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Florida bills aim to expand health freedom

Two Florida bills aim to expand health freedom. House Bill HB37 was filed by Rep. Fred Costello in August. A companion bill (SB132) was introduced by Sen. 236 more words


Pathological Lying & ObamaCare-How One Begat the Other

Politicians lie, no shocker there, they’ve been doing it for eons, but the press is supposed to play a role here in keeping them in check and getting to the truth. 1,189 more words


Ebola and Socialized Health Care

When government creates a spending program, it also makes a promise to taxpayers. So long as the sum total of those promises is small and government limited to protecting life, liberty and property, we have good reasons to believe that government can deliver on its promises. 1,071 more words

Georgia to prohibit state enforcement of Obamacare...

Georgia to prohibit state enforcement of Obamacare

Bill: HB707 (PDF)

Sponsored by Reps. Spencer, Stover, et al., HB707 (“The Georgia Health Care Freedom and ACA Noncompliance Act”) states that neither the State of Georgia nor any of its political subdivisions or agencies may engage in any activity that aids in the enforcement or implementation of the federal Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010, including the creation of state-run health care exchanges. 94 more words

Swedish Health Care Crumbling

I recently got pulled into a debate on Facebook over health reform, and encountered yet another American liberal who still thinks Sweden is the perfect role model for the United States. 937 more words

Oklahoma to block state-based implementation of Obamacare...

Oklahoma to prohibit state-based implementation of Obamacare

Bill: HB2421 (PDF)

Sponsored by Rep. Ritze, HB2421 states that “an agency, officer, or employee of the state shall not…engage in an activity that aids any person in the enforcement of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010….The Legislature of the State of Oklahoma is empowered to take all necessary actions to ensure that the provisions…are adhered to by all agencies, departments and political subdivisions of this state.” Under this legislation, “an Oklahoma resident taxpayer who is subjected to a tax by the Internal Revenue Code under 26 U.S.C., Section 5000A of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act shall receive a tax deduction in the exact amount of the taxes or penalty paid the federal government pursuant to 26 U.S.C., Section 5000A.” HB2421 also bars the creation of a state Obamacare exchange, prohibits applications for Obamacare grant funds, and provides that the State Attorney General will bring action in defense of any person or business harmed by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. 10 more words

Missouri to outlaw state enforcement of Obamacare...

Missouri to outlaw state enforcement of Obamacare

Bill: SB546 (PDF)

Sponsored by Sen. Lamping, SB546 would update the Missouri Health Care Freedom Act of 2010 by prohibiting the the state from implementing a health insurance exchange, prohibiting insurers from accepting remuneration and prescribing duties of the Attorney General for enforcement of the act. 180 more words