How is it that Arizona Tea Party Governor Jan Brewer understands the importance of expanding Medicaid but Rick Perry and David Dewhurst don’t? Expanding Medicaid would help over 1 million Texans gain insurance, allow hospital districts and counties to experience new financial and social benefits, and bring billions of dollars into Texas communities. Read More >>
The following is an overview of the impact the Romney/Ryan budget would have in Texas, followed by specific figures that demonstrate the impact on jobs, health care, and education. Also of note: Paul Ryan didn’t say Mitt Romney’s name when he spoke at the Texas GOP convention.Read More >>
Please call Governor Rick Perry at 888-530-9422 and tell him: "I don't want my federal tax dollars to go to other states' hospitals and health systems. Expand Medicaid, so Texans have coverage and our health dollars can come back to Texas!"Read More >>
Texas is waiting for the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Affordable Care Act with bated breath, because Texas politicians have been dragging their feet in passing legislation compatible with the Affordable Care Act. The state is fundamentally unprepared if the Supreme Court decides to uphold the ACA. Due to our huge poor population and the individual mandate, millions of people in Texas would be added to Medicaid.
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