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Medicaid Expansion Discussion on AZ Illustrated, March 15

March 18, 2013 J,

Thanks to AZ Illustrated’s Jim Nintzel for having AFP-Arizona director Tom Jenney on the show on March 15 to debate the proposed expansion of Medicaid (AHCCCS) in Arizona under ObamaCare.  Jenney debated Rep. Steve Farley (D-Tucson), TMC hospitalist Dr. Matt Heinz and Prof. Dave Wells of the Grand Canyon Institute. One small error:  Jenney said that [...]

Video from AFPF-AZ panel on American education

February 02, 2013 J,

Thanks to WesternFreePress.com for taping and posting videos from AFP Foundation Arizona’s January 28, 2013 forum on the future of education reform in America, our contribution to National School Choice Week. Video #1   http://youtu.be/XEQAh9Ct9EM Video #2   http://youtu.be/XPYoddd0E6Q Video #3   http://youtu.be/1VObc9lQgJY   Like this post? Chip in $5 to AFP.

AFP-Arizona op-ed against the ObamaCare Medicaid expansion

January 28, 2013 J,

Thanks to the Arizona Republic for printing AFP-Arizona director Tom Jenney’s op-ed on January 27 against the proposed Medicaid expansion under ObamaCare. Correction & Apology from Tom Jenney, posted 2 Feb 2013:  At this point, I believe that Rep. Heather Carter had (and has) no intention to use HB 2045 as the vehicle for the Medicaid [...]

AFP-AZ director Tom Jenney on Sunday Square-Off

January 28, 2013 J,

Thanks to Brahm Resnik and Channel 12 for putting AFP-Arizona director Tom Jenney on Sunday Square-Off on January 27.  In a short segment, Jenney got in some comments against the proposed Medicaid expansion under ObamaCare, which would be funded in part by a hospital bed tax. http://bcove.me/ornwumbr Like this post? Chip in $5 to AFP.

Correction to Howard Fischer article on Jan 16 Brewer Medicaid presser

January 17, 2013 J,

Correction to Howard Fischer’s article for Capitol Media Services about Gov. Brewer’s January 16 press conference about the proposed Medicaid expansion under ACA/ObamaCare: Fischer’s first two paragraphs about the AFP-Arizona response are accurate: Tom Jenney, the state director of Americans for Prosperity, disputed savings to business, saying uncompensated care results in “negligible cost shifting” to [...]