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Slamming Hospitals

Tuesday, August 11, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey Health “reform” would be a body blow to New York: The city is the nation’s hospital capital — and the legislation being rushed through Congress…

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Deadly Doctors

Friday, July 24, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey The health bills coming out of Congress would put the decisions about your care in the hands of presidential appointees. They’d decide what plans cover,…

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Assault on Seniors

Thursday, July 23, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey Since Medicare was established in 1965, access to care has enabled older Americans to avoid becoming disabled and languishing in nursing homes. But legislation now…

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O’s Broken Promises

Friday, July 17, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey President Obama promises that “if you like your health plan, you can keep it,” even after he reforms our health-care system. That’s untrue. The bills…

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Messing with Coverage

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey Sen. Edward Kennedy’s health proposal, the Affordable Health Choices Act, is now being marked up in committee, a first step toward a vote. Critics are…


Don’t Vilify Physicians In the Name of Reform

Friday, June 19, 2009

Letter to The New York Times June 19, 2009 Dear Editor, Your editorial unfairly blames “profligate physician behavior” for high medical spending in the United States. Contrary to…

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Dissecting the Kennedy Health Bill

Friday, June 19, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey Last September Sen. Barack Obama promised that under his healthcare proposal “you’ll be able to get the same kind of coverage that members of Congress…

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Downgrading Medical Care

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey The health proposals taking shape in the nation’s capital intend to do more than help the uninsured. The changes will affect everyone. Politicians have promised…

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Obama’s Voodoo Health Economics

Friday, June 5, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey On Monday President Barack Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers released a report called “The Economic Case for Health Care Reform.” The report argues that Americans…


The Legislation That Could Force You To Undergo ‘Cost-Effective’ Treatment

Friday, May 15, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey President Obama pledges to provide health insurance for 46 million uninsured people and, at the same time, restrain the nation’s total health spending. Covering the…

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The Attack on Doctor’s Hippocratic Oath

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey Patients count on their doctor to do whatever is possible to treat their illness. That is the promise doctors make by taking the Hippocratic Oath….


What’s in the Stimulus Bill

Monday, February 9, 2009

By Betsy McCaughey Republican Senators are questioning whether President Barack Obama’s stimulus bill contains the right mix of tax breaks and cash infusions to jump-start the economy. Tragically,…