The rent is too damn high. If you care about rising income inequality, you should care about housing affordability. What people pay in rent as a percentage of their incomes has a lot to do with whether they can invest in other parts of their lives, including education and training that allows them to move up the economic ladder. Show More Summary
A House member from upstate New York, Ms. Slaughter championed women’s rights, food safety and the Affordable Care Act.
Republicans in Congress have worked hard to sabotage the Affordable Care Act. In so doing, they are creating an opening for the kind of health care system they will detest. … Click to Continue »
On this International Women's Day, we imagine a world where every woman and girl has access to quality and affordable health care, a world in which women and girls can freely exercise their sexual and reproductive health rights, andShow More Summary
A clear majority of Americans now support the Affordable Care Act. Orrin Hatch suggested these Americans are "dumbass people."
Sen. Orrin Hatch had some choice words for his constituents who support the Affordable Care Act.
For now, it seems congressional leadership has given up on a full-throated repeal of the Affordable Care Act. Their new, less-visible repeal strategy is just ignoring the health reform law altogether.
Medical school rotations afforded me incredible opportunities to bolster not only my knowledge base but also my patient-related skills. The following information has helped me provide better patient care; hopefully, it can be of some benefit to you as well. 1. Safety and no violence are not synonymous During one of my outpatient rotations, I […]
Five states demand small payments from those who gained coverage under the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid expansion, but enrollees often face few consequences if they don’t make their remittances.
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Federal health officials won’t say whether they will allow alternative health plans that many experts contend are illegal.
The party is making health coverage more expensive and pricing people out of the system. With the eyes of the country on them, Republicans completely failed to live up to their promise of repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act (ACA), known as Obamacare. Show More Summary
Those fiscal geniuses in the White House and Republican-controlled Congress have managed to do the impossible: Their sabotage of the Affordable Care Act will lead to 6.4 million fewer Americans with health insurance, while the federal bill for coverage rises by some $33 billion per year. Also,...
Tinker was attacked by a larger dog but her owners couldn't afford emergency medical care and brought her to the Humane Society of Southwest Missouri.
Retirement is something to think about years before you get there — especially where you live. Choosing the best place to retire in the US means weighing affordability, quality of life, activities, and health care. WalletHub ranked the...Show More Summary
Trump cheered on the GOP's overhaul of the federal judiciary and piecemeal attacks on the Affordable Care Act, but he failed to acknowledge their human cost. Here, Rewire accounts for it. The post We Translated Trump’s Top CPAC Dog Whistles Undermining Reproductive Health appeared first on Rewire.
President Trump mocked Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) — without using his name — for his no vote on repealing the Affordable Care Act, Axios reports. Said Trump: “Remember, one person walked into a room when he was supposed to go [...]
Health care is a human right. Without universal access to quality, affordable health care, nothing else matters. Children need good health to learn and grow, and working adults need it to be engaged, creative and productive citizens. Unfortunately, Republicans are using their control of the federal government to rip health coverage away from the American […]
High-quality early care and education (ECE) is critical to positive child development and has the potential to generate economic returns, but the current financing structure of ECE leaves many children without access to high-qualityShow More Summary
(National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine) High-quality early care and education (ECE) is critical to positive child development and has the potential to generate economic returns, but the current financing structure...Show More Summary