“It’s Hammer Time” to host nationally-renowned education expert Bruce Deitrick Price at noon today

Montgomery County, June 28 – “It’s Hammer Time,” the popular Facebook Live and YouTube show at MCP.TV, will host nationally-renowned education expert Bruce Deitrick Price at 12 noon today. Price is the best-selling author of “Saving K-12: What Happened to Our Public Schools? How Do We Fix Them?” Price’s official biography follows: “Bruce Deitrick Price is […]

Postal Service proposes 5 cent increase to first-class stamp

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service is seeking to increase the price of its first-class stamp by 5 cents to 55 cents to help stem its mounting red ink. If approved by regulators, the 10 percent increase to the cost of mailing a 1-ounce letter would be the biggest since 1991. The price of […]

Trump seeks new health chief after Price resignation

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is seeking a new health secretary to take the place of Tom Price, ousted after an outcry over flying on costly private charters for official travel. The Health and Human Services chief oversees a $1 trillion department, with 80,000 employees and jurisdiction over major insurance programs, advanced medical research, […]

Utter hypocrite Tom Price, Trump’s health secretary, resigns in travel flap

ASSOCIATED PRESS and ERIC YOLLICK, The Golden Hammer WASHINGTON, September 29 — President Donald Trump’s health secretary resigned Friday, after his costly travel triggered investigations that overshadowed the administration’s agenda and angered his boss. Tom Price’s regrets and partial repayment couldn’t save his job. Price’s regret should never have saved his job. As a member of […]

Top health official’s travel angers Trump

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he’s “not happy” with his top health official, putting Tom Price’s job in jeopardy after his costly charter flights triggered a congressional investigation of administration travel. Asked whether he’s planning on firing Price, Trump responded Wednesday: “We’ll see.” A former GOP congressman from Georgia, Price played a supporting […]

Ryan’s gambit: Second health care bill to woo the reluctant 

RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press ALAN FRAM, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are working on a companion to their bill replacing “Obamacare,” a legislative second act that would ease cross-state sale of health insurance and limit jury awards for pain and suffering in malpractice lawsuits. The problem: the so-called “sidecar” bill lacks the votes […]

The Golden Hammer shouts “FOUL!” to national media over CBO report coverage on American Health Care Act

The Woodlands, March 13 – The Golden Hammer‘s Publisher Eric Yollick stated that he is “furious”, “enraged”, and “appalled” over the national media’s terrible coverage of the Congressional Budget Office’s report regarding the American Health Care Act. Yollick cried “FOUL!” “The national news media only has covered the number of people who might have less health […]