This is a very important message on single-payer health care (Medicare for All) that Americans must learn for our own good. Do not believe the misinformers.
Congressman points out that the GOP’s continued attack and attempts to stymie the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) will likely cause an outcome they despise.
Obamacare confirming Republicans’ biggest fear A few weeks ago I wrote an article that was shared widely titled “Obamacare Is The Path To Single Payer Universal Healthcare.” I got some pushback on DailyKOS. One commenter said the following. I don’t think there is anything about the ACA that is a positive step to single payer. […]
During the healthcare debate in 2009 many progressives fought their hearts out for a single-payer healthcare system. They argued for at least a public option. This would have prevented an unnecessary for-profit insurance system from gouging Americans sans strict regulations. Ultimately both failed to materialize in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). Many […]
E. J. Dionne slams David Brooks for his rather insanely silly comment about mandates and Obamacare. Dionne presented the facts to disprove him.
Today was a great day for blogging. Today there was a lot of material for the Liberal brethren to feel proud about. Good reporters, good journalists, and good Democrats have been pushing back against Republican hypocrisy. They did so with fact based and easy to understand commentary and arguments. These are stories that should be […]
Last week I read the New York Times article “The $2.7 Trillion Medical Bill” by Elisabeth Rosenthal. The article started with the following chart. Suffice it to say that anyone reading the above chart should be appalled. The chart above shows that Americans are paying much more for the same procedures, at times by several […]
When one hears a title of a story like “Seven million will lose insurance under Obama health law”, the rule thumb is to first panic. Should not Obamacare have ensured that that would not occur? When one further dives into the story and realize that it means seven million will lose insurance provided by their […]
Ron is a friend of mine that I met at QLS Health Complex in Kingwood, TX (now Life Time Fitness). A couple of years or so back we use to play racquetball several mornings a week. We also played a few tournaments. He is in great shape and plays racquetball like a 30 year old. […]
America’s safety net, specifically Medicare is continuously under attack. Many politicians claim that its growth rate makes the budget deficit untenable lest there be substantial changes; in other words, draconian cuts. An article in the Business Insider by Joe Weisenthal is dispelling that myth. He states The conventional wisdom on the deficit is: Right now […]