Monday, May 25, 2015
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Luis Lang Discovers GoFundMe’s Much Worse Than Obamacare

Even though Luis Lang, a Republican, refused to buy coverage under the dreaded “Obamacare,” he thought it would be available to him in an emergency.

May 18, 2015
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Sympathy For The Speaker

When it comes to the Affordable Care Act, the Republican House Speaker is stuck between a rock and a hard place.

May 15, 2015
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Florida Gov. Scott No Help In Time Of Crisis

Rick Scott isn’t a functioning governor. He is the emptiest of empty suits — no talent for leadership, no muscle for compromise, no sense whatsoever of the big picture.

May 12, 2015
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5 Ways Hillary Clinton And Progressives Could Win The Democratic Primary

Unless a viable opponent arises, most Democratic debate will take place inside Hillary Clinton’s campaign. Here are five ways the front-runner can signal that she plans to win with progressives and heed their priorities.

April 20, 2015
Workers pay more out-of-pocket for health care as wages stagnate and employers shrink back there coverage.

What Conservatives Get Wrong On Medicaid

If conservative states do expand Medicaid, it is often complicated, discourages enrollment, and penalizes the poor by requiring premium payments.

April 16, 2015
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Out From Behind The Counter, Pharmacists Bring Their Own Take To Health Care

“Team-based medical care…is a central feature of the Affordable Care Act. But as different workers collaborate, there’s concern that pharmacists could overstep their bounds.”

April 9, 2015
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5 Things ‘Pro-Lifers’ Would Support If They Were ‘Pro-Mom’

Those who offer no solutions to poor families while America has one of the highest poverty rates in the free world have no right to call themselves “pro-family.”

April 6, 2015
Texas Senator Ted Cruz during the Ag Summit in Des Moines. 3/7/2015 (John Pemble, iprimages/Flickr)

Ted Cruz’s Ride On The Obamacare Train Wreck

Should voters care about how Ted Cruz gets his health insurance?

March 30, 2015
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Obamacare Opponents Still Await The Apocalypse

Five years later, Republican panic over the Affordable Care Act seems sillier than ever.

March 28, 2015
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Kansas Tea Partier Tim Huelskamp: Another Irate Obamacare Customer

Yee-hah! Tim Huelskamp, chairman of the Tea Party Caucus has signed up for health insurance on the federal exchange.

March 26, 2015
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Obamacare Should Be Less Complex

Obamacare shouldn’t be repealed or struck down — but it can be improved.

March 26, 2015
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Taking The Pulse Of Obama’s Health Care Law At Age Five

Five years on, the split feelings on Obamacare “has come to define not only the politics of the law but also its implementation.”

March 23, 2015
These blood glucose test strips are to use with the GlucoTel - Blood Glucose Monitoring and Diabetes Management System only. The test strips are used to measure blood glucose (sugar) in capillary whole blood. (bodytel via Flickr)

Diabetes Study Shows Benefits Of Expanded Medicaid Under Obamacare

See the latest evidence that Obamacare works.

March 23, 2015
President Barack Obama arrives at Bob Hope Airport via helicopter from LAX en route to ABC Studios for an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday, March 12, 2015. (Jay L. Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

5 Obama Accomplishments & Successes Republicans Have To Pretend Never Happened

Despite the GOP’s best efforts, Americans can’t ignore President Obama’s legacy.

March 23, 2015
The U.S. Capitol under construction in October, 2014 (Mike Maguire via Flickr)

Waiting For The Children’s Health Insurance Program

Will congressional dysfunction threaten a near-perfect health care program?

March 23, 2015
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) (Speaker Boehner via Flickr)

House GOP Budget Cuts Medicare, Repeals Affordable Care Act

The House GOP’s budget plan is just as extreme as ever.

March 17, 2015
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Supreme Court Case May Devastate Hospitals In 34 HealthCare.gov States

Take a detailed look at the disaster that the Supreme Court could cause by gutting Obamacare.

March 16, 2015
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Q&A: Could States With Federal Exchanges Easily Launch Their Own?

Is there a contingency plan if the Supreme Court rules against Obamacare?

March 13, 2015
Protesters in Minnesota call for smaller government and the repeal of the health care law enacted in March, 2010. (Fibonacci Blue via Flickr)

The Dilemma: Angry At Obamacare, Angrier Without It

Why Republicans should be rooting for Obamacare to survive at the Supreme Court.

March 10, 2015
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Obamacare’s Projected Costs Continue To Tumble, CBO Report Says

Five years after the Affordable Care Act became law, its projected costs continue to plummet.

March 9, 2015
Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-UT) in the Capitol Rotunda on the way to the State of the Union Address, Jan. 20, 2015. (Talk Radio News Service via Flickr)

Don’t Believe The Hype: Republicans Still Don’t Have A Health Care Plan

Republicans are no closer to replacing the Affordable Care Act than they’ve ever been.

March 6, 2015
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Justice Who Once Tried To Kill Obamacare Now Potential Savior

Anthony Kennedy may hold the Affordable Care Act’s fate in his hands.

March 5, 2015
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To Nobody’s Surprise, Supreme Court Seems Split On Health Care Law

The tentative prognosis for Obamacare looks good.

March 4, 2015
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Supreme Court Arguments To Begin In Major Challenge To Health Care Law

Arguments in the controversial new Supreme Court challenge to Obamacare begin this morning.

March 4, 2015
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Be Very Afraid Of ‘King v. Burwell’

Forget Obamacare — the Supreme Court could be about to kill whatever credibility it has left.

March 4, 2015
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