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Can Washington summon the will to cut costs, raise revenues and cover the uninsured?
Hospital magnate Rick Scott, the face of GOP resistance to healthcare reform, has won the Florida Republican gubernatorial primary.
Don't listen to the fearmongers: government-run healthcare is cost-efficient, effective and far superior to the free-market mess we're in.
Withdrawing his bid for Surgeon General, CNN's Sanjay Gupta is headed back to TV. But his medical reporting, like his nomination, is worrisome.
A year from now, will America have affordable healthcare? Monica Sanchez, Adam Thompson, and Dr. Walter Tsou on Obama's healthcare reform plan.
In a 2009 Nation editorial the Congressman passionately called for money for healthcare, not warfare.
The Nation's Chris Hayes discusses Obama's controversial choice of Sanjay Gupta for Surgeon General.
This essay, a finalist in The Nation's Student Writing Contest, argues that health care should be considered an inalienable right on par with any other Constitutional protection.
This essay, a finalist in The Nation's Student Writing Contest, argues that care for the sick is the full responsibility of the government.
The United States stands alone among wealthy nations in failing to
assure its population reasonable healthcare.