Health Care Hearing 2

In Houston on Friday, July 18th, a congressional hearing took place on a bill that would dramatically change health care as we know it in the United States for every single citizen, yet Saturday’s edition of the Houston Chronicle didn’t even mention the fact that this hearing took place.

Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee, along with […]

Health Care Hearing

The Health Museum on Herman drive was the scene Friday afternoon of a contemptible sham “hearing” of John Conyers’ Judiciary committee. It was run as a well staged play by that consummate director Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee. All of the actors (witnesses) began with fawning adoration for Ms. Lee and Mr. Conyers. Most were groveling […]

Report on Congressional Hearing

by Janet Westphal

Report by the HOS president on the healthcare meeting held by Houston Representative Sheila Jackson Lee and Michigan Representative John Conyers, Jr.

Besides myself, three other members showed up to the healthcare meeting on Friday, July 18th (which actually was a Congressional Hearing). I had planned my son’s feedings around the meeting, […]

Health Care

The following letter was written by an HOS member and published in the Houston Chronicle.

One editorial and another article by Paul Krugman appeared in Friday’s paper lamenting the fact that the federal and state government don’t provide health care to everyone who needs it. Both of these pieces assume that if citizens need something, […]