Your government will take your information and expose it to thieves, and you cannot do anything about it Texas Republican Joe Barton would like to remind you that the Obama crew has specifically included language in the Obamacare law that says “you have no reasonable expectation of privacy” as a condition of using their magical […]
At this morning’s Energy and Commerce Committee hearing, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius was asked by Representative Joe Pitts (R-PA) about the more than 5 million Americans who have lost their health insurance because of Obamacare. Her response, “I don’t know where the 5 million number comes from,” is indicative of the Obama administration’s […]
Credibility Crisis Threatens Landrieu It’s the most disingenuous ad of the year. In a desperate and panicked effort to stop her polls from plummeting and distract from her broken promises to Louisianians, Mary Landrieu has launched an ad that would make Pinocchio blush. For years, Mary Landrieu repeatedly promised Louisianians that under ObamaCare: “If you like the insurance that you have, […]
Washington D.C., December 10, 2013.– Rep. David Schweikert (R-AZ) and 20 members of the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee have sent a letter to President Barack Obama raising key questions regarding “security risks and privacy concerns surrounding Healthcare.gov.” “Though we appreciate the Administration’s efforts to address the flaws with the site’s capacity, we are concerned that the larger […]
The statement that this was an unintended consequence lets the creators of Obamacare off the hook. We all need to be held accountable for our actions. They need to be held accountable for this. For all of it.
Kicking the Country Down the Road Congressman Paul Ryan, House Budget Committee Chairman and aspiring 2016 presidential candidate, has traded in his green eyeshade for a campaign button. In a flurry of sanctimonious self-regard, Ryan dramatically announced a small ball budget deal with Senate Budget Committee Chairman Patty Murray. It was an embarrassing performance. The […]
Even as ObamaCare is trying to self destruct, its advocates suggest a détente in which “Republicans recognize the conservative nature of the law,” in the words of Austin Frakt in Bloomberg News. The Affordable Care Act (ACA), they point out, incorporates some ideas from a Heritage Foundation proposal and a law promoted by Mitt Romney. Those […]
Did I miss the lingering effects of the supposedly disastrous-for-Republicans government shutdown, which was the obvious motivation of Paul Ryan’s November 19, 2013 pre-budget-negotiation-guarantee that, and I quote, “We will keep the government funding at the current level if need be.” Atta boy Paul, that’s a tough negotiating position…not! Since the government shut down for […]
When she chose to accept the smoky-backroom deal now called the “Louisiana Purchase,” Mary Landrieu chose to subject not just her own constituents, but all Americans, to this failed, coercive trainwreck known as Obamacare.