Category Archives: Health and wellness

First Senate-Republican Proposed healthcare bill is a failure

The Better Care and Reconciliation Act of 2017 is a vicious attack on the middle class and the poor. This piece of proposed legislation is a vastly inferior shot at a national healthcare plan for America. Premiums and deductibles will … Continue reading

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Border control not “immigration reform” is the answer

Eugene Robinson in his op ed ” An overriding need for reform” would like to lead everyone down the obscure path that “immigration reform ” is required to resolve the current border fiasco in Texas. Actually the concept of “immigration … Continue reading

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Liberal socialists have staked a claim that healthcare is a person’s basic human “right”–Not so!

Healthcare , like respect, is not a “right”. The liberal socialist mantra under The Affordable Care Act or Obamacare has been that healthcare is now finally an individual “right.” The people who talk that way demonstrate their true lack of … Continue reading

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A lesson about life learned on the baseball field.

What I remember about my Dad’s competitive spirit: It was in the late 1940s at about age nine while living in Pasadena, California. My Dad, Bill Jack, was playing in an overhand “fast pitch” Industrial Baseball League game at Brookside … Continue reading

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HOAs–pros and cons

There is a vocal minority anti-HOA movement taking place in Nevada. The truth of the matter is that most developments built today, and over the past ten years or more have been developed around the HOA model.  Under this model homeowners who buy into a … Continue reading

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Health care in America by Bob Jack

After spending the night on a gurney in the hallway of a Canadian hospital after suffering a heart attack, the Canadian prime minister’s brother said to his brother the prime minister the next day: “We have to do something about … Continue reading

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Hang in there–things will get better–Post to LV Review Journal

Bob Jack wrote on August 12, 2008 07:39 AM: These are very difficult times for most regular people. I am retired,living on a fixed income. However, after working for 40 years I never had the bad fortune of being out … Continue reading

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