Just DeWitt – Louisiana 6th District Congressional Race

Justin DeWitt is running for Congress in LA 6th District. Sulphur, LA native, Justin DeWitt is new to politics. Like millions of Americans in an age of unprecedented corruption in the halls of power in Washington, DC, he is frustrated. The regular tax-paying Americans around him are being ignored while Republican members of Congress like…

Why Single Payer? 18 Years in the System

“You’re born, you get Medicare. The end.” –Jim Hightower, at Saturday’s Healthcare Rally I’ve had a number of people ask me why I support Single Payer over other forms of Universal Coverage. The answer encompasses both practical and ideological reasons. First, let’s clear something up: Single Payer =/= socialized medicine. There are forms of Single…

Prescription For a Sick System: Dr. Kathie Allen on Healthcare

In this special op-ed by invitation, former Democratic candidate for Congress in Utah’s 3rd congressional district and current candidate for Utah State Senate District 8, Dr. Kathie Allen shares her personal experience as a practicing physician on the American health care system. Op-Ed: Reflections Upon Healthcare Reform from a Family Physician By Kathie Allen, M.D….