Another unintended consequence?

From The Wall Street Journal: The Full-Time Scandal of Part-Time America Fewer than half of U.S. adults are working full time. Why? Slow growth and the perverse incentives of ObamaCare. By Mortimer Zuckerman | July 13, 2014 6:47 p.m. ET There has been a distinctive odor of hype lately about the national jobs report for …

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Sacrificing rational concern to political correctness

Of course this is from San Francisco! Congressman Mike Honda Urges FDA to Overturn Ban on Gay Blood Donors By Michelle Roberts and NBC Bay Area Staff | Monday, Jul 7, 2014 | Updated 4:59 PM PDT A Bay Area congressman is calling on the Food and Drug Administration to lift the ban preventing gay …

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Economics 101: #Obamacare : making the inexpensive cost more Updated!

The original article was published last November, but in light of the Supreme Court’s decision in Burwell v Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., I wished to revisit it, and bring it up to date. First, the original article: _________________________________________ After seeing the ad to the right on several sites — The Lonely Conservative, Sister Toldjah and …

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We told you so! Single-payer health care plans provide poorer care

The First Street Journal has pointed out, more than once, that the waiting list scandal in the Department of Veterans Affairs medical care system was simply the common practice among single-payer health care systems in the developed world to contain costs. Americans are not used to such things, wanting, and expecting, and normally getting fairly …

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What the VA system did is what we can all expect under single-payer

As we noted before Memorial day, the Veterans’ Administration Hospital scandal does not surprise us in the slightest. But, naturally, the scandal keeps growing. From The Daily Beast: Last week, President Obama pledged to address allegations of corruption and dangerous inefficiencies in the veterans’ health-care system. But before the president could deliver on his pledge, …

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We told you so! The VA scandal doesn’t surprise us.

From the much better-looking Dana on Patterico’s Pontifications: A Memorial Day Slap In The Face Filed under: General — Dana @ 6:20 am Just a few days before Memorial Day and in the midst of the growing VA scandal, Senate Democrats blocked a bill (VA Management Accountability Act, H.R.4031) that would have made it easier …

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She has fulfilled her role as scapegoat

I guess that there was no way that they could blame this on George Bush! From The Wall Street Journal: Kathleen Sebelius to Resign Health Post Move Comes After Health-Insurance Enrollments Reached 7.5 Million By Louise Radnofsky and Carol E. Lee | Updated April 10, 2014 11:53 p.m. ET WASHINGTON—Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen …

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The American left are pro-choice on exactly one thing

Via Donald Douglas, I saw this gem concerning Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA): Boxer: Why doesn’t Hobby Lobby oppose Viagra? posted at 12:41 pm on March 25, 2014 by Ed Morrissey Behold one of the most chronically misinformed members of the US Senate surprising utterly no one with the extent of her insight into the Hobby …

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