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Mitt Romney Health Care

Jeffrey Young

Obamacare Could Save A Bunch Of Lives: Harvard Study | Jeffrey Young | Posted 05.07.2014 | Business

Fewer people died in Massachusetts after the state enacted its landmark legislation to cover the uninsured, according to a new Harvard University stud...

Mitt Romney Blasts Obama For Telling People What Kind Of Insurance To Buy

The Huffington Post | Arthur Delaney | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney criticized Barack Obama on Sunday for the broken promise that Obama's landmark heal...

Romney Slams Obama Ahead Of Health Care Speech

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

Former Massachusetts governor and Republican presidential candidate criticized President Barack Obama for invoking the Bay State's health care law in ...

Obama Takes Swipe At Mitt Romney

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.24.2013 | Politics

President Barack Obama took a swipe at his former rival Mitt Romney on Friday, saying Obamacare was actually the former Massachusetts governor's idea....

Jeffrey Young

Health Care Reform Divides Voters In Swing-State Suburb | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.07.2012 | Business

VIENNA, Va. -- President Barack Obama has portrayed the health care reform that bears his name as a means of extending something vital, health insuran...

Arthur Delaney

Obamacare Beneficiaries Nervously Await Election Results | Arthur Delaney | Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Mary Duffy has been volunteering for President Barack Obama's reelection campaign in California's San Mateo County, talking to voters at fairs and sup...

Jason Cherkis

Up In Smoke: Romney Spiked Massachusetts' Model Anti-Smoking Program | Jason Cherkis | Posted 11.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the mid 1980s, Massachusetts Department of Public Health official Gregory Connolly began a seemingly hopeless campaign to end smoking...

Arthur Delaney

Trouble In Romney's Socialist Hospital Paradise | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.27.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In the early hours of May 1, D.C. bartender Mike Boone came to the aid of a young woman who was being mugged. Boone had offered to wa...

I Would Vote for Gov. Romney If He Were a Democrat

Mark Cuban | Posted 10.25.2012 | Small Business
Mark Cuban

There is no greater opportunity than here in America. Let's invest in America. Let's create jobs. Now is the time to vote Democrat. Now is the time to vote for Romney.

Can Romney Really Repeal Obamacare?

Brad Burd | Posted 12.22.2012 | Politics
Brad Burd

Gov. Romney has been careful to state that on day one he will "act to" repeal the Affordable Care Act, as repeal could not happen that quickly. Actual repeal of the Affordable Care Act faces several challenges.

Can't Buy Health Under Romney's Plan

Madeline Ostrander | Posted 12.19.2012 | Politics
Madeline Ostrander

The more we cut public health services, the more we require Americans to cover the high-costs of medical care, the less likely they'll be to make decent health choices when they're sick and money is tight. And there's nothing liberating about that.

Jeffrey Young

No, Health Insurance Premiums Haven't Gone Up $2,500 A Year Under Obama | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.16.2012 | Business

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney's assertion that health insurance premiums have gotten more expensive by $2,500-per-year during President ...

Arthur Delaney

Mitt Romney's Hospital Comment 'Frightening' To Uninsured Woman | Arthur Delaney | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney says that thanks to hospitals, Americans who lack health insurance don't have it so bad. "We don't hav...

Mitt Romney: People Don't 'Die In Their Apartment Because They Don't Have Insurance'

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 10.11.2012 | Business

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, who has pledged to repeal Obamacare, says that people without health insurance don't have to worry about ...

WATCH: Romney Debates Himself

The Huffington Post | Timothy Stenovec | Posted 10.08.2012 | Politics

Looks like Mitt has some explaining to do. The Daily Kos's Jed Lewison pieced together a mashup of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney ma...

The US Health Care Solution: Both Sides Have It Wrong -- Try Medicare

Nake M. Kamrany | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics
Nake M. Kamrany

A cardinal rule of problem-solving is to accurately define the problem before a solution is applied. Ostensibly, the Obamacare and Romney proposals both miss the point, as they will be cost-prohibitive if implemented.

Mitt Romney's Moment of Truth

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 12.08.2012 | Politics
Menachem Rosensaft

Here are three issues Governor Romney should be asked about at the next debate or in any media interviews he might give between now and Election Day.

Mitt Romney's Campaign Forced To Clarify His Claims After First Presidential Debate

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.04.2012 | Politics

Much of the attention following the first presidential debate in Denver, Colo., Wednesday night has been focused on Mitt Romney's bid to recast himsel...

Jeffrey Young

Romney And Obama Far Apart On Pre-Existing Conditions Despite Claims | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.04.2012 | Business

Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney risks developing a pre-existing condition of his own by twisting himself into a pretzel while trying to eq...

Romney Health Care Plan May Come With Consequences For You

Reuters | Posted 12.02.2012 | Politics

* Romney would widen use of high-deductible plans * Healthcare tax exclusion could become deductions, credits By David M...

Families Will Pay Nearly DOUBLE For Health Insurance Under Romney

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 09.28.2012 | Business

With the news this week that there’s been net job growth during President Obama’s term, Mitt Romney lost one of his favorite critiques of the pres...

Romney Finally Reveals His Nearsighted Vision for Health Reform

Linda Bergthold | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

In the New England Journal of Medicine, both President Obama and Governor Romney offer statements revealing their vision for the future of health care. Finally we have a definitive statement of Romney's vision for the future. Actually -- not really.

Mitt Romney Invokes Health Care Law: Nothing 'Shows More Empathy'

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney touted his health care law as governor of Massachusetts on Wednesday, a move that tends to create awkwardness for...

Emergency Rooms Are on Life Support

Debra Houry, MD, MPH | Posted 11.21.2014 | Politics
Debra Houry, MD, MPH

Even if the roadblocks to greater funding were to disappear, Governor Romney's "let them eat emergency rooms" stance doesn't begin to get at a way to fix our broken health care system. Ask any emergency room doctor.

Jeffrey Young

Not Good Enough: Why Romney's Wrong About Emergency Rooms, Clinics And The Uninsured | Jeffrey Young | Posted 09.26.2012 | Business

More than 1,000 people are expected to flood the halls of the Dallas Convention Center this Saturday seeking medical care at a one-day event sponsored...