Category Archives: Health Care Reform

Lt. Gov. Northam: The fierce urgency of now

Thanks to Ashley Bauman <ashley@vademocrats.org> for this note from Lt Gov Northam. By Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam © February 25, 2014 Over the past few months, a lot has been said about the need to provide health care to the commonwealth’s most hard-working … Continue reading

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Ralph Northam on This Week in Richmond

Important comments on the job of Lt. Governor – Medicaid Expansion, transportation, education and all of the important issues before Virginia in the coming years:

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How Terry McAuliffe is putting jobs first

The McAuliffe plan to grow Virginia’s economy and create jobs has four primary components: investing in Virginia’s transportation systems reforming PreK-12 education and supporting workforce development programs through our community colleges diversifying Virginia’s economy strengthening Virginia’s healthcare system through Medicaid … Continue reading

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Medicaid expansion moves forward for most states

A key provision of Obamacare is Medicaid expansion, expanding the range of persons eligible for Medicaid to low income individuals and families. States have the option to participate or not participate. The entire cost of this expansion is paid by … Continue reading

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Medicaid Expansion: Statement from Brian Moran

Democratic Party of Virginia Chairman Brian Moran released the following statement on July 12, 2012, urging Governor Bob McDonnell to put politics aside and opt Virginia in to the Medicaid expansion program set forth by the Affordable Care Act: “Right … Continue reading

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Brian Moran statement on arrests in Richmond

Brian Coy, brian@vademocrats.org March 5, 2012 McDonnell Set the Stage for Capitol Arrests – Democratic Party of Virginia Chairman Brian Moran released the following statement today following a peaceful demonstration over the weekend at the Virginia Capitol that ended in … Continue reading

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How do they get those polls to say that?

Here is how they get a majority of people polled to say that HCR should be repealed and that cutting spending, cutting taxes, paying down the national debt, and improving the nation’s security should be the top priority in the … Continue reading

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