Commentary

The Trump administration is preparing to offer Americans an affordable alternative to the high-cost coverage on Obamacare's exchanges by overturning one of the previous administration's most burdensome regulations. On February 20, the Department of Health and Human Services released a proposed rule based on President Trump’s...

President Trump's proposed 2019 education budget, with its elimination of 29 ineffective or duplicative programs, drew howls from special-interest groups. Despite their hyperventilation, the president rightly focuses his spending priorities on the needs of students rather than on what the Washington spending lobby wants. Trump proposes...

Government-run health care is back on the front burner of American politics. Last week, President Trump took a shot at Democrats for pushing for British-style single-payer health care. The United Kingdom's "system is going broke and not working," he wrote on Twitter. The president's tweet followed...

Sen. Bernie Sanders isn't alone in his adoration for universal healthcare. According to one recent survey, 56 percent of U.S. doctors are at least somewhat supportive of government-run healthcare. Their support is somewhat understandable. Every insurer has different administrative requirements, covers different therapies at different levels,...

The California State Assembly earlier this month heard testimony from proponents of The Healthy California Act, a bill that would establish a state-run, single-payer healthcare system. Among the most prominent witnesses testifying in support of the bill was Michael Lighty, director of public policy at the...