Health care reforms: What’s in store in N.C.? – News & Record

GREENSBORO — Even at their best, Medicaid and health care reforms seem like a complicated mess. Throw in years of questionable state software projects, damning audits and one of the most complex pieces of federal legislation in history — President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul is intrinsically tied to Medicaid — and the whole thing…Read more Health care reforms: What’s in store in N.C.? – News & Record

Romney continues to flip and flop on women’s rights, health care

Response: So for all of those who say he won the debate like I said is it really about emotions and anger or the facts? For me it is the facts and not who thinks who won. Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards and Mother Jones’ David Corn discuss Mitt Romney’s continuing habit to flip-flop on…Read more Romney continues to flip and flop on women’s rights, health care

Mitt Romney, On 60 Minutes, Cites Emergency Room As Health Care Option For Uninsured

Response: When I think about Mitt Romney the following comes to mind: "Ignorance will never end. Even those with money can’t buy SENSE!!" Author: Curmilus Dancy II The Political Agitator WASHINGTON — Downplaying the need for the government to ensure that every person has health insurance, Mitt Romney on Sunday suggested that emergency room care…Read more Mitt Romney, On 60 Minutes, Cites Emergency Room As Health Care Option For Uninsured

Health care law boosts OIC medical clinic – Rocky Mount Telegram

The Opportunities Industrialization Center has received a special designation and a new source of funding that will help the organization expand local health care services, officials said. Recently, the OIC was named a Federally Qualified Health Center. The new designation will help the organization to increase the amount of services, the scope of services and…Read more Health care law boosts OIC medical clinic – Rocky Mount Telegram

House votes to repeal health care law – USA Today

Response: Thirty third yep 33rd vote, damn this means these jokers are determined to strike down Obamacare. If they could do this they feel they will have a leg to stand on in November. The Democrats in NC that voted along with them needs to change parties immediately. They are showing who they really are.…Read more House votes to repeal health care law – USA Today

Larry Kissell’s health care stance prompts black backers to pull support – News & Observer

WASHINGTON — A Democratic Party feud emerged Thursday as African-American backers of U.S. Rep. Larry Kissell pulled their support after his decision not to endorse President Barack Obama and his plan to vote to repeal the health care law. The N.C. 8th Congressional District Black Leadership Caucus political action committee, meeting in Hamlet, announced it…Read more Larry Kissell’s health care stance prompts black backers to pull support – News & Observer

Lawmakers split along party lines on health care ruling – Rocky Mount Telegram

Lawmakers representing the Twin Counties reacted along party lines Thursday to the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling upholding the national health care reform law. The court’s 5-4 ruling upheld the constitutionality of President Barack Obama’s health care law, including the hotly disputed individual mandate that requires virtually all Americans to purchase health insurance or pay a…Read more Lawmakers split along party lines on health care ruling – Rocky Mount Telegram

What the Supreme Court’s ruling means for your health care

Thursday, June 28, 2012   What the Supreme Court’s ruling means for your health care Today, the Supreme Court issued a historic ruling: They upheld the Affordable Care Act and ensured that millions of American families will have access to health care and protection from the worst abuses of the insurance industry. Lots of people…Read more What the Supreme Court’s ruling means for your health care

Butterfield Announces $1.3 Million in Funding for Greene County Health Care, Inc.

U.S. Representative G. K. Butterfield First District of North Carolina For Release:  Immediate Date:  December 8, 2011 Contact: Kezmiché "Kim" Atterbury Phone: (202) 225.3101 Mobile: (202) 465.5125 Butterfield Announces $1.3 Million in Funding for Greene County Health Care, Inc. WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman G. K. Butterfield (NC-01) today announced the awarding of a $1.3 million…Read more Butterfield Announces $1.3 Million in Funding for Greene County Health Care, Inc.

Former Romney advisor: Obama health care reform law is ‘the same f**king bill’ as Romney’s MassCare – Source: Daily Kos

Via Greg Sargent, Jonathan Gruber, the MIT professor who helped both Mitt Romney and President Obama draft their health care reform plans, unloads on Romney for claiming his plan is different than Obama’s: (Read more)

Politics This Week: Because Of The “Big Daddy Cain” Sexual Harassment Accusers In The News, Very Little Conversation On The US Supreme Court Validating Affordable Health Care Act Is Constitutional

Because of the Republican candidate Herman “Big Daddy” Cain being the top story in the news due to being accused of sexual harassment, very little is being said about the US Supreme Court validating that the Affordable Health Care Act is constitutional. I got so sick and tired of the Republicans and ignant Democrats talking…Read more Politics This Week: Because Of The “Big Daddy Cain” Sexual Harassment Accusers In The News, Very Little Conversation On The US Supreme Court Validating Affordable Health Care Act Is Constitutional

Obama Health Care Reform Ruling: Appeals Court Upholds Law

WASHINGTON — A conservative-leaning appeals court panel on Tuesday upheld the constitutionality of President Barack Obama’s health care law, as the Supreme Court prepares to consider this week whether to resolve conflicting rulings over the law’s requirement that all Americans buy health care insurance. (Read more) See related: Health law