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ObamaCare Claims Another Job

 
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ObamaCare Claims Another Job

Late last night, the Obama Administration confirmed that Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has resigned. From The New York Times: Kathleen Sebelius, the health and human services secretary, is resigning, ending a stormy five-year tenure marred by the disastrous rollout of President Obama’s signature legislative achievement, the Affordable Care Act. Mr. Obama accepted […]


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Taking from the poor to give to the rich

Bonnie Kristian has an excellent article over at Rare about how government programs, such as Medicare, Obamacare, and Social Security, transfer wealth from the relatively young and poor to the relatively old and rich. Between 1984 and 2009, median net worth of Americans 35 and younger shrunk by 68%, while Americans 65 and older saw […]


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Ron Paul Classic: End the Mandate

Since March marked the fifth year anniversary of the passage of the “Affordable Care Act,” (Obamacare), and since Monday was the deadline to register for the Obamacare exchanges, this seems like a good time to revisit then-Congressman Ron Paul’s official floor statement introducing the End the Mandate Act from 2010. Under Dr. Paul’s leadership, Campaign […]


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Healthcare.gov crashes on day of enrollment deadline

Today is the “deadline” to enroll in Obamacare. I use this term loosely because the government recently announced it has extended the deadline to enroll. This despite statements from Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services spokeswoman Julie Bataille who  said, “we don’t actually have the statutory authority to extend the open enrollment period in 2014.” Earlier […]


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It’s time to decouple health insurance from employment

It’s time to decouple health insurance from employment. The reason the vast majority of Americans receive their health insurance from their job goes back to FDR’s wage and price controls  in the 1940s. Since the government made it illegal for employers to pay workers over a certain amount, they added health insurance to benefits packages […]


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