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Tankosphere Today: Dec. 4, 2008

Posted By Todd Thurman On December 4, 2008 @ 3:43 pm In Ongoing Priorities | Comments Disabled

The Washington Post reports today that the very impressive e-mail and cell phone number lists that Obama’s political campaign amassed will now be moving over to the White House to be used as an action arm of the Administration…

As President-elect Obama fills his Cabinet and top-advisor positions, he has not yet named a U.S. Trade Representative, but, as CEI noted, he purportedly has offered the job to Rep. Xavier Becerra (D-CA). Becerra had joined the chorus to redo the North America Free Trade Agreement, even though he did vote for the trade pact in 1993…

Bill Buckley wrote these words about 50 years ago, but they seem like timely advice for conservatives today, don’t they?

Private providers, who are motivated by profit and whose livelihood depends on attracting more customers, are far more attentive to patient needs than the NHS monopoly. No waiting lists, private rooms, clean wards, more communication between patients and clinicians – in other words, a better experience all round. And at no additional cost too!…


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URLs in this post:

[1] Change We’ve Seen Before – FRC Blog: http://www.frcblog.com/2008/12/change_weve_seen_before.html

[2] If Obama Rewrites NAFTA, Canada Could Hit Back Hard – OpenMarket.org: http://www.openmarket.org/2008/12/04/6538/

[3] Buckley’s Framework and Modern Realities – InsiderOnline: http://www.insideronline.org/blogarchive.cfm?month=12&year=2008#F87740C3-C35D-0BF2-4374A1DE606E4960

[4] Good News for Patients – Adam Smith Institute: http://www.adamsmith.org/blog/health/good-news-for-patients-200812042537/

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