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Tag: Affordable Care Act

Humble About His Fumble

Posted on Nov 18, 2013 ENLARGE


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The Obama Apology That Is Needed

My fellow Americans, tonight I want to apologize for the results of my efforts in reforming U.S. health care.

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Obamacare Expectations

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Obamacare Butter Fingers

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The Rescuers

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AP/Charles Dharapak

President Obama: ‘We Fumbled the Rollout on This Health Care Law’

President Obama went into damage-control mode Thursday, making a show of regret for the latest fallout over Obamacare and offering a stopgap measure.

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Obamacare Loading

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Engine Block

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GOP Blessings

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Obamacare Rollout

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The Liar’s Club

Posted on Nov 10, 2013 ENLARGE

Gobbling Obamacare

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A Great American Tradition

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Website Glitches

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Obamacare’s 787 Moment

The problems of the Affordable Care Act’s health care exchanges will not be solved by a new round of outsourcing. Just ask Boeing.

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The Noise Around Obamacare

The ace political and baseball prognosticator Nate Silver titled his book about prediction and statistical mastery “The Signal and the Noise.” Rarely has it been more important to distinguish between the two than in the uproar over the launch of the Affordable Care Act.

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GOP Grave Dance

Posted on Nov 3, 2013 ENLARGE

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Truthdiggers of the Week: Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese

What emerges from the duo’s reckoning of promises broken by Obama’s “health care” law is the sense that nothing pledged to an ailing, exhausted and impoverished public is sure to be delivered.

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Obamacare Is a Rip-Off of the Worst Kind

Redacted and pushed through Congress by the health care industry, it’s no surprise the Affordable Care Act is just one big scam; a Toronto newspaper urged Canada to arrest Dick Cheney for war crimes upon his visit to the country; meanwhile, corporate America has both political parties in its pocket. These discoveries and more after the jump.

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Plenty of Time to Fix Obamacare

It takes chutzpah, or perhaps just an extraordinary lack of self-awareness, to argue vehemently that a program should never be implemented—and then complain it isn’t being implemented well enough.

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Obamacare Disaster

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Pumpkin Carving

Posted on Oct 29, 2013 ENLARGE

Stay Uninsured

Posted on Oct 28, 2013 ENLARGE


Is Obama’s Take on McCarthyism to Blame for Obamacare Troubles?

President Barack Obama’s pursuit of leakers, which turns government workers against one another, is reported to extend into every department, including Health and Human Services.

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Glitch Blame

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Obamacare Website Glitches

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Obama Technology

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Obamacare Bricks

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Obamacare Down

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The Launch

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Obamacare Launch

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Obamacare Rollout

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Government Calls in Help to Fix Obamacare Website

U.S. technology chief Todd Y. Park is among those who have been asked by the White House to sort out the notoriously malfunctioning federal exchange website built by a unit of CGI Group Inc.

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Political Suicide Bomber

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Illness Cured

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Not a Good Fight

President Obama’s victory this week was as complete and devastating as Sherman’s march through the South. But there is no early sign that the zealots of the anti-government far right have learned the lessons of their defeat—which means that more battles lie ahead.

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Closed Permanently

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Repeal Reality

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AP/Matt Rourke

Cruel and Unusual Republicans Want Poor Americans to Starve

Among the many victims of the Republicans’ deranged effort to kill Obamacare are the millions of forgotten poor suffering from bad nutrition or just plain hunger.

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Single-Payer Prescription for What Ails Obamacare

The for-profit health-insurance industry in the United States is profoundly inefficient and costly, and a sane and sustainable alternative exists—single-payer, otherwise known as expanded and improved Medicare for all.

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‘Daily Show’: Kathleen Sebelius on Obamacare and Single-Payer

As the secretary of health and human services, Kathleen Sebelius finds herself a mild-mannered Kansan in the center of one of the most vitriolic political battles in modern American history.

Posted on Oct 8, 2013 WATCH & LISTEN

Ted Cruz’s Vision

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Road Block

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