Healthcare


This Bill Would Give Paid Sick Leave and Hazard Pay to Healthcare Workers
This Bill Would Give Paid Sick Leave and Hazard Pay to Healthcare Workers

Healthcare workers support DEM-sponsored bill, citing need for better health care, paid time off in wake of pandemic.

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The GOP Wants to Repeal the ACA During a Pandemic. Democrats Are Trying to Expand Coverage.

If the Affordable Care Act is struck down, tens of millions of Americans would lose coverage and protections for pre-existing conditions.

Protesters and Police at Vos’ House
Protesters and Police at Vos’ House

Vos falsely blamed COVID surge on immigrants, angering many.

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I’m a Former VP at Cigna. Health Insurers Are No Friend to Racial Equity.

As a former health insurance executive who oversaw corporate communications, I know first-hand that these recent carefully crafted commitments to racial justice are designed to paper over a shameful truth.

Part Two: Systemic Racism In Healthcare
Part Two: Systemic Racism In Health Care

Decades of ignoring this reality proves deadly for Black patients.

Hospitals to Receive $40 Million in Federal Funds for COVID-Related Lost Revenue, Expenses
Hospitals to Receive $40 Million for COVID-Related Lost Revenue

Hospitals can expect to start receiving payments by second week in July.

Evers and Barnes Demand The GOP Stop Holding Healthcare Fixes Hostage
Evers and Barnes Demand WI GOP, Trump Stop Holding Healthcare Fixes Hostage

Evers, Barnes say progress hindered by Trump to state-level GOP leaders.