Medicare

The Long March Toward Medicare
July 30, 2015

Medicare and Medicaid became law 50 years ago today. It took nearly as long make it so.

Would Republicans Support the Americans with Disabilities Act Today?
July 27, 2015

The law passed at a time when Republicans weren’t unanimously opposed to using federal power in service of the common good.

Republicans Can Kiss Medicare Privatization Goodbye
March 16, 2015

Hard to see how the Medicare privatization campaign survives this.

New Report: Health Care Costs Are Escalating Much More Slowly
September 03, 2014

Less money for the doctor, more money for you

This Is How Democrats Win on Obamacare
August 21, 2014

An embattled Democrat in a deeply conservative state is touting the program's benefits. He may have the right idea.

The Latest Obamacare "Glitch" Isn't a Glitch At All—and It's Democrats' Fault
August 07, 2014

Here's how Dems can fix the latest Affordable Care Act problem and force Republicans to love Obamacare all at once.

Paul Ryan Is Still Selling His Rejected Agenda, Now With Populist Rhetoric
July 16, 2014

Ryan has realized that his old ideas needed new packaging.

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