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Despite numerous similarities, even ‘Romneycare’ can’t escape ‘Obamacare,’ writes Kate Nocera, citing a wealth of differences — many tiny — between the two plans. Read more
As our health spending crisis escalates and our population ages, Medicare is taking the spotlight, and could well become the most important health story of the 2012 election. Read more
The Congressional Budget Office comes under fire from Republicans on the issues of financial regulation, health care, small-business lending and efforts to aid the housing market. Read more