Obama Program Aims to Reduce 'Births' Among Blacks, Latinos

Planned-Parenthood-Black President Barack Obama is attempting to lower the rate of “births” — and separately, pregnancies — among blacks and Latinos. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention lists reducing “births” as one of the top goals of Obama’s “Teen Pregnancy Prevention Initiative.” The language on the CDC’s website makes clear that the program seeks to reduce […] Continue Reading

Iran Considers Ban on Vasectomies in Drive to Boost Birthrate

Rahbari, ????? Iran’s parliament is seeking a ban on vasectomies and a tightening of abortion rules as the country moves away from its progressive laws on family planning in an attempt to increase the birthrate. Two decades after Iran initiated an effective birth control programme, including subsidised male sterilisation surgeries and free condom distribution, the country is […] Continue Reading

Sebelius to Run for Senate?

kathleen sebelius Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is thinking about running for the Senate in Kansas, according to a report Wednesday in the The New York Times. Several Democratic sources told the Times that Sebelius has been floated as a possible challenger to Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.). “One person who spoke directly to Ms. Sebelius […] Continue Reading

White House Census Changes Mask Obamacare Impact

Blake-Farenthold-RPTCon-712x475 The Republican chairman of a House panel that oversees the U.S. Census Bureau slammed the Obama administration on Tuesday over reports that extensive changes to the agency’s annual survey will make it virtually impossible to track how Obamacare has affected Americans. “The census should not be political,” Texas Rep. Blake Farenthold told Newsmax in a […] Continue Reading

New Law Makes Tax Preparers Obamacare Advisers

1-intro Tax preparers and accountants now have the job of making sure their clients are educated about Obamacare’s tax implications. “Many people don’t realize it’s the law, and you have to have insurance,” Iris Burnell, a Jackson Hewitt Tax Service adviser, told The New York Times. “They still think there’s a way to worm out of […] Continue Reading

Colorado Bill Would Declare Fundamental "Right" to Abortion

abortion-law With pro-abortion Democrats controlling the Colorado state legislature and the governor’s office, abortion activists are pushing what pro-life groups are calling the most radically pro-abortion legislation in the state’s history. Colorado Family Action has alerted its members about SB 175, that it says pro-life advocates need to steadfastly oppose. “This is a radical bill that […] Continue Reading

Medicaid Work in 11 States Sent Overseas; Privacy Worries Raised

Medicaid-3dCross_jpg_800x1000_q100 Eleven states ship some of their Medicaid administrative work to foreign countries, including nine that have no specific protections in law to make sure private health information isn’t sent overseas, according to an inspector general’s audit released Monday that raises potentially thorny questions about the policy. The Health and Human Services inspector general said it’s […] Continue Reading

Food Stamp Recipients Outnumber Women Who Work Full-Time

food-stamps.gi_.top_-e1341602302519 People participating in the food stamp program outnumbered the women who worked full-time, year-round in the United States in 2012, according to data from the Department of Agriculture and the Census Bureau. In the average month of 2012, according to the Department of Agriculture, there were 46,609,000 people participating in the food stamp program (formally […] Continue Reading

ObamaCare Sending Premiums Rising at Fastest Clip in Decades

022114_HN_Obamacare_640 A recent survey of 148 insurance brokers shows that ObamaCare is sending premiums rising at the fastest clip in decades. “For the last, about, five years they’ve been doing this survey, so this was the largest percentage increase in any quarter since they’ve been doing (it),” said Scott Gottlieb of the American Enterprise Institute. “But […] Continue Reading