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Medicare to swell with Baby Boomer onslaught


USA Today, December 31, 2010.

Terrain Shifts in Challenges to the Health Care Law


The New York Times, December 28, 2010.

Obama Returns to End-of-Life Plan That Caused Stir


The New York Times, December 25, 2010.

Health Insurers to Be Required to Justify Rate Increases Over 10 Percent


The New York Times, December 21, 2010.

New Rules Would Require Insurers To Justify Double-Digit Rate Increases


Kaiser Health News, December 21, 2010.

The Supreme Court and Obama’s Health Care Law


The New York Times, December 18, 2010.

Medicaid redesign exceeds usual 'reform'


Albany Times Union, December 15, 2010.

Ruling Has Some Mulling the Necessity of Mandating Insurance


The New York Times, December 14, 2010.

Text: Judge Hudson's Decision Striking Down Part Of The Health Law


Kaiser Health News, December 13, 2010.

Health Care Law Ruled Unconstitutional


The New York Times, December 13, 2010.

Following the Money, Doctors Ration Care


The New York Times, December 11, 2010.

Some States To Get Hit Twice With Medicaid Funding Cuts In 2011


Kaiser Health News, December 7, 2010.

In New Insurance Model, Costs Are Based On Value Of The Treatment


Kaiser Health News, November 29, 2010.

Gates Seeking to Contain Military Health Costs


The New York Times, November 28, 2010.

Health Law Faces Threat of Undercut From Courts


The New York Times, November 26, 2010.

Retirees Can Find Insuring Young Adult Children Difficult


Kaiser Health News, November 23, 2010.

Obama Administration Clashes With Insurers Over Controlling Costs


Kaiser Health News, November 23, 2010.

Health plans must spend premiums on medical care


The Washington Post (Associated Press), November 22, 2010.

New Law's Health Insurance Regulations Could Mean Rebates For Consumers


Kaiser Health News, November 22, 2010.

Consumer Risks Feared as Health Law Spurs Mergers


The New York Times, November 20, 2010.

Berwick Pushes Quality Of Care In First Hearing


Kaiser Health News, November 17, 2010.

2014 Question Looms: Could Medicaid Recipients Buy Insurance On Exchanges?


Kaiser Health News, November 15, 2010.

Number of Uninsured Rises, Report Says


The New York Times, November 12, 2010.

When a Safety Net Is Yanked Away


The New York Times, November 12, 2010.

Some Companies Shift Health Costs to Better-Paid


The New York Times, November 9, 2010.

Workers' health insurance costs for 2011 include higher premiums and co-payments


The Washington Post, November 8, 2010.

High court turns down early health care challenge


The Washington Post (Associated Press), November 8, 2010.

G.O.P. to Fight Health Law With Purse Strings


The New York Times, November 6, 2010.

HHS Cuts Premiums For Some High Risk Pools


Kaiser Health News, November 5, 2010.

G.O.P. Leaders Vow to Repeal Health Care Law


The New York Times, November 3, 2010.

With Newly-Elected Governors, GOP Gains Clout To Fight Health Reform Law


Kaiser Health News, November 3, 2010.

Insurers Press GOP on Its Health-Care Agenda


The Wall Street Journal, November 3, 2010.

Medicare Standards Are Too Strict, 2 Courts Find


The New York Times, November 1, 2010.

Health care costs rising, but there are ways to tackle costs


MSNBC, October 31, 2010.

House Takeover Would Give GOP Ways To Attack Health Law


Kaiser Health News, October 31, 2010.

What's a Tax Deductible Health Expense?


Time, October 27, 2010.

Republican’s Controversial Proposal To Mend Medicare


Kaiser Health News, October 26, 2010.

Health Care Vote Puts Democrats on Defensive


The New York Times, October 26, 2010.

Health Care Overhaul Depends on States’ Insurance Exchanges


The New York Times, October 23, 2010.

Campaign Claims: Health Law Myths And Facts


Kaiser Health News, October 19, 2010.

Candidates Turn Health Reform Volume Up As Midterms Near


Kaiser Health News, October 18, 2010.

HHS Issues New Guidance On Kids' Insurance Policies


Kaiser Health News, October 13, 2010.

N.Y. Faces $200 Billion in Retiree Health Costs


The New York Times, October 12, 2010.

Open Insurance Season May Bring Sticker Shock


Kaiser Health News, October 12, 2010.

Health Reform Facing Early Legal Tests


Kaiser Health News, October 6, 2010.

Health Care’s Uneven Road to a New Era


The New York Times, October 5, 2010.

Officials to hear concerns about health-care law from providers, insurers


The Washington Post, October 5, 2010.

Health plans score high and low


The Washington Post, October 5, 2010.

Win or lose, Republicans to target new health-care law after November elections


The Washington Post, October 3, 2010.

Medicaid enrollment spikes to 48M in weak economy


USA Today, October 2, 2010.

Health Insurance Prices, Restrictions Now On Federal Consumer Website


Kaiser Health News, October 1, 2010.

Insurer Cuts Health Plans as New Law Takes Hold


The New York Times, September 30, 2010.

States Ask for Phase-In on Insurance Change


The New York Times, September 22, 2010.

Obama returns to stump for health care


The Washington Post, September 22, 2010.

State workers feeling pain of implementing health-care law


The Washington Post, September 22, 2010.

Medicare Advantage Premiums to Fall in 2011


The New York Times, September 21, 2010.

GOP plans to replace health-care overhaul if it controls Congress, but with what is unclear


The Washington Post, September 20, 2010.

Short of Repeal, G.O.P. Will Chip at Health Law


The New York Times, September 20, 2010.

Paterson’s No. 2 Calls for Medicaid Overhaul


The New York Times, September 19, 2010.

Uninsured Rate Soars, 50+ Million Americans Without Coverage


Kaiser Health News, September 16, 2010.

Key Health Law Provisions Begin Sept. 23


Kaiser Health News, September 14, 2010.

Suit on Health Care Bill Appears Likely to Advance


The New York Times, September 14, 2010.

New Medicare Chief Urges Cooperation With Insurers in Speech


Bloomberg BusinessWeek, September 13, 2010.

Many Push for Repeal of Tax Provision in Health Law


The New York Times, September 11, 2010.

Researchers Say Access To Primary Care Doesn’t Always Guarantee Better Health


Kaiser Health News, September 9, 2010.

Health Plan Won’t Fuel Big Spending, Report Says


The New York Times, September 9, 2010.

Employees Pay More and Get Less from Medical Coverage


ABC News, September 6, 2010.

Employers Push Higher Health Insurance Costs Onto Workers


Kaiser Health News, September 2, 2010.

Health insurance tax credit likely to affect small part of small-business workforce


The Washington Post, September 2, 2010.

Support Slips For Health Reform Law, New KFF Poll Shows


Kaiser Health News, August 31, 2010.

Tighter Medical Privacy Rules Sought


The New York Times, August 22, 2010.

New Plans For Uninsured Off To Slow Start


Kaiser Health News, August 19, 2010.

Economy Led to Cuts in Use of Health Care


The New York Times, August 16, 2010.

Are bigger health-care networks better or just creating a monopoly?


The Washington Post, August 16, 2010.

Economy Led to Cuts in Use of Health Care


The New York Times, August 16, 2010.

Some States Are Lacking in Health Law Authority


The New York Times, August 14, 2010.

Health Law Expands Medicare Coverage Of Preventive Care


Kaiser Health News, August 10, 2010.

Pay Practices in Health Care Are Investigated


The New York Times, August 9, 2010.

Obama takes credit for healthier Medicare


The Washington Post, August 7, 2010.

Demystifying, and Maybe Decreasing, the Emergency Room Bill


The New York Times, August 6, 2010.

2,000 attend free health clinic at D.C. convention center


The Washington Post, August 5, 2010.

Covering New Ground in Health System Shift


The New York Times, August 2, 2010.

New Health Official Faces Hostility in Senate


The New York Times, July 26, 2010.

For Chronic Care, Try Turning to Your Employer


The New York Times, July 23, 2010.

Recession-Weary Workers, States Still Hope For COBRA And Medicaid Subsidies


Kaiser Health News, July 23, 2010.

For Insurers, Fight Is Now Over Details


The New York Times, July 23, 2010.

New rules make it easier for public to appeal denials of health insurance claims


The Washington Post, July 22, 2010.

Insurers Push Plans That Limit Choice of Doctor


The New York Times, July 17, 2010.

Changing Stance, Administration Now Defends Insurance Mandate as a Tax


The New York Times, July 16, 2010.

Patients who e-mail with doctors see health improvements


The New York Times, July 12, 2010.

Seven Health Care Changes You Might Have Missed


Kaiser Health News, July 9, 2010.

When Choosing Health Care, Know What You’ll Owe


The New York Times, July 9, 2010.

Obama to Bypass Senate to Name Health Official


The New York Times, July 6, 2010.

No health coverage? How to cope


Albany Times Union, July 6, 2010.

Health overhaul may mean longer ER waits, crowding


USA Today, July 3, 2010.

What You Need To Know About The Government's New Health Insurance Website


Kaiser Health News, July 1, 2010.

Judge Hears Arguments on Health Overhaul Challenge


The New York Times, July 1, 2010.

Among Some, High Marks for Health Care Overhaul’s Beginnings


The New York Times, July 1, 2010.

Poll: Favorable views of health reform law increasing among Americans


The Washington Post, June 30, 2010.

New coverage for uninsured people in poor health


The Washington Post, June 29, 2010.

Part-Time Workers To Get Help On Health Insurance – But Not Now


Kaiser Health News, June 29, 2010.

Preparing More Care of Elderly


The New York Times, June 28, 2010.

States to miss health care deadline


USA Today, June 27, 2010.

Insurance Pools Readied in Some States


The New York Times, June 25, 2010.

