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CATO: Blog: Ilya Shapiro: ObamaCare's Medicaid Expansion Violates Federalism


This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStateNow on WordPress, January, 2012 and then reposted

I would’ve gone farther to bring down healthcare costs with things like preventive care, taxing junk food and drink, getting junk food and drink out of public schools, encouraging people to eat healthy and exercise, mandatory physical education K-12 and other things. 422 more words

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Advocates Sue State Over Massive Medi-Cal Backlog, Low-Income Residents Waiting Months

SAN FRANCISCO (KPIX 5) — Advocates have filed suit against the state, saying hundreds of thousands of low-income Californians are being denied medical care because of a huge backlog of Medi-Cal applications. 169 more words

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A few ideas for better health management

At the end of March, I mentioned five items that people can more routinely do that would promote their wellness and possibly prevent health problems down the road.. 754 more words

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Los Angeles Times: Report: David G. Savage & Noam N. Levey: Medicaid Could be in U.S. Supreme Court's Sights


This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStateNow on WordPress, March, 2012 and then reposted

As part of trying to expand health insurance to uninsured Americans in 2010, when President Obama and Congressional Democrats created the Affordable Care Act in 2010, They put in a Medicaid prevision that required states to expand their Medicaid rolls by roughly twenty-million people. 455 more words

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A Great Explanation About Skinny, MEC and MVP Plans and the Employer Mandate

This week the law firm of Mintz Levin posted an outstanding explanation about the various types of lower cost health insurance plans large employers are considering to reduce their burden under PPACA’s employer mandate. 65 more words

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