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  • White House health-care deal: Tempest

     
    by Tom Hamburger An $80-billion deal with the drug industry that the White House thought would add momentum to its campaign for national healthcare reform has instead provoked a political tempest, frustrating and bewildering some of the president's most...
  • Health-care compromise: A rural deficit

     
    by James Oliphant Wyoming, with an economy marked by farming, ranching and small businesses, has a disproportionate number of people without medical insurance. And by that measures and others, its people are among the likely winners, if Congress...
  • Baucus' health-care bill: GOP balking

     
    by Noam N. Levey and Janet Hook Amid fresh signs of intraparty tensions among Democrats over healthcare, Senate Finance Committee Max Baucus (D-Mont). today released what he said was an $856 billion bill to reshape the nation's healthcare system with........
  • Obama, health: 'Time for games passed'

     
    by Mark Silva and updated at 9:20 pm President Barack Obama, offering some concessions to Republicans and yielding some of his own ground on health care, maintained tonight that a "public option'' of government-run insurance is only one option open......
  • Obama won't insist on 'public option'

     
    by Mark Silva and Christi Parsons With a nationally televised prime-time address to Congress tonight, President Barack Obama hopes to clarify and promote - but not insist upon - a "public option'' in the health-insurance overhaul that he is seeking......
  • Obama's poll position may be helping stocks

     
    President Obama???s popularity is slipping among some groups, according to recent polls, endangering his policy agenda and casting a pall over the midterm elections ??? at least as far as Democrats are concerned. Meanwhile, the stock market enjoyed a...
  • Health care: Months failing, day winning

     
    by Mark Silva Vice President Joe Biden found a way to paraphrase Mark Twain and George Mitchell within virtually the same breath today, all while passing through Iraq. For all the disarray characterizing the health-care debate today -- with neither......
  • Obama's bipartisanship: Perceptions

     
    by Mark Silva There really are only three things at work here: In Washington, there is rhetoric, and there is action. Outside of Washington, there is perception. At the moment, the public's perception is that President Barack Obama is making......
  • In today's pages: Health care reform and the nature of protests

     
    The Times editorial board praises President Obama for scrapping the missile defense shield in Eastern Europe, calling the program "immensely expensive technology that still doesn't work, designed for a threat that may never materialize." As various...
  • Obama: 'Somehow, not breaking through'

     
    by Mark Silva and updated at 11:15 am EDT President Barack Obama, acknowledging trouble in "breaking through'' to the American public with his proposal for a health-care overhaul, made an unprecedented public push today with a series of nationally...
  • Healthcare reform vs. individual liberty, GOP edition [UPDATED]

     
    Republican members of Congress have started spouting Reason magazine-style arguments against the individual mandate in the healthcare reform bills moving through the House and Senate. For example, Sen. John Kyl (R-Ariz.) called the mandate "a stunning...
  • When a Medicare cut isn't exactly a cut

     
    An editorial in today's Wall Street Journal finds a new setting for the argument that the Democrats' healthcare reform bills would reduce Medicare benefits -- this time, lambasting Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-Mont.) for calling on an...