Byron Dorgan

In the coming weeks, we will hear a lot about the budget, the deficit and the need to make hard choices when it comes to federal funding. I agree with that. But the choices also have to be smart choices....

11/16/12
Nancy Pelosi

“If you knew the conditions and circumstances…you would do all you could to remedy them.” These were the words written by Dr. Susan La Flesche Picotte—the first Native American woman to earn a medical degree—in 1907....

11/2/12
John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives

In recent months, my role as Speaker of the House has allowed me to travel much of our great nation—including Indian country—and talk to Americans of all walks of life. Wherever I go, conversation quickly turns to jobs and the state of the economy....

10/25/12
Mark Trahant
10/22/12
Florida would be the ideal setting for a debate that remains unscheduled. Namely, what to do about health care, entitlement spending, and the demographic imbalances?...
Mark Trahant
10/2/12
There is one public health “system” in the United States. Its cost per patient is lower than the rest of the country...
Mark Trahant
10/2/12
Someone at the University of Denver has a great sense of humor. As part of the school’s debate event series, there was a showing Monday night of the 1964 comedy, Dr...
Harold Monteau

Let’s dispel a myth circulating in Indian country: Indians and Indian tribes are not prevented from taking advantage of the benefits of the Patient Protection and Aff...

8/27/12
Mark Trahant

The entire debate over ObamaCare” is now fundamentally different. It’s the law of the land that has been upheld by the Supreme Court....

6/28/12
Kimberly Yellow Robe

Medicare is an important benefit—if you have this card, you will want to consider participating in the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Program....

12/7/11
Peter J. Pitts

President Obama recently gave a speech outlining a framework for reducing the federal debt by $4 trillion over the next 12 years. There are many questions about the president’s budget plans.

But the most urgent one is: Why has he declared war on health-care innovation?...

5/13/11

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