Topic: Health Care Issues
In Pictures Who's who on the US deficit super committee
Social Security recipients have not received a raise since 2009. That is set to change in 2012, when Social Security checks will be about 3.5 percent more than the last two years.
10/19/2011 12:57 am
The focus of Tuesday's Republican presidential debate was supposed to be Herman Cain, but Rick Perry and Mitt Romney went at each other like heavyweights, suggesting that each thinks the other is his main competition.
10/19/2011 12:36 am
Tonight’s Republican debate may attract lots of viewers. It need not capture their minds.
10/18/2011 07:00 pm
AARP's new ad campaign deems Social Security and Medicare benefits off limits. But would most members agree with that position if they understood it was just insuring that even more of the debt would be shifted to their children and grandchildren?
10/18/2011 11:00 am
The CLASS act, a provision in the heath-care reform law designed to help the disabled and elderly cash to receive care at home, could not be both voluntary and budget-neutral, say health officials.
10/14/2011 08:45 pm
Community leaders from the San Diego area applaud last week's announcement of a widespread federal crackdown on sham medical marijuana dispensaries: 'We’ve heard youths often ask why marijuana is such a big deal when, after all, it is 'medicine'. '
10/14/2011 10:33 am
The system has failed Americans in a multitude of ways. But that doesn't absolve anyone of personal responsibility for his own problems.
10/12/2011 07:00 pm
This nation can't improve unless more Americans know the truth about the economy
10/12/2011 05:42 pm
The Obama Justice Department last week began to rein in California's out-of-control medical marijuana industry. How sustainable is this new federal enforcement of the state's pot shops?
10/12/2011 04:26 pm
At Tuesday's GOP presidential debate, Mitt Romney fielded questions deftly, attacked when given an opening, and stayed out of jab-fests. Contenders so far haven't knocked him off stride.
10/12/2011 10:06 am