Those interested in the Hobby Lobby decision (U.S. Supreme Court Case Number 12-6294, Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc., et al., Applicants v. Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services, et al.), announced 30 June 2014, should know of these: Read more...
Recall the presidential address that included this promise to avoid disruption:
and this fiscal pledge:
Those assurances were not trustworthy, and the problems that plague the “Affordable” Care Act are not gone. One is it’s unpopular, since 2009, and remains so today.
Another is the ugly process which produced the law:
• The bill’s deal-making introduced the terms “Cornhusker Kickback“, “New Louisiana Purchase“, “Gator Aid“, and “Senior Swindle” into the modern political lexicon.
• Obama arguably sold a federal judgeship was to secure House votes. Read more...