Obamacare's Individual Mandate Can't Wait
July 15, 2013
House Republican leaders hope to hold yet more votes on Obamacare, maybe as early as this week.
Immigration reform was supposed to be different than health care reform. A few wonks aside, Republicans have never had any real interest in expanding health insurance coverage to those who lack it.
Texas Governor Rick Perry announced today that he’s not running for reelection in 2014.
How Government Can Actually Play Moneyball
July 01, 2013
The moment I saw the headline, I groaned. “Can Government Play Moneyball?” ask John Bridgeland and Peter Orszag—members of the George W. Bush and Barack Obama administrations, respectively—in the latest Atlantic.
Can the NBA Sell Obamacare to the American People?
June 19, 2013
Last night LeBron James came through for the Miami Heat. Can he also come through for Obamacare?
Meet Your New Physician, Dr. Walgreens
June 13, 2013
You have a sore throat, or maybe a rash. You could call your physician’s office and make an appointment, which could mean waiting for an opening and, then, schlepping across town. Or you could pop into the local Walgreens.
Another Obamacare Train Wreck Not Happening
May 31, 2013
Federal exchanges look like they'll have plenty of insurance options.
May 30, 2013
The immigration bill's disturbing fine print.
My Five Obamacare Anxieties
May 13, 2013
The five scenarios that keep this reform advocate up at night
What Oregon Really Told Us About Medicaid
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