Look at These F---ing Hipsters Without Health Care
July 25, 2013
The Wall Street Journal could not have found a more perfect hipster to illustrate why, as a Thursday headline reads, "New Health-Care Law's Success Rests on the Young." His name is Gabe Meiffren.
Held Hostage by a Hospital
July 24, 2013
When the billionaire owner of the Minnesota Vikings football team decided last year he wanted a new, $1 billion stadium, he did what sports franchise owners often do: threaten to relocate to another state—at least implicitly—and thereby wrung nearly
Leaders of the Republican Party are still predicting that Obamacare will be a disaster, one that will wreak havoc on American health care. Most of their allies in the media say the same thing.
Hoosier Hustle? Another Dubious Attack on Obamacare
July 21, 2013
Obamacare got some bad news late Thursday afternoon. State officials in Indiana announced that premiums for residents buying insurance on their own next year would be 72 percent higher than the premiums such people typically pay this year.
The implementation of Obamacare is an awfully difficult subject to cover. It requires following developments in Washington and in the 50 states, each with its own unique challenges and politics.
The Obamacare Train Still Hasn't Wrecked
July 18, 2013
President Obama on Thursday touted some good news about Obamacare. And, lord knows, he’s earned the right.
This Obamacare Rate Shock Is Good for You
July 17, 2013
Obamacare got some good press this morning, for a change. According to state officials in New York, insurance premiums for residents buying coverage on their own will fall by 50 percent next year, thanks to the new health care law.
Obamacare's Individual Mandate Can't Wait
July 15, 2013
House Republican leaders hope to hold yet more votes on Obamacare, maybe as early as this week.
Immigration reform was supposed to be different than health care reform. A few wonks aside, Republicans have never had any real interest in expanding health insurance coverage to those who lack it.
Texas Governor Rick Perry announced today that he’s not running for reelection in 2014.