Fixin’ what ain’t broke

Fixin’ what ain’t broke

ShareRepublicans couldn’t have found a better target than Medicaid. It’s everything they hate—a huge government program that serves poor people and is administered by a nonprofit instead of private sector. Unfortunately, it was also working extremely well. Community...
Government by amateurs

Government by amateurs

ShareThe News & Observer began a series this weekend outlining the Medicaid problems facing North Carolina. Two things are clear. The system has had problems for a very long time. And, two, Pat McCrory has made the problems worse, not better.  In the big picture,...
The GOP’s Medicon expansion

The GOP’s Medicon expansion

ShareSo far, Pat McCrory and the legislature have rejected the Medicaid expansion that would offer healthcare to 500,000 North Carolinians because:  Medicaid is broken. they don’t trust the federal government to follow through on their commitment. it would be too...

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