A Gift to Soldiers from Author Stepehen King

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Will Private Health Insurance Survive ObamaCare?

The health care bills now pending in congress require insurance companies to cover people with pre-existing conditions.   In the industry this is called “guaranteed issue.” To a large extent guaranteed issue is already in effect.  A 1996 federal law, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), requires guaranteed issue for employee groups.  Several states […]

Baucus Cynically Shrugs Off a Senator’s Duty

For those unfamiliar with the arcane customs of the Senate, any Senator can ask that the Senate take some action, such as amending a bill by “unanimous consent.”  The presiding Chairman asks if there are any objections. If no Senator voices objection, the amendment passes.  If one or more Senators object, indicating consent is not […]