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America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. This quote is attributed to Abraham Lincoln. Read more

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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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The Vermont House Health Care Committee has brought out a bill (H.524) that at best has nothing to recommend it, and at worst, would make Vermont’s health care situation worse for thousands of innocent people. 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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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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PLATTSBURGH | The House passed a pair of bills this week designed to boost transparency in prescription drug purchasing. 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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Your Aug. 11 article about the “skimpy” health care plans now allowed by President Trump’s executive order described them too positively. Read more

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“Overcharged: Why Americans Pay Too Much for Health Care” is a fast-paced 435-page trip through the underbelly of the health care industry, the policies that shape it, and their often undesirable and overly costly results. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | The Trump administration last week issued new insurance rules that will allow patients to purchase health care plans originally designed for short-term use. Read more

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ALBANY | Tedra Cobb says she began to be teased for talking up her formidable volunteer operation as she headed into the final stretch of last week’s congressional primary contest. Read more

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QUEENSBURY | Hudson Headwaters was heading towards an iceberg following the pending expiration of a Affordable Care Act-related funding stream for community health centers. Read more

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SARATOGA SPRINGS | Health care continues to animate candidates as they hurdle towards the finish line in a hard-fought Democratic primary contest for New York’s 21st Congressional District. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Democratic congressional candidate Tedra Cobb has been formally endorsed by the progressive grassroots organization Indivisible. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Each of the candidates seeking to take on Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) in this fall’s midterm elections supports a universal health care system. Read more

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SCHROON LAKE | The rising cost of prescription drug prices occupied prominent real estate in a pair of town halls held by Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) last week. Read more

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MORIAH | There were no protesters, fiery exchanges and barely a raised voice at Rep. Elise Stefanik’s forum in Moriah on Friday. Read more

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The House and Senate health care committee chairs in Montpelier are pondering new adventures in health care policy for 2018. High on their list is a Vermont individual insurance mandate. Read more

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WASHINGTON, D.C. | She came, she listened, she answered, she comforted — over the phone. Read more

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