The rest of congressional leadership, both Republicans and Democrats have directed their staffs to purchase health insurance on the Obamacare exchanges. Reid has decided not to issue such a directive. Some of his staff would prefer to keep their very generous federal worker healthcare plans. This staff helped create the the law, but no big deal.
Never buy a house from a builder who won’t live in a house he built.
The US Chamber says that McConnell is a “true conservative.”
I suppose, if securing a $3 billion earmark so that Senator Reid could declare victory (but oh so short lived) in the government shutdown is “conservative.”
I’d never heard of Mr. Sasse before I saw this video. You tell me if the supposed “conservative” leader of the Republicans in the Senate, Senator McConnell, should be opposing this guy.
This in an interesting take on why Reid moved when he did. From one of the best connected people in politics, Ron Paul. (He does have a son in the Senate.)
We it’s good to know that McConnell and Harry Reid can agree on at least one thing.
Peter Schweizer is on a warpath. A sort of conservative (I don’t think he would call himself a libertarian) Ralph Nader. Buy his book, Extortion.
Are corporations partnering with government going to kill the freedom and liberty we have all enjoyed on the Internet for years? Will CISPA and similar laws skew power toward the state, turning the wild and free net into a locked down digital commons. A prison yard even?
He wants a vote on his “Fed Transparency bill” which calls for an audit of the Federal Reserve.
The “train wreck” continues.