An Economy of One, May 12, 2016

Hour 1: Is Facebook suppressing conservative opinion?; Free speech; Crazy things that might classify you a terrorist – being a Libertarian, being reverent of personal liberty; driving a van, and wearing a hoodie are all on the list;  Michael Cannon, Cato Institute’s director of health policy studies, on Obamacare. Hour 2: Obamacare premium hikes; Do you own…

An Economy of One – April 28, 2016

Hour 1: United Health Care pulling out of the majority of ACA exchanges; Are Republicans distorting facts and ‘fear-mongering’ about the ACA/Obamacare?; Saudi Arabia making waves to keep 28 pages of 9/11 report redacted; John Berlau, Sr. Fellow at CEI on the CFPB and whether it’s constitutional; Update on the fiduciary rule.   Hour 2:…

An Economy of One – January 27, 2016

Hour 1: FOMC notes released; The roll of the central bank in the boom and bust cycle; Current economic indicators vs the ones in ’07 and ’08; Caller question: More QE to come?; Caller question: Is there another recession on the horizon?  Hour 2: Government panel has new gun recommendations: depression testing for everyone, doctors…

Watch for health insurance financial pitfalls

If you’re like many others who thought that going to an in-network ER meant you would only be charged in-network fees for services, you could be in for a nasty surprise when the bills begin to come in.  Consumerist.com published today an article titled: Insurance Loopholes & Master Pricing: How Surprise Medical Bills Knock Consumers Down.…

Dr. Betsy McCaughey: A grim warning cry on soaring US debt

Show favorite Dr. Betsy McCaughey writes in the NY Post today: President Obama’s self-congratulatory State of the Union message last week made it sound like our nation’s problems are behind us. But on Tuesday the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office set the record straight with a blistering warning. The CBO cautioned that America’s unaffordable public programs…