Category: HEALTHCARE

One Nation, Under Medicaid, With Misery and Poverty for All

Free enterprise has done more to reduce poverty than all the government programs dreamed up by Democrats. Ronald Reagan   In a recent study by the Kaiser Family Foundation, 24 states have a majority of births financed by Medicaid.  You read that right. A majority of births in nearly half of our nation are born […]

The Viral and Deadly Diseases of Illegal and Legal Immigration

We are five days away from fundamentally transforming the United States of America.  Barack Obama, October 30, 2008 According to the latest Census, illegal immigration has exploded 57 percent in less than two years, with at least 550,000 new undocumented aliens pouring into America in a trend that is set to continue growing. In an […]

Corporate Cronies Raid Discount Drug Program Intended for Poor

One of the great mistakes is to judge policies and programs by their intentions rather than their results. Milton Friedman The story of the 340B discount drug program is a classic example of a government program that has been hijacked. Established by the Veterans Healthcare Act of 1992, 340B was intended to give veterans and the indigent […]

THE FDA’S RULING IS A POISON PILL TO THE RULE OF LAW AND TO PATIENTS

  Some of the FDA’s own scientists have charged that politics, not science, is behind the FDA’s actions. Rep. Joseph Crowley (D-NY) It is no secret that the Obama administration has used the power of bureaucracies to create or change laws that run counter to their agenda. The DOJ, the IRS and the EPA have […]

Andrew Slavitt: The Pay To Play Prince of Obamacare

When asked under oath about the status of American taxpayer dollars invested in the exchanges, Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt testified before the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations in December 2015 that [the state-based exchanges] returned over $200 million in grant dollars to the federal government,” the report states. “But information […]

Jefferson Lives

As long as a love of liberty is emblazoned on our hearts, Jefferson lives. Ronald Reagan The following is a transcript and corresponding video of a speech delivered by Ronald Reagan, twenty-eight years ago today–Independence Day, at 10:06 am on the steps of the Jefferson Memorial. July 3, 1987 If you would excuse me for […]

Paging Dr. Ben Dover

You couldn’t keep your doctor, or your insurance, and your premiums didn’t go down by $2500. In fact, your premiums have skyrocketed. If you don’t have insurance, and you missed the “deadline” for enrollment, a 2.5% tax will be collected by one of the new 16,000 health care workers, aka IRS agents, that is if […]