High-Risk Insurance Pools to Begin Next Month


The New York Times, June 24, 2010.

Obama warns insurance companies not to unnecessarily raise costs


The Washington Post, June 23, 2010.

Anatomy of a medical merger


Albany Times Union, June 23, 2010.

Federal health care site coming July 1


USA Today (Kaiser Health News), June 23, 2010.

U.S. Health Care Ranks Low Among Developed Nations: Report


Bloomberg (HealthDay News), June 23, 2010.

Obama Says Health Law Shouldn’t Be Excuse to Raise Rates


The New York Times, June 22, 2010.

For Denied Claims, a Bit of Help in the Health Law


The New York Times, June 22, 2010.

Number of uninsured jumped by nearly 3 million in 2009


USA Today (HealthDay News), June 19, 2010.

New health-care rules could add costs, and benefits, to some insurance plans


The Washington Post, June 15, 2010.

Seeing Threat to Individual Policies, State Officials Urge a Gradual Route to Change


The New York Times, June 14, 2010.

Retirements by baby-boomer doctors, nurses could strain overhaul


The Washington Post, June 14, 2010.

Patterns: Uninsured More at Risk Even in Hospitals


The New York Times, June 14, 2010.

Rise in employer healthcare costs slowing: survey


Reuters, June 14, 2010.

New Rules on Changes to Benefits


The New York Times, June 13, 2010.

Think tank analysis: Health care reform best option of 2,000 policies


USA Today (HealthDay), June 11, 2010.

What to Expect in Next Year’s Health Benefits Offerings


The New York Times, June 11, 2010.

Health-care debate still alive and well for parties


The Washington Post, June 9, 2010.

Obama town hall with seniors highlights $250 health-care rebate


The Washington Post, June 8, 2010.

Doctors and Hospitals Say Goals on Computerized Records Are Unrealistic


The New York Times, June 7, 2010.

New health-care rules multiply man-hours for policymakers, bureaucrats


The Washington Post, June 3, 2010.

Two Health Care Adversaries Find a Need to Collaborate


The New York Times, June 3, 2010.

What The New Health Law Means For You


Kaiser Health News, June 2, 2010.

New York to Lead States in Extra Medicare Payments


The New York Times, May 30, 2010.

Republicans criticize Obama administration brochure on health-care overhaul


The Washington Post, May 28, 2010.

Employers Urged to Act Now to Expand Health Plans


The New York Times, May 27, 2010.

Study Points to Health Law’s Penalties


The New York Times, May 23, 2010.

Medical Spending Spiking In Once Thrifty Areas


Kaiser Health News, May 18, 2010.

In Health Law, a Clearer View of Coverage


The New York Times, May 17, 2010.

Health legislation aims to help employees' adult children


The Washington Post, May 14, 2010.

Health Law Guarantees Protections For Emergency Room Visits


Kaiser Health News, May 13, 2010.

Budget office estimates health-care law could cost more than $1 trillion


The Washington Post, May 12, 2010.

Report: 2.6 million area residents at risk of being denied health insurance


The Washington Post, May 12, 2010.

Health-care overhaul is up against long campaign across U.S.


The Washington Post, May 12, 2010.

Rules Let Youths Stay on Parents’ Insurance


The New York Times, May 10, 2010.

Reid seeks to fast-track financial overhaul bill


The New York Times, May 10, 2010.

New health-care law might make your doctor more informed, efficient, responsive


The Washington Post, May 4, 2010.

Some Retirees Will Receive Aid to Pay Health Bills


The New York Times, May 4, 2010.

Health insurers adopt some new rules early


The Washington Post, April 30, 2010.

Boehner: GOP Will Repeal Health Care Law


Kaiser Health News (NPR), April 30, 2010.

States Decide on Running New Pools for Insurance


The New York Times, April 29, 2010.

Health insurance risk pools


USA Today, April 29, 2010.

Inquiry Says Health Care Charges Were Proper


The New York Times, April 26, 2010.

Health Care Cost Increase Is Projected for New Law


The New York Times, April 23, 2010.

Obama Health Team Turns to Carrying Out Law


The New York Times, April 18, 2010.

Health insurers weighing options to get ahead of reform


The Washington Post, April 18, 2010.

New York Offers Costly Lessons on Insurance


The New York Times, April 17, 2010.

Low-cost coverage in Obama health plan not for all


The Washington Post, April 16, 2010.

Health insurers shifting costs ahead of law: report


Reuters, April 15, 2010.

Health Bill Provision On Long-Term Care Will Affect Baby Boomers


Kaiser Health News, April 13, 2010.

Baffled by Health Plan? So Are Some Lawmakers


The New York Times, April 12, 2010.

Could Health Overhaul Incentives Hurt Some?


The New York Times, April 12, 2010.

For Many, Health Law Offers a Chance for Preventive Care


The New York Times, April 9, 2010.

True or False: Seven Concerns About The New Health Law


Kaiser Health News, April 6, 2010.

New Health Initiatives Put Spotlight on Prevention


The New York Times, April 4, 2010.

Insurance Pool to Offer Reduced-Rate Coverage


The New York Times, April 2, 2010.

Review heightens concerns over Medicare billing at nursing homes


The Washington Post, March 29, 2010.

Some States Find Burdens in Health Law


The New York Times, March 28, 2010.

House passes health-care reform bill without Republican votes


The Washington Post, March 22, 2010.

Obama Hails Vote on Health Care as Answering ‘the Call of History’


The New York Times, March 21, 2010.

Health bill gains ground with weekend vote likely


The Washington Post, March 17, 2010.

Democrats Cite 2 New Pledges as They Press Health Bill


The New York Times, March 17, 2010.

House may try to pass Senate health-care bill without voting on it


The Washington Post, March 16, 2010.

Obama Tries to Personalize the Health Care Bill


The New York Times, March 15, 2010.

Democratic leaders say health bill will pass


The Washington Post, March 15, 2010.

Millions Spent to Sway Democrats on Health Care


The New York Times, March 14, 2010.

Democrats Struggle to Finish Health Bill


The New York Times, March 11, 2010.

On health-care reform, Republicans target Democrats' division over reconciliation


The Washington Post, March 10, 2010.

Parliamentary Hurdle Could Thwart Latest Health Care Overhaul Strategy


The New York Times, March 9, 2010.

State Insurance Experts See Flaw in Obama’s Plan to Curb Health Premiums


The New York Times, March 8, 2010.

Obama intensifies health-care efforts


The Washington Post, March 5, 2010.

Obama Takes Health Care Deadline to Democrats


The New York Times, March 4, 2010.

As Democrats seek to push through health bill, Obama reaches out to Republicans


The Washington Post, March 3, 2010.

Obama Offers to Use Some G.O.P. Health Proposals


The New York Times, March 2, 2010.

Obama looks to undecided Dems for health backing


The Washington Post, March 1, 2010.

Obama to Highlight Cost in New Health Bill Push


The New York Times, March 1, 2010.

Democrats will have votes for health bill, Obama aide says


The Washington Post, March 1, 2010.

Pelosi Says She’ll Get Votes Needed for Health Bill


The New York Times, February 28, 2010.

At health-care summit, Obama tells Republicans he's eager to move ahead


The Washington Post, February 26, 2010.

President Urges Focus on Common Ground


The New York Times, February 25, 2010.

Obama offers new health-care plan; GOP slams it as 'government takeover'


The Washington Post, February 22, 2010.

Obama’s Plan for Health Bill Largely Follows Senate Version


The New York Times, February 22, 2010.

Obama to Urge Oversight of Insurers’ Rate Increases


The New York Times, February 21, 2010.

Medicaid enrollment rises nationwide, analysis finds


The Washington Post, February 19, 2010.

Obama to Offer Health Bill to Ease Impasse as Bipartisan Meeting Approaches


The New York Times, February 18, 2010.

States Consider Medicaid Cuts as Use Grows


The New York Times, February 18, 2010.

White House Hints At New Health Bill As GOP Sees Possible Upside In Summit


Kaiser Health News, February 17, 2010.

Health industry's political giving rose 14% in '09


USA Today, February 17, 2010.

Excise Tax Loses Support Amid White House Push


The New York Times, February 15, 2010.

With health-care reform stalled, debate heats up regarding state approaches


The Washington Post, February 14, 2010.

White House formally invites Republicans to health-care summit


The Washington Post, February 13, 2010.

As Focus Shifts To Jobs, The Uninsured Seek Solutions


Kaiser Health News (NPR), February 10, 2010.

Health Groups Urge States to Boost Cigarette Taxes by $1 a Pack


Bloomberg, February 10, 2010.

Long-Term Care Hospitals Face Little Scrutiny


The New York Times, February 9, 2010.

Republicans may opt out of Obama's health-care summit


The Washington Post, February 9, 2010.

Bills Stalled, Hospitals Fear Rising Unpaid Care


The New York Times, February 8, 2010.

Obama invites Republicans to summit on health care


The Washington Post, February 8, 2010.

On Health Bill, G.O.P.’s Road Is a New Map


The New York Times, February 8, 2010.

Obama Plans Bipartisan Summit on Health Care


The New York Times, February 7, 2010.

Obama suggests Republicans could have a role in health-care bill


The Washington Post, February 4, 2010.

Gov't moving into central role in health care


Albany Times Union (AP), February 4, 2010.

Public Health Tab to Hit Milestone


The Wall Street Journal, February 4, 2010.

Health Official Can’t Guarantee Openness in Talks


The New York Times, February 3, 2010.

Obama's struggle with health-care reform echoes Clintons' failure in 1994


The Washington Post, February 2, 2010.

States Cutting Back Special Programs For Uninsured


Kaiser Health News, February 2, 2010.

Obama 2011 budget request: Department of Health and Human Services


The Washington Post, February 1, 2010.

