Internal Emails Show White House Was Aware Sebelius Was Shaking Down Companies She Regulates For Obamacare Donations…

Zip Weasel Zippers 3/5/2014

Emails obtained by the Washington Examiner through a Freedom of Information Act request raise new questions about how much the White House knew about Health and Human Services SecretaryKathleen Sebelius’ fundraising for Obamacare and whether she solicited donations from entities she regulates.

White House officials have said they did not sign […]

Feds to design health insurance for the masses

Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar Associated Press via Yahoo! News 10/6/2011

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government is taking on a crucial new role in the nation’s health care, designing a basic benefits package for millions of privately insured Americans. A framework for the Obama administration was released Thursday.

The report by independent experts from the Institute of […]

And in union news this week…

Judge rules against SEIU in California fight

Alec MacGillis The Washington Post 7/21/2011

A judge ruled this week that the Service Employees International Union improperly coerced workers caught in the middle of SEIU’s high-stakes turf battle with a breakaway union in California, potentially invalidating a 2010 election involving 43,500 employees.

SEIU, the nation’s most politically […]