“It is ‘Obamacare gone’ because we repeal all those taxes, those mandates, those subsidies. There is nothing left there. Instead, we give them the same tax break that we give workers at big businesses,” Brady told Fox News. “We give that same tax help to small business people. Those mom and pop businesses, workers at small businesses, even those entrepreneurs and families in between jobs, the ability to buy a plan that is right for them.”
Tuesday, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) weighed in on the House Republican health care bill, calling it “Obamacare lite.”
On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” House Freedom Caucus Chairman Representative Mark Meadows (R-NC) stated that the GOP’s Obamacare replacement “sets a new entitlement, keeps some taxes, doesn’t repeal all of Obamacare.”
Leadership wants to keep the individual mandate but instead of mandating a tax penalty to the government they mandate a penalty to the insurance company (can it possibly be Constitutional to mandate a penalty to a private insurance company?)
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More specifically, the legislation does not repeal the ACA’s insurance reforms, such as the ACA’s requirements that health plans
“This is Obamacare by a different form,” Rep. Jim Jordan, an Ohio Republican, told Politico. “They’re still keeping the taxes in place and Medicaid expansion, and they’re starting a new entitlement.”
U.S. District Judge Jon DeGuilio of South Bend issued a declaratory judgment on Monday, ruling that the 2014 and originally planned 2015 versions of Concord Community Schools’ annual Christmas program violated the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and cannot ever be repeated.
FLASHBACK: Dem Rep: 2016 Pres Candidate Will Have ‘Powerful’ Database That Has ‘Everything On Everyone’
WikiLeaks publishes highly classified documents showing that the US National Security Agency bugged a private climate change strategy meeting; between UN Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and German Chancellor Angela Merkel in Berlin;
WikiLeaks released the following list on February 23rd (see link here) of Obama Administration wire taps:
On Saturday, New York Times reporter Michael S. Schmidt helped write a story called, “Trump, Offering No Evidence, Says Obama Tapped His Phones.” This piece echoed the common liberal mantra that attempted to paint the new President as unhinged and unnecessarily alarming. However, Jeff Dunetz on LidBlog points out a rather inconvenient truth for the NYT reporter: on January 19 and 20, the same Michael S. Schmidt helped write an article that claimed members of the Trump team were being wiretapped and passed on the President.
The CIA hid its ability to hack start phones and TVs worldwide from makers — Despite Obama’s pledge to reveal these capabilities.
We all want to lead happy, successful lives. But for parents, there’s a time when your priorities shift a bit, and your most important goals start to involve setting your kids up for success and happiness in their own lives.