Robert Goldberg

Politics & Policy

Bad Medicine

The use of drug therapy to treat mental illness–a large proportion of the state’s drug budget — provides a case in point regarding the dangers of limiting access to a ...
Politics & Policy

Look North

For years this nation has sought a way to provide every American with affordable health-care coverage. Now the problem is coming to a head. Small businesses and the self-employed are ...
Politics & Policy

Don’T Blame Canada

The new Department of Health and Human Services Importation Task Force report is a welcome breath of fresh air in the increasingly stale debate over drug importation. Importation advocates will ...
Politics & Policy

Oy Canada!

This week, supporters of a bill that would import price-controlled drugs from around the world — and bar the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) from testing or inspecting for their ...
Politics & Policy

Wrong Prescription

If President Bush wants to stop the AIDS epidemic from laying waste to generations of people in the developing world, he should scrap his proposed $15 billion plan to seed ...