Tag Archive 'Healthcare Reform'

To save the newspaper industry, let’s pass a law requiring every family to buy a newspaper

Tweet The Washington Post, I suppose, is honest enough to acknowledge: The Supreme Court has given Congress wide but not unfettered latitude in regulating interstate commerce. It barred federal efforts to promulgate laws that ban guns near schools and those addressing violence against women, ruling that these activities have nothing to do with commerce. But […]

Watcher Council Submissions March 24, 2010

Tweet I picked up the paper this morning And read all the daily blues The world is one big tragedy I wonder what I can do I’m not going to let it bother me tonight – The Atlanta Rhythm Section The President along with his Congressional Democratic allies pushed through health care reformĀ on a party […]

Fourth estate or fifth column?

Tweet One aspect of the healthcare reform that I can’t get past is this: In order to secure the vote of Sen. Ben Nelson from Nebraska, provisions were added to the bill to exempt Nebraska from the effects of the healthcare reform! This compromise demonstrated that the administration and its legislative deputies don’t see the […]