Health Care Reform: The Reality

You can see my most current evaluation of health care reform here. Health care is a central part of Mr.

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Obama Pleads for Patience

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/25/budget.senate/index.html In Tuesday night’s Prime Time news conference, President Barack Obama asked the country to be patient as he tries

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Unprecedented Broadening of Federal Power

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/24/geithner.powers/index.html http://online.wsj.com/article/SB123789587004924441.html The Obama Administration and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner are making plans to request unprecedented power to take over

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Obama Proposes to Regulate All Financial Executive Pay?

Further with the law of unintended consequences… http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/22/obama.60.minutes/index.html President Obama is now going to propose to regulate the salaries of

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The Tax on AIG Bonuses: The law of unintended consequences

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/23/aig.senate.democrats/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/23/aig.senate.democrats/index.html UPDATE:  Well, Washington is finally coming to its senses.  After last week, where the pitchforks were out, the

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Irrationality of Class Warfare

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/20/minow.aig.board/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/19/aig.fallout/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/19/geithner.qanda/index.html We are approaching dangerous territory, people.  Many don’t see it, as many are blinded by anger over

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Responsibility?

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/18/obama.economy/index.html, http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/19/bonus.bill/index.html, http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/19/aig.bonuses.congress/index.html I didn’t vote for Mr. Obama, but I understood his appeal.  Here was a fresh face, promising

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Republicans and Liberals call for Geithner’s Resignation

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/18/aig.treasury/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/18/aig.bonuses.congress/index.html UPDATE:  Chris Dodd, after one day of clearly lying that it was not him who put the loophole

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Have We Lost The War On Drugs?

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/24/miron.legalization.drugs/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/24/obama.mexico.policy/index.html Have we lost the war on drugs?  I would say the answers is probably a strong ‘maybe’.  Or

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Storm AIG!!! Get the Pitchforks!!!

http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/17/poll.economic.plans/index.html http://www.cnn.com/2009/POLITICS/03/17/campbell.brown.aig/index.html Let me start by saying that I don’t like the idea of AIG giving out bonuses out one

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