The Nicest Thing You Can Say About Max Baucus
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.
Reforming health-care costs, it turns out, doesn't have much to do with reforming health-care spending.
The Hell of American Day Care
April 15, 2013
An investigation into the barely regulated, unsafe business of looking after our children.
Republicans' Favorite Doctor Can't Cure What Ails Them
March 22, 2013
The trouble with doctors in politics.
David Brooks Has a Health Care Idea!
February 26, 2013
The conservative Medicare reform that wouldn't screw the poor.
The GOP's Budget Denialism
February 21, 2013
The federal budget is going to increase. Congress should get used to it.
How to Survive the ObamaCare Apocalypse
February 20, 2013
Conservative book publishing has a new favorite product: American Care Act survival guides.
Not-So-Universal Health Care
February 05, 2013
Now that the White House is actually beginning to implement Obamacare, it's becoming clear that universal health care isn't necessarily what we thought it was.
Amnesty's Not Enough
February 01, 2013
Will the pathway to citizenship lead undocumented immigrants towards health insurance?
Flu Shots in the Firehouse
January 31, 2013
In Oakland, firefighters can give you vaccinations—and may soon offer counseling about things like diabetes and asthma. Is this the future of medicine?