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Iowa Lawmakers Propose Public Option

State Lawmakers Propose Healthy Iowans for a Public Option

Des Moines, Iowa – State Senator Matt McCoy, D-Des Moines, and State Representative John Forbes, D-Urbandale, said today they will propose a bill next session to make health care more accessible and affordable for Iowans. 254 more words

Blog For Iowa

Your Healthcare Premium Is Already A Tax By A Different Name

Taxation is theft.  J/k.  I don’t believe that.  I think taxes help to ensure adequate services for the people who reside in whatever taxing body’s district is up for discussion.   1,185 more words


State works toward public option for Elliott State Forest

The Oregon Department of State Lands (DSL) has been working to find a way to keep the 82,500 acres of the Elliott State Forest publicly owned while allowing the state to send revenue to the Common School Fund. 37 more words

Douglas County News-Review

This is Still Way Down the Road, but...

When the Affordable Care Act was passed in 2010, there was no “Public Option.”  That meant no Medicare or other Single Payer program for the general public. 173 more words

How to Compromise and Fix the ACA

Time to Replace Those Repeal Attempts

The Senate’s latest attempts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have all failed to pass.

The most comprehensive attempt, the Better Care Reconciliation Act, was… 1,049 more words

Blog Posts

Why We Want The ACA, Not Single Payer

Healthcare through a single payer system is not what most Americans want. The so called, Medicare for all, is also not what most Americans want. 1,349 more words

General News

Time for a Dem proposal on O'Care fix. Time for the public option.

Let me preface this post by saying I’m an advocate of single-payer health care. Nothing I’m about to write negates that. I’m just writing about political reality. 451 more words