Monthly Archives: March 2012

Guardian Mary Silver: President Franklin D. Roosevelt- Fireside Chat on The Great Depression

Source: Guardian Mary Silver: President Franklin Roosevelt- Fireside Chat on The Great Depression The fact that President Franklin Roosevelt was speaking about a recession in America in 1938, is pretty good evidence that five years after becoming President of the United … Continue reading

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FRSFreeStates: “Can Obamacare be saved?”: What Progressives would do instead

  Can Obamacare be saved?. Some Democrats are looking at the possibility of the Individual Mandate. Being thrown out and the possibility of the broader Affordable Care Act being thrown out as well, as a victory. Because they see it … Continue reading

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FRSFreeStates: The Single-Payer Plan Reborn: The Death of the Individual Mandate would bring back Single Payer

  The single-payer plan reborn. For the United States to have a strong economy long term. We have to have and affordable Healthcare System. That costs around 10-12% of GDP, if not lower. Where we are in the same ballpark … Continue reading

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The Nation: Opinion- David Cole- Why President Obama’s Healthcare Law is Constitutional

The Nation: Opinion- David Cole- Why President Obama’s Healthcare Law Is Constitutional Fareed Zakaria, who’s a foreign affairs analyst for CNN, but who also host a Sunday talk show, Global Public Square, that does cover a lot of issues that … Continue reading

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FRSFreeStates: “Chairman Paul Ryan Gets 62 Percent of His Huge Budget Cuts from Programs for Lower-Income Americans”: How to Reform the Safety Net Instead

  Chairman Ryan Gets 62 Percent of His Huge Budget Cuts from Programs for Lower-Income Americans — Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. If Rep. Paul Ryan was serious about reforming the Safety Net. And making it more Cost Effective, … Continue reading

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FRSFreeStates: “Progressive Caucus Releases Sane “Budget For All,”: What Big Government Progressivism looks like

  Progressive Caucus Releases Sane “Budget For All,” Asking 1% to Pay Their Fair Share | AlterNet. Last year the Progressive Caucus released their Federal Budget plan. That had over 1T$ in Tax Hikes that would be used for new … Continue reading

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FRSFreeStates: Could the Supreme Court Find Medicaid and Medicare Unconstitutional?: Arguing Substance of Laws over Constitutionality

I have a hard time believing that even the John Roberts Supreme Court. Is going to rule that Medicaid and Medicare are Unconstitutional. There is the Welfare Clause in the US Constitution, that allows the Federal Government. To assist people … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion- Alex Pareene- Rick Santorum, “Liberal Penn State Punished Me For Being Conservative”: The Anti-Conservative Big Government Republican

Source: Salon: Opinion- Alex Pareene- Rick Santorum, “Liberal Penn State Punished Me For Being Conservative” If Rick Santorum is a Conservative, then Ron Paul is a Socialist and Ron Reagan was a Communist. Oh by the way I’m Santa Clause, right … Continue reading

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FRSFreeStates: “How the Right-Wing Brain Works and What That Means for Progressives”: The Differences between Conservatives, Liberals and Progressives

How the Right-Wing Brain Works and What That Means for Progressives | | AlterNet. If your not a Political Junky such as myself but your a voter. Who votes on a regular basis and follows the news. And are informed … Continue reading

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FRSFreeStates: What You Need to Know About Premium Support: Taking Freedom of Choice away from Senior Citizens

What You Need to Know About Premium Support — Center on Budget and Policy Priorities. The problem with Premium Support with Medicare the plan developed by Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Ron Wyden. A Republican and Democrat, is that it … Continue reading

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