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The Doctor is not in the House for ObamaCare

  A lot of things look great on paper, but collapse when confronted with the reality of the marketplace. That was certainly the case when Time Warner (NYSE: TMX) merged with AOL (NYSE: AOL).  The new combination looked great on paper.  But it was a disaster, considered by many to be the worst corporate merger in history.  Eventually, it had ...
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Not Even Re-Enrollment in ObamaCare is Easy

  It certainly seems as if nothing is ever easy, or inexpensive, with The Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare. The rollout last year of HealthCare.Gov, the Federal Government health insurance exchange, was a disaster.  It was also expensive.  Total costs or it are now over $2.1 billion, more than twice that estimated by The Obama Administration. Now it looks like ...
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“Runaway Obamacare Spending Will Cost Democrats”

  Sometimes the Big Headline says it all! “Runaway Obamacare Spending will Cost Democrats” is one such headline, gracing a piece by Lanhee Chen for BloombergView, the opinion section of Bloomberg News.  Among other titles, Bloomberg LP publishes Bloomberg Businessweek.  Lanhee Chen is a columnist for Bloomberg View, in addition to being a research fellow at the Hoover Institution.  He ...
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First Year Cost of ObamaCare Projected to be $100 Billion!

  Bloomberg Government has stepped in where the United States Government is falling short when it comes to accounting for the costs of The Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare. Bloomberg Government recently reported that the cost of HealthCare.Gov, the Federal Government website for The Affordable Care Act, was $2.1 billion.  That was well over twice what The Obama Administration reported ...
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ObamaCare Claims Another MD Victim!

  There are many tragedies in the saga of woe that has been The Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare. Perhaps the most haunting are those of medical doctors leaving their practices due to the burdens of The Affordable Care Act.  Dr. William Wennen, a plastic surgeon for nearly forty years in Alaska, is shuttering the doors of his practice.  The ...
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How Come We Don’t Know if ObamaCare Enrollees are Paying?

  The Obama Administration has never hesitated to tout numbers that support the successful aspects of The Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare. The most obvious example was that 8 million Americans signed up for Obamacare coverage during the first enrollment period. Except for that turned out not to be the number, it was actually 7.3 million. Now the matter becomes ...
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CEO Frontline Report: More Pain for Workers due to ObamaCare!

  As with any major government program, there are supporters and defenders for The Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare. This year has not been kind to ObamaCare supporters as all have lost in elections.  It looks to be equally gloomy for the Congressional mid-term election come Tuesday November 4.  Many supporters of The Affordable Care Act could be joining those ...
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Income Data Unresolved as New Enrollment Period Approaches

  In general, previous matters should be resolved before a new initiative is launched. That is especially true when it is dealing with the public’s money.  The American taxpayer dollar should always be husbanded and protected. It should be the commitment from all who serve the public. But that has certainly not turned out to be the case with The ...
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“ObamaCare, the Gift that Keeps on Giving for Republicans”

  In a piece for The Hill by Rick Manning, the headline was,”ObamaCare, the gift that keeps on giving for Republicans” So much for the hopes of the supporters of The Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare, that Americans cherish it and damage would not be suffered in the November elections. Other articles have reported that The Affordable Care Act will ...
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Federal Reserve Bank Studies Report More ObamaCare Job Losses

  Many articles have reported of massive job losses and reductions in hours for workers due to the requirements of The Affordable Care Act, or ObamaCare. Three recent Federal Reserve Bank studies add to carnage. A mission of a regional Federal Reserve Bank is to survey local businesses in the area to gauge the economic health of the area.  Federal ...
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