socialized medicine

Maher: Reagan Was The Original Teabagger

During his New Rules segment this Friday evening, Bill Maher wrapped things up by taking both Bob Dole and President Obama to task for their praise of the one who shall never be spoken badly about in Republican circles, St. Ronnie Reagan.

Socialism: A GOP Plan Signed By Obama

Calling ObamaCare “socialized medicine” truly lowers the standards on what could be considered socialized medicine. It’s like calling paved roads “government overreach”; a stop light a “government takeover of your commute”; or a

Ron Paul Rewrites The History Of Healthcare

Ron Paul does a great job in these debates painting himself as the kindly old country doctor who remembers better times, when health care was available to all and didn't cost very much. Maybe costs were less because leeches were cheaper back

Right-Wing Medical Paranoia Over Cuban Health System

There's always a nugget or two in these Wikileaks cables. Nothing earthshaking, but a window into how things work. If you thought the health care debate was something conjured up after Obama's election, think again. From a June, 2006 cable about