Unlike many of my fellow BD contributors, I do not think Eric Cantor should be renominated. However, I don’t think Dave Brat should be nominated either. One will win; neither deserve it.
There is no question that the health care options for many working Americans could be improved. But any reforms must be done in a cost effective way so that recipients of these benefits are not discouraged from working.
The Congressional Budget Office has released its analysis of what the Patently Deficient and Unaffordably Careless Act (PDUCA, a.k.a. “Obamacare” or Robertscare), and it is brutal. For starters the actual cost of the PDUCA (now that a full 10 years of implementation is considered) is over $2 trillion. It UPDATE: The insurance piece will cause […]
With all the talk abuzz about an inevitable Hillary Clinton candidacy, I wager that her platform will include repealing Obamacare. Hillary will also declare late in the spring so that she can positively impact the midterm elections to benefit the Democrats. What would Hillary gain from a repeal-Obamacare platform? First, such a position would effectively […]
In many ways, government interventions in the economy hurt the poor, and hurt them more than other Americans. The Republican Party can advance itself and the country by fighting to reverse these policies.