Since the implementation of the Obamacare, the fight over medicaid expansion has been ongoing in states across the country. Should states expand Medicaid? What have been the results of Medicaid expansion. ...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — President Obama will visit Nashville on Wednesday to pressure state lawmakers to accept Obamacare and expand Medicaid after the legislature voted twice to reject expansion. “President Obama was out of touch with America when he jammed Obamacare through Congress and he is out of touch with Tennesseans as they have said repeatedly […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Americans for Prosperity Tennessee issued the following statement in response to today’s U.S. Supreme Court decision on the case King v. Burwell: “We will not let politics be a distraction in the discussion on healthcare; our focus should be on people” said Andrew Ogles, state director of Americans for Prosperity Tennessee. “Today’s […]
The following op-ed by Andrew Ogles, state director of Americans for Prosperity, ran on Thursday, May 5, 2015 in The Tennessean. The reality of our grassroots approach to politics is a lot different than you may have heard. The Tennessee chapter of Americans for Prosperity is supported by Tennesseans: activists, staff and donors alike. We […]
NASHVILLE – (4/2/2015) The Tennessee House of Representatives passed the AFP supported Right to Try Act in a unanimous vote today. This bill allows terminally ill patients access to experimental drugs that have passed the first round of the FDA approval process. As part of an overall plan to improve healthcare in Tennessee, the Right […]
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Americans for Prosperity Tennessee, with more 30,000 activists across the state, has re-launched a radio campaign to stop legislative action intended to expand Obamacare in the state. Radio ads, social media and grassroots activism led by AFP-TN was a significant factor in the defeat of the Insure Tennessee plan during the special […]