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July 23, 2015
By Sean Parnell
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I–VT), one of a handful of Democratic presidential nominees, is calling for the United States to adopt a “Medicare-for-all” single-payer health care system similar to those in Canada and the United Kingdom.
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Health Care
July 22, 2015
By Sean Parnell
It’s a very lucrative time to operate a for-profit diet clinic overseen by doctors because of a provision in Obamacare requiring insurers to pay for nutrition and obesity screening.
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July 20, 2015
By Sean Parnell
Vermont residents now have to pay 6 percent more for soft drinks under a new sales tax that began in July.The tax is part of a $30 million package of tax increases intended to help close a $113 million gap between projected state spending and revenue.
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July 20, 2015
By Sean Parnell
New York’s sushi restaurants have long boasted the freshest fish in the city, but new regulations taking effect in August will remove that distinction.
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May 25, 2015
By Sean Parnell
In a victory for states trying to hold down Medicaid costs, the U.S. Supreme Court (SCOTUS) ruled providers cannot sue over low reimbursement rates. The case, Armstrong v.
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Law
May 19, 2015
By Sean Parnell
“Expand Medicaid or else!” That’s the message the Obama administration sent to Florida, Kansas, Tennessee, and Texas.
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Taxes
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May 15, 2015
By Sean Parnell
Florida Gov. Rick Scott (R) will sue the federal government for trying to coerce his state to expand Medicaid.
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May 13, 2015
By Sean Parnell
The cost of health insurance premiums for young, healthy Americans have increased significantly under the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, at the close of the law’s second open-enrollment period, according to a recent analysis from The
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April 4, 2015
By Sean Parnell
Obamacare recently passed the five-year milestone, and etiquette would suggest an anniversary gift is in order for the politicians who passed and implemented the law.
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March 31, 2015
By Sean Parnell
Yesterday the U.S. Supreme Court announced it would not hear the case Coons v. Lew, which many people referred to as the Obamacare 'death panel' case.
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