Rand Paul courts Jewish leaders
“There were people on the call from many states — Jewish leaders from various institutions and communities around the country,” Rabbi Nate Segal of New York told TheDC in a phone interview, “and that was what was beautiful about it. ”. Segal said... The purpose of the Tuesday night call was for these leaders — many of them rabbis — to learn more about the Republican lawmaker, who is openly considering a run for president in 2016. Rand Paul held a private conference call this week with about 80 Jewish leaders from across the country, The Daily Caller has learned.
58000 Californians to lose current insurance under Obamacare
Problems with implementing the health care law have plagued the Obama administration, despite the president’s oft-repeated assurance that “if you like your health care plan, you’ll be able to keep your health care plan. The nation’s largest health insurance company has decided to stop covering individuals in the nation’s largest state. The move is a result of new Affordable Care Act requirements for insurance companies to accept all applicants for individual coverage, including those with preexisting conditions. Together, the companies’ decision to stop providing individual coverage will affect 58,000 existing customers in California. said that it will not participate in California’s individual health insurance market beginning Jan.