMC can and should look outside of traditional negotiation tactics to fulfill their role in serving their community. If they do not, we may not have the ERs to meet the newly insured population.

Key Industry Throwing Its Money Behind Obama

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama has raised more money from the health care industry than Republican candidates, according to an analysis conducted by the Cente...

The Horrendous Truth About Health Care Reform

Robert Lenzner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Robert Lenzner

The Senate health care reform bill looks to be even better than a free ride for the health insurance industry until 2014.

Life Isn't "House" But Can We Be Patients Like Those on TV?

Margaret Anderson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Margaret Anderson

The kind of medicine practiced by Dr. House on and his colleagues on TV is actually the kind of medicine seriously ill patients need. But, that would never work in the real world.

Who Are These People Anyway? The Gang of Six and the Politics of Health Care Reform

Jerome Karabel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jerome Karabel

With the outcome of perhaps the most significant domestic legislation since Social Security hanging in the balance, the question arises: who are these six senators and whom do they represent?

Opposition to Obama Health Care Reform Driven by Racism Not Fear of Increasing Debt

Ray Hanania | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ray Hanania

Although the Republicans and "Blue Dog" conservative Democrats claimed they oppose Obama's health care plan because it would increase the nation's debt, the real reason is driven by racism.