healthcare-reform

Joe Biden rallies in Philadelphia, drawing sharp contrasts with Trump in a key 2020 state

BY: - May 18, 2019

Out ahead in early polls, the former veep tied himself to President Barack Obama, promised to not to speak ill of other Democrat, and said he's the only candidate who can beat Donald Trump in 2020.

Pa. U.S. Rep. Scanlon questions the best path to ‘elusive’ universal health care

BY: - May 1, 2019

The suburban Philadelphia Democrat is seeking answers about what a “just transition” to Medicare for All would look like and “how we achieve that elusive universal coverage.”

COMMENTARY

There’s a reason they call it the ‘Affordable’ Care Act. That’s why we need to preserve and protect it | Opinion

BY: - April 30, 2019

We must make sure all Americans have access to good doctors without fear of bankruptcy.

COMMENTARY

Medicare for all? Democrats need to focus on protecting Obamacare | Opinion

BY: - April 14, 2019

Everyone wants a health care system that offers universal access to high-quality, affordable care. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, more Americans have that access than ever before.

COMMENTARY

Tone-deafness on healthcare is a preexisting condition for Republicans | Dick Polman

BY: - April 8, 2019

Health care is simply not what Republicans do. Their brand is to slash taxes for the rich, crater the deficit, and signal national security weakness to the Russians.

COMMENTARY

Is there a path forward on Medicaid work requirements that could help the poor — and not harm them? | Opinion

BY: - April 1, 2019

In the wake of a judge’s ruling that Medicaid work requirements in two states are not legal, questions remain. The most pressing ones are about how to help low-income people, not punish them.