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Stop Medicaid Expansion Today

Maine’s state experience with expanding Medicaid, called Dirigo Health, proved to be a budget buster for Maine and did not come close to insuring the numbers promised. Adding more costly promises only ensures that more broken promises will come. The federal government cannot open Acadia National Park on schedule due to lack of funds. Are [...]

Issues

Same time, different place

March 04, 2014 J,

Don’t forget to meet us tomorrow at the State House at 9AM. We will join with the Governor and several state legislators in a new location – the Hall of Flags. We need your voice to help deliver the message that Obamacare Medicaid expansion will NOT save the state money. Let’s tell everyone that Maine [...]

Washington lies

March 03, 2014 J,

History proves Washington lies.  Come with us to the State House on Wednesday to help Maine from accepting the BIG lie: Obamacare Medicaid expansion will save money. Join us to give a thumbs-up to the legislators who stand for the truth and recognize what a budget buster Medicaid Expansion would be. Let’s tell the others [...]

91% saw an increase

February 14, 2014 J,

Last week, the National Small Business Association released its 2014 Small Business Health Care Survey. The survey reveals that 91% of respondents reported an increase in the costs of their health plans at their most recent renewal.  One in four small businesses saw cost increases exceeding 20% at their most recent renewal. When asked specifically [...]

no more empty promises

December 10, 2013 J,

The new budget agreement in Congress is another trillion-dollar backdoor deal that will increase government spending. If passed, this new increase will break Congress’ prior promise to cap spending at $967 billion, which was in the bipartisan supported Budget Control Act, or BCA. Government spending is out of control. The risky fiscal policies of our [...]