Health Insurance on Townhall

Heather Ginsberg - Wed Sep 25

In his press conference today, the White House press secretary Jay Carney said he would sign up for insurance under Obamacare- but only if he found himself without coverage. ... more

Kate Andrews - Wed Aug 21

UPS has become yet another poster-child for the ill-intended effects of Obamacare. ... more

John C. Goodman - Sat Apr 20

The best way to understand the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) is to realize that it confers large benefits on some people and imposes large costs on others. ... more

Ben Shapiro - Wed Apr 10

For decades, members of the left have insisted that the right is fighting a war on science. But when it comes to the issues of abortion and homosexuality, it is the left that fights a consistent and ridiculous war with reality. ... more

John C. Goodman - Sat Mar 30

Over the next 10 years health reform will impose upon us about $1 trillion in new taxes and it will take another $716 billion out of Medicare, imperiling access to care for the elderly and the disabled according to Medicare's Office of the Actuaries. ... more

Katie Pavlich - Tue Mar 5

Donald Lambro - Wed Feb 20

Brace yourselves for higher medical insurance costs that will hit young and old alike as a result of President Obama's nationalized health-care mandates. ... more

Ken Connor - Wed Dec 5

A majority of the world's nations employ some kind of single-payer, government-run health care system, and they don't have "death panels." Or do they? ... more

Michelle Malkin - Fri Nov 16

Exactly two years ago this week, the Obama administration announced it had issued more than 100 waivers en masse to a select group of companies, unions and other health insurance providers seeking relief from the onerous federal health care law. ... more

America - Tue Nov 13

Small business owner reveals how Obamacare will force major layoffs. ... more

John C. Goodman - Sat Oct 20

Have you noticed that The New York Times editorial page is becoming increasingly strident, increasingly emotional and increasingly irrational? ... more

Political Calculations - Sat Oct 20

Unfortunately for Americans, the ObamaCare job killing spree will only continue and get worse. The reason why has to do with a penalty tax that will be imposed upon all U.S. employers with 50 or more employees who currently provide their employees with what would be considered to be an "average" health insurance coverage plan today. ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Sep 12

Sandra Fluke's claim to fame, aside from provoking Rush Limbaugh's misogynistic ire, is that she chose to attend Georgetown Law School, knowing full well that the Catholic university's student health plan did not cover birth control, and then demanded that the policy be changed, under force of law, as a matter of "reproductive justice." ... more

Thomas Sowell - Tue Aug 28

Insurance is all about risk. Yet neither insurance companies nor their policy-holders can do anything about one of the biggest risks -- namely, interference by politicians, to turn insurance into something other than a device to deal with risk. ... more

Ed Feulner - Sat May 19

It has been more than three years since the U.S. Senate last passed a budget. The last time Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid fulfilled his legal responsibility, Conan was still on NBC, Tea Parties hadn’t come together, and the iPad hadn’t yet been introduced. ... more

Jeffrey Singer - Fri May 4

A major justification by President Obama for the individual mandate in the Affordable Care Act, which requires everyone to buy health insurance, is that every time an uninsured patient receives care in an emergency room, doctors and hospitals shift the cost to those of us who have insurance. But the impact of such cost shifting is vastly overblown and government, through the legislation, makes the problem worse, not better. ... more