Results related to “health care reform”
by Akiba Solomon on July 22 2011, 12:59PM
A new report recommends that the feds force insurance companies to fully cover birth control pills, STD screenings and other women’s health musts under health reform. It’s up to us to make them listen.
by Yvonne Yen Liu on June 10 2011, 9:49AM
The state’s historic new universal health care system will cover the undocumented workers who toil in dangerous isolation to keep Vermont’s farms in business.
by Shani O. Hilton on March 23 2011, 4:59PM
They’re also the ones who stand to lose the most if the GOP effort to repeal or defund it succeeds.
by Julie Appleby on March 22 2011, 9:51AM
The likely GOP presidential candidate says Medicaid recipients drive BMWs in Mississippi.
by Michelle Chen on January 28 2011, 10:07AM
Obama’s strategy is to fight HIV comprehensively, but some say that’s camouflage for neglect.
by Jamilah King on January 20 2011, 2:28PM
Even after last night’s vote to repeal health care reform, both sides are ignoring health care’s most salient issue.
by Jamilah King on January 7 2011, 4:35PM
Republicans are attacking a bill that could take us one step closer to health equity.
by Seth Freed Wessler on September 23 2010, 2:47PM
Advocates worry that millions of society’s most vulnerable still left out in the cold.
by Michelle Chen on September 17 2010, 3:14PM
Maybe with another few hundred thousand newly uninsured people next year, Washington will finally figure out that ignoring the pain won’t make it go away.
by Michelle Chen on September 10 2010, 10:50AM
The administration is poised to impose an unprecedented abortion restriction on some of the sickest uninsured women in the country.
by Michelle Chen on September 7 2010, 9:30AM
Slowly but steadily, state lawmakers have worked to limit women’s reproductive freedom in the past legislative session.
by Michelle Chen on September 3 2010, 9:10AM
The escalation of insurance costs is old news by now, but in light of the recession, the pattern doesn’t augur well for a half-baked reform plan.
by Michelle Chen on July 20 2010, 8:00AM
And women of color are most likely to pay the price. Reproductive justice advocates are asking people to write the administration and demand better.
by Yvonne Yen Liu on July 16 2010, 11:08AM
Why you should care about “Medical Loss Ratio.” No, really.
by Michelle Chen on June 4 2010, 10:00AM
When health care reform finally limped past the finish line on Capitol Hill, the compromises littering the final bill left many activists disillusioned, but some hoped that action on the state level could keep the progressive reform movement moving…
by Michelle Chen on May 7 2010, 9:30AM
What kind of a woman gets an abortion these days? The Guttmacher Institute has released a report that tracks abortion rates across different demographic groups. One of the most stunning findings, particularly in light of the newhealth care reform legislation,…