Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) slammed Senate Republicans’ healthcare overhaul bill on Friday, saying that it’s grounded in “propping up” insurance companies. He also called for the creation of a healthcare law that would reduce insurance costs to as little as Continue reading Insurance Could Be Available for One Dollar a Day: Instead, Prop Up Insurance Companies
As Joe Kiernan, on CNBC, observed, you can’t take away an entitlement, once granted. The temptation is to say, “Those goddamn spineless Republicans.” That is a mistake. The problem is not in the moral character of the representatives. They are Continue reading Don’t Blame Republicans for Failure to Repeal Obamacare – The Objective Standard
Last year, America’s total medical costs hit a new record of $3.4 trillion, according to the federal government. That’s about 18 percent of the country’s total GDP, meaning that one out of every six dollars we spent in 2016 went Continue reading The United States Also Rations Health Care: No Country Can Afford Every Advanced Surgical Procedure
Dental tourism shows need for reform Border crossings are a hot topic in American politics right now. But a different kind of border crossing has received far less attention. Arizonans are crossing into Mexico in droves to access dental care Continue reading Increase Dental Access and Affordability for Arizonans: Dental tourism shows need for reform – The Arizona Republic
California’s state Senate recently passed a single-payer health-care bill, and we’re warming to the idea as an instructive experiment in progressive government. If Democrats believe the lesson of ObamaCare is that the government should have even more control over health Continue reading Why is the Governor of California Against Single-Payer Health Care?
After House Republicans passed the American Health Care Act (AHCA) in early May, the Senate GOP indicated that they would craft their own bill from scratch. But in the month since then, upper chamber Republicans appear to have made little Continue reading Republican Obamacare Repeal Bill Looks Like Obamacare
President Donald Trump said that Australia has “better health care than we do.” The bill is actually a step toward the Australian ‘universal’ health system. White House spokesperson Sarah Sanders clarified that Trump did not intend to suggest that he Continue reading Half of Australians Pay Extra Health Insurance Even Though They Have ‘Universal’ Care