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09/28/2012

Why Medicare Premium Support Would Not Cost Future Beneficiaries $6,400 More

The Heritage Foundation Rea S. Hederman, Jr. Opponents of Medicare premium support routinely charge that it would cost future retirees $6,400 more annually. In fact, this dollar amount is incorrect, and the charge is erroneous. Such false charges are based on an outdated Congressional Budget Office (CBO) model of House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan’s (R–WI) 2011 budget proposal. Ryan’s… Read Full Article

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09/17/2012

Testimony: The Illegal IRS Rule

The CATO Institute The Illegal IRS Rule to Increase Taxes & Spending under ObamaCare Michael F. Cannon and Jonathan H. Adler Committee on Oversight and Reform United States House of Representatives This testimony was delivered on August 2, 2012. Mr. Chairman and members of the Committee, thank you for the opportunity to present our views on the Internal Revenue Service’s… Read Full Article

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09/12/2012

IRS: Agents Won’t Be Enforcers of Obamacare Mandate

(I don’t believe a damned word any one in the admin. has to say.) CNBC Tuesday, 11 Sep 2012 Reuters The Internal Revenue Service on Tuesday assured congressional lawmakers that agents would play no role in enforcing the controversial requirement that Americans buy insurance under President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul. “IRS revenue agents will not be involved. There will… Read Full Article

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09/08/2012

Surprise! HHS pilot program to send 2 million poor seniors from Medicare into … voucher programs

Ed Morrissey I know that every campaign promise Barack Obama makes has an expiration date … but this is ridiculous. The confetti is barely off the floor at the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina after Obama’s acceptance speech, and already we find out that he’s flip-flopped. Remember this part of the speech, in which he attacks the… Read Full Article

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09/08/2012

DNC and Granholm agree: Disabled Kids’ Medicaid Money Is For Democratic Candidates

Joel Gehrke Democrats rallied around an attempt by the Service Employees International Union to have money taken from Medicaid payments that support disabled people this week. Instead, the SEIU wants to spend the money on Democratic candidates. The SEIU is trying to amend the Michigan state constitution to protect a gift from former Gov. Jennifer Granholm, D-Mich., who helped the… Read Full Article

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09/08/2012

Biden, Obamas tell health care tall tales at Charlotte convention

The Daily Caller September 7, 2012 Biden, Obamas tell health care tall tales at Charlotte convention Charles C. Jognson Vice President Joe Biden, first lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama all told a story during the Democratic National Convention about battles the president’s mother waged with health care companies as she fought a terminal illness in 1995. But the… Read Full Article

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09/08/2012

In Top Journal, Obamacare Boosters Push ‘Global Spending Target’ (rationing)

Pajamas Media September 6, 2012 In Top Journal, Obamacare Boosters Push ‘Global Spending Target’ Which is the very definition of “rationing,” the word they aren’t supposed to say. Paul Hsieh Free-market economists have long known that “controls breed controls.” In health care, leading Obamacare supporters are now proposing unprecedented new government controls [1] over all medical spending — private as… Read Full Article

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09/08/2012

ObamaCare and Laptop Medicine

American Thinker ObamaCare and Laptop Medicine We’re speeding toward a future where you’ll have a closer relationship with your doctor’s computer than with the doctor himself. And it’s not pretty. Charles Battig The era of laptop medicine is now upon us. Rather, make that laptop-computer medicine. Visit your physician, and odds are that he will enter the examining room with… Read Full Article