By Mark Tapscott | 10/28/13 08:41 AM
New questions are being raised about yet another aspect of the secrecy that has shrouded healthcare.gov, the Obamacare program's Internet portal, since its inception.
By Mark Tapscott | 10/25/13 09:24 AM
Mendacity should never be associated with the U.S. Department of Justice, but Attorney General Eric Holder's minions are giving the nation a textbook example of that characteristic.
By Mark Tapscott | 10/24/13 09:02 AM
Among the most familiar lessons of the Watergate scandal is the maxim that the cover-up is always worse than the original crime. It continues to amaze nearly four decades later that so many in Washington have yet to learn how true this is. The secrecy surrounding the design, management and...
By Mark Tapscott | 10/23/13 09:07 AM
Pressure is mounting in some quarters for Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius to be made the sacrificial lamb for the abysmal failure of Healthcare.gov. There were more than sufficient grounds to terminate Sebelius during Obama's first term, not the least of which was her...
By Mark Tapscott | 10/22/13 08:41 AM
Establishment Republicans like Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and Sen. Lindsay Graham of South Carolina have been unsparing this week in their criticism of Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz for the government shutdown.
By Mark Tapscott | 10/21/13 09:00 AM
Kathleen Sebelius and Gina McCarthy have just handed Harry Reid a priceless opportunity to prove his many avowals of being willing to put partisanship aside for the good of the country.
By Mark Tapscott | 10/19/13 11:25 AM
Former New York Times data wonk Nate Silver has little patience with journalists who casually tell readers that Question A in a poll is linked to Question B, so therefore Conclusion C is obviously true. Well, no, said Silver, the two aren't linked just because Joe Authoritative Journalist...
By Mark Tapscott | 10/18/13 09:00 AM
Former Washington Post executive editor Leonard Downie has issued a stunning verdict on President Obama's record in delivering "the most transparent administration in history."
By Mark Tapscott | 10/17/13 08:58 AM
Thus the government shutdown ends, not with a bang but an earmark? Or was it a sell-out? Maybe it was simply a prudent retreat, living again to fight again? Take your pick among possible explanations for the cosmic meaning of last night's votes in the Senate and House on a deal to end the...
By Mark Tapscott | 10/16/13 09:33 AM
Healthcare.gov, the web site for Obamacare, is the crown jewel of the American welfare state and President Obama's signature domestic policy achievement. Hundreds of millions of Americans will use Healthcare.gov every day for decades to come if the site ever functions properly and Obamacare...
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