Republicans urge Democrats to start all over on health care


The Washington Post, January 31, 2010.

Health care decision a week away, say Democrats


The Washington Post, January 29, 2010.

While Confident Health Care Will Pass This Year, Democrats Still Search for a Plan


The New York Times, January 28, 2010.

Health Care Gives Way


The New York Times, January 28, 2010.

Looking Back On Obama In 2009: 'Health Care Reform Will Not Wait Another Year'


Kaiser Health News, January 27, 2010.

Democrats Put Lower Priority on Health Bill


The New York Times, January 26, 2010.

GOP Struggles For Consensus On Health Care


Kaiser Health News (NPR), January 26, 2010.

Decision Looms on Advancing Health Care Bill


The New York Times, January 25, 2010.

Insurer Steps Up Fight to Control Health Care Cost


The New York Times, January 24, 2010.

McCain Nudges Obama Toward His Party’s Health Plans


The New York Times, January 24, 2010.

In Ohio, Obama says he won't 'walk away' from health-care fight


The Washington Post, January 23, 2010.

Pelosi: House won't pass Senate bill to save health-care reform


The Washington Post, January 22, 2010.

If Bills Fail, a Quandary for Insurers


The New York Times, January 21, 2010.

A New Search for Consensus on Health Care Bill


The New York Times, January 20, 2010.

Democrats ponder health-care reform plans in wake of Massachusetts Senate race


The Washington Post, January 20, 2010.

Democrats Regroup on Health After Losing Seat


The New York Times, January 20, 2010.

Senate election in Massachusetts could be harbinger for health-care reform


The Washington Post, January 19, 2010.

Democrats May Seek to Push Health Bill Through House


The New York Times, January 18, 2010.

Narrow Senate Race Unnerves Democrats on Health Care


The New York Times, January 15, 2010.

Obama joins congressional leaders in talks to work out health-care kinks


The Washington Post, January 14, 2010.

Walgreen Threatens to Pull Pharmacies From Medicaid Program


The Wall Street Journal, January 14, 2010.

Obama and Lawmakers Seek Accord on Health Care


The New York Times, January 13, 2010.

Labor Campaigns Against Tax on Health Plans


The New York Times, January 12, 2010.

Some patients willing to pay for 'boutique' primary care doctors


USA Today (AP), January 12, 2010.

House, Senate remain divided over key issues in health bill


The Washington Post, January 12, 2010.

Obama meets with union leaders to discuss health-care reform


The Washington Post, January 12, 2010.

President Signals Flexibility on Health Plan Tax


The New York Times, January 11, 2010.

Obama Urges Quick Action on Health Overhaul


The New York Times, January 9, 2010.

House Democrats confer on health-care reform


The Washington Post, January 8, 2010.

Obama Urges Excise Tax on High-Cost Insurance


The New York Times, January 6, 2010.

Premiums are key issue for health care negotiators


The Washington Post, January 6, 2010.

House Democrats to Pursue Health Bill Changes


The New York Times, January 5, 2010.

Another COBRA extension helps with health insurance


USA Today, January 5, 2010.

Health Spending Rises in 2008, but at Slower Rate


The New York Times, January 4, 2010.

Health reform hurts, helps


Albany Times Union, January 3, 2010.

Some foes of health-care bill hope courts will stop legislation


The Washington Post, January 3, 2010.

In Health Bill for Everyone, Provisions for a Few


The New York Times, January 3, 2010.

Senate health-care bill would still leave millions uninsured


The Washington Post, January 2, 2010.

Senator Nelson Defends His Health Care Vote


The New York Times, December 30, 2009.

Florida Republican May File Suit Over Health Bill


The New York Times, December 29, 2009.

Health Cuts With Little Effect on Care


The New York Times, December 29, 2009.

Health Lobby Takes Fight to the States


The New York Times, December 28, 2009.

Expanding Health Coverage and Shoring Up Medicare: Is It Double-Counting?


The New York Times, December 28, 2009.

The not-so-sweet side of closing 'doughnut hole'


The Washington Post, December 28, 2009.

Inept Nurses Free to Work in New Locales


ProPublica and Los Angeles Times, December 27, 2009.

States With Expanded Health Coverage Fight Bill


The New York Times, December 26, 2009.

With defeat near on health care, Republicans focus on attacks for 2010 elections


The Washington Post, December 23, 2009.

Parties Stay United as Health Bill Clears Steps in Senate


The New York Times, December 22, 2009.

Health Bill Passes Key Test in the Senate


The New York Times, December 21, 2009.

Senate Democrats threaten to hold health-care vote on Christmas


The Washington Post, December 18, 2009.

Senate Democrats block GOP filibuster


The Washington Post, December 18, 2009.

Liberal Revolt on Health Care Stings White House


The New York Times, December 17, 2009.

Obama urges Senate to pass health-care bill; Lieberman signals support


The Washington Post, December 16, 2009.

Obama Health Care Meeting Aims to Rally Senators


The New York Times, December 15, 2009.

Disputes threaten '09 passage of health bill


The Washington Post, December 14, 2009.

Lieberman Gets Ex-Party to Shift on Health Plan


The New York Times, December 14, 2009.

Long-Term Care Stirs Health Care Debate


The New York Times, December 13, 2009.

Lieberman Rules Out Voting for Health Bill


The New York Times, December 13, 2009.

Pelosi backs Medicare buy-in plan in Senate health-care deal


The Washington Post, December 11, 2009.

U.S. agency sees more health spending with reform


Reuters, December 11, 2009.

High Premiums in Senate Democrats’ Health Plan


The New York Times, December 10, 2009.

Obama backs health compromise; others more cautious


USA Today, December 9, 2009.

Senate turns to health bill's major obstacles


The Washington Post, December 8, 2009.

Lieberman riles many with role in health debate


The Washington Post, December 8, 2009.

Liberal Senators Press for Expansion of Medicare


The New York Times, December 7, 2009.

Obama presses Democrats on health-care bill


The Washington Post, December 7, 2009.

Push for Deal on Public Health Plan


The New York Times, December 6, 2009.

Deals cut with health groups may be at peril


The Washington Post, December 6, 2009.

Home Care Patients Worry Over Possible Cuts


The New York Times, December 4, 2009.

Reid's recipe for getting health-care deal done


The Washington Post, December 4, 2009.

Senate Backs Preventive Health Care for Women


The New York Times, December 3, 2009.

Senators express hope for a health reform bill


The Washington Post, December 2, 2009.

Senate plows to 1st vote on health care


USA Today (AP), December 2, 2009.

Q&A: Pressing concerns on health care legislation


USA Today, December 2, 2009.

Senators Pitch to Women and Elderly on Health Bill


The New York Times, December 1, 2009.

Senate health bill gets a boost


The Washington Post, December 1, 2009.

Comparing health care bills: House vs. Senate


USA Today, November 30, 2009.

Even if health bill passes soon, wait for reforms could be long


The Washington Post, November 30, 2009.

No Big Cost Rise in U.S. Premiums Is Seen in Study


The New York Times, November 30, 2009.

In health-care reform, no deficit cure


The Washington Post, November 30, 2009.

White House says health-care bills contain cost-cutting remedies


The Washington Post, November 26, 2009.

Obama Backs Senate on Health Bills’ Disparities


The New York Times, November 25, 2009.

Public option at center of debate


The Washington Post, November 23, 2009.

New baseline of opinion on health care


USA Today, November 23, 2009.

Democrats Step Up Push for Votes on Health Care


The New York Times, November 22, 2009.

Senate Democrats vote to bring health bill to floor for debate


The Washington Post, November 22, 2009.

Pressure on Region’s House Democrats to Back Health Care Overhaul


The New York Times, November 22, 2009.

Senate health-care bill diverges from House on key provisions


The Washington Post, November 19, 2009.

Senate Health Plan Seeks to Add Coverage to 31 Million


The New York Times, November 18, 2009.

Reid 'optimistic' about getting 60 votes on health bill


The Washington Post, November 18, 2009.

AP: Senate weighs long-term care program


USA Today (AP), November 17, 2009.

3 Democrats Could Block Health Bill in Senate


The New York Times, November 17, 2009.

Where two contentious issues intersect


The Washington Post, November 16, 2009.

In House, Many Spoke With One Voice: Lobbyists’


The New York Times, November 14, 2009.

Reid Mulls Medicare Tax Increase for High Earners


The New York Times, November 13, 2009.

CEOs Say Health Legislation Could Cut Costs


The New York Times (AP), November 12, 2009.

Initially waved off, Hispanic advocates jump into health debate


The Washington Post, November 12, 2009.

‘Opt-Out’ Proposal Puts State Leaders to the Test


The New York Times, November 10, 2009.

Groups redirect health-care ads to cheer and jeer Democrats


The Washington Post, November 10, 2009.

Democrats Raise Alarms Over Costs of Health Bills


The New York Times, November 9, 2009.

Abortion an obstacle to health-care bill


The Washington Post, November 9, 2009.

Sweeping Health Care Plan Passes House


The New York Times, November 7, 2009.

Democrats wary of health-bill defections


The Washington Post, November 6, 2009.

G.O.P. Counters With a Health Plan of Its Own


The New York Times, November 4, 2009.

Senate moderates flex muscle on health-care bill


The Washington Post, November 4, 2009.

Health bills too timid on cutting costs, experts say


The Washington Post, November 4, 2009.

AP sources: House health bill totals $1.2Ts


USA Today (AP), November 3, 2009.

US sen. asks health insurers about small businesses


Reuters, November 3, 2009.

Health Care Debate Focuses on Legal Immigrants


The New York Times, November 3, 2009.

Obama Strategy on Health Legislation Appears to Pay Off


The New York Times, November 2, 2009.

States likely to shape health reform


The Washington Post, November 1, 2009.

