Health Care

Another Obamacare Train Wreck Not Happening
Federal exchanges look like they'll have plenty of insurance options
May 31, 2013

Federal exchanges look like they'll have plenty of insurance options.

Documented Flaws
The immigration bill's disturbing fine print
May 30, 2013

The immigration bill's disturbing fine print.

My Five Obamacare Anxieties
The scenarios that keep this reform advocate up at night
May 13, 2013

The five scenarios that keep this reform advocate up at night

What Oregon Really Told Us About Medicaid
A reason to rethink health care, not rethink Obamacare
May 13, 2013

More than a week after some very smart health economists released findings from a study of Medicaid in Oregon, policy experts, politicians, and pundits are still arguing over exactly what the study showed—and how, if at all, it should change what we

The Supreme Court is About to Get Another Chance to Gut Obamacare
A new case in federal courts, if successful, would maim health-care reform
May 13, 2013

A new case in federal courts, if successful, would maim health-care reform.

Democrats are Freaking Out about Obamacare. Good.
Questions about implementation are no sign of distress: They mean Congress is doing its job.
May 07, 2013

Congressional questions about implementation are no sign of distress: They just mean Congress is doing its job.   

The New Study that Republicans Who Reject Medicaid Must Read
A report indicates just how important it can be in improving poor people's lives
May 01, 2013

A major new study on Medicaid just became public. I know—nothing excites readers more than the phrase “major new study on Medicaid.” Bear with me.

Obamacare's New Paperwork Is Simpler than Private Insurers'
A reason to hope that implementation won't go as badly as people fear
April 30, 2013

A reason to hope that implementation won't go as badly as people fear

Why Obamacare Is Not a 'Train Wreck' (Again)
April 29, 2013

But implementing it won't be easy, either.

The Nicest Thing You Can Say About Max Baucus
The Montana senator is everything wrong with politics—but he made ObamaCare possible
April 23, 2013

Senator Max Baucus is retiring. And that means you are about to read a lot of stories about how awful his tenure was, particularly for progressives.

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