Taxes Can Make Medicare For All More Popular…

More Americans support the idea of a government health care program that covers everybody than oppose it ― but support is still short of a majority, according to a new HuffPost/YouGov poll.  The polling, conducted…

How Warren could pay for Medicare for All

“You could say ... that we’re spending about $3.5 trillion on health care now and we’re going to move that all onto the federal tab, but I think that’s a little too simplistic,” House Budget…

Trump found a way to simultaneously sabotage our…

President Trump sabotaged the health-care system. Separately, he’s sabotaged the immigration system.  And now, in a presidential twofer, on Friday night the administration found a way to sabotage both simultaneously. Unable to repeal Obamacare, the…

Health Care Costs Are Eating Us Alive, A…

The American health care system is complicated, and so are proposals to change it. The 2020 Democratic presidential primary campaign has focused a lot of attention on whether to preserve the private, job-based insurance system…

FDA Launches Criminal Probe Into E-Cigarettes As Vaping…

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s criminal investigations unit is looking into the rise of vaping-related lung illnesses amid a nationwide outbreak that’s linked to 530 illnesses and seven deaths, health officials said Thursday. The…

From Mayor Pete, Here Comes Medicare For All…

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg introduced a health care plan Thursday designed to cover nearly everybody and make insurance less expensive for people who have it already, through a combination of expanded government subsidies, limits on medical prices and…

Bahamas Town Left Devastated In Wake Of Hurricane…

MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas (AP) — The streets are filled with smashed cars, snapped power cables, shattered trees and deep silence. At the airport and dock, hundreds of people clamor for seats on airplanes and berths…