Democrats challenged on cost of health bill


The Washington Post, October 31, 2009.

Buoyant Democrats Unveil Health Care Legislation


The New York Times, October 29, 2009.

Centrists unsure about Reid's public option


The Washington Post, October 28, 2009.

New Database to Help Set Payouts by Health Insurers


The New York Times, October 27, 2009.

Proposed long-term insurance program raises questions


The Washington Post, October 27, 2009.

Public Option Push in Senate Comes With Escape Hatch


The New York Times, October 26, 2009.

If you build a coverage mandate, will they come?


The Washington Post, October 26, 2009.

Next phase in health-care debate: The art of the deal


The Washington Post, October 26, 2009.

Democrats Are Optimistic That Public Option Will Be Approved


The New York Times, October 25, 2009.

Prognosis improves for public insurance


The Washington Post, October 24, 2009.

Pelosi Intensifies Pressure for Public Health Plan


The New York Times, October 23, 2009.

Lawmakers warm to the public option


The Washington Post, October 23, 2009.

Senate Leader Takes Risk Pushing Public Insurance Plan


The New York Times, October 22, 2009.

Liberals increase pressure for public insurance plan in health bill


The Washington Post, October 21, 2009.

Senate Democrats Hit Snag With Doctor Payment Bill


The New York Times, October 20, 2009.

Public option gains support


The Washington Post, October 20, 2009.

Health Care Poses Stiff Tests for Top Democrats


The New York Times, October 18, 2009.

Some Seniors May See Rise In Premiums


The Wall Street Journal, October 15, 2009.

Democrats Fire Back at Health Industry


The Washington Post, October 15, 2009.

White House Team Joins Talks on Health Care Bill


The New York Times, October 14, 2009.

Public Option Is Next Big Hurdle in Health Debate


The New York Times, October 14, 2009.

Finance Committee Passes Bill With One GOP Vote


The Washington Post, October 14, 2009.

A Look at Health Care Plans in Congress


The New York Times (AP), October 14, 2009.

Health Insurers Emerge as Obama's Top Foe in Reform Effort


The Washington Post, October 14, 2009.

Republican’s Vote Lifts a Health Bill, but Hurdles Remain


The New York Times, October 13, 2009.

Healthcare overhaul poised for big step forward


Reuters, October 13, 2009.

Congress Is Split on Effort to Tax Costly Health Plans


The New York Times, October 12, 2009.

Democrats Call Insurance Industry Report Flawed


The New York Times, October 12, 2009.

New Bill Would Raise Rates, Says Insurance Group


The Washington Post, October 12, 2009.

Obama Cites G.O.P. Officials in Call to Action on Bill


The New York Times, October 10, 2009.

Tort Reform Could Save $54 Billion, CBO Says


The Washington Post, October 10, 2009.

Health-Care Bill Wouldn't Raise Deficit, Report Says


The Washington Post, October 8, 2009.

Vermont, Hawaii Top Health Care Scorecard


ABC News, October 8, 2009.

Health Care Bill Gets Green Light in Cost Analysis


The New York Times, October 7, 2009.

Reform Gets Conditional GOP Support


The Washington Post, October 7, 2009.

Mandatory Coverage? New Taxes? What Health Care Overhaul Would Mean for Americans


ABC News, October 7, 2009.

4 Senators’ Concerns Reflect Health Care Challenge


The New York Times, October 6, 2009.

It's health enrollment time, and premiums likely to rise


USA Today, October 6, 2009.

Health Insurance Exchanges: Will They Work?


The New York Times, October 5, 2009.

How health care overhaul could change Medicare


USA Today (Associated Press), October 4, 2009.

Health Overhaul Is Drawing Close to Floor Debate


The New York Times, October 3, 2009.

House, Senate Leaders Prepare for Floor Debate


The Washington Post, October 2, 2009.

Panel Finishes Work on Health Bill Amendments


The New York Times, October 2, 2009.

Senate Finance Panel Has Votes To Pass Health Bill, Baucus Says


The Washington Post, October 1, 2009.

Rate of Enrollment in Medicaid Rose Rapidly, Report Says


The New York Times, September 30, 2009.

Healthcare for poor strained by recession: study


Reuters, September 30, 2009.

GAO report: Millions in fraud, drug abuse clogs Medicaid


USA Today, September 30, 2009.

Without US healthcare plan, states could pay more


Forbes.com (Reuters), September 30, 2009.

Senators Reject Pair of Public Option Proposals


The New York Times, September 30, 2009.

In Delivering Care, More Isn't Always Better, Experts Say


The Washington Post, September 29, 2009.

People playing the odds on health care over costs


Albany Times Union, September 29, 2009.

In Some States, a Push to Ban Mandate on Insurance


The New York Times, September 28, 2009.

On Medicare Spending, a Role Reversal


The Washington Post, September 28, 2009.

The 'Underinsurance' Problem Explained


Kaiser Health News, September 28, 2009.

Taking Health Care Courtship Up Another Notch


The New York Times, September 26, 2009.

Democrats Preserve Essence of Health Proposal


The New York Times, September 25, 2009.

Schumer, Rockefeller to Challenge Baucus on Health-Care Plan


Bloomberg.com, September 25, 2009.

Senate Panel Rejects Bid to Add Drug Discount


The New York Times, September 25, 2009.

Objecting to 'Gag Order' on Insurers, Republicans Threaten to Delay
HHS Confirmations


The Washington Post, September 24, 2009.

Senators Delay Confronting Hardest Issues Tied to Health Bill


The Washington Post, September 24, 2009.

Democrats Win First Battles Over Plans to Curtail Health Costs


Bloomberg.com, September 24, 2009.

Mandate minus price controls may increase healthcare costs


Los Angeles Times, September 24, 2009.

Immigrants Cling to Fragile Lifeline at Safety-Net Hospital


The New York Times, September 23, 2009.

Democrats Question Baucus's $80B Deal With Drug Makers


The Washington Post, September 23, 2009.

Medical Malpractice System Breeds More Waste


The New York Times, September 22, 2009.

Revised Bill Would Ease Burden on Middle Class


The Washington Post, September 22, 2009.

Agreement to Alter Insurance Assistance


The New York Times, September 21, 2009.

Obama Calls for 'Civil' Tone on Health Care


The Washington Post, September 21, 2009.

New White House Health-Care Video -- 'The Obama Plan in 4 Minutes'


The Washington Post, September 21, 2009.

Five Health Care Promises Obama Won't Keep


CBS News, September 21, 2009.

A Tax on Cadillac Health Plans May Also Hit the Chevys


The New York Times, September 20, 2009.

Senate health bill would change state's Medicaid reimbursement


The Journal News, September 20, 2009.

New Tax in Senate Health Plan Draws Bipartisan Fire


The New York Times, September 18, 2009.

Uninsured More Likely to Die, Study Finds


ABC News (MedPage Today), September 18, 2009.

Affordability Is Major Challenge for Reform


The Washington Post, September 18, 2009.

Average family health insurance policy: $13,375, up 5%


USA Today, September 17, 2009.

Baucus Offers Health Plan but Lacks G.O.P. Support


The New York Times, September 17, 2009.

Proposed Tax on Sugary Beverages Debated


The New York Times, September 16, 2009.

Survey Shows Cost of Health Benefits Expected to Rise


The Washington Post, September 15, 2009.

Poll: Doctors Among Public Option's Biggest Fans


NPR, September 15, 2009.

House Dems Aim to Reframe Debate on Health Bill


The New York Times, September 15, 2009.

Reform Opposition Is High but Easing


The Washington Post, September 14, 2009.

Nonprofit Groups Upset at Exclusion From Health Bills


The New York Times, September 13, 2009.

Details Still Lacking On Obama Proposal


The Washington Post, September 11, 2009.

Government programs helped control tally of uninsured


USA Today, September 11, 2009.

With His Top Priority on the Line, President Reframes Critical Debate


The Washington Post, September 10, 2009.

Obama’s Health Care Plan Builds on Others’ Ideas


The New York Times, September 10, 2009.

Obama Implores Congress to Act


The Washington Post, September 10, 2009.

Chronic conditions crank up health costs


USA Today, September 9, 2009.

Aim of Obama Health Speech: Reigniting a Presidency


The New York Times, September 9, 2009.

Democrats Promise to Send Health Plan to Obama


The New York Times, September 8, 2009.

On health care reform, special concerns for NY State


Newsday (AP), September 8, 2009.

Despite Fears, Health Care Overhaul Is Moving Ahead


The New York Times, September 8, 2009.

Baucus to Push Deal With Republicans Despite Unresolved Issues


The Washington Post, September 8, 2009.

'24 hours in the ER' shows challenges of health system


USA Today, September 8, 2009.

Health Compromise Floated Before Obama Speech


The New York Times, September 8, 2009.

Obama Readies Reform Specifics


The Washington Post, September 7, 2009.

New Fee on Health Insurance Companies Is Proposed to Help Expand Coverage


The New York Times, September 6, 2009.

Obama Will Lay Out Specifics in Health-Care Speech, Aides Say


The Washington Post, September 4, 2009.

Lawmakers go hard line on health care


USA Today, September 4, 2009.

Health Care Idea Has Public Plan Only as Backup


The New York Times, September 3, 2009.

Obama Aides Aim to Simplify and Scale Back Health Bills


The New York Times, September 2, 2009.

Obama to Begin New Health-Care Offensive, Aide Says


CNN, September 2, 2009.

After a Bruising August, Time for Obama Team to Regroup


The Washington Post, September 2, 2009.

Study Raises Questions About Cost Savings From Preventive Care


The Washington Post, September 1, 2009.

Health care: Lowering costs for old could raise them for young


USA Today (Kaiser Health News), August 31, 2009.

Massachusetts Cuts Back Immigrants’ Health Care


The New York Times, August 31, 2009.

