Tag: health care

#ncpol: Takin’ care of business.

The Raleigh establishment raved about Democrats Richard Moore and Janet Cowell during their respective tenures in the state treasurer’s office.  Current treasurer Dale Folwell has been quietly slaving away, during his short time in  office, to clean up the mess…

Folwell weeds out some freeloaders

Our rookie state treasurer has really turned into one of the few conservative bright spots in Raleigh. The work he’s done since January 2017 makes you wonder what Janet Cowell and those other Democrats who preceded him were doing: More…

NC’s hyper-regulated health care

Only New Jersey, Hawaii, DC, and Vermont slap more red-tape on their health care providers than North Carolina does.  THAT information comes from a recent study by The Mercatus Center at Virginia’s George Mason University:  In the summer of 2016,…

#NCGA: Time to flatline CONs

We hear a lot of lip service from Republicans in Raleigh about the beauty of the free market.  However, it took a lot of grassroots heat to get them to kill subsidies for solar energy providers.   The budget compromise…

North Carolina, The Tenth Amendment, and ObamaCare

The start of the new calendar year started the clock ticking on the implementation of that economic nightmare known as ObamaCare.  Where we are NOW — the states are required to set up health care exchanges.  (Lame Duck Bev wrote…