Get ready. The national news media is going to have an apoplectic, emotional fit when Ron Paul does better than expected in the January 3, 2012 Iowa Caucus. The first event of the GOP contest is now only 15 days and counting. In today’s Public Policy Poll, Ron Paul has taken the lead. Public Policy […]
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Mitt Romney went into last Saturday night’s debate with a number of things on his mind. Yes, he had to take it to Newt Gingrich. He had to be prepared to answer the flip flops. There was the delicate high wire act on religion. And finally, there was the need to keep shaking that image […]
12-9-11 Update and Correction to this post – We received a call today from Kate Richey of the OK Policy Institute, offering to correct some of the information in the post below, for which we are grateful. Prior to this morning, information on who called this meeting was not exactly forthcoming. Item #1- The OK […]
Here’s a copy of my letter to the Bartlesville Examiner tonight on the topic of Health Care Reform (aka ObamaCare). Perhaps you could write a letter of your own to your local paper. A good friend of mine said recently; “The … Continue reading →
We need to remove the vital elements that have laid the groundwork for single-provider / single-payer “universal health care” in Oklahoma. That means TERMINATING the OHIET Trust (or violation of free enterprise and privacy – a veritable cartel, if you will), return all federal grants for health insurance exchanges, and get out of the Medicaid program. Medicaid (for low income) is a VOLUNTARY program which is being massively expanded to implement the health care law. Getting Oklahoma out of Medicaid is the only way out of implementing the law. Let’s return to fiscal sanity in Oklahoma please! Oh and shhhhh don’t tell anyone but this would contribute significantly to fixing such problems as exploding debt and illegal immigration.
The state of Oklahoma is busy implementing the provisions of “Obama Care”, while appearing to oppose “Obama Care”. Must be politics as usual in Oklahoma. Below is this writer’s letter to the editor on the subject of health care reform. Perhaps you could write a letter of your own to your local paper. Now’s the […]
OK-SAFE, Inc. – The fifth and final meeting of the joint legislative committee to examine the effects of the federal health care reform law (Affordable Care Act, aka “ObamaCare”, etc.) on Oklahoma will be held in the House Chambers on Tuesday, November 15, 2011. Every Oklahoman with concerns about the implementation of health insurance exchanges […]
Amanda Teegarden (OK-SAFE) gives the joint committee seven recommendations which we hope will be heeded by ALL of our elected officials and representatives who are charged with the public trust in any way, shape, form, or fashion.