Michael Tennant

A Washington State woman cited by President Obama as an example of ObamaCare's success now finds that she cannot afford insurance under the law.

Thursday, 21 November 2013 17:00

Real Solutions for Black Americans

Contrary to popular belief, there are methods for helping blacks overcome economic and social problems other than direct government aid — proven, workable ways.

Federal ethanol policy harms the environment and does nothing to halt alleged global warming, but the Obama administration isn't about to change it because it benefits industries with powerful lobbies.

 

In a recent regulation announcement, the Obama administration quietly let it be known that it plans to exempt labor unions from an ObamaCare tax on health insurance.

Former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney told NBC News that if he'd been elected president, he would have replaced ObamaCare with a mandate that states guarantee that all their residents are insured — a distinction without much of a difference.

ObamaCare may be making health insurance more affordable for some people, but at the expense of their choice of providers.

Early ObamaCare enrollment data indicate that far more people are enrolling in Medicaid than in private insurance, which could prove troublesome for patients, taxpayers, and insurers alike.

 

The same company that built the problem-plagued ObamaCare website was tapped to disburse long-overdue Hurricane Sandy relief.

The National Security Agency is collecting over 250 million e-mail address books and instant-messaging contact lists a year, many from Americans.

Many of the "experts" arguing in the media for U.S. intervention in the Syrian civil war have strong ties to the defense industry, but these ties were rarely mentioned in connection with their media appearances.