During the past two weeks, a couple dozen residents of the Quincy Veterans home in Illinois have contracted Legionnaire’s disease and four have died. During this same period, six inmates at California’s San Quentin prison have been diagnosed with the infection, and several dozen more with suggestive symptoms are under observation.
Republican Sen. Dean Heller will introduce legislation to repeal Obamacare's so-called Cadillac tax after Congress resumes, National Journal has learned, and the fight to get rid of the tax will begin in the Senate.
“Carly Fiorina will probably regret her push for vaccine ‘choice,’” predicted a Washington Post headline last week, referring to statements she made while campaigning in Iowa for the GOP presidential nomination.
When lawmakers return from summer break on Monday, they'll have less than a month to solve two huge problems that have vexed the Legislature for decades -- fixing California's crumbling roads and funding health care for the poor.
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.