Posted in Health Care health policy health welfare healthcare costs healthcare policy healthcare spending Medicare Obamacare Price Controls socialism socialized medicine

How Democrats Would Raid A Bankrupt Medicare To Fund Obamacare (Again)

The Obamacare ‘enhancement’ act shows how much Nancy Pelosi and her fellow Democrats don’t care about fiscal responsibility or protecting America’s seniors.

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Posted in coronavirus elderly people Health Care health policy health welfare Healthcare long-term care Medicaid nursing home Nursing Homes pandemics Wuhan coronavirus Wuhan virus

To Protect The Elderly From Dangers Like Coronavirus, States Shouldn’t Push Them Into Nursing Homes

The coronavirus pandemic is exposing the inherently dangerous vulnerabilities within America’s nursing homes. Things have to change.

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Posted in coronavirus coronavirus tests Covid-19 Health Care health policy Medicare Single-Payer socialized medicine testing

How Government-Run Health Care Worsened The Coronavirus Crisis

One of the major causes of the dearth of testing over the past several months: Low payments from Medicare, which led to low payment rates…

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Posted in censorship coronavirus Covid-19 free speech Google health Health Care health policy medicine pandemic science Social Media Wuhan flu YouTube

Why Banning Doctors With Different Ideas From YouTube Is Bad For Public Health

Dr. Daniel Erickson and Dr. Artin Massihi questioned the conventional wisdom about the coronavirus, and YouTube deplatformed them. Banning new ideas is dangerous to medicine,…

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Posted in Blue States Entitlements federal spending Health Care health policy health welfare Medicaid New York

How Medicaid Bails Out Blue States And Weakens Their Health Care Systems

The budget crisis in New York that preceded the pandemic stems in large part from Washington’s overly generous match for wealthy states.

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Posted in bailouts coronavirus Covid-19 Health Care health policy health welfare Medicaid Single-Payer

How Congress’ Coronavirus Legislation Could Pay Millionaires’ Bills With Medicaid

These provisions not only encourage waste, fraud, and abuse, but will also further entrench government-run health care—the left’s ultimate objective.

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Posted in Health Care health insurance health policy Joe Biden Medicaid Medicaid Extra Single-Payer

Yes, We Should Move Away From Employer-Tied Health Insurance, But Not Into Single-Payer

These lefties do have a point: The United States should move away from employer-provided health coverage. It just shouldn’t rely upon a government-run model to…

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Posted in coronavirus Covid-19 Health Care health policy hospitals Medicare pandemics public health Single-Payer socialized medicine

How Democrats Would Make Hospitals’ Corona Cash Crunch Worse

The types of financial shocks hospitals currently face illustrate the problems inherent in Democrats’ proposed expansions of government-run health care.

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Posted in Bernie Sanders Colorado Health Care health insurance health policy hospitals Medicaid for All public option single payer healthcare Single-Payer

Colorado’s Experiment Proves Single-Payer Doesn’t Offer Any Public ‘Options’

At present, Sen. Bernie Sanders’ single-payer legislation represents the far end of the continuum, but liberals will use proposals like Colorado’s ‘public option’ to get…

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Posted in Bailout coronavirus Democrats federal stimulus Fraud Health Care health policy health welfare Medicaid Medicaid fraud stimulus welfare state

Democrats In Congress Won’t Let Andrew Cuomo Fight Medicaid Fraud

That senior Democrats in Congress tied the hands of a governor from their own speaks to how leftists will fight tooth-and-nail to maintain every facet…

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Posted in Andrew Cuomo coronavirus Covid-19 end of life Health Care Health Care costs health costs health policy Medicaid New York New York City public health rationing

Democrats Justify Unlimited Coronavirus Spending While Rationing Care Under Medicaid

Gov. Andrew Cuomo is flat wrong. Entities in both the United States and elsewhere—including within his own government—regularly put a dollar figure on human life.

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Posted in bailouts coronavirus Covid-19 Entitlements Health Care health entitlements health policy health welfare Medicaid Wuhan flu

Don’t Let Coronavirus Stampede Just Bail Out A Messed-Up Medicaid Program

Judging from her initial bid in the ‘stimulus’ wars, Nancy Pelosi has taken Rahm Emanuel’s advice never to let a serious crisis go to waste.

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Posted in Health Care health policy hospitals Medicaid

Hospitals Attempt To Defend Questionable Government Accounting Scams

Why should taxpayers continue to fund states’ accounting scams designed to bilk Washington out of additional Medicaid matching funds?

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Posted in Affordable Care Act Barack Obama Health Care health policy Michael Bloomberg New York City Obamacare rationing

Michael Bloomberg Was Against Obamacare Before He Was For It

Now that Bloomberg is running for the Democratic nomination, he’s come around to supporting Obamacare. But he used to admit it was garbage.

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Posted in Bernie Sanders Health Care health policy Medicare Medicare for all Pete Buttigieg Price Controls socialism

Why Pete Buttigieg’s Health Care Plan Might Be Crazier Than Bernie’s

Buttigieg’s health plan advocates a policy—government price controls on the entire health-care sector—even more far-reaching than Bernie Sanders’s socialist approach.

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