March 2, 2015

The Startlingly Large Obamacare Consequenece That’s About to Hit Millions of Taxpayers

The Startlingly Large Obamacare Consequenece That's About to Hit Millions of Taxpayers

The official enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act, known better as Obamacare, came to a close on Feb. 15 and wound up handily galloping past reduced expectations. Before the start of this year’s open enrollment, the Department of Health and Human Services had forecast just 9.1 million enrollees would be signed up for health […]

Obamacare Is Punishing Working-Class Americans

Employees at Staples will soon get a little bit more vacation — thanks to Obamacare. Unfortunately, that time off will be unpaid — and in most cases, unwelcome. The retailer, which employs 85,000 people, has limited part-time work to 25 hours a week to avoid Obamacare’s fines for not providing insurance to those who work […]

How Obamacare Is Destroying Health Insurance

How Obamacare Is Destroying Health Insurance

The health insurance market is changing. And the changes are not good. Even before there was Obamacare, most insurers most of the time had perverse incentives to attract the healthy and avoid the sick. But now that the Affordable Care Act has completely changed the nature of market, the perverse incentives are worse than ever. […]

BREAKING: House Votes to Fully Repeal Obamacare, 239-186

BREAKING: House Votes to Fully Repeal Obamacare, 239-186

The Republican-controlled House of Representatives has just voted to repeal Obamacare in its entirety: House votes to repeal #Obamacare, 239 186. There were three GOP nays. All Democrats voted no. — Chad Pergram (@ChadPergram) February 3, 2015 The comfortable margin comes courtesy of the GOP’s expanded majority following the 2014 elections, in which the party won […]

Millions of middle class Americans will remain uninsured despite Obamacare

5 Ways the Middle Class Is Getting Screwed

The good news from last week’s Congressional Budget Office report was that Obamacare will cost 20 percent less through 2019 than originally expected. That’s in  part because medical inflation has slowed more than the CBO anticipated back in 2010 when the law went into effect. But the report had bad news too.  Fewer people are […]

CBO Now Says 10 Mil Will Lose Employer Health Plans Under ObamaCare

CBO Now Says 10 Mil Will Lose Employer Health Plans Under ObamaCare

  Health Reform: The Congressional Budget Office now says ObamaCare will push 10 million off employer-based coverage, a tenfold increase from its initial projection. The “keep your plan” lie just gets bigger and bigger. The latest CBO report is supposed to be a big win for the Obama administration because the projected costs are 20% […]

CBO Report: Obamacare to Cost Government $50K Per Person

A bombshell report from the Congressional Budget Office reveals that it will cost the federal government $50,000 for every person who gets health insurance under Obamacare law. According to the Daily Mail.com, the astounding figure was “buried” in a 15-page section of the nonpartisan organization’s budget forecast for the next 10 years. The CBO said […]

Top Obamacare Chief Resigns In Wake of Phony Figures Fiasco

Top Obamacare Chief Resigns In Wake of Phony Figures Fiasco

Embattled Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Administrator Marilyn Tavenner is resigning her post overseeing Obamacare just months after she admitted that the Obama White House’s highly publicized 8 million Obamacare enrollment figure was inflated by at least 1.3 million. “The mistake we made is unacceptable,” said Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell. “I […]

Harvard Faculty Revolts Over Obamacare Cost Increases

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The New York Times reports that faculty members voted unanimously in November to oppose a slight increase in out-of-pocket costs Harvard proposed for the plans. The university administration cited the need to confront the “added costs” caused by Obamacare provisions. Despite the protests, the university enacted the increase in January. That hasn’t stopped faculty from waxing apocalyptic […]

How The Affordable Care Act Forced Me To Become Uninsured

This is the story of how a professional health economist, who knows all ins and outs of health insurance, ended up becoming involuntarily uninsured as a direct result of the Affordable Care Act. I am self-employed, and I have several significant pre-existing conditions. In other words, I’m just the sort of person who supposedly couldn’t […]

Obama’s Anti-Second Amendment Surgeon General Nominee Confirmed By The Senate

Obama's Anti-Second Amendment Surgeon General Nominee Confirmed By The Senate

In a last minute move before the end of the 2014 lame duck session, Senate Democrats confirmed President Obama’s rabidly anti-Second Amendment surgeon general nominee, Dr. Vivek Murthy, late Monday night. Murthy, a 36-year old physician, was approved 51-43 as the nation’s top doctor despite opposition from the GOP for his support of gun control […]

