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Covering All People With Single Payer, Says GOP Senator, Is Not Money 'Properly Spent'
Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) apparently supports states' rights, unless that state wants to guarantee healthcare to all its people
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Federal grants also provide the flexibility to implement innovative, community-centered approaches to help people struggling with addiction. Views
We Can’t Fight the Opioid Crisis Without Adequate Health Care
"I believe we can beat this epidemic."
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 "Reagan set the tone for a conservative war against Medicaid that is now in its 52nd year." Views
The War on Medicaid Is Moving to the States
In the early 1960s, as the Johnson administration worked to enact Medicare and Medicaid, then-actor Ronald Reagan traveled the country as a spokesman for the American Medical Association, warning of the danger the legislation posed to the nation. “Behind it will come other federal programs that...
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Remembering 'The Americans with Disabilities Act' and the Movement that Generated It
Many Americans were surprised that some of the most militant responses to the proposed Republican health care plan came from disability activists – who staged a “die-in” outside the office of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell in late June that resulted in at least one person being removed from...
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'Hiding It Like Cowards': McCain Returns to Help GOP Pass Secret Trumpcare Bill
"They're....asking a doctor....if McCain can come vote....to take away peoples' healthcare."
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NYT Trump Interview Makes Waves, But Did Reporters Go Too Easy?
Critics demand accountability from Trump for lies on healthcare
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GOP's Deja Vu Budget Slashes Social Programs to Fund Tax Cuts for Rich
House GOP budget blueprint would boost military spending and give tax cuts to the wealthy while slashing nation's safety net
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Trumpcare Vote Delayed as White House Promotes Alternative Facts on Bill
Protests expected to continue at so-called moderate GOP senators' offices this week
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Resistance Rallies as So-Called 'Moderate' GOP Senators Decide on Healthcare
One Republican vote is needed to keep 22 million Americans from losing health coverage
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Among Wealthiest Nations, US Healthcare System Comes in Dead Last
"The United States spends far more on healthcare than other high-income countries. Yet the U.S. population has poorer health than other countries."
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