Why Is The GOP So Blind On Medicare, Healthcare, And Cures?

Opinion | Mike Huckabee
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Isn’t it time we reassess our system and focus on cost-saving cures?

CBO REMINDER: Federal Debt Is Still Soaring

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
A general view of the U.S. Capitol dome can be seen to the carriage entrance to the U.S. Senate in Washington December 11, 2014. (REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst)

77 percent of GDP by 2025

White House, Congress Strike Deal On Budget And Debt Ceiling

Daily Caller News Foundation | Juliegrace Brufke
U.S. Speaker of the House John Boehner listens as President Barack Obama hosts a bipartisan meeting of Congressional leaders in the Cabinet Room of the White House in Washington, January 13, 2015. REUTERS/Larry Downing

The deal was struck just before midnight Monday evening.

Carson Says He Would Not End Medicare, Would Provide Health Savings Alternative

Elections | Derek Draplin
Ben Carson on "Fox News Sunday. (Screenshot/Fox)

‘That’s a narrative that somebody’s putting out there to scare people.’

Miami Man Sentenced For Medicare Fraud

| Neal Earley
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‘He is one of 2,300 to be charged with Medicare Fraud since 2007’

When Big Business And Healthcare Collide: Behind The Daraprim Controversy

Opinion | Brian Joondeph

Medicare happily pays the price set by big pharma. And in turn, big pharma then pays former Congressmen turned lobbyists.

Four Healthcare Questions For The GOP Presidential Contenders

Opinion | Sally Pipes
Republican 2016 presidential candidates debate at the first official Republican presidential candidates debate of the 2016 U.S. presidential campaign in Cleveland

American voters want to know how presidential hopefuls will fix our nation’s broken healthcare system.

Medicare�s Unhappy 50th Anniversary

| David Hogberg
Obama finishes signing the bill H.R. 2 Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015, the so-called Medicare 'doc fix,' in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington

‘We’ll never know exactly how many MS or dementia patients would have been helped by therapy and never received it’

The Feds Could Have Bought These 10 Things With The $60 Billion That Medicare Wasted

Daily Caller News Foundation | Kathryn Watson
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One in five Medicare providers were using possibly ineligible addresses

Obamacare Nominee Given A Pass On MASSIVE Conflict Of Interest

Daily Caller News Foundation | Richard Pollock

‘Mr. Slavitt will need to answer a number of tough questions regarding his former employer and their relationship with the agency’

243 People Arrested For $712 Million Medicare Fraud

US | Reuters
Loretta Lynch smiles before being sworn in as new US Attorney General by Vice-President Biden at the Justice Department in Washington

‘The Department of Justice will continue our focus on preventing wrongdoing’

340B -- Another Shot Fired In The Healthcare Wars

Opinion | Peter Roff

Picking apart federal programs like Medicare and Medicaid is unwise politically and probably bad policy to boot.

Caught! Doctor Needlessly Operated On Patients In $11 MILLION Fraud

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
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“Dr. Sabit enriched himself by performing unnecessary, invasive spinal surgeries and implanting costly and unnecessary medical devices.”

Medicare Forces Hospital Visits, Wasted Over $500 Million

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton

‘The problem with Medicare pricing is that it’s not set under anything scientific’

Medicare Doctors Decide How Much Money They Make

Daily Caller News Foundation | Ethan Barton
Doctor Chiou debrides a leg wound on patient Larry Kirk in Peoria

‘This has got to have a lot of subjectivity to it’

The Medicare Recovery Audit Program Works For Taxpayers

Opinion | Andrew F. Quinlan
Seniors Rush To Register For Medicare Part D Plan Before Deadline

The least that can be done for taxpayers is to ensure that providers are not benefiting from improper payments.

Medicare Doc Fix Bill Is IPAB-Lite

Opinion | David Hogberg
Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services at the Department of Health and Human Services, testifies during a US House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, December 9, 2014. (Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

The new payment system MACR creates for Medicare is eerily similar to the IPAB model.

Medicare Actuary: $141 Billion Entitlement Reform Bill Won't Help For Long

US | Sarah Hurtubise
Seniors Rush To Register For Medicare Part D Plan Before Deadline

Senate to decide on bill next week