A report commissioned by the City of Columbus recently found that Obamacare may increase the cost of insuring unionized city employees, contrary to the 2010 health law’s sales pitch from supporters including Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman.
Conservatives were right to warn that Governor John Kasich’s embrace of the Obamacare Medicaid expansion would increase government spending and hurt Ohio’s labor force, a February 4 Congressional Budget Office (CBO) report affirms.
Briefs supporting Governor John Kasich’s enactment of the Obamacare Medicaid expansion from 21 parties including AARP, the Ohio Hospital Association (OHA), and several chambers of commerce were submitted to the Ohio Supreme Court on November 25.
An array of “progressive” groups warned in a November 22 Ohio Supreme Court brief that the justices would kill Ohioans by interfering with Governor John Kasich’s unilateral implementation of the Obamacare Medicaid expansion.
President Obama cited Governor John Kasich’s embrace of the Obamacare Medicaid expansion as proof the law works during two separate November 14 speeches, flailing to defend his signature legislative achievement while it hikes insurance costs nationwide and causes millions to lose their policies.
Governor John Kasich fumbled through a November 15 The O’Reilly Factor interview with guest host Laura Ingraham, frustrated by more thorough questioning about the Obamacare Medicaid expansion than any Ohio reporter has subjected him to.
Only 1,150 Ohioans selected plans through the Obamacare “Health Insurance Marketplace” in the first month following its launch, according to a November 13 release from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
Forty-four days into the launch of ObamaCare and a report released by the Obama Administration Wednesday provides a look at how many people bought health insurance through the exchange system in the first month of operation.
Hosts and contributors at MSNBC, leading Democratic Party officials, and New York Times columnist Paul Krugman have celebrated Governor John Kasich’s implementation of the Obamacare Medicaid expansion and the rhetoric he has used to justify circumventing Ohio’s legislature.
Labor unions and the Ohio Hospital Association are continuing their campaign to ensure Ohio is permanently locked into the Obamacare Medicaid expansion, which was unilaterally enacted by Governor John Kasich’s administration last month.