Tag Archives: Healthcare Reform

The Significance of Wyden-Ryan

National Review Online, by The Editors, December 16, 2011 3:00 P.M. –

Yesterday’s announcement that Democratic senator Ron Wyden and House Budget Committee chairman Paul Ryan have teamed up on a bill that would shift Medicare to a “premium support” model — instead of getting insurance from the government, seniors could receive a subsidy to spend on a private plan — is a bombshell with far-reaching implications.

To begin with, this is very bad news for Democratic political consultants. Continue reading →

Powerful words spoken by an ordinary American

This gentleman and his wife made the tape from their ranch in south-central Texas.  At their own expense, they made 1000 copies and sent one to every single congressman and senator and some media outlets.

It will take about 13 minutes to watch these short videos!  You will be glad you did.

Watch Part 1.

Watch Part 2.

Rep. Joe Wilson – “You lie!”

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Rep. Joe Wilson shocked many observers Wednesday night when he shouted, “You lie!” after the president denied that health care legislation would provide free coverage for illegal immigrants. Wilson later apologized  for his outburst and the president accepted his apology.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., has called on Wilson to offer an apology to the members of Congress or risk a resolution of disapproval.

During an interview with Chris Wallace on Fox News Sunday, Wilson said he would not make a further apology on the floor of the House.

What do you think?

Should South Carolina Congressman Joe Wilson apologize again on the floor of the House?

or

Should he be congratulated for drawing attention to the president’s untrue statements?

Tracking H.R. 3200: America’s Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009

obama-2Wake up America!

Thomas Paine said, “The greatest tyrannies are always perpetrated in the name of the noblest causes”.

So it is with the Obama administration’s socialist power grab that is poorly disguised as affordable health care for everyone.  After all, what cause could be more “noble” than to secure every American’s right to free health care?

Problem is, I do not have a “right” to free health care.  But you have a right to expect me, not some inept government bureaucrat, to pay for goods and services (with your tax dollars) that my family and I consume, whether it is health care or school books.

Have you read H.R. 3200? You should ~ your life may depend on it. Click here to read House Resolution 3200 and here to read a partial list of questions that many have concerning this dangerous piece of legislation.  After you read it, I’m sure you will have many more questions.

Watch this video on Canada’s Socialized healthcare.