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Congressional Candidate Jim Mowrer

posted on July 11, 2014 04:31 PM

Congressional Candidate Jim Mowrer Play Video 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;... Watch Full Episode

Mowrer says he'd probably be bankrupt without Obamacare

posted on July 11, 2014 01:50 PM

Mowrer says he'd probably be bankrupt without Obamacare Play Video 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... Watch Story

Jacobs says “Obamacare” will hurt Iowans and result in fewer jobs

posted on April 24, 2014 09:52 PM

Jacobs says “Obamacare” will hurt Iowans and result in fewer jobs Play Video 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. Watch Story

Affordable Care Act | Nick Gerhart, Dr. Andy McGuire, and Ken Croken

posted on October 4, 2013 03:50 PM

Affordable Care Act | Nick Gerhart, Dr. Andy McGuire, and Ken Croken Play Video 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... Watch Full Episode

Can healthcare providers handle increased demand?

posted on October 4, 2013 03:48 PM

Can healthcare providers handle increased demand? Play Video 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. Watch Story

Affordable Care Act will create efficiencies

posted on October 4, 2013 03:45 PM

Affordable Care Act will create efficiencies Play Video 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. Watch Story

How Iowa's new health insurance exchange works

posted on October 4, 2013 03:41 PM

How Iowa's new health insurance exchange works Play Video 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. Watch Story

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