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The GOP Needs to Get Healthcare Right This Time

The Affordable Care Act expands healthcare access in the U.S. but does nothing to control its costs. With its current majorities in Congress as well as holding the presidency, the GOP now owns the healthcare insurance crisis.   250 more words

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How to Improve the Affordable Care Act

The Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare, has dramatically expanded access to healthcare in the United States. But it has done nothing to lower the cost of healthcare… 274 more words

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The Oracle of Omaha Speaks

The annual shareholders meeting of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. was held this weekend in Omaha. More than 40,000 people attended.  Yesterday CEO Warren Buffett and vice chairman Charles Munger held a five and one-half hour question and answer session for the attendees. 241 more words

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Does anyone really care what we spend on health care?

The Affordable Care Act extended Medicaid to all Americans earning under 138 percent of the federal poverty line — $16,643 for a single person and $33,948 for a family of four in 2017. 259 more words


The GOP Can Do Better on Healthcare Reform

The Congressional Budget Office has just released its analysis of the GOP Healthcare Reform Bill, the American Health Care Act, designed to replace the Affordable Care Act.  308 more words

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The Strengths and Weaknesses of the GOP Healthcare Reform Bill

The American HealthCare Act, introduced in the House of Representatives on Monday, begins the process of looking for a replacement and improvement to the Affordable Care Act.  281 more words

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Healthcare Spending in the US

With the Healthcare Debate in Full Swing, we wanted to share our Insights on Healthcare Spending in the U.S.

Health Care Spending