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Nicholas Horton

For States, ObamaCare’s Day of Reckoning is Here

Nicholas Horton, It’s officially 2017. A new year, full of new beginnings and opportunities. But for taxpayers and the truly vulnerable in ObamaCare expansion states, it’s the continuation (and acceleration) of a nightmare. As of January 1, states are on the hook for 5 percent of the expansion’s costs. And with more enrollees than states

Hundreds on Medicaid Waiting List Die After Illinois Expands ObamaCare

Nicholas Horton, The Illinois General Assembly opted to expand Medicaid through Obamacare in May 2013. This expansion created a new Medicaid category for able-bodied adults ages 19-64 with incomes below 138 percent of the federal poverty level. But the Medicaid program was designed to serve the truly vulnerable – the aged, the blind and the