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Obamacare to Create Massive Doctor Shortage, Medical Rationing

April 13, 2010

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According to a new report from the Association of American Medical Colleges, Obama’s health care reform bill, now that it has passed, will create a massive shortage of primary care doctors over the next 15 years. A shortage of primary-care and other physicians could mean more-limited access to health care and longer wait times for […]

Brace for the Next Democrat Push: the VAT

March 24, 2010

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Hot Air is pointing out several recent stories that seem to indicate we may face a VAT fight soon. The New York Times and Nancy Pelosi are pushing for it, Charles Krauthammer and the CATO Institute warn we could face this fight very soon. The Value Added Tax acts as a stealth sales tax, only […]

Obama Set to Sign Abortion Order Behind Closed Doors

March 24, 2010

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The Obama Administration, which was supposed to be the pinnacle of transparency in government, is so ashamed of its own Stupak abortion compromise that the President will sign the order in private. I guess it’s not “a big f**king deal.”

Idaho Latest to Challange Federal Authority

March 17, 2010

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Well, that was fast. After just writing about the move by several states to limit federal power, Idaho’s Governor just signed a law requiring the AG to sue the feds if they try to force its people to by health insurance. Idaho took the lead in a growing, nationwide fight against health care overhaul Wednesday […]

Vaccine Rationing a Prelude to Socialized Medicine

November 30, 2009

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There are many arguments flying around the media about what a medical system run by the government might look like. Facing shortages, critics argue the government will have no choice but to resort to the kind of rationing we see in Europe and Canada, where wait times for even the most basic procedures often stretch to months. Defenders of the plan argue those are mere scare tactics, designed to frighten people away from a public option. But how vaccines for the H1N1 are rationed may offer an insight into what we can expect from Obamacare.