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Will Jonathan Gruber Topple Obamacare?

by David Nather, Politico

Why the hell did Jonathan Gruber say that? And that? And that? And (sigh) the other thing? 199 more words

GOVERNMENT

Vascular Solutions CEO Indicted For Conspiracy

According to an article in the Star Tribune, a Texas grand jury has charged Howard Root, CEO of Vascular Solutions, with conspiring to sell a varicose-vein treatment device for unapproved uses.   123 more words

Healthcare Fraud

AMA criticizes Emanuel's 75 years and out philosophy

by Ethel C. Fenig,  American Thinker

The liberals laughed when I-can-see-Russia-from-my-house Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin predicted that Obamacare would lead to death panels and forced death for those too old or too sick to ensure cost-effectiveness for their continuing health care. 118 more words

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Jonathan Gruber and Barack Obama's University Transcripts

by Jason Kissner,  American Thinker

Democratic policy star, Ivy League elitist, and ObamaCare architect Jonathan Gruber thinks Americans are too stupid to understand the “Cadillac Tax” and much else besides. 98 more words

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Biotronik, Inc. Resolves Kickback Allegations

According to a DoJ press release, Biotronik, Inc. (Biotronik) has agreed to pay $4.9 million to resolve allegations that it paid illegal kickbacks to physicians.   149 more words

Healthcare Fraud

The economic consequences of Medicare fraud, waste, and abuse

The Medicare program was created in 1965 to provide health insurance to those who would otherwise have difficulty obtaining it. In the beginning, Medicare was aimed at providing health care coverage to Americans aged 65 years or older, but has since expanded to include younger adults with disabilities as well as people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or end stage renal disease. 342 more words