The Daily Northwestern

Federal judge blocks Trump administration birth control exemption

Clare Proctor, Assistant City Editor

January 15, 2019

Filed under City, Latest Stories, National

A federal judge in Pennsylvania on Monday blocked Trump administration rules that attempted to broaden which employers can claim exemption from providing birth control without copayment. The rules, which were proposed by the...

Letter to the Editor: Medical costs should be public information

March 18, 2018

Filed under Latest Stories, Letters to Editor

When you buy a new pair of shoes or go grocery shopping, you know exactly what you will be paying, down to the last cent. Even if you’re unsure, pricing information is easily accessible — whether it be at your local store...

Evanston Public Library connects residents to Affordable Care Act resources

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 1, 2017

Filed under City, Local

Affordable Care Act navigator Laura Jones Macknin has worked with Evanston Public Library for over a year, and said she has altered outreach and marketing efforts this year due to a shorter ACA open enrollment period. Open...

Elliott: Liberals, conservatives should avoid generalizations

Jackson Elliott, Op-Ed Contributor

October 19, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

In my experience talking about politics with both conservative and liberal friends, I have found two observations to generally hold true: some conservatives think liberals are well-intentioned but misinformed, and some liberals...