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Savings of ObamaCare's ACOs Declined 28 Percent!
It's pretty safe to say that Accountable Care Organizations won't be solving Medicare's problems... More on Medicare and ACOs...

A Perspective on Harris County Deputy's Death by a Project 21 Member Who Served with Him
"This is a call to arms to all law enforcement officers to keep protecting and serving the good people of all colors in our communities"... More on the murder of Harris County Deputy Darren Goforth...

Are Spurious Claims of Police Racism Fueling Ideological Attacks Upon Whites by People With Troubled Psyches?
"Did the ideology of black racial victimization play a role in the murder of a white Virginia TV news reporter and her cameraman?" asks Project 21's Joe Hicks... More on the murder of Virginia journalists...

Are Amputees Medicare's Next Victims?
New proposed Medicare regulations will likely make it harder for amputees to qualify for prosthetic limbs... More on Medicare and amputees...

Scott Walker's and Marco Rubio's Health Care Plans Would Move U.S. In a Free Market Direction
Walker and Rubio have released their health care plans early, and both of their proposals are "excellent plans for moving our health care system in a free market direction," says Dr. David Hogberg... More on Walker's and Rubio's health care plans...

Rubio's Health Care Plan: Economics vs. Politics
Selling free markets in health care is not always easy... More on Rubio's health care plan...

In Memoriam: Whitney Ball
Whitney Ball, the founder and CEO of DonorsTrust and an indefatigable fighter for liberty and limited government, left us too young... More on Whitney Ball...

That's Okay. New Mexico's ObamaCare Exchange Will Be Just Fine with Fewer Insurers
If regulators deny the rate hikes that insurers request, there might be some consequences... More on ObamaCare rate hikes...

Mr. President, Don't Use the 50th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act to Divide Americans
"During the last two election cycles several states set records for black voter participation," says Horace Cooper. That's something to celebrate... More on the 50th anniversary of the Voting Rights Act...

Danhof's Criticism of Apple's Tim Cook Highlighted by Rush Limbaugh and Fox Business Network
Justin Danhof says Apple CEO Tim Cook is hypocritical on gay rights and lacks the trust factor of Steve Jobs. Both Fox Business Network and Rush Limbaugh highlighted Danhof's stinging critiques of Cook... More on Apple CEO Tim Cook...

A Word About the Economy: "Stagnant"
For the past six years, the economy has only grown at a rate of 2.2 percent annually. That’s the worst six-year economic growth in the past 70 years, says Project 21's Derryck Green... More on Obama economy...

ObamaCare Is a Very Inefficient Way to Deliver Health Care
Despite what liberals say, a recent JAMA study shows ObamaCare isn't all that effective... More on ObamaCare...

Ban Federal Funding for Planned Parenthood, Say Members of the Black Leadership Network Project 21
Joe R. Hicks asks, "Why is this heinous organization still being subsidized by federal tax dollars?"... More on defunding Planned Parenthood...

Book: Medicare Harms Patients And Impairs Doctors
David Hogberg's new book Medicare's Victims receives attention from Forbes, PBS and the Pittsburgh Tribune... More on Medicare's Victims...

Why 'Medicare-for-All' Is A Terrible Idea
In The Federalist, David Hogberg examines Robert Reich's push for single-payer health care... More on Medicare-For-All...

Medicare's Unhappy 50th Anniversary
In The Daily Caller, Dr. David Hogberg explans why it's nothing to celebrate... More on Medicare's 50th anniversary...

The Silliest Argument in Favor of Medicare-For-All
Easily the most absurd claim is that Medicare is more efficient than private sector health insurance because it has lower administrative costs... More on Medicare-For-All...

Medicare's Victims: What Readers Are Saying
Amazon and Twitter users praise the new book by Dr. David Hogberg... More on Medicare's Victims...

National Center for Public Policy Research Proposes 5-Point Plan for Achieving Repeal of ObamaCare and Replacing It with a Free-Market Alternative
Saying Congress needs to be more aggressive about repealing ObamaCare, a Washington D.C. conservative think-tank is proposing a 5-Point Plan to help Members of Congress engage with each other and with the American people to develop an alternative to ObamaCare and get it enacted into law.... More on repealing ObamaCare...

ObamaCare + Illegal Immigration + California = Insanity
Thousands of legal California residents are struggling to access health care as state senators pass a bill expanding health care for illegal immigrants... More on California, health care and illegal immigrants...

July 30 Marks the 50th Anniversary of Medicare
As Dr. David Hogberg compares the current Medicare program with LBJ's initial vision, he finds it falling fall short of expectations... More on Medicare's 50th anniversary...

Justin Danhof Criticizes Apple CEO Tim Cook on Fox Business Network
Danhof is especially critical of Cook's diversion of resources away from core business to political issues like the environment... More on Apple and Tim Cook...

