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Medicare

Health Care Reform Articles - December 3, 2019 | 12/4/2019

We can afford Medicare for All… … and it could even deliver a huge pay raise to the middle class. By EMMANUEL SAEZ and GABRIEL ZUCMAN - Politico - November 25, 2019 The current debate over “Medicare for … for partial reforms—such as those proposed by presidential candidates Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg—would be likely to lower costs relative to the current law’s baseline. By contrast, Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s Medicare for All …

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Sharon Osbourne Goes Off on NBC, ‘America’s Got Talent’: ‘It’s a Boys’ Club’ (Video) | 12/4/2019

… here to help. Here’s TheWrap’s list of everyone who is running for president so far — and who has dropped out. Joe Biden – Democratic Party Entered Race: April 25, 2019 The former Obama VP was a … rated single presidential candidate town hall ever . Harris is pro Medicare-for-all and raising teacher pay. Harris came out of the gate strong with a solid showing at the first debate, but failed to …

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… Means Health Subcommittee, and more progressive than anyone else in the Texas congressional delegation. Some people consider his bill, the Medicare Negotiation and Competitive Licensing Act of 2019 (H.R.1046) too radical; it would help … who briefly surged in the polls after suggesting that rival Joe Biden is a closet racist, has dropped out of the race for the White House. Minorities Want Charter Schools That Warren and Sanders Oppose …

Medicaid

Health Care Reform Articles - December 3, 2019 | 12/4/2019

… worth reviewing how health care is currently funded in the United States. American workers who don’t qualify for Medicare or Medicaid almost always get their insurance through an employer. The average cost of employer-sponsored … for partial reforms—such as those proposed by presidential candidates Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg—would be likely to lower costs relative to the current law’s baseline. By contrast, Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s Medicare for All …

3 December - Blogs I’m Following - 2 of 5 | 12/4/2019

… many working families and infuriate too many Big PhRMA executives, lobbyists and donors. Doggett’s bill “requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)… more » Elon Musk Faces Defamation Trial for ‘Pedo Guy’ Tweet AP News … who briefly surged in the polls after suggesting that rival Joe Biden is a closet racist, has dropped out of the race for the White House. Minorities Want Charter Schools That Warren and Sanders Oppose …

ACA

Health Care Reform Articles - December 3, 2019 | 12/4/2019

… consistently failed to bring under control. None of the proposals for partial reforms—such as those proposed by presidential candidates Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg—would be likely to lower costs relative to the current … is a Washington willing to tinker and to shore up Obamacare’s weak points, not take a sledgehammer to the entire structure. “The reason for the invention of the Partnership was that the Democratic Party was …

In Warren and Harris Falls, A Warning To Candidates About Overpromising | Forbes | 12/4/2019

… Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren was rocketing to the top of the presidential polls, at one point tying former Vice President Joe Biden for first place nationally and leading in both Iowa and New Hampshire . But … in two deep-red states by campaigning on preserving the ACA . None of this is to suggest that Democratic candidates can’t offer bold solutions to the challenges facing our country today. Indeed, there is no …

What you need to know about Medicare for All | 12/3/2019

… one debate that he “wrote the damn bill,” and Elizabeth Warren from Massachusetts. Most vocally on the other side are Joe Biden, Pete Buttigieg and Amy Klobuchar. They argue that this single-payer health care … two-thirds of those who want to improve the existing ACA (67%) say they would personally be willing to pay more in taxes so that everyone can have health insurance in the U.S. But only …

Mental Health

FLIP-FLOP CROOKED LAWYER KAMALA HARRIS THROWS IN THE TOWEL - “Kamala tried to run on race, but she was a privileged girl from a wealthy family who slept her way into politics.” | 12/4/2019

… Maya pushed Kamala into the same radical policy space as Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren while trying to compete for Joe Biden’s black voters. But Kamala and Maya were too detached from the black community … campaign. Last month, Harris proclaimed “Our country is in a mental health crisis,” and “ mental health care justice is on the ballot in 2020.” To that end, Harris planned to double the number of treatment …

Sandy Hook: Launching a Public Health Crisis Distracts from Years of Mafia, Meth, Pedophilia, & Murder | 12/4/2019

