The Monkey Cage: Health Care


Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 03/28/2014

‘Over The Top’: The week in one song

ACA enrollment hits a milestone.

By Christopher Federico  |  03:49 PM ET, 03/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Health Care, The Week in One Song

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 02/14/2014

Do Republican presidents produce higher infant mortality rates?

New research finds a correlation between the president’s party and infant mortality.

By John Sides  |  08:00 AM ET, 02/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Health Care

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 11/16/2013

The week in one song: ‘Promises Promises’

A young Billy Idol comments on the ACA’s latest travails.

By Christopher Federico  |  08:00 AM ET, 11/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act, Health Care, Obamacare

Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 11/11/2013

Where’s that Team of Rivals?

A competitive “team of rivals” advising structure might work - but it is hard to keep one going.

By Andrew Rudalevige  |  09:00 AM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  advising, Health Care, Presidency, White House staff

Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 10/26/2013

The week in one song: ‘Call the Doctor’

But whatever you do, don’t try to use the Web site.

By  |  08:02 AM ET, 10/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act, Health Care, Obamacare

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 10/24/2013

Our health-care system is like Coca Cola

The amount we pay for our private health care system is equivalent to a high tax rate

By Andrew Gelman  |  10:02 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Health Care, Taxes

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Red States create red tape for Medicaid

How easy or hard it is to enroll in Medicaid depends on which party controls the state government.

By John Sides  |  07:02 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Health Care

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 09/27/2013

It’s really ‘Democratic Care,’ not ‘Obamacare’

“Obamacare” is less about what Obama wanted, and more about what the Democratic Party wanted.

By David Karol  |  11:02 AM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Affordable Care Act, Democratic Party, Health Care, Obama, Obamacare