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Death panels already here

Right now about 30 percent of every health care dollar goes to insurance monopoly conglomerates’ and the big pharmaceuticals’ overhead and profit. A large part of this represen ...

Reader bashes GOP policies

Health care executives make hundreds of millions and spend added millions traveling on corporate jets and eating from gold-plated dinnerware. The industry campaigns with our mone ...

Tip of the health care iceberg

Wendell Potter, a former CIGNA executive, recently testified before the Senate. CIGNA is just the tip of the health insurance iceberg with their exorbitant grab of health dollars. ...

Health care industry out of control

Wendell Potter, a former CIGNA executive, recently testified before the Senate. CIGNA is just the tip of the health insurance iceberg with their exorbitant grab of health dollars. ...

Punish torture architects

Last week Attorney General Eric Holder finally allowed that he might appoint some kind of special prosecutor for the rampant torture regime of the Cheney/Bush administration. I hop ...

We need the public health care insurance option

I currently pay more for medical coverage because doctors and hospitals must cover the costs of those without insurance. And this is a major reason we need real health care reform. ...

Jumpstart the economy by putting the unemployed back to work

As a jobless geologist who also taught history and government for 30 years, I understand some fundamental historical, political, and economic truths. Most importantly, “Those who ...