Tuesday, September 2, 2014

A Pink Ribbon for the Win

Posted by The Editors On February - 3 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
So twisted are the Left’s conceptions of life and law, conscience and the Constitution, that many in their quarter praise a federal mandate that would force private religious organizations to facilitate the distribution of contraceptives, even as...

Introducing the Cupcake Cops

Posted by The Editors On February - 3 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
First they come for the alcohol, then for the tobacco, then for your sugar. When the day arrives when you have to undergo a background check and endure a three-day waiting period to enter a Dunkin’ Donuts, you can trace the loss of your unrestric...

Obama’s Seizure and Truman’s

Posted by Garland Tucker On January - 31 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
On November 14, 2011, the Supreme Court agreed to review the constitutionality of President Obama’s health-care act. The central question is, What limits does the Constitution — specifically, the Commerce Clause — impose upon the fede...

A Clash of Conscience

Posted by The Editors On January - 30 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
The decision last week by Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to reject the appeals of scores of religious leaders and retain a very narrow “religious” exemption from Obamacare’s so-called contraception mandate has i...

Mitt’s Anger Mismanagement

Posted by The Editors On January - 30 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
If Mitt Romney wants to win the Republican nomination for president this year — and he clearly does — he has one big hurdle to overcome, and it has to do with his anger. Or rather, the lack of it. During the final debate before the Florida ...

Kathleen Sebelius vs. Religious Freedom

Posted by The Editors On January - 23 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
Last August, under authority granted by Obamacare, Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius published an “interim final rule” for comment that would require private health-insurance plans to cover, as “preventive servi...

Inside the Obamacare Spin Zone

Posted by The Editors On January - 23 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
Last week, the White House issued a new “study” on the supposed progress states have made in implementing the “health exchanges” that are central to constructing the Obamacare system. According to the administration’s spin...

Right, Wrong, and Romney

Posted by The Editors On January - 14 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
After Rudy Giuliani, my old boss, dropped out of the 2008 GOP presidential sweepstakes, I supported Mitt Romney. That was not a difficult choice for me. The former Massachusetts governor is a good man and he loves the country as is. That I wish he were...

It Isn’t Just the Mandate

Posted by The Editors On January - 13 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
Most people have heard that Obamacare is being challenged as unconstitutional because it contains an individual mandate forcing people to purchase health insurance. That challenge is due to be heard by the Supreme Court this year. But while the mandate...

The States Will Lose on Medicaid

Posted by Michael S. Greve On January - 12 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS
In its review of Obamacare’s constitutionality, the Supreme Court will examine two substantive parts of the law: the “individual mandate” that compels private citizens to purchase health insurance, and the statute’s massive expa...

The Medicare Debate

Posted by The Editors On December - 27 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
There are many reasons to be grateful for the introduction of the Medicare “premium support” plan by Democratic senator Ron Wyden and Republican House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan. In some respects, it represents an improvement over ...

B.A. Spending Daily

Posted by BA Team On December - 19 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
A roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories.

B.A. Spending Daily

Posted by BA Team On August - 5 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS
A roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories.

Nancy Pelosi’s San Francisco district was the hands-down winner in the latest set of health care law waivers announced by the Obama administration. 

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On the first anniversary of President Obama’s health care reform act being signed into law, the Washington based GOP super think tank known as Crossroads GPS plans to file a federal lawsuit Wednesday in D.C. District Court against the Department of Health and Human Services.

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WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama once promised that negotiations over his health care overhaul would be carried out openly, in front of TV cameras and microphones. Tell that to the White House now.

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Filed under: Health Care, Polls, Poll WatchEighty percent of Americans who go online use the Internet to track down health care information, a percentage exceeded only by users of e-mail and search engines, according to a study conducted last August an...

Top 10 News of 2010

Posted by gabriel On January - 31 - 2011 ADD COMMENTS

1.  Health Care Reform is Signed into Law
Democrats spent a big part of 2009 attempting to pass a comprehensive health care reform. On March 22, 2010, they finally rallied together and the reform was passed with a narrow margin. It was signed by the President four days later. Called the ObamaCare, it is undoubtedly the most significant health care reform in decades.

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Budget and economic news roundup

Posted by BA Team On December - 14 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS
A roundup of this morning’s must-read budget and economic stories.

End-of-life care costs continue to climb upward

Posted by admin On October - 14 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

Health care costs at the end of life show no signs of leveling off, according to new research from the United States and Canada published in the Archives of Internal Medicine.

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End-of-life care costs continue to climb upward

Posted by admin On October - 14 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

Health care costs at the end of life show no signs of leveling off, according to new research from the United States and Canada published in the Archives of Internal Medicine.

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End-of-life care costs continue to climb upward

Posted by admin On October - 14 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

Health care costs at the end of life show no signs of leveling off, according to new research from the United States and Canada published in the Archives of Internal Medicine.

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End-of-life care costs continue to climb upward

Posted by admin On October - 14 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

Health care costs at the end of life show no signs of leveling off, according to new research from the United States and Canada published in the Archives of Internal Medicine.

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State health care workers vote to remain with SEIU

Posted by admin On October - 14 - 2010 ADD COMMENTS

A massive labor election has concluded with the Service Employees International Union retaining its rights to represent 43,500 health care workers statewide.

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