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Christian alternative to ObamaCare growing fast as deadline nears

With just weeks left to sign up for insurance on HealthCare.gov, a growing number of people are opting to enroll in a Christian alternative to traditional health insurance.<p>Nationwide networks of fellow believers help share each other's major medical bills through what's known as health care sharing …

Obama budget could be costly to Dems

**Want FOX News First in your inbox every day? Sign up here.**<p><b>Buzz Cut:<br>• Obama budget could be costly to Dems<br>• Health law a bust for public sector<br>• Obama: We’re too sexy for these midterms<br>• Gore plops into Pennsylvania gov race<br>• Nobody is rooting harder for USA Hockey than this judge</b><p><b>OBAMA BUDGET</b> …

Fighting cancer, fighing for my terminally ill mom, in a broken health care system

At the age of 26, it’s hard to come to terms with the reality that my mom is dying. But facing Stage IV lung cancer, doctors say we probably have no more than a few months left together.<p>Each day I go through the emotions you’d expect: sadness, pain, anger, then back to sadness again.<p>But mom doesn’t …

The End of American Exceptionalism

Conservatives are right: The attitudes they say make America special—religiosity, patriotism, and mobility—are fading. And it has nothing to do with Barack Obama.<p>From the moment Barack Obama appeared on the national stage, conservatives have been searching for the best way to describe the danger he …

Obama: 'Nobody who works full-time should have to live in poverty'

President Obama used his executive authority to raise the minimum wage for federal contract workers on Wednesday, declaring: “In the richest nation on earth, nobody who works full-time should have to live in poverty.”<p>At a signing ceremony in the East Room of the White House, Obama urged states, …

Voters don’t like President Obama bypassing Congress

When President Barack Obama took an unplanned stop on the tour of Thomas Jefferson’s home Monday, he joked to French President Francois Hollande, “That’s the good thing as a president -- I can do whatever I want.” The remark made headlines because Obama’s critics have long said he acts like he …

Obama's two Americas -- why both rich and poor keep electing Democrats

President Obama is dividing America into two nations—one rich, the other increasingly poor. Yet, surprisingly, both "nations" are more likely to elect Democrats. Those Americans who are growing richer support the president’s economic policies, and those growing poorer become dependent on him for …

Politicians -- America's ultimate privileged people

Politicians say, "We're all equal," and pretend that they represent everyone. But, in fact, they constantly pick winners and losers.<p>America, as the Wall Street Journal's Kim Strassel points out, is now like the place described in George Orwell's book "Animal Farm:" "All animals are equal," but some …