Archive: Arjun Parasher
So what message has Massachusetts conveyed with the election of Scott Brown? Americans, particularly independent voters, desire a bipartisan solution.
By Arjun Parasher | January 22, 2010; 11:32 AM ET | Comments (0)
While this compromise has produced a bill that leaves both liberals and conservatives wanting, no single bill would ever have done everything for everyone.
By Arjun Parasher | December 22, 2009; 02:17 PM ET | Comments (0)
Health care costs are soaring - bankrupting patients, providers, employers, and taxpayers alike. Since 1999, employer-sponsored insurance premiums have risen by 131 percent. Spending on Medicare and Medicaid, which already consumes 21% of the federal budget, will double in the...
By Arjun Parasher | November 2, 2009; 10:51 PM ET | Comments (0)
Health insurance exchanges should be open to all Americans, increasing choice, encouraging competition and reducing costs.
By Arjun Parasher | October 19, 2009; 11:34 PM ET | Comments (0)
In hopes of extinguishing concerns of a government takeover and reducing the political risk for moderate senators, health-care co-ops have emerged as a compromise solution to the highly-contested public option.
By Arjun Parasher | August 23, 2009; 11:45 PM ET | Comments (1)