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Did you notice we are not having a gun debate right now?

In the midst of the horrific tragedy in London, the President tweeted a rhetorical question about how there wasn’t a gun debate following that terror attack unlike those in San Bernadino or Orlando. Trump simplistically explains the answer to [...]

June 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Don’t Be a Blockhead

Medicaid is the largest single health insurance program in the nation, spending more than $500 billion to serve the most vulnerable people with some of the highest need, including children, pregnant mothers, people with disabilities, the poor and [...]

June 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

We Must Oppose AHCA

There is not much time as the House of Representatives are currently debating the American Health Care Act on the floor. To the best of my knowledge, this bill would get rid of several of the ACA’s provisions. Specifically: Eliminating [...]

May 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Four Ways to Improve upon the Affordable Care Act

In a grand effort to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory, U.S. Congressional Republicans have failed in their attempt to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA). With the understanding that the ACA will remain the law of the land, what can Congress [...]

April 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

A Pathway to Expanding Coverage & Modernizing Medicaid

Some believe the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is destined for failure and that rising prices in the individual market indicate it has entered a death spiral. The new administration and the 115th Congress echo, and likely are attempting to facilitate, [...]

February 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

A Policy Prescription for 2017

In the past year, liberal health reformers have seen a backlash against their health reform policies. Single payer reforms failed in Vermont and Colorado. And tales of proposed 25% rate increases in the Affordable Care Act (AMA) Marketplaces may [...]

January 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

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