Michael Tennant

Thursday, 26 September 2013 08:20

After 21 Hours, Cruz Rests His Case — and Legs

Sen. Ted Cruz spoke for 21 hours about the need to defund ObamaCare, but will his efforts be successful?

 

 

Individual health insurance rates are going up significantly in Kentucky — in at least one case, by almost 200 percent — because of ObamaCare.

Saturday, 21 September 2013 15:40

Obama’s Debt-ceiling Disinformation

President Obama falsely claimed in a recent speech that raising the debt ceiling does not increase the debt and that debt-ceiling negotiations have never before been used to effect other policy changes.

The Home Depot announced that it will be dropping health coverage for its roughly 20,000 part-time employees, leaving them to buy subsidized coverage on ObamaCare's insurance exchanges.

Wednesday, 18 September 2013 09:09

The ObamaCare Battle of Capitol Hill

A brutal political fight is playing out on Capitol Hill as members of Congress try to preserve their exemption from part of ObamaCare.

Elizabeth O'Bagy, whose writings on behalf of the allegedly moderate Syrian opposition forces have been cited by high-ranking politicians, was fired by a neoconservative think tank for claiming to hold a degree that she does not.

 

Analysts are finding that the Obama administration's claims of a chemical weapons attack by the Syrian regime of Bashar al-Assad cannot withstand scrutiny.

According to a study by National Journal, ObamaCare will make individual insurance cost far more than employer-sponsored insurance and encourage employers to drop coverage.

 

 

Republican congressional leaders have signaled that they do not intend to fight for defunding ObamaCare in upcoming negotiations over a continuing resolution.

A recent study finds that ObamaCare is unlikely to induce many young, healthy people to buy insurance, sending the insurance industry into a "death spiral" of rising premiums and fewer, sicker beneficiaries.