Tag Archive for Affordable Care Act

Under Obama Federal Spending has increased less than all administrations since Eisenhower

President Barack Obama - Betting on America

A Facebook friend forwarded this article yesterday from Forbes Magazine written by Rick Unger back in May. The headline in caught my attention. Who Is The Smallest Government Spender Since Eisenhower? Would You Believe It’s Barack Obama? I thought; this is just to good to pass up. I was right. While TEA Partiers, Congressional Republicans, and presidential…

OC Supes Take a $10 Million Pass On Health Education Grant

OC Supervisors Moorlach and Bates - Photo: Chris Prevatt

On Tuesday the Orange County Board of Supervisors placed politics before sound policy and took the unusual step of rejecting a request from the Orange County Health Care Agency to apply for $10 million in federal grant funding to provide health education targeting the reduction in county obesity and smoking rates. The grant funds were…