• ND Obamacare enrollment falls way short of expectations

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. BISMARCK, N.D. — The national deadline for enrollment in Obamacare has come and gone, and North Dakota officials are now awaiting word on the final state tally. But according to a count reported to state | Read More »

  • The future of health policy after Obamacare

    This article originally appeared on heartland.org. As we all know, when President Barack Obama sold his health care law to the American people, he sold it to them primarily on the basis of cost. He did this because the polling | Read More »

  • More Benghazi confusion

    More Benghazi confusion

    The people who pushed a phony story are given unlimited credit for their keen judgment.

  • Obamacare’s magic number doesn’t exist

    This article originally appeared on heartland.org. Welcome to the Consumer Power Report. Have you heard? Obamacare survived! It got to that magic number it was looking for to make everything right! Or it got to half the number the Congressional | Read More »

  • ObamaCare: the mistake America could not afford

    ObamaCare: the mistake America could not afford

    We shouldn’t spend billions per year while we wait for this clunker to reach second gear.

  • More hours cut due to ObamaCare at government agencies and schools

    More hours cut due to ObamaCare at government agencies and schools

    Labor unions also notice a problem Democrats used to claim was a figment of Republican imaginations..

  • Florida’s Obamacare numbers are in, but where are the millennials?

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — When it comes to Obamacare sign-ups, Florida is tops among the 34 states with federally run health exchanges. For many, that’s cause for celebration. But, according to the U.S. Department of Health | Read More »

  • Obama backs off assault on Medicare Part D

    This article originally appeared on heartland.org. On Monday, the Obama administration announced a rare surrender on an anti-market line of attack – this time, an attempt to warp the Medicare Part D prescription drug program into a more government-directed entity. The | Read More »

  • ObamaCare shock: get ready for your premiums to double or even triple

    ObamaCare shock: get ready for your premiums to double or even triple

    We are nowhere near finished paying for this disaster.

  • Obamacare is affordable, so long as it’s outside Obamacare

    This article originally appeared on heartland.org. So it turns out that there are cheap and plentiful insurance options available to the American people… if only they are looking for them outside the Obamacare exchanges.Here’s the Washington Examiner’s report: A new | Read More »

  • Hawaii urges residents to ‘tell a friend’ about Obamacare

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. HONOLULU — The Hawaii Health Connector, the local Obamacare exchange, has a new campaign to boost enrollment — “Tell a friend.” “Let your family and friends know you care about their health and happiness; forward | Read More »

  • CA senator sues Obamacare exchange for causing policy cancellations of 1M

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. A California senator has sued his state’s Obamacare exchange for causing the cancellation of more than a million policies and spending tax dollars in an “irrational, unreasonable and abusive” way, such as a lurid Richard | Read More »

  • Oregon shifts 4,000 illegal immigrants into Obamacare

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. An Oregon Obamacare exchange failure shifted nearly 4,000 applicants for a state program that provides pregnancy services to illegal immigrants into the state’s expanded Medicaid program, the Oregonian reports. The Oregon Health Plan serves as | Read More »

  • WA exchange spends $2.6M on rap videos to promote Obamacare signups

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. The Washington State Health Benefit Exchange has spent $2.6 million on an advertising campaign to convince young people to sign up for Obamacare. Its latest advertising push features a rap duo who interviews people who have signed | Read More »

  • South Florida orthodontist takes on Obamacare

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A South Florida orthodontist is taking on President Obama‘s penchant for unilaterally altering the Affordable Care Act without the approval of Congress. And he’s got a shot a winning. Larry Kawa took to Capitol Hill in Washington D.C., Wednesday morning to | Read More »

  • Kansas considers tighter grip on Obamacare navigators

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. TOPEKA, Kan. — Earlier this month,Shawnee Republican Sen. Mary Pilcher-Cook introduced new legislation  in response to anObamacare navigator who last year was discovered to have had a warrant out for her arrest. But officials at the Heartland Community Health | Read More »

  • The shape of Obamacare’s economy

    This article originally appeared on heartland.org. The White House just undermined everyone who was speaking from its talking points sheet over the past week on the CBO analysis by reacting as if all the criticisms of Obamacare’s effect on labor | Read More »

  • Latest Obamacare targets: gold diggers and mama’s boys

    SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Illinois’ Obamacare peddlers are telling people the quickest way to find a date is with an insurance card. The same people responsible for selling Obamacare with action figures via The Onion have released a new study aimed, apparently, | Read More »

  • IL partners with The Onion to push Obamacare

    This article originally appeared on watchdog.org. Illinois is turning it’s Obamacare sales pitch into a joke. To get more people to sign up for health care, the state is bragging it will spend $150,000 on ads for the satirical news | Read More »

  • The CBO outlines how Obamacare is hurting workers

    This article originally appeared on heartland.org.  The Congressional Budget Office’s latest report includes some astounding evidence of how Obamacare is impacting the labor market in a negative way. Sean Hackbarth highlights some key quotes from the report: The reduction in CBO’s projections | Read More »