Health Care

The Supreme Court Would Prefer People With Disabilities Receive Care from Disgruntled, Low-Wage, High-Turnover Workers
June 30, 2014

The Supreme Court just dealt a blow to direct care workers, including the people who help us.

The Hobby Lobby Ruling May Not Be as Bad as It Seems—for Now
June 30, 2014

The federal government may be able to use a workaround to ensure that Hobby Lobby employees still receive free contraceptive coverage.

The Hobby Lobby Case Shows Why Private Companies Shouldn't Provide Insurance. The Government Should.
June 30, 2014

This is what happens when you put responsibility for a public good in the hands of corporations.

Mapping the HIV Crisis in Nine American Cities
June 26, 2014

From Boston to Baton Rouge, you can see exactly where the disease is striking hardest.

Here Is Where You Will Find HIV
June 26, 2014

Targeted treatment is the future of care. These maps will help that happen.

Conservatives Are Still Trying to Unskew Obamacare Numbers
June 25, 2014

If you thought Republicans were ready to come to terms with Obamacare reality, think again.

This Is What It Looks Like When an Obamacare Attack Backfires
June 18, 2014

Was that House Republicans criticizing the new health care law? Or Austin Powers?

More Evidence That Obamacare Is Helping
June 11, 2014

We've got some new data on how the Affordable Care Act is playing out in one state. The data looks pretty darn good.

The Veterans Affairs Scandal Was Decades in the Making
May 21, 2014

It's scandalous how we treat our veterans, and that's been true for at least half a century.

Texas's Culture Wars Have Created a Public Health Disaster for Women
May 12, 2014

Women's health services were already abysmal in the Rio Grande Valley. Then the GOP made things even worse.