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Why Health Care Mandate Will Lower Health Care Cost for All

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Much about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s health insurance mandate has caused a great deal of concern for Americans of all stripes. The mandate is viewed by many as government overreach and it very well may seem like...More

 

Looking Forward into a Mitt Romney Presidency

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We all have a good idea of what a second term for President Barack Obama would be like; Possibilities of overturning the Defense of Marriage Act and a new look at the Dream Act that he attempted to get passed...More

 

No, Virginia, cancer care in Europe doesn't suck, contrary to what a recent paper implies [Respectful Insolence]

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The U.S. is widely known to have the highest health care expenditures per capita in the world, and not just by a little , but by a lot. I'm not going to go into the reasons for this so much,...More

 

Health Care Mandate is Conservative Idea

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When the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act passed Congress and signed into law by President Obama, you would think the mandate for all Americans to buy health insurance or pay a penalty, was something that came from the deep...More

 

Health Care Mandate is Conservative Idea

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When the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act passed Congress and signed into law by President Obama, you would think the mandate for all Americans to buy health insurance or pay a penalty, was something that came from the deep...More

 

Voting Rights: Republicans Attack on Democracy

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After the midterm 2010 election when Republicans gained control of several state houses and governor seats, they began working on legislation; not to create jobs for the unemployed as many of their campaigns promised, but to introduce new abortion restriction...More

 

Partisan Supreme Court Decides America’s Access to Health Care

The United States Supreme Court, the highest court in the United States, in 2010. (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Into the hands of nine people the future of health care has been laid. Those nine justices are made up of conservatives and...More

 

Acupuncture: Not an "essential health benefit" in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act [Respectful Insolence]

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This week, the Supreme Court is hearing a case that can only be described as historic. Any of you out there (in the U.S. anyway; I realize that my readership is international) who have paid even a passing attention to...More

 

Socialism: Taxpayers Pay for Health Care of Uninsured

Image via Wikipedia Republicans in Congress and state officeholders, plus conservative commentaries and pundits all across the nation, all talk about the Affordable Care Act as though it’s about Socialism. But, hasn’t the system that this nation for the last...More

 

Democrats Want a Rick Santorum Nomination

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It’s obvious that former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum is gaining momentum in the Republican nomination race for president. Let’s be clear; Democrats are quite confident that our candidate – incumbent President Barack Obama can beat any of the current candidates...More