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Latinos not buying into Obamacare

Hispanics are shying away from signing up for health insurance on the Obamacare exchanges. At least one in three Latinos in the U.S. are uninsured, a far higher rate than whites or blacks. Yet, advocates say their Obamacare enrollment is lagging for a variety of reasons. “Some of these families have never had insurance in […]

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Next Shoe To Drop: Obamacare Will Increase The Cost Of Employer-Sponsored Insurance

Yesterday, the Obama Administration’s Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services released a six-page report predicting that Obamacare could cause premiums to increase for nearly two-thirds of small- to medium-sized businesses. “This results in roughly 11 million individuals whose premiums are estimated to be higher as a result of the ACA and about 6 million individuals […]

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Susan Rice embodies America’s decline

Susan Rice ought to stay off “Meet the Press.” The last time she was on, she misrepresented what led to the deaths of four Americans in Benghazi, Libya. On Sunday she was back, this time misrepresenting critics of the Obama administration’s Syria policy. Last time her misrepresentation was unintentional. This time it wasn’t. I prefer […]

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Out of Control Federal Government adds new regulation every 3 hours…

Last week Mother Nature shut down Washington’s government offices for a day, but the extreme weather was no match for federal regulators inflating the government at rates never seen before. Over that time period, 1,516 new pages and 56 additional final regulations and laws were published in the Federal Register, according to the free-market Competitive Enterprise Institute. Broken down, […]

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Echoes of Obama’s IRS Scandal; the FCC Snooping Scandal

The IRS targeting scandal is of course multi-faceted, but one of its key elements was the use of comprehensive IRS questionnaires to determine everything from tea-party donor and member lists to the actions and activities of family members and even identifying “persons or entities with which you maintain a close relationship.” In other words, the […]

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Obama’s Hollow Promises Abroad

by Daniel Pipes The Washington Times February 12, 2014 As U.S. credibility and stature diminish in world affairs, the American president and his secretaries of state and defense engage in eloquent denial. Unfortunately for them, realities trump words, even persuasive ones. At the World Economic Forum in Davos, “where the water-cooler chatter was about America’s […]

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Obamacare’s Relationship Status? ‘It’s Complicated,’ Biden Says

Speaking in Minneapolis yesterday about the Obamacare rollout, Biden said, “We didn’t want this to start off as shaky as it did. But it’s complicated.” For many years, Facebook offered a short range of relationship options, including “it’s complicated.” Ever since, “it’s complicated” has been the Facebook status that both says nothing and fits every situation. […]

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