posted on June 26, 2015 05:47 PM
Gov. Terry Branstad (R-Des Moines) says it was not a mistake for Iowa to not create a state exchange under Obamacare. Instead, Branstad says his administration is trying to make the best of a bad situation by attempting to restore stability to healthcare in Iowa and get people to take control of...
posted on November 21, 2014 02:32 PM
Congressman-elect David Young says he wants to govern, and he's willing to work with others in Congress and whoever is president in order to accomplish things in Washington. He says he hopes there is opportunity in the next two years to find common ground on tax reform, the Keystone XL Pipeline...
posted on July 11, 2014 04:31 PM
Democratic candidate for Congress in Iowa’s Fourth District Jim Mowrer (D-Boone) is the guest on this edition of Iowa Press. Mowrer is challenging incumbent Representative Steve King.
Joining Mowrer at the Iowa Press table are moderator Dean Borg; Kay Henderson, news director for Radio Iowa;...
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posted on July 11, 2014 01:50 PM
Democratic Fourth District Congressional candidate Jim Mowrer says he has some issues with the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) that need to be fixed. However, he says the country can't go back to a time when insurance companies could drop coverage when people got sick or because of pre-existing...
posted on April 24, 2014 09:52 PM
Businessman Mark Jacobs says the Affordable Care Act has caused Iowans to experience reduced work hours and caused the cancellation of some health care insurance.
posted on October 4, 2013 03:50 PM
Nick Gerhart (Iowa Insurance Commissioner), Dr. Andy McGuire (President and Chief Operating Officer for Meridian Health Plan), and Ken Croken (Vice President, Corporate Communications at Genesis Health) are the guests on this edition of Iowa Press. They discuss the Affordable Care Act and its...
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posted on October 4, 2013 03:48 PM
Dr. Andy McGuire, of Meridian Health Plan, and Ken Croken, of Genesis Health System, say Iowa has enough primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, etc. to handle increased demand for care through the Affordable Care Act.
posted on October 4, 2013 03:45 PM
Ken Croken of Genesis Health System says getting more uninsured Iowans signed up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act will help save everybody else money, in part because preventive care is more efficient and effective than emergency care.
posted on October 4, 2013 03:41 PM
Iowa Insurance Commissioner Nick Gerhart explains how the state's new health insurance exchange works under the Affordable Care Act and what options Iowans now have.