Substitute, Substitute, Substitute, Where is the Real Food?

Companies change the foods so now nothing tastes as good as it did when I was young. (low fat Substitute, sea salt Substitute, sugar Substitute). This is all in the name of what is good for you like you can’t decide for yourself.  It is not uncommon for some of...

Tax Cuts, Cheaper Health Care: Really?

First a question, hasn’t been nice having Congress on vacation? They haven’t screwed anything up while they have been off celebrating the last big lie. Oh well on with the fuzzy math and spin. For the last year or so we have been hearing how 95% of...

Health Care/Insurance Reform, Consequences?

I’ve been sitting back watching the debacle of this so called reform bill and have been wondering what the consequences will be. I think we are starting to see the big sales job and a lot of intimidation from our government. I would like to think that Henry...

Health Care & Student Loan Reform?

I wonder why with all the controversy about the health care reform bill are they attaching student loan reform/government takeover to this health care bill. It seems to me that our politicians never miss a chance to get the extra mile/dollar out of  us.  I wonder what...

Presidents Health Care Reform Proposals

They White House has posted the Presidents plan for reform online at whitehouse.gov. I have been reading through the post this morning. This plan is just another version of the existing bills. As I read this document I am finding that the position of the...

Health Care Bill Still Looming

119 Congressmen have signed a petition to promote and pass a public option, the Democratic leadership is still pushing for reconciliation to move the bill to the Presidents desk for signature, the proposed bipartisan meeting scheduled by the President to discuss...

Washington’s View on Health Care

I have been watching the health care wars for sometime now and believe that we have an administration that is sending a mixed message to the American people. If you listen to the President and all the others telling you that we must do something to cut costs because...

Health Care Bill Controversy Continues

This is a comment from Mike, one of our readers. It is simply too well presented to appear in the comment section so I have decided to post it. This response is to comments made by another reader Bridgid. Bridgid is a regular reader of this blog and presents very well...

Health Care Reform, Where’s the Reform

I wonder what you think of the current progress towards health care reform. I think the health insurance companies are poised for record profits. I think the average citizen is poised to pay more in premium costs and much more in taxes and get less for it. According...