Tag Archives: healthcare

The “Umble” Glibness Of Gruber The Glib

Watching key Obamacare architect & MIT academic slimeball Jonathan Gruber testify at this week’s House Oversight & Government Reform Committee hearing in Washington (DC), I couldn’t help but be reminded of Uriah Heep, the disgustingly obsequious fictional toady created by English writer Charles Dickens for his novel DAVID COPPERFIELD. Gruber spent a good amount of time groveling before tough

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Why is Massachusetts, of all places, requesting waivers from the ACA/Obamacare?

(Very good question. – promoted by Rob “EaBo Clipper” Eno) The Obama administration’s recent decision to postpone enforcement of the employer mandate, a key provision of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and the House’s recent vote to delay both the employer mandate and the individual mandate (with 35 Democrats joining most Republicans in supporting delay of the employer mandate, and…

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Jones-Patrick Health Cost Control Law leads to negative credit outlook of hospitals debt ranking

Yesterday morning, Deval Patrick signed the health care cost control legislation, labeled as “Soviet-style” by the Boston Business Journal, and supported Brad Jones and other Republican leaders.  Within hours, Moody’s hinted at a downgrade in the credit ratings of the world class hospitals in Massachusetts.  State House News has the story: he health care cost control law signed by Gov.…

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