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Category: Health Care Reform

ObamaCare: Walmart Changing Insurance for Part Time Employees

ObamaCare: Walmart Changing Insurance for Part Time Employees

Huffington Post reports: Walmart, the nation’s largest private employer, plans to begin denying health insurance to newly hired employees who work fewer than 30 hours a week, according to a copy of the company’s policy obtained by The Huffington Post. Under the policy, slated to take effect in January, Walmart also reserves the right to […]

ObamaCare: Unaffordable to Working Poor

ObamaCare: Unaffordable to Working Poor

But you say, “How can that be? I thought the Affordable Care Act would mean health insurance coverage for those very people. The working class who don’t qualify for Medicaid but don’t have coverage through their work or who have preexisting conditions…” From Bloomberg News: To Megan Hildebrandt, President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act means […]

ObamaCare: MN Exchange Cost Greater than Expected

ObamaCare: MN Exchange Cost Greater than Expected

Kaiser Health News is reporting today that Minnesota’s portion of the state’s health care insurance exchange will cost far more than originally anticipated. The state estimated the cost to be between $30 and $40 million. Instead they are now looking at $54 million for 2015. In addition, the state has asked the federal government for […]

ObamaCare: WI Hospital Cuts 140 Positions; Lays Off 50

ObamaCare: WI Hospital Cuts 140 Positions; Lays Off 50

A Madison, Wisconsin hospital has joined the ranks of employers directly affected by ObamaCare cuts. About 50 people face unemployment, as Meriter Hospital announces layoffs. These cuts are a direct result of the decreased in payments they will receive as a result of the Medicare cuts contained within ObamaCare. WKOW: On Tuesday, Meriter spokesperson Mary […]

ObamaCare: PA Community College Cuts Prof Hours

ObamaCare: PA Community College Cuts Prof Hours

  From the Huffington Post: The Community College of Allegheny County, PA will cut the hours of its part time employees due to the upcoming ObamaCare program. College President Alex Johnson sent an email announcement that these cuts would affect 200 adjunct professors and 200 other employees. Employees who work at least 30 hours per […]

ObamaCare: Cutting Hours in Cedar Falls, IA

ObamaCare: Cutting Hours in Cedar Falls, IA

Cedar Falls, Iowa joins the growing ranks of cities who are cutting back employee hours due to ObamaCare. ObamaCare requires employers to provide health insurance to employees who work at least 30 hours per week. Though the program doesn’t go into full effect until 2014 city officials are being told that there will be a […]

Supreme Court Orders New Hearing on Obamacare Religious School Challenge

Supreme Court Orders New Hearing on Obamacare Religious School Challenge

The U.S. Supreme Court has breathed new life into the anti Obamacare movement by ordering the 4th U.S. Circuit Appeals court to hear Liberty University’s challenge to the Affordable Care Act known as Obamacare. The university had brought an action against having to implement the law on the grounds of equal protection and religious freedom. […]

Skipped Your Flu Shot? TriHealth Says You're Fired.

Skipped Your Flu Shot? TriHealth Says You’re Fired.

TriHealth sent termination notices to 150 employees for not getting a flu shot. The shots were listed as mandatory to the 10,800 workers of the hospital and doctors group in Cincinnati and offered free to all. Employees had one month to get the shots before receiving the termination letters. They can get the vaccination and […]

Liberals: Time To Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Liberals: Time To Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

The additional cost of providing ObamaCare has gone political, particularly for Papa John’s Pizza. Erin Haust and Matt Vespa and Chris Vaca have written very good CDN articles explaining why the Papa John’s dust up is important to America’s freedom. In another article, Chris Vaca says, “I bring this up because once again they show […]

Swing State Voters: Obamacare Will Cost You $$

Swing State Voters: Obamacare Will Cost You $$

Three years after its passage the majority of Americans still are opposed to the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare).  A reelection of President Obama will assure that health care in America is forever changed. A vote for Mitt Romney will pave the way to repeal or change Obamacare. The effects of Obamacare are far reaching and […]

Attn Seniors: Obamacare is Not Medicare Friendly

Attn Seniors: Obamacare is Not Medicare Friendly

What will happen when your grandma falls and breaks her hip? Will she get the care she deserves? This young man’s grandma worked hard raising her family and once the kids were raised went back to school so she could work outside the home. Is it right that the promised Medicare services, the program she […]

What Makes Free Birth Control Expensive

What Makes Free Birth Control Expensive

Initially, when my local pharmacy informed me that the nine dollar co-pay on my birth control was now waived, I was surprised. When they went on to ask for my grocery card to give me gas points on the birth control I didn’t pay for, I was appalled. Free birth control and gas points sound […]

The American Healthcare Catastrophe: Who's Fooling Who?

The American Healthcare Catastrophe: Who’s Fooling Who?

This Administration falsely blames the high cost of healthcare on the American people. They smoke, they drink, they eat too many fatty foods, and they’re fat and lazy, with scheduled form of exercise. This is truly a hilarious act of “audacity” coming from a President and his First Lady, Government Agencies, The United States Senate, […]

Should We Give Planned Parenthood Taxpayer Funds?

Should We Give Planned Parenthood Taxpayer Funds?

A few friends were talking the other day about Planned Parenthood. For a few minutes please set aside the abortion issue and go through this with me. Planned Parenthood, as a non-profit organization dedicated to reproductive health, receives money from the federal government that allows them to provide services for low income women. Fair enough […]

Obamacare Impact on Businesses

Obamacare Impact on Businesses

Last week we heard that the Darden restaurant chain was considering moving employees from full to part time. This week it’s Applebee’s. These businesses are not alone in looking at ways to maintain their profitability. McDonald’s told investors last summer they also were looking at their number of full time employees. What’s the cause of […]