Forget Pleading the Fifth...Just Lie

It's amazing how little Obama's agency heads claim to know when they are asked to explain the administration's policies.  How do such bobbleheads get confirmed in the first place?  Why did Marilyn Tavenner, recently confirmed director of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid, tell a bald-faced lie when a House committee asked her about the negative effects of the new health care law? Republicans from the House Energy and Commerce Committee grilled Tavenner on what she called "isolated cases" of employers cutting back on work hours to avoid penalties due to ObamaCare kicking in on January 1, 2014. The blatant reality that there are millions more than just a few workers adversely affected by the new health care law shows just how duplicitous administration officials are. Take for instance news coming out of Tavenner's former county of residence in Chesterfield, Virginia.  Fox Business's Elizabeth MacDonald reports the complaints are "rolling...(Read Full Post)