Tag Archives: PPACA/Obamacare

Top Republican says purchasing across state lines will be added to AHA

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) weighed in on the process for the repeal of key features of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care/Obamacare tax bill. McCarthy said the process will be in three phases. “Phase One” has already been … Continue reading

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Obamacare v Trumpcare: Good, bad, and in between

The seemingly eternal debate over Democrats’ Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the tax bill commonly called Obamacare, is beginning to ratchet up again. I skimmed parts of the Republicans’ American Healthcare Act bill (beginning to be called ‘Trumpcare’) this … Continue reading

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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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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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Democrats’ health tax bill will trip up some migrants on taxes

Commentary by Kay B. Day If you haven’t filed your 2014 income tax return yet, be aware you will need to document the status of your health insurance or pay more taxes if you don’t have health insurance. Even if … Continue reading

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Center stage for Gruber, Obamacare star and unwitting nemesis

  By Wendy N. Powell, guest contributor In hearings before the US Congress, economist-for-hire Jonathan Gruber apologized to Americans for insulting them. Are we really stupid? Or did Americans just refuse to listen to those who tried to explain why … Continue reading

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Liberian Ebola patient’s case raises questions about PPACA/Obamacare

The case of Thomas Eric Duncan and treatment he received for Ebola hemorrhagic fever (EHF)  at a US hospital raises questions about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act commonly called Obamacare. No media have asked critical questions, and no one … Continue reading

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