Why the last-minute negotiations are important

Congressmen want to keep their staff perks so they aren’t subject to equal medical care treatment with the rest of the ordinary citizenry. If they can have the 'Cadillac Plans' that no other citizen can get for free, they can cut benefits for medical...

A Modest suggestion

          Since we are at the brink again!  Oh horrors a government shutdown [what ever that means]!  Non-essential services will shut down for however long.  Does that mean:  Social Security payments won't go out - no they will go out; the military...

Iran unveils new long-distance attack drone

THE TIMES OF ISRAEL . Revolutionary Guard claims Shahed-129 can fly up to a distance of 1,700 kilometers, putting much of the Middle East in range .   By AP September 27, 2013, 4:27 pm . Iran’s Revolutionary Guard has unveiled an...

The GOP is blinking

The GOP position was to defund Obamacare forever. . The Senate sent the budget back to the House without the defunding. . The GOP position is now, according to Michelle Bachman on Fox, to delay Obamacare for a year (supposedly to discuss...

The Travesty Of The “ACA”

The dem's are wailing that the government will be shut down and pointing their dirty little fingers at the Republicans. Regardless of the fact that the ONLY thing not to be funded is the “ACA.” Does anyone even remember that the government was shut...

Eliminating collective bargaining in Congress

Republicans have a new way of creating a US budget. Ordinarily a budget starts in the House of Representatives with discussion until there's a majority agreement. That is sent to the Senate; when they reach an agreement on any changes, it's sent back...

Americans who don't risk everything

Such people are called 'conservatives'. They wouldn't risk the bankruptcy of their progeny. They'd continue to provide profit-making insurance companies like Aetna, Prudential, Blue Cross and would look for ways to get more money in the hands of...

"The Americans Who Risked Everything"

With the "ACA" looming on the horizon, the single payer plan it is the forerunner of and that socialized medicine, with the government chomping at the bit for that massive power hit, like a drug, government officials are banging their heads against...

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From a State reknowned for its liberal adherence to free speech, tolerance and education, a parent had some questions and objections to a "new" program that the school board was thinking to implement! From the Baltimore Sun 20 September 2013 by...

Obamacare policy can cost young people nothing

With high deductibles (which are far less than having to pay a hospital bill after a motorcycle accident) health care insurance can cost between nothing and $200 a month depending upon the deductible amount. For the immortal gamblers under 30 who...