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Jul 26, 2009 5 Comments ›› Erik Wong

RedState: He'll Block Democrats Who 'Threaten' to Work With Republicans Brian Faughnan Congressman Henry Waxman is in charge of developing health care overhaul legislation that can pass the House Energy and Commerce Committee. He’s not having much success, as a few moderate Democrats have insisted on cost-cutting measures. Today Waxman made clear that he’s willing to make ...

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Jul 26, 2009 11 Comments ›› Erik Wong

Holy , CNN actually ran this? CNN: NEW YORK (Fortune) -- In promoting his health-care agenda, President Obama has repeatedly reassured Americans that they can keep their existing health plans -- and that the benefits and access they prize will be enhanced through reform. A close reading of the two main bills, one backed by Democrats in the ...

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Jul 24, 2009 11 Comments ›› Erik Wong

The Hill: House healthcare negotiations dissolved in acrimony on Friday, with Blue Dog Democrats saying they were “lied” to by their Democratic leaders. The seven Blue Dogs on the Energy and Commerce Committee stormed out of a Friday meeting with their committee chairman, Henry Waxman (D-Calif.), saying Waxman had been negotiating in bad faith over a number ...

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Jul 24, 2009 11 Comments ›› Erik Wong

Peculiar fact: The term Republican is only used once in this article, the term GOP, none. Instead, they chose the belligerent term "critics" to describe Republicans in this article. Democrat was referred to five times, with two democratic Congressmen being mentioned as well. Keep an eye out for subtle propaganda, it is seeping into every ...

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Jul 24, 2009 11 Comments ›› Erik Wong

"Lord knows we need it right now [unity] because, over the last two days as we have discussed this issue, I don't know if you've noticed, but nobody's been paying much attention to health care." Point proven.

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Jul 24, 2009 27 Comments ›› Erik Wong

The Star Telegram: AUSTIN — Gov. Rick Perry, raising the specter of a showdown with the Obama administration, suggested Thursday that he would consider invoking states’ rights protections under the 10th Amendment to resist the president’s healthcare plan, which he said would be "disastrous" for Texas. Interviewed by conservative talk show host Mark Davis of Dallas’ WBAP/820 ...

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Jul 24, 2009 8 Comments ›› Erik Wong

NPR, Propaganda Alert. NPR: The House of Representatives does plan to vote on health legislation before leaving for its August recess, White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel told NPR. Emerging from several hours of meetings Thursday with House leaders, including Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Emanuel told NPR's Steve Inskeep that "their intention is to go next week and ...

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Jul 24, 2009 10 Comments ›› Erik Wong

"But what about National Health care??"

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Jul 23, 2009 9 Comments ›› Erik Wong

The Daily Mail: The number of confirmed new cases of swine flu in England last week soared by almost double to 100,000, the Department of Health said. Doctors say a total of 840 people are classed as 'seriously ill' in hospital - 63 of them in intensive care - from the effects of the disease. The latest figure ...

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Jul 23, 2009 6 Comments ›› Erik Wong

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Jul 23, 2009 8 Comments ›› Erik Wong

ABC: How is health care reform progressing on Capitol Hill? Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., today insisted everything is smooth sailing with the House bill that would require every American to have health insurance or pay a fine; create a government run health plan to compete with private insurers to drive costs down; and impose ...

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Jul 23, 2009 3 Comments ›› Erik Wong

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Jul 23, 2009 3 Comments ›› Erik Wong

Roll call: Democrats are preventing Republican House Members from sending their constituents a mailing that is critical of the majority’s health care reform plan, blocking the mailing by alleging that it is inaccurate. House Republicans are crying foul and claiming that the Democrats are using their majority to prevent GOP Members from communicating with their constituents. The dispute ...

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Jul 23, 2009 15 Comments ›› Erik Wong

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Jul 23, 2009 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Washington Examiner: By: DAVID FREDDOSO Commentary Staff Writer 07/23/09 6:56 AM EDT "If there's a blue pill and a red pill, and the blue pill is half the price of the red pill and works just as well, why not pay half price for the thing that's going to make you well?" -- President Obama In last night's press conference, ...

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Jul 23, 2009 9 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Click here to see video AP: In trying to rally support for health care overhaul, Obama described a patient who sees a physician for a sore throat, or a parent who brings in a child with a sore throat. "Right now, doctors a lot of times are forced to make decisions based on the fee payment schedule ...

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Jul 22, 2009 3 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Fight back, get ACTIVE WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's assertion Wednesday that government will stay out of health care decisions in an overhauled system is hard to square with the proposals coming out of Congress and with his own rhetoric. Even now, nearly half the costs of health care in the U.S. are paid for by ...

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Jul 22, 2009 4 Comments ›› Pat Dollard

Enter ACTIVISTS

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Jul 22, 2009 3 Comments ›› Erik Wong

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Jul 22, 2009 17 Comments ›› Erik Wong

American Thinker: The First Lady helped create a notorious program that dumped poor patients on community hospitals, yet the national media ignore the story. Imagine if her husband were a Republican. The University of Chicago Medical Center has received a good deal of justly opprobrious press over its policy of "redirecting" low-income patients to community hospitals while ...

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Jul 22, 2009 4 Comments ›› Erik Wong

Townhall.com: If the Democrats obey Obama's commands and pass health-care reform legislation by the August recess, they will be committing partisan suicide, akin to lemmings going over the cliff en masse. Obama's insistence that we completely make over our health-care system -- and that we do it two weeks after the first bill was marked up in ...

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Jul 22, 2009 5 Comments ›› Erik Wong

WASHINGTON, July 22 (UPI) -- U.S. President Barack Obama shifts his effort to convince the American people healthcare reform is the right thing to do right now to prime time Wednesday. In an evening news conference, Obama is expected to outline the case for healthcare reform as well as provide an update on what has been ...

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