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Sally Pipes
Sally Pipes
President & CEO, Pacific Research Institute

Now it’s up to the voters to strike down Obamacare

A very splintered Supreme Court has upheld Obamacare, almost in its entirety. One small provision --- which would have allowed the feds to withdraw the funding they give states for their Medicaid programs if they declined to expand them --- was rejected.

Debate over eye drugs shows importance of patient choice

3:58 PM 05/25/2012

Macular degeneration is a common cause of blindness in older populations and a debilitating condition that affected my own mother later in life. Regulators around the world continue to debate whether Lucentis or Avastin, a drug developed to treat cancer, should be the preferred treatment for patients suffering from wet age-related macular degeneration, or AMD.