Health Care & Entitlements Legislative Alerts
By: Nicole Kaeding Medicaid is dominating state budget battles this year. States must decide whether to expand their Medicaid programs to include all individuals making below 138% of the federal poverty level—approximately $30,000 for a family of four. To finance this costly expansion, proponents are relying on gaming the Medicaid system through a highly technical [...]
If lawmakers were serious about improving health care and expanding coverage, then they should pursue reforms that embrace market mechanisms. President Obama’s health care law is entirely the wrong approach.
Americans for Prosperity is proud to support H.R. 351, which would repeal a key portion of the President’s health care law, the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB).
Americans for Prosperity is proud to join a coalition of organizations in support of the Protecting Seniors’ Access to Medicare Act, H.R. 351, which would repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB).
By: James Valvo Lost among the frenzy to raise taxes, the only substantive programmatic spending reduction that the two sides agree on is an adjustment to the way Social Security Cost of Living Adjustments (COLAs) are calculated. The current formula uses the Consumer Price Index for Urban Wage Earners (CPI-W); the two sides have agreed [...]