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Medicare at 50: Strengths to Build On

John Geyman | Posted 06.22.2015 | Politics
John Geyman

Traditional Medicare has proven its superiority over any private, market-based alternatives for the last 50 years. It is time to build on this social insurance model as the health care debate continues.

Women's Lives (Should) Matter!

Ellen R. Shaffer | Posted 06.13.2015 | Politics
Ellen R. Shaffer

The campaign to eliminate the right to safe, legal abortions is intentional, relentless and political. The consequences are real, personal and frightening. Attacks on abortion rights further entrench discrimination against women.

Progressive Leadership on Covering Abortions

Ellen R. Shaffer | Posted 06.13.2015 | Politics
Ellen R. Shaffer

The Senate reconvenes on Monday, April 13, 2015, facing a vote on H.R. 2. It's a shining opportunity to reclaim leadership for covering abortion care for all women regardless of their income, source of insurance, or where they live.

GOP: Do as We Say, Not as We Did

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Eric Cantor is a member of the GOP leadership team in the House. He is not known as the brains of that team. He is, however, clearly its smirk.

An Unhealthy Debate: Again

Jim Worth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Worth

The Repeal of the HealthCare Bill will add $230 billion to the deficit! House Republicans are threatening to repeal the HealthCare Bill--and replace ...