Sen. Baucus Predicts Health-Care Overhaul This Year


The Washington Post, August 31, 2009.

Financing Health Care Reform: 2009 vs. 2003


The New York Times, August 28, 2009.

Health Compromise to See Changes Before Vote, House Dems Say


The Wall Street Journal, August 27, 2009.

Elderly have their own worries on health overhaul


Associated Press, August 27, 2009.

Cooperatives' Record Weighed in Health-Care Debate


The Washington Post, August 27, 2009.

Kennedy Death Adds Volatile Element to Health Fight


The New York Times, August 26, 2009.

Dennis Rivera Leads Labor Charge for Health Reform


The New York Times, August 26, 2009.

Parties Trade Volleys On Health-Care Reform


The Washington Post, August 25, 2009.

Insurers expect cost of health care claims to rise 10.5%


USA Today (AP), August 25, 2009.

Journalists, Left Out of The Debate


The Washington Post, August 24, 2009.

Senate Democrats Consider Tactic to Push Through Government Health Plan


The New York Times, August 23, 2009.

As Obama Effort Hits Wall, Senators Work on Streamlined Plan


The Washington Post, August 22, 2009.

False rumors influencing health care debate


CNN, August 20, 2009.

House Democrats expand health insurer probe


Reuters, August 19, 2009.

Debate's Path Caught Obama by Surprise


The Washington Post, August 19, 2009.

Democrats Seem Set to Go It Alone on a Health Bill


The New York Times, August 18, 2009.

Public Option Called Essential


The Washington Post, August 18, 2009.

Doctor shortage looms as primary care loses its pull


USA Today, August 18, 2009.

Lack of Medicare Appointee Puzzles Congress


The New York Times, August 17, 2009.

Alternate Plan as Health Option Muddies Debate


The New York Times, August 17, 2009.

‘Public Option’ in Health Plan May Be Dropped


The New York Times, August 17, 2009.

Deficit Plays Into Health Reform


The Washington Post, August 14, 2009.

Poll: Health care views take sympathetic tilt


USA Today, August 13, 2009.

Obama Proposal to Create Medicare Panel Meets With Resistance


The New York Times, August 13, 2009.

Administration Works to Counter 'Misrepresentations' on Health Care


The Washington Post, August 13, 2009.

Obama Is Taking an Active Role in Health Care Negotiations


The New York Times, August 12, 2009.

Survey Finds High Fees Common in Medical Care


The New York Times, August 11, 2009.

Analysis: Health care will run into spending bills after recess


CNN, August 11, 2009.

Obama to Push Health Care Reform in Town Hall Meetings


The New York Times, August 10, 2009.

A Primer on the Details of Health Care Reform


The New York Times, August 9, 2009.

Seniors Remain Wary of Health-Care Reform


The New York Times, August 9, 2009.

Governors Fear Added Costs in Health Care Overhaul


The New York Times, August 7, 2009.

Senators Hear Concerns Over Costs of Health Proposal


The New York Times, August 7, 2009.

Senate Health-Care Negotiators Hope to Keep Deal Alive During Break


The Washington Post, August 7, 2009.

Senators Closer To Health Package


The Washington Post, August 6, 2009.

Centrist Democrats Upbeat on Health Care Bill


The New York Times, August 5, 2009.

Poll indicates generational split over health care


CNN, August 5, 2009.

Obama Pushes Democrats for Unity on Health Plan


The New York Times, August 5, 2009.

For Health Insurers’ Lobbyist, Good Will Is Tested


The New York Times, August 4, 2009.

Two Sides Take Health Care Debate Outside Washington


The New York Times, August 2, 2009.

Obama Trims Sails On Health Reform


The Washington Post, August 2, 2009.

Health Bill Clears Hurdle and Hints at Consensus


The New York Times, August 1, 2009.

House Panel Reaches Deal on Health-Care Bill


The New York Times, July 31, 2009.

Industry Is Generous To Influential Bloc


The Washington Post, July 31, 2009.

House Health Care Bill Criticized as Panel Votes for Public Plan


The New York Times, July 30, 2009.

Taxing 'Cadillac' Health Plans Has Widespread Effects


NPR, July 30, 2009.

Lawmakers Cut Health Bills' Price Tag


The Washington Post, July 30, 2009.

House Democrats End Impasse on Health Bill


The New York Times, July 29, 2009.

Health Care Reform and the Unpopular T-Word


The New York Times, July 28, 2009.

Key Lawmakers Restart Health-Care Talks


The Washington Post, July 28, 2009.

Vermont could be guide on health care


USA Today, July 28, 2009.

Senators Progress as House Delays Again on Health Bill


The New York Times, July 27, 2009.

Democrats says health overhaul needs GOP to pass


USA Today (AP), July 26, 2009.

Reach of Subsidies Is Critical Issue for Health Plan


The New York Times, July 26, 2009.

Health Reform Deadline In Doubt


The Washington Post, July 24, 2009.

Bush Official Sees Peril in Health Plan


The Washington Post, July 24, 2009.

Mass. has lessons for health care debate


USA Today, July 23, 2009.

Abortion Opponents Criticize Health Reform Bills


The Washington Post, July 23, 2009.

Obama Moves to Reclaim the Debate on Health Care


The New York Times, July 22, 2009.

Concerns on Plan Show Clashing Goals


The New York Times, July 22, 2009.

Like Car Insurance, Health Coverage May Be Mandated


The Washington Post, July 22, 2009.

Challenge to Health Bill: Selling Reform


The New York Times, July 21, 2009.

Costs of NY health care reform detailed


Crain's New York Business, July 21, 2009.

GOP Focuses Effort To Kill Health Bills


The Washington Post, July 21, 2009.

President Is Set to 'Take the Baton'


The Washington Post, July 20, 2009.

Governors Fear Medicaid Costs in Health Plan


The New York Times, July 19, 2009.

Health Bill Might Direct Tax Money to Abortion


The New York Times, July 19, 2009.

First Lady Steps Into Policy Spotlight in Debate on Health Care


The New York Times, July 18, 2009.

House Committee Approves Health Care Bill


The New York Times, July 17, 2009.

Mass. Panel Backs Radical Shift in Health Payment


The New York Times, July 16, 2009.

CBO Chief Criticizes Democrats' Health Reform Measures


The Washington Post, July 16, 2009.

Health Care Vote Illustrates Partisan Divide


The New York Times, July 16, 2009.

Massachusetts in Suit Over Cost of Universal Care


The New York Times, July 16, 2009.

Senate health committee clears insurance overhaul


Associated Press, July 15, 2009.

Massachusetts Takes a Step Back From Health Care for All


The New York Times, July 14, 2009.

Obama confident of passing healthcare reform


Reuters, July 13, 2009.

Obama Prods Lawmakers in Meeting on Health Bill


The New York Times, July 13, 2009.

Trade Group Challenges Wal-Mart on Health Care


The Wall Street Journal, July 13, 2009.

Obama begins health care push


USA Today, July 13, 2009.

Conservative Democrats break ranks on health care


Albany Times Union (AP), July 10, 2009.

Biden announces White House deal with hospitals


The New Times News, July 9, 2009.

Democrats Divide Over a Proposal to Tax Health Benefits


The New Times News, July 8, 2009.

Health Deals Could Harbor Hidden Costs


The New Times News, July 7, 2009.

Hospitals, Democrats near deal on health care


Associated Press, July 7, 2009.

Health Co-op Offers Model for Overhaul


The New York Times, July 6, 2009.

Revisions to Health Bill Are Unveiled by Democrats


The New York Times, July 2, 2009.

President Pushes Health Plan as an Economic Boon


The New York Times, July 1, 2009.

CDC: Private health care coverage at 50-year low


USA Today (AP), July 1, 2009.

Wal-Mart Says It Backs a Mandate on Insurance


The New York Times, June 30, 2009.

Panel pinpoints 100 areas to yield most bang for health-care buck


USA Today, June 30, 2009.

Insured, but Bankrupted by Health Crises


The New York Times, June 30, 2009.

Democrats warn GOP on health care overhaul


USA Today (AP), June 30, 2009.

Hard choices on 4 big issues stymie health push


Associated Press, June 30, 2009.

Small businesses wary of health care legislation


USA Today, June 29, 2009.

Senators say $1 trillion health bill possible


USA Today (AP), June 26, 2009.

Senate Democrats Say Cost of Health-Care Bill Can Be Trimmed


The New York Times, June 26, 2009.

Senators closer to $1 trillion healthcare bill


Reuters, June 25, 2009.

Senators Worry That Health Overhaul Could Erode Employer Insurance Plans


The New York Times, June 25, 2009.

Obama Says Government Health Coverage Plan Would Not Hurt Private Insurers


The New York Times, June 23, 2009.

Baucus Grabs Pacesetter Role on Health Bill


The New York Times, June 23, 2009.

Health Care Roundtable: Public Option Hot Button Issue in Debate


ABC News, June 22, 2009.

Q&A: Why health care's economic impact matters


USA Today (AP), June 22, 2009.

Panel Might Revise Health-Care Bill


The New York Times, June 21, 2009.

House Unveils Health Bill, Minus Key Details


The New York Times, June 19, 2009.

Senators grapple over costs of health care bill


USA Today (AP), June 18, 2009.

Some common ground emerges in health battle


USA Today, June 18, 2009.

Democrats Scramble to Cut Costs From Health Plan


The New York Times, June 18, 2009.

Report: Health care costs to rise 9% in 2010


USA Today (AP), June 18, 2009.

What you need to know about health care reform


CNN, June 18, 2009.

Partisan Ire Surfaces as Senators Start Work on Health Bill


The New York Times, June 17, 2009.

Obama Poll Sees Doubt on Budget and Health Care


The New York Times, June 17, 2009.

HHS secretary: Public health plan will survive


USA Today, June 17, 2009.

