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Entitlements Videos - Obamacare, Medicaid Expansion and Welfare Reform

Obamacare, Medicaid Expansion and Welfare Reform
1:12:00
August 14, 2015
The first panel discusses the debate over the expansion of Medicaid, the future of Obamacare after the King vs Burwell decision, and how Certificate of Need laws are restricting competition amongst health care providers and driving up costs. Speaking on this panel are Goldwater Institute Director of Healthcare Policy Naomi Lopez Bauman, Foundation for Government Accountability Senior Fellow Christina Herrera, and Arizona State Senator Kelli Ward. Moderating this panel is Heartland Government Affairs Director John Nothdurft.

1:01:58
January 21, 2016
The forth panel covers direct primary care, Medicaid reform, Obamacare and certificate of need laws. Speaking on this panel are Dr. Hal Scherz of Docs4PatietCare; Heartland State Government Relations Manager Logan Pike; and Vice President of Policy for the James Madison Institute Sal Nuzzo.
 
1:52:32
October 29, 2015
The first panel discusses the debate over the expansion of Medicaid, the future of Obamacare after the King vs Burwell decision, and how Certificate of Need laws are restricting competition amongst health care providers and driving up costs. Speaking on this panel are Missouri state Representative Diane Franklin (R-Camden County), American Dental Association’s Dr. Loren Feldner, and Research Director for the Foundation for Government Accountability Jonathan Ingram.
 
1:12:00
August 14, 2015
The first panel discusses the debate over the expansion of Medicaid, the future of Obamacare after the King vs Burwell decision, and how Certificate of Need laws are restricting competition amongst health care providers and driving up costs. Speaking on this panel are Goldwater Institute Director of Healthcare Policy Naomi Lopez Bauman, Foundation for Government Accountability Senior Fellow Christina Herrera, and Arizona State Senator Kelli Ward. Moderating this panel is Heartland Government Affairs Director John Nothdurft.
 
8:19
April 6, 2015
Gary MacDougal, lead author of the 2015 Welfare Reform Report Card, talks about why reforming welfare is important to pulling people out of poverty. Read the report and compare state-to-state here: https://www.heartland.org/welfare-reform
 
1:48:57
September 30, 2014
Moderator: Rep. Mary Kiffmeyer Christie Herrera, Rep. Janak Joshi, Peter Nelson The federal government has spent nearly $5 billion on state-based exchanges, debate continues over the expansion of Medicaid, and three states have passed legislation acknowledging a patient’s right to try experimental, potentially lifesaving, drugs. This panel will debate these health care issues and the future of Obamacare.
 
1:03:02
June 10, 2013
On May 29, 2013, Rep. Peter Roskam (R-IL) spoke at the Union League Club in Chicago about the threats to Medicare Part D and the state of health care in America. Part D has proven that a modernized system -- one that funds prescription drugs, focusing on the neediest seniors, and avoiding price controls on prescription drugs -- can bend the cost curve down AND provide quality patient service.
 
11:36
February 15, 2013
On Real News from The Blaze, Heartland Institute research fellow Ben Domenech explains the latest Congressional Budget Office report on the fiscal ramifications of Obamacare. He also reacts to the news that Gov. John Kasich of Ohio wants to implement the Medicaid expansion under Obamacare.
 
1:39:36
November 30, 2012
Healthcare is collapsing right before our eyes. We see it in the medical cost bubble about to burst, in the health insurance premiums we can no longer afford, and in aggressive over- ‐reach by our federal government.