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Love fest for HHS nominee, first sign GOP folding on Obamacare?

 
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Love fest for HHS nominee, first sign GOP folding on Obamacare?

Last week, the US Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee held a hearing on Sylvia Burwell’s, current head of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), nomination to replace Kathleen Sibelius as head of Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). When Burwell was first nominated, some Republicans promised to use her confirmation […]


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Obamacare contractor pays workers to do nothing

An investigative report out of KMOV shows that Serco, which has a federal contract worth upwards of $1.2 Billion, is paying workers to do nothing. According to a current employee, “the main thing is that the Data Entry side does not have hardly any work to do. They’re told to sit at their computers and hit […]


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Cost of fixing ObamaCare website rises to $121 Million

This is in addition to the $93.7 million it cost to build the non-functional website in the first place. From The Washington Times: Officials at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the agency that oversees the HealthCare.gov website, said the new contract requirements include functions that were not included in the initial launch. The […]


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The liberty generation?

According to a new poll from Harvard University’s Institute of Politics, “millennials,” defined as people between the ages of 18-29, have a historically high level of distrust in all institutions of government.* From Business Insider: Harvard’s poll showed millennials, which the pollsters defined as peopled aged 18 to 29, have lost trust in a variety […]


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My experience with Obamacare

Last fall, I decided to drop my health insurance. Nothing was wrong with it, but I decided I preferred a Health Savings Account plan. I had one at a previous job and really liked it. So I took to the internet to research the best plans. I initially tried to search on the federal exchange […]


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