Tag: politics: federal judge tosses health insurance requirement in Obamacare

Liberals: Don't read Paul Ryan's budget before you criticize it

Liberals: Don't read Paul Ryan's budget before you criticize it
Those misogynist Republicans want to deny health care services to women. That was the argument Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid deployed on the Senate floor Friday during the final hours of negotiations over a possible government shutdown. Asked he: “Why are we talking about whether women can get something as simple and noncontroversial as a cancer screening? The answer... Read more »

What to do with spent nuclear fuel?

Anyone care for a swim? A pool at the closed nuclear plant in Zion where spent nuclear fuel is being stored. (Chicago Tribune file photo / May 29, 1998) So, what are we supposed to do with spent nuclear power fuel? Rocket it into outer space? Thanks to Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., Democratic PresidentsBill Clinton and Barack Obama and... Read more »

It's not a sin to leave your children a pile of money

Occasionally, Americans need to be reminded that making lots of money is not immoral. Nor is it immoral to pass it down upon your death to your children. That time has come again, as the nasty fight debate over the Obama-tax compromise revealed. Sure, arguing about the economic and fiscal consequences of the package is... Read more »

U.S. judge rejects key part of new healthcare law

In the first of what could be a series of decision leading to the U.S. Supreme Court, a federal judge has ruled that the Obamacare requirement to buy health insurance is illegal. Personally, I thought so too, but the ruling came from a judge appointed by George W. Bush, so perhaps it should not have... Read more »
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