Tag Archive for Health Care

Obama to Address Joint Session of Congress

According to the Washington Post in an article posted 30 minutes ago, President Obama (I still like the sound of that) will address a joint session of Congress next Wednesday. His address will be about health care. No real details are yet available and according to the article, “Aides to lawmakers said that it was…

Health Care March on Campbell’s Office Draws Hundreds

I was unable to get over to today’s Health Care March in Newport Beach. Fortunately, Martin Wisckol over at the Register was and posted about it on Total Buzz. Health-care reformers rally in Newport Beach After two local town halls focusing on Democrats’ heath-care reform proposal attracted more opponents than backers, advocates for a public…

Royce Health Care Town Hall 2.0

Ed Royce held another local Town Hall meeting in Garden Grove on Saturday. Unlike his last one, this time Royce slapped down the Lyndon LaRouche supporter who carried a poster of President Obama with a Hitler moustache. “It’s not a Nazi health care policy, it’s a socialist health care policy,” Royce said. “The one thing Democrats…

Boycott Whole Foods Markets in Orange County

Time for Orange County liberals to shop an alternative to Whole Foods for natural and organic produce and products! Fortunately, our county is home to only two Whole Foods market, in Laguna Beach and in Tustin at the corner of Jamboree and Barranca Parkway, so few conscientious shoppers will be affected by a boycott. Here’s…

The Best Health Care in the World

Recently a commenter to another post here said we in the US have the best healthcare system in the world. Honestly, I’m not sure how to define that so I went looking for metrics to help. Here’s some of what I found. With the exception of the US, the nations listed here were chosen somewhat…

DNC Calls Out Mob Tactics at Townhalls in New Ad

The DNC has released this ad decrying the mob tactics of GOP operatives meant to intimidate Congress from passing meaningful health care reform. What strikes me about the joint insurance company/GOP strategy is that they are comparing Obama’s efforts to fix our broken health care system to Nazi concentration camps and simultaneously calling Democrats socialists…