Judicial Watch • Health Care

JW Probe: Outlandish Bonuses in HHS Div Cutting Cancer Treatments


Islamic Center, Abortion Clinics Get DHS Terrorism Grants

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has distributed $19 million to nonprofit establishments in urban areas that are considered at high risk of a terrorist attack, including abortion clinics and an Islamic center. The idea is to give the groups the necessary resources to improve security and make them less…


Feds Fail To Protect Foster Kids From Potent Psych Meds

While the U.S. government is preoccupied monitoring and controlling what American children eat, it’s failing miserably to protect those in foster care from the devastating effects of potent, psychiatric medications that alter the mind. Hundreds of thousands of foster children across the nation are being prescribed powerful psychiatric medications at…


Obamacare: Community Groups Get $1 Bil For Ideas To Serve Needy

A controversial Medicare and Medicaid Innovation center created by Obamacare will give “community-based organizations” and other qualified groups $1 billion to devise “compelling new ideas” to deliver better services to those “with the highest health care needs.” The allocation is the perfect complement to the tens of millions of dollars…


Human Health Be Damned; U.S. May Ban Chimp Research

Although millions of human lives are at stake, the Obama Administration is on the verge of caving into the demands of leftist animal rights groups by putting chimpanzees on the U.S. government’s endangered species list. This would ban the sort of biomedical research that has helped produce life-saving vaccines for…


Law To Give Poor Free Diapers Introduced In Congress

In a case of public assistance gone mad, a United States congresswoman has introduced legislation to give “needy families” free diapers and diapering supplies for their babies in the name of economic development. The measure (Diaper Investment and Aid to Promote Economic Recovery Act) is necessary because, without an adequate…


Health Risks Lowered By Moving From “High-Poverty” Neighborhoods

Living in “high-poverty” neighborhoods causes serious health problems that can be corrected by relocating to more affluent areas, according to a government study that the Obama Administration is using to pave the way for yet another costly entitlement program. In fact, moving to “low-poverty neighborhoods” actually decreases the risk of…


Cultural, Linguistically Appropriate Healthcare For Minorities

As if Obamacare wasn’t bad enough, a separate “complement” law that will focus on eliminating racial and ethnic health disparities is being pushed through Congress by a coalition of influential minority lawmakers.The measure (Health Equity and Accountability Act of 2011 or HEAA) will save the government trillions of dollars because…


HHS Privately Calls Obamacare “Recipe For Disaster”

In the latest scandal to rock Obamacare, a new federal probe reveals the administration withheld crucial information from Congress about a costly healthcare entitlement program that it knew was fiscally unsustainable.It marks the latest exposé of the secrecy that has prevailed throughout the president’s hostile takeover of the nation’s healthcare…


U.S. To Boost Diversity In Medical Research Workforce

The government agency that recently spent millions on a genitalia-washing program for uncircumcised African men and condoms for Asian drug abusers has determined that Uncle Sam discriminates against a certain group of minority biomedical researchers.It took nearly three years for the National Institutes of Health, the nation’s medical research agency,…


Consumer group seeking access to Medicare physician records


Brief in Support of Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act of 2003

Judicial Watch filed an amicus brief in the Supreme Court case Alberto R. Gonzalez v Leroy Carhart, et al.  At issue before the Court is whether or not the Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act passed by Congress in October 2003 is constitutional.  On July 8, 2005, the U.S. Court of Appeals…

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