Friday, October 17, 2014

Health Care

Econ Comments & Analysis                                                                                            
Forbes | Now There Can Be No Doubt: Obamacare Will Increase The Deficit
This was no casual, throw-away campaign promise. The pledge was made on September 9, 2009 in his health speech before a joint session of Congress.

The Daily Signal | Here’s Why Budget Cuts Have Nothing to Do With Developing an Ebola Vaccine
Some government health officials have joined Democrats in blaming the lack of an Ebola vaccine on budget cuts orchestrated by Republicans. However, more federal funding likely would not have led to creation of a vaccine to combat the deadly disease, since pharmaceutical companies had little incentive to do so.