US: A slush fund has been discovered that was created by the Department of Justice under Obama and former Attorney General Eric Holder. It received money collected in fines paid by banks and other financial institutions for financial crimes and then funneled the money, $3 billion has been discovered so far, to left-wing activist groups like La Raza and other Obama political allies.
Republicans have unveiled their replacement for Obamacare. It will cover fewer people but, unlike Obamacare, it will not force people to buy coverage if they don’t want to. This article lists items that would be removed from Obamacare and those that would be added, such as a penalty if people fail to keep themselves continuously covered. Also, insurers will be allowed to charge a higher amount for older customers than for young adults. This is the same as charging older people a higher rate for life insurance or charging drivers with bad driving records a higher premium for collision insurance. In other words, the cost is higher for those most likely to benefit, which is a necessary feature of insurance if it is to function without tax subsidies.