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Can CCOs Lead Us To Universal Health Care? | Opinion

The 2005 Oregon Legislature adopted the goal of universal health care. A 2016 RAND study determined that Oregon could enact a universal single payer health care system with no greater cost than that which Oregonians currently spend on health care through taxes, premiums, and out-of-pocket expenses. 14 more words

Opinion

The Green New Deal Rises Again

It was a good idea that didn’t catch on in 2007. Now we’re running out of time.


A technician monitoring turbines at a wind farm in Glenrock, Wy.CreditCreditDamon Winter/The New York Times… 146 more words

Healthcare as a Right

A right to health care doesn’t mean that as a doctor I have an obligation to care for everyone free of charge but rather that in a system of government where the citizens choose what their tax dollars go to, providing health care to all is a reasonable objective.

Philosophy

Why Universal Health Care Can Never Work in America

We all love getting stuff for free. If you had ten people show up at an all-you-can-eat buffet, the food would be gone in minutes because most everyone would assuredly… 433 more words

Politics

When in Britain....

I got Nexflix for my birthday and have been watching all kinds of programs. So far, I like it. I’ve been binging on Doc Martin, all 8 seasons. 215 more words

Don't think Pelosi is going to save us from Trump or anybody/anything else

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For those folks not paying attention Nancy Pelosi is fucking around with House rules to essentially cock block universal health care.  This is my main beef with Pelosi and a large part of the centrist Democratic Party.  88 more words

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