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Bangor Luncheon, September 19: “ObamaCare and So-Called Preventative Activities”

Bangor Wednesday, September 19, 2012 26 Front Street Luncheon  12:30 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. “ObamaCare and So-Called Preventative Activities: How the Federal Government is Required to Waste $2 Billion in Taxpayer Dollars Each Year“   Mr. Joel Allumbaugh Director of the […]

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Why Maine should NOT expand Medicaid under Obamacare

One of the primary goals of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), commonly referred to as Obamacare, is to reduce the number of uninsured residents.  One key provision aimed

Auburn Event – “ObamaCare: Maine’s Stake In The Fight”

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Portland Event: ObamaCare – Maine’s Stake In The Fight

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Maine on the Front Lines in the Fight Against ObamaCare

 

 

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Report Shows Raising Taxes to Address DHHS Deficit Would Cost Maine 6,400 Jobs

  A report released today by The Maine Heritage Policy Center (MHPC) shows that raising taxes to address the estimated $121 million dollar DHHS budget gap for this

Raising Taxes for DHHS Budget Would Cost Private Sector Jobs

The Maine Department of Health and Human Services is running a serious budget deficit of an estimated $121 million for this year alone.  As lawmakers work to decide

FAQ for LD 1333 Maine's Health Reform Law

LD 1333 Explained: FAQs About Maine’s New Health Insurance Reform

On May 17, 2011, Governor Paul LePage signed into law a significant health reform package to help contain the spiraling cost of health insurance for all Mainers.  Before

Maine Medicaid Investigation

Shocking Video Reveals Vulnerability to Fraud within Maine’s Welfare System

DHHS Worker: “If you don’t have proof of income, then you have no income”

An outside investigation into Maine’s Medicaid system reveals a shocking potential for fraud within Maine’s

Health Insurance Reform Will Undo Decades of Premium-Hiking Policies

A new study released today by The Maine Heritage Policy Center (MHPC) explains how policies enacted in the early 1990's have driven Maine's insurance premiums higher and higher,