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Surge in Medicare Advantage Sign-Ups Confounds Expectations

February 17, 2016

Five years into Medicare spending cuts that were supposed to devastate private Medicare options for older Americans, enrollment in private insurance plans through Medicare has shot up by more than 50 percent, confounding experts and partisans alike and providing possible lessons for the Affordable Care Act’s insurance exchanges. Read More

Drug Industry Launches Ad Campaign Aimed at Lawmakers

February 9, 2016

The pharmaceutical industry, under fire this election season for rising drug prices, is ramping up a new advertising campaign designed to improve its reputation with lawmakers as it lobbies against any effort to rein in prescription costs. Read More