Affordable Care Act

Private Health Insurance Will Not Fix Health Care Problems

Mark Stabile | Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Politics
Mark Stabile

There is evidence that physicians shift their time to the private system resulting in fewer publicly funded services. And there is evidence that the cases left in the public system are most complicated and costly. But there is little evidence that wait times in the public system go down.

Obamacare Website Crashes: Blame Canada?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.10.2013 | Canada Business

A Montreal-based information technology giant has found itself in the middle of an uproar over glitches in the newly-launched Obamacare website, with ...

Republicans Are Like Toddlers

Darlena Cunha | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Darlena Cunha

Government shutdown? You can blame Obama. Sure. Many people do. There's a whole meme about it that I see daily. Thanks, Obama. You can blame the Affo...

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CP | Andrew Taylor, The Associated Press | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada

WASHINGTON - Congress hung "Closed" signs on a big swath of the government Tuesday and sent home 800,000 workers in what President Barack Obama labele...

Obama Threatens To Veto GOP Plan

CP | Jim Kuhnhenn, The Associated Press | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada Politics

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama ramped up pressure on Republicans Monday to avoid a post-midnight government shutdown, saying that failure to pass...

What Basketball Can Teach Us About Obamacare

Andrew Boozary | Posted 09.29.2012 | Canada Politics
Andrew Boozary

Woody Allen once said that basketball transports us to a primitive place for higher learning. The loose arrangement of strangers balling on public pavement illustrates many of the ivory tower's arguments surrounding health insurance. We can try breaking it down like this...