Health policy economists are puzzled by a persistent slowdown in the growth of health care spending that seems to have started in mid-2005, and accelerated since then.
In 1965, almost no parents put their three-year-olds in nursery school.
As cardiovascular surgeon John Natale, M.D., sits in federal prison, the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals in Chicago heard his appeal on April 18.
President Obama tells us in the Overview to his Fiscal Year 2014 Budget just released last week that his budget proposes, “more than $2 in spending cuts for every $1 of new revenue from closing tax
Today is the big day for the Arkansas Medicaid reform, and states across the count
This study is a brief history of the United States Medicare health insurance program.
Ezra Klein has a lengthy piece taking apart Read more
So it turns out the whole Arkansas Medicaid expansion alternative is looking more and more like one big April Fool’s joke, and one in poor taste to boot.
The New York Times told its readers on March 12 that Paul Ryan’s proposed 2014 budget involves “eliminating Medicare’s guarantee to retirees” and “dispensing with Medicaid and food st
If ever there were required reading for members of Congress and White House officials, it should be Robert Samuelson's column on how government spending on the elderly is crowding out spending on e