Where Did All the Good Statesmen Go?
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Where Did All the Good Statesmen Go?

In a political era characterized by demagoguery and partisanship, one has to wonder how previous generations of politicians accomplished anything. To be sure, necessity is the mother of all invention, but that approach hardly lends itself to good government. Despite being bitterly divided over their respective visions of government, our Founding Fathers still came together … Continue reading

Blast from the Past: FDR’s Second Bill of Rights and the Obama Agenda
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Blast from the Past: FDR’s Second Bill of Rights and the Obama Agenda

Jefferson believed that all men are “endowed by their creator with certain unalienable rights… that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.” The Framers of our Constitution adopted a full bill of rights that covers everything from the freedom of speech and religion to the rights of the individual states. Franklin Delano … Continue reading

Unprotected Patients and Unaffordable Care: The Plight of AIDS Patients Under the ACA
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Unprotected Patients and Unaffordable Care: The Plight of AIDS Patients Under the ACA

On May 29, 2014, the AIDS Initiative (TAI) and the National Health Law Program (NHeLP) filed a discrimination complaint with the Department of Health Human Services against four health insurance companies in operating in Florida: Coventry Health Care, Inc., Cigna, Humana, and Preferred Medical. Each of these providers offers plans on the Florida insurance exchange … Continue reading