Monthly Archives: September 2010

Tomorrow’s forecast: more failing schools

Howard Rich on the state of American education: Currently, more than 1.2 million students drop out of school each year. Seventy percent of eighth-graders cannot read at grade level. America’s standardized test scores are falling further behind the rest of … Continue reading

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More Americans to lose health coverage because of Obamacare

The Wall Street Journal reports: McDonald’s Corp. has warned federal regulators that it could drop its health insurance plan for nearly 30,000 hourly restaurant workers unless regulators waive a new requirement of the U.S. health overhaul. The move is one … Continue reading

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The blatant lies behind Obamacare

Harvard Pilgrim Health Care has notified customers that it will drop its Medicare Advantage health insurance program at the end of the year, forcing 22,000 senior citizens in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine to seek alternative supplemental coverage. The decision … Continue reading

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New "rights" from the Left

Nancy Pelosi: What the Democrats in the Congress have said is that we have passed legislation to make health care in our country — affordable, quality health care in our country — a right, not a privilege. Which is to … Continue reading

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"Great question"

CHRIS MATTHEWS, HOST: You know, a great question, Charles, that wasn’t on my list to ask but I’m going to ask you because you seem like a sophisticated guy of many parts. You think business can sit on those billions … Continue reading

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"He keeps telling this story. It keeps being untrue."

Ramesh Ponnuru: From Obama’s Rolling Stone interview: I still remember going over to the Republican caucus to meet with them and present our ideas, and to solicit ideas from them before we presented the final package. And on the way … Continue reading

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The buck stops with Bush – Fact checking Obama

Steven Moore: During a recent press conference, President Obama blamed George W. Bush for the nation’s fiscal condition. “When I walked in,” he declared, “wrapped in a nice bow was a $1.3 trillion deficit sitting right there on my doorstep.” … Continue reading

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