California’s Obamacare Exchange is Running out of Money
It looks like we can add California to the list of states that set up Obamacare exchanges and now are having huge problems with them (alongside places like Oregon and Maryland). Covered California, the Golden State’s exchange was in theory supposed to become self-sustaining this year, but as anyone who has followed the Obamacare rollout knows, it’s not even close to meeting this goal. Things | Read More »
More GOP Failure Theater: We have to save Obamacare in order to destroy it
The problem with the GOP, particularly the Senate, is that other than being gutless poltroons they simply don’t know how to win. ‘s idea of fighting is dropping his trousers and handing the nearest Democrat a tub of Astroglide. The Supreme Court heard King versus Burwell in March. That case could decide the fate of Obamacare. If the challengers prevail, federal subsidies will not be | Read More »
Only 4% Got the Right Obamacare Subsidy
Tax Day is tomorrow, and if Obamacare wasn’t complicating people’s lives enough already, it’s going to make paying taxes even more of a pain for most of the people who have signed up for subsidies. According to Betsy McCaughey over at Investor’s Business Daily, if you applied for a federal Obamacare subsidy, chances are the bureaucrats got it wrong. Per the article: ObamaCare is making | Read More »
Obamacare’s rather foolish birth control mandate gets another day in court.
The Democrats would have been better suited to never have a birth control mandate in the first place.
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The IRS Is Here To Help You With Obamacare
The Obama administration revealed in late February that it had sent a tax form containing incorrect information on health insurance premiums to approximately 800,000 HealthCare.gov customers. At the time, those people were asked to hold off on filing their taxes for 2014 until a corrected form could be sent out. It was not immediately clear how many people had requested or received an extension. At | Read More »
Ron Fournier Joins In On Exhuming McCarthy
So we get it. There’s a real reason why the Left accuses the Right of Racism every time they don’t quite get their way. Like Terrorism, it works like hell. It’s a reflexive go to tactic; not because the Lefty cares a thing about racism*. It’s like the dumb old ball coach who power runs the 3 gap until someone on the other team steps | Read More »
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Maryland Obamacare Exchange Overcharged Feds by $30 Million
It has been a while since we last talked about the gigantic messes that some state Obamacare exchanges are. Maryland’s exchange is one of the leaders in that group. The state ditched its original exchange last year because it was too glitch-ridden to work. Now, news has come out that Maryland overcharged the federal government by almost $30 million. Per The Hill: Maryland’s yearlong audit | Read More »
Kill the ‘Doc Fix’
John Fund has a good piece on the coming “doc fix” fight. The ‘doc fix’ comes from a congressional mandate cutting the amount of money doctors are paid for treating medicare patients. A lot of doctors have stopped treating them. Every few years, Congress comes back and tinkers some more. Now and are collaborating on a new formula under which doctors will be paid. As | Read More »
Obamacare Has Hit only 65% of its 2015 Coverage Target
Here at RedState, we’ve already spilled a lot of digital ink discussing how Obamacare has fallen well short of expectations. Now, we have one more story for that long list. According to the Congressional Budget Office’s latest projection, the ACA will only meet 65% of its 2015 coverage goal. Per The Weekly Standard: When the Democrats rammed Obamacare through Congress in 2010 without a single | Read More »
Disaffected Conservatives and Political MGTOW On The Right
If you have read the Conservative Blogs for a number of years, then you’ve undoubtedly read many a post on Ace of Spades HQ. If you haven’t yet, I can still recommend most of it as satisfactory articulation of why we fight. And yet the cynicism creeps in even there. In reaction to Glenn Beck announcing that he was done with the GOP, Ace offered | Read More »
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American poor does math, realizes that Obamacare tax is still cheaper than Obamacare.
I don’t think that the administration expected the lower classes to do the Obamacare math, though.
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A Closer Look at King v. Burwell
On today’s edition of Coffee and Markets, Brad Jackson is joined by Josh Archambault to discuss the King v. Burwell case before SCOTUS, what a ruling could mean for state’s that did not create their own ObamaCare exchange and how the court could ratchet up political pressure to change the law.
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Barack Obama Prepares To Govern The Way Mitt Romney Campaigned
Mitt Romney will never be president. He richly deserves it. His infamous comment “I don’t care about the poor” consigned him to the well-deserved ash-heap of failed American Politicians. I was ecstatic when Romney announced he wasn’t running in 2016. His warped and pathetic values on this are indicative of the Chamber of Commerce, Corporatist Republicans that we need to expunge from getting another presidential | Read More »
How to get Obamacare supporters upset about Obamacare: personally inconvenience them.
Obamacare supporters are more likely to get upset when the shiny new healthcare law bites them, personally, on the rear. Go figure.
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