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When Medicare was first conceived in the early 1960s, the public was deeply divided and similar warnings were voiced. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Representatives from the United Way of the Adirondack Region Inc. recently announced that more than 5,000 residents have saved more than $543,000 on their prescription medications due to the organization’s partnership with FamilyWize... Read more

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We’re encouraged to see state governments across the country attempting to address health care costs with policies protecting patients from surprise bills. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Two Warren County supervisors spent time in Washington, D.C., last week advocating for improved broadband and cell coverage — and boosted funding for ambulance services — in the rural areas of the county. Read more

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The midterm elections, which saw Democrats win the House and Republicans expand their Senate majority, will govern the details underpinning health care for at least the next two years. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Warren County’s 2019 budget as amended this last week calls for a increase in the tax levy of about 2.5 percent, according to county Budget Officer Frank Thomas. Read more

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America’s convoluted payment/insurance system is why our per capita healthcare costs far exceed any other developed country, with worse health outcomes. Read more

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Regarding our increase in our national debt: Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | More than any other issue, health care has animated the national and local political landscape during the midterm election cycle. Read more

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Perhaps you have seen the lawn signs around that say, “Save Medicare, Save Social Security, Vote Democratic,” and thought, “Yeah, right. A scare tactic.” Read more

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Let’s create a society that benefits only really rich people. Read more

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We need the press to do its job and both fact check and hold accountable those in positions of power and authority when they make misleading statements intended to confuse the public and when they lie—blatantly lie—to the people. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Candidates running for New York’s 21st Congressional District met for the first time on a debate stage Tuesday. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Dr. Lynn Kahn just wants her shot. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Home health appears to be taking off in Essex County. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Candidates are refining their health care pitches in the waning days of the race for New York’s 21st Congressional District. Read more

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Although it is not illegal to not reside, now or ever, in the congressional district that you represent, I find it ironic to see the (R-Willsboro) after Rep. Stefanik’s name. Read more

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We all know that many prescription medications cost too much. Read more

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GLENS FALLS | Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) isn’t holding back on criticism of her Democratic opponent. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Tedra Cobb said her approach to campaigning is the same as it was when she entered the race 14 months ago: Read more

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