Daily Archives for February 10, 2012

February 10, 2012

Obama mandate will cost insurance companies $2.8 billion

TweetWhich means all that “free stuff” will paradoxically (though predictably) lead to an increase in rates for everyone. Or to put it more forcefully, the President has determined that he has the authority, as well as the support of his … Continue reading

10. February 2012 by Jeff G.
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February 10, 2012

The (conservative / anti-woman / constitutional-fetishist) verdict is in: “Even Obama’s ‘Compromise’ Is Unconstitutional”

TweetCNS: Even Pres. Obama’s alleged “compromise” on his contraception mandate is unconstitutional, a House Republican leader and the chairman of a public policy research center said today. Republican Study Committee Chairman Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) says Obama’s revised version of … Continue reading

10. February 2012 by Jeff G.
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February 10, 2012

Obama’s grand compromise

TweetObama shifts the object of his imperial mandate. The problem is, rules or laws that provide exemptions to specific identity groups are ripe for corruption — and there’s no more reason that the federal government should be able to direct … Continue reading

10. February 2012 by Jeff G.
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February 10, 2012

America’s demise in a succinct nutshell of grievance-politics outrage

TweetIt’s not often that a single nugget of freely-spoken complaint reveals so much that is wrong with progressive identity politics and its fundamental misapprehension of the free market capitalism system that has made the US the world’s most successful and … Continue reading

10. February 2012 by Jeff G.
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February 10, 2012

To borrow from Samuel Johnson responding to George Berkeley…

Tweet…Dear TeaPartyforRomney: Thus I refute thee. Carbon caps, c. 2007: see also: Stimulus, 2008, NRO: So this is surely the time for economic stimulus. But — and this is the crucial point — the government can’t just make itself bigger … Continue reading

10. February 2012 by Jeff G.
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February 10, 2012

TweetDear TeaPartyForRomney, We sooo have your back! Sincerely, NonNeedyNonBitchesForKathyGriffin cc: LudditesForSentientRobotOverlords

10. February 2012 by Jeff G.
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