1. tecoyah

    Trump to end Obamacare subsidies.

    It seems this man is intent on removing anything Obama did regardless of who it hurts. "The "cost-sharing reduction payments," worth an estimated $7 billion this year, are intended to reduce out-of-pocket costs for low-income Americans on Obamacare. These subsidies are paid out in monthly...
  2. S

    Catastrophic medical insurance

    Catastrophic medical insurance: Government single payer is THE superior method for providing basic medical insurance. Unfortunately, this concept has not yet entirely been adopted in the USA. [Medicare, Medicare advantage, and Medicare Supplemental insurances are an example of government...
  3. tecoyah

    Social Security, Medicare, and Obamacare

    What do these three have in common? Could it be the similarities concerning social welfare? Could it be the enormous costs involved? Could it perhaps, be the attempt to address issues the citizenry is faced with? ~OR~ Could it be this: "Social Security was...
  4. Road Warrior

    GOP poisons ObamaCare, then claims it's sick

    The USA Today editorial makes several good points but it totally forgets that law was flawed to begin with. I do agree that, no matter how screwed up it is, a responsible action of our elected reps, specifically our Republican ones, is to make it work. Certainly not waste tax payer dollars in...
  5. myp

    Wendys and Taco Bell cutting full time employees' hours to avoid Obamacare provision

    Good post with many thoughtful points by Matt Iglesias. Worth the read. http://www.slate.com/blogs/moneybox/2013/01/08/obamacare_and_part_time_workers_wendy_s_and_taco_bell_franchisees_talking.html
  6. myp

    Religious challenge to Obamacare picks up steam as SCOTUS clears way for challenge

    Christian college Liberty University is heading the battle against Obamacare and its funding for contraception and abortions. http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/26/us-usa-court-healthcare-idUSBRE8AP0NX20121126
  7. S

    A Romney nomination almost assures Obama’s election.

    A Romney nomination almost assures Obama’s election. Many if not most Republicans were all opposed to Massachusetts Romneycare but then Governor Romney, Republicans and Democrats passed and enacted it. Romney was the liberal governor of a liberal state. Massachusetts voters will not repeal...
  8. V

    Who Benefits from Obamacare? Democrats, Republicans & the Corporations.

    Can't post links so you'll have to find the article at vvvpr.com
  9. P

    obamacare bends health care cost curve UP

    .... according to the CBO. http://hotair.com/archives/2010/06/02/cbo-obamacare-bends-the-cost-curve-upward/ Now, the USSC has agreed to hear an appeal on the constitutionality of the purchase requirement. If that is overturned, the basic parts of the law (excepting such things as requiring...
  10. obtuseobserver

    ObamaCare: Unconstitutional... again

    I found this comment in the NYT responses to an article published today written by Kevin Sack : [COLOR=#ff0000]Forum shopping by conservatives who complain about so-called “activist judges”: Pure hypocrisy [COLOR=#ff0000] I felt obliged to acknowledge that forum shopping by...
  11. C

    Obama Healthcare

    What do you guys think of the Obama Healthcare plan? Do you think it would be good or bad for the economy? I think it is too much like socialism, as if we are drifting away from our good old capitalist ideals.