Posts tagged “Obamacare”

We Know Obamacare Is Not At All Like Slavery

The most well-received remarks at this year’s CPAC were indubitably Rand Paul’s, …

Posted March 9th, 2014

Obamacare Gets Teed Up at CPAC

“Off with Obamacare’s head!” Such was the battle cry at the first …

Posted March 7th, 2014

Protecting the Constitution from Executive Order

President Barack Obama has made it absolutely clear that he will rule …

Posted February 26th, 2014

Obamacare and Liberalism’s Collapse

By 1968, Walter Lippmann, the dean of liberal columnists, had concluded that …

Posted November 22nd, 2013

Obamacare’s Pyrrhic Victory

“Nothing is lost save honor.” So said Jim Fisk after he and …

Posted November 1st, 2013

Why Obama Should Keep Sebelius

The pots and pans are clanging for the ouster of Health and …

Posted October 25th, 2013

House Republicans Wanted John McAfee’s Advice on Obamacare

Obamacare’s launch has been, if you ask Ezra Klein (but not Joan Walsh!), …

Posted October 23rd, 2013

Here’s How Republicans Could Have Stayed Out of This Mess

CNN reports on a potential thaw in the fiscal standoff: On Wednesday, …

Posted October 10th, 2013

Government Shutdown and the (Actual) District of Columbia

In light of the impending government shutdown, D.C. Mayor Vince Gray and …

Posted October 1st, 2013

What’s a Law to an Executive?

Late yesterday, the Treasury Department announced that it will be delaying the …

Posted July 3rd, 2013

My Punditry Self-Audit

Slate’s Dave Weigel puts himself through the paces of a self-audit: What …

Posted December 31st, 2012

The Healthcare Market and Nietzschean Decadence

Corey Robin flags this New Atlantis essay by Yuval Levin on how …

Posted November 20th, 2012

Prioritizing Entitlements

In a post about the costliness of climate change adaptation, Noah Millman reframes the fiscal …

Posted November 12th, 2012

Rick Santorum Was Right about Mitt Romney and Healthcare

The turning point in Sen. Rick Santorum’s surprisingly successful primary campaign arrived …

Posted July 5th, 2012

Will Congress Hold the Line on Obamacare Cost Containment?

The biggest reservation I had (still have) about Obamacare is that the …

Posted July 2nd, 2012

Six Takeaways from the Supreme Court’s Obamacare Ruling

The commerce clause can’t justify the individual mandate. Randy Barnett, who argued …

Posted June 28th, 2012

John Roberts Is One Clever Dude

What a morning! First off, the D.C. Entrails Reading Award goes to …

Posted June 28th, 2012