Beware: ObamaCare’s Now Reality

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Mast_New York Post
By Betsy McCaughey

President Obama’s re-election and Democratic gains in the US Senate end any possibility of repealing the Obama health law. It will roll out as written, imposing major changes soon on you and your family. If you are uninsured because you can’t afford it, help may be on the way.…

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Voter ID Laws Might Lead Groups To Challenge Romney Win

Tuesday, November 6, 2012
mast_Investor's Business Daily
By Betsy McCaughey

If Mitt Romney ekes out an Electoral College with razor-thin majorities in one or more states, expect civil rights groups to challenge the outcome in court, claiming that new anti-fraud voting laws hurt minority voters. This could plunge the nation into weeks of uncertainty, like Bush v.…

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Atlas Shrugged Shows What A Second Obama Term Will Bring

Wednesday, October 31, 2012
mast_Investor's Business Daily
By Betsy McCaughey

The cultural elite are panning the movie “Atlas Shrugged II,” which opened two weeks ago. Don’t be bamboozled. The movie is a nail-biter.

You’ll watch train passengers speed unknowingly to their deaths inside a Rocky Mountain tunnel and the movie’s heroine swerve through mountain passes in a small plane chasing a scientist with a secret.…

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Obama Dooms Seniors to Ravages of Aging

Thursday, October 11, 2012
mast_Investor's Business Daily
 By Betsy McCaughey

On Oct. 1, the Obama administration started awarding bonus points to hospitals that spend the least on elderly patients. It will result in fewer knee replacements, hip replacements, angioplasty, bypass surgery and cataract operations.

These are the five procedures that have transformed aging for older Americans. They used to languish in wheelchairs and nursing homes due to arthritis, cataracts and heart disease.…

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Obama’s Medicare Cuts: Real and Deadly

Thursday, October 11, 2012
Mast_New York Post
 By Betsy McCaughey

Expect Joe Biden to tee up Medicare in tonight’s debate against Paul Ryan. In campaign stops this week, the vice president repeatedly harangued that the Romney/Ryan ticket “says that we’re cutting Medicare. Nothing could be further from the truth.”

Sorry, Joe: It’s exactly the truth.…

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Each Year Tens of Thousands of Seniors Are Likely To Die Because of Obamacare’s Cuts to Hospitals

Wednesday, September 12, 2012
mast_Fox News
 By Betsy McCaughey

President Obama is wooing seniors with promises to protect Medicare as they’ve known it. On the defensive because of the $716 billion his health care law takes from Medicare, Obama assures seniors he’s cutting payments to hospitals and other providers, not their benefits.…

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Ryan Duels on Medicare: Scientific Evidence Proves He’s Right

Thursday, August 30, 2012
By Betsy McCaughey

Vice Presidential nominee Paul Ryan (R. Wisconsin) set the record straight on Wednesday night at the Republican National Convention,  warning that  “the most powerful threat to Medicare is Obamacare.”

Scientific evidence proves that’s true. The provider cuts in Obamacare are deadly.…

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Science Shows Why Granny Should Be Scared

Monday, August 20, 2012
Mast_New York Post
By Betsy McCaughey

President Obama is criss-crossing the country, warning that Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan would “end Medicare as we know it.” Attention, New York’s 3 million seniors: Don’t be fooled. It’s the Obama health law that destroyed Medicare, though the impact will not be felt for another year or more.…

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Harry Reid’s Biggest Lie

Wednesday, August 8, 2012
mast_Wall Street Journal
 By Betsy McCaughey

Defenders of President Obama’s health law are flaunting a Congressional Budget Office claim that overturning the law would worsen the federal deficit. Repeal, said a CBO report late last month, would cancel $890 billion in new entitlement spending but eliminate revenues of even greater magnitude.…

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Message to GOP: It’s Not a Tax

Friday, July 6, 2012
mast_Newsmax
By Betsy McCaughey

Republican politicians, including presidential contender Mitt Romney, should stop calling the ObamaCare penalty a tax. It is not a tax.

Calling it a tax legitimizes Chief Justice John Roberts’ twisted decision, adding credibility to the dangerous notion that Congress can tax us to force us to do almost anything.…

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