Six years ago I made a trip to Wise County, Virginia, in rural Appalachia, to photograph Remote Area Medical (RAM) for the first time. A nonprofit volunteer medical relief corps based in Knoxville, Tennessee, RAM provides free health, dental and vision care to people in remote areas of the United States and around the world. […]
Today I covered the Supreme Court’s ruling on the contraceptive mandate portion of President Obama’s signature healthcare reform law for Bloomberg. The Court ruled 5-4 in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby that for-profit employers with religious objections can opt out of providing contraception coverage under the Affordable Care Act.
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Covered the press conference with the leadership following the weekly Republican Conference meeting today. Speaker of the House John Boehner said that the focus of the Republican party has, and will continue to be jobs. For more of the selects from the shoot, visit my archive.
I photographed today’s Senate Finance Committee hearing where Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius answered questions about the problems with the website for the healthcare insurance exchanges under the Affordable Care Act. She came under fire for still backing President Obama’s often repeated pledge that people could keep coverage they liked. These hearings are […]
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