For the last three years, I have had a plan through the Affordable Care Act, which I now fear will be taken away.
The American people are being kicked in the teeth.
The emerging Republican plan attempts to pick winners and losers, the deserving and the undeserving.
This nurse should be recognized for her effort and not be included in the group who did not see or believe the warning signs of abuse.
In this era of uncivil shouting matches and little real compromise, there’s a possible remedy. End gerrymandering.
I believe that putting a different-named plan over an abysmal system is the same as placing a new cap over a rotten tooth.
Gerrymandering doesn’t just affect who gets elected — it affects how they govern while in office.
I was very happy to see the article about gerrymandering and SB 22.
Our Constitution (Art. 2, Sec. 16) requires that districts be as nearly equal in population as practicable and be contiguous and compact.
Mr. Trump made a terrible accusation against Mr. Obama and against the American system of government, without a shred of evidence.
Regarding “Conflict Kitchen Closing Schenley Plaza Eatery, But Continuing Mission” (March 17):
It is frustrating that the preferred U.S. approach consists of making health care unaffordable for a significant portion of the population.
I was disappointed to read that the Southwestern Pennsylvania Commission postponed action on the long-overdue Mon-Fayette connection.
Soon we’ll find out if budget hawks threaten to shut down the government, or if they were just being partisan with President Barack Obama.
I am terrified that a real international crisis will occur and no one competent will be there to handle it.
In retrospect there were numerous warning signs and many opportunities to intercede.
As a 25-year veteran of the health care profession, working primarily with cardiac patients, I am highly tuned in to their lifestyle habits.
The changing climate is the most significant threat to the citizens of the U.S. and of the world. We cannot continue business as usual.
The change that best accounts for the warming of our planet is the human production of carbon dioxide.
All nursing homes are rated through a five-star rating system and their ratings, surveys and complaints are posted by CMS.
State Auditor General Eugene DePasquale came out in favor of legalizing marijuana for responsible adult consumption, and I applaud him.
We should follow the lead of countries that funnel students into appropriate vocational apprenticeships depending on aptitude and interest.
Do we want private schools that claim they are more efficient than public schools? Or do we want public schools, which educate everyone.
I understand making a profit is the legitimate goal of capitalism, but taken to the extreme, like anything else, it leads to no good.
They viewed fellow human beings as nothing more than a means to an end, which could then be dispensed with like a rusty tool.
Regarding the March 5 letter “Carry Laws Unsafe”: The writer must believe that criminals are not already carrying firearms illegally.
This systematic decimation of every department within our government is bone chilling.
Sadly, workers’ contribution to the Trump presidency will ironically result in them being no better off than before — and probably worse.
Regarding “Big Data, Little Health Care” (March 12): Bloomberg View columnist Cathy O’Neil is mathematically right but actuarially wrong.
U.S. Rep. Mike Kelly is as delusional as Donald Trump (“Kelly Walks Back Claim of Obama ‘Shadow Government,’ ” March 11).
I urge local TV stations to think twice before booking Mr. Kelly for their political talk shows, lest their own credibility be questioned.
President Obama signed executive orders because his Republican Congress would not bring his bills to the floor for an up-or-down vote.
Aren’t there better uses for federal, state and local tax dollars?
One piece of wisdom is “Engage brain before starting mouth.” Rep. Mike Kelly, a car dealer, might appreciate the automotive reference.
Do we have a Dr. Strangelove in the White House?
If members of the court are going to make illogical decisions that negatively impact the lives of others, they should be held accountable.
At this time, the government is only deporting illegal immigrants.
People are unable to get through to Mr. Toomey and Mr. Murphy.
Why ruin the actual experience for other patrons simply to post your own taped one on Facebook or Instagram?
President Donald Trump’s “America First” budget outline is shortsighted and self-defeating.
We hope that any publicity raised by demonstrations will help inform the public and encourage Congress members to answer our real concerns.
On my daily walk each morning, I encounter countless seniors in their 70s and 80s who are living in fear of losing affordable health care.
When I heard of legalizing marijuana out west, my first thought: How many teenage brains are you willing to sacrifice on altar of revenue?
The March 7 article “Dementia Care Consultant Offers Advice to Caregivers” omitted an important element of care: care totally at home.
Allegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner is right on the money with her March 13 commentary,“Fix It Now.”
Missing from the CBO analysis is the cost in avoidable pain, suffering and deaths for the 24 million uninsured thanks to Trumpcare.
His claim of a “shadow government” run by President Obama to undermine the Trump administration shows GOP desperation and dysfunction.
His disrespect to citizens and the office of the presidency should appall everyone. This country deserves so much better.
To present productions that include smoking, these fake cigarettes are vital to our business.
I was quite surprised by the Post-Gazette editorial against the legalization of marijuana. Legalization offers many benefits.