Economic myth of the day (oh hell, make that “of all time”) — UPDATED

Government monopoly buying power can bargain prices down from health care providers better than the free market can This is a myth easily believed by anyone not well informed on basic economics.  The truth is that a government monopoly is … Continue reading

Scott Brown Might Raise A Half Million…(Make That $750,000, No Make That $1 Million) in One Day

The Scott Brown Campaign is working to make the Massachusetts Miracle happen by raising a half million dollars today. They have $80,000 so far. [UPDATE: $93,000 $117,000 $181,000 $260,000 $415,000 $619,000 at 4:50 PM Eastern, goal raised to $750,000 $1,050,000 … Continue reading

That Was Then, This is Now-Part III (Updated)

Right after the Senate did the Christmas eve sneak on its version of government-run health care Obama said that it would be put on hold until after the state of the union speech, expected to be in the last week … Continue reading

That Was Then, This Is Now-Part II

On the campaign trail back in 2008 candidate Obama promised that the negotiations of his health care bill would be broadcast on C-SPAN “ the American people can see what is going on.” So, when Obamacare was being negotiated by … Continue reading

Rush Gets Clean Bill of Health

In the press conference Rush said he got the best health treatment in the world “right here in the United States of America.” He also said, “I don’t think there’s one thing wrong with the American health care system,” Limbaugh … Continue reading