By Michael Barone | 10/30/13 09:15 AM
... then check out this story from Britain's Independent. The United Kingdom's National Health Service is going to abandon a $17 billion information technology system that was being rolled in over a 10-year period.
By Michael Barone | 10/25/13 04:35 PM
“The examination of war from an exclusively military perspective, isolated from its social and political context, leads to false conclusions and poor strategy.”
By Michael Barone | 10/23/13 04:40 PM
Sherlock Holmes famously solved a mystery by noticing the dog that did not bark. In the recent government shutdown/debt ceiling fight, there was a five-letter dog that didn’t bark: T-A-X-E-S.
By Michael Barone | 10/20/13 06:24 PM
A reader who says that he has done large software installations for one of the big accounting firms wrote the following in an email. It seems to validate the concerns discussed in my Washington Examiner column on the Obamacare IT mess. 1. The integration aspect is most difficult. In this case,...
By Michael Barone | 10/20/13 10:35 AM
Economist Tyler Cowen (on whose most recent book, "Average Is Over," I wrote a Washington Examiner column) goes out on a limb every once in a while by writing blogposts quoting his outrageous evil twin Tyrone. Tyrone insists the Republicans won the showdown over the government shutdown and debt...
By Michael Barone | 10/18/13 02:34 PM
It's not just Republicans who are unhappy with Obamacare. Labor union leaders have been complaining too.
By Michael Barone | 10/16/13 04:01 PM
Amid all the tussling over the government shutdown and the debt ceiling, a couple of bombshells went off in the blogosphere that may prove of more enduring importance. They suggest that there is a nontrivial possibility that Obamacare may implode.
By Michael Barone | 10/15/13 10:42 AM
From an email correspondent in the Midwest comes a suggestion on how to delay Obamacare.
By Michael Barone | 10/11/13 12:30 PM
Some bad news for America, not on the political front this time, but on what corporate executives call human resources.
By Michael Barone | 10/09/13 05:32 PM
The Weekly Standard had the story earlier today: An "unidentified bearded man" was cutting grass and tending the lawn around the Lincoln Memorial. Naturally, the National Park Service guards shooed him away -- can't have citizens tending the grounds around an open-air monument. The Obama...
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