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Is Obamacare Responsible For The Decline In Patient Deaths?

The Washington Post | Posted 04.02.2015 | Business

The Affordable Care Act is “a major reason why we’ve seen 50,000 fewer preventable patient deaths in hospitals.” – President Obama, remarks o...

Jeffrey Young

These 5 Scary Obamacare Predictions Were Dead Wrong | Jeffrey Young | Posted 10.23.2014 | Business

Predicting the ways in which Obamacare would fail and ruin America has been something of a cottage industry for conservative politicians and talking h...

Republicans Don't Tell It Straight On Obamacare

Posted 02.06.2014 | Politics

By CALVIN WOODWARD, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON (AP) — New estimates that President Barack Obama's health care law will encourage millions of...

GOP Rep's Health Care Claims Fail Fact Check | Eugene Kiely | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

The following post first appeared on Rep. Louie Gohmert is wrong when he says a “poor guy out there making $14,000″ is “going ...

Jason Linkins

A Child's Garden Of Lies And Distortions About The Affordable Care Act | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.26.2012 | Politics

With the Affordable Care Act now before the Supreme Court, it's worth remembering that on March 21, 2010, conservative writer David Frum took to his FrumForum site and penned a piece titled "Waterloo," a lengthy lamentation on the passage of the act. But unlike many of his ideological brethren, Frum wasn't merely upset about a Democratic victory; he was angry that the GOP had followed a foolish legislative strategy that prized taking the Obama presidency out at the knees rather than working as the loyal opposition to craft what would be the best possible bill while the debate permitted it. But the Republicans weren't willing to do much in the way of deal-making and negotiating, so here we are.