What Will Happen To Healthcare Reform If Lawsuit Prevails?

The controversy surrounding healthcare reform does not appear as if it will end any time soon. Multiple lawsuits are currently pending regarding the federal government’s authority to enforce an individual mandate, which requires people to either buy health insurance or pay a fine. Opponents of the mandate believe that it violates the 10th Amendment, and […]

Health Insurance Companies Switch Support To Republicans

Health Insurance Companies Switch Support To Republicans

To the Editor: For the 2010 election season, industries have ramped up their political campaign contributions–hoping to also ramp up their influence. This year, lobbying group America’s Health Insurance Plans, as well as the five largest health insurance companies, have given three times as much money to Republican candidates for the Senate and the House […]

This Week in Health Care Reform

JANUARY 8, 2010 This Week in Health Care Reform      While still technically in recess, members of Congress trickled back to Washington, D.C. this week to get a jump start on reconciling the health care reform bills passed by the House and Senate last year. On Tuesday, Democratic leaders began conversations around a final package, […]