SCOTUS Grants Cert in King v. Burwell

In what could be very important news this afternoon regarding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA,” or more commonly called “Obamacare”), the Supreme Court of the United States announced that it was granting certiorari in the case of King v. Burwell, decided on July 22, 2014, by the United States Court of Appeals […]

Vermont Establishes Single Payer System

On May 26, 2011, Vermont Governor, Peter Shumlin, signed a bill that will establish a statewide publicly funded single-payer health care system.  The bill will create a “universal and unified health system” called “Green Mountain Care” and all of the state’s residents will be eligible for coverage. The Governor issued a written statement announcing the […]