4 ex-senators prepare $1.2T, bipartisan health overhaul plan


USA Today (AP), June 17, 2009.

Cost an issue as Congress tackles health care


Associated Press, June 17, 2009.

Democrats Work to Pare Cost of Health Care Bill


The New York Times, June 16, 2009.

Cost Concerns as Obama Pushes Health Issue


The New York Times, June 15, 2009.

Discord grows over public health care plan


USA Today, June 15, 2009.

AP INTERVIEW: Sebelius says coverage to take years


Associated Press, June 15, 2009.

Health Plan May Mean Payment Cuts


The New York Times, June 14, 2009.

Obama wants new cuts in federal health spending


USA Today (AP), June 14, 2009.

Following the Money in the Health Care Debate


The New York Times, June 13, 2009.

Lobbying boosted as health care debate heats up


USA Today, June 13, 2009.

Obama Takes His Health Care Case to the Public


The New York Times, June 11, 2009.

Lawmakers target health insurance tax break


USA Today, June 11, 2009.

Obama takes health agenda on road


USA Today, June 11, 2009.

Savings for Small Business in Health Plan


The New York Times, June 10, 2009.

Obama urges Senate to get job done on health


USA Today (AP), June 10, 2009.

Doctors’ Group Opposes Public Insurance Plan


The New York Times, June 10, 2009.

Kennedy health plan aids elders, young adults


Associated Press, June 10, 2009.

Democrats Nearing Consensus on Health Plan


The New York Times, June 10, 2009.

Two Thorny Details Bedevil Health Bill


The Wall Street Journal, June 9, 2009.

U.S. House health bill to include government plan


Reuters, June 8, 2009.

Health Care Spending Disparities Stir a Fight


The New York Times, June 8, 2009.

Business groups wary of first draft of health care bill


USA Today, June 8, 2009.

Democrats stoke grassroots US healthcare campaign


Reuters, June 8, 2009.

Sweeping Health Plan Is Drafted by Kennedy


The New York Times, June 5, 2009.

Republicans Complain About Plan for Health Insurance


The New York Times, June 5, 2009.

Study Links Medical Costs and Personal Bankruptcy


Business Week, June 4, 2009.

Obama Open to a Mandate on Health Insurance


The New York Times, June 3, 2009.

White House frames health care as economic problem


USA Today (AP), June 3, 2009.

Kohl to Seek Regulation of Long-Term Care Insurance at Hearing


Bloomberg, June 3, 2009.

Obama Urges Quick Action on Insurance


The New York Times, June 2, 2009.

Obama Advisers Make Case for Health Reform


Fox Business News, June 2, 2009.

Sebelius, DeParle ready to tackle health care overhaul


USA Today, June 2, 2009.

Hospitals Mobilizing to Fight Proposed Charity Care Rules


The New York Times, June 1, 2009.

Hurdles remain in Obama's push to revamp health care


USA Today, June 1, 2009.

A look at 2 states health insurance plans


Albany Times Union (AP) , May 29, 2009.

2 Democrats Spearheading Health Bill Are Split


The New York Times, May 29, 2009.

Obama: Now or never for health reform


USA Today (AP), May 29, 2009.

Massachusetts, Model for Universal Health Care, Sees Ups and Downs in Policy


The New York Times, May 28, 2009.

U.S. group finds insured paying more for uninsured


Reuters, May 28, 2009.

Antitrust Laws a Hurdle to Health Care Overhaul


The New York Times, May 27, 2009.

Demand rises for Medicaid, other services


Middletown Times Herald-Record, May 26, 2009.

FACTBOX: Healthcare in the United States


Reuters, May 25, 2009.

Soaring costs raise stakes for healthcare revamp


Reuters, May 21, 2009.

Republicans Offer Health-Care Plan


The Wall Street Journal, May 21, 2009.

Daschle still key player on health care


USA Today, May 21, 2009.

Tax Proposals Draw Critics in Talks on Financing Health Insurance


The New York Times, May 21, 2009.

Senators Push for Delay of ‘Public Option’ in Health-Care Plan


Bloomberg, May 19, 2009.

What to tax to pay for health care?


Associated Press, May 18, 2009.

Obama appoints NYC health commissioner as CDC chief


USA Today (AP), May 16, 2009.

Health Plans Would Add to Controls on Insurers


The New York Times, May 15, 2009.

Health Care Leaders Say Obama Overstated Their Promise to Control Costs


The New York Times, May 15, 2009.

Buying Health Insurance Begins With Homework


The New York Times, May 15, 2009.

Lawmakers debate government-provided health insurance


USA Today, May 14, 2009.

Democrats to Develop Plan to Sell Health Care


The New York Times, May 13, 2009.

Smokers, drinks to carry tax burden?


Reuters, May 13, 2009.

Recession Drains Social Security and Medicare


The New York Times, May 13, 2009.

Idea on Hill: Taxing Health Benefits


The Wall Street Journal, May 13, 2009.

45 Centrist Democrats Protest Secrecy of Health Care Talks


The New York Times, May 12, 2009.

Report: Medicaid program needs to be streamlined


The Journal News (Lower Hudson Valley), May 12, 2009.

Obama’s Push for Health Care Cuts Faces Daunting Odds


The New York Times, May 11, 2009.

Medical groups aim to cut $2T in health care costs over 10 years


USA Today, May 11, 2009.

Health care a step closer


Albany Times Union, May 11, 2009.

Industry Pledges to Control Health Care Costs


The New York Times, May 10, 2009.

Health care reform: Every group has its own demands


USA Today (AP), May 10, 2009.

Despite Recession, Personalized Health Care Remains in Demand


The New York Times, May 10, 2009.

Congress Plans Incentives for Healthy Habits


The New York Times, May 9, 2009.

Sebelius makes case for new U.S. health plan


Reuters, May 6, 2009.

Rangel Bars Any Taxes on Workers’ Health Care


The New York Times, May 6, 2009.

Health Insurers Try to Scuttle Obama Plan


ABC News, May 6, 2009.

Health Insurers Agree to End Higher Premiums for Women


The New York Times, May 6, 2009.

Health insurers offer another concession


Albany Times Union, May 5, 2009.

Schumer Offers Middle Ground on Health Care


The New York Times, May 5, 2009.

Panel: Berger edicts worth pain


Albany Times Union, May 4, 2009.

Medicare System Overhaul Proposed by Two Senators


The New York Times, April 30, 2009.

Senate Confirms Kansas Governor as Health Secretary


The New York Times, April 28, 2009.

Community health clinics catch a lifeline


The Journal News (Lower Hudson Valley), April 27, 2009.

Shortage of Doctors Proves Obstacle to Obama Goals


The New York Times, April 26, 2009.

Health insurance subsidy for laid-off workers has holes


USA Today, April 22, 2009.

Democrats Consider Bypassing G.O.P. on Health Care Plan


The New York Times, April 22, 2009.

People shut out of COBRA have few insurance options


USA Today, April 22, 2009.

U.S. lawmakers eye Medicare in health reform drive


Reuters, April 21, 2009.

Health Plans: New Safeguards


The Wall Street Journal, April 15, 2009.

White House seeks health plan compromise


USA Today, April 15, 2009.

The End of Private Health Insurance


The Wall Street Journal, April 12, 2009.

USA's uninsured have yet to show collective power


USA Today, April 12, 2009.

'Truth' about Medicaid abuse proves elusive


Albany Times Union, April 10, 2009.

A 'Public' Fix for Health Care Need Not Abandon the Market


The Washington Post, April 10, 2009.

Obama sets up formal office for healthcare reform


Reuters, April 9, 2009.

Central New York to share more than $64 million in federal stimulus money for health, human services, energy programs


Syracuse Post-Standard, April 8, 2009.

Major health care projects in WNY competing for stimulus funds


The Buffalo News, April 6, 2009.

A Hospital Is Offering Digital Records


The New York Times, April 5, 2009.

Health care takes it on the chin in budget


The Buffalo News, April 5, 2009.

Getting a Health Policy When You’re Already Sick


The New York Times, April 3, 2009.

Paterson, health-care advocates still at odds


The Poughkeepsie Journal, April 2, 2009.

Fast Vote Is Unlikely on Health Dept. Pick


The New York Times, April 2, 2009.

Most teens aren't getting preventive health care


USA Today, April 1, 2009.

Doctors Are Opting Out of Medicare


The New York Times, April 1, 2009.

1 in 5 Medicare patients readmitted within month


Albany Times Union (AP), April 1, 2009.

Democrats Agree on a Health Plan; Now Comes the Hard Part


The New York Times, March 31, 2009.

HHS Pick Backs Public Health Care Plan


The New York Times, March 31, 2009.

Healthcare reform vital, U.S. health agency says


Reuters, March 30, 2009.

Lawmakers to restore many health-care cuts


The Poughkeepsie Journal, March 30, 2009.

Health plans' debilitating cost


Albany Times Union, March 29, 2009.

A Lesson on Health Care From Massachusetts


The New York Times, March 28, 2009.

Common ground reached on health care overhaul


USA Today (AP), March 28, 2009.

U.S. retiree healthcare costs seen up this year


Reuters, March 26, 2009.

Tentative Deal Reported on Cuts to State Health Care Spending


The New York Times, March 26, 2009.

Congressmen will talk about health reform


Albany Times Union, March 26, 2009.

Insurers' proposal requires coverage for all


USA Today, March 25, 2009.

Insurers Offer to Soften a Key Rate-Setting Policy


The New York Times, March 24, 2009.

1 in 5 American workers are uninsured, study says


USA Today (AP), March 24, 2009.

A Health Plan for All and the Concerns It Raises


The New York Times, March 24, 2009.

Grants to fill gaps in medical care


Albany Times Union, March 23, 2009.

