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Mizzou grad students lose health insurance thanks to Obamacare

Campus Reform: The University of Missouri (UM) told its graduate students on August 14 that it would no longer be providing subsidies for the students’ insurance coverage because of a recent IRS interpretation of the Affordable Care Act, more commonly known as Obamacare. 476 more words

Obama's America

Wheaton College ends student health insurance over Obamacare

Campus Reform: Wheaton College (Ill.) will no longer offer its students health care coverage after being denied a temporary exemption from the Obamacare contraceptive mandate. 284 more words

Liberals/Democrats/Left

MoCo Council Member Resigned that County Homelessness is a Fact of Life

We’re disappointed, though not surprised that Montgomery County Council member George Leventhal thinks homelessness is just how it is in Montgomery County.

Montgomery County has come up with no innovative, or even mildly interesting solutions to helping homeless working families. 35 more words

County Council

Obama revives Obamacare death panel

In the national debates/discussion leading up to Congress’ (which was then dominated by Democrats in both houses) passage of Obamacare, aka the Orwellian-named Affordable Care Act, Sarah Palin was roundly vilified by the media for warning Americans about “death panels.” 457 more words

Liberals/Democrats/Left

3 Areas State & Local Agencies Are Looking to Transform IT and Healthcare Management

by Rachel Eckert, Senior Analyst

In this new resource-constrained environment of “doing more with less,” state and local governments must find ways to increase delivery of Health & Human Services (HHS) to citizens without a corresponding increase to their budget. 307 more words

Market Intelligence

Oregonians' health premiums poised for big hikes next year

Oregon Live: More than 220,000 Oregonians who buy their own health insurance are poised to pay higher premiums next year — some of them a lot higher. 663 more words

Liberals/Democrats/Left

Government bureaucracy: Labor Department employee surfed porn on his government computer for hours every day and it took 15 WEEKS to fire him

Daily Mail: A U.S. Department of Labor employee admitted last that he downloaded pornography on his government computer every day for months while on the job, but it took the cabinet-level agency 15 weeks to fire him… 511 more words

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