Written by John Kartch - Americans for Tax Reform
WASHINGTON, D.C.- There are 18 separate tax hikesin the Reid-Obama healthcare bill. One of them caps the amount that can be deferred in Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) at $2500 per year (a similar provision was included in the Pelosi-Obama health bill and written about by Congressman Cathy ...
Written by Cliff Kincaid
Bill Donohue of the Catholic League claims in a press releasethat President Obama has double-crossed the Catholic bishops on the matter of abortion funding in the health care bill. "The Senate has just completed its version, and it contains nothing like the language of the [anti-abortion] Stupak ...
Written by Americans For Tax Reform - ATR.org
COMPREHENSIVE LIST OF ALL TAX HIKES IN SENATE GOVERNMENT HEALTH BILL: H.R. 3590
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Written by Stephen Hyde
Part I: Market Failure
As a proponent of market-based health care reform, I'm often accused of believing that free markets will cure what ails our broken health care system and that we just need to get government out of the way to make it all better. I believe no such thing. And I never use the ...
Written by CongressWoman Michele Bachmann - Bachmann.House.gov
Washington, D.C., - The President's economic "stimulus" package appears to be working so marvelously that it's even creating nonexistent jobs in nonexistent locations. While the evidence continues to pile up that the President's stimulus package has been a failure with unemployment rising to over ...
Written by National Center for Public Policy Research
National Center for Public Policy
As such, Webb's medical consultant sought rapid treatment for Webb because her sight was "deteriorating 'day by day,'" as Webb explained, and an infection in one eye can spread to the other good eye.
But to Webb's dismay, for nearly a year her local public health ...
Written by Co-author Shawn Ryan - Heritage.org
Does the Constitution allow the federal government to force individual citizens to buy health insurance? Sen. Tom Coburn (R-OK) and Rep. John Shadegg (R-AZ) have been waging a war to force Members of Congress to include a concise explanation of the constitutional authority empowering Congress to ...
Written by Julia A. Seymour
House bill includes tax hikes on people making less than $250,000 Networks say NOTHING...
The media gave President Obama credit during the campaign for promising not to raise taxes on the middle class. He was on the trail in New Hampshire when he made a "firm pledge" ...
Written by Sally C. Pipes
President Obama recently delivered a special address aimed at quelling small-business owners' concerns about Democratic plans for health care reform.
The legislation, he assured, would "benefit millions of small businesses" and was "being written with the interests of Americans like you and your ...