Category Archives: Healthcare

Addiction is real reason Dems and Republicans fear repeal of PPACA

Anyone who has read the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) knows just how bad this bill really is. Both Democrats and Republicans know it. So why are both parties balking at repealing and replacing the bill? It’s simple. … Continue reading

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At DC rumble, Can CNN hosts be fair when Cruz and Sanders debate Obamacare tax bill?

CNN has announced a special debate on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act commonly referred to as Obamacare: “WASHINGTON, D.C.—Feb. 1, 2017— CNN anchor Jake Tapper and chief political correspondent Dana Bash will moderate a Town Hall Debate with … Continue reading

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VP Elect Pence on Obamacare tax bill: We’re in ‘promise-keeping business’

Vice President Elect Mike Pence joined top Republicans in a press conference on Wednesday, Jan. 4, telling Americans the new administration will be in “the promise-keeping business.” Pence, alongside House Speaker Paul Ryan (WI) and House Majority Whip Kevin McCarthy … Continue reading

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How can you possibly vote for Donald Trump?

Not long ago, someone I loved very much got angry with me about the 2016 election. I deliberately try to avoid talking politics with sensitive friends and family, but he persisted. One thing led to another, and he finally looked … Continue reading

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Obamacare tax bill assault on middle class, the sequel

Most of us will not be pleased when we receive premium notices and options for health insurance coverage for the coming year. It doesn’t matter whether we are buying from a federal marketplace or getting it through an employer or … Continue reading

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‘Selfie War’ perp in alleged patient abuse born in Spain

The alleged violations of patients’ privacy at the hands of EMS paramedics in Okaloosa County (Florida) is a horror story. Patients in helpless situations were posed for silly photographs. One elderly woman’s breast was exposed. The photos were then traded … Continue reading

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As GOP unveils proposal, questions about those 20 million ‘new’ Americans getting insurance

Anytime someone cites a statistic, I like to know the source. Thus when a columnist for Real Clear Politics, James Arkin, cited a figure about “new” Americans getting health insurance because of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care [Tax] Act, … Continue reading

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