In Case You Missed It...

Obama’s Global Tax Raid

May 06, 2009 — In Case You Missed It...

President Obama revealed Monday that he's half a supply-sider. If only someone could explain to him the other half. We have a tax code, the President said, "that says you ...

CQ: Conservative Democrat Says No to Government-Run Health Insurance

May 01, 2009 — In Case You Missed It...

Sen. Ben Nelson said Thursday that he will oppose the creation of a government-run health insurance plan as part of a health care overhaul, contrary to the position held by many of his fellow Democrats.Nelson, D-Neb., said he may try to assemble a coalition of like-minded centrists opposed to the creation of a public plan, as a counterweight ...

Reforming Health Care

April 27, 2009 — In Case You Missed It...

"For liberals, labor unions and others pushing to make health care available to all Americans, however, the fixation on a public plan is bizarre and ...

WSJ: When Doctors Opt Out

April 17, 2009 — In Case You Missed It...

Here's something that has gotten lost in the drive to institute universal health insurance: Health insurance doesn't automatically lead to health care. And with more and more doctors dropping out of one insurance plan or another, especially government plans, there is no guarantee that you will be able to see a physician no matter what coverage you have.

Boustany Speaks Out on Energy Credits

April 15, 2009 — In Case You Missed It...

Louisiana and other oil and gas producing states stand to lose tens of thousands of jobs if President Barack Obama's budget, which calls for the repeal of energy tax credits, is ...

Camp-CBO Exchange on Cap-and-Tax Proposal

March 26, 2009 — In Case You Missed It...

Q: Higher energy prices? Yes.Q: Any goods not rise in price? Unlikely.Q: Drag on economy that reduces income and payroll receipts by 25%? Yes.Washington D.C. – The Ways & Means Committee held a hearing today on addressing price volatility in climate change legislation.  Ranking Member Dave Camp (R-MI) and Congressional Budget Office ...

Industry, Labor Groups Urge Panel to Reject Cap and Trade

March 25, 2009 — In Case You Missed It...

By Terry KivlanUnion and business group officials on Tuesday warned a House panel againstapproving a cap-and-trade program to reduce greenhouse gases that couldfurther undermine the international competitiveness of therecession-damaged manufacturing sector in the U.S."We have to make sure we do not put another nail in the coffin of ...