Repeal, now more than ever!8:40 AM, Apr 18, 2014 • By JEFFREY H. ANDERSON
Shortly after the Supreme Court’s decision on Obamacare, the CBO projected that 9 million people would buy Obamacare-compliant insurance through newly established government-run exchanges. Now, after an enrollment period that his administration expanded by about two months—to more than half a year—President Obama says that 8 million people have “signed up” for (but in many cases haven’t actually bought) insurance through those exchanges.
7:14 AM, Apr 18, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
The title of former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's new book will be Hard Choices, Simon and Shuster announced this morning:
"HILLARY RODHAM CLINTON’S INSIDE ACCOUNT OF THE CRISES, CHOICES, AND CHALLENGES SHE FACED DURING HER FOUR YEARS AS AMERICA’S 67TH SECRETARY OF STATE, AND HOW THOSE EXPERIENCES DRIVE HER VIEW OF THE FUTURE," reads a description of the book by the publisher.
6:31 PM, Apr 17, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
The British Labour party announced David Axelrod will be working to help Ed Miliband become the next prime minister.
Hosted by Michael Graham.4:35 PM, Apr 17, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST
THE WEEKLY STANDARD Podcast with editor William Kristol on the GOP's prospects in 2014 and 2016.
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3:45 PM, Apr 17, 2014 • By DANIEL HALPER
The White House claims 8 million people have signed up for Obamacare:
FACT SHEET: Affordable Care Act by the Numbers
The Books & Arts Podcast is hosted by Philip Terzian.1:30 PM, Apr 17, 2014 • By TWS PODCAST
THE WEEKLY STANDARD Books & Arts Podcast with Philip Terzian, on the April 21, 2014 edition of the Books and Arts section.
1:19 PM, Apr 17, 2014 • By GEOFFREY NORMAN
In a call-in show on Russian television, Vladimir Putin:
... expressed hope for a political and diplomatic solution of the worst East-West crisis since the Cold War, saying he hopes that he won't have to send Russian troops into eastern Ukraine, which has been engulfed by violent protests against the new authorities in Kiev.
Gee, many no doubt are thinking, we kind of hope so, too. And maybe, you can make that happen.
8:09 AM, Apr 17, 2014 • By JERYL BIER
The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) will spend the four days leading up to the Boston Marathon conducting a helicopter-based survey to measure naturally occurring background radiation in a ten square mile area west of downtown Boston.
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