Obamacare http://hppr.org en Kansas: Incumbent U.S. Senator Roberts signs Obamacare repeal http://hppr.org/post/kansas-incumbent-us-senator-roberts-signs-obamacare-repeal <p></p><p>Republican U.S. Senator Pat Roberts recently signed a pledge sponsored by the conservative women’s organization, Independent Women’s Voice.&nbsp; The pledge is to repeal, defund and dismantle the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare <a href="http://www2.ljworld.com/weblogs/elections2014/2014/jul/2/roberts-signs-obamacare-repeal-pledge/">blogged Peter Hancock for the Lawrence Journal-World</a>.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 05:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 34001 at http://hppr.org Kansas: Incumbent U.S. Senator Roberts signs Obamacare repeal Huelskamp: A tactical change on Obamacare http://hppr.org/post/huelskamp-tactical-change-obamacare <p></p><p>The same man who was pushing to shut down the government just a few weeks ago to defund the Affordable Care Act, now says another government shutdown to stop funding for ACA isn’t likely to happen in January according to a recent <strong><a href="http://www.politico.com/story/2013/11/tea-partier-shifts-tactics-on-obamacare-99567.html">Politico story</a></strong>.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 06:00:02 +0000 Cindee Talley 24178 at http://hppr.org Huelskamp: A tactical change on Obamacare Obamacare Symposium in Amarillo: Panhandle Politicians Speak http://hppr.org/post/obamacare-symposium-amarillo-panhandle-politicians-speak <p></p><p>The Amarillo Area Foundation recently hosted a symposium hoping to provide answers many have about the Affordable Care Act which many have dubbed Obamacare. Health care providers, administrators, business owners, and other citizens came to find out more according to <strong><a href="http://amarillo.com/news/local-news/2013-10-10/area-politicians-experts-talk-obamacare">the Amarillo Globe News</a></strong>.</p><p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 05:00:03 +0000 Cindee Talley 22835 at http://hppr.org Obamacare Symposium in Amarillo: Panhandle Politicians Speak Obamacare could be a tough sell in rural America http://hppr.org/post/obamacare-could-be-tough-sell-rural-america <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Affordable Care Act, often called “Obamacare,” takes a big step forward Oct. 1 when new health insurance marketplaces open for enrollment. Rural families are more likely to qualify for subsidized coverage, but reaching them to sign up will be part of the challenge.</span></p><p>So, will farm country take advantage of new health insurance subsidies? That’s the question in Nebraska.</p><p>Almost 200,000 Nebraskans don’t have health insurance. Nearly half of them are spread across the state’s rural areas.</p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 21:19:36 +0000 Grant Gerlock 21872 at http://hppr.org Obamacare could be a tough sell in rural America