Is the ACA Affordable for You?

The affordability of the Affordable Care Act, aka ObamaCare, for Nebraskans and their fellow Americans is an issue for most. Around the country insurance companies have been bracing their customers for further rate shock. A new study from the University of Minnesota predicts that the worst is yet to come with costs projected to outpace […]

ObamaCare Medicaid Expansion Debate; Day 2 Recap

The second day of debate on ObamaCare Medicaid expansion picked up with the same intensity that it ended with the day before. Proponents and opponents continued to push their positions on the other with little success in changing the minds of their colleagues. After about two more hours of debate the call for cloture (to […]

ObamaCare Medicaid Expansion Debate; Day 1 Recap

March 18th was the first day of debate on whether or not the state should expand Medicaid under ObamaCare through LB 887. “For several hours, it wasn’t much of a debate,” wrote JoAnne Young (Lincoln Journal Star). Debate began with the proponents of LB 887 laying out their opening arguments for the bill in general. […]