If the President Wants Cleaner, Safer Gas and Oil, Give Consumers Knowledge and Power

By: Thursday February 14, 2013 5:55 pm

It was a relief to hear more than a passing reference to climate change in President Obama’s State of the Union Speech, including promises of more support for wind and solar power. But the oil industry heard nothing to even cause even a smidgen of concern.

 

State Health Exchange Boards Filled with Individuals Tied to Insurance Industry

By: Thursday August 25, 2011 9:40 am

The recently appointed Connecticut state health care exchange board contains three former high ranking private insurance executives.

This is just the latest example of how many of the new state based insurance exchanges created by the Affordable Care Act are becoming dominated by individuals with close ties to the private insurance and hospital industries.

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