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Healthcare


With Roe on the Ropes, Students Stage Nationwide Walkouts

"People might look at us like we're young, but I genuinely feel like we can make the most change," said one Maine high school student. "Most of us are voting next year or this year."

Brett Wilkins ·


Louisiana GOP Advances Bill to Make Abortion a Homicide by Patient and Provider

"When abortion is outlawed, every uterus becomes a potential crime scene."

Andrea Germanos ·


'Devastating' and 'Gruesome': US Tops 1 Million Covid Deaths

The Biden administration recently reminded Congress that stalled pandemic funding means "fewer vaccines, treatments, and tests for the American people, and fewer shots in arms around the world."

Jessica Corbett ·


Abortion Providers Fearful But Resolute as They Ready for Post-Roe World

"Tomorrow I'm going to wake up, go to work, and continue to provide abortions. Because I'm a doctor, it's my job, and it's the right thing to do."

Brett Wilkins ·


Medicare for All Can Fix the Unaffordable Healthcare Crisis

Tens of millions of people continue to have no form of health insurance while the most expensive health care system in the world continues to get even more unaffordable.

Brady Rivera ·


'Five-Alarm Fire': Anger, Resolve as Thousands Rally Nationwide for Reproductive Rights

"It took a mass movement to win Roe," said Seattle rally host and city lawmaker Kshama Sawant, "and it'll take a mass movement to defend it."

Brett Wilkins ·


'Absolutely Tragic': Doctors Tie Trump's 30-Foot Border Wall to Surge in Injuries and Deaths

"We're seeing injuries we didn't see before: pelvic fractures, spinal cord injuries, brain injuries, and a lot of open fractures when the bone comes through the skin," said a San Diego doctor.

Jessica Corbett ·


'Staggering': Watchdog Finds Medicare Advantage Plans Deny Necessary Care

"These plans are designed to maximize profits for corporations, NOT to provide high-quality healthcare," said Social Security Works.

Jessica Corbett ·


'Put Patients First': 70+ Groups Push Senate to Act on Sky-High Drug Prices

"After years of promises to lower the prices of prescription drugs, voters are demanding elected officials follow through."

Jake Johnson ·


Katie Porter Leads Letter Urging Biden Not to Dump More Money Into Medicare Advantage

"Private contractors, through Medicare Advantage plans, game the system and bill patients as sicker than they are to rake in billions of taxpayer dollars," the California Democrat said.

Jake Johnson ·

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