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Ben Carson Claims Obamacare Violates Constitution’s General Welfare Clause

Conservative icon Ben Carson says Obamacare is illegal because it violates the general welfare clause of the Constitution. The likely GOP presidential candidate explained that the law helps some people while hurting others, so is therefore unconstitutional: “Your solution should be something that represents all the people. The Constitution says one of the purposes, in […]

It’s called medical tourism. Some Americans leave their home states for health services in other parts of the United States. Others travel abroad for better care, costing the U.S. billions in lost revenue. Sick of losing patients to international competitors, US states are spending millions of dollars, passing legislation and even revamping cities to make […]

Gruber Apologizes

MIT professor and Obamacare (and Romneycare) architect Jonathan Gruber appeared before Congress today and issued an apology. He delivered a mea culpa of sorts in his opening remarks on Tuesday for what he called his “mean and insulting” comments, explaining some of his remarks while trying to take some of them back. After once saying […]

Given that Democrats of consistently wanted the torture report released since long before the words of Jonathan Gruber were made public, this is just nonsense. Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber is set to testify today before Darrell Issa’s gov. oversight committee So:Ds release the Torture Report. — Grover Norquist (@GroverNorquist) December 9, 2014 Dem Senators release […]

Always the epitome of class, Tea Party congressional members plan to show up with t-shirts reading “I’m with stupid” when they rake MIT Professor and Obamacare architect Jonathan Gruber over the coals. The T-shirts, which were produced by Tea Party Patriots, are another symbol of how controversial Mr. Gruber has become as he prepares to […]

While the mainstream media has largely stopped flat-out lying about Obamacare, they sure aren’t about to report the good news in a new report by the Department of Health and Human Services. Even as the Supreme Court prepares to take up yet another challenge to the Affordable Care Act, the President’s signature achievement continues to […]

Obamacare Working

Wonk Wire has the details. The uninsured rate continues to drop. “The number of uninsured non-elderly adults has dropped by more than 10 million since the launch of state and federal exchanges last year, according to the latest data from the Urban Institute’s Health Reform Monitoring Survey.” “The uninsured rate nationwide was 12.4% in September, […]

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The senior U.S. Senate Republican on Tuesday raised the possibility of Congress writing comprehensive healthcare legislation if the Supreme Court next year strikes down a subsidy provision of Obamacare. Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell, who will lead the chamber starting in January, told reporters: “If the court would rule the way they […]

A Rasmussen poll shows that, for the first time, voters want to fix, but not repeal, Obamacare. While 30% of likely voters still think Congress should repeal it entirely and start over again, 52% prefer instead that Congress go through the law piece by piece and improve it. Just 13% want to leave the law […]

Gruber Agrees To Testify

MIT Obamacare consultant and receiver of right-wing rapid fire Jonathan Gruber has agreed to testify before Congress. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will also hear from Obama administration official Marilyn Tavenner, who is under fire this week for using inflated enrollment figures for the healthcare law. “Both Mr. Gruber and Administrator Tavenner have […]

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