Category Archives: ObamaCare

Hunger in USA Rises, but So Does Wealth for the Wealthiest

A USA Today article that I just finished reading, “Hunger is a ‘silent crisis’ in the USA”, points out the seriousness of hunger in America. The article specifically talks about two different

Imagine: America without the GOP

Legislative roadblocks, religious extremism, Tea Party bigotry, and favoritism to wealthy interests in the form of huge tax cuts and deregulation for chemical polluters of our air and water. All this along

Koch Brothers’ Money and Government for Sale: $27 Million Spent and Counting

Billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch like to use their money to influence politics. There reasons are suspect, but it most assuredly has to do with the bottom line; the profits they

Obama’s Go-It-Alone Approach Steps over Republican Barricades

There is one good reason Republican lawmakers in Congress do not like it when President Obama uses his executive authority to get things done: It ruins their effort to make him a

President Obama’s Begins 2014 State of the Union Speech with “Today in America…”

President Obama’s State of the Union speech had a special relevance to me also, as it did several people he mentioned. Today in America, I went to have my first wellness, or

Income Inequality: Conservatives Find Blame, Not Solutions

Jonas Goldberg, a conservative columnist, wrote an article in USA Today called “Define Income inequality” about a 12-year-old girl, Dasani Coates whom recently was living in a homeless shelter with her parents.

Rick Santorum’s View on “Free Health Care” Politically Twisted

When Rick Santorum opened his mouth recently about the Affordable Care Act and his view on health care, it revealed just how politically screwed up his thinking is: “If we have a

Healthcare.gov Call Center Discouraging For Some Callers

First, let me say that I have been and still am a supporter of the Affordable Care Act. Since day one – October 1 – I have been trying to sign up

What happens if ObamaCare is Scrapped, as John Boehner Wants

U.S. House Speaker John Boehner said recently that the Affordable Care Act, also known as ObamaCare, should be scrapped: “The only way to fully protect the American people is to scrap this

ObamaCare is About Hope for many and for me

I, like many Americans, have waited a long time for decent health care. The older I get, the scarier it gets. Before, the only health care I had or could afford to