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14 Questions for Trump HHS Nominee Alex Azar

MICHAEL F. CANNON, CATO INSTITUTE President Trump has nominated Alex Azar to be the next Secretary of Health and Human Services. Azar will appear tomorrow...

Relentless Left, Retreating Republicans

BY ALLEN WEST Well, here we are in that last possible moment for healthcare reform under budget reconciliation. That simply means the GOP controlled Senate...

The Nightmare of Single-Payer Healthcare

BY BOB BARR Despite the title of “Senate Majority Leader” prefixed to his name, Mitch McConnell has demonstrated little leadership in his approach to repealing...

The Senate Health Care Bill Misses a Key Opportunity. Here’s What Should Be Done.

BY EDMUND HAISLMAIER, ROBERT MOFFIT & MARIE FISHPAW, HERITAGE FOUNDATION While the ongoing congressional effort to reform health care is falling short of repealing Obamacare,...

5 Ways Obamacare Proves That Government-Run Health Care Is a Disaster

JOHN BARRASSO, DAILY SIGNAL Obamacare has failed to deliver the health care reform Americans deserve. The Senate now has an opportunity to reform health care and...

A Sad, Confused, and Ominous Obamacare Decision

JOHN A. SPARKS, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES In his scathing dissent, Justice Antonin Scalia summarized the Supreme Court’s decision in King v. Burwell in...

King v. Burwell and the Rule of Law

THE HONORABLE ORRIN G. HATCH, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract From the early days of the Republic, a core component of our constitutional character has been the idea...

Healthcare Is a Right

MAX BORDERS, THE FREEMAN Clichés of Progressivism, Part 14 Healthcare is important. People get sick and injured. As compassionate human beings, we should do what...

8 Goofs in Jonathan Gruber’s Health Care Reform Book

This Obamacare architect’s propaganda piece is a comic of errors MATT PALUMBO, THE FREEMAN In one of life’s bitter ironies, I recently found a book by...

Nothing New or Interesting about King v. Burwell

MICHAEL F. CANNON, CATO INSTITUTE Vox’s Sarah Kliff reports that Harvard University’s Theda Skocpol has produced a study purporting to show Congress intended for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care...

More Abortion Distortion in Obamacare

NATHANAEL BENNETT, ACLJ From day one, we have warned that the real danger of Obamacare is not in the 2,700 pages of its text (as...

Grubergate Should Spark Hearings by Congress

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY “Grubergate” is the name for the embarrassing revelations about Obamacare by its chief architect, MIT Professor Jonathan Gruber. Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH)...

GAO Report Reveals ObamaCare is Funding Over 1,000 Abortion Plans

LIBERTY ALERTS, LIBERTY COUNSEL Washington, DC—Today, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released “Health Insurance Exchanges: Coverage of Non-excepted Abortion Services by Qualified Health Plans.” In...

Don't Be Fooled By State Healthcare Exchanges

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Nearly two years ago, a smart nurse named Twila Brase, R.N., explained why “a state-established exchange is a federal takeover center.” State...

Window Into the Future

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY The problems with the U.S. Veterans Administration (VA) giving inferior and delayed care to veterans is a good window into the future...

Uncle Sam and Healthcare: A Deadly Combination

MARK W. HENDRICKSON Cynics have said that government doesn’t do anything well. Let’s leave aside that broad assertion and contemplate a narrower issue: Can any...

60 Percent of Voters Say Obamacare Debate Is Not Over

AMY PAYNE, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Obamacare is a huge factor for voters this fall, a new Politico poll shows, with 89 percent of respondents saying it...

Mike Lee and Ted Cruz Have Questions for Obama’s HHS Nominee

ROB BLUEY, HERITAGE FOUNDATION President Obama’s nominee for secretary of Health and Human Services is facing scrutiny from two conservative senators who want answers to...

How Obama Is Using His Famous Pen

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY When President Obama in his State of the Union Address announced that he would take unilateral action "with or without Congress," many...

9 Obamacare Predictions That Have Come True

ROBERT MOFFIT, HERITAGE FOUNDATION It directly affects the personal life of every American, and it controls or regulates a complex sector of the American economy...

Obama’s Waivers and Exemptions

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Obama's game plan to dodge the bullet about Obamacare is to announce an exemption or a waiver or a deadline change almost...

Obama's Waivers and Exemptions

BY PHYLISS SCHLAFLY Obama's game plan to dodge the bullet about Obamacare is to announce an exemption or a waiver or a deadline change almost...

IRS Watchdog: Obamacare Personal Data Not Secure

LAURA TRUEMAN, HERITAGE FOUNDATION As the federal government continues to implement Obamacare, the IRS is the next federal agency to handle the personal financial and...

Four Years of Obamacare: Early Warnings Come True

ROBERT E. MOFFIT, PH.D., HERITAGE FOUNDATION Abstract Four years after Congress passed the misnamed Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, speculation on its...

The Principles of Freedom vs. Agenda 21

BY TOM DEWEESE In February, 2014, I was invited to present the keynote address to the annual Clouds Over America conference in Oklahoma City, OK....

Bobby Jindal’s Blueprint for Health Care Reform

HERITAGE FOUNDATION, MARGUERITE BOWLING This morning, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal released a 23-page health reform plan that would repeal the current health law known as...

ObamaCare’s Cruel April Fools Joke

MATTHEW CLARK, ACLJ Yesterday, was the deadline – March 31, 2014 – the last day to submit an application for ObamaCare.  Yet HealthCare.gov had another...

Where You Can Buy Health Insurance After Today

AMY PAYNE, HERITAGE FOUNDATION Today is kinda-sorta the deadline to sign up for Obamacare, though if you want to say you’re “in line” for coverage,...

Obamacare Anti-Conscience Mandate at the Supreme Court

HERITAGE FOUNDATION By Elizabeth Slattery and Sarah Torre Abstract Under Obamacare, employers are required to pay for coverage of contraception, sterilization, and abortion-inducing drugs. While this mandate...

The HHS Mandate’s Defenders Ignore Balancing Tests

DAVID FRENCH, ACLJ Defenders of Hobby Lobby’s religious freedom have long confronted arguments like the following: “Well, if Hobby Lobby wins, then won’t that mean...