Video of questions at Senator John Thune’s town hall meeting in Rapid City yesterday: if this bill passes, and there is a revolt by the doctors and taxpayers and they refuse to live under this bill, what retribution will the government take?
Video of questions at Senator John Thune’s town hall meeting in Rapid City yesterday: “What will we do about 47 million Americans who can’t afford health care?” and “Why can’t the American people have the health plan you [Senator Thune] have?”
The 2009 Progress Report on homeschool academic achievement is out, and it finds that homeschooled students out-perform their public school counterparts by 34-39 percentile points…while only spending 6% of what the taxpayers spend on public school students.
Instead of blindly following America’s Pied Piper into a maelstrom of insolvency, mismanagement, and corruption, the time has come for us to take a chance on ourselves again. Ask anyone who has ever saved up to buy a car or a home or to fund their child’s education–without taking out a loan–and they will tell you that taking ownership over one’s own life and future yields returns that are far more valuable than any entitlement check from the government.
Are we a people that see the unborn, family, and individuals as all part of the fundamental fabric of life? Or are we a materialistic, secular nation of individuals making political claims on each other?