Tag Archives: healthcare

States raise objections to healthcare bill

As Democrats in Washington try to pass healthcare reform, many states including Tennessee have expressed strong opposition to the current bill before Congress. States are struggling with balancing budgets as a result of the weak economy. Consequently, they oppose the current healthcare bill and the financial obligations that it would place on them. Additionally, some [...]

Health Care: A little Q&A with T.R. Reid

With the passage of Pelosicare by the House, healthcare reform continues to dominate political debate – both nationally and here at Vanderbilt.  Project Dialogue, an initiative to “involve the entire Vanderbilt community in public discourse and reflection” brought T.R. Reid, a noted journalist with the Washington Post and PBS, to deliver a lecture entitled “Rescuing [...]