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Americans at Risk of Disease from Unscreened Migrants
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Americans at Risk of Disease from Unscreened Migrants

Since 2005, Americans have been warned about microscopic border crossers carried in with refugees and illegal immigrants, bringing diseases previously eradicated or rarely seen here. When not simply ignored by media and health officials, physicians and others sounding the alarm have been attacked as xenophobes. Now we’re seeing these prescient predictions come true, most prominently […]

Caution: AMA Ponders Calling Health Care a Right
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Caution: AMA Ponders Calling Health Care a Right

The idea that healthcare is a right might sound kind and compassionate, but in reality it is self-serving to those who would profit from Big Government in medicine—either by winning elections or reaping the financial benefits of the massive programs it demands. The American Medical Association (AMA) considered Resolution 007, […]

Trump Needs to Drain the “Healthcare” Swamp
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Trump Needs to Drain the “Healthcare” Swamp

In his Feb 28 address to the Joint Session of Congress, President Trump called the Affordable Care Act (ACA, or “ObamaCare”) an “imploding disaster.” His references to soaring premiums, contracting choices, and market collapse are all spot on. And of course everybody wants “reforms that expand choice, increase access, lower […]