Category: Healthcare

Restrictive Ala. Law Thrusts Abortion Into 2020 Race

Restrictive Ala. Law Thrusts Abortion Into 2020 Race

'Republican men are on the march to overturn Roe v. Wade.'

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A Divided Nation Over Abortion

A Divided Nation Over Abortion

In a recent interview on Fox News, Presidential Hopeful Bernie Sanders said, “I believe that the decision over abortion belongs to a woman and her physician, not the federal government, not the state government.”

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Lawmakers Seek To Curb Tobacco Use Among Youth

Lawmakers Seek To Curb Tobacco Use Among Youth

Legislation would enact strict new limits on tobacco.

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The Uphill Battle to Reform U.S. Health Care

The Uphill Battle to Reform U.S. Health Care

The private medical industry is serving a market that does not behave with normal elasticity.

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While Republicans ‘Get Their Kicks Hurting People,’ Democrats Launch New Healthcare Bill

While Republicans ‘Get Their Kicks Hurting People,’ Democrats Launch New Healthcare Bill

While Trump is trying to bring down Obamacare, Democrats have a bill to improve it.

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While Some Support Medicare-for-all, Other Lawmakers Embrace ‘State Public Option’

While Some Support Medicare-for-all, Other Lawmakers Embrace ‘State Public Option’

Some Democrats are taking a different direction toward universal coverage.

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Opinions

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....

Will Joe Biden Utimately Destroy His Own Campaign?

By Janet Ybarra

Now that he's running for president, Joe Biden's penchant for gaffe-making has become an increasing focus for the press.

Trump has Moved On…to Posting Fake Weather

By Janet Ybarra

The president who introduced the world to "fake news" has branched out in a whole new level of inanity and dishonesty by delivering fake weather from the Oval Office.

Instead of Preparing for Hurricane, Trump Decides Golfing is More Important

By Janet Ybarra

With Hurricane Dorian bearing down, Donald Trump was at Camp David working on his golf swing.

Hearing About Trump Every Day and ‘Trump Overload’

By Alex Denethorn

When you talk about “Trump overload,” that is important: it is, in truth, part of what’s kept him in office.