“It is very important to ask and it is reasonable to ask: could there potentially be political implications regarding health care, access to health care, denial of health care,” Bachmann said.
Nevada Senator says he’ll oppose $440 million appropriation for new IRS agents until he sees improvement in agency’s behavior.
Politico reported on Wednesday that talks have taken place to possibly exempt members of Congress from the mandated health care exchange.
The Help Sick Americans Now Act would transfer funds away from the health care reform law.
The proposal was offered by Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) as an amendment to the current Senate budget proposal.
The Republican vice presidential nominee took aim at the law’s contraception mandate, which has riled religious conservatives for months.
President Obama embraced the Republican term for his healthcare law, Obamacare, taking the nickname instead to indicate that the president pushed forward the legislation because of the fact he cares about the health of Americans. “I think we need to keep moving forward with the new healthcare law. It is cutting costs, it is covering [...]
IRS Commissioner Douglas Shulman told House lawmakers today not to fret about how his agency will enforce the individual mandate within President Obama’s healthcare law.
The government’s lawyer in the Affordable Care Act, Solicitor General Donald Verrilli, said in his first public appearance since the Supreme Court’s ruling that the public is right to hold him to a high standard and scrutinize his actions. [audio:http://trns.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/07/20120711VerilliRightToCritique.mp3|titles=20120711VerilliRightToCritique]
Solicitor General Donald Verrilli may be a celebrity in the eyes of judicial enthusiasts for his successful defense of President Obama’s health care law, but don’t count on him making headlines anytime soon.