… Security. During the Sandy Hook shooting, the CT Department of Public Health’s Jewel Mullen, enacted emergency preparedness, mobilized behavioral and mental health forces, while focusing on the events hazard preparedness. She requested collaboration assistance from … responders and law enforcement in Newtown after a meeting with Joe Biden, whose task was to lead an administration and countrywide effort to create new proposals in ways to reduce gun violence. Interestingly enough, not …

Scott Walker touts Rebecca Kleefisch for governor, won’t rule out political comeback | Politics and Elections | madison.com | 12/4/2019

… in a classroom at Waukesha South High School. Walker said he feels a larger focus needs to be placed on mental health issues, rather than gun control, including red-flag laws proposed earlier this year … on Ukraine to investigate his political rival, former Vice President Joe Biden, and Biden’s son Hunter. Sen. Ron Johnson provides his recollection of Trump’s handling of Ukraine MITCHELL SCHMIDT [email protected] Senate Majority Leader Scott …

Kaiser Family Foundation

Health Care Reform Articles - December 3, 2019 | 12/4/2019

… consistently failed to bring under control. None of the proposals for partial reforms—such as those proposed by presidential candidates Joe Biden and Pete Buttigieg—would be likely to lower costs relative to the current … people — are in favor of trying out a public option. Kaiser Family Foundation polling this month found that Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents are most likely to trust Sanders on health care over the other …

Candidates are betting big on health. Is that what voters really want? | FierceHealthcare | 12/4/2019

… the 2020 Democratic presidential primary race is that it’s a top issue for voters. The latest Tracking Poll from the Kaiser Family Foundation found 24% of Democrats and Democratic-leaning independents said they want to … public option (of the sort supported by former Vice President Joe Biden) to Sanders’ Medicare for All plan. That bears out in a separate Quinnipiac poll released last week, in which 36% of respondents say …

How Medicare for all is tripping up Democrats | Yahoo News | 12/4/2019

… poll showed her in first place nationally, with 28% of Democratic voters saying Warren was their first choice for president. Joe Biden was second, with 21%. At the same time, however, Biden and many others … to Quinnipiac. A survey of swing-state voters by the Kaiser Family Foundation and Cook Political Report found that 62% say Medicare for all is a bad idea , while just 36% say it’s a good …

Goldman Sachs

TPS Consulting Daily | 12/4/2019

… Capital. The San Mateo based … SoftBank pours $100 million into Mexico’s Konfio – TechCrunch Shared by TechCrunch techcrunch.com - Three months after Goldman Sachs lent $100 million to Mexican fintech Konfio, SoftBank has invested another $100 million … un Shared by Chris From WI breitbart.com - Former Vice President Joe Biden kicked off his “No Malarkey” tour of Iowa over the weekend by lying about having “spent a lot of time” with North Korean …

Democrats are running into Trump’s economic buzzsaw | 12/3/2019

… an economic downturn next year. There’s even a reasonable scenario of an economic upturn. In its outlook for next year, Goldman Sachs predicts economic growth accelerating from its current 2 percent pace to 2.5 percent … percent say it is a bad idea.” And while frontrunner Joe Biden supports adding a public option to ObamaCare, Trump can easily argue that the real Democratic goal is eventually getting to Medicare-for-all …

Food and Drug Administration

First Edition: December 4, 2019 | Kaiser Health News | 12/4/2019

… marketed as a counterterrorism tool. (Bebinger, 12/4) The Associated Press: Biden Steps Up Hits On Buttigieg, Warren Over Health Care Joe Biden is taking aim at Pete Buttigieg and Elizabeth Warren during an eight-day … closer to confirming President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Food and Drug Administration, the agency responsible for combating a recent wave of underage vaping. The Senate’s health committee voted 18-5 to advance the nomination …

Investigation reveals failings in adoption of electronic health records | 12/4/2019

… 9,000 patient safety reports tied to EHR problems at three pediatric hospitals over a five-year period.” Still, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration will not get involved in regulating electronic health record systems because … and non-interoperable . The system even infuriated former Vice President Joe Biden who couldn’t get his son Beau’s medical records from one hospital to another. “I was stunned when my son for a year was …