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Justices meet Friday to vote on health care case

March 30, 2012 (1 Comment)

By Mark Sherman for the AP – While the rest of us have to wait until June, the justices of the Supreme Court will know the likely outcome of the historic health care case by the time they go home... 

Partisan Confusion

March 28, 2012 (1 Comment)

Outside the Supreme Court While the Mandate is Debated By Kevin Zeese for It’s Our Economy – I was standing outside the U.S. Supreme Court holding a sign that said “Single Payer Now, Strike... 

Healthcare Jujitsu

March 27, 2012 (1 Comment)

By Robert Reich for RobertReich.com – Not surprisingly, today’s debut Supreme Court argument over the so-called “individual mandate” requiring everyone to buy health insurance revolved around... 

As Supreme Court Hears Landmark Case, Does Law Do Enough to Fix Health Crisis?

March 27, 2012 (Comments Off on As Supreme Court Hears Landmark Case, Does Law Do Enough to Fix Health Crisis?)

By Democracy Now! – As the Supreme Court weighs whether the Affordable Care Act goes too far, we host a debate on whether the law goes far enough. The case is reviving the heated tensions that... 

Injecting Single-Payer Into the Mandate News Cycle

March 27, 2012 (4 Comments)

With the Supreme Court hearings on the individual mandate happening this week, healthcare reform is back in the news. It’s time to send letters to the editor all over the country saying, “Individual... 

Battle over Obama health law reaches high court

March 26, 2012 (2 Comments)

By the AP – The monumental fight over a health care law that touches all Americans and divides them sharply comes before the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday. The justices will decide whether to kill... 

Ryan Budget May Lead to Single-Payer Health Care

March 22, 2012 (4 Comments)

By Ezra Klein for Bloomberg View – Let’s play a game: I’ll describe a health-care bill to you. Then you tell me if I’m describing President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act or the budget... 

The Conservative Case for Single Payer Health Reform

March 21, 2012 (13 Comments)

By Dr. Joe Jarvis for Utah Healthcare Initiative Blog – Recently, Charles Krauthammer, conservative Washington Post commentator and Fox News analyst, who is also a physician, spoke to an audience... 

Supreme Court Prepares To Determine Fate Of U.S. Health Care System

March 19, 2012 (2 Comments)

By Sahil Kapur for Talking Points Memo – In one week, the Supreme Court will hear arguments on a legacy-defining case for President Obama as it determines whether a crucial piece of his signature... 

Recession’s Toll on Health Coverage

March 16, 2012 (3 Comments)

From the New York Times – It’s a startling reminder that when people lose their jobs, they typically also lose their health insurance coverage. The share of children and working-age adults who... 

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