Medicare

How Government Helped Create The Coming Doctor Shortage

For the last five years, attempts to reform America’s health care system have focused primarily on the demand side of the market, and specifically on the market for insurance. However, one of the most critical supply side issues in health care is the supply of qualified doctors.

To Fix Healthcare, We Need To Repeal A Lot More Than Obamacare

If repealing Obamacare is really the goal, the GOP should instead focus on repealing and undermining the edifice on which Obamacare was built: the highly regulated, subsidized, and manipulated healthcare markets that dominate today.

House GOP Unveils 2018 Budget: Here Are The Highlights

On Tuesday morning, House Republicans released a fiscal 2018 budget plan on Tuesday that could pose a major new political test for President Donald Trump's legislative agenda by combining tax reform with controversial spending cuts. Here are the highlights.

Trump Jr. Lawyers Up As Potential Senate Intel Committee Hearing Looms

Well that escalated quickly.  After volunteering just over an hour ago to cooperate with the Senate Intelligence Committee, Donald Trump Jr. has apparently now joined with most of the other members of the Trump campaign in hiring his own attorney for the various "Russia probes" that are underway.

Paul Craig Roberts: "Once Only Blacks Were Enslaved, Now We All Are"

"Democracy does not exist in America. All the bombast you will hear on the 4th is designed to keep you locked in The Matrix... The talk about “taking back your government” is nonsense. The government doesn’t belong to you. You can’t take it back... Chris Hedges says that your only alternatives are to overthrow the criminal class in Washington or to accept your slavery."

America's Fertility Rate Falls To Record Low

The US isn't yet grappling with the economic disaster that is a shrinking popuation - unlike Japan. Though it's starting to look like a not-too-distant possibility...