Gruber’s Pathetic Congressional Testimony

Gruber’s Pathetic Congressional Testimony

An old Soviet joke had men carrying briefcases marching alongside tanks and soldiers in a Kremlin parade. “Why are those men in a military parade?” a boy innocently asks his father. He replies, “Those are the economists. They are the most dangerous of all.” MIT economist Jonathan Gruber’s factually impoverished testimony on Obamacare didn’t get […]

Seven More States Join Suit Against Obama’s Amnesty Bringing Total To 24

Seven More States Join Suit Against Obama's Amnesty Bringing Total To 24

Seven states joined Texas’s lawsuit challenging President Obama’s executive amnesty plan this week, brining the total number of states on the suit to 24. “More than 20 states hav Seven states joined Texas’s lawsuit challenging President Obama’s executive amnesty plan this week, brining the total number of states on the suit to 24. “More than […]

ObamaCare: Gruber apologizes but White House still lying about health care law

ObamaCare: Gruber apologizes but White House still lying about health care law

Tuesday, Jonathan Gruber, the MIT economist caught repeatedly on video calling the American public “stupid” and claiming deception was essential to pass ObamaCare was dragged before the House Oversight Committee for a grilling. But he was a stand-in for the real culprit: President Obama. Lying about the health law originated at the top. In 2008, […]

Exclusive: House GOP Leaders Trick 216 House Republicans into Accidentally Supporting Obama’s Executive Amnesty

Exclusive: House GOP Leaders Trick 216 House Republicans into Accidentally Supporting Obama's Executive Amnesty

In a lengthy interview on Friday afternoon, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) exposed how House Speaker John Boehner, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Majority Whip Steve Scalise strengthened President Barack Obama’s executive amnesty with procedural trickery former Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber would envy—and they did it all in the name of pushing […]

Obamacare’s Destruction of Primary Care Doctors Continues

Obamacare's Destruction of Primary Care Doctors Continues

Before Obamacare was pushed through Congress in 2010 by Democrats unwilling to consider opposition voices to the legislation, conservatives and doctors repeatedly warned the bill would destroy the ability for physicians to properly function inside a government controlled system. Those warnings went unheeded and now patients and those in need of medical care are experiencing […]

Abandon Ship: Another Democratic Senator Admits Obamacare Was a Mistake

Abandon Ship: Another Democratic Senator Admits Obamacare Was a Mistake

First came this frank and stunning analysis from Chuck Schumer, an evidently disgruntled member of Senate Democrats’ leadership team. Now Iowa’s Tom Harkin — one of the ignominious 60 ‘yes’ votes for Obamacare who will be replaced by conservative Republican Joni Ernst in January — weighs in: He wonders in hindsight whether the law was made overly complicated to satisfy the […]

OBAMACARE OFFERS FIRMS $3,000 INCENTIVE TO HIRE ILLEGALS OVER NATIVE-BORN WORKERS

Obamacare offers firms $3,000 incentive to hire illegals over native-born workers

Under the president’s new amnesty, businesses will have a $3,000-per-employee incentive to hire illegal immigrants over native-born workers because of a quirk of Obamacare. President Obama’s temporary amnesty, which lasts three years, declares up to 5 million illegal immigrants to be lawfully in the country and eligible for work permits, but it still deems them […]

Video: Jonathan Gruber Explains How to “Kill” Obamacare

Video: Jonathan Gruber Explains How to “Kill” Obamacare

A series of explosive videos recently emerged featuring one of the Obamacare architects, Jonathan Gruber, explaining how a lack of transparency was implemented to pass the controversial health control law. In another video, filmed at Noblis in January of 2012, Gruber explains the biggest threat to the law’s survival, and essentially what can be done to collapse the […]

OBAMACARE: THE MOTHER OF ALL LIES

In the last few weeks the media reported another big ObamaCare scandal; specifically, the fraudulent way the Health Care Reform was implemented. This new information came to light thanks to a video that revealed, in the words of Jonathan Gruber, (The main architect of ObamaCare), how the law was manipulated to intentionally mislead the American […]

