“Good grief!” Alert

Rep. Ben Chandler (D-Versailles), speaking on the Jack Pattie Show on WVLK AM 590 in Lexington, repeated his line about oil companies “making obscene profits at the expense of the consumers.” His apparent lack of understanding of capitalism is a perfect example of why government needs less of our money and less control over our…

A new way to push an old agenda

If the Beshear administration starts refusing to hear consumer complaints against health insurance companies from people without high-priced full coverage, we will know where they got the idea from: Ohio.We will keep an eye out for this and loudly protest any effort to follow the Buckeyes in refusing to assist insureds selectively. People with HSA’s…

Medical Tourism could save us big bucks

Kentucky is not likely to become a destination for patients from other states looking to save money on healthcare, given our insistence on wasteful Certificate of Need policies. Failing that kind of commonsense change, we should quickly encourage our health insurance companies to cover medical services Kentuckians can get in other countries: “Apollo Hospital in…