Over 40 years after it was given, one doctor’s Congressional testimony offers a chilling reminder of how fatal restricted abortion access can be. Fusion editor Taryn Hillin recently unearthed a 1974 testimony...
Category - Healthcare
Congressional budget minders say repealing Obamacare’s “individual mandate” would save taxpayers more than $305 billion and increase the number of uninsured Americans by 14 million over the next decade. Source:...
Republicans see a long road ahead for repeal. Source: thehill.com
The recent videos of Planned Parenthood doctors are disturbing and disgusting. When I first became Governor of Wisconsin, I defunded Planned Parenthood in my first budget and I just signed into law a prohibition on late term abortions. Source:...
There’s one approach that’s rarely discussed but seems to curb abuse of prescription opioids — without the risk of driving users to heroin: Increase access to medical marijuana. Source: www.bostonglobe.com
The CDC report finds the uninsured rate fell by about one-third since 2013. Source: thehill.com
For the first time in more than 50 years, the CDC reported that more than 90% of Americans have health insurance. Source: www.forbes.com
Several Planned Parenthood officials and three private bio-medical firms were targeted on Friday by a U.S. congressional panel as lawmakers dig deeper into a controversy swirling around the women’s Source: www.reuters.com
The largely symbolic vote was attached to a three-year highway funding bill. Source: thehill.com
States that expanded Medicaid programs saw bigger gains in insured rates, as well as access to doctors and medicines, than other states. Source: www.cnbc.com