Disrupt This: Jettison Medicare and Medicaid

Dr. Marilyn Singleton: “Disruptive innovation” is all the buzz. Repealing the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is so last year. Well, disrupt this: repeal Medicare and Medicaid and get the government out of the medical care business.

Video & Transcript: Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds’ 2018 Condition of the State

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds focused on water quality, tax reform, ending sexual harassment, investing in small-town Iowa, Medicaid, mental health, opioid addiction, education spending, and career readiness as she laid out her agenda for the 2018 legislative session.

Priorities and Opportunities for the 2018 Iowa Legislative Session

The second year of the 87th Iowa General Assembly begins Monday, January 8th.  State Representative Steven Holt (R-Denison) highlights what he believes will be the main priorities this session.

The Scarlet Zero: MACRA Completes Government Takeover of Medicine

Dr. Kristin Held: In the 50 years since government vowed not to interfere with medicine whatsoever, it has almost completely taken us over.

GOP Senators Pitch Plan to Blockgrant Obamacare Funds to States

A new GOP bill repeals the structure of Obamacare and replaces it with an annual block grant given to states to help individuals pay for health care.

National Pro-Life Leaders Warn Republicans on Planned Parenthood Funding

Ten national pro-life leaders to Congressional Republicans: It is well past time to keep your campaign promise to defund Planned Parenthood.

Takeaways from the Sanders vs. Cruz Debate on Health Care

Kelvey Vander Hart: Here are the takeaways from the debate between U.S. Senators Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders over the future of health care in this country.

Iowa GOP Calls for Defunding Planned Parenthood

Iowa GOP State Central Committee passed a resolution calling for the defunding of Planned Parenthood by a nearly unanimous vote.

Arkansas Defunds Planned Parenthood

Arkansas is the 4th state to defund Planned Parenthood. Governor Asa Hutchinson ordered the Department of Human Services to cancel their Medicaid contracts.

Bobby Jindal Announces Termination of Medicaid Contract with Planned Parenthood

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal’s office announced today that the state was terminating its Medicaid contract with Planned Parenthood.

Nebraska Gov. Heineman Pushes Tax Cuts, Prison Reforms in State of State Address

(Watchdog.org) Lincoln, NE – Nebraska Gov. Dave Heineman renewed his call for…

Labor Union Wins: Illinois Ends Private Medicaid Review

(Watchdog.org) Springfield, IL – Illinois has fired the private company that found…

End Taxpayer Funding of Abortion in Iowa

It still isn’t too late for the Iowa Legislature to end the taxpayer funding of abortion as it is being negotiated in a conference committee.

Iowa Taxpayers Can’t Afford to Expand Medicaid

It is not reasonable to Iowans to continue to expand a Medicaid by 150,000 Iowans and to saddle the hard-working taxpayers with the ongoing expense.

Terry Branstad Heckled by Abortion Supporters

Iowa Governor Terry Branstad was heckled by unidentified pro-abortion activist during his remarks at “The Roe v. Wade Effect” luncheon in Des Moines.