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St. Luke’s CEO: Supreme Court Decision Hung on Two Words

The Supreme Court of the United States has issued its decision in King v. Burwell, a case that posed the second significant threat to the Affordable Care Act (the first being National Federation of Independent Business v. Sebelius, decided in 2012, in which the individual mandate was challenged as being unconstitutional). I previously wrote about […]

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Fulcher releases another video knocking Otter on state exchange

Senate Majority Caucus Chairman Russ Fulcher continues to focus on Gov. Butch Otter’s decision to create a state-based health insurance exchange rather that defer to a federal exchange. In an online video released Tuesday morning, Fulcher repeats a clip from

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Did Otter really never lobby Legislature while he was in Congress?

Gov. Butch Otter’s statement Wednesday that he never used his clout as a member of Congress to jawbone state legislators has raised an eyebrow or two among foes trying to kill his state-run health insurance exchange. The example cited is

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