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Obamacare survives second fight

...risk of losing that aid because they live in states that did not set up their own insurance exchanges.The health insurance industry breathed a sigh of relief, and a national organization representing state regulators from both political parties...
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This Day in History

...woman elected to the U.S. Senate. In 1993, President Clinton joined his wife, Hillary, in attacking the health insurance industry - the lobby accused by the first lady of lying when it unveiled a new TV ad repeating there must be a "better...
Juneau, AK delegates discuss aging at White House units in aging. To help reduce health problems, the commission asks that the government and the health insurance industry emphasize prevention and wellness programs. Alaska seniors are interested in prevention programs that are readily...
My Turn: Solve the health crisis before worrying about Social Security

...from negotiating discounts for bulk drug purchases and provides $83.6 billion in direct subsidies to the health insurance industry, and the savings increase to $140 billion annually, enough to provide basic health care insurance to every...
Parnell's analogy on health reform far-fetched

...welfare unless Congress firmly regulates them. Is the federal government up to that task of overseeing the health insurance industry? Not likely as long as the Democrats and Republicans on Capital Hill are beholden to the corporate interests...
Health care plan must address abortion

Like many Americans, I am concerned about the health insurance industry's practices, which too often put profits before people. I understand the sentiment for the administration's health insurance...
Give everyone same chance at health

...night. Isn't it time for bipartisan support for meaningful, comprehensive reform of health care and the health insurance industry? Isn't it time that all women, insured and uninsured, have the same chance to beat the odds? Sue Schrader...
My turn: Health care reform offers more choices, not less choose which one you want. However, the health insurance industry doesn't want you to have the freedom to choose...or your life' business. Republicans and the health insurance industry are marching in lockstep against you having the...
A presidential gift list for naughty and nice

...will the current "decider" decide to give this holiday season ... to both the naughty and the nice? The health insurance industry: The new health care bill (the gift that keeps on giving). Big Pharma: Same as above, with unlimited refills...
Undoing health law could have multiple messy ripple effects Things may not settle down."At the end of the day, I don't think any of the major players in the health insurance industry or the provider community really wants to see the whole thing overturned," said Christine Ferguson, a health...


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