The number of uninsured children in the U.S. has risen significantly, according to new research from Georgetown University, calling into question why this country does not have universal health care and has not expanded Medicaid to all.
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Margaret Gough, assistant professor of sociology, presented her study on the impact of the Affordable Care Act on family formation at noon Tuesday in the Executive Dining Room.
People making $250,000 or less per year may face a tax increase after the 2018 budget was approved by the U.S. House Oct. 19 with all Republican and no Democratic votes.
Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., unveiled a new health care plan Wednesday to provide government-run health insurance nationwide. Meanwhile, the Republican Party still debates the repeal of the Affordable Health Care Act, putting millions of people’s health insurance on the line.
The California Legislature is considering a single payer health care bill that could decrease costs for state residents.
Twelve propositions that passed on California’s ballot for 2016 included legislation on education, plastic bags, marijuana, tobacco, criminal justice and taxation.