The concept of value-based health care might sound good. After all, who does not appreciate value? But the devil is in the details. Value-based care means that some type of corporate entity is controlling or powerfully influencing the medical care that a physician provides for his or her patient. It […]
Our esteemed GOP US Senator, Thom Tillis, has been throwing his weight around a bit. First, a US Senator from Ohio who happens to be more conservative than Tillis, and much better overall, is JD Vance. Vance had justifiably made some comments opposing additional aid for Ukraine, and raising concerns […]
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First, the good news. The North Carolina GOP convention yesterday voted in overwhelming numbers to censure Senator Thom Tillis. It was reported that a 2/3 majority was required to pass such a censure measure, but the Daily Haymaker says that the vote was nearly 3-to-1 in favor. This censure was […]
I sent Thom Tillis an e-mail message asking him to oppose the debt ceiling bill. He came back with a form response justifying his vote in favor of the bill. (Ted Budd, to his credit, voted against it.) Here are excerpts from Tillis’ letter: Without Congressional action to raise or […]
Tillis used some foul language to express his displeasure with Tucker Carlson, as the Haymaker reports. I had never seen him reported to have used foul language in response to any other issue. It turns out that character is EVERYTHING. Schumer, McConnell and Tillis have none: