3 hrs ago
The Afro American Newspaper
What Would Republicans Do on Healthcare?
Many ardent conservatives are critical of the Affordable Care Act or what they derisively call "Obamacare."
4 hrs ago
U.S. lawmakers: Iran's ability to enrich uranium is troubling
US lawmakers in the House of Representatives said on Wednesday they are concerned about Iran's ability to continue enriching uranium under the interim agreement on Tehran's disputed nuclear program, an issue they are likely to press as global powers attempt to reach a final agreement.
7 hrs ago
Republican Alternatives to Obamacare
They're wrong. As a friend told me, ". . . there are no Conservatives stupid enough to propose bankrupting the majority on behalf of the minority."
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Herman Cain: Republicans Do Have Alternatives to Obamacare
The "second biggest lie" about Obamacare is that Republicans do not have alternatives to the healthcare law, businessman and 2012 presidential candidate Herman Cain said Tuesday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Ron Johnson: 'Republicans have proposed dozens of (health care)...
As Republicans continue to score points bashing the early struggles of President Barack Obama's health care reform law, the common refrain from Democrats is to claim their GOP counterparts lack an alternative.
National Review Online
I said that our side, the Republican or conservative side, needed a go-to man or woman on the subject - an officeholder, I mean, not a policy specialist or adviser or writer.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Letter of Support for the Employee Rights Act, H.R. 3485
As one of our millions of FreedomWorks members nationwide, I urge you to contact your Representative today and urge him or her to support H.R. 3485, the "Employee Rights Act."
House Speaker Boehner's Insurance Premiums Nearly Doubles Under Obamacare
House Speaker John Boehner will see his health insurance bill practically double and his deductibles nearly triple because of the Affordable Care Act, according to data released by his office to Politico.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
On the Docket Pittsburgh: 11/25/13
Most recently, Mr. Bareford practiced labor law as assistant county solicitor for Allegheny County.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
2009: GOP Rep. Warns Obama's 'Keep Your Plan' Promise False
On August 22, 2009 Reuters published a story titled " Obama again tackles 'myths' on healthcare reform ."
Belated House GOP Approval for Replacing ObamaCare?
After three long years of cautious resistance to comprehensive replacement of ObamaCare, the House Republican leadership seems ready to approve of legislative hearings and eventual House action on major proposals to that effect -- namely, to proactively support the Republican Study Committee's HR 3121 and Rep./Dr. Tom Price's overlapping HR 2300 .
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Strassel: The GOP's Health-Reform Opportunity
'You can't fight something with nothing," muses Tom Price, the Republican for Georgia's Sixth District.
The Washington Post
Negotiators say they'll continue to work on budget deal to replace sequester
Congress left town Thursday without a deal to avoid a government shutdown in the new year, but lead negotiators for both parties said that they will continue to work over the Thanksgiving break and that they are optimistic about reaching an agreement.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
High staff turnover would lead to re-vote on union membership under proposed labor reform law
Nursing home workers would have to recertify their union representation after any major changes in staffing, if a newly proposed bill becomes law.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Must Reads for Sunday, November 17, 2013
Oprah Winfrey has said racism is still a problem around the world and the only way for it to end is for generations of racists to die out.
Republicans Push Plan to Renege on Medicaid Promise
During the nasty campaign for Virginia governor last month, House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan, R-Wis., tried to poke a hole in Democratic candidate Terry McAuliffe's pledge to tap the full federal funding promised to states for expanding their Medicaid programs.
Lies of Obamacare: From the Romer file
Byron York rescues a prescient June 2009 exchange between Georgia Rep. Tom Price and Obama CEA Chair Christina Romer.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Republicans see health care law as...
In this Nov. 15, 2013, photo, Rep. Nick Rahall, D-W.Va., walks on on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013.
Gohmert: Republicans Must Forge Better Healthcare Alternative
U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert called on his fellow Republicans to eschew political fallout and come together to reshape the existing Obama healthcare law, noting that they must show leadership and unite to alleviate "suffering" for the American people.
The Kansas City Star
GOP sees health care law as big 2014 opportunity
Two years after Kansas City police implemented an electronic ticketing system, traffic ticket volumes are still way down.