Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ) is a Congressman to watch if one is interested in health policy. He is the chairman of the House Energy and Commerce committee. This is a key healthcare committee. He introduced HR 5155 last Congress that was a pragmatic set of tweaks and fixed to the Affordable Care Act. His bill is […]
About David Anderson
I'm a research associate at Duke University Margolis Center. I used to be Richard Mayhew, a mid-level bureaucrat at UPMC Health Plan. I started writing here and have not found a reason to stop.
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Austin Frakt and Aaron Carroll at the New York Times Upshot lay out the ten different Medicare for (SOMETHING) plans that are floating out there. They illuminate the trade-offs. They show the choices that the different plans are making. And then they bring in an expert panel of some of the best health policy and […]
Breaking news: The North Carolina board of elections called for a new election in North Carolina's 9th congressional district after examining evidence of absentee ballot fraud on behalf of GOP candidate. The vote was unanimous. — Sam Levine (@srl) February 21, 2019 Who is making book as to when the first criminal charges are filed?
New Mexico is fascinating right now on the health policy front. They are going big: United States of Care applauds the passage of New Mexico’s Medicaid Buy-in Act out of the State House HHS Committee and the State Senate Public Affairs Committee!https://t.co/Nut0YqCl5m — United States of Care (@USofCare) February 15, 2019 New Mexico has been […]
Let’s celebrate something good this week. It could be small. It could be big. Just make sure it is something good. For me, I’ve become an uncle again. I have two absolutely amazing new nephews. Their big brother is adjusting to the trauma of not being an only child. If everything works out well, I’ll […]