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Wendell Potter

Health Wonk Review March 2015.

Health Wonk Review for March 12, 2015

March 13, 2015 – The latest edition of Health Wonk Review is posted by Brad Wright over at Wright on Health and though it's titled Spring Forward Edition,… Read more

The specter alone of a SCOTUS ruling for plaintiffs will likely force industry actuaries to spike premiums.

Succeed or fail, challenge may push rates higher

March 3, 2015 – Because of all this uncertainty, insurers reportedly are thinking of pricing their policies higher for 2016 than they would if they knew… Read more

Santa, please deliver relief from high deductibles.

Santa, please deliver relief from high deductibles

December 19, 2014 – What I'd like from Santa is for him to bring the American people some relief from the high deductibles that so many of us are having to… Read more

Erasing Obama from his namesake legislation.

Erasing the ‘Obama’ from Obamacare

November 7, 2014 – I don't think Republican leaders will lose any sleep because they won't be able to make fundamental changes to the law despite their… Read more

The ‘good old days’ before Obamacare

October 25, 2014 – We Americans have short-term memory when it comes to health care. Either that or far too many of us have bought – hook, line and sinker… Read more

Obamacare-bashing politicians have outspent its supporters 15-1

Don’t let $418 million of FUD fool you

October 16, 2014 – I should have realized that those who are opposed to the law out of economic self-interest or for political reasons would continue to spend… Read more

Rep. John Kline.

Dem ad slays Obamacare-hating Republican

May 25, 2014 – Of the nearly half a billion dollars that has been spent on political ads mentioning the Affordable Care Act since 2010, just a little more… Read more

Fool's gold.

Introducing a new ‘metal’ tier: Fool’s Gold?

May 6, 2014 – Does the health insurance industry really think that Americans are desperate for a return to policies with sky-high deductibles and scanty… Read more

The dental crisis that’s driving patients away

April 15, 2014 – When increasing numbers of Americans cross the Mexican border to see a dentist ... you know we've got a growing health care crisis on our… Read more

Redwood trees.

Obamacare: Irreplaceable, irrepealable

April 7, 2014 – If you support the Affordable Care Act, know that your work is not yet done. And if you don't like it, you'll have opportunities to vote… Read more

Enrollment in ACA.

March ACA enrollment madness?

March 27, 2014 – "When you hear a final tally next month of the millions who have signed up for coverage through a public exchange, know that millions more… Read more

open enrollment

Enrollment: ‘Beating the clock’ isn’t enough

March 17, 2014 – With just two weeks remaining before the window slams shut on the Affordable Care Act's open enrollment period, unquestionably, the best… Read more