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  • Supreme Court should strike down Texas' unnecessary abortion law

    Supreme Court should strike down Texas' unnecessary abortion law
    The Supreme Court's decision Tuesday to allow nearly a dozen Texas abortion clinics to stay open while it considers whether to review an an onerous new antiabortion law was not just a welcome course of action for women in that state. It was also a promising indication that the court is concerned about the burdensome and unnecessary law, which requires clinics to be outfitted as ambulatory surgical centers and doctors to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals.
  • What's best for doctors is best for patients? Maybe not.

    What's best for doctors is best for patients? Maybe not.
    In September 2013, just as Covered California was preparing to enroll a million new patients in the state's healthcare system, the state Senate caved to pressure from the California Medical Assn. and voted down a bill that would empower nurse...

    Bill on drug pricing would help state in figuring healthcare costs

    Bill on drug pricing would help state in figuring healthcare costs
    A new crop of specialty drugs holds great promise for treating or even curing some devastating diseases, but their high cost challenges health insurers and taxpayer-funded health programs. In California, Gov. Jerry Brown has asked for $300 million in...

    Thank Hobby Lobby for showing why we need single-payer healthcare

    Thank Hobby Lobby for showing why we need single-payer healthcare
    To the editor: When the Supreme Court handed down its Hobby Lobby decision, I was glad — glad because it would be the start of our country realizing how insane it is to link business and healthcare. ("The Hobby Lobby case proves the necessity of...

    Oracle sues Oregon over botched Obamacare exchange

    Oracle sues Oregon over botched Obamacare exchange
    The legal battle over Oregon's dysfunctional health insurance exchange officially began this week when Oracle Corp. sued the state agency operating the exchange, alleging breach of contract and accusing Gov. John Kitzhaber of attempting to...