The big story, drowned out by the firing of James Comey

From The Chicago Tribune: Aetna says it won’t participate in any Obamacare exchanges by Tom Murphy | Associated Press | May 11, 2017 | 7:53 AM While Republicans rewrite the Affordable Care Act in Washington, the immediate future of the law has grown hazier with the nation’s third-largest health insurer saying that it will completely …

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ObamacareLite 2.0

With the bare passage of the American Health Care Act, 217-213 in the House of Representatives, I won’t be too surprised that most people will miss the fact that, as we have noted before, the Affordable Care Act, nicknamed Obamacare, is already failing: Aetna pulls out of Virginia’s individual market, citing big Obamacare losses by …

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The left’s new lie about Obaminablecare

Propaganda from The New York Times: No ‘Death Spiral’: Insurers May Soon Profit From Obamacare Plans, Analysis Finds By Reed Abelson | April 7, 2017 In contrast to the dire pronouncements from President Trump and other Republicans, the demise of the individual insurance market seems greatly exaggerated, according to a new financial analysis released Friday. …

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I told you so: Obaminablecare is starting to fail

I have said it before: The left never really cared if the Affordable Care Act would work; they just wanted something that could pass, to establish the principle that government was ultimately responsible for providing health care coverage. And now, with the American Health Care Act — Obamacare Lite, as many have called it — …

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Obamacare Lite

The Republicans have finally revealed their “repeal and replace” plan for the wholly-misnamed Affordable Care Act: Republicans’ Obamacare replacement bill: The winners and losers by Tami Luhby March 7, 2017: 9:52 AM ET Republican lawmakers have long vowed that they can make health care more affordable and accessible. Americans will now see if Congress can …

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Only a federal bureaucrat could think using wood stoves in Alaska is a bad thing

From The New York Times : Alaskans’ Cost of Staying Warm: A Thick Coat of Dirty Air By Kirk Johnson | December 25, 2016 NORTH POLE, Alaska — Miners huddled around them to stay warm through the long, cold nights in the Klondike gold rush of the 1800s. Artists have enshrined them in paintings and …

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Ignore the bovine feces: this is with what they are really concerned!

From Twitter: Ivy League Students Vote To Install Free Tampons In Men’s Room… https://t.co/RGN9pRrnnd — Ƭαвιтнα Ɓℓιѕѕ ❤ (@BlissTabitha) December 20, 2016 The tweet sounds humorous enough, so I went to the linked article: Ivy League students vote to install free tampons in men’s room By Toni Airaksinen | December 18, 2016 | Thought man-pons …

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Breaking a promise? Donald Trump hasn't yet, but he has opened the door

From The Wall Street Journal: In WSJ Interview, Trump Says He Is Willing to Keep Parts of Health Law President-elect hints at possible compromise after vows to repeal the Affordable Care Act By Monica Langley and Gerard Baker | Updated Nov. 11, 2016 5:53 p.m. ET NEW YORK—President-elect Donald Trump said he would consider leaving …

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Another one is about to bite the dust

From Bloomberg: Anthem Threatens Obamacare Retreat If Results Don’t Improve By Zachary Tracer | November 2, 2016 — 6:09 AM EDT Updated on November 2, 2016 — 12:13 PM EDT CEO says ‘will likely modify our strategy’ if still struggling Third-quarter adjusted earnings fell short of estimates Health insurer Anthem Inc., which has so far …

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