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Rep. Justin Amash: The AHCA is an Amendment to Obamacare that deliberately maintains its Framework

Rep. Justin Amash: The AHCA is an Amendment to Obamacare that deliberately maintains its Framework

Guest Commentary TIM BROWN As usual, Congressman Justin Amash (R-MI) took to Facebook to explain his vote in favor of the American Health Care Act, aka RINOCare.  Amash has been one of the more principles and constitutional representatives in Congress, but on this bill, it seems that he acknowledged that he was not only voting for […]

Democrats lack clear health care plan

Democrats lack clear health care plan

For six years, Democrats taunted Republicans for holding dozens of votes to repeal Obamacare without rallying around a legislative alternative, while Republicans saw little need to craft and vote on a plan that President Obama would kill with his veto pen. Yet now it’s Democrats who enter the debate without a clear plan, left to […]

Breaking News: House passes GOP’s health care bill, begins repeal, replacement of Obamacare

Breaking News: House passes GOP’s health care bill, begins repeal, replacement of Obamacare

The House voted Thursday to gut Obamacare in a showdown on the chamber floor that saw Republicans rally to President Trump, delivering a victory to the new administration that nearly slipped from its grasp. Read More > Still has to go through Senate   Read the bill (now that House passed it):  New healthcare bill […]

Eber: Call up the National Guard

Eber: Call up the National Guard

. By Richard Eber, California Political News and Views   Where is the ACLU when it comes to defending the rights to free speech? They will gladly support Communists, anarchists, terrorists, sexual deviates, and anyone of color.  Apparently, mainstream Republicans aren’t taken into account in compiling their protected species list. Case and point is conservative […]

Who Needs to Go Back Harper’s Ferry — The New Civil War

Who Needs to Go Back Harper’s Ferry — The New Civil War

    By Naomi Fisher We have a Civil War going on in our country right now. The stupid Republicans hate the Democrats and want to undo anything they have done. The stupid Democrats hate the Republicans and anything they are trying to get done. Worse yet, both the stupid Republicans and Democrats are at […]

Why repeal and replace ObamaCare has always been a scam

Why repeal and replace ObamaCare has always been a scam

  by Lawrence Sellin, PhD, March 26, 2017 During every election cycle, to maintain the illusion of representative government, Republicans tell voters exactly what they want to hear. After the election, successful Republicans candidates either simply ignore their campaign promises or offer legislation that provides the appearance rather than the substance of fulfilling those promises, usually in […]

Republicans Unveil Obamacare Repeal Bill

Republicans Unveil Obamacare Repeal Bill

House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Kevin Brady and House Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Greg Walden released legislation to repeal and replace Obamacare Monday, which would effectively abolish the penalties linked to the individual and employer mandate and repeals Medicaid expansion by 2020. The bill’s architects said it’s designed to give the powers back […]

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE — Straitjacket America

L. Neil Smith’s THE LIBERTARIAN ENTERPRISE — Straitjacket America

. By L. Neil Smith It’s very difficult to convey the unreality, the surrealism of things that those of us who think for a living (or at least a serious hobby) have been subjected to, since the General Election last November, and especially since Inauguration Day in January. The other day I found myself embroiled […]

The Republican Party and the Hidden Figures on Capitol Hill

The Republican Party and the Hidden Figures on Capitol Hill

. By Raynard Jackson (NNPA Newswire Columnist) As we prepare to celebrate the beginning of Black History Month this week, the Republican Party continues to show its ineptness in cultivating “real” relationships with the Black community. They continue to hire and highlight Black Democrats at the expense of Black Republicans. There is not one Black […]

Reagan Redux? The Federal Budget Battle Shapes Up

Reagan Redux? The Federal Budget Battle Shapes Up

  By Thomas L. Knapp It’s Donald Trump’s first work week as president of the United States and already, The Hill reports, he “may be headed into a big fight with Republican lawmakers with his plans for dramatic cuts to federal spending.” Dramatic cuts? Not really: “Team Trump is relying on proposals outlined last year […]

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