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First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Walmart Shakes Up Primary Care, And The Whole System – OpEd

ByWalmart has a new take on retail clinics . These newly launched clinics will charge patients $40 for a visit—but only $4 for Walmart associates. Anybody, with or without insurance, can go into one of these clinics and be seen by a qualified health professional, ... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

How Obamacare will kill job-based plans

Americans aren't all that optimistic about ObamaCare, according to a recent Kaiser Family Foundation poll: Fifty-seven percent say the law isn't working as planned.That number will shoot even higher if employer health insurance vanishes, as an S&P Capital ... [Published Waller County News Citizen - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

What Is To Be Done With Health-Insurance Exchanges, Post-Obamacare? – OpEd

ByAny time a Republican politician suggests that there is anything positive in Obamacare, the media are eager to declare that this means the Republican establishment is backing away from repealing the Affordable Care Act and wants to “fix” it instead ... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 2 reports

Braley Blowing It In Iowa

Democrat Bruce Braley started out with a solid lead, 6 - 12 depending upon the poll. At the beginning of the year the conventional wisdom was that he was a stellar candidate in all but a can't lose position.  That's all changed and for now his latest ... [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

FLASHBACK: Braley Badgers Witness Over Advanced Degrees

Rep. Bruce Braley (D., Iowa) has a long history of making elitist comments in Congress. Republicans have blasted the trial lawyer-turned-Senate candidate for committing what they call a series of out of touch gaffes on the campaign trail this year. ... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

OP ED Why isn't the Senate taking up innovation bill?

We recently celebrated " Start-up Day Across America ," a day to celebrate the importance of entrepreneurship and raise awareness about the job-creating potential of start-ups. We know that small businesses create the bulk of net new jobs in this country, ... [Published CNBC - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Dire predictions of endless waits for a doctor have proven unfounded

Among the many predictions of Obamacare-related catastrophe was that the law, by enabling millions to join the ranks of the insured, would force us all to wait longer to see a doctor and very possibly lead to a code blue for U.S. health care.“Doctor shortage, ... [Published Center For Public Integrity - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

Obamacare Threatens Free Clinics – OpEd

ByObamacare’s most significant effect is an expansion in the number of people dependent on Medicaid , the joint state-federal welfare program for low-income people. Kaiser Health News points out that this expansion is threatening the existence of free ... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 08 2014 - Updated Aug 08 2014 - 1 reports

PIPES: How ObamaCare will kill job-based plans

Americans aren't all that optimistic about ObamaCare, according to a recent Kaiser Family Foundation poll: Fifty-seven percent say the law isn't working as planned.That number will shoot even higher if employer health insurance vanishes, as an S&P Capital ... [Published Friendswood Journal - Aug 08 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

Is employer coverage cheaper than government coverage?

Sally Pipes, the president of the Pacific Research Institute, argued last week in a much-read article on Forbes.com that employer sponsored coverage costs about 60 percent less than employer-sponsored coverage. Pipes sparked a firestorm of debate.Now ... [Published LifeHealthPro - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 02 2014 - Updated Aug 02 2014 - 1 reports

In the Spotlight: Peoria County schools: Not as good as parents think

Are the Illinois public schools that serve many middle-class children performing well? Their parents may think so. But many of these schools are not as good as they think.That’s according to a new study from the Pacific Research Institute, which analyzed ... [Published PJStar.com - Aug 02 2014]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Leaving oil in the ground leaves Americans in the lurch

Lawmakers in California recently rejected legislation that would have temporarily prohibited hydraulic fracturing — or "fracking" — across the state. The moratorium would have been a significant victory for environmental activists who have long advocated ... [Published Legislative Gazette - Jul 29 2014]

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North Carolina benefits consultant Todd Yates recently told Kaiser Health News about this trend, saying that "employers are inquiring about it and brokers and consultants are advocating for it."
That's all changed and for now his latest attempt at a "reboot" doesn't seem to be working. Per Rasmussen's latest , "Will she or won’t she? The race to replace Iowa Democratic Senator Tom Harkin couldn’t be any closer."
...In an open letter to the White House in March, 16 environmental organizations asked President Obama to commit "to keeping most of our nation's fossil fuel reserves in the ground."
...drug's manufacturer "is asking for a blank check," complains Karen Ignagni, president of the insurer trade group America's Health Insurance Plans. "It will blow up family budgets, state Medicaid budgets, employer costs and wreak havoc on the federal debt."

