Health & Human Services

California Wants the Same Drug Discount That Veterans Get

Big pharma is spending big to keep voters from passing a first-in-nation law that's meant to cut the soaring cost of prescription drugs.

Colorado Could Strengthen Aid-in-Dying Movement

The right to die has been slow to gain momentum. In November, voters could defy the odds and make Colorado the next state to legalize physician-assisted suicide.

On Medicaid, States Won't Take Feds' No for an Answer

Even though the federal government has repeatedly rejected certain health-care requests, many Republican-led states keep asking for them.

Welfare and the Underappreciated Value of Long-Term Thinking

A new approach asks recipients to look past short-term work and instead focus on making choices that will improve the rest of their lives.

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