Archive for the ‘Health Care’ Category

Rollouts R Rocky

There is one lesson from the first chapters of Genesis that should have significance for legislators struggling with the expansion of Medicaid in Virginia. The story goes that God created Adam and Eve and put them in a marvelous garden, where they should have been happy. Yet these perfect people in the marvelous garden responded […]

Medicaid extension is needed in Virginia

It is in my mind like first putting out the fire and then getting the appraisers and electricians and architects in to see what you need to do to fix the faulty wiring.

Why I am pro-choice

The most emotionally powerful fiction in politics today is that pro-choice is the opposite of pro-life. These positions are not opposites. They are different, but not on the same continuum. Pro-life is a choice. Pro-choice advocates respect an individual woman’s decision to have her baby – even if she can’t afford it, if she is […]