"There is a very small chance any Republicans will vote for this health-care plan. They were against Medicare and Medicaid [created in the 1960s]. The...
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The sick and tired are going to halls of the well-insured and well-cared-for and telling them that now is the time to reform our health care system and provide quality, affordable health care to all Americans.
What makes this all so relevant is that health insurance scam artists are preying on people who have a serious medical need, affordable health care.
Anyone who is trying to tell you that the public option is unpopular, controversial, fringe or out-of-touch is either lying, bought off by the healthcare lobby, a spineless capitulator, or all three.
It's time for AMA physicians to take back the compassion and honor that led them into their profession and support the public alternative.
Most physicians went into medicine because it allowed us to heal, comfort and help people. Sadly, the AMA feels like it exists only to help doctors help themselves.
The private health insurance industry has begun to spin the narrative that offering consumers a choice of a public health insurance plan is never going to pass Congress. This narrative is flat wrong.
Earlier today, Sen. Kent Conrad, the North Dakota Democrat who chairs the Senate Budget Committee, introduced a "potential compromise" on the public p...
I simply cannot support an organization that opposes the public health insurance plan for my patients.
Witnessing the recent blaze of right-wing propaganda on a public health care option has felt like watching a scene in a scary movie where the killer is creeping up on his victim with a knife.
Republican members of the U.S. Senate Finance Committee criticized proposals to create a public health insurance option to compete with private insure...
Despite having private health insurance, cancer patients are running up large debts, filing for personal bankruptcy, and even delaying or forgoing treatment because they can't afford care.
Snowe believes that a government-run health care system may be the only way to respond to the health care crisis.
Shumer's policy prescriptions do not turn the public health insurance plan into a meaningless proposal. Here's why, point by point.
Obama is pursuing the right overall strategy to ensure that we achieve an ambitious, if imperfect health reform. Passing health reform in 2009 would be a huge victory for progressive values.
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