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Hospital Lobbyists Push for Medicaid Expansion Making False Claims

Hospital Lobbyists Push for Medicaid Expansion Making False Claims

Hospital lobbyists have been claiming financial ruin of hospitals if Virginia does not expand Medicaid; however, hospital revenue as well as six-figure executive compensation packages tell a different story. These…

Medicaid Expansion: Don’t Buy Arkansas Plan’s Empty Promises

Medicaid Expansion: Don’t Buy Arkansas Plan’s Empty Promises

***BREAKING*** Gov. McAuliffe has proposed a 2-year “pilot program” of Medicaid Expansion.  Conveniently, two years is the time period during which the Feds pay ‘all’ the cost (not really). “Come…

Hospitals Make False Claims About Needing Medicaid Expansion

Hospitals Make False Claims About Needing Medicaid Expansion

Beware Virginians:  Watchdog.org has vigorously challenged the contention advanced by Medicaid expansion proponents and the Washington Post that expanding Medicaid is critical to economic survival of Virginia’s hospitals….continued.…

Risks of Medicaid Expansion

Risks of Medicaid Expansion

The Editorial in last week’s Connection [“Taking the Money”] does not include important facts about the risks of expanding Medicaid in Virginia: Currently Medicaid is already 22 percent of the…

Fight the Disinformation Campaign!

Fight the Disinformation Campaign!

    The Battle Rages On On Saturday March 15, OFA held a Medicaid expansion rally at the Capitol at 11am. Our side showed up to counter the astroturf. Read…

Marketplace Virginia is a Miserable Waste

Marketplace Virginia is a Miserable Waste

  Phil Kerpen has tweeted a chart using U. S. Government data to show the cost to state taxpayers for each person enrolled in state Obamacare exchanges. The pro-Medicaid expansion…

General Assembly Legislative Session Ends Without a Budget

General Assembly Legislative Session Ends Without a Budget

Proponents (mostly Democrats) and opponents (mostly Republicans) of expanding Medicaid within Virginia have now locked into a government stand-off that threatens to obstruct timely passing of a state budget and…

Sign the Petition to Stop Medicaid Expansion

Sign the Petition to Stop Medicaid Expansion

Breaking News : The General Assembly has adjourned without a budget.   The Democrats in the Senate (and a few Republicans) have decided to hold Virginia’s budget hostage to the…

Latest News on Medicaid Expansion

Latest News on Medicaid Expansion

  House votes to extend Session from March 8 to April 7, Senate rejects both that and separation of Medicaid expansion issue from Budget. McAuliffe calls March 24 special session. Democrats…

Medicaid Expansion Will Bankrupt Virginia & Your Wallet (Part 3 of 3)

Medicaid Expansion Will Bankrupt Virginia & Your Wallet (Part 3 of 3)

  Estimates by both the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) and the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) are that Virginia will receive … http://fairfaxfreecitizen.com/2014/02/07/commentary/post/medicaid-expansion-will-bankrupt-virginia-wallet-part-3/…