News Briefing for Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Oct 22, 2014

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HEALTHCARE: Report: Most of new Obamacare insured are on Medicaid “Medicaid expansion accounts for the vast majority of new health insurance enrollment under Obamacare, a new report by the conservative Heritage Foundation has concluded. The think tank crunched numbers derived…

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Grappling with Obamacare taxes

Oct 22, 2014

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Despite administration denials, it’s been well established that the Affordable Care Act is one large tax. Some estimates[1] put the tax-hike count in Obamacare at 18. In fact, there’s barely anyone the law doesn’t tax; it hits doctors, state governments,…

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News Briefing for Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Oct 21, 2014

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HEALTHCARE: HHS-Funded Study: Obamacare Will Suffer ‘Death Spiral’ If Subsidies Fail “The Obama administration has funded a new study by top consulting firm RAND Health that startlingly finds that if taxpayer subsidies are eliminated, Obamacare exchanges will fall into a…

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Taking on tax reform

Oct 20, 2014

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Regardless of the outcome of the midterm elections, Republicans in Congress will face a stark choice when it comes to their future legislative agenda. Will they continue to cave to President Obama’s liberal agenda or will they fight to preserve…

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