Affordable Care Act
Anyone who buys into the assumption that the new EPA climate plan will "rival the battle over health care" is making a big, obvious error, and another smaller one.
The GOP's Veterans Health Care Trap
June 01, 2014
By politicking the VA scandal, Republicans will have to choose between owning their unpopular privatization plan and being unresponsive to veterans' needs.
McConnell's Obamacare Policy—Repeal It, Then Immediately Reinstate the Whole Damn Thing
May 30, 2014
As a general matter McConnell's Obamacare policy amounts to arguing that the law should be repealed, and then reinstated in full at the state level. But that's a total fantasy.
Obamacare Is Slashing Those Crazy COBRA Premiums
May 29, 2014
Conservatives say the law crushes liberty. They should talk to people like Donielle Scherff.
Mitch McConnell Wants to Kick the Vast Majority Of New Medicaid Beneficiaries Off of Medicaid
May 29, 2014
Don't believe the hype about his soft new stance. His actual position—kick hundreds of thousands of people off Medicaid—is politically toxic.
Democratic candidate Alison Grimes should make clear that repealing Obamacare will destroy Kentucky's health-care exchange.
McConnell is banking on the likelihood that most Kentuckians won't realize Kynect-sans-PPACA would be basically superfluous—exploiting confusion over which aspects of the Kynect experience are within Kentucky's power to maintain.
Mitch McConnell's First Attempt to Soften His Obamacare Repeal Stance Is Highly Deceptive
May 23, 2014
Now that Mitch McConnell's past his primary, he'll need to square his view that Obamacare should be wiped off the books with the 400,000 Kentuckians who obtained insurance over the past several months. His first effort is incredibly deceptive.
Voters can smell ambivalence a mile away. Why is it so hard for Democrats to understand that?
The administration has signed off a new way employers can pay for medical services. You might save some money—or get stuck with a really, really big bill.