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April 24, 2013

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OPPOSE GAY SCOUTMASTERS Aside from being annoying, the recommendation of top Boy Scouts of America officials to allow gay boys to become members fulfills the basic mission for all boys. The basic mission of the Boy Scouts is to help young boys become upstanding adult men. Gay boys were Boy Scouts when I was a […]

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April 16, 2013

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MEDICAID EXPANSION OPPONENTS PIT POLITICS OVER PEOPLE The third anniversary of the signing of President Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, also known as “Obamacare,” was recognized last month with the usual debate over its costs and benefits, and impact on the federal deficit and state budgets. GOP opponents have objected to the law, […]

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April 7, 2013

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SINGLE-PAYER HEALTH CARE WORKS Linda Gorman of the Independence Institute states, among other things, that Europe and Canada single-payer health care systems “eliminate treatment and physician choices.” This is one of the most widespread examples of misinformation in the health care debate and is just not true. It is the private insurance system in the […]