Category: Healthcare

Banning Vapes is Stupid and Irrational

Banning Vapes is Stupid and Irrational

Washington's proposed flavored vape ban is completely unjustified and irrational.

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Don’t Wait, Ban Vape

Don’t Wait, Ban Vape

The Trump administration is considering a mass ban on vaping products, excluding non-flavored ones

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Appeals Court Upholds Block on Abortion Restriction

Appeals Court Upholds Block on Abortion Restriction

The 7th Circuit Court of Appeals Wednesday upheld a preliminary injunction against a restrictive Indiana state abortion law that would have imposed undue burdens on young women’s personal medical decisions.

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What Can Be Done Right Now to Stop a Basic Source of Health Care Fraud

What Can Be Done Right Now to Stop a Basic Source of Health Care Fraud

Fraud is one reason we all pay so much for health care. But there are simple fixes that would make it more difficult for scammers to operate.

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Trump Administration Would Save Insurers Billions by Undermining Health Care Protections

Trump Administration Would Save Insurers Billions by Undermining Health Care Protections

Insurance companies could save billions of dollars under the Trump administration’s move to undermine patient and consumer protections under the Affordable Care Act, according to a new analysis.

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US Healthcare System Puts Profits Ahead of Patients

US Healthcare System Puts Profits Ahead of Patients

To those who believe the US healthcare system is fine the way it is, I flat out say that you are wrong.

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Repealing the Hyde Amendment: ‘It’s About Equal Opportunity for All Women’

Repealing the Hyde Amendment: ‘It’s About Equal Opportunity for All Women’

Elizabeth Warren: 'We do not pass laws that take away that freedom from the women who are most vulnerable.'

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CNN Should Consider Leaving Ga. Over Abortion Law, Swalwell Says

CNN Should Consider Leaving Ga. Over Abortion Law, Swalwell Says

CNN's original headquarters were in Atlanta, Ga. starting in 1980.

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Lawmakers’ Legislation Would Protect Abortion Rights Nationwide

Lawmakers’ Legislation Would Protect Abortion Rights Nationwide

This new legislation would take abortion out of the hands of the Supreme Court.

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Klobuchar: ‘Pro-Life’ Voters Tell Me They Don’t Support Abortion Restrictions

Klobuchar: ‘Pro-Life’ Voters Tell Me They Don’t Support Abortion Restrictions

Klobuchar: 'If the Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade, I would make sure that we are codifying Roe v. Wade into law.'

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Opinions

The Real Reason Behind Russia’s Struggling Economy

By Eliyahu Setton

And no, it's not Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump, or the Communist Party.

An Age Limit on the Presidency?

By Janet Ybarra

Carter, who today is 95, came out to say that even 80 years old is too old to be up for the all of what job of president demands.

We Need to Get Rid of the Useless Penny

By Winston Wang

Pennies cause more even more trouble than they are worth — quite literally.

Brett Kavanaugh Has No Business Serving on the Supreme Court

By Janet Ybarra

If now we cannot have faith in that investigation which was supposed to have cleared him, perhaps now we can no longer have faith in Kavanaugh's service on that high court.

Lying About His Statements, Donald Trump Seems To Think He Leads North Korea

By Janet Ybarra

Trump appears to be confused with his dear friend, the autocratic Kim Jong Un. This isn't North Korea. Trump can't say something--anything--especially on tape and think he can pretend he never said it.

September Democratic Presidential Debate Recap

By Allison Hellman

Another month gone, another Democratic debate to usher in the fall season.

Defeat Judicial Appointment for Steven Menashi (and All Those Like It)

By Janet Ybarra

Every once in a while, a Trump judicial nominee comes forward who is even more noticeably worse than the rest. Steven Menashi is one of those.

We Have Met Our Greatest Security Threat, and It Is Us

By Janet Ybarra

As we stop to remember the solemn events of September 11, 2001, perhaps we can recall nothing more important than the great spirit of togetherness and national unity that the terrible terrorist attacks of that day engendered across the nation.

The Brexit Will Tear the United Kingdom Apart

By Thomas Brown

I confess that, while I was never really on board with Brexit, the breathless warnings from the pro-EU camp were enough to push me into the pro-Brexit side.

Winning 2020 Will Be Harder Than Trump Thinks

By Janet Ybarra

Donald Trump will have to deal with a very unique challenge which other incumbent presidents have not had to face, at least in modern times, as he seeks a second term. And that's before he faces a single Democrat....