Christopher Jacobs
Christopher Jacobs
Christopher Jacobs

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.

With Alex Trebek, We Say Goodbye To An Era In Television

Because he made them feel at home, Americans welcomed Alex Trebek into their homes, night after night, for good-natured entertainment.

Democrats Hold People With Pre-Existing Conditions Hostage To Get Socialized Medicine, And Republicans Should Stop Playing Along

If people could own and control their own health coverage throughout their working lives, most people wouldn’t face concerns about pre-existing conditions.

‘Supermarket Sweep’ Remake Is Losing Its Coherence In Flash

While remaining true to the show’s original premise, its tone and tempo vary significantly from the ‘Supermarket Sweep’ of a generation ago.

Democrats Considering ‘Squeegee Insurance’ That Automatically Enrolls You Then Bills You On Tax Day

In many ways, Biden’s proposed default coverage represents a greater intrusion into the lives of Americans than Obamacare’s individual mandate.

Leftist Propaganda Resurfaces In Smithsonian’s Inaccurate ‘American History’ Display On Feminism

Especially given the amount of federal taxpayer dollars at work, the American people deserve accuracy and impartial non-bias from Smithsonian museums.

Reboot Of ‘The Weakest Link’ Is The Wrong Show At The Wrong Time

If Americans want to see people trying to look intelligent while arguing, cable news already provides numerous showcases of Smart People Behaving Badly.

Joe Biden Echoes Barack Obama’s Lie Of The Year: If You Like Your Employer-Provided Health Insurance, You Can Keep It

Reassuring and rosy campaign rhetoric aside, Biden’s health care plan could very well lead to the elimination of private health insurance.

Why ‘The Simpsons’ Shouldn’t Hire Voice Actors Based On Their Race

If only ‘lived experience’ qualifies an individual for a role, then no one ever has the right to portray anyone else, because no two people have ever had the exact same lived experiences.

Why Doesn’t Anyone Ask Joe Biden Why He’s Dodging Obamacare Taxes?

Reporters should dig into Biden’s tax returns for one reason: Biden claims to support Obamacare — but has consistently avoided paying Obamacare taxes.

No, Trump Shouldn’t Hand Out $200 Prescription Cards Like Obama Would

Both Obama and Trump view policy through the prism of using other people’s money to win votes — something that is antithetical to conservative principles.

Why Joe Biden Will Resurrect The Obamacare Individual Mandate If He’s Elected

Biden needs to answer what he intends to do about Obamacare’s individual mandate — or millions of Americans could wind up paying a tax before they know it.

In New Documentary, Watch The Hair-Raising Fight To Save Notre Dame From Flames

The heroic efforts of the first responders to the Notre Dame blaze nearly 18 months ago provide us a reason for hope and the possibility of renewal.

With Michael Jordan Buying A NASCAR Team, Stock Car Racing Expands Its Audience

Jordan’s name can attract new sponsors and level the financial playing field. But will his team be able to make Wallace a regular contender?

Census Report Shows How Jaw-Dropping Trump’s Economy Was Before Shutdowns

The amazing strength of the data in that report show what the American economy, and American workers, can achieve—if given the right policy environment and opportunities.

‘Jeopardy!’ And ‘Wheel Of Fortune’ Resume, Signaling A Post-Virus Return To Normalcy For Game Shows

With ‘Jeopardy!’ and ‘Wheel of Fortune’ back on the air, one corner of the entertainment world has returned to something approaching normalcy.

Can The Kansas City Chiefs’ Fast-Break Offense Break The NFL Mold?

If the Chiefs can blitzkrieg opponents as they did in the playoffs last year, they may find themselves on their way to changing the game of football.

Did Trump’s Evictions Ban Give Democrats Leverage To Shut Down The Economy Again?

If courts do uphold this order, Joe Biden could use the Public Health Service Act to impose his own unilateral agenda, just as President Trump has done.

Bobby Kennedy Calmed Down A Mob. Joe Biden Tweets

Real leadership requires foresight. So why didn’t Biden anticipate the hostile scenes in Washington, D.C., Thursday evening, and attempt to stop the mob?

The One Glaring Question No One Has Asked Joe Biden But Should

With the questions about Joe Biden’s health, the American people have a right to know whether he only plans to serve one term as president if he wins.

Democrats’ Only Disagreement About Bureaucrat-Run Medicine Is How To Get There

The left’s fratricidal squabbles are mostly theater. Their ultimate goal remains clear — as does the harm single-payer would do to the health care system.