Category Archives: Medicare

The GOP Must Accept a More Progressive Platform or Face Its Demise

I understand that many Republicans, at least the ordinary Republicans, have reasons for their conservative views and some of those views are even reasonable. I also know that many of their views

Obama Offer to Cut Social Programs in Bid to GOP

President Barack Obama recently made an offer to Republicans to put Social Security on the table and possibly Medicare. The deal the president offered would save $1.8 trillion over ten years and

Paul Ryan Should Get This: ObamaCare is here to Stay

I consider it a great shame to this nation the United States, being the most prosperous country on the earth, that for decades, our health care system has been so inadequate that

Medicare and Social Security Can Expect Cuts

If there is ever a deal between Congress and the president, to divert cuts and find some common ground, or should I say some fair trades, the big three entitlements will face

Obama’s State of the Union: Big Dreams, Little Hope, But Great Legacy

I for one hope President Barack Obama will see fruition to everything he asks for in his first State of the Union address of his second term. Many of the things he

Medicare Age Requirement Should Go Down, Not Up

Recently there has been talk by Republican lawmakers and the media about a deal to help solve the Fiscal Cliff issue and they think that Medicare’s age requirement should be lifted to

Fiscal Cliff Saga: Game of Chicken

For those of you not familiar with the game of Chicken, it is a very dangerous game where drivers in two different cars drive straight at each other, and the one who

ObamaCare is Off the Table in “Fiscal Cliff” Negotiations

Those who poured out in droves to vote for President Obama, who by the way, won a second term in office, deserve to have what they stood in long lines on Election

Election 2014: Democrats, Get to Work or Face Chance of Losing Senate

We supporters of Barack Obama just won a major election and we are all feeling confident. We should, Obama definitely won a mandate when it comes to raising taxes on the rich,

Romney RNC Speech – Mention of Compassion, Got Little Reaction

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s acceptance speech at the Republican National Convention made a passing mention concerning the poor and the sick in this country. “…That united America will care for the