Category Archives: Healthcare

Health Insurance Enrollment Deadline

What!? This socialist President is telling the American public to take personal reponsibilty!!   But Congressman, your party stresses “personal responsibility” in all their campaigning.   That’s when we say it  but the government has no business intruding upon Americans’ … Continue reading

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“Clean coal” you can taste!

Chemical levels in West Virginia water drop, but still no end in sight to ban “The crisis began Thursday, when residents of Kanawha County reported a foul odor — similar to licorice — in the air. The Kanawha County Fire … Continue reading

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That Cheap Stuff You Just Bought At Walmart? Turns Out It Cost $6,000 More Than You Thought

According to a Congressional study, $6,000 is the average amount taxpayers are being dinged per employee. Walmart’s wages and benefits are so low, it forces workers to go on Medicaid and receive housing assistance, childcare subsidies, food stamps, and more. … Continue reading

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In China, ‘cancer villages’ a reality of life

They tell us that Wuli is now a “cancer village.” The term surfaced a few years ago, when trailblazing Chinese journalists and activists like Deng Fei unearthed evidence of unnaturally high rates of cancer across China, mostly in rural areas … Continue reading

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Chained CPI and Social Security

Republicans, some Democrats, and President Obama are pushing a backdoor way to make substantial cuts in Social Security and benefits for disabled veterans — a concept called chained consumer price index, or “chained CPI.” Incredibly, they are arguing that the … Continue reading

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Millions more could join Medicaid as Republican governors cave in

“Despite their initial, vehement protests, a growing number of Republican governors are giving their blessing to expanding Medicaid in their states. That opens the door for millions of poor Americans to enroll in government health care coverage, beginning in 2014. … Continue reading

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