Category Archives: ObamaCare

Tennessee Cuts Medicaid Benefit Funding For Some Long-Term Care Patients

[Wheelchair In Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum, Amy Simpson’s Flickr Photostream] I ran across the Kaiser Health News piece below while I was researching a comment the other day. The policy “reform” that this piece addresses hits home for us since we … Continue reading

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Welcome To ‘Deconstructing Political Spin’

[Photo Credit: “Open For Business, Photo Bucket] RESUMING POSTING ON JANUARY 17, 2014. MAIN TOPICS OF DISCUSSION: POLITICS, MUSIC, AND DOGS. PLEASE JOIN US!

Posted in Culture and Politics and Music, Deconstructing Political Spin, Dogs, Medicare and Medicaid, Music and Politics, ObamaCare, Pete Seeger And Music, Phil Collins, Politics--Music--Dogs, Rob Thomas, Santana, Social Security, US Broken Health Care System | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Reporter Steven Brill Discusses His Piece ‘Bitter Pill: Why Medical Bills Are Killing Us’

Health Care Costs, a photo by 401(K) 2013 on Flickr. The short piece and transcript below is linked to my comments at another blog.  I’ve done this because the transcript was too lengthy to reasonably be included in another blogger’s … Continue reading

Posted in "Bitter Pill" [by Steven Brill], Culture and Politics, Deconstructing Politics and 'Austerity' Spin, Economics and Austerity, Entitlements, Health Care, Health Insurance, Medicare, Medicare and Medicaid, Medicare-For-All, ObamaCare, Politics, Social Insurance Programs, Social Safety Net, Steven Brill, US Broken Health Care System | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment