Tag Archives: Affordable Health Care Act

A Dozen That Need To Go

There are currently 18 states that have rejected the Medicaid expansion under Obamacare and have no alternate plans.  Indiana, Tennessee and Virginia are not included in the 18 because they are exploring other options.  In Tennessee’s case I’m being very … Continue reading

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Until June

Tuesday the Supreme Court heard simultaneous oral arguments in Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Sebelius during a 90 minute session.  Anyone who tells you they know how the Court will ultimately rule is lying, but it … Continue reading

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A Review Of Recent Presidential Lies

What does or doesn’t constitute a lie is somewhat debatable in modern American society.  Perhaps that is because the word “lie’ is considered to be such a powerful one.  America has only had three Presidents over the last twenty odd … Continue reading

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The Only Thing To Fear Is Success

I can only imagine how silly and dysfunctional America’s federal government must look to the rest of the world.  We have one political party that actually appears willing to tank the American and world economies to prevent tens of millions … Continue reading

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Better Off Without Max

One of the best pieces of news this week is that Democratic Senator Max Baucus of Montana announced he will retire at the end of this term and not seek reelection in 2014.  No, I haven’t gone over to the … Continue reading

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Representative Democracy Texas Style

On April 1st – the irony of April Fools’ Day hasn’t escaped me – Texas’ Republican Governor Rick Perry reiterated that Texas would not expand Medicaid under Obamacare.  This was during a public appearance he made with Texas’ Republican United … Continue reading

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The Banishment Of Virginia Foxx

If you wanted a poster woman for a political crazy lady you would need look no further than North Carolina’s Fifth Congressional District and their Republican Representative Virginia Foxx.  The scary thing is that she not only looks the part; … Continue reading

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New Congress, New Nuts

Joe Walsh and Alan West exited the hall of Congress with the expiration of the 112th Congress which they helped make the least productive, (and perhaps most destructive), ever.  The 113th promises to present America with some new nuts in … Continue reading

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Rated R – Cancer Treatment Centers Of America

On Christmas Day Amy Gardner wrote a story in the Washington Post that has not received sufficient follow-up.  Today I am doing my part by putting the Cancer Treatment Centers of America on the Rated R list.

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Rated R – Papa John’s

I am a staunch defender of the First Amendment which guarantees the freedom of speech and freedom of association.  That amendment defends John “Papa John” Schnatter’s right to be incorrect, greedy and to associate with con men like Willard Romney.  … Continue reading

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