Sunday, September 27, 2009

Government Muzzles Free Speech! Yes in The United States!

Is this the first case testing one of our constitutional rights - Free speech? It looks like it is. The Obama administration is trying to muzzle the insurance company Humana from warning it's citizens that their health care coverage might be lower with the Obama plan now in congress/senate. Read up on this frightening new report intrusion into our liberties.

The Humana insurance company recently sent a letter to Medicare Advantage enrollees that suggested that health care reform would lower their benefits. The Obama Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ordered Humana to stop. READ

The Los Angeles Times reports this afternoon that the Department of Health and Human Services has begun an investigation into actions taken by health insurer Humana. Did they commit claims fraud with Medicare, or unfairly refuse to provide services? No — they had the temerity to commit the heinous act of free speech with their customers: READ at HOT AIR

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration warned insurance companies Monday they face possible legal action for allegedly trying to scare seniors with misleading information about the potential for lost benefits under health care legislation in Congress."As we continue our research into this issue, we are instructing you to immediately discontinue all such mailings to beneficiaries and to remove any related materials directed to Medicare enrollees from your Web sites," said a notice from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid. READ at

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