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Interviews

Lanhee Chen On The Hugh Hewitt Show

interview with Lanhee J. Chenvia Stitcher
Monday, March 20, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Lanhee Chen discusses the Gorsuch hearings and the health care debate as well as James Comey's testimony.

Analysis and Commentary

Thoughts On The Republican Health Insurance Reform

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Monday, March 20, 2017

I've held back on commenting in a big-picture sense on the Republicans' plan for repealing and replacing Obamacare. I've found comments by Megan McArdle, Peter Suderman, co-blogger Scott Sumner, and Steven Landsburg, among others, useful. They've tended to focus on many of the negative aspects of the plan.

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The Health Care Conundrum

by Richard A. Epsteinvia Defining Ideas (Hoover Institution)
Monday, March 20, 2017

Efforts to dismantle Obamacare will fail unless the GOP makes the system more efficient. 

Interviews

John Cochrane: The Conservative Conscience With Daniel Horowitz

interview with John H. Cochrane via Libsyn
Thursday, March 16, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow John Cochrane talks about the replacement for Obamacare and his plan for free markets to deal with pre-existing conditions through the issuance of health-status insurance.  

In the News

The Medicaid Expansion's Forgotten Flaw

quoting Charles Blahousvia Daily Beast
Sunday, March 19, 2017

Republicans in Congress have become ensnared in a politically tough battle over what to do with Medicaid, but they may want to look at this one detail.

Interviews

Charles Blahous On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Charles Blahousvia The John Batchelor Show
Friday, March 17, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Charles Blahous discusses his Wall Street Journal article "How To Repair ObamaCare’s Fiscal Damage."

Analysis and Commentary

A Choice

by Lanhee J. Chenvia Townhall
Friday, March 17, 2017

Liberals and many voices in elite media have touted the recent Congressional Budget Office analysis of the House Republican bill to repeal and replace Obamacare as a reason to oppose it.

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How To Repair ObamaCare’s Fiscal Damage

by Charles Blahousvia Wall Street Journal
Thursday, March 16, 2017

Repealing the Affordable Care Act could reduce the federal deficit as much as $1 trillion over a decade.

Analysis and Commentary

When You Lose Something You Don't Want, Is That Really A Loss?

by David R. Hendersonvia EconLog
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

One of the big findings in the recent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report on the Republican health proposal is that by 2018, about 14 million people who would have had health insurance will lose it.

Interviews

Charles Blahous On The John Batchelor Show

interview with Charles Blahousvia The John Batchelor Show
Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Hoover Institution fellow Charles Blahous discusses his Economics 21 article "Why Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion Needs to be Fixed."

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Health Care Policy Working Group


The Working Group on Health Care Policy devises public policies that enable more Americans to get better value for their health care dollar and foster appropriate innovations that will extend and improve life.