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State Sen. Ricardo Lara didn’t move to Canada following Donald Trump’s win last November, but he visited last week. While touring a major research hospital in Toronto, he said he realized that American views on providing health care are becoming more Canadian. “One fundamental difference between...

Black Lives Matter Philadelphia made a good bit of news this week because its invitation for its April 15 strategy meeting stated, "Please note that BLM Philly is a Black only space." They followed up by tweeting out, "If you identify as a person of...

The federal government spends more on health care than any other entity or group, in part due to Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act. Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) contributed to the federal government becoming the largest purchaser of health insurance and...

But are they happy now that GOP leaders in the House of Representatives have finally announced their plan to replace the law? The reaction from Obamacare critics in the Bay Area ranges from hopeful to cautiously optimistic to downright disgusted — no doubt an indication of...

The thinking goes in Washington, D.C., that if you say something three times, it becomes a fact. Thankfully, out here in flyover country, that's not the case. Just repeating something over and over--the Republicans have no ideas on health care!--doesn't make it so. One of the...