It was my birthday yesterday.

I got home from the office anticipating my birthday celebration, feeling good about life. And then I saw it: a big envelope from Wellmark Blue Cross Blue Shield.

I knew what was NOT in the envelope: birthday greetings.

I knew what WAS in the envelope: my rate increase. With shaking hands, I tore open the envelope to relatively good news in this era of ‘affordable’ health insurance: my premiums are ‘only’ going up by…

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Obamacare is coming to a head.

Thanks to Marco Rubio, the so-called Affordable Health Care Act is set to implode due to sharply rising costs.

Dick Morris provides insight into this coming political issue in the video commentary above. This is good stuff.

It presents opportunity … and peril for conservatives. After listening, you will understand the stakes.

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I just got back from insurance agent. Ouch!

We reviewed my health insurance coverage. He said to brace myself for bad news. Health insurance premiums will be increasing in the double digits by the beginning of the year…

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In February, the new VA Secretary, Robert MacDonald, claimed the agency fired 60 people for lying about the bad service they were giving our vets.

Then the agency back pedaled and said it was only fourteen.

Now that documents are available, it looks like there were only three fired.

More spin.

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John Goodman of the National Center for Policy Analysis offers an alternative approach to Obamacare by rewarding people for purchasing health insurance, rather than penalizing them if they don’t…

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Conservatives stake out an old-fashioned position by saying you’ve got to go by the way the law is actually written.

Liberals, on the other hand, say you have to read between the lines, that legislation is a “living, breathing” collection of words that only the elite can properly interpret.

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