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How Health Care Factors Into the Presidential Campaign

In this column for The Wall Street Journal’s Think Tank, Drew Altman discusses how health care issues have cooled in the election season but matter more for certain voting groups than others, and for “health care voters” encompass more than the Affordable Care Act.

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The Affordable Care Act After Six Years

In this column for The Wall Street Journal’s Think Tank, Drew Altman examines the role of the Affordable Care Act in the health system on its sixth anniversary, and how the hot debate about the law may have created an exaggerated impression of the good and the bad it can do.

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Flint, Michigan, Water Contamination and Anxiety Closer to Home

In this Wall Street Journal Think Tank, Drew Altman discusses polling data about the public’s concern about the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, and the deep concern in low income communities.

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Donald Trump’s Health-Care Plan and Where the ‘Repeal and Replace’ Slogan Falls Short

In this column for The Wall Street Journal’s Think Tank, Drew Altman discusses Donald Trump’s health plan and why “repeal and replace” is not a good description for Republican alternatives that have very different objectives than the Affordable Care Act.

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Medicare-for-All vs. Single Payer: The Impact of Labels

In this column for The Wall Street Journal’s Think Tank, “Medicare-for-All vs. Single Payer: The Impact of Labels”, Drew Altman uses new polling on a Medicare-for-all or single payer health system to explain how what you call a health reform plan can substantially affect the public’s response.

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Will Poor Health Status in the South Be an Issue in 2016 Primaries?

Drew Altman discusses whether the presidential candidates will discuss poor health status in the South in this Wall Street Journal Think Tank column.

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In his column, "Donald Trump's Health-Care Plan and Where the 'Repeal and Replace' Slogan Falls Short," for The Wall Street Journal's Think Tank, Drew Altman discusses Donald Trump’s health plan and why “repeal and replace” is not a good description for Republican alternatives that have very different objectives than the Affordable Care Act.
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With primaries in eleven Southern states in the next month, Drew Altman discusses whether the candidates will discuss poor health status in the South in this Wall Street Journal Think Tank column.
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