Posts Tagged ‘Insurance’

Kudos to the people of Louisiana for standing up to the Federal juggernaut.

Louisiana State Senator A.G. Crowe (R, Slidell) is introducing a bill for the 2010 legislative session in Baton Rouge that would make Obamacare illegal if it violates state laws, effectively making Obamacare null and void in the Pelican State.

Senator Crowe states that his bill “provides that no law or rule shall compel, directly or indirectly, any person, employer or health care provider to participate in any health care system or health insurance.”

Crowe’s proposed Senate Bill (download .pdf file) begins as follows:

“HEALTH CARE.  Prohibits state or local governmental coercion of any Louisiana employer, health care provider, or individual to compel participation in any health care system or health insurance plan.”

Crowe insists that Obamacare violates Article I, Section 8 of the Constitution and “is therefore unconstitutional.” He also feels that the president’s plans violates the 10th Amendment among others.

Read more at Canada Free Press.

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Today, insurance scofflaws. Tomorrow . . . whom?

“In Chicago, blowing a stop light might get you a letter, complete with a $100 fine, thanks to a red-light camera.

“But that might not be the end of your photo-enforcement woes. Aldermen today began discussing using the city’s ever-growing legion of red-light cameras to check for vehicle liability insurance.”

Read the rest at the Chicago Tribune

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