Mary Landrieu Magically Cares About Cost Control When It Might Help Millionaires

By: Monday December 28, 2009 12:00 pm

After working very hard to kill many progressive idea about how best to control health care costs, Mary Landrieu has found one she likes. Too bad it is the one that will most benefit millionaires: I can only support a bill if the Cadillac plans are taxed at the level they are in the Senate [...]

Obama Keeps One Promise To the Drug Lobbyists By Breaking Five Promises To The American People

By: Wednesday December 16, 2009 8:10 am

Last night, we witnessed the sad defeat of Dorgan’s drug re-importation amendment, which would have saved American consumers billions on their prescription drugs. Allowing Americans to buy cheaper drugs from Canada or Europe was one of Obama’s campaign promise on health care. Allowing drug re-importation was instrumental to a variety of campaign promise made by [...]

President Obama Tells Bald-Faced Lie About Health Care Reform Cost Control

By: Tuesday December 15, 2009 1:03 pm

After exiting a meeting with the Senate Democratic caucus, President Obama approached the microphone and proceeded to tell a bald-faced lie about health care reform: You talk to every health care economist out there, they will tell you that what ever ideas exist in terms of bending the cost curve and starting to reduce cost [...]