Health Care


House to Vote on Health Care Repeal

House Republicans will vote on a bill to repeal major portions of Democratic President Barack Obama’s health care law. That’s the word Wednesday night from Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, who…

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Lobbying by Hospitals, Doctors, Slows GOP Health Care Drive

“Obamacare” is showing surprising staying power, thanks in large part to doctors, hospitals and other health industry players opposing the alternatives that Republicans have proposed. The stories and perspectives they…

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Grassley Demands Scrutiny of Medicare Advantage Plans

Sen. Chuck Grassley wants federal health officials to tighten scrutiny of private Medicare Advantage health plans amid ongoing concern that insurers overbill the government by billions of dollars every year.…

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The Road to Single-Payer Health Care

Repeal-and-replace (for Obamacare) is not quite dead. It has been declared so, but what that means is that, for now, the president has (apparently) washed his hands of it and…

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OPINION: The Obamacare Fiasco, Explained

Shortly after Obamacare was signed into law seven years ago, a Twitter contest took off to encapsulate “Obamacare in three words.” From “huge premium increases” to “repeal and place,” the…

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