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October 17, 2017
Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) speaks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 17, 2017. Alexander said Tuesday that he had reached a two-year deal with Sen. Patty Murray, a Democrat, that would provide funding for the critical subsidies to health insurers which President Donald Trump said last week that he would cut off. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Senators get deal to prop up Obamacare, keep subsidies Trump cut
October 17, 2017 - 2:53pm
August 26, 2017
Photo by Alexandra Wimley / Tribune News Service
As hospital violence grows, nurses seek reforms
August 26, 2017 - 10:31am
August 22, 2017
Lorin Ditzler, 33, says concerns about insurance coverage could play a role as she and her husband decide whether to have a second child. (Courtesy Lorin Ditzler)
Women's voices often missing from the health care debate
August 22, 2017 - 12:41pm
August 16, 2017
The Red River Women's Clinic is pictured in downtown Fargo, North Dakota in this file photo taken July 2, 2013. The North Dakota Supreme Court upheld on Tuesday a state law that restricts medication abortion, saying it was constitutional. The Red River clinic, North Dakota's only abortion provider, has said they have stopped providing medication abortions effective immediately, according to news reports. REUTERS/Dan Koeck/Files
Abortion after-care costs driven up by scarcity of nearby clinics, new study finds
August 16, 2017 - 3:36pm
August 8, 2017
ynn Graham sits on his porch in Redwater, Texas, after returning from an appointment at the closest U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs medical center, which is 85 miles from his home. The VA is testing new programs to ensure that veterans in rural areas get health care. (Jen Fifield /Statelie)
For rural veterans, new approaches to health care
August 8, 2017 - 3:52pm
July 24, 2017
U.S. Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain (R-AZ) listens as he is introduced at a campaign rally in Fayetteville, North Carolina, U.S. on October 28, 2008. REUTERS/Brian Snyder/File Photo
U.S. Republican Senator McCain will return Tuesday for healthcare vote
July 24, 2017 - 8:15pm
July 18, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump speaks about healthcare during a meeting with service members at the White House in Washington, U.S., July 18, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Republican push to overhaul or repeal healthcare law collapses in U.S. Senate
July 18, 2017 - 1:40pm
June 27, 2017
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A mother's response to the health-care debate: Her 3-year-old son's $231,000 hospital bill
June 27, 2017 - 4:36pm
May 24, 2017
An emergency sign directs patients and staff to the emergency room at the newly constructed Kaiser Permanente San Diego Medical Center in San Diego, California, U.S. , April 17, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake
CBO: Estimated 23 million would lose health insurance under Republican bill
May 24, 2017 - 4:00pm
May 19, 2017
Paul Ryan, Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, waves to demonstrators as he departs Public School 162 in the Harlem area of New York, U.S. May 9, 2017. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
U.S. House to send healthcare bill to Senate in a few weeks, speaker says
May 19, 2017 - 3:00pm
May 15, 2017
President Donald Trump speaks at the National Peace Officers Memorial Service on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., May 15, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
Trump administration to dismantle small-business part of ACA marketplaces
May 15, 2017 - 7:39pm
April 10, 2017
Congressman Collin Peterson speaks during a town hall event on health care at Horizon Middle School on Monday, April 10, 2017. David Samson / Forum News Service
Constituents talk Medicare for all at town hall with Congressman Peterson
April 10, 2017 - 10:31pm
March 24, 2017
A sign in support of Planned Parenthood is seen outside a town hall meeting for Republican U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy in Metairie, Louisiana, U.S. February 22, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
March 24, 2017 - 7:34pm
March 19, 2017
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) speaks to the media on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., March 16, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Republicans revamp U.S. health bill, boost benefits to older Americans
March 19, 2017 - 1:46pm
March 14, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Concerned citizens will keep an eye on Bliss’ voting record
March 14, 2017 - 10:52am