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What Ike Legget Really Thinks of the Homeless in MoCo

It’s somebody else’s problem.


From the article:  “The lack of affordable housing and the number of homeless are regional problems, and neighboring jurisdictions must do their share to help solve them, he said.  182 more words

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Obamacare Extortion

US News: So far, my personal experience with the Affordable Care Act brings one word consistently to mind: Extortion. So when politicians and beltway operatives say things like “Obamacare is the law and people need to accept that,” I’m bitterly disappointed. 721 more words


Skipped care a side effect of high-deductible health plans

Seattle Times: Cammi Chase was thrilled to think she had solved the conundrum that is individual health insurance. Thanks to the Affordable Care Act and federal subsidies, last December… 892 more words


Obamacare's Christmas surprise: You may be enrolled in an insurance plan not of your choosing

In a Dec. 19 op/ed for The Washington Times, Congressman Mark Meadows (R-NC) warns Americans that Obamacare — via the Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS) Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) — has a nasty surprise for us on Christmas Day. 706 more words

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Uninsured Under the ACA: Millions of Americans Can't Afford Coverage

Yahoo: Rocky Rush, a 37-year-old single father from Nebraska, has gone without health insurance for years due to the cost, and the Affordable Care Act hasn’t changed that… 804 more words


When Does MoCo Plan on Solving the Homeless Problem? The Data Says Never.

True Montgomery decided to take a look and see exactly how many contracts Montgomery County has that targets helping the homeless find help or, hopefully, homes. 315 more words

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