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SAY WHAT? Notable Quotes You May Have Missed!

Deafening Silence... “It’s been just under two months since the attacks in Boston and in those intervening weeks, the silence of Muslim leaders has been deafening…and that is sad, but most importantly, it is dangerous.” - U.S. Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-KS/4th) reacting to the dead silence coming from the so-called “moderate Muslims” after the Boston Marathon attacks. [MORE]

Affordable Care Act = Drastic Increase In Georgia Health Insurance Cost...

No Room In ObamaCare For Agent Commissions

“I am very concerned that the full implementation “The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of ObamaCare will drastically increase the price Georgians pay for health insurance.” - Georgia Insurance Commissioner Ralph Hudgens.

Blame America First...

“A country has to look back before it can move

forward. Instituting a doctrine of the mea culpa would enhance our credibility by showing that American decision-makers do not endorse the sins of their predecessors. Some anti-Americanism derives simply from our being a colossus that bestrides the earth, but much anti-Americanism derives from the role U.S. political, economic, and military power has played in denying such freedoms to others.” President Obama’s recent appointee as our Ambassador to the U.N., Samantha Power actually endorsing a doctrine of “mea culpa;” of apology. She doesn’t see Ronald Reagan’s “Shining City on a Hill.” Power sees the United States only as the problem - never the solution. We have, apparently, only committed sins against the world and now must continually and constantly apologize. Power, of course, is aligned perfectly with Obama’s philosophy, once having his world travel described as an “apology tour.” Yet Power’s charge that the U.S. has been instrumental Samantha Power in “denying freedoms to others” No Cheerleader is so far out there, so blatantly For America false on its face, that any rebuttal is unnecessary. Nevertheless, let her walk through the American cemeteries in Normandy, France and dare to repeat that slander. Yes folks, this is America’s Ambassador to the United Nations. We now face the prospect of this pathetically unqualified, America-blaming non-patriot, hobbled by “the sins of her predecessors,” tasked with articulating and defending our national interest in the already rabidly anti-American U.N. Sadly, she’ll fit right in.

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[ObamaCare] dictates that health insurers must spend at least $0.80 of every $1.00 in premiums collected on health care in the individual and small group markets, and $0.85 in the large group market. Insurance agents represented by National Association of Health Underwriters tried hard for the government to define their commissions as part of the medical We Don’t Need expense and failed. No Stinkin’ Agents... The argument by insurance agents was a senseless argument. Obviously, financial constraints are such that health insurance companies are being forced to develop new products that are suitable for the 30 million uninsured Americans who will soon be insured under the law. There will be no room for commissions in the new lower cost products.” - From an insightful column in Forbes magazine by Nigam Arora, engineer, nuclear physicist and founder of two Fortune 500 companies predicting the demise of the health insurance agent in America. Don’t worry about the jobs lost - 100’s of thousands of them - Obama plans to make up for the displaced insurance agents by hiring thousands of new IRS workers so that you can be properly audited and penalized when you fail to participate in the dismantling and destruction of the best health care system the world has ever seen. [MORE]

Another Billion Dollar Bureaucracy!

“The Obama administration granted a whopping

$910 million to California to set up its insurance exchange. That money is not for bandages, surgery, nurses and doctors to care for the sick. Nor is it for insurance plans, though $910 million could buy generous coverage for at least 113,000

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