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VIDEO: Scaring Breast Cancer Patients with Health Care Reform

Last night Rachel Maddow called out a new TV ad that claims that "government control of health care could have meant that 300,000 American women with breast cancer might have died."

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The Abortion Distortion: Setting The Record–and John Boehner–Straight on the Capps Amendment

The intentional blurring of the lines in the debate over abortion in health care reform now includes a misinformation campaign by the GOP House leadership.

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Weekly Pulse: Angry Mobs Demand the Status Quo

The summer break will give healthcare reform’s opponents more time to spread fear, uncertainty, and doubt. Disinformation is already running wild.

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Conservatives Lean on Abortion to Distract from Health Care Crisis

Since “Save America’s Insurance Companies” is hardly a winning rallying cry, conservative groups are calling on their reliable foe/political friend, abortion.

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Want Insurance to Cover Your Reproductive Health Care? White House Advisor Tells Grassroots “It’s Time to Bring It.”

As various health reform bills move through House and Senate committee, coverage of reproductive health care, including but not limited to abortion care, hangs by a thread, and the drumbeat from the far right against coverage of primary reproductive health care has been growing louder. Last week, White House Advisor Tina Tchen told women’s advocates from across the country, that it will be up to the grassroots to win the campaign to cover reproductive health care.

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Hmm, instead of ‘One Less’ I’ll be one more?

I’m too old to get the HPV vaccine. Is it worth shelling out $600 for? And is it really fair that I’m considered "too old" in the first place?

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Everyone has a health care story. What’s yours?

Help us fight for health care reform! Share your story and we’ll share it on the Hill.

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Citizen “Entrapment”: Lila Rose and 21st Century Stealth Pro-Life Activism

Lila Rose’s Live Action Films uses police quality undercover equipment to record a loosely scripted conversation in which Rose and her cohorts bait Planned Parenthood employees into violating the organization’s policies. Welcome to twenty-first century stealth pro-life activism.

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Educating Ourselves about HIV: A Call From the “Underground”

Across the country, focus groups reveal that many Americans are ill-informed about HIV and AIDS, but want to know more.

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Overcoming Roadblocks to Health Care for Women

In her reader diary, Marcia Greenberger writes, “In honor of National Women’s Health Week, the Department of Health and
Human Services issued a new report explaining why the current health care system does not work for women.”

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