The Treasury Department begins to unload AIG stock, new doctor incentives for keeping patients healthy, elections in France and Greece and the implications back home and Obama is done ”evolving” on the gay marriage issue. This and more in this week’s Week in Pictures.
House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo, right, looks on as Steven Walsh, chairman of the Joint Committee on Health Care Financing, speaks about the health care legislation introduced by DeLeo and the House at the Statehouse in Boston, Friday, May 4, 2012. House leaders unveiled a health care payment bill they say will lower family premiums by nearly $2,000 annually over the next five years. The bill detailed Friday is designed to cut waste and duplication from the health care system while rewarding doctors and hospitals for keeping patients healthy instead of paying them for each operation or service they provide. (AP Photo/Stephan Savoia)
Flags of the German insurer Allianz SE wave prior to the company’s annual shareholders meeting in Munich, Germany, Wednesday, May 9, 2012. Insurance company Allianz SE says net profits shot up more than 50 percent in the first quarter compared to a year ago. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Dr. Tina Stoner, an Air Force dentist, treats an unidentified patient in a makeshift clinic in Hayneville, Ala., on Tuesday, May 8, 2012. A military program to provide health care in some of the South’s poorest communities has care for more than 12,000 people in less than two weeks, helping fill a health care gap in Alabama’s Black Belt region. (AP Photo/Jay Reeves)