December 4, 2020

Ben Carson’s Problematic Views on Health Care

Dr. Ben Carson, in his many public appearances, certainly sounds conservative with his rags-to-riches story and his recent criticism of Obamacare. But does he really want to get rid of private insurers and replace them with the government? What about cradle-to-grave electronic monitoring of medical records? What about his views on end-of-life care? In several […]

Sec. Bryson’s Health in Question Days Before Crash

Via Los Angeles Times: On Thursday evening, in front of more than 1,000 people, Bryson urged Poly’s 91 graduates to stay curious and to be good stewards of the world. But his passion and eloquence was tempered by mistakes and lapses, students and parents said. Several times, Bryson, a polished public speaker, appeared to lose […]

4 Republican justices control fate of health law

WASHINGTON (AP) — Here’s a thought that can’t comfort President Barack Obama: The fate of his health care overhaul rests with four Republican-appointed Supreme Court justices. His most sweeping domestic achievement could be struck down if they stand together with Justice Clarence Thomas, another GOP appointee who is the likeliest vote against. But the good […]

Obama “Can’t Wait” to Target Waste, Fraud and Abuse in Health Entitlements

Print Email Text Size The Spectacle Blog By Kevin Glass on 11.15.11 @ 12:30PM In the latest step for his “We Can’t Wait” executive-authority initiative, President Obama is targeting “waste, fraud and abuse” in Medicare and Medicaid in an attempt to cut spending and woo voters. The White House is launching pilot programs intended to […]