Once More With Feeling: Advocates Press Nancy Pelosi On Including A Healthcare Public Option

It’s been declared dead before, only to be resurrected — and Democracy for America (DFA) hopes to pull that rabbit out of a hat one more time. The progressive advocacy organization is rallying supporters to push House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to include a provision for a healthcare public option in … Continue reading

It’s Almost At The Finish Line, But Amnesty International Says Health Reform Will Do Nothing For Deadly Maternal Risk

Just as President Obama and congressional Democrats could nearly see a day in sight where healthcare reform would become law, their year-long struggle hit another pothole as the legislation came under fire from a global human rights group. Amnesty International’s report, Deadly Delivery: The Maternal Health Care Crisis in the … Continue reading