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October, 2012

Obamacare: six truths that matter to women

October 31, 2012 – Extreme statements of a few Senate candidates have brought the abortion issue center-stage in this electoral campaign. Abortion certainly… Read more

Health Wonk Review for October 26, 2012

October 29, 2012 – Health Wonk Review blogs answered a dozen health policy questions voters should consider before heading to the polls, including "Will the… Read more

Fears of crowded doctors’ offices wrong

October 22, 2012 – In 2014, 12 million Americans will begin purchasing health insurance in the new marketplaces known as “exchanges.” Some are now… Read more

Will the real Mitt Romney please stand up?

October 18, 2012 – The trouble with these "changes of mind" is that they occur with dizzying frequency. Not more than a few months ago, he said he supported… Read more

Could Romney repeal Obamacare? No.

October 18, 2012 – Mitt Romney’s web site makes a bold promise: ‘On his first day in office, Mitt Romney will issue an executive order that paves the way… Read more

Romney on style, Obama on substance

October 4, 2012 – During Wednesday's first Presidential Debate, President Barack Obama faced a confident Mitt Romney, who continued to play "rope-a-dope" on… Read more

“A clear choice on election day”

October 3, 2012 – Boston University health economist and researcher Austin Frakt discusses the implications of the November elections with Harold Pollack in… Read more