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We Still Don’t Know What’s in It

Bill McGurn helps highlight two defects in ObamaCare — its uncertainty and its potential to bully the American people. They come together in the provision for an individual mandate, something Obama ran...

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America Is Not on Autopilot

David Brooks surveys the American scene and finds the future bright — a population boom to produce young  workers, immigration to attract skilled workers, a dynamic economy to satisfy the world’s...

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ObamaCare Bedevils Romney

Mitt Romney is the most experienced presidential candidate of the 2012 aspirants, having slogged through the 2008 primary and pre-primary campaigns. He has written a book and developed an easier, less...

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Christie Targets Public-Employee Unions

George Will, like a lot of us, is impressed with Chris Christie. He won the gubernatorial race in one of the Bluest states and is now governing like a tough fiscal conservative. Will explains: He...

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Rubber-Stamping Obama’s Agenda Can Be Hazardous to Democrats

This report on the prospects for Republicans’ gains in the House in suburban districts features my home district, the 11th in northern Virginia. Represented for years by moderate Republican Tom Davis,...

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Obama’s Reality Gap

Morton Kondracke writes: From BP to banks, health insurance companies to special interest lobbyists, Obama & Co. pass up no opportunity to slash and bash — except when they are asking for industry...

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Misinformation, Disinformation, and ObamaCare

In a recent story in the New York Times, we learned this: When Congress required most Americans to obtain health insurance or pay a penalty, Democrats denied that they were creating a new tax. But in...

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The Incredibly Unpopular Individual Mandate

It doesn’t have the force of law, but this is a telling rebuke of the president: Missouri voters on Tuesday overwhelmingly rejected a key provision of President Barack Obama’s health care law, sending...

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ObamaCare, Missouri, and the Coming Inflection Point

What happened in Missouri yesterday is quite remarkable. By nearly a 3-to-1 margin, voters rejected a key provision of President Obama’s health-care law. More than 70 percent of Missouri voters backed...

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ObamaCare Bending Up the Cost Curve

During his press conference on Friday, Jake Tapper, ABC’s excellent senior White House correspondent, asked President Obama about a new CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) report that...

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Democratic Governor Dissects ObamaCare

Tennessee Gov. Philip Bredesen in an op-ed today explains: Our federal deficit is already at unsustainable levels, and most Americans understand that we can ill afford another entitlement program that...

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Finding Out What Is in ObamaCare

Obama said he is only interested in tweaking ObamaCare. But what if it doesn’t do what it’s supposed to do? What if employers start dumping people from their existing health care, premiums go up, and...

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Flotsam and Jetsam

Could the 2012 GOP presidential primary start closer to 2012? “Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney is letting donors know it’ll be a while before he looks to 2012 — and that any presidential campaign...

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Federal Judge Rules ObamaCare Provision Unconstitutional

A Virginia federal judge has ruled that a key provision of ObamaCare is unconstitutional. “U.S. District Court Judge Henry E. Hudson found that Congress could not order individuals to buy health...

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ObamaCare and Political Insanity

According to the New York Times: Soon after the 112th Congress convenes Wednesday, Republicans in the House plan to make good on a campaign promise that helped vault many new members to victory: voting...

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ObamaCare Continues to Unravel

According to the AP, two of the central promises of President Barack Obama’s health-care overhaul law are unlikely to be fulfilled, Medicare’s independent economic expert told Congress today. The...

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G’town Keeping Policy on Birth Control

Georgetown University’s student insurance program came under fire a few months ago during an unofficial congressional hearing after student and activist Sandra Fluke criticized its lack of birth...

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ACA? ObamaCare Not So Affordable

As some pollsters and late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel have proved, ordinary Americans don’t like ObamaCare but they like the idea of an Affordable Care Act, especially if they don’t know the two are...

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ObamaCare Has Another Bad Week

The issue on which President Obama is currently fixated on silencing dissent (the debate is “over”) is ObamaCare. This is understandable: the public still hates the law, and for good reason. Obama’s...

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Harvard Profs Discover Joys of ObamaCare

Liberal academics have always been among those who have been the most ardent supporters of ObamaCare. But the Harvard faculty is now discovering the joys of ObamaCare and, as the New York Times...

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