Lew and Obama Give Away the Store

by Betsy McCaughey On Monday Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew urged Congress to provide more resources for the exploding number of people on permanent disability (SSI). It’s another example of Washington D.C.’s “give away the store” mentality,...

ObamaCare: Death by paperwork

by Betsy McCaughey On July 3, with Americans preparing to celebrate freedom, the Obama administration reduced freedom by adding 1,296 pages of new regulations to ObamaCare. It was a classic pre-holiday document dump, publishing the mind-numbing rules in the Federal...

CNHT 2014 Straw Poll Results

Coalition of NH Taxpayers 8 North Main Street #4 Concord, NH 03301 603.471.0138 www.cnht.org For Immediate Release July 5, 2014 CNHT 16th Annual Taxpayer Picnic Results of First Straw Poll of the Season Hillsborough, NH — The Coalition of NH Taxpayers held its 16th...

ObamaCore Emerges As a Major Issue As Education Takes An Orwellian Turn

by Betsy McCaughey In the past week, Governors Haley of South Carolina and Fallin of Oklahoma evicted Common Core from public schools, even at the risk of losing hundreds of millions of federal dollars promised to states adopting it. Mmes. Haley and Fallin initially...

Sanders’ V.A. Bill Is Gift To Unions, Not Vets

by Betsy McCaughey Richard Wilson, age 64, survived two tours in Vietnam. But he’s afraid he won’t survive the wait at his local VA hospital. Warned seven months ago that circulation blockages in his legs put him at imminent risk of a fatal heart attack or...

Obamacare Risks for the Elderly

by Besty McCaughey On May 7, the Obama administration boasted that ObamaCare was improving health-care quality for seniors, and it pulled out a bag of statistical tricks to prove it. But a closer look shows that it’s not improving care. It’s skimping on...