[credit provider=”Alex Wong/Getty Images” url=”http://abcnews.go.com/Politics/wireStory?id=13662567#.TxdEl3NFG7Y”] The premise of the Romney-Ryan plan to convert Medicare into a voucher system is that private insurance plans would compete with traditional government-run Medicare to drive down costs and improve care for seniors.But a new study suggests that may be an overly optimistic view.
[credit provider=”AP”] In an interview with the Columbus Dispatch in Ohio published Thursday, Mitt Romney repeated a claim that already got him in trouble once this cycle and reflects an enduring belief among Republicans: that people in the U.S. don’t die because they lack health insurance.”[Y]ou go to the hospital, […]
[credit provider=”Getty”] Seeking to soften his image, Mitt Romney has this week taken — again — to touting the health care reform law he enacted as governor of Massachusetts, saying it illustrates his “empathy and care about the people of this country.”While running for president in 2008, and the following […]
[credit provider=”Flickr/blmurch” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/blmurch/486046904/sizes/z/in/photostream/”] Politicians have been too focused on sex for at least 50 years, and this “delirium” keeps Americans from voting for the best candidate. In her new book Delirium: The Politics of Sex in America, historian Nancy Cohen explores how politics changed after the birth control pill was released in […]
One of Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s campaign promises is that he will do everything he can to repeal the Affordable Care Act, aka “Obamacare.”