Ellen Goodman

Ellen Goodman

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Ellen Goodman is a Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated columnist who has spent most of her life chronicling social change and its impact on American life.


A Question of Health — and Equality

Oct 1, 2009
My favorite moment so far in the health care debate was when Arizona Sen. Jon Kyl argued against mandating maternity benefits as part of a basic insurance coverage. "I don't need maternity care," he blurted out. At which point, Michigan's Debbie Stabenow quipped, "I think your mom probably did."