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Ted McLaughlin : Are We Moving Towards Single-Payer?

Photo by Glyn Lowe Photoworks / Flickr. Image from OtherWords.The pressures moving the U.S. closerto a single-payer health care system There will be a huge pressure to reform Medicaid — and the only way to reform it adequately is to … finish reading Ted McLaughlin : Are We Moving Towards Single-Payer?

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Dr. Stephen R. Keister : Calvinism, Pride in Ignorance, and Health Care Reform

John Calvin: Some are blessed by God.Reflecting on the health care law:Flawed bill fixes some problems By Dr. Stephen R. Keister / The Rag Blog / September 23, 2010 There has been time for reflection about the health care legislation … finish reading Dr. Stephen R. Keister : Calvinism, Pride in Ignorance, and Health Care Reform

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Private Health Insurance : Going the Way of the Dinosaur

CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE In the map above, the countries with universal health care are in blue. Those trying to get it are in green. Note that the United States proudly takes its place among the third-world countries of … finish reading Private Health Insurance : Going the Way of the Dinosaur

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Rewind and Restart : How the Dems (Could Have) Made ‘Health Care’ Happen

(A New Years fantasy) Once more from the top: An alternative scenario for health care reform By Zoltan Zigedy / The Rag Blog / January 10, 2010 In February of 2009, with his poll numbers and public expectations exceptionally high, … finish reading Rewind and Restart : How the Dems (Could Have) Made ‘Health Care’ Happen

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Rewind and Restart : How the Dems (Could Have) Made ‘Health Care’ Happen

(A New Years fantasy) Once more from the top: An alternative scenario for health care reform By Zoltan Zigedy / The Rag Blog / January 10, 2010 In February of 2009, with his poll numbers and public expectations exceptionally high, … finish reading Rewind and Restart : How the Dems (Could Have) Made ‘Health Care’ Happen

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Doctors Want Real Health Care Reform

Cartoon from LTSaloon.orgDoctors show support for health care reform; Lobbyists, Blue Dogs and Republicans work to gut real change By Dr. Stephen R. Keister / The Rag Blog / July 28, 2009 This past Wednesday I listened to President Obama’s … finish reading Doctors Want Real Health Care Reform

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Obama Must Fight for Public Option, Real Health Care Reform

President Obama addresses the American Medical Association, June 15, 2009. Photo by Charles Rex Arbogast / AP. In some way the message must get through to the Senate Democratic leadership that they were elected to represent THE PEOPLE and were … finish reading Obama Must Fight for Public Option, Real Health Care Reform

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Single Payer: The Republican Perspective

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Health Care Reform : Our Last Stand

Health Care for America Now This effort, in my opinion, represents our last stand to effectively combat the forces that would deny Americans decent health care merely to increase the profits of the insurance and pharmaceutical cartels. By Dr. Stephen … finish reading Health Care Reform : Our Last Stand

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Congressional Health Care Hearings : Pure Flim-Flam

Dr. FlimFlam’s Miracle Cream, as sold by Sen. Max Baucus and the gang. Image of Dr. Zoidberg from Futurama Wiki. These hearings are pure flim-flam and the Senate will support a ‘health care plan’ largely dictated by the insurance and … finish reading Congressional Health Care Hearings : Pure Flim-Flam

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Single Payer Health Insurance: Ending a Parade of Preventable Misery

Dr. Claudia Fegan.Single-payer health insurance is way to goBy Don Terry / May 14, 2009 An army of lawyers and lobbyists is gathering along the Potomac. The upcoming battle in Washington over national health care reform is going to be … finish reading Single Payer Health Insurance: Ending a Parade of Preventable Misery

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Health Care Profiteers : This Won’t Hurt a Bit

Graphic from ISIPS.The fight for real health care reform We are being outspent by billions of dollars by the amalgam of well heeled interest groups that will benefit financially from maintaining the status quo. By Dr. Stephen R. Keister / … finish reading Health Care Profiteers : This Won’t Hurt a Bit

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