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Medicare for all is a trap

Medicare for all is a trap

“Candidates who can’t win this debate should find another line of work, and a party that ends up on the wrong side of it could forfeit a winnable presidential campaign in 2020.”

February 24, 2019 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The case for Universal Medicare

The case for Universal Medicare

You might ask why neither Democrat or Republican Congressmen appear the least interested in a universal single-payer healthcare system, as exists in all the other developed countries.

August 2, 2017 | Posted in Opinion | Read More »

The end of Medicare?

The end of Medicare?

Medicare is being ground down by groups that see opportunities for enormous new profits and power, and will not stop until they to get them.

February 5, 2017 | Posted in Key Health, Opinion, Top Box | Read More »

Liberals hate the middle class

Liberals hate the middle class

The middle class is in trouble. This, of course, we have heard from both parties ad nauseam.

December 15, 2014 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

Demagoguery, foolishness and hard reality

Demagoguery, foolishness and hard reality

Forget the dog, the woman, the place of birth, now each side is accusing the other of killing Medicare.

August 26, 2012 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

Obama’s deceptive and cynical proposals

Obama’s deceptive and cynical proposals

The 2013 budget is now revealed to us. It is a masterpiece of deceptive budgeting and cynical politics. Liberals can relax; the spending goes on. Future generations look out; we are still using your credit card.

February 18, 2012 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

Looking for a scapegoat

Looking for a scapegoat

President Obama is switching his strategy. Blaming the weather, European debt, the Arab Spring, the Republican minority in Washington, and various acts of God got tiresome before it became very effective

October 20, 2011 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

Seemed like a good idea at the time

Seemed like a good idea at the time

There’s a story about a young Texas cowboy who, while celebrating one night, took off all his cloths and jumped into a cactus patch. Later, while being treated at the hospital, a doctor asked him why he had done such a thing, “I don’t remember,” the cowboy told him, “but I’m sure it seemed like a good idea at the time.” According to partisan and nonpartisan observers alike

August 4, 2011 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »

S&P downgrades Obama’s speech

S&P downgrades Obama’s speech

The Obama administration seemed jolted by a Reuters news item Monday morning: “Standard & Poor’s on Monday downgraded the outlook for the United States to negative, saying it believes there’s a risk U.S. policymakers may not reach agreement on how to address the country’s long-term fiscal pressures. The timing of S&P’s announcement was unwelcome for the White House, coming just as President Obama tried to regain the initiative on the deficit debate in Washington.” Reuters’ view that this news was unwelcome

April 23, 2011 | Posted in Opinion, Tom Burgum | Read More »