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MBTAAnalysis: A look inside the MBTA

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The MBTA shuttles over a million passengers a day around Greater…

The Clock is Ticking.......

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The clock is ticking towards December 30, 2017.  As part of…

Pioneer Experts Offer Contrasting Prescriptions For MA Healthcare

BOSTON - New policy briefs from Josh Archambault and Barbara Anthony, two senior fellows in healthcare at Pioneer Institute, offer differing prescriptions for how Massachusetts should navigate uncertainty in the healthcare market, as Congress debates the fate of the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA).

Will ACA Cause Rate Shock in Massachusetts? It Appears So, Small Biz To See Premiums Rise Up to 97%

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Conventional wisdom has held that the ACA impact on Massachusetts…

Untold Story of Small Biz Delay under ACA, Just Déjà Vu from Massachusetts

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The revelation that the Obama Administration will delay the roll…

Beware of Mitt, say Bay State conservatives

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http://www.salon.com/2011/12/31/beware_of_mitt_say_bay_state_conservatives/singleton/ Mitt…

The Great Experiment

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The Great Experiment: The States, the Feds, and Your Healthcare…

STUDY: Obamacare tax to hit middle class in Massachusetts

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While the Affordable Care Act might have taken its inspiration and ideas from the groundbreaking 2006 health care reform law in Massachusetts, the Bay State will not be exempt from some of the costs associated with the federal law.

Big ACA Middle-Class Tax Increase in Mass, $87K for Small Biz Employee

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Pioneer is releasing a new brief estimating the impact of…

ACA Impact on Mass, Part 1: Low-income Residents will Pay More for Healthcare and Insurance

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Affordability/ Subsidy levels for Low-income: How much will individuals…

ObamaCare more taxing than RomneyCare? Laws' differences debated

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http://www.foxnews.com/politics/2012/07/09/obamacare-more-taxing-than-romneycare-two-laws-differences-debated/ President…

Spinning the Supreme Court’s healthcare decision

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http://www.cjr.org/united_states_project/spinning_the_supreme_courts_he.php?page=all In…

Column: Supreme Court issues another head-scratching decision

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http://www.eagletribune.com/opinion/x1483813422/Column-Supreme-Court-issues-another-head-scratching-decision In…

Control of costs a test for overhaul

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http://www.boston.com/news/local/massachusetts/articles/2012/07/01/court_approval_of_health_law_sets_national_stage_for_the_cost_limits_that_massachusetts_is_seeking/?page=3 Just…

Hospital leaders see little impact in Mass. from high-court ruling

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http://www.sentinelandenterprise.com/local/ci_20971016/hospital-leaders-see-little-impact-mass-from-high While…

Previous rulings stir skepticism of Supreme Court's ability to resolve major issues

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http://www.salemnews.com/opinion/x1058723505/Previous-rulings-stir-skepticism-of-Supreme-Courts-ability-to-resolve-major-issues I’d…

Supreme Court ruling also seen as win for Mass.

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http://www.businessweek.com/ap/2012-06-28/supreme-court-ruling-also-seen-as-win-for-mass-dot BOSTON…

The Supreme Court Ruling on Obamacare: 16 Experts Weigh in

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http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-bloggers/2900718/posts It’s…

Viewpoints: Wis. Vote Cements Walker Plan To Raise State Workers' Health Costs; Treating Addiction; Obama's Silence On Insurance Mandate

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http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Daily-Reports/2012/June/06/wed-opinions.aspx Chicago…

Video Friday

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http://insureblog.blogspot.ie/2012/06/video-friday.html Cato's…

Debra J. Saunders: On Pelosi and Obamacare

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http://www.dailynews.com/opinions/ci_20750951/debra-j-saunders-pelosi-and-obamacare House…

Massachusetts Plans to Squeeze Doctors to Control Health Care Costs

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http://www.redstate.com/tex_whitley/2012/05/31/massachusetts-plans-to-squeeze-doctors-to-control-health-care-costs/ On…

On Birthday 6, Reflections on “RomneyCare”

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http://www.boston.com/lifestyle/health/health_stew/2012/04/on_birthday_6_reflections_on_r.html Prior…

Viewpoints: Obama's 'Diatribe' On Ryan Budget; President 'Recovers' On Statements About The Court; Other Health Care Mandates

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http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Daily-Reports/2012/April/04/wed-opinions.aspx The…

Mass. Keeps Close Eye On Supreme Court Health Care Hearings

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http://www.wbur.org/2012/03/29/mass-scotus-health BOSTON —…

Why Romneycare outdoes Obamacare

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http://www.heraldnet.com/article/20120327/OPINION04/703279967 President…

The Other Federal Takeover

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http://www.cato.org/blog/other-federal-takeover Right now…

STERGIOS and ARCHAMBAULT: The way forward post-Obamacare

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http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2012/mar/26/the-way-forward-post-obamacare/?page=all#pagebreak The…

Policy prescription: States' fights

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http://triblive.com/x/pittsburghtrib/opinion/apageofbooks/s_788030.html#axzz2NcwhEhqG If…