Tag Archives: National Healthcare

Congressional Democrats Turn Sour on President Obama

Wednesday, December 16, 2009 What do you get when you add: No Single Payer+No Public Option+No Medicare Buy-In+No Importation of Canadian Drugs? A first year president in trouble with his own party. The Huffington Post reports: Congressional Democrats are starting … Continue reading

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Obama Thanked Lieberman for Supporting a Bill without a Medicare Buy-in or the Public Option

Wednesday, December 16, 2009 I found this piece in Politico and threw up a little in my mouth. No wonder people increasingly view Obama is weak-as-water without a spine to call his own. Sen. Joe Lieberman, the focus of mostly … Continue reading

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Susan G. Komen Foundation Still Doesn’t Get It

Tuesday, December 15, 2009 Until now, I had the utmost respect for the work the Susan G. Komen Foundation carries out in the fight against breast cancer. But it has become abundantly clear that the people who run the organization … Continue reading

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Domestic Partner Benefits No Longer Treated as Income in Healthcare Bill

Sunday, November 8, 2009 If you’re gay or lesbian, one of the significant aspects of the sweeping healthcare reform bill passed last night by the Democratic Congress is the change to the way domestic partner benefits are treated by the … Continue reading

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Landmark Healthcare Bill Passes House

Sunday, November 8, 2009 Handing President Obama a victory, the Democratic-controlled House narrowly passed landmark health care legislation Saturday night to expand and provide coverage to tens-of-millions of Americans who lack it and place much needed new restrictions on the … Continue reading

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Sen. Joe Lieberman Wins a Penis Pig Award

Tuesday, October 27, 2009 Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) wins a Penis Pig Award for saying Tuesday that he’d back a Republican filibuster of Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s health care reform bill. Caucusing with Democrats and is positioning himself as … Continue reading

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Where Do Those Without Health Insurance Live?

Tuesday, October 27, 2009 The New York Times and the Census Bureau sought to find out where do those without health insurance live? For the first time, in a survey taken last year and released in September, over all it … Continue reading

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