CBO Admits Impossible to Know Costs of Obamacare

Five years ago, we were all told that the Affordable Care Act would provide lower healthcare premiums, better quality of healthcare, it would pay for itself and help reduce the federal budget deficit. The only other thing we were told about Obamacare was that we had to pass it in order find out what’s in it. Four years ago, Obamacare was passed and became law. The wheels were set in motion and as Rep. Nancy Pelosi stated, we started to find out exactly what was in the massive bill. Since Read more […]

EPA’s Global Warming Regulations Will Cost $500 Billion, Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs Per Year

Recently, John Kerry put forth his own version of Pascal’s Wager when arguing for more crippling directives for preventing a global climatic disaster. He said that even if the “deniers” were right about the science, it doesn’t matter. What’s the worst that could happen – that we end up with a cleaner Earth and cleaner air and water? Here’s what he said: “If we make the necessary efforts to address this challenge—and supposing I’m wrong or scientists are wrong, 97 percent of Read more […]

Obamacare Covers Pre-Existing Conditions at Unaffordable Costs

One of the major selling points of Obamacare was its promise to cover pre-existing illnesses and conditions.  No one would be denied coverage regardless of what they had previously. But what they didn’t tell anyone was that the cost of covering pre-existing conditions and illnesses would be too high for many patients to afford. To begin with, just having a pre-existing condition automatically places one in a higher cost bracket.  The more expensive the condition is to treat, the higher the Read more […]

Immigration Reform Too Expensive? Worry About The Welfare State!

Sometimes I don’t understand media conservatives at all. So, if the hype it so be believed, we are at the brink of offering “amnesty” over 11 million illegal immigrants. The Heritage Foundation has come out with an estimate about how much this will cost us. According to the Fox News headline: “Study pegs cost of immigration bill’s mass legalization at $6.3 trillion.” Here is the basic paragraph from the study’s executive summary: “Over a lifetime, the former unlawful immigrants Read more […]

Cost of Obamacare: Walmart Employees Healthcare Costs Skyrocket

Every day since the election, it seems as though there is a new story about the effects of Obama’s policies on Americans. Today, yet another new story came out detailing the destructive consequences of Obamacare and Obama’s socialist policies. First, it was Applebee’s and Papa John’s, then it was small business layoffs, now it’s food stamps and Walmart employee healthcare costs. According to cnbc.com: “Wal-Mart Stores’ U.S. employees will pay between 8 percent and 36 percent more in premiums Read more […]