Archive for category: Medicare & Medicaid

Governor Corbett’s Visit to Crozer-Chester Medical Center

While it is noteworthy that Governor Corbett has decided to sign Senate Bill 5, our patients and Crozer-Chester Medical Center face a much larger problem that the governor has refused to resolve: the federally funded expansion of Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act.

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PASNAP Statement of Support for the ACA Expansion of Medicaid in Pennsylvania

The Pennsylvania Association of Staff Nurses and Allied Professionals (PASNAP) strongly encourages Governor Tom Corbett to participate in the Affordable Care Act’s Medicaid Expansion.

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Medicaid on the Ballot

By Paul Krugman, NYtimes.com

There’s a lot we don’t know about what Mitt Romney would do if he won. He refuses to say which tax loopholes he would close to make up for $5 trillion in tax cuts; his economic “plan” is an empty shell.

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Is America Broke? Not With a Robin Hood Tax

By John Nichols, TheNation.com

When The Nation published its “People’s Platform” prior to the recent Republican and Democratic conventions, the first plank in the proposal to move our politics in “a more boldly progressive direction” was a call for a Robin Hood Tax.

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