Written by The Foundry - The Heritage Foundation
The Health Care Nuclear Option is still the stated plan to get Obamacare to the President's desk. The latest wrinkle is designed to allow pro-life Democrats to vote for the Senate's taxpayer funded abortion language while still claiming they never voted for taxpayer funded abortions. Don't be ...
Written by Michelle Malkin
First published in TownHall
The White House took great offense recently when conservatives suggested President Obama might be trading a judicial appointment for a wavering Democrat's vote on his health carereform plan. "Absurd," a miffed administration official told Politico.com. ...
Written by Joseph Henchman
More States Considering Affiliate Nexus Tax Despite Failures in Other States
Special Report No. 176
Citing significant budget shortfalls and the inability to collect sales taxes on many Internet-based transactions, a number of states are considering the adoption of "Amazon taxes." ...
Written by Jennifer Richmond and Rodger Baker
China's National People's Congress (NPC) remains in session. As usual, the meeting has provided Beijing an opportunity to highlight the past year's successes and lay out the problems that lie ahead. On the surface at least, China has shown remarkable resilience in the face of global economic ...
Written by The Foundry - The Heritage Foundation.org
Amidst all the intense speculation about quickly passing the President's health care agenda through the Budget Reconciliation process before the Easter Recess, ordinary Americans should remember one thing: the House of Representatives must first pass the 2,700-page, $2.5 trillion, Senate health ...
Written by David Horowitz - FrontPageMag.com
David Horowitz was one of the founders of the New Left in the 1960s and an editor of its largest magazine,Ramparts. He is the author, with Peter Collier, of three best selling dynastic biographies: The Rockefellers: An American Dynasty (1976); The Kennedys: An American Dream (1984); and The Fords: ...
Written by Grace-Marie Turner - HealthReformHub.org
The Pelosi strategy is deceptively simple: Pass the Senate bill through the House and have the president sign ObamaCare into law. It is straight out of a 7th grade civics class: If both houses of Congress pass identical bills, there is no need to reconcile the two. The bill can go straight to ...
Written by Warner Todd Huston
The news we have been warning you about is in. Government workers on average exceed the pay scale of those in private industry. The unsustainable situation is here. It is now clear that Bill Clinton was a bit premature when he saidthat the "era of big government is over." Sadly he didn't count on ...
Written by Daniel Greenfield
The Republican party is destroying itself. That's the message you'll see repeated in media outlet after media outlet. That is the liberal talking point that has been spread throughout 2008 and 2009 by the press over and over again. It's the one they're still repeating now, even as the Tea Party ...