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Sarah Murnaghan Lung Transplant Fight A Preview Of Obamacare?

Sarah Murnaghan Lung Transplant Fight A Preview Of Obamacare?

What do Sarah Murnaghan and Obamacare have to do with each other? If some political commentators are correct, the Sarah Murnaghan lung transplant saga might be a preview of Obamacare. The Sarah Murnaghan lung transplant fight began with a 10-year-old girl with end stage cystic fibrosis. Sarah Murnaghan desperately needed a lung transplant in order to survive, but the… Read more »

State Department Allegations Called ‘Baseless’ By US Ambassador

State Department

A US ambassador has responded to a recent spate of State Department allegations from a leaked internal memo, calling them “baseless” and “devastating.” As we reported earlier, an internal State Department memo leaked to the press shows that it’s not just high-level American privacy and press scandals the administration is coping with. They’re also apparently… Read more »

Obamacare Blamed For High US Unemployment Rate, Slow Wage Growth

Obamacare Blamed For High US Unemployment Rate, Slow Wage Growth

Obamacare is being blamed for the continuing high US unemployment rate by some economists. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Obamacare and the May jobs report on the US unemployment rate are being discussed by economists. The US labor market is said to be weak and the US unemployment rate is 7.6 percent. Back in… Read more »

Obama Administration To End Plan B Age Restriction

Plan B age restriction to end

The Obama administration has decided to drop its appeal to enforce an age restriction on the sale of Plan B One-Step contraceptive pills. The decision means that any girl or woman, regardless of her age, will be able to buy Plan B without a prescription. In a letter to US District Judge Edward R. Korman,… Read more »

DHS Office Can Seize Your Electronics Based On A Hunch

DHS Office Can Seize Your Laptop Based On A Hunch

It has been revealed that the DHS office, or Department of Homeland Security, has written a report on the practice of seizing electronics like laptops from individuals crossing the US border. The report has concluded that “intuition and hunch” to be justification enough for such practices. New laws signed by Bush in 2008 were among… Read more »

John McCain On Women In Military: ‘Steer Clear For Now’

John McCain women military

Arizona Senator John McCain thinks women should avoid military service until rampant sexual abuse and other such conduct problems are solved meaningfully. “Just last night, a woman came to me and said her daughter wanted to join the military and could I give my unqualified support for her doing so. I could not,” said McCain… Read more »