Commentary

Healthcare affordability is a top concern for voters in this fall's midterm elections, according to a new Kaiser Family Foundation poll. Republicans, Democrats, and independents alike say they would be more inclined to support candidates who want to reduce insurance costs. Midterm candidates can answer voters' calls for...

Several contenders for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination are staking their candidacies on a government takeover of the U.S. health care system, whereby the feds become the lone payer, or "single-payer" for health care services. Sens. Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren, Kirsten Gillibrand, and Cory Booker are...

Want to win a political argument? Accuse your opponent of hurting children. That's the lesson behind two recent studies regarding the well-being of America's babies. A new report from the United Nations Children's Fund finds that America's infant mortality rate is only slightly better than Sri Lanka's. ...

Teachers have been striking and walking out in a number of states this spring, including West Virginia, Oklahoma, Colorado, and now North Carolina. But Arizona—the third state to protest teacher pay and conditions—is remarkable for what it reveals about the internal workings of the organizers. Although...