What Will Happen To Healthcare Reform If Lawsuit Prevails?

The controversy surrounding healthcare reform does not appear as if it will end any time soon. Multiple lawsuits are currently pending regarding the federal government’s authority to enforce an individual mandate, which requires people to either buy health insurance or pay a fine. Opponents of the mandate believe that it violates the 10th Amendment, and […]

Health Reform Is Law – Good Or Bad?

<!– @page { margin: 0.79in } P { margin-bottom: 0.08in } –> There is no question that the passing of legislation to provide additional health insurance availability to millions of Americans has some good provisions and some questionable ones. Although we can’t discuss all the provisions, we can look at several main provisions. Probably the […]

Taking A Stand – Health Care, Education, And Economy

I believe with strong leadership, hard work and a dedication to problem solving, we can improve the lives of our society and create a new vision for Northern Virginia. The Economy There is an enormous need to improve the economic climate within our communities throughout northern Virginia. Thousands of families throughout NOVA are struggling to […]

Health Insurance Companies Switch Support To Republicans

Health Insurance Companies Switch Support To Republicans

To the Editor: For the 2010 election season, industries have ramped up their political campaign contributions–hoping to also ramp up their influence. This year, lobbying group America’s Health Insurance Plans, as well as the five largest health insurance companies, have given three times as much money to Republican candidates for the Senate and the House […]

Another Assault on Physicians

(September 23, 2010) Since the government is going to take more control of the healthcare system in the US (despite all their claims to the contrary), you’re going to see more and more cost cutting measures in the delivery of healthcare to everyone.  One area where changes are going to take place is the expansion […]

The women of the Senate and Congress should Revolt!

To the Women of The Senate and the Congress. Refuse to vote for any health care bill that includes any treatment for Prostate Cancer, Testicular Cancer, enhancement Drugs, and any other health care you can think of that is male specific. Representative Bart Stupak says he will block the health Care Bill to keep abortion […]

A scary story – the public option?

Why is Congress so afraid of the public option as part of health reform? Why are politicians getting so worked up about a system that every other Western country already has, and which works so well in all of them? Why do they not want to extend Medicare, a widely supported and valuable system that […]

The National Debt

On November 3rd 2009 the National Debt reached 12 Trillion Dollars. As I tried to grasp this number and get an understanding of it, I could not. I then decided to reduced the numbers down to something that I could understand. The average household income for 2008 was $50,303 so I decided to see what […]

Obama Deception Dulls Public Outrage on Poisonous Policies

I think it’s safe to say that the majority of you readers, and in fact the majority of the planetary population, held high hopes for the new United States President, Barack Obama.  He championed change and promised to restore respect to international affairs.  Perhaps his hand to shape insurance reform to benefit big insurance companies […]