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CBS News: Obamacare Hiking Costs For Employers

In 2010, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services estimated Obamacare would "collectively reduce the number of people with employer-sponsored health coverage by about 14 million." CBS News reports on two small business owners who are cancelling their worker's insurance...More

 

A Tribe Called Sequester

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It’s Thursday February 28th! Do you know where your podcast is? On this day in history back in 1861, the U.S. Congress created Colorado Territory. They didn’t actually create anything. They just wrote and signed some pieces of paper that...More

 

Let's Get Fiscal -- And Get Physical

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The GOP say the only way to address the debt is to weaken Medicare, Medicaid & Social Security, but we know that healthy, secure Americans make a healthier, more secure America. Deficit hawks want to stop investing in our country...More

 

Fiscal Cliff Saga: Game of Chicken

For those of you not familiar with the game of Chicken, it is a very dangerous game where drivers in two different cars drive straight at each other, and the one who swerves off the road first, loses. Sometimes two...More

 

ObamaCare is Off the Table in “Fiscal Cliff” Negotiations

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Those who poured out in droves to vote for President Obama, who by the way, won a second term in office, deserve to have what they stood in long lines on Election Day for. The Affordable Care Act, also known...More

 

Governor Fallon and other Governors Turn Down Federal Dollars for Health Care

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I live in one of the states whose governor decided to refuse cooperating with the federal government on implementing ObamaCare — in Oklahoma. I am also one of many who do not have health care but needs it. My income...More

 

Why can’t we peaceful people be given a choice?

About four or so months I attended a progressive town hall meeting hosted by my Rep. Eddie B. Johnson, with Rep. Barbara Lee from California. An old-aged attendent asked about the healthcare ruling (this was about two weeks before the...More

 

The Romney Veto That Every American Needs to Know About

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Abraham Lincoln once said, “Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man’s character, give him power.” Well, in November of 2002 the people of Massachusetts gave a businessman named Mitt Romney political power. And,...More

 

African-American Ministers Encouraging Congregants to Stay Home Election Day

President Obama’s Support for Gay Marriage Should Not Give Black Religious Leaders Reason to Abandon the First African-American President Being a gay man and a firm supporter of our president, Barack Obama, I have a strong opinion concerning same-sex marriage...More

 

Romney RNC Speech – Mention of Compassion, Got Little Reaction

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention made a passing mention concerning the poor and the sick in this country. “…That united America will care for the poor and the sick, will honor and respect...More