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Conyers Reintroduces “Expanded & Improved Medicare For All” Bill (HR 676)

February 14, 2011 (39 Comments)

Citing Rising Health Care Costs & Other Systemic Problems With For Profit Health Care As Reason To Move Forward With Non-Profit, Publicly-Financed Health Care Download HR 676 here (.pdf). Download... 

Single-payer is still needed to ensure health care for all

February 14, 2011 (2 Comments)

By Madeline Zevon for LoHud.com – By 2019, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will improve health-care access by extending health insurance to 32 million more people than are now covered... 

Enrollment in high-risk insurance pools lagging behind predictions

February 11, 2011 (Comments Off on Enrollment in high-risk insurance pools lagging behind predictions)

By Amy Goldstein for the Washington Post – More Americans have been signing up for special health plans designed for people with medical problems that caused them to be spurned by the insurance... 

February Single-Payer Newsletter

February 10, 2011 (Comments Off on February Single-Payer Newsletter)

We just sent out our latest email newsletter (see it here). If you’re not on our email list, you can sign up for them here. February’s single-payer newsletter includes these articles: Dr.... 

State Budget Cuts Are Bad for Your Health

February 10, 2011 (1 Comment)

By Bill Boyarsky for Truthdig.com – The budget cuts being proposed in state capitals around the country may sound vague and abstract, but what they boil down to are many scenes of misery. Picture,... 

A Better Approach to Health Care

February 10, 2011 (6 Comments)

As the current health law comes under attack and our national deficit continues to grow, single-payer plans are gaining more and more interest. By Margaret Flowers, MD for YES! Magazine – Last... 

Vermont Governor Lays Out Details for Single Payer Pathway

February 8, 2011 (15 Comments)

By Nancy Remsen for Burlington Free Press – The Shumlin administration released the legislative details of how to move the state to a single payer health care system, with the first steps beginning... 

Dr. King and Health Reform

February 8, 2011 (2 Comments)

Beyond the flawed Obama health care reform The following remarks were delivered by Dr. Claudia Fegan, past president of Physicians for a National Health Program, to the Louisville (Ky.) Urban League on... 

Super Bowl Commercial for the Dead Patients

February 7, 2011 (2 Comments)

By Donna Smith – I’d love to see a Super Bowl commercial Sunday that stated the facts about how many Americans will die on Super Bowl Sunday this year because they didn’t have access to the... 

Vermont Workers Center Releases Comments on Dr. Hsiao’s Report

February 7, 2011 (Comments Off on Vermont Workers Center Releases Comments on Dr. Hsiao’s Report)

Montpelier, VT — State House — The Healthcare Is a Human Right Campaign today released comments on the healthcare system design proposals Dr. William Hsiao presented to the Vermont legislature... 

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