Shifting people onto exchanges and making health insurance more “consumer driven” is a goal of the ACA. Senate Democrats purposely chose not to go with a real employer mandate.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday January 22, 2014 11:59 am|
|By: CTuttle Saturday November 9, 2013 8:53 am|
I swear it’s Déjà vu, all over again.
|By: Lisa Derrick Thursday October 24, 2013 10:25 am|
Rumors swirled yesterday that bluechip street artist Banksy got pinched.
|By: dakine01 Friday October 4, 2013 5:00 pm|
So much for the monthly Jobs Report. One of the effects of the government shutdown (no Fox News, it is NOT a “slimdown“) is no monthly Jobs Report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
|By: dakine01 Friday September 6, 2013 1:30 pm|
Well the August Jobs Reports are in, and, as usual, the numbers were not as expected.
|By: CTuttle Saturday August 24, 2013 8:00 pm|
God Help the Syrians.
|By: CTuttle Saturday July 20, 2013 8:00 pm|
When all else fails, send in the 82nd Airborne
|By: Steve Horn Wednesday December 5, 2012 5:30 pm|
Last year, a hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) chemical fluid disclosure “model bill” was passed by both the Council of State Governments (CSG) and the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). It proceeded to pass in multiple states across the country soon thereafter, but as Bloomberg recently reported, the bill has been an abject failure with regards to “disclosure.”
That was by design, thanks to the bill’s chief author, ExxonMobil.
|By: dakine01 Tuesday October 9, 2012 8:00 pm|
What I find most ironic about these CEO deficit hawks complaining about the “uncertainty” that is hurting the economy is that they are the ones responsible for helping to create said uncertainty to begin with.
|By: Jon Walker Wednesday August 22, 2012 10:20 am|
It has been a long road, but the Republican Party’s embrace of the idea of privatizing Medicare via a voucher system is now complete. The GOP will add Paul Ryan’s plan to turn Medicare into a voucher program to their official party platform, based on a draft version likely to be ratified.