The truth about Obama’s ‘temporary’ Ebola amnesty

The truth about Obama’s ‘temporary’ Ebola amnesty

When it rains, it pours. Just before unveiling his colossal administrative amnesty for millions of “undocumented” aliens and foreign tech workers on Thursday, President Obama separately ordered up to 8,000 more executive pardons and special work passes for Liberians, Sierra Leoneans, and Guineans illegally in this country. Strange, isn’t it? The same administration that refused to […]

Let’s get this right: The scandal is not about Gruber

Let’s get this right: The scandal is not about Gruber

He’s just the unwitting truth-teller. I’m noticing as this whole Jonathan Gruber business unfolds that Republicans are showing a troubling instinct, and if they’re not careful they’re going to mis-navigate this thing in a such a way that they just might let congressional Democrats and the Obama Administration off the hook. It’s pretty simple: The […]

Darrell Issa Calls on Jonathan Gruber to Testify About Obamacare

Darrell Issa Calls on Jonathan Gruber to Testify About Obamacare

Over the past two weeks Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber has been seen on video repeatedly insulting the intelligence of the American voter and admitting the healthcare overhaul was written to deceive the public about costs, taxes and a redistribution of wealth of healthy to sick. Today, Chairman of the House Oversight Committee Darrell Issa officially […]

Obamacare Inflates Its Numbers. I Feel Sick.

Let’s dig a little deeper into the enrollment numbers. Health-Care Reform I’ve complained at great length about the Barack Obama administration’s lack of transparency surrounding the Affordable Care Act. But I don’t even know what to say about this latest revelation, courtesy of Bloomberg News’s own Alex Wayne: The administration counted stand-alone dental plans in order […]

Pro-Life Group: “We Will Not Obey the Obamacare HHS Mandate, Not Today, Not Ever”

Pro-Life Group: “We Will Not Obey the Obamacare HHS Mandate, Not Today, Not Ever”

The pro-life group Priests for Life was one of the earliest organizations to file a lawsuit against the Obama administration over its HHS mandate. The mandate compels religious groups to pay for birth control drugs and drugs like ella that can cause very early abortions. But, last week, a federal appeals court ruled that the […]

Gruber admits Obama was present when Obamacare deception occurred

Gruber admits Obama was present when Obamacare deception occurred

Shortly after Obamacare architect and MIT Professor Jonathan Gruber was severely criticized by South Carolina Congressman Trey Gowdy, a new video has surfaced that shows Gruber admitting that Obama knew it was going to be a problem, and they all agreed to lie about it, the Gateway Pundit reported on Thursday. Gruber was interviewed by […]

Ebola Doctor Pronouced Dead in Nebraska

Ebola Doctor Pronouced Dead in Nebraska

Ebola patient — and Good Samaritan — Dr. Martin Salia landed in the United States from Sierra Leone on Saturday. He was, one might say, trying to make the world a better and more humane place. Earlier today, however, the hospital treating him announced he didn’t make it: Dr. Martin Salia, a surgeon who was […]

‘Stupid Is as Stupid Does': Judge Jeanine Slams Obama, Pelosi and Gruber THE CONSPIRACY

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  On last night’s “Justice,” Judge Jeanine Pirro slammed President Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Jonathan Gruber and the entire Obama administration over the deception surrounding the Affordable Care Act and an overall lack of transparency. “They think you’re stupid, that they can pull the wool over your eyes, they know more than you do and that they […]

President Crafted Obamacare Deception With Gruber At White House Meeting

U.S. President Obama speaks on the phone in the Oval Office during a conference call at the White House

President Obama personally crafted a major Obamacare deception with Jonathan Gruber at one of Gruber’s numerous White House meetings, according to a 2012 Gruber interview with PBS. MIT professor Gruber, who served as a top Obama administration consultant during the writing of Obamacare, garnered national condemnation this week after The Daily Caller published a video […]

Fifth Video Emerges, Showing Gruber Mocking Man Worried About Obamacare

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A video from Vermont shows Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber mocking a Vermonter who expressed concern about single-payer health care. In the 2011 video shot by TrueNorthReports.com and released on Thursday, Gruber appears before the Vermont House Health Care Committee to present recommendations for a universal, publicly financed health care program. The recommendations were part of […]