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Taxing medical progress to death, continued: House considers Obamacare device tax repeal

By Michelle Malkin  •  May 31, 2012 10:46 AM

In February, I focused your attention on Obamacare’s dangerous medical device tax, which is scheduled to go into full effect in 2013. Life-saving device manufacturers have been warning about the dire consequences. Reminder: Cook Medical, which manufactures products for everything from endovascular therapy, critical care medicine and general surgery, to diagnostic and interventional procedures, to […]

Big Surprise: Obamacare’s Pre-Existing Condition Plan Costing Twice as Much Per Enrollee as Originally Estimated

By Doug Powers  •  February 24, 2012 07:17 PM

**Written by Doug Powers Here’s the latest “it’s costing twice as much as we thought” revelation from the people who are working 24/7 to make health care more affordable: Medical costs for enrollees in the health-care law’s high-risk insurance pools are expected to more than double initial predictions, the Obama administration said Thursday in a […]

Taxing medical progress to death

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 17, 2012 09:01 AM

Photoshop credit: Rachael in Kentucky, via our Obamacare photoshop contest 2009 Taxing medical progress to death by Michelle Malkin Creators Syndicate Copyright 2012 Two years ago this month, as public debate over Obamacare raged, former President Bill Clinton rushed to the hospital because of a heart condition. He immediately underwent a procedure to place two […]

Undoing Obamacare: The latest

By Michelle Malkin  •  February 1, 2011 01:48 PM

On the heels of Florida judge Roger Vinson’s decision yesterday voiding Obamacare, Capitol Hill’s repeal efforts are heating up. Word in D.C. is that Senate GOP Leader Mitch McConnell may introduce the House-passed Obamacare repeal bill as an amendment to an FAA bill on the floor this afternoon. On a separate front, watch out for […]

While you were sleeping: The Vampire Congress strikes again; Update: 2:43am Senate adjourns, parliamentarian ruling will send Wreckonciliation bill back to the House on “minor” GOP points of order; 2:16pm Eastern – Senate passes Wreckonciliation 56-43, Ds Nelson/Lincoln/Pryor vote no; Obama taunts GOP: Repeal? “Go for it”

By Michelle Malkin  •  March 25, 2010 01:18 AM

It ain’t over ’til it’s over…and it’s only just begun. As you all know, I’m on semi-vacation with my family. It’s 10:00pm Pacific time and after putting everyone to bed, I decided to check in online and turn on the TV. I flipped through C-SPAN thinking I’d be able to catch up on re-runs of […]