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Obamacare Countdown: $2.5 Mil to Promote it in Rural Areas


Lawmakers get own healthcare through medical insurance scam: Court papers


JW Files Taxpayer Lawsuit to Stop Congress from Participating in D.C.’s Small Business Exchange

At least 12,359 members of Congress, congressional staffers, and their spouses and dependents currently purchase health insurance in D.C.’s “Small Business Exchange” even though Congress far exceeds D.C. law’s 50-employee limit for participating in the exchange.


Judicial Watch Uncovers HHS Documents Detailing “High Risk” Security Problems with Obamacare Internet Site

Judicial Watch today released 94 pages of documents obtained from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) revealing that in the days leading up to the rollout of Obamacare, top Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) officials knew of massive security risks with and chose to roll out the website without resolving the problems.


Extraordinary IRS Scandal News

The order from U.S. District Court Judge Emmett Sullivan was certainly clear enough. In a landmark victory for Judicial Watch, the federal judge ordered the IRS to submit sworn declarations detailing what happened to Lois Lerner’s “lost” emails and what steps were being taken to find them.


Sharyl Attkisson, Emmy Award-Winning Journalist, Teams Up With Judicial Watch to Sue HHS

Judicial Watch announced today on August 8, 2014, it filed a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit on behalf of journalist Sharyl Attkisson against the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to obtain records regarding the flawed rollout of the Affordable Care Act on and other related systems.


Judicial Watch Reacts Favorably to Supreme Court’s Decision on HHS Contraceptive Mandate

Judicial Watch today applauds the high court’s decision to repel the administration’s overreach, which would have had Americans to violate their consciences or lose their livelihoods.


From Nanny State to Tranny State: Medicare to Pay for Sex-Change Surgery

The U.S. government’s health program for the elderly and disabled can no longer refuse to pay for the costly sex reassignment operations of transgender patients who claim to have gender identity disorder, according a recent federal board ruling. First President Obama’s hostile—and disastrous—takeover of the nation’s healthcare system and now…


$105 Mil for Racial, Ethnic Approaches to Community Health

It’s not enough that the Obama administration has already spent colossal amounts of taxpayer dollars on race-based health initiatives, now $105 million will go to a new project called Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH). The acronym is packed with meaning because the goal, after all, is to…


Study: Michelle Obama’s Costly Effort to Abolish Food Deserts Failing

Michelle Obama’s multi-billion-dollar campaign to revolutionize the inner city diet by bringing healthier foods to low-income neighborhoods is failing miserably, according to a new study, yet American taxpayers are being forced to continue funding the costly initiative. The goal is to eliminate “food deserts,” common in poor, minority communities where…


Public Study: Racism Accelerates Aging

A taxpayer-funded study has determined that racism may accelerate aging in African-American men, especially in those who have experienced “high levels of discrimination” and those who “internalized anti-Black attitudes.” Conducted by the University of Maryland (UMD) School of Public Health (SPH), the study is earth-shattering because it’s the first to…


HHS: $8 Mil to Study How At-Risk Populations Recover from Disasters

Slammed by the scandal of a severely flawed billion-dollar Obamacare exchange, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) just dispersed $8 million to research how at-risk populations recover from disasters, including assessing the hurricane resilience of public housing residents. The money will go to the usual recipients, leftist groups…


$47 Mil to Get More Adolescents on Gardasil

The U.S. government has given dozens of state and municipal health agencies nearly $50 million to boost the number of adolescents that get a dangerous cervical cancer vaccine linked to thousands of adverse reactions, debilitating side effects and even death. It’s as if there is no end the Obama administration’s…


Obamacare Countdown: $2.5 Mil to Promote it in Rural Areas

As the clock ticks towards the implementation of Obamacare the administration has embarked on a costly promotion frenzy to enroll patients, this week allocating north of $2.5 million to target rural areas. The allotment comes on the heels of an astounding $67 million infusion to dozens of leftist organizations that…


Obamacare: Multi-Million Dollar Corruption Central

In a frightening glimpse of the potential for corruption in Obamacare, the government is giving dozens of leftist organizations $67 million to help people “navigate” health insurance exchanges that haven’t even been fully established. The “navigators” receiving the taxpayer dollars will help people shop for and enroll in plans that…


JW Probe: Outlandish Bonuses in HHS Div Cutting Cancer Treatments

Health and Human Services (HHS) awarded tens of thousands of dollars in pay bonuses to top earners in the division that blames unavoidable cuts to cancer treatments on federal budget sequestration, according to alarming new documents obtained by Judicial Watch. The Obama administration claims that the inhumane slash in cancer…


Judicial Watch Investigates HHS Sec. Sebelius’s Latest Scandal

Less than a year after the Obama administration’s own lawyers determined Health Secretary Kathleen Sebelius could be fired for violating federal law, she’s embroiled in another scandal for unscrupulously soliciting money from healthcare companies to fund Obamacare. Sebelius should have been dismissed for last year’s transgression, according to the U.S.…


“Severe” STD “Epidemic” Costs U.S. $16 Billion

An “ongoing and severe epidemic” of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) has pounded the United States with 20 million new cases a year that stick it to the nation’s healthcare system with an astounding $16 billion in medical costs. Happy Valentine’s Day from Uncle Sam! A new report issued this week…


U.S. Spends $500 Mil to Racially Diversify Medical Fields

While the U.S. government commits senseless acts like skimping on consulate security in violent North African countries, it spends $500 million to help minorities—especially blacks—enter biomedical research fields where lack of diversity is “disturbing and disheartening.” The grand plan was announced this month by the National Institutes of Health (NIH),…


U.S. Creating Minority Health App With “Culturally Appropriate Contexts”

The Obama Administration will spend tens of thousands of dollars to develop a special mobile device application “in different languages and in culturally appropriate contexts” to help “underserved and minority women fight and prevent cancer.” To assure that the app is topnotch, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services…


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…

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