Health Care Reform and American Politics

The Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act Signed By President Obama In March 2010 Is A Landmark In U.S Social Legislation, And The Supreme Court S Recent Decision Upholding The Act Has Ensured That It Will Remain The Law Of The Land The New Law Extends Health Insurance To Nearly All Americans, Fulfilling A Century Long Quest And Bringing The United States To Parity With Other Industrial Nations Affordable Care Aims To Control Rapidly Rising Health Care Costs And Promises To Make The United States Equal, Reversing Four Decades Of Rising Disparities Between The Very Rich And Everyone Else Millions Of People Of Modest Means Will Gain New Benefits And Protections From Insurance Company Abuses And The Tab Will Be Paid By Privileged Corporations And The Very Rich How Did Such A Bold Reform Effort Pass In A Polity Wracked By Partisan Divisions And Intense Lobbying By Special Interests What Does Affordable Care Mean And What Comes Next In This Updated Edition Of Health Care Reform And American Politics What Everyone Needs To Know R , Lawrence R Jacobs And Theda Skocpol Two Of The Nation S Leading Experts On Politics And Health Care Policy Provide A Concise And Accessible Overview They Explain The Political Battles Of 2009 And 2010, Highlighting White House Strategies, The Deals Democrats Cut With Interest Groups, And The Impact Of Agitation By Tea Partiers And Progressives Jacobs And Skocpol Spell Out What The New Law Can Do For Everyday Americans, What It Will Cost, And Who Will Pay In A New Section, They Also Analyze The Impact The Supreme Court Ruling That Upheld The Law Above All, They Explain What Comes Next, As Critical Yet Often Behind The Scenes Battles Rage Over Implementing Reform Nationally And In The Fifty States Affordable Care Still Faces Challenges At The State Level Despite The Court Ruling But, Like Social Security And Medicare, It Could Also Gain Strength And Popularity As The Majority Of Americans Learn What It Can Do For Them What Everyone Needs To Know R Is A Registered Trademark Of Oxford University PressHealth Care Reform and American Politics

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  • Paperback
  • 221 pages
  • Health Care Reform and American Politics
  • Lawrence R. Jacobs
  • English
  • 15 March 2017
  • 0199976139

10 thoughts on “Health Care Reform and American Politics

  1. says:

    This books is divided into three parts The first part discusses how the Affordable Health Care law was made into law It confirmed my belief that President Obama has been a masterful politician in using the system to accomplish what he feels is right Rather than being aloof and above the system, he was in there using it He will go down in history along with LBJ ...

  2. says:

    This book helped me get a firmer grasp on the details of the ACA why now, how it was passed, how it relates to partisan politics, who benefits from reform, how we pay for it, and further difficulties in implementing reform I recommend this book t...

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    362.10973 J173 2016

  4. says:

    Second chapter is a very well organized and clear presentation of the stakeholders involved while the legislation was being crafted, how they were involved, and what concessions were made to secure their support Would work very well...

  5. says:

    I thought this was a fantastic rendering of just what happened with the Affordable Care Act I mean, I was there and I still didn t know Health Care Policy can be difficult but this book really made it accessible And to be clear, Health Care Policy affects us all.

  6. says:

    Very solid and fairly non biased appraisal of the 2010 healthcare reform legislation, as well as a run down of the politics and process that produced it, and what challenges remain as it transitions from the legislative the to the administration phase.

  7. says:

    I did not know too much about how the ACA was passed, so this book gave a good overview of that However, I think the authors were biased and did not do a good job of hiding that and presenting a Just the facts account.

  8. says:

    I recommend this book if your looking for a great narration of the good not so good actions of government in Washington This is a no spin book.

  9. says:

    I liked this book It made me understand the process behind the healthcare reform I almost never rate non fiction books higher Except for biographies.

  10. says:

    Good overview of the origins and passage of Obamacare.

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