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Obama’s Health Care Bill 2009

It’s been several months since I typed anything related to healthcare. Honestly, there truly hasn’t been anything new to write about, but also because I was waiting until the historic moment when our Senators and Congressman made fools of themselves and passed this forest-killing universal healthcare bill. Not only did they do it in high […]

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‘‘Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’’ Part I

So lets get started. The actual meat of the Senate version of the health care bill starts on page 16. Pages 2-15 are an “index” of section numbers, much like page numbers but with specific reference to certain portions of the text and not an actual page number, per se. My review is based on […]

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Who Should Be In Charge Of Fixing Health Care?

I consider myself to be pretty handy with most household repairs.  In fact, I actually remodeled a kitchen in one of my early homes by myself, a bathroom in another and built a mahogany wet bar in my current one.  But when it came done to the detail work, I called an expert.  For the […]

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Health Care Reform: At What Cost?

The initial pieces of the Obama health  care reform, revealed today in excerpts published in newspapers and by Obama himself, show us some of the “how” behind the financing of his health care reform. Of the 634 Billion to be raised on the backs of “upper income” Americans, 318 Billion will come from reducing or […]

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Obama Health Care. Finally? Part II

Anyone watching the presidential address this evening has no doubt that Obama will be known as one of the “great communicators” among American presidents.  His speech was forceful, uplifting, emotional, and at times, tearful. One topic of interest to me was related to the process of health care reform.  Previously, the promise was for universal […]

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