Tag Archives: Reform

Trump budget punts on healthcare reform, drug pricing policy – ModernHealthcare.com

President Donald Trump on Monday unveiled his fiscal 2021 budget plan to Congress, which is devoid of details on two of the most prominent healthcare policy issues on the 2020 campaign trail: large-scale healthcare reform and prescription drug pricing. The president’s budget is largely a messaging document, and Congress is not obligated to follow his… Read More »

Daily on Healthcare: Voters happy with their healthcare, survey finds, highlighting risks of sweeping reform plans

Smart content. Deeper culture. Better access. Become a subscriber to the Washington Examiner magazine. SIGN UP! If you’d like to continue receiving the Washington Examiner‘s Daily on Healthcare newsletter, SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://newsletters.washingtonexaminer.com/newsletter/daily-on-healthcare/ VOTERS HAPPY WITH THEIR HEALTHCARE, SURVEY FINDS, HIGHLIGHTING RISKS OF SWEEPING REFORM PLANS: Voters perceive the U.S. healthcare system as deeply flawed, even… Read More »

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »