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Outside editorial: Health care law moves closert to Supreme Court

...whether the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is constitutional. That two federal judges have declared the health insurance reform law a valid exercise of Congress' Commerce Clause power and two have concluded the opposite largely means what...
Getting government out of health care? Yeah, right

...Americans was already extensive before Congress passed health insurance reform this year. And despite all their saber rattling...I get mad. Candidate Barack Obama promised health insurance reform, and President Obama pushed for it and, yes...
New Latin leaders should be role models for Obama

...delivering on the popular desire to get out of Afghanistan. Imagine a real health-care reform bill, instead of health insurance reform, that didn't give the powerful pharmaceutical and insurance lobbies a veto. It goes without saying that President...
Health care plan must address abortion

...understand the sentiment for the administration's health insurance reform proposals, and believe they deserve reasoned...this provision should be an explicit part of any health insurance reform that is sent to the president's desk. This...
Several Democrats are worth hearing companies out of business, because there will be no other choice than the government program. With health insurance "reform," opting-out, is really opting-in for eventual single-payer national health insurance that will include...
Deciding health care reform: Why I voted yes

I voted in favor of the Senate health insurance reform bill because I believe the status quo is unacceptable. People die because they can't afford regular health care. Insurance...
Ensuring quality health care for Alaska Native people care delivery. In fact, this bill strengthens care available for Alaska Natives. For more information on health insurance reform, visit my website at Mark Begich is a U.S. Senator representing Alaska...
Discredited survey pushed myth of employers dropping health plans

...create a new myth: that President Barack Obama's health insurance reform - the 2010 Patient Protection and Affordable Care...more reasonable estimate of the impact of the health insurance reform, we can look to the nonpartisan Congressional...
Feds launch health care website the U.S. Department of Health and Social Services. U.S. Sen. Mark Begich called it a new tool to help Alaskans find affordable insurance. The Alaska Democrat supported federal health insurance reform efforts earlier this year.
Balancing reform of health insurance

...lot," Fairbairn wrote in legislative testimony. Many small-business owners are understandably anxious that health insurance reform proposals in Washington would require them to start paying something toward coverage - which is likely the case...


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