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Liberals Believe Supreme Court Will Decide on Health Care Reform Based on Political Views

According to a poll conducted by The Washington Post and ABC News, the country is almost evenly divided on the issue of what criteria the Supreme Court will use when they rule on Obama’s healthcare reform legislation. About 50 percent of adults believe that the justices will make their decision based on their political views, […]

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Health Care a Hot Topic for Romney as Ohio Goes to the Polls

On Monday, less than 24 hours before Ohio Republicans vote for their favorite candidate to run against Obama in the coming elections for president, Mitt Romney held a town-hall-type rally giving supporters and others a chance to ask questions to the former Massachusetts governor. Mary Toepfer Wants Clarity One Romney supporter, an adjunct college professor […]

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Keeping Healthcare Costs Down

One of the major goals of Obama’s 2010 Healthcare Reform Act was to “bend the cost curve” downward over time. The methods used to bring costs back down to earth include increasing the efficiency of the healthcare system, shifting the focus of the system to outcomes and patient health instead of the wasteful ‘fee-for-service’ model, […]

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Bishops Unhappy with Birth Control Compromise

On Friday night, just a few hours after President Obama presented his compromise plan that would place the burden of paying for contraceptive health care on the insurance companies and not on the religious institutions that oppose such coverage, Catholic bishops said they would not support the compromise. The new law which was passed as […]