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Americans for Prosperity Calls Study on Certificate of Need Laws Showing Higher Costs, Reduced Access as Reason to Repeal NH CON Law

July 18, 2014 J,

MANCHESTER – Americans for Prosperity – New Hampshire (AFP-NH) pointed to a newly released study by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University showing that Certificate of Need (CON) laws drive up health care costs by constricting supply and reduce access by limiting medical equipment as a reason to accelerate the demise of New Hampshire [...]

New TV Ads to Kuster and Shaheen: ObamaCare not Working in NH

July 17, 2014 J,

MANCHESTER – Americans for Prosperity – New Hampshire (AFP-NH) today began airing two new ads reminding Representative Ann Kuster and Senator Jeanne Shaheeen of the destructive impact the Affordable Care Act, commonly called ObamaCare, is having on New Hampshire.  The new Shaheen ad also notes how a bill Senator Shaheen sponsored as a New Hampshire state senator (SB [...]

Americans for Prosperity Says ObamaCare Already Blowing Hole in State Budget as DHHS Announces 11,000 Increase in Medicaid Enrollment

July 11, 2014 J,

MANCHESTER – Americans for Prosperity – New Hampshire (AFP-NH) today pointed to a report that New Hampshire’s Medicaid program unexpectedly expanded by 11,000 as a result of the Affordable Care Act, commonly called ObamaCare, as evidence that the law is blowing a hole in the state’s budget.  Since the new enrollees are covered under the [...]

Americans for Prosperity Says It’s Time for Senator Shaheen to Bring Clarity on the Issue of Raising the Gas Tax

July 07, 2014 J,

MANCHESTER – Americans for Prosperity – New Hampshire (AFP-NH) today called for Senator Jeanne Shaheen to take a position on a proposed federal gas tax increase.  The Senator has told the Portsmouth Herald that she supports hiking the gas tax at a meeting in June.  Subsequently, a Shaheen campaign spokesman told the Nashua Telegraph that [...]

Americans for Prosperity Comments on Shaheen Calling for Expanding Transportation Spending on Same Day as 23% Gas Tax Hike Starts

July 01, 2014 J,

MANCHESTER – Americans for Prosperity – New Hampshire (AFP-NH) today offered the following comments on Sen. Jeanne Shaheen’s call, at a press event in Windham, for growing transportation spending on the same day that New Hampshire increased its tax on gas and diesel by 23%.  Last month, Sen. Shaheen called for an increase in the [...]