Phillip Longman

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Name: Phillip Longman
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

Deep in the Tell-Tale Heart of the Texas GOP

Imagine the official presentation of a worldview concocted by conspiracy theorists and an assortment of cranks and grumpy people. Conjure a document written by scribes possessed of poison pens soaked in the inkpots of Ayn Rand and the Brothers Grimm, ... [Published Common Dreams - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

The VA waitlist debacle: Don’t blame the VistA EHR system

Without a doubt, the death of American veterans as a result of the VA waitlist debacle is tragic and unacceptable. The Obama administration must move quickly and deliberately to fix the underlying problems and restore faith in the agency. If these issues ... [Published KevinMD.com - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

The VA waitlist fiasco: VistA should not be thrown out with the bathwater

Without a doubt, the death of American veterans as a result of the VA waitlist debacle is tragic and unacceptable. The Obama administration must move quickly and deliberately to fix the underlying problems and restore faith in the agency.If these issues ... [Published HealthCareIT News - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Dumb and dangerous: Study faults 'smart' people who touted VA care

A new study claims supposed intellectuals who promoted the Veterans Administration's healthcare system are partly responsible for the wait-time disaster.Dr. David Hogberg, a senior fellow at the National Center for Public Policy Research , says the organization's ... [Published One News Now - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 22 2014 - Updated Jun 22 2014 - 1 reports

The VA, Still The “Best Care Anywhere”

Lambert here. Don McCann of PNHP has this to say about the VA “scandal”: The uproar over the manipulation of wait times at the Phoenix VA hospital and other VA sites has tended to overshadow the larger issue of whether U.S. veterans have sufficient, ... [Published naked capitalism - Jun 22 2014]
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Wait and a few VA sites aside, VA care better than most

The Veterans Administration’s health care system has been getting attention, for all the wrong reasons.(The June 4) editorial cartoon depicting long waits for care might be representative of a few Sunbelt VA institutions, where high concentrations of ... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Jun 11 2014]
First reported Jun 11 2014 - Updated Jun 11 2014 - 1 reports

Should We Be Concerned About Privatization of the V.A.?

Yesterday, the House passed a bill to address problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs on a 421-0 vote, a kind of unanimity usually reserved for resolutions honoring astronauts or declaring Necrotic Hangnail Awareness Week. The Senate's version ... [Published TAPPED - Jun 11 2014]
First reported Jun 05 2014 - Updated Jun 05 2014 - 1 reports

Despite 49 Deaths on Waiting Lists, Progressives Still Defending the VA

Phillip Longman, the author of a book on the superiority of VA health care, returned to its defense Tuesday at his Washington Monthly blog. According to Longman, the problems aren't systemic but only regional. Longman starts out by saying he wants ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 05 2014]
First reported Jun 04 2014 - Updated Jun 04 2014 - 1 reports

Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: More on the VA, Bergdahl swap, and screeds

"Forty-six percent of Americans approve of the job President Obama is doing, up 5 points from late April€" http://t.co/... — @DemFromCT Matthew Dickenson :My point is that we should not be surprised by the VA operators’ behavior. Nor should we ... [Published Daily Kos - Jun 04 2014]
First reported May 22 2014 - Updated May 22 2014 - 1 reports

Down Memory Lane: Remember When Liberals Said the VA Was Proof that Socialism Works?

(John Hinderaker) At the Wall Street Journal , James Taranto pulls together liberals’ endorsements of Veterans Administration health care. It goes beyond just claiming that VA medicine was top notch; liberals often claimed that the supposed success ... [Published Power Line - May 22 2014]
First reported May 22 2014 - Updated May 22 2014 - 1 reports

8 People Who Wanted America to Adopt the VA Health Care Model

President Obama rightly noted yesterday at his super-duper-ultimate-anger press conference that the current scandal engulfing the Veterans Administration – delayed care, cooked books, deaths – is nothing new. “[C]aring for our veterans is not an issue ... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 22 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 2 reports

Texas Turns Out to Be Not So Miraculous After All: Live from La Farine CXXI: March 18, 2014

Kevin Drum reads Phillip Longman: <p><a name="#Texas Turns Out to Be Not So Miraculous After All|Mother Jones"&gt; Kevin Drum: Texas Turns Out to Be Not So Miraculous After All : "Over at the Washington Monthly, Phillip Longman rocks like it's 2012 ... [Published Brad DeLong - Mar 18 2014]

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Deep in the Tell-Tale Heart of the Texas GOP [Published Common Dreams - Jul 23 2014]
The VA waitlist debacle: Don’t blame the VistA ... [Published KevinMD.com - Jul 06 2014]
The VA waitlist fiasco: VistA should not be thr... [Published HealthCareIT News - Jul 01 2014]
Dumb and dangerous: Study faults 'smart' people... [Published One News Now - Jul 01 2014]
The VA, Still The “Best Care Anywhere” [Published naked capitalism - Jun 22 2014]
Should We Be Concerned About Privatization of t... [Published TAPPED - Jun 11 2014]
Letter: Wait and a few VA sites aside, VA care ... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Jun 11 2014]
Despite 49 Deaths on Waiting Lists, Progressive... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 05 2014]
Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: More on the VA, Be... [Published Daily Kos - Jun 04 2014]
Down Memory Lane: Remember When Liberals Said t... [Published Power Line - May 22 2014]
8 People Who Wanted America to Adopt the VA Hea... [Published Breitbart Feed - May 22 2014]
Talking cannabis in DC Friday morning [Published The Reality-Based Community - Mar 25 2014]
Texas Turns Out to Be Not So Miraculous After A... [Published Brad DeLong - Mar 18 2014]
Texas Turns Out to Be Not So Miraculous After A... [Published J. Bradford DeLong's Grasping Reality with All ... - Mar 18 2014]
The Texas Non-Miracle [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - Mar 15 2014]
The Texas Miracle that wasn’t [Published Off the Kuff - Mar 08 2014]
The Texas Miracle That Isn’t [Published 3quarksdaily - Mar 04 2014]
Assorted links [Published Marginal Revolution - Mar 03 2014]
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The VA waitlist debacle: Don’t blame the VistA ... [Published KevinMD.com - Jul 06 2014]
Without a doubt, the death of American veterans as a result of the VA waitlist debacle is tragic and unacceptable. The Obama administration must move quickly and deliberately to fix the underlying problems and restore faith in the agency. If these issues ...
The VA, Still The “Best Care Anywhere” [Published naked capitalism - Jun 22 2014]
Lambert here. Don McCann of PNHP has this to say about the VA “scandal”: The uproar over the manipulation of wait times at the Phoenix VA hospital and other VA sites has tended to overshadow the larger issue of whether U.S. veterans have sufficient, ...
Should We Be Concerned About Privatization of t... [Published TAPPED - Jun 11 2014]
Yesterday, the House passed a bill to address problems at the Department of Veterans Affairs on a 421-0 vote, a kind of unanimity usually reserved for resolutions honoring astronauts or declaring Necrotic Hangnail Awareness Week. The Senate's version ...
Despite 49 Deaths on Waiting Lists, Progressive... [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 05 2014]
Phillip Longman, the author of a book on the superiority of VA health care, returned to its defense Tuesday at his Washington Monthly blog. According to Longman, the problems aren't systemic but only regional. Longman starts out by saying he wants ...
Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: More on the VA, Be... [Published Daily Kos - Jun 04 2014]
"Forty-six percent of Americans approve of the job President Obama is doing, up 5 points from late April€" http://t.co/... — @DemFromCT Matthew Dickenson :My point is that we should not be surprised by the VA operators’ behavior. Nor should we ...
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