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    Medicare Reform that Saves Seniors and Taxpayers Money

    America’s finances are in a mess, and Medicare is one of the main reasons. But the good news—just confirmed by the Congressional Budget Office—is that there’s a way to save money for Medicare patients and taxpayers. Our health care spending crisis is largely due to the structural deficiencies and demographic … More

    Obamacare Number of the Day: $621,000,000,000

    People worried about Obamacare’s impact on the American health care system should remember one key number: $621 billion. That’s the amount that non-partisan actuaries at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) said Obamacare would increase national health spending over the next 10 years, in a report released yesterday. … More

    It's Time to Defund Obamacare

    The movement to defund Obamacare has reached a critical moment. According to news reports, House Republicans are deciding this morning whether they will use a government funding bill to stop the unfair, unaffordable, and unworkable health care law. With less than two weeks until the government takeover of health care, … More

    Health Care Spending Crisis Coming; Obamacare Adding Fuel to the Fire

    Today’s Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report reiterates the long-standing and obvious fact that there is a health care spending crisis approaching, resulting largely from the structurally flawed Medicare program and made significantly worse by Obamacare’s new unfunded entitlement spending. The key points: Medicare spending is unsustainable, but it’s even more … More

    CBO Report's Facts Speak Louder Than Obama's Spending and Debt Crisis Denial

    The release of today’s Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report on the long-term budget outlook sends one message loud and clear: The U.S. spending and debt crisis is only getting worse. U.S. public debt doubled since before the recession and stands at a 50-year high today. The American public has not … More

    Harry Reid Out of Touch with Americans on Obamacare

    Is Harry Reid (D-NV) out of touch with Americans? When it comes to Obamacare, the answer is yes. The Senate Majority Leader told reporters last week that he reminded Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) that he thinks the fight to defund Obamacare is a waste of time. “I told him, very … More

    Obama Campaign Group Comes Out Swinging – and Scaremongering – on Obamacare

    The Hill reports that President Obama’s campaign group, Organizing for Action (OFA), is out with a new ad campaign, which contains inaccurate claims about the fight to defund Obamacare. First, OFA claims that those who want to defund the law “are threatening to shut down the government if Obamacare isn’t … More

    Hospital Finds Obamacare Harmful to Its Health

    Last night the Newark Star-Ledger reported that Obamacare is causing one large New Jersey hospital to lay off workers: Barnabas Health, the second-largest private employer in the state, said today it was forced to lay off employees because of pressures brought about by healthcare reform….“Healthcare reform, in combination with Medicare … More

    A Real Vote to Defund Obamacare

    One of the disillusioning facts about Washington is that Congress can vote on something and that vote won’t mean a thing. It would seem that a congressional vote should be a meaningful occasion, with Members weighing the costs and benefits of voting for the particular measure at hand. Unfortunately, political … More

    Why This Doctor Fears Obamacare

    Dr. Tim Shepherd talks about his patients like they’re his own family. He gets emotional when he thinks about a patient he’s been treating for 20 years, and talks about a new patient who’s making progress like it’s his first grandchild. He says his favorite part about being a doctor … More