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Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. One of the main arguments about healthcare reform has been just how we will fund the much needed ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 57 comments on Fri Oct 23, 2009 at 09:20 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Republican Senator Jon Kyl apparently has no regard and basically doesn't care about the millions of Americans who are now losing their unemployment benefits. Thanks to Senator Kyl, MILLIONS of ...
by rdobbs2010
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Oct 15, 2009 at 07:06 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
By Nezua, Media Consortium Blogger A crowd of thousands gathered on Capitol Hill Tuesday, to lobby for and support immigration reform, as Debayani Kar writes ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Oct 15, 2009 at 09:07 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
AHIP has taken off its mask of benevolence and revealed itself to be the self-serving beast that it truly is. The White House no longer considers them credible and neither do almost all Democrats. ...
by KingofSpades
Comment Count 15 comments on Wed Oct 14, 2009 at 07:09 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
With all of the news about Olympia Snowe and passage of the Baucus health care bill, something happened today that has gone under the radar. In his closing statement during the Senate Finance ...
by LR23
Comment Count 44 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 06:57 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. Well, the Senate Finance Committee has voted to pass the junk ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 02:32 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
There's been a question floating around since AHIP released the deceptive report from PWC about the Baucus bill: would the fact that AHIP hated it make liberals like it?
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 132 comments on Wed Oct 14, 2009 at 10:30 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Originally published on October 13, 2009 at Yo Mama For Obama History is calling. Not since FDR’s stab at trying to get all Americans universal health care, has ...
by yomamaforobama
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 01:01 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Olympia Snowe knows how to bargain, which anyone considering her yes vote on Baucus bill (which passed 14-9 today) needs to keep in mind. Her yes vote does a couple of things. It keeps the Baucus ...
by Joan McCarter
Comment Count 370 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 12:46 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
October 13th, 2009 The Desperate Blogger Just one day after a bombshell eleventh-hour report about the cost of the Senate Finance Committee&...
by real satire
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 12:06 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
So now all five committees having jurisdiction over health care reform have passed a bill. It's the farthest we've ever gone in universal health care, and that in itself is a remarkable ...
by jim bow
Comment Count 99 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 02:25 PM PDT with 33 Recommends
In a thoughtful and measured speech, Snowe said that her vote was a "YES" on the Baucus bill in order to move it out of the Finance Committee.
by dasheight
Comment Count 464 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 10:12 AM PDT with 180 Recommends
The fear of financial ruin upon receiving a dreaded medical diagnosis is as American as apple pie. This fact is shocking, and so is the so-called healthcare reform "debate" coming from Washington. ...
by nyceve
Comment Count 323 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 11:06 AM PDT with 399 Recommends
Could not find one so here is such. I need help in understanding what's going on. If there is one please let me know so I can take this down. UPDATE: See this on C-Span 1. ...
by Gorette
Comment Count 424 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 08:10 AM PDT with 157 Recommends
The Max Baucus Society for Creative Procrastination, aka the Senate ...
by David Waldman
Comment Count 92 comments on Tue Oct 13, 2009 at 06:32 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. Man, leave it to the health insurance companies. They are getting a sweet deal in the Senate Finance ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Oct 12, 2009 at 01:58 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
(Cross-posted from Think it Through ) With little debate and even less reasoning the Senate Finance Committee recently included in its health ...
by John Russonello
Comment Count 6 comments on Mon Oct 12, 2009 at 12:29 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
The insurance companies suffer from a pre-existing condition: greed. To protect their income stream, they have purchased our elected representatives. As Bill Moyers reported recently, they have ...
by mdb
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon Oct 12, 2009 at 09:15 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
Past Episodes : Part ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Oct 11, 2009 at 06:09 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Crossposted from Hillbilly Report. The legislation the Senate Finance Committee will vote ...
by RDemocrat
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Oct 10, 2009 at 08:45 PM PDT with 7 Recommends