Posts Tagged ‘ Health ’

SC Healthcare – Selling Smokes to Cure Lung Cancer

December 11, 2008
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Governor Sanford's tax swap plan is dependent on increasing smoking addiction. Much in the way that funding education partly on a state lottery fund puts the state in the position of encouraging gambling addiction, funding any on-going general programs, including healthcare, on cigarette tax revenue puts the state in a position of needing more cigarette…

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Cato: GOP Survival Depends on Failure of Obama Health Plan

November 23, 2008
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Conservative strategists believe the GOP must kill any Democratic attempt at universal healthcare in order to preserve the GOP's political viability, even if the Democrats' plan would save American lives and deliver care at a lower cost.

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America Witched By Voodoo Economics

October 4, 2008
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The collapse of U.S. financial markets is as complete a repudiation of so-called "free market" capitalism as the collapse of the Berlin Wall was a repudiation of Soviet-style socialism. It is plain for the world to see that financial markets self-regulate about as effectively as a room full of unsupervised 2 year olds. And when…

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