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83 Articles Matching "midterm"

‘Medicare For All’ Could Toss Wrench In Senate Democrats’ Plan To Use Midterm Playbook That Secured The House

Aug 09, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Senate Democratic candidates want to replicate the success of the midterm elections, where House candidates used protecting the health law as a winning topic. But the push toward a more progressive plan like "Medicare for All" could undermine that strategy. Meanwhile, opponents of a Medicare buy-in option say such a plan would hurt rural hospitals....
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New Ads Accuse Trump Of Wanting To ‘Slash Our Health Care To The Bone’ With Proposed Medicaid, Medicare Cuts

Mar 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The ad is the latest example of Democratic attacks on the Trump administration’s budget proposal for fiscal year 2020. Democrats saw health care as a winning issue in the midterms, and are hoping to repeat that success in upcoming elections. Other Medicaid news comes out of Tennessee, Ohio, Georgia and...
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Reading The Healthcare Tea Leaves In The 2018 Midterm Elections

Nov 30, 2018 , Forbes
The November elections left us with a lot to digest—it wasn’t the decisive “blue wave” that some were predicting, but the tea leaves did tell us some interesting things about what voters believe and value, particularly when it comes to...
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Medicare for All Lost Big Time in the Midterms

Nov 27, 2018 , Forbes
Medicare for All, the rallying cry for much of the far left, lost big time during the midterm elections. Voters outside liberal enclaves rejected candidates who touted their support for socialized...
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NACDS’ Anderson provides state-level election results analysis

Nov 22, 2018 , Drug Store News - Retail
Following the midterm elections NACDS president and CEO Steve Anderson outlined the political landscape that it must navigate as it continues to promote a pro-pharmacy, pro-patient, and pro-business agenda across the country. Read More...
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Perspectives: Doctors Won’t Be Dismissed By NRA In Efforts To End Gun Violence; Gun Safety Advocacy Played Out In Midterm Wins

Nov 14, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion pages focus on how to help bring about an end to gun...
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Q&A: Kaiser Family Foundation's Drew Altman on the midterms

Nov 11, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation President and CEO Drew Altman dissects the outcomes of last week's midterm elections, including votes to expand Medicaid...
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Five Ways the Midterms Changed Healthcare

Nov 11, 2018 , RxList
Tuesday's midterm elections resulted in changes in leadership and passage or denial of ballot initiatives that have implications for healthcare...
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Five Ways the Midterms Changed Healthcare

Nov 11, 2018 , eMedicine Health
Five Ways the Midterms Changed...
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Warren Buffett-owned DaVita plunges 9% after soaring on midterm elections

Nov 09, 2018 , CNBC Health
DaVita was set to give back gains at Wall Street's open Thursday after the dialysis provider reported third-quarter earnings and revenue that missed analysts'...
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Split Decision On Health Care

Nov 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
In this episode of KHN’s “What the Health?” Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News, Margot Sanger-Katz of The New York Times, Rebecca Adams of CQ Roll Call and Joanne Kenen of Politico discuss the Trump administration’s new birth control coverage rules and the potential impact of the midterm election results on health...
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Nevada Votes No To The Tampon Tax And Yes To The Menstrual Equity Movement

Nov 09, 2018 , Forbes
At the midterm elections, Nevada became the 10th state to eliminate the “tampon tax”. Proponents of its elimination argue that feminine hygiene products are a basic need, and the tax represents a financial imposition on underserved communities and...
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Providers poised to pounce on midterm results for pharma beatdown

Nov 09, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Providers can breathe a sigh of relief as a split House and Senate likely means that most of the sweeping healthcare policy changes are off the table until 2020. Plus, they may join forces with lawmakers on a common enemy:...
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Different Takes: Democrats Can Finally Focus On Health Care Reforms; It’s Time For Other States To Expand Medicaid

Nov 09, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages focus on the impact the midterm elections will have on the health...
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Health care topped the economy as the biggest issue for voters now, here's why

Nov 08, 2018 , CNBC Health
Health care was the top issue for Americans voting in Tuesday's midterm...
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The environmental ballot measures that midterm voters backed or rejected

Nov 08, 2018 , CNN Health
Among the more than 150 statewide measures on ballots in Tuesday's midterm election were several related to climate change and the environment....
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Different Takes: GOP Incoherence On Health Law Cost Them In Midterms; Time To Shore Up The ACA

Nov 08, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Opinion writers weigh in on the health law's role in the midterm elections and other health care...
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Midterm elections buoy healthcare stocks

Nov 08, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
Insurer and hospital stocks are trading higher in the wake of the midterm elections, in which Democrats won the majority of seats in the House of Representatives and several states passed ballot initiatives to expand...
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Tilray CEO: People want the 'Berlin Wall of cannabis prohibition' in the US to topple over

Nov 08, 2018 , CNBC Health
The midterm election results are a win for the marijuana industry, according to the CEO of a prominent cannabis...
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Health concerns drive voters to back Medicaid, weed and trans rights

Nov 08, 2018 , CNN Health
Voters in 37 states had more than candidates to choose Tuesday. There were more than 150 statewide measures on ballots this midterm election and several involved health-related issues ranging from the taxes on feminine hygiene products to Medicaid expansion, to abortion access, and legalizing the recreational and medicinal use of marijuana. Based on the preliminary vote results, here's what some voters went for and what they rejected....
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