07 November 2009 ~ 0 Comments

House Passes BailOut of Insurance Companies Bill

The House of Representatives passed H.R. 3962 (Affordable Health Care for America Act) known here as a bailout for private insurance companies, in what is lauded as a victory for Obama and health care in America. I’ll be damned. The only worthwhile compromise is that the bill requires insurance companies to cover pre-existing conditions and […]

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11 September 2009 ~ 0 Comments

Why Not an 'Include Everyone' Option?!

Congressperson Joe ‘You Lie’ Wilson was hard hit this week while the POTUS effectively got away with snubbing women and undocumented immigrants in his health care speech. But even after his re-election opponent, Rob Miller, raised a million due to the outcry and an apology to President Obama, Wilson seems to have won. Today, Democrats […]

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03 April 2009 ~ 0 Comments

One year on … Ode for the broken wrist and the crisis of our healthcare system

It’s one whole year today since the fateful day that someone broke my wrist. Maybe it is a good thing that I don’t even remember who it was and precisely how it happened. All I was doing is blocking a close range shot and ‘snap.’ The rest is history. A minute after I got off […]

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