Health Care & Entitlements Legislative Alerts
President Obama has empowered the IRS to enforce this law and oversee every American’s health insurance decisions. It is deeply concerning that all Americans will now be asked to turn over the private health insurance information about their children and families to a disgraced organization that has admitted to abusing the power which was entrusted [...]
The United States was founded on the principle of limited government and separation of powers. While these are basic elements of our Republic, apparently forming a group to teach others about them can land you on an IRS watch list. These tenets exist for a very important reason: power corrupts. We must limit the power [...]
AFP strongly opposes this attempt to limit competition and increase prescription drug prices, the Medicare Drug Savings Act of 2013 (S. 740, H.R.1588).
A new study shows that expanding Medicaid in Oregon resulted in no improvement in health outcomes.
Governor Beebe and his allies are moving to expand Medicaid in Arkansas. Under Beebe’s plan, Arkansas would expand Medicaid to cover all individuals below 138% of the federal poverty level, but the individuals would be put into President Obama’s health insurance exchanges, not the traditional Medicaid system. Read more from AFP on this flawed Medicaid expansion [...]