Archive for March, 2010

Abortion and Health Care Reform: Q & A

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010 by Al Lewis (alewis)

What Will Be the Law of the Land:
 
A requirement that anyone who wishes to be covered for a potential abortion AND who is receiving federally subsidized health insurance must pay for that coverage separately with their own money.
 
How Much Coverage Will Cost:
 
In a nutshell, very little. 
 
It is likely that insurance companies will make people sign up for perhaps [...]

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$1.5 Billion in Cash for the Working Class…at No Cost to Taxpayers

Monday, March 8th, 2010 by Al Lewis (alewis)

The federal government excels at throwing money at problems, no surprise given decades of practice.  They don’t need my help with that, which is why these posts always propose solving problems without throwing money at them. 
Today we tackle the “Tax Refund Anticipation Loan,” a total rip-off even as compared to the rest of the [...]

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