Update: I was in error. As wise readers alerted me, the ordinance discussed in the original post below applies to all of Houston, not just the central business ...Read More
As the Supreme Court took up the Affordable Care Act this week, the Texas congressional delegation did its best to save us from a lifetime of tyranny.
The Texas Republican congressional delegation has always put the health of Texans first, as evidenced by its consistent opposition to expanding the Children’s...Read More
The debate over President Obama’s health care reform law, argued before the U.S. Supreme Court this week, touches all kinds of complex concepts and fancy jarg...Read More
Every Saturday morning at six, Sheila’s television comes on. She listens to it as she dresses, and then she drives to the Planned Parenthood building off I-45...Read More
Until recently most Texans had probably never heard of the Women’s Health Program. It was one of those out-of-the-way, good-government programs that consumes ...Read More
The painful decision to terminate a pregnancy is now—thanks to Texas' harsh new law—just the beginning of the torment.
After learning a molecular flaw wouldn't allow her son's body to develop correctly, writer Carolyn Jones faced the personal politics of Texas' sonogram law....Read More
A new Medicaid outsourcing scheme is putting independent pharmacies out of business, while out-of-state companies reap the benefits.
On March 1, Texas ushered in a bold new system to repay pharmacies for their Medicaid customers’ prescriptions. Used to be, Texas reimbursed all pharmacies at...Read More