The Individual Mandate is a Tax on the Working Class. Get Rid of It

“Here’s the concern. If you haven’t made it affordable, how are you going to enforce a mandate. If a mandate was a solution, we could try that to solve homelessness by mandating everybody buy a house. The reason they don’t have a house is that they don’t have the money.” – Barack Obama in 2008.…
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Tax Season is Bringing Out the Worst in Obamacare

April 15—Tax Day—was already bad enough. Not only is it an utter hassle to figure out an increasingly complex tax code, it’s a painful reminder of how big the federal government has become. But this year it’s set to get worse and it’s all due to Obamacare. First, there is the rash of new forms.…
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The Individual Mandate Should Join Employer Mandate on the Obamacare Trash Heap

Over the past several weeks Democrats have become increasingly vocal about their concerns on Obamacare’s implementation problems. The latest was California’s Insurance Commissioner, Democrat David Jones, who is charged with implementing Obamacare in the Golden State, which has been one of the law’s biggest champions. He’s concerned that the way the exchanges are structured could…
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Democrats' Derision Reveals the Weakness of Their Obamacare Case

In just a few hours the Supreme Court will begin to hear oral arguments on Obamacare – likely one of the most consequential cases of our lifetimes. The outcome could literally decide the limits (or lack thereof) of the federal government’s power. While conservatives are honestly pondering the constitutional challenges that the law is likely…
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