Tag Archives: Health Care

The Truth Hurts

The republicans want to end Medicare and Social Security. They have wanted this since the very inception of these programs. Only an ideologue or demagogue would claim otherwise. And so they do: The battle over whether it’s true that the Republican plan … Continue reading

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Bootstraps For All

This is the typical myth pushed by republicans: Pull yourself up by your bootstraps. Of course it completely denies reality. Without a cohesive society, there would be no civilization in which citizens could succeed. Without public safety, for instance, who … Continue reading

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So Long Medicare, We Hardly Knew ‘Ya

I was going to include this tidbit in the previous post, but it ran a bit long as it is and I did not want it to get overshadowed. So it appears that the republicans want to do for Medicare … Continue reading

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The Rewrite Continues

For those who have a memory (and not of the lies of Faux News) it is clear that on of Obama’s faults is that he compromises early and often. If politics were football, Obama would spot the ball on his … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday to the Affordable Care Act

Well, the chicken littles have so far been proven wrong: the sky has not fallen in the year since passage of the Affordable Care Act. It’s of course much too early as most of the provisions have yet to come … Continue reading

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Hmmm

While following the coverage of the terrorist attack in Tuscon, one talking head on CNN reported the postponing of the plan by Boner and the GOP to vote next week in the House on the health care repeal bill. Not … Continue reading

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Health Care Passes (sorta)

While the main package is passed and the “fix” legislation is in the Senate, the domestic right-wing terrorism continues to escalate. From TPM: The Map So Far Where are the major instances of anti-Health Care Reform violence and terrorism so … Continue reading

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Health Care

I’m betting on Obama still. Also, he’s the only game in town.

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Korean Healthcare and Business

Korean Healthcare The weather here has been oscillating between chilly and pleasant these last couple of weeks. I figure it will snap sharply into hot and humid any day now. As for work, it has been a trying week. I … Continue reading

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