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Happy Health Care Reform New Year

Linda Bergthold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

Why will 2009 be different from 1993? Obama is not making the same mistakes the Clintons did, and that is good news for all of us.

McCain Campaign: Our Health Plan Doesn't Work

Jason Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jason Rosenbaum

According to McCain's senior economic policy adviser, McCain's health care plan won't destroy the employer-based insurance system because the plan doesn't work.

My Friends, Obama's "Class Warfare" Raises Taxes On Hardworking Americans... Like A-Rod And Madonna

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Tony Sachs

Alex wants to buy a small country and turn the population into his personal servants. But he looked at your tax plan and he saw that he was going to pay much higher taxes.

Jason Linkins

This Is What Expert Opinion Looks Like | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Everyone wants the media to "talk about the issues." But it's rare to see a reporter provide a deep and intricate dive into a particular issue or pol...

U.S. Presidential Candidates' Health Care Plans 2008: HIV/AIDS Proposals -- A Call for Leadership

Susan Blumenthal, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan Blumenthal, M.D.

This article provides a side-by-side comparison in chart form of the 2008 U.S. Presidential Candidates' proposed initiatives for addressing HIV/AIDS and for health care reform.

The McCain-Palin Health Care Plan: Half-Baked Alaska

Merrill Goozner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Merrill Goozner

It must be disconcerting to health care economists to see one of their pet peeves about the inequities of the employer-based insurance system so poorly used by the Republicans, who would repeal it.

U.S. Presidential Candidates' Health Care Plans Update: A Side-by-Side Comparison

Susan Blumenthal, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Susan Blumenthal, M.D.

The next President of the United States will confront major health policy decisions that will affect the lives of all Americans.

McCain-Palin? 10 Reasons to Count Me Out

Rose Ann DeMoro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rose Ann DeMoro

Amidst the worst economic crisis in this nation since the 1930s, the prospect of a John McCain-Sarah Palin administration hardly offers much confidence for the future.

John McCain's Health Care Adviser: "There Are No Uninsured."

Jason Rosenbaum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jason Rosenbaum

That's right. John Goodman's solution to the health care crisis in America is to change the definition of "uninsured" so that magically, everyone is covered.

Two Roads Diverge in Health Care Reform: Which is More Radical?

Linda Bergthold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

It's pretty clear that McCain's approach to remedying the healthcare system is not purely a market one, nor does Obama's involve a government takeover to bring about reform.

Your Health Care May Decide The 2008 Election

Robert L. Borosage | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert L. Borosage

This fall, Americans will discover an inconvenient truth about McCain -- he wants you to lose your employer-based health care. He thinks you aren't sufficiently conscious about the cost, and you're using too much of it.

Where McCain's Change Is Bigger Than Obama's

Bill Scher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Scher

McCain will change health care for more people than Obama. All those people potentially affected will have determine if they want the kind of change McCain is offering.

Peaceful Revolution: McCain a Clear and Present Danger to Families

Robert Drago and Arlene Holt Baker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Drago and Arlene Holt Baker

McCain's voting record on family issues speaks clearly and in a single voice: he does not value family in any meaningful sense of the word.

Jason Linkins

Elizabeth Edwards: I'm Already Working With Obama's Team On Health Care | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Elizabeth Edwards appeared on this morning's Good Morning America to discuss the Democratic Party's approach to universal health care. While Edwards ...

Dog Bites Man: The Obama Health Plan Beats McCain's for a Single Mom and Her Children

Harold Pollack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Harold Pollack

McCain's healthcare plan would unravel key advantages of employer-based coverage. Yet he offers nothing in its place to accomplish the same tasks.

Read His Lips: McCain Already Breaking 'No New Taxes' Pledge

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In February, McCain pledged that his administration would offer no new taxes against the American people. And yet since then, he has pledged large am...

Jason Linkins

McCain Healthcare Plan To Extend Promise Of Ineffective Half-Measures, According To Latest Ad | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Twice in John McCain's new advertisement touting his so-called health care "plan," McCain mentions that the key issue is not "the quality of healthcar...

McCain Health Plan Would Not Cover Child Featured At Event

Think Progress | Adam Jentleson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today at a campaign event, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) toured Miami Children's Hospital and met with some of the facility's young patients. As The New Yo...

Jason Linkins

Elizabeth Edwards: Favors Clinton's Health Plan, Says Obama's 'Not Universal,' Slams McCain's As Ineffective | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Elizabeth Edwards continued her passionate advocacy of universal health care on today's morning shows, appearing on both The Today Show and Morning Jo...

Jason Linkins

Elizabeth Edwards Returns McCain's Fire, Demands 'Straight Talk' | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Days ago, Elizabeth Edwards, wife of former nominee contender John Edwards, took aim at GOP nominee John McCain's health care plan, pointing out that,...

Elizabeth Edwards On McCain Health Plan: "Neither One Of Us Would Be Covered"

Los Angeles Times | Rong-Gong Lin II | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Elizabeth Edwards, the wife of former Democratic presidential contender John Edwards, said she and John McCain have one thing in common: "Neither one ...