Health Care: Cost vs Price

Health Care: Cost vs Price

8     We are so lucky to live in a State where we have an incredible group of health care providers. Doctors, nurses, and technicians, Family Nurse Practitioners, and Physician Assistants are as knowledgeable and skilled as any place in the world...
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By the Numbers: Proposition 2 Failed Among Republican Voters

By the Numbers: Proposition 2 Failed Among Republican Voters

21     Proposition 2 supporters are demanding that the legislature follow the “will of the people” and allocate funding for the initiative. This raises the question of which people’s will should they follow; the ones ...
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“Medicaid Expansion” – Idaho on the Road to Socialism & Insolvency?

“Medicaid Expansion” – Idaho on the Road to Socialism & Insolvency?

      I would like to personally admonish all of those supposedly conservative Idahoans who voted to bring more government intrusion into our state through Medicaid Expansion. I guess you haven’t learned anything from my quo...
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The Constitution vs. The Will of the People

The Constitution vs. The Will of the People

39     The Petition: https://idahofreedom.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/Petition-for-Review-3.pdf In our democracy we must respect the ‘will of the people’ is a phrase we have all heard, but is it true? Is the democratic m...
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“Governmentalist” – Another word for Government Healthcare

“Governmentalist” – Another word for Government Healthcare

      Last week I took a trip back to my home State. I helped teach a group of military surgeons from all over the world at the National Center for Medical Readiness at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton Ohio....
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Medicaid Expansion Who’s Being Robbed?

Medicaid Expansion Who’s Being Robbed?

      I would like to refer to the Wall Street Journal articles “Obama Care is Robbing Medicaid’s Sickest Patients” by Alyssa Finley and “America Is Running Out of Family Caregivers, Just When It Needs The...
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Medicaid Expansion? Bad Medicine for Idaho

Medicaid Expansion? Bad Medicine for Idaho

      In a recent article posted Idaho Politics Weekly otherwise known as the “Zions Bank Weekly,” Mr. Jim Jones took on the task of justifying Medicaid expansion. You can read it here. He tried his best to tell his re...
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Medicaid Expansion is not the Answer

Medicaid Expansion is not the Answer

      On the subject of Medicaid expansion: I would just like to reiterate that you will not solve our medical problems by throwing more money at them. It has already been tried in many states and in every one it has...
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Medicaid Expansion is not the Answer

Medicaid Expansion is not the Answer

      Once again our favorite “Liberal Media Muppet” Betsy Russell who tries to write stories for the Spokane Review is trying to trash Labrador for the sake of expanding a system in Idaho that has failed in just about...
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Testimony of Dr. John Livingston Concerning Medicaid Executive Orders 1115 and 1332

Testimony of Dr. John Livingston Concerning Medicaid Executive Orders 1115 and 1332

      I would like to thank the Committee and the Chairman for providing me with the opportunity to testify regarding my concerns about the legislation surrounding the 1115 and 1332 waivers. Seven years ago, I was honored to be ap...
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Governance

Governance

      It has now been over 1 week since Governor Otter presented his State of the State address. I have been an admirer of The Governor for over 40 years. I have seen him be a father and husband and be...
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Dr. Jim Brook on practicing medicine the old fashioned way instead of Medicaid expansion

Dr. Jim Brook on practicing medicine the old fashioned way instead of Medicaid expansion

       A must-watch Video: Dr. Jim Brook has been practicing family medicine for 13 years and his approach to medical care is a change from what we now have available to us with Obamacare in force. He does not accept...
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