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AP fact check: Trump’s follies on immigration, health care – PBS NewsHour

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump stretched the truth on various fronts at his Wisconsin rally and in weekend remarks, asserting that an immigration plan to send migrants illegally in the country to sanctuary cities had begun when it hadn’t. He also claimed credit for jobs he didn’t create, exaggerated his record on health care and… Read More »

Why Hospitals Should Fear Blue Cross Primary Care Centers

In this photo taken Wednesday, July 17, 2013, Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina employees help potential customers outside a trailer at the downtown farmer’s market in Raleigh, N.C. North Carolina’s largest health insurer is visiting fairs and ASSOCIATED PRESS As if hospitals and health systems didn’t have enough emerging threats with big well… Read More »

As renewed debate over health care reform begins to simmer in Washington, can journalists give the topic the attention it needs?

Dec. 14th’s lower court ruling that the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is unconstitutional has again thrust health care back on the national agenda. It also gives journalists a chance to redeem themselves from what I have argued has been poor news coverage that helped fuel the public backlash against the law from the beginning. A lot… Read More »