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Federal Agency Hands Out Participation Trophies

According to the website for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), the mission of the agency “is to make markets for consumer financial products and services work for Americans — whether they are applying for a mortgage, choosing

CAGW Staff May 29, 2014
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What is the 340B Program and Why You Need to Care

Problems in the 340B drug discount program are growing and costs are increasing due as more entities participate in the program.

Elizabeth Wright May 14, 2014
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CAGW's Obamacare Horror Stories

You may remember Sen. Harry Reid’s (D-Nev.) infamous floor speech on February 26 regarding Obamacare Horror stories.  He said:

Elizabeth Wright April 27, 2014
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Not So Fast -- How Many Have Paid? How Many Were Previously Insured?

“ACA Total Blows Past 7 Million!” “Obamacare Comeback?” “More Than

Elizabeth Wright April 5, 2014
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Happy Birthday for Obamacare?

On March 23, 2010, President Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) into law.  The healthcare reform law is also known as the Affordable Care Act.

Elizabeth Wright March 25, 2014
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The Article One President Strikes Again

On Monday afternoon the Obama administration issued the final regulation for the implementation of the employer-shared responsibility provisions under the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare.

Elizabeth Wright February 12, 2014
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Disturbing News on Medicaid from Oregon

Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) in 2010 objected to the Affordable Care Act’s expansion of Medicaid, a “partnership” between state governments and Washington to provide healthca

Elizabeth Wright January 30, 2014
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More Transparency for Obamacare

Yesterday, the House of Representatives passed the Exchange Information Disclosure Act (H.R.

Elizabeth Wright January 18, 2014
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Maryland, My Maryland

On Sunday, January 12, the Washington Post wrote a highly critical article of

Elizabeth Wright January 17, 2014
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Transparency Bills for Obamacare

Today, the House passed H.R 3811, the “Health Exchange Security and Transparency Act.”  The bill would require the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to notify Americ

Elizabeth Wright January 10, 2014
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2014 -- Now We Get to Find Out What is in Obamacare!

Happy New Year!  CAGW is pleased to announce that it will reconstitute its Healthcare and Science Division.  Why you ask?  The October 1, 2013 roll-out of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), better known as Obamacare, and the following chaos demonstrated...

Elizabeth Wright January 7, 2014
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Obamacare Has Taken a Lickin...And It Still Isn't Tickin

Well, now that January 1 has come and gone many of us get to experience the joys of government-controlled health insurance, better known as Obamacare or the Affordable Care Act.  (Yes they ARE the same thing.  There have

CAGW Staff January 3, 2014