Some Political Issues around Health Should be Settling Now

Ideas and Issues Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSPearl River     Yes, we’re all tired of hearing about covid-19 and our powerlessness to protect ourselves, our federal government’s incompetence, our local government’s uncertainty, and the general chaos.  On the other hand, perhaps the virus this time is teaching that this is a parade without …

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Nonprofit Hospitals Are “Confused” About Charity and Profits

ACORN ACORN International Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSSNew Orleans       Over the last several years, ACORN International and the Labor Neighbor Research & Training Center have been collecting and analyzing the IRS 990 forms filed by tax exempt, nonprofit hospitals in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas.  This is a project driven by our …

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Healthcare and Taxes May Prove How Big a Political Issue Taking Things Away May Become

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Indianapolis  There’s a funny thing that happened to the Republicans as they tried to take away the healthcare guarantees embedded in the Affordable Care Act for all Americas: they made it more popular! The message they missed from citizens and voters is that they may have wanted improvements in the pricing, coverage, and general package, …

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