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Max Baucus Bill

Krugman: Baucus Plan "Better Than Many Of Us Expected"

New York Times | PAUL KRUGMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

You see, it has been clear for months that whatever health-care bill finally emerges will fall far short of reformers' hopes. Yet even a bad bill coul...

Baucus Proposal Health Care Industry's Favorite:

AP | JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The latest health overhaul plan circulating on Capitol Hill gives health insurers, drug makers and large employers reasons to heave...

The 3 Major Flaws In The Baucus Health Bill

New York Times | Paul Krugman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

So Senator Max Baucus, the chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, has released his "mark" on proposed legislation -- which would normally be the ba...

Jason Linkins

Health Care Stocks Soar With Release Of Baucus' Reform Bill

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Max Baucus was paid handsomely (in campaign contributions) by the health care industry to deliver a health care reform bill that only the health care ...

Health Care Bill: Baucus Senate Legislation Finally Released

AP | DAVID ESPO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — His calls for compromise rebuffed by Republicans, the Democratic chairman of the Senate Finance Committee unveiled sweeping legisla...

FiveThirtyEight: The Baucus Bill's Bad Math

Five Thirty Eight | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The AP may be right that Baucus's bill will cost less than $1 trillion, but it accomplishes that by shifting the burden to middle-income families, som...