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“MAY” – The One Little Word That Changes Everything

Dear Leader Barack Hussein Obama, in July 2009, said, “If you like your doctor, you will be able to keep your doctor. Period.” Now, in July 2013, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sibelius has interjected one little word into Obama’s statement: “MAY“. The HHS created and controlled website “www.healthcare.gov” has this statement: “Depending on the plan you choose ...

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House to vote on Obamacare IRS limits bill

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – It was announced today that the U.S. House of Representatives will consider legislation by Rep. Tom Price, M.D. (GA-06), that prevents the Internal Revenue Service from enforcing or implementing any component of President Obama’s health care law. The House is scheduled to vote on H.R. 2009, Keep the IRS Off Your Health Care Act, prior to the ...

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Obamacare so confusing, government computers can’t handle it

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Due to contradictory requirements, government computers get confused when trying to enforce the smoker’s provision in Obamacare. The anti-smoking provision allows insurers to charge as much as 50% more to those who use tobacco products. To lure in younger consumers, insurers were expected to penalize them less and hit older smokers with the full penalty. This will lead to situations ...

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Saturday Night Cigar Lounge July 6th

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When:Saturday, June 29th, 10pm Eastern/7pm Pacific Where: Saturday Night Cigar Lounge with Taylor on Blog Talk Radio What: Saturday nights were meant for cigars and politics. Hear Taylor and his co-host Liz Harrison talk about everything from the past week – from politics, to news, to books, and entertainment. Whatever comes to mind, and of course, sobriety is not likely. ...

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IRS Official overseeing Conservative targeting now heads Obamacare office

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The Commissioner overseeing tax exempt organizations for the IRS for the last three years is not only still employed, but heading the much more powerful unit in charge of enforcing Obamacare. Sarah Hall Ingram spent three years, from 2009 to 2012, as the commissioner of the tax exempt office of the Internal Revenue service. Instead of being asked to resign, ...

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A Thank You Note to “Progressive” Hero Dr. Kermit Gosnell

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Dear Dr. Gosnell, Before I really get going here, let me just say I’m sorry the “progressives” have abandoned you, that they’re pretending to condemn your bloody work. That must be hard; after all, they supported you for decades until your gruesome activities were brought to the light and started to harm their “babies are parasitic clumps of cells” narrative. ...

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Feds Back Away from Health Care State Payments During Bridge Year

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In a surprise to no one, states are discovering yet another down side to Obamacare. Like many Americans, I have a pre-existing condition. Diagnosed with breast cancer and a stay-at-home mom I held hope that one piece of the Obamacare legislation of offering health care coverage for those with pre-existing conditions would work. But understanding the costs and expenses with ...

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Obamacare Fall Out: Roofers Union Wants Repeal

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Public Press Release from the Roofers Union President Kinsey Robinson: ROOFERS UNION SEEKS REPEAL/REFORM OF AFFORDABLE CARE ACT WASHINGTON, DC—ROOFERS’ UNION SEEKS REPEAL/REFORM OF AFFORDABLE CARE ACT Cites Loss of Benefits to Members; Harm to Industry and Multi-employer Health Plans Washington, DC – United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers International President Kinsey M. Robinson issued the following statement ...

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The Obamacare Recession

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The sequester’s $85 billion dollar slowing of federal spending isn’t what’s going to stall the economy this year – that will come from the President’s healthcare reform. The White House and congressional Democrats have been hard at-work spinning the March jobs slowdown as an effect of sequestration even though the details of the report show no slowdown in government hiring. ...

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WSJ: Our Changing Relationship with Health Care

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This week in the Wall Street Journal there is an interesting ‘on the ground’ look at health care and how it has changed in the past 50 years. The article is particularly worth watching because it is written by ‘former’ physician Dr. Ed Marsh. Dr. Marsh opened his practice in pediatrics in the early 1960’s, ran a solo practice for ...

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HHS Then: Time to Cut Medicare Advantage…Now: Time to Boost Medicare Advantage

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It was just February of this year that the Health and Human Services Department announced it would cut payments to Medicare Advantage, using those funds to help finance the expenses of ObamaCare. Now, in a reversal the Obama Administration said it will increase the payment for health insurers who offer the Medicare Advantage program. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid ...

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Single Democrats? Here’s Your New Health Insurance.

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Do you know any young single Obama voters? Maybe the guys and gals who were excited about their “free” contraceptives offered through Obamacare? Those who excitedly said, “Yes. Yes. We all need health care.” Share this with those guys. The first new price rates came out today in Vermont. An enthusiastically democratic state, Vermont politicians have been pushing for a ...

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Obamacare Will Cost More. Surprised?

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This week the Society of Actuaries released a study that demonstrates costs for health care will rise for many under Obamacare. In a study of individual policies it was found that states offering low cost insurance the prices could rise significantly with increases as high as 80% in Ohio and Wisconsin, and 60% in California, Idaho, Maryland and Indiana. It ...

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