Chris Jacobs is founder and CEO of Juniper Research Group, and author of the book, “The Case Against Single Payer.” He is on Twitter: @chrisjacobsHC. Previously he was a senior health policy analyst for the Texas Public Policy Foundation, a senior policy analyst in The Heritage Foundation’s Center for Health Policy Studies, and a senior policy analyst with the Joint Economic Committee’s Senate Republican staff. During the debate over the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, popularly known as Obamacare, Jacobs was a policy adviser for the House Republican Conference under then-Chairman Mike Pence. In the first two years of the law’s implementation, he was a health policy analyst for the Senate Republican Policy Committee. Jacobs got his start on Capitol Hill as an intern for then-Rep. Pat Toomey (R-Pa.). He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science and history from American University, where he is a part-time teacher of health policy. He currently resides in Washington, D.C.
Joe Biden’s plan could restrict access to coronavirus therapies in a way that becomes a matter of life and death for people as well as the economy.
Both taxpayers and the Constitution deserve better than the latest plan from Nancy Pelosi and the Democrats to put Obamacare on steroids.
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The Obamacare ‘enhancement’ act shows how much Nancy Pelosi and her fellow Democrats don’t care about fiscal responsibility or protecting America’s seniors.
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Try as he might, Armstrong can’t dissociate himself from his stratospheric rise to make his fall seem less dramatic and his deception less extreme.
The reopening of America’s best-known theme parks might signal a return to normalcy, but safety precautions will no doubt deter would-be vacationers.
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The shot—the last Michael Jordan would ever take as a member of the Bulls franchise—proved controversial, both then and now.
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Conservatives should demand more than the soft bigotry of low expectations that Republican lawmakers’ miserable track record on spending has led them to expect.
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