Tag Archives: Health Care Insurance

ObamaCare : Nothing was lost, but much was gained so why does Kline want to repeal it

The recent announcement that PreferredOne was not going to participate in the MNsure program brought the expected bashing by those opposed to the Affordable Care Act. Then there was the announcement of the expected rates changes … which brought the expected questioning of the overall rate change and bashing of the program. Let’s ignore those […]


Should PreferredOne Been Booted Off MNsure ?

The news that low-cost provider PreferredOne was pulling itself out of the MNsure exchange has caused some degree of concern for some shoppers. But should it ? Think of PreferredOne as you would think of other consumer products … after all, that’s what they are … they just provide a “menu” of services that are […]


MN02 Constituents Respond to Kline Obamacare Press Release

Minnesota’s Second District Congressman John Kline issued a press release last week, “Today the House passed legislation to allow hard-working Minnesotans to keep the health plans they like, providing workers and small businesses more affordable health care options. I urge the Senate to support the legislation without delay.” For those keeping count that is notch […]


Kline Misses Hearing as Doctor Talks About the Real Fear of ObamaCare

Today, the Education and the Workforce Committee subcommittee held a field hearing on the harmful “Effects of the President’s Health Care Law”. Chairman John Kline’s presence was not noted … which is too bad because there was some good medical advice offered … especially when John Kline is so concerned about “putting bureaucrats between Americans […]


Paulsen asks : How many more students have to die?

Did you read Erik Paulsen’s OpEd : How many more students have to die ? The answer, Representative Paulsen suggests is approval (by blaming the government) and not in affordability and availability (which the government can do something about … but will Representative Paulsen?) Let’s get a little background from Representative Paulsen’s blog post : […]


Kline Tweets Campaign Strategy

IF a picture is worth a thousand words, then a tweet containing a photo must be worth a thousand votes … or so, John Kline must hope. Reading the President's health care law (then a bill) w/ @MicheleBachmann in November, 2009. #ThrowbackThursday pic.twitter.com/oe4YXU6H8q — John Kline (@repjohnkline) July 3, 2014 The Kline Campaign Strategy is […]


Fact Checking : Obermueller’s Dance Party Video

ABC The Note has the story : “DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE IMAGINES INSURANCE EXEC DANCE PARTY OVER OBAMACARE REPEAL IN NEW AD” “ ‘Insurance executives” boisterously dance on tables, guzzle Champagne and throw bills in the air as a Democrat running in a competitive House race imagines how the industry would react to a repeal of the […]