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Medicare expansion through single payer health care gets support of 15 senators

While Democrats lean toward Sanders’s single payer system, Republicans oppose the measure. Fifteen Democratic senators have shown their interest in a single payer health-care system…

Children’s Health Insurance Program

Children’s Health Insurance Program funding slashed in Trump budget

While that program is hacked down by 20 percent, millions more kids will be affected with the Medicaid reductions. President Donald Trump’s budget plans will…

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Veterans health insurance may be dropped by 600,000 in 2017

More than half a million vets could find themselves without coverage, say researchers. New research from the (left-leaning) Urban Institute has said 600,000 veterans health…

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Health insurance coverage is growing, says Census Bureau

A new report has just been released and has showed that there continue to be fewer uninsured Americans. The Census Bureau has now released its…

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The high cost of long term care is rarely planned for

While planning for retirement, few people plan for the potential need for nursing home care. The cost of long term care has become one of…

Health Insurance Expense

Taxpayers to commit $660 billion for health insurance subsidies in the US

Subsidies to help cover the cost of coverage for those over the age of 65 are growing This year, taxpayers in the United States will…