Posts Tagged healthcare

Congressional Republicans are Completely Full of It

For the immediate six years following the party-line enactment of the Affordable Care Act, when Republicans initially took control of the House of Representatives and eventually the Senate as well, the GOP v0ted on no less than 52 (!) separate measures aiming to repeal the terrible legislation. At a time when Republicans did not fully […]

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Healthcare and the State

Recently, the Supreme Court interpreted certain provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) as being lawful by ignoring its documented plain language, and by applying consequentialist rationale with respect to what a Congress meant that no longer sits. Be that as it may, this ruling should have come as no surprise as the Court already […]

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“Coffeecare” as an Allegory for Obamacare

(Source: RealityAlwaysWins2)

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Obama Administration Violates the Law – Again

The Obama administration today announced that it will once again unilaterally amend the statutory provisions of the so-called Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) by delaying enforcement until 2016 of the health insurance coverage mandate levied against “medium-sized” companies (politically and arbitrarily defined as employing between 50 and 99 personnel). This marks the second […]

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New ObamaCare Regulations Decomposed

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul (R), an ophthalmologist, explains some of the new regulatory elements of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.  While Senator Paul is surprisingly funny throughout this appearance, the relevant breakdown of new healthcare codes begins at the 5:09 mark. (Source: You Tube user MOXNEWSd0tCOM & The Daily Bail)   What would […]

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“Where Does It Say You’ve Got to Hurt the Guy?”

Dr. Ben Carson is just a gem.  Admittedly, I am not sure if this is primarily due to his individualist political perspective or his ability to make President Obama’s demeanor visibly sour but either way, this is awesome. “Dr. Benjamin Carson’s Amazing Speech at the National Prayer Breakfast with Obama Present” – YouTube

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The Taxman Cometh…

Now that President Obama’s signature healthcare law has been judicially settled, right or wrongly, as a constitutional law, it is an opportune time to examine the practical economic impact that this legislation has ushered in according to Title IX (and applicable amendments) of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA).   Direct […]

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