Healthcare for Vets – And All Others

UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== Rachel Nardin Boston Globe, Op-Ed (click here for link to original article) 11 November 2007 EVEN AS our government puts members of our armed services in harm’s way, it is failing to care for them … Continue reading

Health Reform Failure

UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== Steffie Woolhandler and David U. Himmelstein Boston Globe (click here for link to original article) 17 September 2007 N 1966 – just before Medicare and Medicaid were launched – 47 million Americans were uninsured. By … Continue reading

The Dark Side of Healthcare Reform

UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== Benjamin Day Boston Globe, Op-Ed (click here for link to original article) 30 August 2007 AFTER EXTENDING healthcare coverage to more than 150,000 previously uninsured residents over the past year, Massachusetts health reform took a … Continue reading

Host a ‘Sicko’ House Party!

Host a ‘Sicko’ House Party! On June 29, Michael Moore’s new film ‘Sicko’about the American Health Care System will be opening in theaters across the state. Moore’s film compares the disfunctional U.S. health care system, and those who lose their … Continue reading

CostRX: UPI Interview With Kucinich on Health Reform

Promises, Promises in Healthcare Reform UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== Laura Gilcrest United Press International (click here for link to original article) 27 April 2007 WASHINGTON, D.C., April 26 (UPI) — In the second part of an interview with United … Continue reading

Promises, Promises in Healthcare Reform

UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== Boston Globe (click here for link to original letters to the editor) Letters to the Editor March 17, 2007 PEOPLE OF all stripes are closely following the state health reform plan as it is rolled … Continue reading

AS HEALTH INSURANCE ACCESS EXPANDS, DEBATE PICKS UP OVER RISING COSTS

UHCEF Article of Interest ===================================================== STATE HOUSE NEWS SERVICE (cllck here to visit State House News) Priscilla Yeon STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, FEB. 27, 2007?..A group of activists and legislators are pushing health care cost control initiatives to slow double-digit inflation … Continue reading

Robert Kuttner to Speak at 9th Annual Ben Gill Fundraiser

Robert Kuttner to Speak at 9th Annual Ben Gill Fundraiser Click here to join Mass-Care and the Universal Health Care Education Fund on MARCH 24 for: Robert Kuttner speaking on the future of health care reform Honoring single payer advocates … Continue reading

The Lively Liver Levy

The Lively Liver Levy Boston Globe, January 23, 2007 Dan Wasserman (click here for Dan Wasserman’s editorial cartoons)

Mass-Care Releases Slide Show Presentation on New Mass. Health Reform Law, Individual Mandate, and History of State Reforms

Mass-Care today released a new slide show presentation reviewing the Massachusetts health reform law, explaining the key components of the legislation and putting them into historical context. The presentation answers questions about the politics that led to passage of the … Continue reading