By Michael Barone | 11/15/13 01:29 PM
“The Affordable Care Act’s political position has deteriorated dramatically over the last week.” That, coming from longtime Obamacare cheerleader and Washington Post blogger Ezra Klein, was pretty strong language. And it was only Wednesday. That was the day after the release of a...
By Timothy P. Carney | 11/16/13 11:43 AM
President Obama has decided to attack the insurers again. But maybe he’s decided to subsidize them even more. Or both. In waiving the part of Obamacare that outlaws many insurance plans, Obama tried to shift blame for any cancellations to the insurers. But on Friday, he met with...
By Star Parker | 11/15/13 05:38 PM
If the last two presidential elections tell us anything, it’s that Republicans don’t succeed with candidates who lack clear vision and conviction consistent with the party’s conservative platform.
By Shikha Dalmia | 11/14/13 06:15 PM
Obamacare’s viability depends on its ability to herd the 15 million or so Americans getting “junk” coverage from the individual market onto the Obamacare exchanges, where they’d be forced to pay more for benefits they don’t need.
By Byron York | 11/14/13 06:07 PM
The journalist Jonathan Cohn, an ardent supporter of Obamacare, recently wrote in The New Republic that problems with the rollout of the Affordable Care Act should be "an opportunity to have a serious conversation about the law's tradeoffs — the one that should have happened a while ago."...
By Philip Klein | 11/14/13 04:07 PM
President Obama, under fire for breaking his promise that Americans would be allowed to keep their health care plans if they liked them, today announced what has been described as an "administrative fix" meant to allow individuals to maintain their current coverage. But it won't actually solve...
By Ron Arnold | 11/14/13 01:38 PM
Two words — national monument — conjure Images of the Lincoln Memorial or the Statue of Liberty, but probably not the Virgin Islands Coral Reef or the Alibates Flint Quarries near Amarillo, Texas. Only one of those is not on the list of America’s 103 national monuments: the Lincoln...
By Michael Barone | 11/13/13 06:00 PM
Colorado, writes National Journal's always-insightful Ronald Brownstein, is “America, writ small.” “A microcosm,” he goes on, “of the forces destabilizing American politics.”
By Gregory Kane | 11/13/13 04:57 PM
References to slavery are apparently only wrong or inappropriate when black conservatives make them. Not long ago, Dr. Ben Carson, a world-renowned retired neurosurgeon who worked at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, called the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, “the worst...
By Cal Thomas | 11/13/13 02:19 PM
Three famous men died on Nov. 22, 1963. The one getting the most attention, understandably, is President John F. Kennedy. Less so the other two: Aldous Huxley, author of the futuristic novel “Brave New World,” and Clive Staples Lewis. Of the three, it was Lewis who not only was the most...
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