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Category: health care reform / Obamacare

Reconsidering health care reform

Health care reform has dominated the headlines for months and frankly, I’d pretty much burned out on listening to the furor. After all, when push comes to shove, I have […]

Obama speaks, nothing changes

Tonight Pres. Obama delivered his make-or-break speech on health care reform to a Joint Session of Congress. While it was a good speech, concluding with a previously undisclosed letter he’d […]

Huckabee is despicable

Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee, a moderate Republican presidential candidate last year, has been running hard to the right ever since. He seemed like such a nice, reasonable guy back […]

Do it right the first time

I’ve been watching the Sunday morning talk shows, and naturally health care reform is the favorite topic. Ideas swirling today: Doctor Shortage On Andersen Cooper, they got around to the […]

Obama backs off public option

The latest news on health care reform seems to be that Obama is willing to drop his plan for a public option. Call me cynical, but my first thought was, […]

Gov. Mitt Romney

Health care reform: Mass fail

Mitt Romney appeared on one of today’s Sunday morning talk shows and was bragging yet again about the great success of the state health care plan instituted when he was […]

Psst, want to buy a bridge?

*** Rant Warning *** What to do about health care costs. What to do … I got an email today from Senators Leahy, Durbin, and Schumer asking me to sign […]

Health care reform? In your dreams

So now the American Medical Association has come out against public health insurance. They were, if you’ll recall, one of the groups that rushed to sign a letter to Pres. […]

McCaughey off the mark on stimulus bill

Monday I wrote about Betsy McCaughey’s Bloomberg commentary on health care provisions in the stimulus bill. Based on what she said, I grew quite concerned about the future of my […]

Health care reform hiding in stimulus bill

[Note: Apparently the link to the McCaughey story referenced below was broken when this entry was posted. The problem has been corrected and I apologize to my readers.] Barack Obama […]