Tuesday, August 11, 2009

News Updates, 8/11

Christ-centered health care reform
...We know that the starting point for all aspects of any health care package has to be respect for the dignity of the human person.

Marx in the operating room: The death panels were formed long ago

Belmont Abbey College in hot water for daring not to pay for contraception
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, in its great wisdom, has determined that Belmont Abbey College discriminated against women when it changed a policy that had previously allowed women to have oral contraception covered by the College's medical plan.

Other Issues

The Unexpected Socialist Coalition - Leftist and Corporate Elites (Alan Keyes)
Those who are opposed to Obama's totalitarian government takeover of the health care system should be wary of thinking that the tussle over it is a struggle between leftists who favor socialism and pro-Big Business proponents of the private sector economy. They'll get a better idea of the truth from an CSMonitor.com article (Burdened by healthcare costs, US businesses seek a shift) that appeared back in February, 2007...

Dirty Secret No. 1 in Obamacare
Dirty secret No. 1 in Obamacare is about the government's coming into homes and usurping parental rights over child care and development. It's outlined in sections 440 and 1904 of the House bill (Page 838), under the heading "home visitation programs for families with young children and families expecting children." The programs (provided via grants to states) would educate parents on child behavior and parenting skills...

Um, who’s bought and paid for by the drug lobby?
We’ve endured a week’s worth of Democrat demagoguery about how opponents of Obamacare are nothing but corporate shills for evil health care corporations (Pelosi: “villains!”; Gibbs questioning motives) Well, I’ve pointed out the corporate funding of the health care czar and AG Eric Holder...

Spitzer to Failed Regulators: "Do Your Job"
Don't Go to Lunch with Investment Bankers

Obamacare, page 838: 'Home visitation programs for families with young children and families expecting children'

Government Web-Tracking Plan Stirs Privacy Fears

Watchdog says bad assets still threaten banks

AARP Faces Backlash From Seniors Over Health Care Reform Stance
Elected officials aren't the only ones facing frustrated, angry crowds at health care town hall meetings.

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