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He still favors an Obama approach

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Opposition to the Affordable Care Act motivated millions of Americans to throw more than 60 Democrats out of Congress last November - largely because they had supported the health overhaul law.
Con: Health care law is already sending costs through the roof

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - There may never have been a law more misnamed than the Affordable Care Act.
ObamaCare's mandates mean ever-rising costs for U.S. consumers

...independent studies show is not solving the central problem of health costs and, in fact, is making it worse. Grace-Marie Turner is president of the Galen Institute, which studies market-based solutions to health reform. The Galen Institute...
Health care bill strips benefits, stymies innovation and hikes costs

...ObamaCare repealed and replaced with sensible reform that doesn't wreak havoc with our health sector and our economy. Grace-Marie Turner is president and founder of the Galen Institute, which is funded in part by the pharmaceutical and medical industries...
Sweeping Overhaul will save Medicare

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - The escalating political debate about the future of Medicare reveals a fear of change coupled with the growing recognition that change is essential to sustain the program for the future. Medicare is facing $38 trillion in red ink. The recent Medicare Trustees report showed the program is careening toward bankruptcy and will run out of money in 2024 - five years faster than the trustees predicted just one year ago.
Congress must halt this power grab now

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - There is no question that Medicare must be improved to provide better health benefits to seniors at lower costs. But Congress is abdicating its constitutional responsibility by giving a panel of 15 unelected technocrats the power to cut Medicare spending and make decisions that will only result in rationing of care.
Pro: Repealing health care legislation will create Jobs

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - The best thing that Congress can do to unleash jobs creation is to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. The law is discouraging businesses from hiring. According to a recent U.S.
Pro: More and more Democrats now worry sweeping law may hurt them at the polls

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Rep. Barney Frank has led a parade of Democrats in renouncing the passage of the Affordable Care Act, suggesting the far-reaching law may be a net deficit for the party on Election Day.
Dismantle it, piece by piece

...repeal and replace a law that is going to become more and more unpopular as people learn more and more about it. Grace-Marie Turner is president and founder of the Galen Institute. Readers may write to her at Galen Institute, P.O. Box 320010...
States are forced to pay for measures they can't afford

Less than a year since Congress passed the health overhaul law, the government is handing out hundreds and hundreds of waivers exempting a favored few from some of its expensive and burdensome provisions.


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