Topic: Health Insurance
Former presidents, politicians, and the family of former first lady Betty Ford gathered today in Palm Springs, Calif., to celebrate her life. Mrs. Ford, who died Friday, is remembered for her honest demeanor and dedication to equal rights. Since her husband's presidency, Betty Ford has passed the mantle of first lady to six other women. Here are the contributions each made:
07/12/2011 07:00 pm
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
This nation can't improve unless more Americans know the truth about the economy
10/12/2011 05:42 pm
The employer market is moving toward more consumer-driven plans. Will that translate into lower health spending?
10/03/2011 07:00 pm
The success of the new health care law depends on enrolling 30 million people in insurance plans. If officials don't clarify and simplify that enrollment process, the law will amount to a significant waste of time and taxpayer dollars.
10/03/2011 11:53 am
Family health insurance premiums jumped nine percent in 2011. That's the fastest health insurance inflation since 2005.
09/28/2011 03:00 pm
Obama's objection—and Buffett’s—is not with rates paid by the average taxpayer who makes a million dollars or more a year Rather it is with those in this group who make most of their money from investments.
09/25/2011 05:00 pm
Jon Stewart has said Ron Paul hasn't been given his fair share of coverage by the media. On Monday he is hosting the GOP candidate on 'The Daily Show.' And there is lots to talk about.
09/23/2011 07:32 pm
Medicare and Medicaid could save the money through coordinating care, a study says. Some 9 million elderly are eligible for both Medicare and Medicaid.
09/22/2011 10:59 am
In today's changing economy, it's no longer true that you get out what you put in
09/21/2011 05:00 pm
Some of the president's choices, including failing to help make insurance more affordable for low-wage workers, are questionable.
09/14/2011 11:00 am