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Long Time Coming: Why Rush Limbaugh Must Go

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.06.2012 | Media
Christine Pelosi

As free marketeer Rush Limbaugh is finding out, the entertainment value of sliming people isn't what it used to be. Sandra Fluke was the last straw. Enough is enough.

All Eyes on California and Arizona as the Bellwether States Decide Future of Child Health Safety Net Programs

Irwin Redlener, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Irwin Redlener, M.D.

Children are the best investment we can make in the health care marketplace. Simply put, taxpayers, and future retirees should be re-assured by investing in children's health.

Even Camelot Needed Health Care

Michael Winship | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Michael Winship

Despite their grossest and most callow foibles and failings, among the three younger Kennedy brothers there was a deep, moral -- and literal -- concern for the nation's health.

The Death of a Friend

Gerald McEntee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gerald McEntee

Known as the "Lion of the Senate," we counted on Ted to fight for fairness in the workplace and serve as a voice for those whose labor makes this country great.

Senator Kennedy Made Me Do This

Deborah Weinstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deborah Weinstein

Kennedy's career was marked by a decades-long commitment to help those with the least political power - the poor, children, immigrants, and the uninsured.

Peaceful Revolution: What's a Key Element of Health Care Reform?

Bruce Lesley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bruce Lesley

No matter what action Congress takes, they must address the unique developmental needs of children by ensuring they have comprehensive benefits that cover them from head to toe.

Obama's First Fifteen Days

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

The expansion of SCHIP is a historic health care development and is a reminder that despite the drama, President Obama is able to deliver the change he promised.

What a Difference An Election Makes -- SCHIP Health Care for 11 Million Kids

Christine Pelosi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Christine Pelosi

With a stroke of his pen, Barack Obama will soon change America's priorities - spending the equivalent of 40 days in Iraq to provide health care for over 10 million children a year.

On Labor Day, Working Women Need Straight Answers from John McCain

Gloria Feldt and Carole Joffee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gloria Feldt and Carole Joffee

John McCain, do you think women belong in the paid labor force? This might seem facetious or rhetorical, but it's a very serious, core question.

Veto This: House Passes Child Health Bill Bush Opposes

NY Times | ROBERT PEAR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Once again defying a veto threat from President Bush, the House on Thursday passed a bill to provide health insurance for 10 million children. But sup...