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Watch for dramatic declines in employer-provided health insurance

CASPER, Wyo. - Most American workers value their employer-provided health insurance. It gives them the security of knowing they can get the care they need, from the doctor they want, at a price they can afford...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2011-07-21/watch-dramatic-declines-employer-prov
Opinion
Free-market health care reform is just what the doctor ordered

President Barack Obama is right when he says that the U.S. health-care system needs reform. Although this country provides the finest care in the world, our health-care system has serious problems. It costs too much. Too many people lack health insurance. And quality can be uneven.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/070909/opi_461486980.shtml
Union protests are America's Cairo moment

...k)'s sometimes derisively referred to as 201(k)s because of market volatility and the loss of employer-provided health insurance. Now the corporate-backed Republican Party is turning its firepower on the one exception to this sad...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/030411/opi_794319334.shtml
Opinion
Gay couples fight to win equal medical, job benefits

...employees. Benefits vary widely. Some plans are financially significant while others are not. Some offer employer-provided health insurance while others only provide bereavement or sick leave or a membership at a gym. Nine of the 90-plus governments...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102899/Loc_samesex.html
Local
Alaska senators should support employee free choice

...Alaska are better jobs. A union worker earns more money than a nonunion worker, is more likely to have employer-provided health insurance, and is four times more likely to have a pension. Unions are family friendly. Sound off on the important...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040607/let_20070406024.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Online Archive Opinion and Letters: Dental experience made my jaw drop 4/7/98

...April 7, 1998 By JoAnn Wilson Ever wonder why you're paying a bigger portion of the cost of your employer-provided health insurance and why your health care plan seems to be covering less and less? A recent experience I had trying to...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/040798/wilsonltr.html
Outside editorial: Now the hard part

Sarah Palin's hunting skills are marvelous. Joe Biden's mom is a hoot. John McCain's wisecracks are hilarious and Barack Obama's three-point shot is deadly. So stipulated.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/090908/opi_330260053.shtml
Outside editorial: Obama should address deficit

...of health insurance, he should reconsider his opposition to changing the preferential tax treatment of employer-provided health insurance. Why should some taxpayers without health insurance subsidize the overly generous policies enjoyed by...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/022309/opi_396927945.shtml
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