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April, 2012

In sickness and in health

April 30, 2012 – Mr. and Mrs. Romney might ponder why so many people whose lives have been altered by chronic disease and disability become passionate… Read more

Health reform: a huge victory for women

April 28, 2012 – When they buy their own health insurance in the individual market, women must lay out an extra $1 billion a year, simply because they are… Read more

Hate Obamacare? Rip up your rebate check.

April 26, 2012 – The timing is perfect for everyone who despises Obamacare to demonstrate loudly and clearly your total disgust for the health reform law.… Read more

GOP turns a deaf ear to women … again

April 26, 2012 – After the recent hoopla over contraception, you'd think the GOP leader might think twice about short changing millions of women who have… Read more

Using reform as excuse to attack Medicaid

April 18, 2012 – “Repeal and replace” efforts to kill health reform especially focus on repealing the Medicaid expansion that would extend coverage in… Read more

Ryan plan: crushing blow to Medicare

April 15, 2012 – Robert Greenstein, President of the Center on Budget Policy and Priorities (CBPP) dubbed Ryan’s proposal “Robin Hood in reverse – on… Read more

A family’s health insurance ‘rabbit hole’

April 5, 2012 – Two years from now, when the main pillars of health reform become operative, young families will be able to buy decent coverage through an… Read more