The United States is preparing to increase the number of troops it keeps in Afghanistan in 2015 to fill a gap left in the NATO mission by other contributing nations, according to three sources with direct knowledge of the situation. The final numbers are still being agreed, but there willContinue Reading

Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio has filed a lawsuit against The president for his stance on immigration control. His complaint says: Obama’s immigration actions are “unconstitutional abuses of the President’s role in our nation’s constitutional architecture and exceed the powers of the President within the U.S. Constitution.“ In a statement, Arpaio saidContinue Reading

Patricia Wanderlich got insurance through the Affordable Care Act this year, and with good reason: She suffered a brain hemorrhage in 2011, spending weeks in a hospital intensive care unit, and has a second, smaller aneurysm that needs monitoring. But her new plan has a $6,000 annual deductible, meaning thatContinue Reading

As reported by the Washington post on 11-13-2014 As open enrollment season starts, a new survey is providing an important reminder that you need to look just beyond the cost of a health plan’s monthly premium to figure out your expected medical costs for the coming year. With things like deductiblesContinue Reading