Elizabeth Elfman
Elizabeth Elfman

Elizabeth is currently exploring health policy directly related to the expanding field of health technology. Through her work she is able to assess healthcare at both the national and federal level. Her political interests also include women's rights and international diplomacy. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, where she obtained a degree in political science and communication public service. She has been published in Boston Magazine and the Philadelphia Daily News.

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June 26, 2012

Supreme Court Obamacare Ruling: 6 Reasons It Will Have Little Effect on Massachusetts

As the rest of the nation eagerly awaits the Supreme Court's decision on the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, Massachusetts will enjoy universal health care no matter what happens.

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March 6, 2012

Mitt Romney Getting No Love in Massachusetts on Super Tuesday

The atmosphere in Massachusetts on this chilly Super Tuesday is blasé, exactly how most people feel about the Republican Party candidates in general.
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Dec. 20, 2011

Holidays Are Worst For the Jobless

The holiday season is particularly difficult for the unemployed, especially since government benefits do not pay enough to cover basic expenses.
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Nov. 14, 2011

Why Biden Is The Ideal VP for Obama 2012

Obama 2012 will be helped by Biden because he has supported the president and been a rallying voice for his progressive policies.
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Sept. 30, 2011

Elect Elizabeth Warren to Break Massachusetts' Glass Ceiling

Warren's bid for the Massachusetts Senate seat is a step towards ending a double standard for women in politics.
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Sept. 16, 2011

GOP Health Care Battle: Bay State vs. Lone Star State

As health care becomes a decisive issue in the GOP, Romney's record in Massachusetts outshines Perry's in Texas.

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Sept. 7, 2011

Create Jobs by Helping the Small Guy

Stimulating the small business sector with incentives and safety nets will help to create jobs.
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July 31, 2011

The E-Patient Health Care Revolution

Social media is breaking down the communication barrier between doctor and patient, allowing patients to become more vocal about their needs.
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July 19, 2011

Recession Strengthens Glass Ceiling

Women, now more than ever, have to fight for their jobs.
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July 8, 2011

Obamacare vs. Romneycare

Tim Pawlenty's term, "Obamneycare," is a misnomer.
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June 27, 2011

Job Seekers: Health IT is Hiring, Expensive Degree Not Needed

A two-year degree from a specialized health IT program can get a student or mid-career employee a better-paying job cheaper and faster than a four-year school.