Monday President Trump signed a bill ensuring that a victims’ compensation fund helping those impacted by the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks never runs out of money, ending years of legislative gridlock as the number of first responders dying of Ground Zero-related illnesses mounted.
Doctors are challenging federal immigration policies that they say treat illegal immigrants like criminal felons, including shackling them to beds, or pressuring doctors to release them early for detention or deportation.
President Donald Trump is reportedly ready to release an executive order to mandate the disclosure of healthcare prices in an industry that’s used to conducting its business in private, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Saturday Pope Francis said that abortion can never be condoned, even when the fetus is gravely sick or likely to die, and urged doctors and priests to support families to carry such pregnancies to term.
Pushing everyone onto a government-run healthcare system such as the Medicare-for-all plan many 2020 Democratic candidates want is a move that’s “too far to the left,” Rep. Seth Moulton, a candidate and veteran of the Iraq War said Friday while relating the care he’s received through the Department of Veterans’ Affairs.
Medicare-for-all proposal is ‘stunning’, will end private insurance with feds taking over: GOP Congressman
Those in Congress won’t have to sign up, they will exempt themselves. Texas GOP Congressman Michael Burgess says the Medicare-for-all policy proposed by some Democrats is “absolutely stunning” and will mean the end of private insurance.
Tuesday a US judge in Oregon he intends to at least partially block a rule change by President Donald Trump’s administration that could cut off federal funding for providers who refer patients for an abortion, though the scope of his decision remains to be seen.
Continue reading →
U.S. border agents have seized around 1 million pounds of pork from China, a spokesman for the agency said on Friday, over suspicions that it might contain African swine flu disease which has hit Chinese pork output.
Friday the U.S. Army’s top leadership vowed to renegotiate its housing contracts with private real estate firms, test tens of thousands of homes for toxins and hold its own commanders responsible for protecting Army base residents from dangerous homes.