First of a three-part series. Of a fallen tree all make kindling, says the old proverb. And like most refrains, it conveys an element of truth. The fact that Republicans are having difficulty agreeing on a winning alternative plan to ObamaCare makes both the Senate and House proposals looming targets for critics. The Left’s ultimate goal […]
The American Action Forum (AAF) was skeptical about the Congressional Budget Office’s scoring of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the Obamacare replacement plan put forward by the Republicans in the House of Representatives: …[T]he Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its score of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), also known as Obamacare repeal and replace. CBO’s […]
Kasich’s expansion of Medicaid can be a major red flag for fiscal conservatives, which was highlighted by the pro-Ted Cruz PAC Trusted Leadership PAC.
Marilynn Tavenner, former chief of Medicare and Medicaid services in the Obama administration, is now a lobbyist for health insurance companies.
Now, after all the legal challenges to ObamaCare and how it still remains unpopular, people are worried that the Medicaid expansion under the health care law will cost more money than anticipated.
Good, considering that the states will have to foot an astronomical bill when federal assistance ends. American taxpayers don’t need another expense to pay for after ObamaCare or other Obama regulations.
He may throw his hat in the ring for the GOP, but there has been some pushback in his own state due to Common Core and Medicaid expansion.
Pence lauds his legislative achievements, but conveniently glances over his Common Core-Lite education curriculum and how he expanded Medicaid.
In reality, the GOP just keeps on caving. The federal money tied to Medicaid expansion is too tempting for GOP governors, and many are opting in, even though the states will probably face a huge windfall when federal funds dry up.
Medicaid payments to doctors are going to fall between 43-50% soon, leaving recent Medicaid enrollees under ObamaCare out in the cold (via the New York Times).
7/21/2017 - No, Media … 26 Million People Won’t Die if Obamacare is Repealed
3/15/2017 - Think Tank is Skeptical of CBO’s Scoring of GOP Obamacare Replacement Plan
4/4/2016 - Pro-Cruz PAC Critical of John Kasich’s Ties to Obama
7/19/2015 - Former ObamaCare Executive Now Works for Insurance Company Lobbying Group
6/5/2015 - ObamaCare Expands Medicaid (No Duh) but Costs May Skyrocket
4/1/2015 - 22 States have Rejected Medicaid Expansion
3/1/2015 - Mike Pence hints at potential 2016 Bid
2/23/2015 - Indiana Governor Mike Pence weighs 2016 Bid
2/11/2015 - Alternate Title to Pro-ObamaCare CNN Piece: GOP Caves on Medicaid Expansion
12/30/2014 - Less Doctors for Medicaid Patients as Payments will be Cut by 43%
12/26/2014 - Obama praises Medicaid Expansion, an increase of 24% due to ObamaCare
12/6/2013 - Another Blow to ObamaCare: Wisconsin delays Medicaid Enrollment
11/15/2013 - Obama Chides Media for Ignoring Good News on Obamacare—Medicaid Signups [Video]