by Jackie Bodnar Washington, DC – FreedomWorks applauds North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory’s announcement yesterday to resist a state health insurance exchange, leaving that task to the federal government. Governor McCrory’s decision to reject the state exchanges overturns the actions of the previous Governor, Bev Perdue, who had started the process of setting up a [...]

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By Josh Withrow Idaho is among the reddest of red states, and would seem to be an obvious frontrunner among the states resisting ObamaCare’s health care exchanges.  Indeed, Idaho Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter has long been a vocal opponent of ObamaCare, and even signed an executive order banning his state’s employees from enforcing ObamaCare. And [...]

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By Ryan Riebe In his second inaugural address on January 21, 2013, President Barack Obama stated that “we must make the hard choices to reduce the cost of health care and the size of our deficit.” With regard to health care, all indications are that the price of health insurance will increase as a result [...]

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By Jackie Bodnar WASHINGTON, DC- Following news that the White House extended the February 15th deadline for states to adopt health care exchanges for a second time, this time indefinitely, FreedomWorks’ Vice President of Health Care Policy Dean Clancy commented: “The decision to postpone the Governors’ exchange deadlines is a silent defeat for the White [...]

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By Loren Heal States should not implement health insurance exchanges as defined by Obamacare. There is no fiscal advantage to doing so. An exchange will not improve life for a state’s citizens, and there is great risk of political liability for officials responsible for an exchange. The House Energy and Commerce subcommittee on Health held [...]

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