Georgia's Governor cites unknown costs, lack of flexibility in federal regulations.
Friday, November 16, 2012
Gov. Nathan Deal today told the Obama administration that Georgia will not set up its own health care exchange, citing the administration's "one-size fits all" approach and the high cost that the law places on states. “I remain committed to common sense health care solutions that empower consumers to take responsibility for their own health, motivate the private sector and drive efficiencies for consumers, employers and governments alike,” Deal said in a press release. “I continue to hope that we might finally engage in a serious conversation about restoring meaningful flexibility to states around health care programs.” Deal said the federal government needs to loosen regulations that restrict states’ options. He said he would support a "…
The North Fulton Republican will offer insight on what the House of Representatives is doing about the Affordable Care Act.
Friday, July 6, 2012
Rep. Tom Price, R-GA, will appear on Fox News Sunday on July 8 at 9 a.m. to offer insight into efforts to repeal the Affordable Care Act. The House of Representatives has set July 11 as the date to vote once again to repeal the Affordable Care Act, according to a release from the Republican Policy Committee, which Price chairs. Do Republicans have the votes to repeal "Obamacare?" What would replace it? Chris Wallace will question Price and Rep. Xavier Becerra, D-CA, vice chair of the House Democratic Caucus. Sixty-four percent of those voting in an unscientific poll on Alpharetta Milton Patch though the U.S. Supreme Court was wrong to let the Affordable Health Care Act stand. Read a transcript of the July 1 Fox News Sunday: White House…