Category Archives: Growing Dependency

UPDATE – Of Insurer Subsidies and Pole-vaulting In

I start tonight with insurer subsidies, move on to some comments about the GOP, and finish up with answers to two rhetorical challenges. Remember when Nancy Pelosi said, “We’ll go through the gate. If the gate’s closed, we’ll go over … Continue reading

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UPDATE – Socialism’s Road to Ruin: A Look at Why Obamacare Does Not and Cannot Ever Work

 

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The Immorality of Obamacare’s Medicaid Expansion, Explained

Comment:  Always eager to elevate our readers, OCTS wants to take a moment to clear up some clouded moral reasoning that GruberThink(tm) has slipped into Obamacare’s lexicon. We choose an example from Oklahoma to illustrate: Jim McCarthy, CEO of the … Continue reading

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Obamacare’s Medicaid Population Already Costs 49% More Than Expected (and Rising)

“A government report finds that the cost of expanding Medicaid to millions more low-income people is increasing faster than expected, raising questions about a vital part of President Barack Obama’s health care law.” [...] “But the new cost estimates could … Continue reading

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Another Obamacare LIE Explodes–Study: Small Employers ARE Dropping Health Benefits

Comment: To paraphrase an old wit, there are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and Obamacare lies.  Almost nothing we were sold about the unAffordable Act was true. “Small businesses have been pumping the brakes on offering health benefits … Continue reading

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Oh Dear, Obamacare Strikes IL, AGAIN!

Comment: These heart-warming stories of Obamacare’s wonderful big-government plan-spoiling largess make us here at OCTS feel warm and tingly, like singing Christmas carols. “Ohhhh-ba-ma-care, Oh-ba-ma-care, how lovely are your branches?”  Isn’t Gruberized(tm) health care wonderful, affordable, and compassionate? (Not.) “Thousands … Continue reading

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Feds Squash Ohio’s Obamacaid Financing Game

Comment: States jumping onto Obamacare’s Medicaid expansion has nothing to do with efficient, compassionate health care for their citizens, and everything to do with cashing in on a financial shell-game that states believe is a “free” federal gravy train. Of … Continue reading

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Small Businesses Advised To Shunt Employees To Obamacare

Comment: This “helpful” article from Money magazine advises small companies not to even bother offering insurance any more. Just send your workers straight over to the Obamacare dole, for the welfare candy. “For a small business, helping employees sign up … Continue reading

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Expert: It’s Official – Obamacare’s Insurance Model Does Not Work

“It’s official. The Obamacare insurance company business model does not work.” “Why is this happening? Because nowhere near enough healthy people are signing up to pay for the sick.” “[T]he poorest are buying Obamacare and the vast majority of the … Continue reading

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Obamacare Stunting Economic Recovery

Comment: As it sucks money from the economy with its giant sucking sound, Obamacare is contributing mightily to making this the worst recovery from an economic recession in living memory. Which would you rather have, jobs, or ‘free’ Obamacare health … Continue reading

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