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I've been following the national health care reform debate for nearly 20 years, and you know what? It turns out to be very simple. Cut through all the bureaucratic jargon and mind-numbing acronyms, and there are only two basic ideas in health policy: HMOs and HSAs. That's it.
Obama Administration - Regulating Businesses Into Submission
Regulations and red tape - a recovery's worst nightmare.During a meeting in December of 2008 between Barack Obama and a team of his top economic advisers, the President-elect told his group that "government should help facilitate private ventures by removing bureaucratic red tape."Now however, the ability of businesses and their owners to pull out of the economic doldrums it seems, is being hamstrung in part by the regulatory and red tape machine that is the Obama administration.
Obama Uses Mideast Chaos to Attack Our Basic Human Rights
Chairman Ben Bernanke made two announcements Thursday about monetary policy: (1) the Federal Reserve will begin its third round of quantitative easing, and (2) it will maintain extremely low interest rates of 0 to 1/4 percent until at least mid-2015. These banking actions may sound like gobbledygook, but their effects on our country’s currency are drastically serious. Let’s translate a few things into layman’s terms. “QE3” — what’s this mean?
Adelanto Elementary School District Defies Parent Trigger Ruling
Parent trigger laws are under attack in California. High Desert Elementary School, a member of Adelanto Elementary School District, is the first school in which parents have successfully executed the Parent Trigger Law. State testing scores show that 75% of students cannot read or write, causing The Desert Trails Parent Union to look for major changes for the better education of their children.
Glenn Beck to Continue Week of Big Announcements at FreePAC Ohio
Cincinnati, OH- Glenn Beck will make his first major appearance following the reveal of the Blaze TV’s return to traditional TV on the DISH Network at FreePAC Ohio, where he will share the stage with FreedomWorks to continue his week of big announcements.
“Citizenship” and President Obama's Scheme to Force His Agenda
Democracy and Power 101: Government is powerThe essence of Government is power; and power, lodged as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse.-James Madison, Speech in the Virginia State Convention of 1829-1830“Citizenship” and President Obama's Scheme to Force His AgendaPresident Obama, in his recent convention speech, intentionally stressed “citizenship.” The president said:
7 Important Facts about the Chicago Teachers Union Strike
26,000 teachers went on strike in Chicago Monday, leaving 350,000 students stranded in a political battle they’re too young to understand. Here are seven things you should know about the city’s public school system and the union that controls it.
If Barack Obama's campaign slogan is "It could have been worse," Mitt Romney's seems to be "It won't be as bad." Mitt Romney's comment on Meet the Press about maintaining 'guaranteed issue' in his 'repeal and replace' health plan means there will be no repealing and far less replacing.