Publications

The Next Right-Wing Raid on the US Treasury

As the nation’s and media’s attention is mostly focused on the health care fight in Congress, the right-wing is quietly gearing up for their next attempt to raid the U.S. Treasury on behalf of the wealthiest people in our country, to the detriment of the rest of us....

Funding Health Care and Other National Priorities

(Released August 15, 2009 ) The following powerpoints ("How to Fund Health Care and Other Human Needs" and "The Real Facts About Health Care Reform and Our Community") were produced by Public Policy and Education Fund of New York, Fiscal Policy Institute, and New...

What Will Health Care Reform Do for Me?

Every day, we see a new claim about health care reform - on TV, the internet, and even from neighbors. This short flyer is intended to give you a few basic facts about why we really need reform, and how it benefits all of us! Click here to download pdf.

GHI/HIP and the Need for Federal Health Care Reform

(Released September 22, 2009) The PPEF analysis found that each of the 3 GHI/HIP plans is at or near the bottom of the ranking for its category of insurer and for all insurers for consumer complaints.  For example, GHI HMO Select is 13th of the 13 HMOs in the state...

The Pulse of Main Street New York

(Released June 15, 2009) This report documents small business owners’ experiences with private health insurance and perspectives on different reform proposals - insights gained through the collection of 200 surveys from small business owners. 80 of the 200 surveys...