Browsing All posts tagged under »Medicaid«

How The Trump Administration Is Taking Serious Action To Protect Life, Conscience

January 27, 2018 by


By Melanie Israel ~ The Department of Health and Human Services made news last week when its Office for Civil Rights announced the creation of a new Conscience and Religious Freedom Division dedicated to protecting our first freedom. The very next day, the department unveiled a proposed regulation to robustly enforce federal conscience statutes, and […]

Why Obamacare’s ‘20 Million’ Number Is Fake

January 16, 2017 by


By Genevieve Wood ~ Liberals are notorious for caring about “groups” of people, but when it gets down to individual persons, not so much. You’re about to see this play out in spades as Democrats cry crocodile tears over the coming repeal of Obamacare. You hear it over and over again: “This will be catastrophic […]

Lawmakers Say Congress Should Investigate Millionaires Enrolling In Medicaid

February 13, 2016 by


By Melissa Quinn ~ Conservative lawmakers say Congress should investigate the number of millionaires who qualify for and enroll in government-sponsored health insurance under Obamacare, a trend exposed in a Daily Signal report earlier this week. At the monthly Capitol Hill event Conversations with Conservatives, lawmakers in attendance discussed a recent Daily Signal report involving people […]

Just How Big Were the Secrets on Clinton’s Private Server? + More – Daily Digest

August 13, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “At the establishment of our constitutions, the judiciary bodies were supposed to be the most helpless and harmless members of the government. Experience, however, soon showed in what way they were to become the most dangerous.” —Thomas Jefferson, letter to Monsieur A. Coray, 1823 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Just How Big […]

Obama ‘Recovery’ Even Worse Than Thought + More – Daily Digest

July 31, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “How prone all human institutions have been to decay; how subject the best-formed and most wisely organized governments have been to lose their check and totally dissolve; how difficult it has been for mankind, in all ages and countries, to preserve their dearest rights and best privileges, impelled as it […]

After Undermining Cuts, Obama Plans More Spending + More – Daily Digest

January 29, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “[A] bill of rights is what the people are entitled to against every government on earth, general or particular, and what no just government should refuse, or rest on inference.” –Thomas Jefferson, letter to James Madison, 1787 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS After Undermining Cuts, Obama Plans More Spending Despite Republican […]

Is ObamaCare Causing Health Care Rationing?

December 30, 2014 by


By John C. Goodman ~ The argument for Obamacare really boils down to one idea: people without health insurance won’t get medical care. Or if they do get it, the care will be too little and too late. Insure everybody, we were told, and everyone will have access to high quality, timely care. But is […]

Second Amendment Defeat in NY + More Monday Digest

January 6, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “It is the manners and spirit of a people which preserve a republic in vigor. A degeneracy in these is a canker which soon eats to the heart of its laws and constitution.” –Thomas Jefferson (1781) RIGHT HOOK Second Amendment Defeat in NY Buffalo Federal District Court Judge William Skretny […]

Right Start 12-18-13

December 18, 2013 by


FOUNDER’S QUOTE DAILY “There is not a more important and fundamental principle in legislation, than that the ways and means ought always to face the public engagements; that our appropriations should ever go hand in hand with our promises.” –James Madison, Speech in Congress, 1790 TODAY’S ‘TOP TEN’ FROM RIGHT HOOK Budget Passes First Senate […]

A Conservative Alternative to Obamacare

December 17, 2013 by


By John C. Goodman · President Barack Obama claims that Republicans have no alternative to Obamacare. Has he really forgotten that his presidential campaign spent millions of dollars attacking the health plan of Sen. John McCain? What follows is an update of McCain’s approach, coupled with the more recent thinking of many Republicans in Congress. […]

Tattering the Safety Net

December 2, 2013 by


By John C. Goodman ~ Here is irony: the people who talk the most about the need for a social safety net (including the president himself!) are cheerleaders for a health reform that is going to shred it. How is that happening? By means of the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare). Through the Medicare and Medicaid […]

A Battle of Wits

May 3, 2013 by


The Patriot Post ~ “Here comes the orator! With his flood of words, and his drop of reason.” –Benjamin Franklin In the 1987 quotable classic film “The Princess Bride,” a favorite scene pits the heroic “Man in Black” against the villain Vizzini in a “battle of wits” to win the damsel in distress. After Vizzini runs […]

President Says Obamacare Is Going Great

May 2, 2013 by


By Helle Dale ~ Obamacare is “working fine,” President Obama said yesterday in his press conference. It’s made health insurance “stronger, better, more secure than it was before.” There are just a few slight details left to be implemented, but we shouldn’t worry about those, according to the President. Right. There’s nothing to worry about, […]

More GOP Governors Drink Medicaid Kool-Aid

March 5, 2013 by


By Star Parker ~ New Jersey’s Chris Christie has become the eighth Republican governor to agree to expand Medicaid coverage in his state under the provisions of the Affordable Care Act. Is the last line of Republican resistance to “Obamacare” disintegrating? In 2011, 26 states joined a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the Obamacare provision […]

The Ballooning of Government + More

April 11, 2011 by


The Patriot Post Brief The Foundation “Very many and very meritorious were the worthy patriots who assisted in bringing back our government to its republican tack. To preserve it in that, will require unremitting vigilance.” –Thomas Jefferson Opinion in Brief “One of the things that fascinate me about American politics is how the voices of […]

Ground Zero Mosque: Rights vs. Right + More

August 20, 2010 by


The Patriot Post Digest The Foundation “The latent causes of faction are thus sown in the nature of man.” –James Madison, Federalist No. 10 Government & Politics Ground Zero Mosque: Rights vs. Right The controversial plan to build a mosque near Ground Zero in New York City has been simmering under the surface for some […]

USSA-NO! USA-YES! The Blame Game + More

August 6, 2010 by


The Patriot Post Digest The Foundation “If Congress can do whatever in their discretion can be done by money, and will promote the General Welfare, the Government is no longer a limited one, possessing enumerated powers, but an indefinite one, subject to particular exceptions.” –James Madison Government & Politics Chinks in the Armor of ObamaCare […]

Schwarzenegger On Obamacare: “They Got The Corn, We Got The Husk”

January 8, 2010 by


By Conn Carroll One of Obamacare’s biggest dirty little secrets is that in both the House and Senate versions of the bill, over half of those who gain health insurance do so through Medicaid. Both bills force more people who are currently eligible for Medicaid to enroll–and the states would be left to pick up […]