As scandals rise around the Obama Administration, from Benghazi to the IRS, Republicans and some Democrats are also jumping on a new development: United States Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius requesting private funding to implement the healthcare law.
A nurse tends to a patient at the Ugandan Cancer Institute in Kampala, Uganda, n.d. [AP File Photo] During a World Health Assembly side meeting on May 20, I joined U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services, Kathleen Sebelius, and leaders...Show More Summary
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is under fire for soliciting donations from health care companies to underwrite ObamaCare PR efforts to increase enrollment but you wouldn't know that if you only got your news from...Show More Summary
A group members of the U.S. House of Representatives have sent Secretary of the Department of Human and Health Services, Kathleen Sebelius, a letter questioning her reported actions of soliciting donations from non-profit organizations that are “directly implementing” Obamacare. Show More Summary
President Obama is golfing today at Joint Base Andrews with HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, outgoing Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, and White House chef Sam Kass. This amounts to something of a show of support for Sebelius, who is under fire for...
If you can manage to tear your attention away from Benghazi, IRS, etc., etc., I have a piece over on the home page t looking at another potential scandal brewing in the Obama administration: Kathleen Sebelius has been asking health- industry companies to donate to groups promoting Obamacare. Show More Summary
George Will: Obama’s tapped out trust Peggy Noonan: Political abuse of the IRS threatens the basic integrity of our government. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius: What’s at stake if Obamacare is repealed Syria begins...Show More Summary
More than three years ago, Congress passed the Affordable Care Act and President Obama signed it into law. Last year, the Supreme Court upheld it....
The Obama Administration took a big step on Thursday to ensure that kids in child care are safe. Speaking before a D.C.-area day care, Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced strict new regulatory rules — the first in 15 years — for child care facilities across the nation. The newly announced regulations [...]
Michael F. Cannon ObamaCare’s Independent Payment Advisory Board is everything its critics say and worse. It is a democracy-skirting, Congress-blocking, powers-unseparating, law-entrenching, tax-hiking, fund-appropriating, price-controlling,...Show More Summary
The Senate today unanimously confirmed a new Secretary of Energy, Ernest Moniz. Like his predecessor, Steven Chu, he is a physicist. He also edges out HHS Sec. Kathleen Sebelius for the most awesome hairdo in President Obama's cabinet. Today it struck me that Sec. Moniz reminds …
President Barack Obama will launch a "national conversation" about mental health as part of his effort to reduce gun violence. Obama has directed directed Secretaries Kathleen Sebelius and Arne Duncan to increase understanding and awareness about mental health. He and...
As most everyone not in a cave knows, by now, President Barack Obama, and Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) Kathleen Sebelius plan to impose a severe restriction on the free exercise of religion by the...
“Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius has gone, hat in hand, to health industry officials, asking them to make large financial donations to help with the effort to implement President Obama’s landmark health-care law, two people familiar with the outreach said.” Congress had earlier turned down a White House funding request for the project, [...]Show More Summary
At a press conference in Washington, D.C. today, FBI Assistant Director Ron Hosko joined Attorney General Eric Holder, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, and other officials in announcing charges against 89 individuals—including...Show More Summary
@drewmtips' Dark Horse pick for the most important scandal gets some play. House Republicans are starting a probe into Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius soliciting donations from companies her agency might regulate, to help sign up uninsured Americans...
Michael F. Cannon I blogged earlier about how HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is unethically, and possibly illegally, shaking down industries she regulates to get them to fund ObamaCare’s implementation. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN),Show More Summary
Attorney General Eric Holder is scheduled to hold a joint press conference with Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius on Medicare fraud beginning at 1:30pm ET today, Tuesday, May 14th. Holder is expected to respond to reporters' questions about the Justice Department's decision to seize phone records from the Associated Press.
Sen. Lamar Alexander is ranking Republican on the Senate committee that oversees health policy. On Saturday, he compared Health and Human Services Sec. Kathleen Sebelius’ fundraising for non-profits that support the health care law to the Iran-Contra Scandal. Since then, … Continue reading ?
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius may have gotten caught with her hand in the cookie jar, the Hill reports. She has been asking healthcare executives and community groups to support Enroll America, which is a non-profit group that is designed to promote ObamaCare by catalyzing people to enroll in new coverage options. Show More Summary