Analysis, Health care 07.19.2019
Medicare for All and Private Insurance: It is like mixing oil and water
Where will private insurance fit into a Medicare for All system – and would it be worth saving either way? A health policy professor emeritus explores.
Cost of Doing Business 07.17.2019
Facebook Prepared For FTC Penalties, And Came Out Ahead
Facebook has faced myriad legal settlements time and again, so a $5 billion fine from the FTC will not make them sweat.
Analysis, Health care 07.17.2019
Drug Prices Still Rising, Relief for Patients Unlikely
Price-cutting initiatives have been pulled off the White House docket, and drug makers are working hard to maintain their rising profits.
Campaign Finance, Health care 07.15.2019
Donna Shalala Opposes Florida Drug Import Bill, and So Do Her Pharma Lobbyist Donors
The Democratic congresswoman and former HHS secretary called a bill to allow her state to import cheaper drugs from Canada “the silliest thing I’ve ever heard of.”