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Yes Virginia, Obamacare Still Exists

Linda Bergthold | Posted 07.20.2013 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

Why do people think Obamacare no longer exists? It is already being implemented and it will continue to be implemented in January 2014.

Who Knew? California May Have a Public Option

Linda Bergthold | Posted 03.15.2012 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

During the health reform debate, there was controversy and disappointment over the failure to include a public option in the Affordable Care Act. Not only did the public option idea not die, it is alive and well in California.

Medicare Open Enrollment Time -- Have You Been Dumped?

Linda Bergthold | Posted 12.12.2011 | Fifty
Linda Bergthold

Most of us breathe a sigh of relief when we reach Medicare age because we think we will have coverage until we die. And we will. But we may not get all the options we want.

Vermont Becomes First State To Move Toward Universal Health Care

Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics

By Zach Howard BRATTLEBORO, Vermont -- Vermont became the first state to lay the groundwork for single-payer health care on Thursday when its g...

Sam Stein

Vermont Lawmakers Lay Groundwork For Single Payer System In Place Of Obamacare

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Vermont officials are beginning what promises to be a provocative push for a statewide single-payer health insurance system that would t...