GOP Finds Fresh ObamaCare Attack Strategy

08072013_Money_Scalpel_article Republicans have found a new opening against ObamaCare after struggling for months to craft a fresh strategy against a healthcare law that now covers millions of people. Lifted by a pair of federal audits that found major flaws with the law’s implementation, Republicans see their first chance in months to launch a serious attack against […] Continue Reading

Alaska Physician Shuts Down Practice, Citing Obamacare

Truth-about-Obamacare-300x190 After a long list of Obamacare failures in Alaska, one physician is shutting down his decades-old practice, charging that the health-care law and other federal programs are “unsustainable” for practicing doctors. Dr. William Wennen, a plastic surgeon, is closing his Fairbanks practice after 38 years of working in the state. Dr. Wennen blames federal health […] Continue Reading

Crisis Pregnancy Center Film Praised at U.N. Screening

gimmeshelter2 A film based on the true story of hope offered to a young woman in a crisis pregnancy received positive reviews after its recent screening at the United Nations in New York. The screening of “Gimme Shelter” was sponsored by the U.N. Women’s Guild, whose mission is to help children in need throughout the world. […] Continue Reading

Obama Administration Admits Obamacare Figures Inflated

obamacare During testimony before the House Oversight Committee Thursday, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services administrator Marilyn Tavenner admitted that the White House’s original number of eight million Obamacare enrollments was inflated. The real number, Tavenner now claims, is 7.3 million. Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) said the Obama administration’s new numbers represent a “precipitous drop.” […] Continue Reading

Pope Calls for More People to Donate Organs

pope Pope Francis has called for more people to donate their organs in a bid to stop illegal trafficking, but spoke out against the legalization of the organ market, Rome’s mayor said Saturday. “The Pope authorized me to say that in his view organ donation through generosity must be encouraged, but the commercial use of organs […] Continue Reading

Obama, Biden Team Up to Combat Sexual Assault

obama-biden-smiling President Obama and Vice President Joe Biden Friday trumpeted a new White House effort to eliminate sexual assaults on college campus, urging men to do more to prevent the spate of crimes at institutions of higher learning. “Campus sexual assault is not something we as a nation can turn away from and say that’s not […] Continue Reading

Dept. Of Transportation Rolls Out $47M for Bike and Pedestrian Paths

figure141 Over $47 million has been awarded to municipalities by the U.S. Department of Transportation for bicycle and pedestrian path projects. “As uncertainty about the future of long-term federal funding continues, this round of TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) will be a shot in the arm for these innovative, job-creating and quality of life-enhancing projects,” […] Continue Reading