Questions surround health IT money


Associated Press, March 23, 2009.

Are you uninsured? How to get coverage


Syracuse Post-Standard, March 22, 2009.

Hospitals move toward merger


Albany Times Union, March 21, 2009.

Obama names doctor to clear health-care paper swamp


Reuters, March 20, 2009.

Suggestions abound at Vermont health care forum


Forbes (AP), March 18, 2009.

Team Effort in the House to Overhaul Health Care


The New York Times, March 17, 2009.

Massachusetts Faces Costs of Big Health Care Plan


The New York Times, March 15, 2009.

GAO cites fraud in Medicare in-home services billings


USA Today, March 13, 2009.

State launches affordable health insurance program for Upstate workers, small businesses


Syracuse Post-Standard, March 12, 2009.

U.S. on short end of health care 'value gap,' report says


USA Today (AP), March 12, 2009.

Paterson pushes expansion of COBRA jobless benefits


Buffalo News, March 12, 2009.

21% of Americans scramble to pay medical, drug bills


USA Today, March 11, 2009.

HEALTHBEAT: Major boost in funding to help doctors determine what's really the best medicine


Newsday (AP), March 10, 2009.

Obama budget chief firm on Medicare Advantage cuts


Associated Press, March 10, 2009.

Obama to lift stem cell restrictions


Reuters, March 9, 2009.

Hospitals try to help the uninsured


Utica Observer, March 9, 2009.

Rochester region lacks lack primary care doctors


Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, March 8, 2009.

In Divide Over Health Care Overhaul, 2 Major Unions Withdraw From a Coalition


The New York Times, March 7, 2009.

Obama Says He Is Open to Altering Health Plan


The New York Times, March 6, 2009.

360-degree health care forum has rousing start


USA Today, March 6, 2009.

Hanging on to Health Coverage, if the Job Goes Away


The New York Times, March 6, 2009.

Obama Vows to End Stalemate on Health Care Policy


The New York Times, March 5, 2009.

Health care summit at White House a first step to overhaul


USA Today, March 5, 2009.

State Health Department says 20,000 people were double dipping on Medicaid


Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, March 4, 2009.

On Health, President Takes Team Approach


The New York Times, March 2, 2009.

Obama pushes centers as one focus of health reform


Reuters, March 2, 2009.

Obama’s Health Plan, Ambitious in Any Economy, Is Tougher in This One


The New York Times, March 2, 2009.

LI hospital officials eye Obama's health proposals


Newsday, March 2, 2009.

Obama Offers Broad Plan to Revamp Health Care


The New York Times, February 27, 2009.

Costs force many Americans to postpone needed health care, survey finds


Associated Press, February 26, 2009.

Merger creates health giant


Albany Times Union, February 26, 2009.

To Pay for Health Care, Obama Looks to Taxes on Affluent


The New York Times, February 25, 2009.

Study shows Medicare costs vary wildly


USA Today, February 25, 2009.

Seton, Northeast Health, St. Peter's to merge


Albany Times Union, February 25, 2009.

Institute sees more Americans losing insurance


Reuters, February 24, 2009.

Recession Scrambling Health Spending in U.S.


U.S. World News and Report, February 24, 2009.

Study Cites Obstacles for Poor to Renew Health Insurance


The New York Times, February 24, 2009.

Health spending takes rising share of U.S. economy


Reuters, February 24, 2009.

Health-Care Focus Next for Obama in Speech, Budget Proposal


Bloomberg, February 23, 2009.

Employers fear cost of health insurance for jobless workers


USA Today, February 20, 2009.

Report: NY leads nation in long-term care spending


Newsday, February 20, 2009.

Costs for individual health plans soar


USA Today, February 20, 2009.

Health Care Industry in Talks to Shape Policy


The New York Times, February 19, 2009.

New U.S. health insurance program envisioned


Reuters, February 19, 2009.

Kansas Governor Seen as Top Choice in Health Post


The New York Times, February 19, 2009.

Cuomo: Health insurers rigged out-of-network rates


Newsday, February 19, 2009.

Paterson wants some of New York's stimulus money to fund preventive care


Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, February 19, 2009.

Region's officials have big plans for Medicaid relief


Middletown Record, February 18, 2009.

For Uninsured Young Adults, Do-It-Yourself Health Care


The New York Times, February 17, 2009.

U.S. to Compare Medical Treatments


The New York Times, February 15, 2009.

Cheaper home care is at risk


Albany Times Union, February 9, 2009.

Discounted health care available in region


Buffalo News, February 9, 2009.

Ironic cut: NY healthcare reform program to get ax


Albany Times Union, February 8, 2009.

UnitedHealth and I.B.M. Test Health Care Plan


The New York Times, February 6, 2009.

2500 jobs at stake as Queens hospitals, St. John's and Mary Immaculate, set to close in bankruptcy


NY Daily News, February 6, 2009.

Don’t We Already Have a Health Plan for the Poor?


The New York Times, February 4, 2009.

Obama's Promised Health Care Overhaul Delayed


The New York Times, February 4, 2009.

Daschle's exit could hurt health care push


USA Today, February 4, 2009.

House Votes to Extend Children’s Health Insurance


The New York Times, February 4, 2009.

Lawmakers: Stall health cuts


Albany Times Union, February 3, 2009.

Appeals court rejects disclosure of Medicare data


Albany Times Union (AP), February 2, 2009.

Feds may make health insurance easier after layoff


Associated Press, February 2, 2009.

Small Payroll, but Big Woes on Insurance


The New York Times, February 2, 2009.

Paterson Taking Heat for Health Care Proposal


The New York Times, February 1, 2009.

Public retiree health insurance cost is a fiscal time bomb


The Buffalo News, January 31, 2009.

Disruptive Innovation, Applied to Health Care


The New York Times, January 31, 2009.

Senate Approves Children’s Health Bill


The New York Times, January 29, 2009.

Senate Likely to Pass Bill on Kids' Health Insurance


The Washington Post, January 29, 2009.

Medicaid relief for counties, aid to school districts


The Troy Record, January 29, 2009.

Relief Seen for Jobless and States in Health Care Plan


The New York Times, January 27, 2009.

America's Top Hospitals Cut Patient Death Rate 27%


The Washington Post, January 27, 2009.

GOP amendment falls short on health bill


Associated Press, January 27, 2009.

Immigration Debate Roils Children's Health Bill


NPR, January 27, 2009.

Report Assails Ex-Health Chief in New York


The New York Times, January 26, 2009.

New dynamic in children's health debate


Associated Press, January 25, 2009.

Obama backs health care reform


USA Today, January 24, 2009.

Change in Medicaid Rules May Pose Stark Choice for the Chronically Ill


The New York Times, January 23, 2009.

U.S. OKs first stem cell study for spinal injury


USA Today (Associated Press), January 23, 2009.

Building a Healthy Community, One Child at a Time


The New York Times, January 22, 2009.

Hospitals hurt by slumping economy put off projects


USA Today, January 22, 2009.

Growing Need for Medicaid Strains States


The New York Times, January 21, 2009.

Rhode Island to Test Medicaid Spending Cap


The New York Times, January 21, 2009.

Obama Will Ease Restraints on States’ Health Insurance Programs for Children


The New York Times, January 20, 2009.

Obama Backs Health Care Reform


The Washington Post, January 20, 2009.

A Front-Row Seat as a Health Care System Goes Awry


The New York Times, January 19, 2009.

Impact of Paterson’s Health Care Plan May Be Limited


The New York Times, January 18, 2009.

Obama's Health Care Agenda Arrives In Washington


Forbes, January 15, 2009.

House Votes to Expand Children’s Health Care


The New York Times, January 14, 2009.

House to take up children's insurance


Associated Press, January 14, 2009.

AG Andrew Cuomo reins in health care giant United on price fixing; systemic overcharging revealed


NY Daily News, January 14, 2009.

Groups: Dedicate stimulus cash to Medicaid


Poughkeepsie Journal, January 14, 2009.

2 Hospitals in Queens May Face Bankruptcy


NY Daily News, January 13, 2009.

Congress Set to Renew Health Care for Children


The New York Times, January 12, 2009.

A Governor With No Money Seeks to Improve the People’s Health


The New York Times, January 10, 2009.

Unemployed squeezed on health insurance


Associated Press, January 9, 2009.

State official touts Paterson health plan


Buffalo News, January 9, 2009.

President-Elect Urges Electronic Medical Records in 5 Years


ABC News, January 9, 2009.

Daschle Lays Out a Plan to Overhaul Health Care


The New York Times, January 8, 2009.

2007 health spending grew at lowest rate since 1998


Middletown Record, January 8, 2009.

Daschle to Face Tough Questions on Competition in Health Insurance


The New York Times, January 8, 2009.

Health Care Spending in U.S. Grew at Lowest Rate in a Decade


The Washington Post, January 6, 2009.

Spending Rise for Health Care and Prescription Drugs Slows


The New York Times, January 6, 2009.

7 hospitals in N.Y. accused of $50M Medicaid fraud


USA Today (Associated Press), January 6, 2009.

Hospitals struggle with economic side effects


Elmira Star-Gazette, January 6, 2009.

Obama Considers Major Expansion in Aid to Jobless


The New York Times, January 3, 2009.

Obama has a shot at cure for health care


Albany Times Union (Gannett News), December 30, 2008.

Expansion of Clinics Shapes Bush Legacy


The New York Times, December 25, 2008.

U.S. Recession Will Hurt Health Care


Forbes, December 22, 2008.

At House Party on Health Care, the Diagnosis Is It’s Broken


The New York Times, December 22, 2008.

Health care reform up in air as economy sinks


USA Today, December 21, 2008.

Medicaid applicants grow as recession widens


Associated Press, December 21, 2008.

Local hospitals balancing care, finances


Utica Observer, December 19, 2008.

