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ObamaCare Premium Rates Rising: Tennesseans Paying the Price

With ObamaCare rates on the rise anyone who signed up under the “Affordable”Care Act can brace for a premium rate increase ranging from 7.5%-22% next year. The Tennessean reported: As a result, BlueCross said, consumers will experience rate increases between 6.1 and 21.7 percent, depending on the product they have bought. It’s difficult to nail [...]

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AFP Applauds Stop ObamaCare Act Passage 69-24 in TN House

February 25, 2014

Bill puts TN’s fiscal future “ahead of President’s empty promises,” says director Ogles. NASHVILLE – Americans for Prosperity – Tennessee (AFPTN) applauds the passage of House bill 937, the Stop Obamacare Act. The sponsor, Rep. Jeremy Durham stated: “This legislation ensures that the legislature will have the ability to block any proposed Medicaid Expansion pursuant [...]

Stop ObamaCare Act Passes House 69:24

February 25, 2014 J

(February 24, 2014) NASHVILLE – Americans for Prosperity – Tennessee (AFPTN) applauds the passage of House bill 937, the AFP sponsored Stop Obamacare Act. The sponsor, Rep. Jeremy Durham stated: “This legislation ensures that the legislature will have the ability to block any proposed Medicaid Expansion pursuant to Obamacare. The bill also provides that any [...]

AFP Sponsored Stop ObamaCare Act Heads for Full Vote

February 19, 2014

NASHVILLE (2/18/2014) – The Stop ObamaCare Act passed key House and Senate Committees with ease today. Sponsors of HB 937 / SB 804, Representative Jeremy Durham and Senator Brian Kelsey expect this innovative legislation to reach the main chamber floors for a full vote early next week. Americans for Prosperity State Director Andrew Ogles stated: [...]

AFP-TN Sponsored “Stop ObamaCare Act” Advances

February 13, 2014

(February 13, 2014) NASHVILLE – Americans for Prosperity – Tennessee (AFPTN) State Director Andrew Ogles issued the following statement Wednesday after the Tennessee House of Representatives Finance Ways and Means Subcommittee passed the Stop ObamaCare Act (HB937) requiring any Medicaid expansion under ObamaCare to be approved by the legislature: “The sponsors of the Stop ObamaCare [...]

Stop ObamaCare Act Gains Momentum with AFP Support

February 05, 2014

(February 4, 2014) NASHVILLE – Americans for Prosperity – Tennessee (AFPTN) is pleased to announce the passage of the Stop ObamaCare Act through the Insurance and Banking Committee. Representative Jeremy Durham’s HB 937 continues to gain momentum and support from legislators.                                                                                                                     The bill prohibits Medicaid Expansion as mandated by ObamaCare unless authorized by the Tennessee [...]