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Prize-Winning Mathematician Says Common Core Ma... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 20 2014]
Walmart Shakes Up Primary Care, And The Whole S... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 19 2014]
How Obamacare will kill job-based plans [Published Waller County News Citizen - Aug 16 2014]
Heritage Insider-Online Newsletter a must read. [Published And So I Go: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow - Aug 15 2014]
FDA FOCUS: FDA Regulations and Drug Shortages i... [Published Pharma Letter - Aug 15 2014]
In Federal Drug Program, Hospitals and Pharmaci... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 15 2014]
What Is To Be Done With Health-Insurance Exchan... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 15 2014]
No, Really -- Employer Health Insurance Is Bett... [Published Forbes.com - Aug 14 2014]
Braley Blowing It In Iowa [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 13 2014]
Bruce Braley's Elitist War on Women [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 12 2014]
FLASHBACK: Braley Badgers Witness Over Advanced... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Aug 12 2014]
OP ED Why isn't the Senate taking up innovation... [Published CNBC - Aug 11 2014]
A Silver Lining in the Legal Threats to Obamacare? [Published Forbes.com - Aug 11 2014]
Dire predictions of endless waits for a doctor ... [Published Center For Public Integrity - Aug 11 2014]
Obamacare Threatens Free Clinics – OpEd [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 09 2014]
PIPES: How ObamaCare will kill job-based plans [Published Friendswood Journal - Aug 08 2014]
Will medical devices and all-laser manufacturin... [Published ECN - Aug 05 2014]
Is employer coverage cheaper than government co... [Published LifeHealthPro - Aug 05 2014]
“Creepy Uncle Sam” Obamacare Care-nival – OpEd [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 05 2014]
In the Spotlight: Peoria County schools: Not as... [Published PJStar.com - Aug 02 2014]
He's explaining, and he's losing [Published American Enterprise Institute - Jul 31 2014]
Leaving oil in the ground leaves Americans in t... [Published Legislative Gazette - Jul 29 2014]
How To Pay For The Next Sovaldi? – OpEd [Published Eurasia Review - Jul 28 2014]
Employer Health Insurance: A Bargain Compared t... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 28 2014]
Healthcare’s problem is not high drug prices [Published Sugar Land Sun - Jul 25 2014]
Courts Disagree About Subsidies on ObamaCare’s ... [Published New American - Jul 23 2014]
Leaving oil in the ground leaves Americans in t... [Published Sugar Land Sun - Jul 22 2014]
You Don't Promote a Competitive Broadband Marke... [Published Forbes.com - Jul 15 2014]
U.S. Has the Worst Health Care? Not By a Long Shot [Published Forbes.com - Jul 14 2014]
Covered California’s Big Budget Blowout Is Coming [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 25 2014]
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Heritage Insider-Online Newsletter a must read. [Published And So I Go: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow - Aug 15 2014]
Dear Readers,  I am sure you will find many of the articles in this month’s  Heritage Insider-Onlineof interest so for those who do not subscribe I am putting them on my blog for you use.I have gotten emails from many asking why I am no longer blogging.  ...
Braley Blowing It In Iowa [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 13 2014]
Democrat Bruce Braley started out with a solid lead, 6 - 12 depending upon the poll. At the beginning of the year the conventional wisdom was that he was a stellar candidate in all but a can't lose position.  That's all changed and for now his latest ...
Bruce Braley's Elitist War on Women [Published Breitbart Feed - Aug 12 2014]
We already know that Iowa Democrat Bruce Braley doesn't think much of farmers, given that he called Sen. Chuck Grassley (R., Iowa) a “farmer from Iowa who never went to law school” at a January fundraiser.  Now, given new video of Braley deriding ...
FLASHBACK: Braley Badgers Witness Over Advanced... [Published Washington Free Beacon - Aug 12 2014]
Rep. Bruce Braley (D., Iowa) has a long history of making elitist comments in Congress. Republicans have blasted the trial lawyer-turned-Senate candidate for committing what they call a series of out of touch gaffes on the campaign trail this year. ...
Covered California’s Big Budget Blowout Is Coming [Published Breitbart Feed - Jun 25 2014]
Only by Obamacare’s standards could Covered California, Sacramento’s state-run Obamacare exchange, be considered a success. Outside California, Obamacare is fading fast in the states. Some – led by Oregon and Maryland – intend to abandon their Obamacare ...
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