Health care reform up in air as economy sinks


USA Today, December 19, 2008.

Budget Office Sees Hurdles in Financing Health Plans


The New York Times, December 19, 2008.

Feds rate U.S. nursing homes


USA Today, December 19, 2008.

Insurers Seek Presence at Health Care Sessions


The New York Times, December 17, 2008.

Agency blasts Medicare fee-for-services plans


Reuters, December 15, 2008.

Where Have All the Doctors Gone?


The New York Times, December 11, 2008.

Daschle Will Lead Health Care Overhaul


The New York Times, December 11, 2008.

Hospital Officials Worry As Paterson Signals Need For More Medicaid Cuts


The New York Times, December 10, 2008.

Health commissioner lauds University Hospital


Syracuse Post Standard, December 10, 2008.

Health funding at risk in state


Albany Times Union, December 10, 2008.

Insurers, Costs Spurring Faster Rise in Online Medical Records


Bloomberg, December 9, 2008.

Obama hopes to avoid Clinton health care missteps


USA Today, December 8, 2008.

Uninsured Put a Strain on Hospitals


The New York Times, December 8, 2008.

NY gov seeks redistribution of Medicaid spending


Albany Times Union, December 8, 2008.

When a Job Disappears, So Does the Health Care


The New York Times, December 7, 2008.

Health coverage hikes are bitter pill


Albany Times Union, December 7, 2008.

Obama set to kick-start healthcare reform


Reuters, December 5, 2008.

Hospitals will share data for patient safety


The Journal News (Lower Hudson Valley), December 4, 2008.

U.S. health gains stall, could reverse


USA Today, December 3, 2008.

UnitedHealth to Insure the Right to Insurance


The New York Times, December 2, 2008.

New Medicaid Rules Allow States to Set Premiums and Higher Co-Payments


The New York Times, November 26, 2008.

Studies Say Private Medicare Plans Have Added Costs, for Little Gain


The New York Times, November 23, 2008.

Health Insurers Offer to Accept All Applicants, on Condition


The New York Times, November 19, 2008.

Employers Offer Workers Fewer Health Care Plans


The New York Times, November 14, 2008.

Obama health plan to cost $75 billion: analysis


Reuters, November 12, 2008.

LI hospitals prepare for deep state budget cuts


Newsday, November 12, 2008.

Kingston may cut retirees' health benefits


Kingston Daily Freeman, November 12, 2008.

Senator Takes Initiative on Health Care


The New York Times, November 11, 2008.

At open enrollment, employees will be paying more


Newsday, November 10, 2008.

AARP suspends sales of some health plans


USA Today, November 8, 2008.

Court Blocks White House Push on Medicare Expenses


The New York Times, November 3, 2008.

Is healthcare reform still possible?


BBC News, November 2, 2008.

Patients say hospitals can fall short on care


USA Today, October 30, 2008.

Census: 1 in 5 Essex County residents had no health coverage in 2005


Plattsburgh Press Republican, October 30, 2008.

Women Buying Health Policies Pay a Penalty


The New York Times, October 29, 2008.

States forced to cut health coverage for poor


USA Today, October 29, 2008.

Report shows state's HMO, hospitals outperform nation in many measures


The Journal News (Lower Hudson Valley), October 29, 2008.

State alleges $13.8M in overbilling


Albany Times Union, October 28, 2008.

Election: Your health insurance at stake


CNN Money, October 28, 2008.

N.Y. ranks 26th for uninsured Americans


The Journal News (Lower Hudson Valley), October 26, 2008.

Businesses Wary of Details in Obama Health Plan


The New York Times, October 26, 2008.

Medicare officials to review insurers' commissions


Associated Press, October 25, 2008.

Medicaid rolls could be headed up


Gannett News, October 22, 2008.

Community centers fill health-care gap


The Journal News (Lower Hudson Valley), October 22, 2008.

Many uninsured kids have parents with insurance


Reuters, October 21, 2008.

New York state is reforming medical practices


Plattsburgh Press Republican, October 21, 2008.

On Health Plans, the Numbers Fly


The New York Times, October 21, 2008.

An assessment of McCain's and Obama's health insurance proposals


Los Angeles Times, October 21, 2008.

Obama Attacks McCain on Health Care and Medicare, in Some Ways Inaccurately


The New York Times, October 18, 2008.

Officials anticipate nearly 8 percent annual growth for Medicaid in coming decade


Associated Press, October 17, 2008.

A Plan to Improve Health Care and Limit Costs


The New York Times, October 17, 2008.

Obama says McCain health plan could cut Medicare, Medicaid


Los Angeles Times, October 17, 2008.

Growing health-reform challenge for next president


Associated Press, October 14, 2008.

Study: Many cancer patients forgoing care because of cost


USA Today, October 13, 2008.

Rural counties lag in health coverage


Albany Times Union, October 11, 2008.

Business Cool Toward McCain’s Health Coverage Plan


The New York Times, October 6, 2008.

Report Compares Health-Care Platforms of Presidential Candidates


U.S. News & World Report, October 2, 2008.

Hospital grants total $14.4M


Syracuse Post-Standard, October 1, 2008.

Parkway Hospital hangs by a thread


NY Daily News, October 1, 2008.

Financing for Massachusetts Preserves Health Plan


The New York Times, September 30, 2008.

September 11 Health Bill Stalls; One Backer Blames City Hall


The New York Sun, September 30, 2008.

Judges Say San Francisco Can Charge Employers for Its Health Plan


The New York Times, September 30, 2008.

Violations Reported at 94% of Nursing Homes


The New York Times, September 29, 2008.

Medicare users warned of price increases


Associated Press, September 26, 2008.

Studies Show Strain of Medical Bills


The New York Times, September 24, 2008.

Health-Care Costs for U.S. Employers Rise 5 Percent, Study Says


Bloomberg, September 24, 2008.

Federal Health Official to Step Down


The New York Times, September 24, 2008.

Employer Health-Care Costs, Worker Deductibles Increase


The Wall Street Journal, September 24, 2008.

Queens Hospital Makes Last-Ditch Effort To Save Itself


The New York Sun, September 24, 2008.

Kids in Medicaid have more tooth decay: study


Reuters, September 23, 2008.

City Plans to Increase Health Care for the Poor


The New York Times, September 23, 2008.

Congress Backs Parity in Coverage of Illnesses


The New York Times, September 23, 2008.

No more time for Parkway, says state


Crain's, September 22, 2008.

Health care reform goes to voters


Stateline, September 17, 2008.

Doctors: Insurance Companies Affect Treatment


The New York Sun, September 15 2008.

Health Costs: More Burden on the Worker


The New York Times, September 13, 2008.

Health Care Issue, Not Quite Hot, Remains Strong


The New York Times, September 11, 2008.

Seeking Survival, Hospitals Are Turning to Makeovers


The New York Times, September 10, 2008.

Back and Forth on Stem-Cell Research Energizes Race


The New York Times, September 9, 2008.

Back and Forth on Stem-Cell Research Energizes Race


The New York Sun, September 9, 2008.

Primary Care Boost on Tap For Lower Manhattan


The New York Sun, September 8, 2008.

Facing Veto, Democrats Drop Plan for Vote on Child Bill


The New York Times, September 7, 2008.

Health care costs expected to rise 5.7% in '09


Associated Press, September 4, 2008.

All uninsured NY kids now eligible for coverage


Plattsburgh Press Republican,September 3, 2008.

Whistle-blowers help US recoup $9.3 billion


Associated Press, September 2, 2008.

Economy may stall push for health care


USA Today, August 27, 2008.

A Decline in Uninsured Is Reported for 2007


The New York Times, August 26, 2008.

Hospital Woes Are Worse In N.Y. Than Rest of U.S.


The New York Sun, August 26, 2008.

Panel plans to hire Medicaid fraud investigator


The Buffalo News, August 25, 2008.

8 States Cut From System That Tracks Rate of H.I.V.


The New York Times, August 22, 2008.

Report: Many in Medicare stop drug treatment when faced with paying full cost of prescriptions


Associated Press, August 21, 2008.

Albany Has Fix For Doctors' Insurance Ills


The New York Sun, August 21, 2008.

Hospitals likely will feel latest state budget cuts


Middletown Record, August 21, 2008.

79 Million Americans Struggle to Pay Medical Bills


The Washington Post, August 20, 2008.

Report Rejects Medicare Boast of Paring Fraud


The New York Times, August 20, 2008.

States won't be sanctioned over kids' health insurance


Associated Press, August 15, 2008.

Hospitals, Paterson at Odds Over Proposed Cuts


The New York Sun, August 15, 2008.

Medicare drug premiums up about 12%


Associated Press, August 15, 2008.

Washington: Children's Health Insurance Decision


The New York Times, August 14, 2008.

City Hospitals Most Affected Under Proposed Medicaid Cuts


The New York Sun, August 14, 2008

Many Hispanics Shut Out of U.S. Health Care System


U.S. News & World Report, August 13, 2008.

Federal Aid Could Avert Hospital Cuts


The New York Sun, August 13, 2008.

Health Benefits Inspire Rush to Marry, or Divorce


The New York Times, August 12, 2008.

Paterson Sets a Showdown on Hospitals


The New York Sun, August 12, 2008.

Investigators: Banned health care providers not being reported


USA Today, August 12, 2008.

Health care costs seen rising 10 percent in 2009


Associated Press, August 12, 2008.

Dems commit to guaranteed health care


USA Today, August 11, 2008.

Fourth delay in care plan sought


The Boston Globe, August 9, 2008.

State approves Mercy expansion


The Buffalo News, August 9, 2008.

States mandate 'culturally competent' health care


Associated Press, August 9, 2008.

Health center chief named


Albany Times Union, August 9, 2008.

Aging population making more visits to the doctor's


USA Today, August 7, 2008.