NCPA Media: Health Care

  • Mar 25, 2011

    John Goodman on Medicaid Outcomes

    Forbes: I've been mentioning John Goodman's name a lot recently, but he's deserved it. Today, he's published an excellent piece for Kaiser Health News, entitled "Is Medicaid Real Insurance?" that goes through many of the reasons why Obamacare's Medicaid expansion will lead to poorer-quality care for lower-income families. An excerpt:


  • Mar 25, 2011

    Is Medicaid Real Insurance?

    Kaiser Health News: As governors across the land struggle with fiscal pressures and pepper the federal government with requests to scale back Medicaid – many people are losing sight of the fact that health care reform (what some call ObamaCare) requires a huge expansion of Medicaid.


  • Mar 25, 2011

    ObamaCare's Worst Feature?

    Reason: John Goodman, president of the National Center for Policy Analysis, names his pick for the "absolute worst" thing about the health care overhaul:


  • Mar 24, 2011

    Why Is There A Problem With Health Care Quality?

    Health Affairs Blog: Go to the web site of the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) and you will learn that DMC facilities rank among the 'nation's best hospitals' by U.S. News & World Report and that they have won other awards. The DMC has some of the 'best' heart doctors; it is 'tops' in cancer care; and it ranks among the 'nation's safest hospitals.'


  • Mar 23, 2011

    A Very Bad Year

    And it'll only get worse, unless ObamaCare is repealed or struck down.

    A year ago today President Obama signed into law the broadest, most expensive, most intrusive health-care bill in our history.


  • Mar 22, 2011

    Repeal Is Perfect Present For ObamaCare Birthday

    Investor’s Business Daily - Anniversaries are usually a time for celebration, but the one-year anniversary of ObamaCare is nothing to celebrate.


  • Mar 21, 2011

    Happy Birthday, Obamacare

    Forbes.com - One year ago today, the House of Representatives passed the final version of Obamacare. For proponents of the law, it is a time for sweet nostalgia, about overcoming the odds to achieve a cherished, long-time policy goal.


  • Mar 18, 2011

    Gingrich Supports Defunding Obamacare in CR, Expects Full Repeal by Spring 2013

    The Daily Caller - Former House Speaker and likely 2012 presidential candidate Newt Gingrich expects Obamacare to be fully repealed by March or April of 2013.