Public Policy - Diverse Health

Single-Payer Healthcare Gains Traction with Democrats

Single-Payer Healthcare Gains Traction with Democrats

by LISA HAGEN AND RACHEL ROUBEIN | July 12, 2017
Democrats are increasingly committing to support single-payer healthcare, amid Republican attac [...] Read more
Oregon Extends Care to Undocumented Children

Oregon Extends Care to Undocumented Children

by Andrew Selsky, Associated Press | July 10, 2017
SALEM, Ore. — Government-funded health care will be accessible for more than 14,000 children [...] Read more
GOP Governors: First, Do No Harm

GOP Governors: First, Do No Harm

by ALISON NOON and BILL BARROW | July 10, 2017
The pressure is on Republican senators – from congressional leaders, conservative groups [...] Read more

Schumer Asks FDA to Regulate “Snortable Chocolate”

by Associated Press | July 10, 2017
NEW YORK — U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer is urging federal regulators to look into a “snort [...] Read more

Trump Tweets Press Congress to Act on Healthcare

by HOPE YEN | July 10, 2017
President Donald Trump pressed Congress on Monday to get health care reform done before leaving [...] Read more

FDA OKs First New Drug in Years for Sickle Cell

by Dr. Tyeese L. Gaines | July 10, 2017
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved a new drug on Friday that reduces the complicati [...] Read more
Young Adult Health Coverage Varies by Race

Young Adult Health Coverage Varies by Race

by Sean Nealon | July 05, 2017
Health insurance coverage increased significantly for young adults after the 2010 passage of th [...] Read more

Advocates Say Bill Would Hurt Rape Victims

by Tyler Kingkade | July 05, 2017
Victims of rape and domestic abuse would suffer “devastating” effects if either the House o [...] Read more