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Stephen Strasburg, Dazzy Vance and Context | FanGraphs Baseball

Thursday, July 5th, 2012 | Permalink

NotGraphs · Nickname Seeks Former Player: “Museum of Questionable Medical Devices ” · Mascot Races: A Call For Comments ….. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Click here to view comments in a non- threaded … More on the subject of Vance and K%+: http ://www.hardballtimes.com/main/article/strike-zone-dominance-in-context-dazzy-and-pedro/ …. 2012 Top Prospects | Org Rankings. AL East. Blue Jays, Top 15 Prospects …

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Declaration of Independence, not Dependence | RedState

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012 | Permalink

The President promised us he wouldn’t raise taxes on middle class families making less than $250000 a year; Obamacare raises taxes on health plans, medical devices , prescription drugs, and employers, and 75% of the individual … care, or if you are worried about the fact that our government is headed towards insolvency – you have only one recourse – make President Obama a one-termer. Elections do matter; this one matters a lot. Sponsored Content. RSS feed …

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Obamacare’s Here to Stay. What Do Business Leaders – TodayHeads

Friday, June 29th, 2012 | Permalink

Long before the Supreme Court ruling that upheld the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act, the political battle lines appeared pretty clear. With lobbies like the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) acting as plaintiffs in the case, it was easy to assume the business community was solidly aligned in the “against” category on Obamacare, too.

But business reaction has been more mixed, even at the small business level.  After all, the legislation addresses much more than the question of whether individuals should be forced to have health insurance. The June 28 decision also upheld a 2.3 percent tax on the revenue of medical device companies. And it offers intellectual property protection that was considered critical by many in the biotechnology sector. So while some see the specter of higher costs, others salivate at the prospect of a wider insured pool that spurs demand for everything from broader hospital services to more mobile health apps.

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A Sick Rally, So to Speak, for Hospital Stocks

Thursday, June 28th, 2012 | Permalink

Conventional wisdom says a bigger government hand in health care means more scrutiny of outlays to highly profitable pharmaceuticals, insurers, and medical device makers. Indeed, with the Supreme Court voting 5-4 to uphold the Affordable Care Act, these sectors are all down today, amid a broad market pullback.

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Health Care 'Tax' Would Average $1000 A Year, Though Few …

Thursday, June 28th, 2012 | Permalink

StewSays USA Today: The battle over President Obama’s health care law is now a fight over taxes. http ://t.co/TPsb948a #Obamacare #FullRepeal · 13 hours ago from web ….. Kurfco: Higher cost of all medical devices and drugs and their ….. spinner Loading comments… FOLLOW US. Facebook. Twitter. Apple. Android. Blackberry. Email; Rss . Connect with your friends. Check out stories you might like, and see what your friends are sharing! Loading twitter module.

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