House Republicans Finally File Suit Against President Obama

By: Friday November 21, 2014 12:50 pm

The long promised House Republican’s lawsuit against the Obama administration based on his executive action related to health care is finally here.


Republicans Really Like the Plan to Sue Obama but No One Else Does

By: Friday July 25, 2014 7:00 pm

Next week, House Republicans will vote on their plan to sue President Obama over the employer mandate for the Affordable Care Act. Given how truly bizarre and logically incoherent the goals of the suit are, it makes no sense from a policy perspective, but the politics behind it are incredibly simple.

Jonathan Gruber Has an Honesty Problem

By: Friday July 25, 2014 1:40 pm

It appears more people are realizing Jonathan Gruber, the economist who was a top consultant for the White House on the Affordable Care Act, has an honesty problem when it comes to talking about the law.

Boehner Is Suing to Stop Obama From Delaying the Employer Mandate and May Ask the Court to Delay it Instead

By: Tuesday July 15, 2014 1:08 pm

Boehner wants to sue to stop Obama from delaying the mandate. Then he wants the court to delay it instead.

Robert Gibbs Thinks the Employer Mandate Is Doomed

By: Thursday April 3, 2014 8:49 am

Completely eliminating the employer mandate would be extremely costly for the federal government and make the law less effective at expanding coverage.

The Three Types of Problems With the Affordable Care Act

By: Monday December 9, 2013 7:20 pm

When talking about issues with the Affordable Care Act it’s important to remember its problems fall into three basic categories: Implementation, Design, and Foundational.

CBS News Reporter Sharyl Attkisson Apparently Just Discovered Three Year Old CBO Report

By: Tuesday November 26, 2013 12:52 pm

Today Sharyl Attkisson of CBS News tried to pretend information that was in a public Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report published four years ago is a “scoop.”

ACA Exchanges Still Have Some Serious Glitches

By: Thursday September 26, 2013 10:30 am

Not everything is going to be ready as planned on October 1st when the health care exchanges are scheduled to open. More significant glitches and problems have emerged.

RAND: One Year Delay in Employer Mandate Is Manageable but Repeal Would Be Very Costly

By: Tuesday August 20, 2013 12:05 pm

The RAND Corporation is out with a new study looking at what impact President Obama’s decision to delay the employer mandate for a year will have. Their results find the impact in 2014 will be manageable as long as it is truly just for one year.

The Employer Mandate Is Not a Minor Add-on

By: Monday August 19, 2013 8:35 am

Since the Obama administration decided to delay the employer mandate I have noticed a disturbing trend where the defenders of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are aggressively downplaying the role of the employer mandate. The latest example is Paul Krugman calling it “minor.”

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