On page 39: gigantic Medicaid cuts — seniors in nursing homes would be thrown out and millions of children will lose health care. On page 136: Waivers by states to not cover essential health care like maternity, mental health, etc.
A local woman wanting to speak to Sen. James Lankford used Twitter to get in touch when she saw him on a plane.
While Congress debates the future of the Affordable Care Act, many citizens fear they will lose coverage.
Rep. Forrest Bennett’s proposed bill would divert some alcohol sales tax revenue to support health care.
Hobby Lobby owners donated money to a political action committee supporting presidential hopeful Marco Rubio.
“I really mean this,” said Monson. “All the years I had insurance, I never received this type of care.”
Mary Fallin might be warming up to Obamacare.
According to Oklahoma Policy Institute, Fallin has refused to expand Medicaid coverage to 131,000 lowincome Oklahomans. She said no to federal government funding for 100 percent of Oklahomans’ expanded coverage for the first three years, which would have been followed by a gradual reduction of cost coverage to 90 percent by 2020 and thereafter. Since…
Attorney General Scott Pruitt continues his futile attempt to have it declared unconstitutional. Gov. Mary Fallin refuses to accept our tax dollars back from Washington, D.C., to cover Oklahomans most in need of health coverage. Insurance Commissioner John Doak calls the ACA a “disaster,” and although his agency has received a federal grant to inform…
“All of a sudden, everyone hears this big, baritone voice, and it reverberated throughout the entire building,” said Karen Orr, the gallery owner. “I can’t get that out of my head. There was no microphone, and it wasn’t required.” Belt, an attorney and urban developer, was known for working behind the scenes and doing little…