Horace Cooper Discusses the Bill Cosby Rape Allegations with Dr. Drew
Did U.S. District Judge Eduardo C. Robreno have the right to release sealed documents regarding past allegations about Bill Cosby? Is a suspect's right to privacy dependent upon how many accusers he has, or upon how famous he is? More on Bill Cosby rape allegations...

Medicare Pits Doctors against Patients
In the Washington Examiner, Dr. David Hogberg examines how Medicare's financial difficulties lead to government interference in the doctor-patient relationship... More on Medicare's Victims...

Dissecting Medicare
Dr. David Hogberg's first television interview about his new book included issues such as whether Medicare is a good program as long as you don't get sick and whether Medicare-for-All is a good idea... More on Medicare's Victims...

As Medicare Turns 50 on July 30, New Book Exposes Medicare's Problems and its Victims
Dr. David Hogberg's new book, "Medicare's Victims: How the U.S. Government's Largest Health Care Program Harms Patients and Impairs Physicians," shows that Medicare often fails to provide quality health care to patients... More on Medicare's Victims...

Think Progress Discovers Gentlemen Prefer Blondes and Other Lite Fare
Marking the 30th anniversary of one of the worst marketing decisions of all time: the introduction of Coca-Cola Classic... More on Coca-Cola Classic...

Pointing Out Harm Reduction Gains
Jeff Stier notes that we're seeing incremental progress in tobacco harm reduction, even amongst Massachusetts liberals... More on tobacco harm reduction...

The Law Should Not Treat Bill Cosby Differently Because He Gave a Speech
"This transcript should have stayed sealed or been unsealed solely for legal reasons, not due to Cosby's beliefs," says Project 21's Deroy Murdock... More on Bill Cosby deposition...

Does Medicare Impoverish the Disabled?
In his new book Medicare's Victims, Dr. David Hogberg examines how the disabled fare with Medicare's cost sharing... More on Medicare and people with disabilities...

Government Interferes with the Religious Liberty of Christian Colleges
Apparently, our right to freedom of religion is not as important as our right to cheaply dispose of our unborn children... More on Christian colleges, ObamaCare and religious liberty...

Medicare Helps the Disabled--Or Not
Data shows that the disabled on Medicare have a harder time paying for care... More on Medicare and people with disabilities...

Medicare's Victims: Order Your Copy!
The day we've all been waiting for has finally arrived! Dr. David Hogberg's new book, "Medicare's Victims: How the U.S. Government's Largest Health Care Program Harms Patients and Impairs Physicians" is available for purchase... More on Medicare's Victims...

Medicare and the Gila Monster Threat!
At the end of this blog post, David Hogberg has a rather fun exercise for you... More on Medicare ICD codes...

New Book, "Medicare's Victims: How the U.S. Government's Largest Health Care Program Harms Patients and Impairs Physicians," To Be Released
Dr. David Hogberg shares intimate stories of people who suffer because of Medicare's policies... More on Medicare's Victims...

Donald Trump, the Clintons and Marijuana
Bill and Hillary Clinton "honored and acknowledged Confederate Day for the eight years that they served as governor and first lady," noted Cooper on public television. "Very little coverage of that..." More on Donald Trump, Bill and Hillary Clinton and marijuana...

Medicare's Innovation Center Will Be Captured by Big Medical Providers
Rather than promoting innovation, the CMMI will become an agency dedicated to preserving the status-quo in Medicare... More on the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI)...

Supreme Court's Blocking of EPA's Mercury Emissions Rule a "Setback for the Agency's Institutional Arrogance," Environmental Scholar Says
The Supreme Court "has reminded EPA that it, too, must abide by the law," says Dr. Bonner R. Cohen... More on the Supreme Court's EPA ruling...

Why Sen. Bernie Sanders' "Medicare-for-All" Won't Work
Senator Sanders recently said, "…we have to move toward a Medicare for all, single-payer system"... More on Sen. Bernie Sanders, health care and Medicare...

Medicare's Victims: Available One Week from Today
Dr. David Hogberg's book, Medicare's Victims: How the U.S. Government's Largest Health Care Program Harms Patients and Impairs Physicians, will be available on July 6... More on Medicare's Victims...

How Will the Pope's Position Affect the Poor and the Presidential Election?
"The Pope has to be very very careful," says Bonner Cohen, "because if he favors policies that will ultimately put some of the good things about the modern life out of the reach of the most vulnerable, he will ultimately wind up perpetuating poverty"... More on Pope Francis's climate change encyclical...

Supreme Court Ruling in King v. Burwell Means Americans Will Have to Wait Longer for a Free-Market Health Care System
"The Court has had two chances to stand up for freedom and against ObamaCare and has blown them both," Dr. David Hogberg says... More on ObamaCare, King v. Burwell and SCOTUS...

