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private health insurance

ACA signups 28 million.

Making a mountain out of 7 million QHPs

November 8, 2014 – The uninsured slice has dropped by around 26 percent in just the first year of the exchanges/Medicaid expansion being operational. That's… Read more

Red state pain won’t be limited to poor

October 30, 2013 – Not only will the states end up paying billions of dollars in uncompensated care for residents who remain uninsured, but private health… Read more

A helping hand for Rep. Marsha Blackburn

March 28, 2013 – In fact, one of the real objectives of the “Time for Affordability” PR and advertising campaign the insurance industry is waging is to… Read more

Job lock kills entrepreneurship

January 14, 2010 – “It’s all about the health benefits.” I personally have heard it dozens of times from friends and family, who make it… Read more

Obama is more ‘Nixon’ than ‘Kennedy’

September 21, 2009 – Students of history may get a chuckle when they hear Republicans define Obama's health care plan as "socialism."  If we look to the past,… Read more

Poll: 3 out of 4 doctors want a public option

September 16, 2009 – According to a new poll published in yesterday’s New England Journal of Medicine and reported on National Public Radio, 63 percent of… Read more