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With SCOTUS Set to Hear Abortion Case, Anti-Choice Groups Prepare to Enact 'Post-Roe Strategy'

Right-wing groups are lobbying lawmakers to pass state-level restrictions and ban sales of abortion pills, should Roe v. Wade be overturned.

Julia Conley ·


Congress 'Asleep at the Switch' as Biden Continues Trump-Era Ploy to Privatize Medicare

More than 1,500 physicians warn that the experiment threatens "the future of Medicare as we know it."

Jake Johnson ·


As Poll Finds Most US Voters Support Insulin Price Cap, Senators Push Inclusion in Build Back Better Act

"Insulin should not cost 10 times as much in the United States as it does in Canada," insisted Sen. Bernie Sanders. "Period."

Brett Wilkins ·


WHO Covid-19 Test Deal With Spain Shows 'Path to a Better World' With Vaccine-Sharing

"Today's announcement shows what is possible when saving lives and solidarity are prioritized above making billions of dollars in profit."

Jessica Corbett ·


What's at Stake in the Patent Battle Between Moderna and the US Government?

The battle has important implications, not only for efforts to contain the pandemic but more broadly for drugs and vaccines that could be critical for future public health crises.

Ana Santos Rutschman ·


The Corporate Plan to Murder Medicare Runs Through Medicare Advantage

If they can move more than half of Americans off traditional Medicare and onto these corporate plans, it’ll provide the political cover to kill off Medicare altogether—and they're nearly there now.

Thom Hartmann ·


'Solidarity Forever': 40,000 Kaiser Workers Set to Strike to Defend 700 Fellow Union Members

"An injury to one of us is an injury to all of us," said one nurse and labor advocate.

Julia Conley ·


'Reckless' FDA and Big Pharma Greed Blamed for Medicare Premium Hike

"All Part B Medicare beneficiaries soon will be forced to bear significant financial burden as a direct result of the FDA's reckless decision."

Jake Johnson ·


GOP, Big Pharma Plotting to Convince Senate Parliamentarian to Help Kill Drug Price Reforms

"It is not some radical idea to suggest that Americans should not have to die because we are the only major country that allows drug companies to raise prices to whatever they want, whenever they want," said Sen. Bernie Sanders.

Jake Johnson ·


Sanders Leads Senators in Backing Kaiser Permanente Workers Before Planned Strike

"The company wishes to diminish the safety, security, and well-being of its workers, rather than improve them. That's just not right. Your employees deserve better."

Jessica Corbett ·

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