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Heath Care Reform

Diseases and Demagogues

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 12.13.2014 | Politics
Richard J. Rosendall

It is difficult enough to confront resurgent diseases without an explosion of unhinged conspiracy mongering.

Americans' Upside-Down View Of Medicare's Problems

NPR | Scott Hensley | Posted 09.20.2013 | Fifty

Medicare is big. And as America gets grayer, the health insurance program for seniors and the disabled is going to get a lot bigger — and more expen...

Fighting to Make Health Equality a Reality

Nisha Agarwal | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nisha Agarwal

Health insurance reform, while important, will not be enough to eliminate the racial and ethnic disparities that reveal themselves, vividly, in the Bronx.

Colo. GOP Makes Desperate Attempts To Kill Health Care

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

As health care reform seems poised to become the law of the land, opponents of the legislation in Colorado are seeking ways to subvert the newly enshr...

Jason Linkins

TV SoundOff: Sunday Talking Heads | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's health care that's the exciting thing, as we enter the stage of it finally being over. I really, really can't wait. Maybe today!

Congress Should Try Living Like the 30 Million Americans Without Health Insurance

William Marler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
William Marler

If you did not have health insurance, wouldn't you try to figure out a way to get it? Wouldn't you try to figure out how to fix Medicare and Medicaid costs long-term?

Sam Stein and Ryan Grim

Dianne Feinstein Signs On To Public Option Push | Sam Stein and Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Support for the public health insurance option is surging in the Senate. It began with three freshman Democrats in the House, Alan Grayson (Fla.), Che...

The Human Face of Health Care Affordability

Deepak Bhargava | Posted 01.14.2010 | Politics
Deepak Bhargava

As we cross the finish line toward historic health care reform, let us remember that behind the numbers are real people with sick family members who are struggling everyday to avoid massive debts and even bankruptcy.

Health Insurance Companies Tell Women: You're a Pre-Existing Condition

Allyson Kapin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Allyson Kapin

Health Insurance companies have waged a war against women and people who need them the most in the United States.

Voters Tiring of Republican Partisanship on Healthcare

Andrew Baumann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andrew Baumann

Momentum is growing for passage of health care reform, and, because of their continued obstructionism, so is the threat to Republicans.

Congresswoman Woolsey: Baucus' Bill Requires Older Folks to Pay Five Times More

Kathleen Wells, J.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kathleen Wells, J.D.

Congresswoman Lynn Woolsey co-chairs the Congressional Progressive Caucus. Recently, she sat down with me to discuss health care reform.

WATCH: Obama's Choice

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lee Stranahan

Should President of the United States of America Barack Obama support a public option clearly or should he break campaign promises, float trial balloons and destroy all goodwill among Democrats?

White House Plans To Use DeMint's "Waterloo" Quote To Rally The Troops

ABC News | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Friday, on a "Conservatives for Patients Rights" conference call with conservative activists dealing with health care reform, Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S....