August 13, 2013
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OPINION: The future of immigration reform depends on GOP standing firm on specific enforcement triggers
There already are signs that Republican leaders will wiggle of immigration principles.
OPINION: Target is the latest to drop coverage for part-time workers, sending them to the ACA
Americans who purchased health coverage on the individual market did have something to worry about. And now, it’s becoming clear that some who have health coverage through their job should be worried, too.
OPINION: So far, the president has been able to point his finger at Bush
Americans may have finally decided that a president in his second term is responsible for what’s going on with the economy, not his predecessor.
OPINION: Having means to earn an income is the main concern of Americans
Republicans who want to keep control of the House and gain control of the Senate have to stay focused on jobs creation during an election year.
OPINION: Momentum Democrats enjoyed a year ago has swung toward Republicans
Support for Obamacare, already low, could fall further as more middle-income Americans — voters — figure out that they are the ones who will be paying for the Democrats’ national health care scheme.
OPINION: The brazen Democratic strategy to force GOP lawmakers to help fix Obamacare might work
Some Republicans appear to be wavering on the insistence that repeal must be the first step in minimizing the damage done by Obamacare.
OPINION: GOP lawmakers prefer targeted fixes for specific health care system problems
The millions who have lost their medical insurance because of Obamacare have changed the landscape of the debate.
OPINION: Republican governors lump Washington Republicans in with Democrats for criticism
Just about the only governors who demur on the question of whether a governor should be the Republican nominee are the governors who actually want to be the Republican nominee.
OPINION: A scandal over improper Earned Income Tax Credit payouts will impact Obamacare
An IRS Inspector General report finds that 21-30 percent of the $60-$70 billion in Earned Income Tax Credits paid by the IRS each year are improper.
The Senate and House had not even settled the final details of ending the government shutdown before President Obama was on to his next priority.
On a Monday night in late August, Sen. Lindsey Graham was traveling with a congressional delegation in Africa when the three Republicans who are challenging him in the 2014 GOP primary joined a large and strongly conservative crowd at Rep. Jeff Duncan’s annual Faith and Freedom Barbecue. To listen to Graham’s opponents tell it, that situation — a lawmaker who is far away and out-of-touch — is emblematic of the senator’s relationship with his constituents.
The move to defund Obamacare has been slow to gather support in the Senate. Really slow.