“No investment vigilante worth their salt or outrageous annual bonus would dare argue that current legislation is a deficit reducer. It will add $562 billion to the deficit over the next decade.”
Indoor tanning salons will charge customers a 10% tax beginning [yesterday] in just one of the changes Americans will see as a result of the U.S. health-care overhaul signed into law by President Barack Obama. Insurers will be required to begin provi
A FDA empowerment tucked into the nation's massive health care bill will make more than 200,000 fast food and other chain restaurants will have to include calorie counts on menus, menu boards and even drive-throughs. Applies to any restaurant with 20
The new federal health care plan could cost Arizona $7 billion a year if lawmakers here don't restore the cuts they made to insurance programs. Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, D-Phoenix, said the scheduled elimination of Kids Care on June 15 would put the st
A lively debate ensued yesterday on whether it’s possible/probable to repeal ObamaCare. It most certainly is, and readers only have to look to the past to find where Americans repealed another highly-unpopular program that was rammed down their throa
Nowhere in the constitution is there anything approaching authority for the Federal government to do any of this. The founders would have been horrified at the idea of government forcing citizens to become consumers of a particular product...
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's yearlong health care overhaul drama featured dozens of speeches, contentious debate and a televised summit with lawmakers before a divided Congress passed the bill. An elaborate White House signing ceremony
The battle over health care is poised to move swiftly from Congress back to the country as Democrats, Republicans and a battery of interest groups race to define the legislation and dig in for long-term political and legal fights.
Kimberly Strassel outlines the dirty deals, open threats, broken promises and disregard for democracy that pulled ObamaCare to this point, and how the same machinations pushed it across the finish line.
Alexis de Tocqueville, the French philosopher who visited America in the mid-1800’s summed up today’s national leadership very succinctly: “The American Republic will endure until the day Congress discovers that it can bribe the public with the publ
Many Democrats assured us that "45,000 people die each year because of a lack of health care reform." The newly-passed bill just condemned 180,000 Americans to death--by the Democrats own words.
The research on depleted uranium comes out of French researchers that examined the manner DNA is affected by enriched and depleted uranium. The metal or chemical effect it seems is the more important in depleted uranium exposure.
They think healthcare will be improved by swelling our welfare rolls and cutting reimbursement payments to doctors who are already losing money. It is estimated that thousands of doctors will be economically forced out of the profession
What no one has understood is that the insurance industry has no incentive whatsoever to negotiate lower costs. They get a percentage of the gross turnover and that means rising costs reward them. As a result, costs have persistently risen without
Obamacare was passed tonight with 219 to 212 vote. The “Stealth Bailout Bill” for the insurance companies should be on the Presidents desk Tuesday to be signed into law. The bill was designed to provide insurance to 30 million Americans by expanding
Senator Tom Coburn (R-OK), appeared at a news conference Thursday with 10 fellow Republican lawmakers and vowed to scour upcoming spending bills for any special projects that may be given to lawmakers who reluctantly back the health care bill.
The Senate will take up the health bill within days. Republicans will try any and all strategies to delay and, if possible, derail this legislation. For anyone who follows the Senate on a regular basis, the process is going to feel familiar.
Libertarian constitutional lawyer and author Randy Barnett discusses the potential legal ramifications of the Democrats' health care legislation.
For the first time, most Americans would be required to purchase insurance, and face penalties if they refused. Much of the money in the bill would be devoted to subsidies to help families at incomes of up to $88,000 a year pay their premiums.
Fact Sheet: The Truth About the Health Care Bill The Firedoglake health care team has been covering the debate in congress since it began last year. The health care bill will come up for a vote in the House on Sunday, and as Nancy Pelosi works to
DEAL WATCH: Code Red Moves Cardoza and Costa to “Yes” Votes on Gov’t Healthcare Takeover After Water Deal Is this Another Backroom Deal to Force Obama’s Bill Down the American People’s Throats? As a vote approaches on Obama and Pelosi’s governmen
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Digg/Buzz It Up Digg this Story! Buzz it up! Add to LinkedIn POLITICO 44 Numerous Republican state attorneys general announced Friday that they are prepping to file a federal lawsuit protesting the so-called “deem and pass” proce
Government has been mismanaging medical care for more than 45 years; for every problem it has created it has responded by exponentially expanding the role of government. Points to consider: .....
New tax mandates and penalties included in Obamacare will cause the greatest expansion of the Internal Revenue Service since World War II, according to a release from Rep. Kevin Brady, R-Texas.
Experts from the Nordic Cochrane Centre (NCC) in the U.K. have estimated that about 7,000 British women are improperly diagnosed for breast cancer each year because of mammography.
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We stand on the precipice of doing something truly radical in our government, by demanding that Americans pay almost as much money to private insurance companies as they do in federal taxes.
Boustany said the bill would allow the IRS to confiscate refunds if there are penalties for not buying health care.