The Trouble with “Medicare for All”

Let’s hope for the sake of our health – and our wallets – that Americans remember Margaret Thatcher’s prescient admonition: ‘The trouble with socialism is that eventually you run out of other people’s money.”

Dilemma: Mortgage Payments or Health Insurance?

Recent studies of our health care system make it clear that a health insurance card isn’t a guarantee of good, affordable health care. One PPI staff member shares her first-hand account of this truism.

How the Debate over Obamacare Mirrors the Law Itself

Obamacare pits people against each other; the debate has followed suit

Voting Without A Vision

The latest on the effort to repeal and replace Obamacare

“Medicaid Moderates” complicate “repeal and replace”

After 7 years of decrying the very real failings of Obamacare, why can’t Republicans get their “repeal and replace” act together?

Distorting the Market, Discouraging Care

If a competitor state were to devise a plan to cripple South Carolina’s ability to deliver quality healthcare, […]

Drug Price Controls Will Hurt Consumers

We all know the drill: whenever the government uses its clout to set prices, it invariably inflicts harm.

The Mulvaney Moment

Former SC Legislator explains federalism to The Beltway

Healthcare and a law of economics

It seems America is having to learn the hard way about the economic law of scarcity and why it matters in the politics of healthcare.

How Washington Strains State Budgets

More people on the rolls…and an ever-growing budget line item