insurance

Beth Gaines has vested interest

Beth Gaines voted against a bill to control health insurance costs last week. The bill (AB 52) specifically says: It prohibits increasing insurance premiums rates without first su ...

49 Fire: Emotional loss, financial burden

Not all Auburn residents were protected by insurance when they lost everything in last year’s 49 Fire. Brenda Hurley lived in a rented house on Cedar Mist Lane and lost almost ...

Celebrate care reform progress

Death panels, government takeover of the health care system, cutting our Medicare benefits – media opinion shapers who make their money using angry sensationalism — and self-se ...

'Obamacare' a recipe for disaster

I am amazed at the writers who suggest that Obamacare is wonderful. They have been very misinformed in my estimation. This is another huge Government program that will cause prices ...

Reform passage means victory

I am happy that we now have affordable health care for 32 million Americans. We have been denied health insurance coverage because of pre-existing conditions. Finally, insurance ...

Reform vote took courage

I was once the victim of denial of health insurance coverage by the big companies. The stress of being without health insurance can be as bad as any sickness. We’ve got to hand ...

Obamacare brings calamity

With coercion, arm-twisting and many bribes, our Democratic Congress has passed Obamacare which will be one of the worst calamities our country has seen. Yes, we all agree that he ...

Time to kick out the politicians

When are we as Americans — home of the free — gonna stop swallowing this behavior from our politicians? They want us to carry insurance on our employees. That would be nice but ...

Octogenarian’s health plea

I am writing in sheer desperation. My insurance is trying to take away my liquid potassium, which I have been on for many years. I only have half a bowl and need it. I have had t ...

Insurance used to be better

I am one of the millions of Americans who cannot afford insurance. And yet, I was a single parent during the ’70s and ’80s working as a secretary. I had insurance during that ...