AFP Applauds Lawmakers for Medicaid Compromise

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“Aligns with responsible tax-and-spend policies” RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity’s North Carolina chapter expressed appreciation to General Assembly leaders Tuesday for continuing to control Medicaid costs in a legislative compromise to be voted on this week.   “Just as quality, cost-effective healthcare is critical to prosperity for patients, our state government must provide reliable, predictable […]

ACTION ALERT: Senate Budget Sunsets Certificate of Need

“This is a call to action. Certificate of Need reform is the most important step North Carolina lawmakers can take to lowering health care costs and expanding access for millions of residents.” RALEIGH – North Carolina Senate leaders proposed a full repeal of the state’s Certificate of Need (CON) laws by 2019 in their biennium budget bill released […]

ACTION ALERT: Pass H.B. 200 in General Assembly

‘We have enough government in the doctor’s office’ The General Assembly is considering a bill to lower health care costs by reforming an intrusive regulation called Certificate of Need. Tell your representative to reform Certificate of Need Certificate of Need limits alternative, out-patient health care access by requiring new practices demonstrate a “need” for their […]

N.C. Senate Rules Chair files bill to repeal Certificate of Need

Senate Bill 702 is “bold leadership”  RALEIGH – Americans for Prosperity – North Carolina’s leading advocate for economic freedom – praised the bold leadership of N.C. Sen. Tom Apodaca this week and his effort to repeal Certificate of Need laws in this state. Senate Bill 702 – Repeal CON and COPA Laws State Director Donald Bryson issued the following […]