Obamacare — Just an Ego Trip Now?

On Sunday I wrote about two competing theories that might be driving Democrats to ram their government health care through Congress in defiance of a clear majority of the American people. Andy McCarthy posits that the Democrat leadership is so … Continue reading

Obama Loses Buffett?

Warren Buffett says scrap Obamacare and start over: It’s been said that Buffett has Obama’s ear. So I wonder if he’s saying any of this to Obama. I don’t think so. He knows he’d be wasting his breath. After this, … Continue reading

How Illegal Immigrants Drive Up Our Health Care Costs

In this video from a hearing in the Florida Legislature on August 28, 2009 Carol Plato, an executive director of Martin Memorial Medical Center in Florida, gives a briefing on the specific costs and liabilities the hospital has incurred while … Continue reading

Do Democrats See Defeat In November As An Acceptable Trade Off For Getting Their Government Health Care Enacted?

Obama’s health care summit was a bust with voters. The latest Rasmussen presidential tracking poll, which tracks likely-voter responses over three consecutive days, two of which were after the health care summit, clearly shows that the Democrats’ plans for a … Continue reading

Dems Talk of Passing Obamacare with Reconciliation May Be Just Smoke

Nancy Pelosi may need to brush up on her poll vaulting skills if she really thinks reconciliation to pass Obamacare is going to work. Senator Orin Hatch, not much of conservative, says it will be outright war in the Senate: … Continue reading

Pelosi Determined to Pass Obamacare By Any Means Necessary

The last Rasmussen Poll on healthcare showed that 61% of the American people want Congress to drop healthcare and focus on other issues. Last Friday, January 22nd, Pelosi said the House did not have the votes to pass Obamacare. Rasmussen … Continue reading

Jared Polis Calls For Public Option

The Boulder Daily Camera reports that: “U.S. Rep. Jared Polis, a Boulder Democrat, is calling for the Senate to include a public option in its health care bill.” Polis and fellow freshman Democrat Chellie Pingree, D-Maine, are asking other members … Continue reading

Current Democrat Strategy On ObamaCare?

Breitbart reports that Democrat congressional leaders are uniting around their last, best hope for salvaging ObamaCare. Although they don’t have 60 votes in the Senate anymore and Scott Brown has promised to vote against it the Democrat leaders say they … Continue reading