Written by Guest (not verified) on Feb 26 2018 - 9:31am
By Tim Hernandez House minority leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) joined U.S. Rep. Joaquín Castro (D-San Antonio) and Ann Beeson, Executive Director of the Center for Public Policy Priorities, to critique the new tax bill and discuss its effects on people. During a town hall meeting at San Antonio’s Central Library, the three answered questions about the tax bill from moderator Francine Sanders Romero, Ph.D., Associate Dean in College of Public Policy, UTSA. (scroll down to watch complete video of the event)
Written by gsbaird on Feb 17 2017 - 2:22pm
No one questions the need to improve upon the Affordable Care Act, aka Obamacare.
Written by Amanda Evrard on Aug 15 2013 - 7:42pm
REPLAY VIDEO: AARP hosted a panel discussion on responsible solutions for the future of Medicare and Social Security 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at Norris Conference Center's Red Oak Ballroom at Wonderland of the Americas Mall, 4522 Fredricksburg Road, Suite 100.
Written by Deborah Charnes on Jan 4 2013 - 11:45am
As federal lawmakers begin serious work on our nation's finances, our elected officials must consider the negative impact spending cuts and reforms to the Medicare program will have on patients. Those of us who fight every day against leukemia, lymphoma and other cancers are watching and worrying for good reason. Cuts to Medicare will reduce access to healthcare providers and affordable quality medicines for the millions of Americans who rely on this critical program.
Written by gsbaird on Apr 25 2011 - 12:49pm
In a CNN interview on April 13, Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, criticized President Barack Obama's deficit reduction recommendations and praised those of Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wisconsin.Hensarling's claim that a system of private insurers for Medicare would be more efficient than the current single-payer system was particularly outrageous because I'm quite sure that he knows he's not telling the truth.