Black Conservatives React to U.S. Supreme Court Decision for Use of "Disparate Impact" in Administration of Fair Housing Act
The SCOTUS decision allows perceived group racial disparities to be used as a trigger for enforcement of the Fair Housing Act... More on the Supreme Court decision regarding the Fair Housing Act...

Horace Cooper Rumbles with Thom Hartmann on Trade, Trans Fats, Climate Change and Women's Health Funding
Cooper held back no punches as part of "The Big Picture Rumble" on the RT Network... More on trade, FDA trans fat ban, Pope's encyclical on climate change and women's health...

Justice Scalia May Be Snarky, But He's Also Quite Correct
"[The ObamaCare] cases will publish forever the discouraging truth that the Supreme Court of the United States favors some laws over others, and is prepared to do whatever it takes to uphold and assist its favorites," says Justice Scalia... More on ObamaCare, Scalia, King v. Burwell and SCOTUS...

Rush Limbaugh 1, Pope Francis, 0 - But Why?
The Pope says it can be immoral not to use weapons, but it is immoral to make them... More on Pope Francis's position on weapons and gun control...

Project 21's Kevin Martin Commends SC Governor Nikki Haley for Pressing for Removal of Confederate Battle Flag
"Removing the Confederate Battle Flag from the capitol grounds of Charleston is a first step forward in the direction of unity," says Martin... More on removing the Confederate flag from the Charleston capitol building...

Medical Records: Got Privacy?
Twila Brase explains how privacy is at great risk due to ObamaCare and HIPAA and how our medical records could be used in the future to deny us care... More on medical records and privacy...

The Patient Freedom Act: A Roadmap for ObamaCare Opponents if Plaintiffs Win in King v. Burwell
King v. Burwell is the major ObamaCare case currently at the Supreme Court... More on King v. Burwell, ObamaCare subsidies and the Patient Freedom Act...

The Patient Freedom Act: A Roadmap for ObamaCare Opponents if Plaintiffs Win in King v. Burwell
The Patient Freedom Act offers temporary assistance to states in which ObamaCare subsidies are cut off... More on King v. Burwell, ObamaCare subsidies and the Patient Freedom Act...

Project 21 Mourns Senseless and Tragic Murders at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston
"As a clergyman I am truly appalled that the age-old notion of the church, or religious house as a sanctuary, has been violated," says Rev. Council Nedd II... More on Charleston shooting...

Health Care Odds & Ends: ObamaCare Exchanges One Problem For Another
First the "front end' of the ObamaCare website was a problem. Now the "back end" is... More on ObamaCare website glitches...

Evidence Mounting that Michelle Obama's Signature School Lunch Policy is a Failure
Mrs. Obama's school lunch program may be leaving kids hungry while not contributing to their health, says a new Wall Street Journal op-ed by Jeff Stier and Julie Kelly... More on Michelle Obama school lunches...

ObamaCare Premium Hikes for 2016—Ignore Them at Your Own Risk
The rate hikes represent the beginning of the death spiral for the ObamaCare exchanges... More on ObamaCare exchange premium increases...

Leftists Do Americans a Disservice When They Say ObamaCare Premium Hikes Are "No Big Deal"
In fact, says Dr. David Hogberg, the rate hikes likely signal a "death spiral" for ObamaCare... More on ObamaCare exchange premium increases...

Juneteenth Emancipation Anniversary Offers Chance to Assess How Government Infringes on Rights, Opportunities
Black conservatives with Project 21 say black Americans must defend their freedoms... More on Juneteenth...

ObamaCare Premium Hikes for 2016—Ignore Them at Your Own Risk
Even the ObamaCare exchange policies without giant proposed rate hikes are still on borrowed time... More on ObamaCare exchange rate hikes...

Ambulance Transport and Medicare's Victims
Crackdowns on non-emergency ambulance transports have put some patients who genuinely need an ambulance ride in a tough situation... More on Medicare and ambulances...

Ban Flavored E-cigarettes?
Jeff Stier explains why banning flavored e-cigarettes would actually undermine public health... More on banning flavored e-cigarettes...

Remember Robert Stethem
Charles County officials and virtually everyone else seem to have forgotten Stethem's sacrifice to our nation... More on Robert Stethem...

Obama Administration Set to Ban Artificial Trans-Fats as Soon as Monday
The expected FDA move is "a horrible idea," says Jeff Stier... More on FDA trans-fat ban...

Despite High Jobs Numbers for May, Obama Still Has the American Economy in a Ditch
Project 21's Derryck Green laments, "When it comes to being right about our tanking economy, there's nothing to be gained in gloating"... More on Obama jobs report...

Free-Market Organization Asks Google to Be Transparent with Investors Regarding Cost of "Green" Initiatives
Many of Google's alternative energy projects receive lavish taxpayer subsidies that may not continue indefinitely... More on Google and alternative energy...

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